FLINT ANIMAL CANCER CENTER

VIP News

Welcome to VIP News! 

Our new blog is dedicated to sharing the latest stories from the Flint Animal Cancer Center’s Very Important Pets & People! Plus, you’ll learn more about our current clinical trials, our inspiring research, and our work to find a cure for BOTH pets and people with cancer. We invite you to follow us! 
Veterinary Oncology

Veterinary Oncology 2019 – Growing to meet the needs of patients and their caretakers.

Dr. Rod Page, D.V.M., Flint Animal Cancer Center Director | December 19, 2018

In the last 30 years, veterinary oncology has developed from an interest group to a multi-specialty, international network of clinical professionals.  In total, there may now be more than 1,000 veterinarians that have achieved a formal credential in either medical oncology, radiation oncology or surgery in the United States.

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Cancer Research

Biorepository powerful tool for cancer research

Staff Writer | December 13, 2018

Fifteen years ago, the Flint Animal Cancer Center started on the path to create one of the first on-site biorepositories in veterinary medicine....

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Patient Story

Littermates Annie and Ollie race again, but this time for a cure

Staff Writer | December 06, 2018

In June 2017, Kim's greyhound, Annie, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma. Having been through this diagnosis with her first greyhound, Kim was better prepared and wanted to know more about treatment options. Her veterinarian recommended Colorado State University’s Flint Animal Cancer Center.

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Pet Cancer Terms

Pet Cancer Terminology

Staff Writer | November 29, 2018

When your pet is diagnosed with cancer, you might feel as if you’re having to learn a whole new language....

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Pet Cancer Prevention

Pet Cancer Prevention Tips

Staff Writer | November 19, 2018

The reasons some pets (and people) get cancer while others don’t is still a mystery. And while there are no guarantees, there are steps we can take to decrease the risk that our pets will get cancer.

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