A superficial growth or patch of the skin of the dog or cat could be a clear sign of skin lesions. It is important to pay attention to the skin of your pet, as it can say a lot about a pet's health. Lesions can be caused by infections, although it also can be sign of cancer or other tumor related diseases. A visit to the veterinarian is necessary to determine what the cause of the lesion is.
When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.