Honest Kitchen Blog: The Health Benefits Mussels Provide Our Pets

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There are so many options available for owners to give as treats to our canine and feline companions, but which ones are healthier or less-healthy for your pet? I always recommend owners only offer treats they’d be willing to eat themselves and those that are human-grade, whole-food, and are free from chemical preservatives and artificial […]

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Memorial for Rusty the Golden Retriever

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I was saddened to hear that a senior canine patient of mine who, like Cardiff, overcame cancer and led a high quality of life until his final weeks was recently put to sleep. I got to know Rusty as my patient through Veterinary Cancer Group and strove to provide a holistic complement to the surgery […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Trends in Pet Nutrition

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How aware are you of the ingredients in the foods and treats that enter your pet’s mouth? Some owner heavily scrutinize the ingredient list on pet food and treat labels (my recommendation), while others seeingly blindly disregard what can be poor-quality items having toxic potential. As the pet food and treat industry is very driven […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Weighs in on Parvovirus for PetMD

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Are you aware of Parvovirus, one of the worst infectious organisms capable of causing severe illness in dogs and other species? Fortunately, it’s a preventable disease through the advent of vaccinations we veterinarians give at regular intervals during puppyhood and the adult years. Learn more about Parovirus prevention and treatment in this article for PetMD- […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Debunks Cat Marijuana Myths for High Times Magazine

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Having been practicing veterinary medicine since 1999 and worked in emergency practice Southern California I’ve treated my fair share of canine and feline marijuana toxicity cases. Cats can be exposed to marijuana by orally consuming their owner’s stash or inhaling the smoke.  Since cats groom themselves, there’s “high potential” they can be exposed to marijuana […]

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