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Breast Cancer Affects Dogs, Too

Publish Date: 
October 17, 2011
Source: 
Petside.com

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. During the month of October, many people participate in activities, events and fundraisers to help combat the deadly disease. Moreover, many pet owners do not realize that dogs are susceptible to breast cancer too.

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