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Boaz and the “Cone of Shame”

Boaz and the “Cone of Shame”


Boaz wearing the cone

Boaz wearing the cone

A few weeks ago, I was brushing Bo and felt a knot on his right ear.  I looked closer, thinking it might be a large tick, but no it was something else.  It looked like a tumor.  I showed it to Mel and he thought it was a tumor also.  We talked and I remembered that Giant schnauzers tend to get cancers, usually between their toes.  Mel and I checked but couldn’t find anything between his toes but we decided to get this checked out.  The next day we took him to the vet.  The vet looked at it and let the other vets at the clinic look and they said it needed to come out.  They would remove it and biopsy it.   Continue reading