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  1. Golden with small cell intestinal T-cell lymphoma, associated with chronic enteritis/IBD

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Our sweet 8 yr old boy was just diagnosed with small cell intestinal T-cell lymphoma, associated with chronic enteritis/IBD, which is more common in cats. Wondering if there is anyone out there who has a dog with this diagnosis? Or who knows anything about it? We are having a hard time finding...
  2. Trixie

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    Hello - I have not posted before today and was told that I need to post or possibly be deleted. So, here it goes. Trixie is my 3rd Golden Retriever. She is almost 10 months old. She is very much a puppy. We take daily walks, we attended puppy kindergarten and we have gone to other...
  3. Cancer in 4.5 Y/O Male

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hello Everyone! I am new to the forum. Our beautiful, lovable 4.5 y/o boy was recently diagnosed with cancer. The vet thinks it was localized to his rib cage and we are waiting on final biopsy results to ensure that it has not spread. We did go ahead with surgery as he was very uncomfortable...
  4. NJ and PA Breeder/Pedrigree help

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi, I started the process of housing hunting about 7 months ago and I am looking for a reputable breeder that has a litter coming in the next 6 months-year (or longer, I'm willing to wait for the right dog/breeder). I grew up with a Golden but this will be the first of my own. I read tons of...
  5. Rescuing a Golden with Terminal Cancer

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hello, everyone! My name is Emily, and I have found myself in a unique situation: At 23 years old, I have decided to adopt a terminally ill (ex-service) Golden Retriever, Annie, who was abandoned after her grim cancer diagnosis at the age of 10 years old. If anyone has experience with caring...
  6. Nasal Tumor - squamous cell carcinoma

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi all, I’m new to this site having found it doing some research on the recent diagnosis I received for my eldest golden baby. Charlee is 13 years and 1 month old and was experiencing an occasional nose bleed. It happened about 5 times and was minimal blood. I initially thought his younger...
  7. Effects of Ketogenic Diets in Canine Cancer

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    A long watch, however extremely worthwhile IMHO. This study and approach deals with many cancers and specifically hemangiosarcoma which is felling so many of our precious companions. The first half hour of this video is pertinent to dogs, the balance to humans.
  8. Hemangiosarcoma / a new hope EBAT

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Since a couple of weeks, I am dealing with so many health problems of my own and other dogs I rescued. None of them GR but English Cocker Spaniel. My own girl, another one I rescued from another city was diagnosed with cancer ( they are not even very sure which type ) on the same day, the next...
  9. Subcutaneous Mast Cell Cancer

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi everyone. It has been ages since I last posted. Skye is 3 now and will be 4 in December. About 2 months ago I noticed a lump right on top of Skye's left wrist joint. I took her to the vet that week, where I was assured it didn't seem like a tumor, especially because Skye was acting like she...
  10. fatal cancer in 10-month-old golden

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    My sister's 10-month old golden went from being perfectly fine last Sunday, limping Monday, dragging back leg on Thursday, to unable to walk on Friday. Met with a neurologist (Dr. Cameron at Sage in Redwood City, CA--she was great) on Friday, had an MRI that afternoon. MRI showed incredibly...
  11. Looking for opinions- my dog needs a second surgery

    Golden Retriever Senior Center
    Hello! This is my first time to the forums so I'll take a quick second to introduce myself and my dog-- I'm 24 and married my husband 2 years ago, my husband has had our golden retriever since he was a puppy and he's now 13 years old. His name is Midas. He is such a joy in our lives and is an...
  12. oral melanoma... silver lining.

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    I want to give some of you all hope regarding a melanoma diagnosis. At age 7 our loving fur baby maggie was diagnosed with melanoma. we found it on the tip of her nose. We were referred to an oncologist, who provided us with scary statistics and expensive vaccine options. Money was tight...
  13. New drug to treat HSA increase survival time???

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    https://www.vetmed.umn.edu/news/drug-developed-u-m-increases-survival-dogs-cancer-shows-potential-use-humans
  14. Do not buy from redog goldens/becky hayes

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I got my beautiful golden retriever from Redog Golden Retrievers in Boulder, CO from a Becky Hayes. Last year at 3yrs old Kadies health started declining, it began with her eyes becoming extremely foggy out of no where. The vet assumed allergies so she was put on antibiotics and the symptoms...
  15. Dog Cancer Survival Series - Rethinking the Canine Epidemic

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Some of you may be interested in following the research here until the final documentary has been produced: Dog Cancer Survival Series - Rethinking the Canine Epidemic Although this is not Golden Retriever specific, considering the very high incidence of many cancers in the Golden Retriever...
  16. 3 Year Old Golden with "Likely" Cancer

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Let me start by first saying "thank you". This site has been such a wealth of information when we need it most. 3 weeks ago, our beautiful 3 year old golden Grace stared to show signs of lethargy and a lack of appetite. Concerned we took her to the family vet where they identified a mass near...
  17. Biotempus shows promise for cancer treatment in dogs

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    This is very hopeful since so many of our beloved dogs are stricken by many forms of this evil disease. Dog cancer clinical trial gives sick puppies a new leash on life - NY Daily News Vet - Biotempus For those interested, do take the time to watch the video at the second link.
  18. Hemangiosarcoma of the spleen - bad days?

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi Everyone! We received the dreaded diagnosis that my soul-dog has hemangiosarcoma. He went in for emergency surgery to remove his spleen on 6-24. I have been supplementing him with I'm Yunity, but we opted not to go for chemo. The first couple of weeks post surgery he was great, my boy was...
  19. Is it true? English line cancer rate is lower than American line?

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Is it true? English line cancer rate is lower than American line? Is English line life is longer than American line?
  20. Paranoid about Cancer in Goldens!

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    I'm new to this forum and thought I'd reach out... My wife and I have had Goldens as family members for the past 45 years. We've lost all but one to some form of cancer, and most were under the age of 10. We just lost our precious Molly to Histiocytic Sarcoma at the age of 7 1/2. We are...
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