Things To Know

Warning Signs of Canine Cancer.

The 10 early warning signs of cancer are:

  • Abnormal swellings that persist or continue to grow
  • Sores that do not heal
  • Weight loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Bleeding or discharge from any body opening
  • Offensive odor
  • Difficulty eating or swallowing
  • Hesitation to exercise or loss of stamina
  • Persistent lameness or stiffness
  • Difficulty breathing, urinating, or defecation

When To Rush To The Vet.

Keeping an eye on your pet can help to save their life should they develop a serious medical problem.

Here are some common symptoms that should prompt you to seek medical attention right away

  • Bloating or swelling of the abdomen
  • Unconsciousness
  • Bloody diarrhea
  • Uncontrollable bleeding
  • Unprecedented convulsions
  • Labored breathing
  • Vomiting blood
  • Lethargy

Paying attention to these early signs could be the difference between life and death for your dog.