Testicular Tumors in Dogs

Testicular tumors are the most common genital tumors found in male dogs. Tumors can grow in one or both testicles. Most types of testicular tumors are malignant. Usually this means that they are cancerous and have the potential to spread and harmfully change the surrounding tissues.  Cancerous tumors can also metastasize (spread) to other organs […]

Hyperthermia (Heat Stroke)

Body temperature may be elevated because of an infection (fever), but it may also increase because of hot and/or humid conditions outside.  An increased body temperature caused by environmental conditions is commonly referred to as hyperthermia, heatstroke, and heat prostration.  Hyperthermia may be a life-threatening condition, and does require immediate treatment.  A dog’s normal body […]