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Features September 2015 Issue

If Your Dog Smokes

When you smoke, so does your dog.

If Your Dog Smokes

Time for her to kick the habit.

Eighteen out of every 100 adults in the U.S. smokes. If anyone in your household is a smoker, so is your dog. And her risk for cancer is greater than for other dogs. Research at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine has already shown that cats living in homes with smokers are at increased risk for lymphoma, and perhaps oral cancer, too. In fact, they are almost two and a half times as likely to…

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