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Thank You for Supporting the Paws 4 A Cure Walk

The company was wonderful even if the weather was not for the 4th Annual Paws 4 A Cure Walk on May 15 (aka the Soggy Doggy Walk). Georgia’s Legacy was proud to have a team this year and to walk … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to a True Cancer Hero

I started out the day in tears.  Lots of tears.  A dog died this past weekend, and he was a very special dog to me and many others.  His name was Rukkus.  I met him and his mom Mindy several … Continue reading

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From Heartache to Hope: Rocky the Bulldog’s Battle with Cancer

Despite all of the advances in human and veterinary medicine that have taken place in recent years, hearing the word CANCER still provokes universal anxiety and fear.  It’s one of those things that you can never be fully prepared for … Continue reading

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Treating Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs – Video

In this video, Dr. Mona Rosenberg, a Board Certified Veterinary Oncologist from Veterinary Cancer Group in Tustin, CA,  discusses mast cell tumors in dogs: what they are, how they are diagnosed and an overview of treatment options.  Mast Cell Tumor Treatments for … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Story – Mast Cell Cancer and Palladia

Ever since the FDA announced approval of the drug Palladia this past June to treat Mast Cell Cancer in dogs, many people have been looking into this as a treatment option, since mast cell tumors are one of the most … Continue reading

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New Canine Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

Pfizer Animal Health announced yesterday that the FDA has approved the first drug to exclusively treat canine cutaneous mast cell cancer.  Up until now, dogs with cancer have been treated using human cancer drugs, with modified protocols.  Palladia, which is … Continue reading

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Educating Yourself About Canine Cancer

As many who have successfully battled cancer will tell you, one of the keys to managing the disease is educating yourself.  Knowing exactly what you’re dealing with, what options are available and what others have experienced are all key components … Continue reading

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