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Holistic Vets: Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Chinese Medicine Food Energy for Pets

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Have you ever considered the energetic effects that foods have on your pets’ bodies? Food energy can even be used in a therapeutic manner for pets having certain health conditions. According to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) food inehrently has energy categorized as Yang (warming), Yin (cooling), or neutral. Additionally, food format (dry, moist, chilled, heated, […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Honors the Centenary the Birth of Author James Herriot

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  As a practicing veterinarian having been in clinical experience since 1999, James Herriot’s name has always been synonymous with my chosen career. James Herriot is the pen name for James Alfred Wright, an England-based veterinarian and author world famous for his many literary works with the most-acclaimed being the semi-autobiographical All Creatures Great and […]

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What to Do When Your Dog is Diagnosed with Cancer: Treatment, Prognosis, and Aftercare

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As you may already know, I’m very passionate about pet cancer awareness, treatment, and prevention. My own dog Cardiff is still in remission for T-Cell Lymphoma and it’s been almost 3 years since his first diagnosis (he’s had two Lymphoma episodes). I’ve learned so much about veterinary practice from Cardiff’s illness over the years. Additionally, […]

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Processed Food vs. Whole Food: What’s Better for Your Pet?

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  This article originally appeared in Rage Magazine as Processed Food vs. Whole Food: What’s Better for Your Pet? Related article: Top Five Holistic Pet Healthcare Tips Dr. Patrick Mahaney Thank you for reading this article. Your questions and comments are completely welcome. Please feel free to communicate with me through Twitter (@PatrickMahaney) and follow my […]

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Sun Protection Basics for Your Pet

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Living in Southern California has many benefits, including year-round access to comfortable weather and seemingly endless sunshine. Although the health and lifestyle of both people and pets generally benefits from consistently temperate weather, there are some disadvantages to existing in an environment that’s so constantly sunny. Exposure to sun can lead to a variety of […]

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