Animal Health

Moving On, But Not Too Far… Dr. Mahaney Bids Adieu to Daily Vet

Thumbnail image for Moving On, But Not Too Far… Dr. Mahaney Bids Adieu to Daily Vet

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Moving On, But Not Too Far… Dr. Mahaney Bids Adieu to Daily Vet. It’s inevitable that all good things must come to an end, so this is going to be my last Daily Vet blog post for petMD Since starting way back in […]

Read the full article →

Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Dental Dilemmas Solved by Dr. Patrick Mahaney

Thumbnail image for Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Dental Dilemmas Solved by Dr. Patrick Mahaney

Proper dental care is critical for our pets, yet it’s an area of our pet’s care that a lot of pet parents neglect. So what can we do? Can we make up for lost time?  In this month’s podcast, Chief Embracer Laura Bennett and Dr. Patrick Mahaney take on a variety of dental health questions […]

Read the full article →

The Natural Approach to Canine Arthritis

The Natural Approach to Canine Arthritis by Dr. Patrick Mahaney Arthritis pain in dogs is one of the most common reasons dog owners pursue evaluation and treatment with a veterinarian. Arthritis happens when one or more of the body’s joints are inflamed. When untreated, canine arthritis can progress to osteoarthritis (OA) where the cartilage surfaces […]

Read the full article →

There is More Than One Way to Treat Your Pet’s Pain

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as There is More Than One Way to Treat Your Pet’s Pain There are many modalities available to pet owners to better manage the pain experienced by a companion canine or feline. Which options to use, how frequently they should be employed, […]

Read the full article →

Honest Kitchen Blog: Top 5 Vet-Recommended Steps for Itchy Dogs & Cats

Thumbnail image for Honest Kitchen Blog: Top 5 Vet-Recommended Steps for Itchy Dogs & Cats

Here are some of the actions I advise my clients to take when dealing with an itchy pet. Add Omega Fatty Acids The skin surface is made of a complex layer of phospholipids that create a membrane helping to keep out environmental allergens & irritants and maintain populations of normal bacteria. Unfortunately, due to stress, illness, […]

Read the full article →