Pet Cancer Information



Nutrition and Environment

  • It has been shown that malnutrition can increase the risk of complications from therapy and decrease survival times. Improved quality of life and improved response to therapy are observed in those with good nutritional status.
    Source: Animal Cancer Foundation
  • Cancer cells develop because of damage to DNA. Most often a dog’s DNA becomes damaged by exposure to something in the environment, such as tobacco smoke, pesticides or other carcinogens.
    Source: Morris Animal Foundation