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When Pets Complete Chemotherapy Are They Cancer-Free?

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as When Pets Complete Chemotherapy Are They Cancer-Free?  It’s been over six months since we began the long journey of Cardiff’s cancer diagnosis and treatment, but the end has been reached and the outcome is ideal. On June 25, 2014 Cardiff finished his […]

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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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Feeding Your Dog During Chemotherapy Treatment

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Feeding Your Dog During Chemotherapy Treatment. The night before my dog Cardiff was slated to start his first chemotherapy treatment was a rather sleepless one for me. My mind was racing about what his overall response would be. Would Cardiff suffer […]

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The Science of Loving Our Dogs

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as The Science of Loving Our Dogs.  In commemoration of Valentine’s Day, I’m investigating the nature of affection and how human interaction benefits the health of both owner and animal companion. I certainly love my pooch and speculate that doing so helps […]

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A Veterinarian’s Experience with Treating His Dog’s Cancer

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as A Veterinarian’s Experience with Treating His Dog’s Cancer In late 2013, an ultrasound revealed that Cardiff had a small intestinal mass. Surgery was performed to remove the growth and the biopsy revealed the diagnosis of T-cell lymphoma. Although the tumor was completely removed […]

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