Along with a general information sheet, we've included the 'referral form', which you will need to have your primary veterinarian fill out so that we can know as much about your pet as possible prior to your visit.
Informational Fact Sheets
Penn Vet's Comprehensive Cancer Care clinical team has created the following handouts for our clients. You can learn more about various cancers and available treatment options.
News Articles & Podcasts
Here are some recent articles on cancer-related topics taking place at Penn Vet that you can download:
|Dr. Erika Krick interview|| From the AVMA: Cancer is the leading cause of death in older pets, accounting for almost half of the deaths of pets over 10 years of age. But recent developments in veterinary medicine have greatly increased the options available for treating pets with cancer. In this podcast, Dr. Erika Krick, assistant professor of oncology, talks about treatment options for pets with cancer.|
|Michele Pich interview ||This March 2014 Breastcancer.org podcast features Michele Pich, a psychologist and veterinary grief counselor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Michele also has extensive experience in leading support groups for people diagnosed with cancer.|