Cancer in dogs and cats occurs just as frequently as in human beings. Cancer in dogs and feline cancer is a worrisome and frightening diagnosis for any pet and its’ owner. There are many theories as to the cause of cancer in dogs and cats, and how it comes to inflict ones pet. Carcinogens are thought to be cancer causing exposures with some sort of direct relationship that are causative in the development of cancer. This can vary from certain chemicals and fumes that can be found in environmental exposures. There can also be genetic or familial carcinomas that can be found in certain litters and breeds. Some breeds being more prone to certain cancers.
Signs and symptoms of cancer in dogs and cats vary depending on the type of cancer which the pet has suffered. Loss of appetite, weight loss, malaise, fatigue, nausea and vomiting are just some of the symptoms that would suggest a malignancy in your cat or dog. If cancer in cats and dogs is suspected in your pet, a visit to the veterinarian is in order.
Diagnosis of canine cancer or feline cancer can be made by physical exam if there is a palpable mass, biopsy which requires sampling of tissue, x-rays and /or blood work. Since there are so many different types of cancer, the presentation can vary. Treatment of canine and feline cancer can consist of surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, steroids or a combination of the above mentioned depending on the cancer type and stage. All of these factors are taken into consideration before treatment of the cancer is initiated.
The one thing that your pet does have when cancer has been diagnosed is a true stress on the immune system. This is a major factor in the treatment of all cancers in cats and dogs. It is important for your cat or dog to keep the immune system strong to prevent further weakness and fatigue associated with a carcinoma. The immune system allows your pet to fight off the cancer cells which usually continue to multiply and help your pet to remain strong when the immune system has been weakened from this debilitating disease.
There are other treatment options available to be used in conjunction with conventional treatment of cancer in your dog or cat. Homeopathic and natural remedies can be used to help boost your pets’ immune system and aid in the natural and effective treatment of cancer in dogs and cats. Pet Alive C-Caps are an all natural and safe homeopathic remedy for the treatment of cancer in cats and dogs. This treatment has no known side effects and has been found to be effective in the treatment of cancer in cats and dogs. This remedy does not promise cure, but alleviation of symptoms and a boost to the immune system which allows your pet to fight the cancer and remain resilient through other conventional or conservative treatments. This is a wonderful alternative approach for the treatment of both canine cancer and feline cancer.