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 Breed-Predispositions to Cancer-by Jane M. Dobson
 Cancers in Bernese Mountain Dogs from the BMDCA Health Pages
Cancer In The Canine-by Pamela Davol
Canine Cancer Awareness
Caring for Pets with Cancer by Kevin Hahn, DVM, PhD, Medical Oncologist
Causes of Solid-Appearing Lumps & Bumps on the Skin by Holly Frisby, DVM
Pet Owner's Guide to Cancer  by Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Dog With Cancer: What Can I Do? by C. Guillermo Couto, DVM, DACVIM
Lumps and Bumps by T. J. Dunn, Jr. DVM
What To Expect When You Go To The Vet For Lumps and Bumps by Roger Ross DVM
Lipoma and Sebaceous Cysts by Mike Richards, DVM
Nutritional Requirements of Dogs and Cats with Cancer by Clinical Oncology Service
The Canine Cancer Information & Support Resource
So Your Pet Has Cancer by U of Penn Cancer Center
Soft Tissue Sarcomas in Dogs by the by Robyn Elmslie; DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Tumor Information  (info on multiple types of cancers) by Gulf Coast Veterinary Oncologists
Cancer Treatment 
by Joan Rest, BVSc, PhD, MRCPath, MRCVS
U of Penn - OncoLink: Veterinary Oncology

 Research on Cancer in Bernese Mountain Dogs 

 Elaine Ostrander and Heidi Parker Research on Histiocytosis in the Bernese Mountain Dog

 Breen Study on Malignant Histiocytosis

 BMDCA list of current research on Cancers in Bernese Mountain Dogs

 Life Expectancy and Causes of Death in Bernese Mountain Dogs in Switzerland 
by Michael Klopfenstein, Judith Howard, Menga Rossetti, Urs Geissbühler

Diagnosis of Fibrosarcoma in Dogs from OncoLink FAQ
 Fibrosarcoma from the FCRA Health Manual
Treatment of Fibrosarcoma in Dogs from OncoLink FAQ
Treatment Options for a Dog with Fibrosarcoma from OncoLink FAQ  

 Canine Cancer - Hemangiosarcoma by Michael Richards, DVM
Hemangiosarcoma by Joe Bodewes, DVM
-from the FCRA Health Manual
Hemangiosarcoma by VetBook

Hemangiosarcoma by Rebecca A. Knittle
Hemangiosarcoma by SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists
Tumors and Surgical Conditions of the Spleen by Daniel A. Degner, DVM, Diplomate ACVS Splenic Tumors b
y Joan Rest, BVSc, PhD, MRCPath, MRCVS
Canine Hemangiosarcoma Research AKC Health Foundation Podcast

 Histiocytosis - Histoiocytic Sarcoma 
 Branson's Page - Histiocytosis Information by Peg McQueary
 Canine Histiocytosis Site by Dr. Peter Moore Professor VM Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
 Canine Histiocytic Neoplasia: cell lineages and disease classification
by Dr. Peter Moore Professor VM Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
 Canine histiocytic neoplasia: An overview by Amanda K. Fulmer and Glenna E. Mauldin
An Overview of Canine Histiocytic Disorders
by Rebecca E. Risbon, VMD, Craig A. Clifford, DVM, MS, DACVIM (oncology),
 Katherine Skorupski, DVM, DACVIM (oncology)
 FAQ about Histiocytosis by Dr. Peter Moore Professor VM Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
 Histiocytic Diseases of the Bernese Mountain Dog by Patricia Long
 Histiocytosis from Canine Inherited Disorders Database
 Histiocytosis by Dr. Bari Spielman
 Histiocytosis in Bernese Mountain Dog  (PubMed Ref Articles)

 Localized and Disseminated Histiocytic Sarcoma by V. K. Affolter and P. F. Moore
 Malignant Histiocytosis  (from Cornell Veterinary Medicine "CONSULTANT")
 Malignant Histiocytosis-from the FCRA Health Manual
 Systemic histiocytosis: Dogs may not show signs by Johnny Hoskins, DVM, Ph.D., Dipl. ACVIM
 Systemic Histiocytosis of Bernese Mountain Dogs by Dr. Peter Moore

Shelly's Story: Mailignant Histiocytosis by Monica van den Tillaart

 A Need For Biopsies and Autopsies by Barbara Bouyet
 Histiocytosis in the Bernese Mountain Dog and how you can help by Heidi G. Parker
 Breen Study on Malignant Histiocytosis/Soft Tissue Sarcomas
 The Histio Roll Call 

 Canine Histiocytic Sarcoma Complex: Recent Advances by Louis-Philippe de Lorimier, DVM, DACVIM (oncology)

 Histiocytic Sarcoma in Bernese Mountain dogs: Predisposing factors and early detection 
by Robyn Elmslie, DVM, ACVIM (Oncology)

 Risk Factors Associated with Development of Histiocytic Sarcoma in Bernese Mountain Dogs
A. Ruple and P.S. Morley

 Bernese Mountain Dogs and Histiocytic Sarcoma by Veterinary Cancer & Surgery Specialists

 Genetic Test for Histiocytic Sarcoma Test by Antagene
 ANTAGENE Genetic risk test for Histiocytic Sarcoma by OptiGen


Canine Lymphoma-by Mar Vista Animal Medical Center
Lymphoma in Dogs by Davies Veterinary Specialists
-from the FCRA Health Manual
Lymphoid Tumors by Joan Rest, BVSc, PhD, MRCPath, MRCVS
Lymphosarcoma in Dogs by U of Penn Cancer Center 
 Samson's Story by Jean Cheesman

 Mast Cell Tumor 

   Mast Cell Tumors-from the FCRA Health Manual
Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs by SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists
Mast Cell Tumors
by Joe Bodewes, DVM
 Mast Cell Tumors by Patricia Long
Mast Cell Tumor, Mastocytoma, Systemic Mastocytosis in Dogs
(from Cornell Veterinary Medicine "CONSULTANT")
Mast-Cell Tumors by Foothills Animal Hospital
OncoVet Survivor Story: The Mystery of Mast Cells by Nicole Kraft 


Osteosarcoma from the FCRA Health Manual 
Hal's Story: Our Experience with Canine Osteosarcoma by Roz & Vicky Hallenbeck
Bone Tumors in Dogs by U of Penn Clinical Oncology Service  Osteosarcoma in Dogs by Joe Bodewes, DVMBone Cancer (Osteosarcoma) in Dogs by PetMDz
Osteosarcoma in Dogs 
by Ernest Ward, DVM
Bone Cancer and Amputation by Daniel A. Degner, DVM, DACVS


Disclaimer: Canine health information found through these links should be considered for educational purposes only and should NOT be used to replace professional veterinary consultation and care for your dog. Decisions on which type of medical care or treatment would be best for your dog should be made with the advise of a canine veterinary doctor/specialist. 

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