Bone Cancer Risk Extremely High for Certain Breeds

Larger dogs (and those with longer noses) more likely to succumb.

The risk for bone cancer is at least ten times higher for large breeds like Rottweilers, Great Danes, and Rhodesian ridgebacks than for mixed breeds. Researchers made the finding when combing through the medical records of more than 900,000 dogs. At the same time, they found, the risk is particularly low for a number of […]
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