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Melanoma – What You Need to Know About Your Dog’s Cancer

In this episode, James Jacobson interviews Dr. Demian Dressler and Dr. Susan Ettinger about detection, diagnosis, and the Full Spectrum Care Approach to canine melanoma.

Topics Covered:

  • Signs & Symptoms of Melanoma, including the skin, mouth, and body.
  • How melanomas in dogs differ from melanomas in people.
  • The level of aggression to expect if your dog has melanoma.
  • The melanoma vaccine.
  • How to address melanoma with a Full Spectrum strategy.

This episode is sponsored by The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog’s Life Quality and Longevity, the best-selling book on dog cancer. It’s available everywhere books are sold, and also in the publisher’s shop.

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Demian Dressler AKA The Dog Cancer Vet


Maui, Hawaii, USA

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.

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Sue Ettinger AKA Dr. Sue Cancer Vet

DVM, Dip. ACVIM (Oncology)

New York, USA

Dr. Sue Ettinger is a practicing veterinary cancer specialist, international speaker, book author, and vlogger. She is also co-author of The Dog Cancer Survival Guide and a passionate advocate of early cancer detection and raising cancer awareness.