Category: Canine Cancer

Canine Cancer Walk 2010

K9 Cancer Walk April 24, 2010  Join Us to Help Morris Animal Foundation Fight Canine Cancer! Elk Grove Regional Park – Elk Grove, California  Registration/Check-in: 8:30 a.m. K9 Cancer Walk–3K/7K: 10:00 a.m. Speakers’ Program: 11:30 a.m.  Speakers: Dr…. Read More

A Gift of Spot

Who doesn’t have a dog lover or two on their holiday gift list?  If you are brainstorming the “perfect present” for your friends, relatives, veterinarian, groomer, and Dog Park buddies, here is an idea to consider.   How about… Read More

AKC Genome Barks – Podcast on Canine Cancer Treatments

AKC Canine Health Foundation News Alert The American Kennel Club and the AKC Canine Health Foundation are pleased to debut the next podcast in the Genome Barks series: Canine Cancer Treatments -Thursday, September 10, 2009. This week, the… Read More

How Can I Prevent My Dog From Getting Cancer?

When it comes to a cancer diagnosis, one of the most common questions I’m asked is, “How did my dog get this?” It’s only natural that people want to know what they could have done to prevent this… Read More

Back By Popular Demand- Dr. Nancy Kay on Fresh Air with Terry Gross!

“A Veterinarian Advises How to Speak for Spot” Monday, August 31, 2009 This week will be “Animal Week” on the popular NPR show, Fresh Air with Terry Gross.  The lead interview will feature Dr. Nancy Kay and her book, Speaking for… Read More

AKC Genome Barks

The AKC Canine Health Foundation has released it’s newest podcast. AKC Canine Health Foundation News Alert American Kennel Club and AKC Canine Health Foundation Release Podcast about the Similarities between Human and Canine Disease [Thursday, August 27, 2009]… Read More

Veterinary Care Links and Resources for You and Your Four-Legged Family Members

Some new educational links and resources have just been added to my website! I invite you to visit www.speakingforspot.com and take advantage of all that is there. In addition to the “Advocacy Aids” (free downloadable health care forms… Read More

A “First” in Veterinary Medicine

Diagnosing and treating canine and feline cancer is part of the daily routine for most veterinary specialists.  In fact, I’ve guesstimated that 75 percent of the patients I care for have cancer. Depending on which source you read… Read More