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Cancer in Great Pyrenees

This section contains information on canine cancer and those types that have been known to affect the Great Pyrenees. We have listed a vast variety of cancers, though not all have affected the Great Pyrenees. According to the recent health surveys the two types of cancers with high incidence affecting the Great Pyrenees are osteosarcoma and hemangiosarcoma.

Grants and Research

The GPCA encourages all members to participate in the current studies and research being conducted on canine cancer. Get information on GPCA funded and non-funded studies. This information is provided solely for educational purposes. If you suspect your pet may have a type of cancer, we urge you to see your veterinarian as soon as possible.