Probiotics for Cats: What are They and How Do They Help?

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Do you know what probiotics are? How about how probiotics can benefit the gut health of your feline companion? Probiotics are beneicial bacteria (flora) that live in the digestive tract that aid in promoting intestinal function. The small and large intestine (colon) contain bacteria that faciliate food digestion. Additionally, probiotics serve to keep pathogenic bacteria […]

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Pet X Talks Dr. Patrick Mahaney on Understanding the Different Approaches to Pet Medicine

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Are you aware that there are numerous appropraches we veterinarians take when addressing the health concerns of our animal patients? Western (conventional), Eastern (Chinese medicine), holistic, and integrative, are just a few examples of the many perspectives that can shed light on the nature of pet ailments and the best approach to managing them. As […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Dental Discussions with Dr. Patrick Mahaney

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What steps do you take to prevent periodontal disease in your pet? As our pets can’t sufficiently brush their own teeth to keep their mouths clean we owners must make efforts to do so in order to prevent periodontal disease. Periodontal disease affects the teeth, gums, and other pet body parts. It’s often a hidden […]

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Honest Kitchen Blog: Pentobarbital – What Is It, How it Entered the Pet Food Supply Chain, and What You Can Do To Protect Your Pet

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Are you aware of the recent pet food recalls involving certain brands of commercially-available canned pet foods as a result of pentobarbital contamination (see Truth About Pet Food for the latest update)? Considering the fear imparted into the psyche of pet owners worldwide after the Melamine recall and the ongoing concerns surrounding chicken and duck treats […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney’s Book Review- Dog Obsessed by Lucy Postins of The Honest Kitchen

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Are you obsessed with your dog?  Are you seeking for a common-sense approach to feeding your pooch and creating healthy day-to-day habits?  If so, I’ve got a great read for you. Lucy Postins, founder and CEO of The Honest Kitchen, write an insightful text, Dog Obsessed, which shares her practical approach to canine care along […]

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