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Should You See an Oncologist for Your Dog’s Cancer

Are you considering including a veterinary oncologist in the management of your dog’s cancer? James Jacobson interviews Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Dressler as they discuss the decision as to when and why a veterinary oncologist should be seen and also how to find a veterinary oncologist in your area.

Topics Covered:

  • When you should visit a veterinary oncologist
  • Being your dog’s guardian and making more informed decisions
  • What happens in the first oncology appointment
  • How to find a veterinary oncologist in your area

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.

For Further Exploration:

Do You Need an Oncologist on Your Dog Cancer Team?

Why I love being an oncologist

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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.