Mammary Tumors in Dogs - breast cancer dog

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breast cancer dog


Mammary (or breast) tumors are common in female dogs, but rare in male dogs and cats. Surgical removal is recommended for most mammary tumors.

A mammary tumor develops as a result of abnormal replication of the cells that make up the breast tissue. Mammary tumors can be benign (non-cancerous) or.

Spaying can largely reduce a dog's risk of developing breast cancer, especially if the dog is spayed before she has an opportunity to go into.