EPISODE 156 | RELEASED February 28, 2022

Can I Prevent Dog Cancer With Diet? | Dr. Nancy Reese Q&A

Is there something that you can feed your puppy to prevent him from getting cancer in his life? Dr. Nancy Reese weighs in.


Caller John just got a new Sheltie puppy, and he asks a question that many dog lovers have wondered about: can he protect his puppy from cancer by feeding him a particular diet? There is no simple answer. Feeding a quality diet with minimal dietary carcinogens and added vegetables can help to keep the body healthy, but there are many other factors that come into play to cause a case of cancer. Dr. Nancy discusses some of the things to consider when choosing what to feed your dog, along with the limitations that prevent diet from being a silver bullet to prevent cancer.

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