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Exam Room Series: Perianal and Anal Sac Tumors

Exam Room Series: Perianal and Anal Sac Tumors │ Dr. Demian Dressler


Summary

In this episode, Dr. Dressler joins us to discuss the causes of perianal and anal sac tumors. Learn what causes this cancer, what increases your dog’s risk for a malignant tumor, and how regular check-ups could help find them sooner. To find out more about what your dog’s vet visit will entail, and what diagnostic tests your dog should get, make sure not to miss this episode.


Episode Notes

What is a perianal or anal sac tumor? How are they diagnosed, and could it have been prevented? What kind of tests will your dog need? Find the answers to these questions and more in this podcast episode.

Links Mentioned in Today’s Show:

The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog’s Life Quality and Longevity by Dr. Demian Dressler and Dr. Sue Ettinger

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/full-spectrum-cancer-care/what-is-full-spectrum-cancer-care/ by the Dog Cancer Vet Team

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/glossary/malignant-definition/ by Dog Cancer Vet Team

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/cancer-causes/spayneuter-and-the-association-with-cancer-in-dogs-part-one/ by Dr. Sue Ettinger

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/cancer-causes/spayneuter-and-the-association-with-cancer-in-dogs-part-two/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/cancer-causes/spayneuter-and-the-association-with-cancer-in-dogs-part-three/ by Dr. Sue Ettinger

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/bump-lump/help-found-a-lump-on-the-dog-now-what/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/cancer-type/perianal-and-anal-sac-tumors/carcinoma-of-the-anal-gland/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/cancer-type/perianal-and-anal-sac-tumors/carcinoma-of-the-anal-sac-part-2/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/choosing-treatments/diagnosis/fine-needle-aspirates-to-diagnose-dog-cancer/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/full-spectrum-cancer-care/nutraceuticals/supplements-for-dogs-with-cancer/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/full-spectrum-cancer-care/supplements/new-ways-to-boost-immunity/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/full-spectrum-cancer-care/supplements/immunity-and-dog-cancer/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/apoptosis/apoptosis-cancer/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

https://www.dogcancerblog.com/articles/apoptosis/dna-discoverer-watson-echoes-our-dog-cancer-approach/ by Dr. Demian Dressler

You can reach out to Dr. Demian Dressler directly on his veterinary hospital’s website: https://VetinKihei.com.

To join the private Facebook group for readers of Dr. Dressler’s book “The Dog Cancer Survival Guide,” go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/dogcancersupport/

About Today’s Guest, Dr. Demian Dressler: 

Dr. Demian Dressler, DVM is internationally recognized as “the dog cancer vet” because of his innovations in the field of dog cancer management. A dynamic educator and speaker, Dr. Dressler is the author of the best-selling animal health book The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog’s Life Quality and Longevity.

Dr. Dressler is the owner of the accredited practice South Shore Veterinary Care, a full-service veterinary hospital in Maui, Hawaii, Dr. Dressler studied Animal Physiology and received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California at Davis before earning his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University.

“Your dog does NOT have an expiration date, and there are things ALL cancers have in common that you can help fight. Imagine looking back at this time five years from now and not having a single regret.”   - Dr. D

You can find hundreds of articles Dr. D wrote about dog cancer on his immensely popular website: https://www.dogcancerblog.com/meet-the-veterinarians-dr-dressler/

Dog Cancer Answers is a Maui Media production in association with Dog Podcast Network

This episode is sponsored by the best-selling animal health book The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog’s Life Quality and Longevity by Dr. Demian Dressler and Dr. Susan Ettinger. Available everywhere fine books are sold.

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Dr. Demian Dressler

DVM

Maui, Hawaii, USA

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Dr. Demian Dressler, DVM, is internationally recognized as “the dog cancer vet” because of his innovations in the field of dog cancer management. A dynamic educator and speaker, Dr. Dressler is the author of the best-selling animal health book The Dog Cancer Survival Guide.