Female dog in danger of developing tumors - Lytle Vet

Mammary Tumors in Dogs

General Information Mammary tumors are the most common tumor in female dogs. Malignant (cancerous) or benign (non‑cancerous) tumors can occur. The cause of these tumors is unknown, but there is a hormonal influence on tumor development and rate of growth. Treatments for mammary tumors include surgery, irradiation, and chemotherapy. The type of treatment used is determined by the kind of …