This is my sweet girl Rosie. She crossed the Rainbow Bridge in 2013 because she had a very aggressive cancer on her belly near her shoulder. In addition to that, she also had surgery to remove a few mammary tumors. Yes, breast cancer can – and does – affect cats.
Connie at Tails from the Foster Kittens wrote a very informative, helpful blog about breast cancer in cats. It’s more common than you think. Please give it a read. Cancer of any kind is awful but early detection can help.