TOPIC: Patient Stories
Leg Amputation

Leg Amputation: Will my dog be okay?

Staff Writer | May 03, 2019

Deciding to amputate your pet’s leg can be difficult and emotional. At the Flint Animal Cancer Center, we understand your fears and provide support to each patient family throughout the process. Amputation is one of the best treatment options to control or eliminate certain types of cancer, and many patients undergo this surgery without complication each year.

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canine hemangiosarcoma

Retired K9 finds new way to serve after cancer diagnosis

staff writer | September 06, 2018

PD, short for Police Dog, was born to serve. As a Czechoslovakian shepherd, it came pretty naturally. He spent his first three years training to become a police service dog with a former K9 officer and police dog breeder from Fort Collins, Colo. Following this training, PD joined the Colorado...

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A Love of people, popcorn, and peanut butter fuel Duke's recovery from osteosarcoma

Staff | July 20, 2018

After taking time to mourn the loss of their beloved golden retriever, Bailey, who died of cancer at the age of 10, Heidi and Brad decided the time was right to bring a new fur family member home. They planned to surprise their three girls with the ultimate Christmas gift:...

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Seamus the Wonder Dog: Hope on Three Legs

Guest Blogger | August 17, 2018

By Anita M. Pariseau On New Year’s Day 2017 we loaded our three dogs into the car to go for a walk in Garden of the Gods, near where we live in Colorado Springs. Later that evening our golden retriever began to limp and favor his right hind leg. I suspected...

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News

Latest News from the Flint Animal Cancer Center

Staff | January 02, 2019

Our latest newsletter is now available online!...

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