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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! 
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Pet Cancer

Common Cancers in Cats

Staff Writer | November 20, 2019

One in five cats will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. Just like with people, some cancers are more common than others.   Fortunately, with treatment, many cats can continue to live quality lives after a cancer diagnosis. Regardless of the cancer type, palliative treatments and pain management are always options to help prolong the quality of life for as long as possible.

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Pet Cancer

Top 10 Warning Signs of Cancer in Pets

Staff Writer | October 31, 2019

Cancer is the leading cause of death in pets beyond middle age. As with people, early detection can make a difference. Review these warning signs to catch pet cancer early!

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Pet Cancer

Behind the scenes at the Flint Animal Cancer Center: How we prepare for your first visit.

Staff Writer | October 17, 2019

As soon as you make your first appointment, the coordinators at the Flint Animal Cancer Center are working behind the scenes to gather your pet's medical history so that our doctors are ready to provide you with treatment options at the end of your first visit.

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Pet Cancer Comparative Oncology

Our dogs may be the answer to cancer

Staff Writer | September 30, 2019

Millions of pets and people will be diagnosed with cancer this year alone. While extraordinary resources have been devoted to diagnosing and treating this cruel disease in people, it turns out, the answer to cancer may be walking right beside us.  

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