Episodes

Amputation for Dogs with Osteosarcoma Cancer

April 25, 2012

Are you considering amputation for your pup diagnosed with osteosarcoma? Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Dressler, co-authors of The Dog Cancer Survival Guide, weigh in on amputation as surgical treatment for dogs with osteosarcoma.

Dog Cancer Surgery - When is Surgery a Good Option

April 18, 2012

When is surgery a good option for the treatment of dog cancer? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger discuss their perspectives on surgical treatment of dog cancer and the different types of surgery that maybe performed.

Dog Cancer and Apoptosis and Apoptogens

April 4, 2012

What is apoptosis and how does it play a role in dog cancer? Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Dressler discuss the importance of apoptosis, how it works to rid the body of cancerous cells, and how to promote apoptosis.

Dog Breeds Most Likely to get Cancer

March 28, 2012

Are there certain dog breeds that are more susceptible to cancer? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger discuss the predispositions that some dog breeds carry for certain types of dog cancers.

How to know when it’s time to say ‘Good Bye’

March 14, 2012

How will you know when the battle with your dog’s cancer is over? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger discuss life quality with dog cancer and the process of how to decide when it is time to say goodbye to your beloved companion.

Dog Cancer Diet - What to Feed a Dog with Cancer

March 7, 2012

Are you aware of the value of diet in managing your dog’s cancer? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger discuss the importance of diet in the management of dog cancer and the impact diet may have on your dog’s life quality.

Getting a Second Opinion on Your Dog’s Cancer Diagnosis

Feb. 29, 2012

Are you considering getting a second opinion regarding your dog’s cancer? Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Dressler talk about the importance of a second opinion in managing your dog’s cancer as well as when and how to ask for a second opinion.

Dog Cancer Diagnosis Is Not An Immediate Death Sentence

Feb. 22, 2012

Do you feel as though your dog’s cancer diagnosis is really an immediate death sentence? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger discuss how anticipatory grief may affect you and your decisions and how to be proactive in dealing with a dog cancer diagnosis.

Should You See an Oncologist for Your Dog’s Cancer

Feb. 15, 2012

Are you considering including a veterinary oncologist in the management of your dog’s cancer? Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Dressler discuss the decision as to when and why a veterinary oncologist should be seen and also how to find a veterinary oncologist in your area.

Your Emotions and Your Dog’s Cancer

Feb. 8, 2012

Are you having difficulty dealing with your emotions surrounding your dog’s cancer? Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger, co-authors of The Dog Cancer Survival Guide, discuss the impact of our emotions on dealing with dog cancer and some emotional management techniques that may work for you.