A swelling on the gums or under the tongue of the pet. Lumps on the gums or under the tongue can occur in both dogs and cats and for a variety of reasons. These types of growths can vary significantly in size, color and texture. Additionally, there are many reasons why pets may develop lumps on the gums or under the tongue including the development of papillomas, epulis, malignant melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma and fibrosarcomas.
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.