Learn About Cancer and Early Detection Methods
Although cancer is the leading cause of death in geriatric patients, it's also the most treatable disease when compared with life limiting diseases like congestive heart failure and diabetes. An educated and dedicated veterinary health care team is essential to compassionately care for cancer patients.
Learn About How to Deal With A Cancer Diagnosis
Our team of board certified medical oncologists, surgeons, radiologists and nurses are some of the most experienced and highly trained in the world and are here to help you. In this section of our Cancer Guide we discuss how to deal with a diagnosis, treatment plans, and much more!
Learn About The Latest Research and Technology
Interested in the latest cancer research, alternative medicine options, new videos and clinical trials? Here you can learn about the first internationally patented nutritional formula for treating the cancer patient that results in improved quality of life and length of life, and much more!
Here is a sneak peek at the trailer for a documentary featuring CVS and many others dedicated to making a difference in the fight against cancer in companion animals. The film premieres November 1 in LA county. Thank you Clear - Canine Lymphoma Education Awareness and Research for the sneak peek.
Watch "My Friend: Changing the Journey Trailer 1" by My Friend: Changing the Journey:
In honor on National Veterinary Technician Week, CVS would like to thank each and every one of our dedicated technicians for their hard work, compassionate care and invaluable service to the veterinary field. Pictured are a few of our wonderful technicians from all three hospitals.
We are in a process developing a new therapy for dogs with lymphoma that harnesses the immune system to destroy its own cancer. With appropriate therapy we are able to not only enhance and improve their quality of life but also extend that life and reduce the need for chemotherapy. This non-invasive, fully-funded study is one in which we take animals that have lymphoma and willing families who are excited about exploring new opportunities that will enhance and improve the quality of life of a pet with cancer.
The veterinary health team...
Dr. Gregory Ogilvie, director of the CVS Angel Care Cancer Center, actively participated in and raised money for Pedal the Cause bike ride, a non-profit dedicated to raising money for cancer research at San Diego's three NCI-designated Cancer Institutes; UCSD Moores Cancer Center, The Salk Institute and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute. The two-day ride covered 150 miles from La Jolla to Temecula. Pedal the Cause granted $425,000 from the 2013 ride and is expected to double that amount thanks to the brave donors who helped make t...