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Q. My dog is 14yrs old has gum disease, incontinance, bleeding gums, 2 mouth tumors, vet said euthanise or surgery not guaranteed. What do I do?

A. This sounds like a difficult case, usually intra oral tumors are very aggressive and compete removal is almost impossible. most of of these oral tumor removals are eventually unsuccessful, for this reason i usually advise keeping the dog comfortable until the condition is too advanced, then i advise to opt for euthanasia.

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DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

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