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  1. It's just not FAIR! The "C" word again

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    I know all too well how supportive this forum is when going through a cancer diagnosis and treatment. I was here in 2014 (hemangio) and 2015 (soft tissue sarcoma). After the deaths of my other GRs I adopted Fionn in 2015...
  2. Success Story: Osteosarcoma - Alternative Therapies

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Thankfully I have never had to deal with osteosarcoma in any of my dogs, however I found this article and thought it may be useful for some of you who are: Hearing Your Dog Has Cancer | Whole Dog Journal
  3. Osteosarcoma Destroying My Life

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi Everyone! I haven't posted in a while and last time I did it was because my 8 year old Golden Retriever, Casey, had a small limp on his right front leg. Since then it's been a long journey. At first, the vet thought it was just an early onset of arthritis because when touching...
  4. Amputation yesterday--chemo diet?

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    Max, my thee-year-old, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma earlier this month. His right-rear leg was amputated yesterday. He's doing beautifully and will stay at the hospital until tomorrow or Sunday. A chemo regimen will begin in a week or two. None of the scans shows any spread to his lungs, so...
  5. Osteosarcoma, Amputation, tripods, Palladia and other tips

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    I'm not a doctor, but I have been diving head first into this new world of cancer, cancer treatments and a fresh new tripod dog. I hope that this information might be helpful to someone! Don't get me wrong, I was a puddle of emotions for weeks and weeks and lost sleep waiting for biopsy calls...
  6. Mandibular Osteoscaroma...

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi all ...I'm new to your group. I found you by accident while searching for what to do next for our Buddy. Our's short so warning. A week ago tomorrow I took the day off work to get him into the vet sor some awful breath, thinking he had an infected tooth or something. Vet...
  7. Anyone ever try Palliative Radiation?

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    I was surfing the web looking for options. I came across Palliative Radiation. They say it can help with pain. Has anyone here ever used it to help their dog with bone cancer?