Monday, May 4, 2009
This is the bump on his leg after the biopsy. There are two stitches which will come out this week. Jake has a soft tissue sarcoma. Unfortunately, it is a stage 3 tumor. The treatment options are not great but we’ll make a decision very soon. According to the Animal Cancer Center at CSU, dogs develop cancer at the same rate as humans. One in five dogs will develop cancer, which results in 47% of fatal diseases in all canines. I did not know that.