November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know statistics show that 1 in 5 cats and 1 in 4 dogs will be diagnosed with cancer?
There are some steps you can take to help reduce your pet’s risk for some types of cancer. For others, early detection and treatment is key so maintain regular checkups with your vet.
Here are some tips to help reduce your pet’s risk of cancer:
- Spay or neuter your pet
- Help them maintain a healthy weight
- Minimize exposure to toxins such as pesticides and smoke
- Maintain regular checkups with your veterinarian
Contact us to learn more or to schedule your pet’s checkup.