Pet Education Cats
Pet Education Cats Pet Education Cats Pet Education Cats

Pet Pharmacy & Pet Meds
Free Shipping on orders over $49
Video Center
Register your shelter with Paws for a Cause at DrsFosterSmith.com
Signs of Cancer in Dogs and Cats
Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith
Cancer and Tumors
Print Article | Email Article
Bookmark and Share
Click here for a pdf version of this article.  See related products at DrsFosterSmith.com Pet Supplies
Q. What are the signs of cancer in dogs and cats?
 
A. According to the Veterinary Cancer Society, the 10 most common signs of cancer are:
  1. Abnormal swellings that persist or continue to grow.
  2. Sores that do not heal.
  3. Weight loss.
  4. Loss of appetite.
  5. Bleeding or discharge from any body opening.
  6. Offensive odor.
  7. Difficulty eating or swallowing.
  8. Hesitation to exercise or loss of stamina.
  9. Persistent lameness or stiffness.
  10. Difficulty breathing, urinating, or defecating.

These signs can also be present in many other diseases; they do not necessarily mean your dog or cat has cancer. Any dog or cat showing any of the above signs should be examined by a veterinarian.

Click here for a pdf version of this article.  See related products at DrsFosterSmith.com Pet Supplies  
Print Article | Email Article
 
 
Drs. Foster & Smith Lifestage Select® Premium Vitamins for Cats
Drs. Foster & Smith Lifestage Select® Premium Vitamins for Cats
As low as $8.99
 
Nutri-Cal for Cats
Nutri-Cal for Cats
As low as $6.99
 
Tomlyn Nutri-Stat™
Tomlyn Nutri-Stat™
As low as $4.99
 
Pet Tabs Feline FF (Feline Formula)
Pet Tabs Feline FF (Feline Formula)
As low as $6.99
 

Facebook YouTube Blog Connect with us

Subscribe to email newsletters:
featuring helpful articles, tips and online only product specials from Drs. Foster & Smith. Learn more here !

About Us Article Reprints Awards & Memberships Request a FREE Catalog Tell a Friend
Meet Our Staff Terms & Use Site Map Free Newsletters Links to Us
Visit our other websites: Doctors Foster and Smith Pet Supplies LiveAquaria.com - Quality Aquatic Life Direct to Your Door
For product information, call 1-800-826-7206

Copyright © 1997-2013, Foster and Smith, Inc. - 2253 Air Park Road, P.O. Box 100, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, 54501. All rights reserved.