animal health

Dr. Patrick Mahaney Covers 11 Quiet Dog Breeds For People Who Don’t Want to Receive Noise Complaints via Woman’s Day

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  Offhand, I cannot think of any of my clients who specifically want a dog that is loud and causes a ruckus in their home environment or while out and about in the world.  Yet, some barking and other canine-centric noises can be beneficial to a household to potentially keep away intruders.   As a […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Nail Caps For Cats via Rover.com

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  Do you have a cat that is prone to clawing your couch or other sensitive surfaces (or you) around your home?    Cat scratches are a common reason that motivates many pet owners to consider a variety of options to prevent trauma to the skin of their human and animal family members well as […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney’s Canine Patients Featured in People Magazine Profile of Jane Lynch’s Home

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  Being a house-call practitioner in Los Angeles I get to experience my clients’ homes and formulate observations as to what happens in the house and yard that could be to an asset or detriment to my patients’ health.   Having been in house-call practice since 2008, I’ve certainly seen my fair share of the […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney’s Top Products of SuperZoo 2019

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Well, another SuperZoo has come and gone. For those of you who are unfamiliar, SuperZoo was founded in 1950 by the World Pet Association (WPA) and is the world’s largest pet trade show which occurs annually in Las Vegas.   I’ve previously attended SuperZoo, but my prior role had me committed to one company for […]

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Memorial for Spencer the Labrador Retriever Mix

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A long-term patient of mine named Spencer recently passed away.  I first got to know Spencer and his family when he moved from New York to Los Angeles in 2013.  I knew him during his healthier times when his mobility was quite good, despite having had knee surgery and osteoarthritis, and was there until the […]

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