Tag Archives: lymphoma

New Lymphoma Clinical Trials – Dogs Wanted to Participate

Thanks to the National Canine Cancer Foundation for sharing this new clinical trial opportunity with us.  If your dog has recently been diagnosed with lymphoma and you are interested in learning more about how to participate in this treatment research, … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Abby

I don’t normally post tributes to every dog that I meet who has lost their battle to cancer.  Maybe I should, but I don’t want to give the impression that cancer is a hopeless situation.  Sometimes it sure feels like … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Out On Life’s Little Wonders

[Post Update:  The real inspiration behind this post was a wonderful dog named Tyler, who happened to belong to Rob and Marisol Thomas.  Tyler was a beloved family member to Rob and Mari, and this past summer, he was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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Dogs Help Develop New Cancer Treatment

According to an article in the January issue of Dog Fancy Magazine, dogs with lymphoma are now able to take advantage of a new type of technology that they actually helped develop.  Leukophoresis machines, which harvest stem cells that have … Continue reading

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Radiation Therapy for Dogs

In addition to surgery and chemotherapy, radiation therapy is a common cancer treatment for dogs.  Depending on the type of cancer diagnosed, It can be used alone, in combination with chemotherapy, or used post surgery to kill any remaining cancer cells.  … Continue reading

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Integrative Cancer Treatment – Best of Both Worlds

Have you noticed how many natural food stores and alternative healing centers are popping up nowadays?  It’s an undeniable trend that can also be seen in the world of veterinary care as more pet guardians are seeking a holistic approach to … Continue reading

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Protect Your Pup with a Greener Lawn

Ahhh, spring!  The temperatures are rising, the flowers are blooming and the chemicals are out in full force once again.  From herbicides to kill weeds, fertilizers to feed the grass and pesticides to protect your gardening investment from destructive insects, there … Continue reading

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