Unexplained Pet Death

#2070: Don’t blame cancer for unexplained pet death! Dr. Sue and Tracie discuss a question from a listener who had speculated that her dog’s sudden decline and death might have been caused by an undetected cancer. While Tracie and Dr. Sue empathize with the frustration of not having an explanation for a dog’s rapid death, Dr Sue doesn’t want people to jump to the conclusion that it’s always cancer at fault — and other possible medical reasons should always be explored.