Animal Health

Health Care Providers Advise Cautionary Measures as MERS Infections Spread

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Health Care Providers Advise Cautionary Measures as MERS Infections Spread. Zoonotic diseases, which are caused by infectious organisms spreading among species (animals to humans and vice versa), are a continual source of intrigue for me as a practicing veterinarian. Although bacteria, […]

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The Link Between Pets and Human Health

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as The Link Between Pets and Human Health . I greatly enjoy taking part in professional conferences that focus on the betterment of pet health and welfare. Such was the case at BlogPaws 2014, where I attended an inspiring lecture titled “Pets in the […]

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Top 5 Summertime Pet Safety Tips

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Top 5 Summertime Pet Safety Tips . Although June 21 technically marks the beginning of summer, Memorial Day is summer’s traditional start, and as the temperatures increase, pet owners must prepare for the numerous hazards and stressors associated with temperature changes, sun […]

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Holistic Vets: Dr. Mahaney Discusses What to Feed Dogs Having Cancer or Illness

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On this edition of Holistic Vets (linked to http://www.radiopetlady.com/holistic-vets.htm) Tracie Hotchner and I discuss what to feed your dog during cancer or illness. As my own Welsh Terrier Cardiff, recently had surgery and chemotherapy to treat his cancer, the topic is very close to home. Hear the full show by following this link to Radio Pet […]

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Dr. Mahaney and Cardiff Film Canine Lymphoma Education Awareness and Research Documentary

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Considering Cardiff is undergoing chemotherapy treatment for lymphoma, I was psyched to be asked to contribute to a documentary being filmed by the Canine Lymphoma Education Awareness and Research (CLEAR) Foundation. Veterinary Cancer Group (VCG) was our first filming location, as I treat cancer patients there with acupuncture, nutraceuticals (food derived substances having medicinal qualities), […]

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