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Interview with Dr. Justine Lee from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s Pet-Lebrity News column on Pet360.com as Interview with Dr. Justine Lee from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. I love learning of the good deeds done by fellow veterinarians that have spent some of their veterinary educational process at my alma mater, the School of Veterinary Medicine at […]

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Donna Lawrence Helps Enact Susie’s Law to Make for Harsher Penalties for Animal Cruelty Offenses

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s Pet-Lebrity News column on Pet360.com as Donna Lawrence Helps Enact Susie’s Law to Make for Harsher Penalties for Animal Cruelty Offenses Have you seen the movie Susie’s Hope?  I reviewed the film for Pet-Lebrity News and am inspired by the intent of Susie’s Law to make animal cruelty offenses […]

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Dr. Patrick Covers Salmonella Risks for Pets and Humans on Talkin’ Pets

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Recently, I appeared on Talkin’ Pets with Jon Patch to discuss the risks that pathogenic bacteria like Salmonella pose to both pets and humans. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a recall of Nylabone’s Puppy Starter Pack due to Salmonella health risk, which is a common reason pet foods and treats are recalled as […]

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VacciCheck and The Puppy Prodotol Webinar

What strategies do you and your veterinarian take when vaccinating your puppy for Distemper, Adenovirus, and Parvovirus (the D, A, and P in the Distemper combination vaccination)? The timing and appropriate administration of puppy vaccinations are a vitally important as is determining that the vaccination has produced the desired response via the VacciCheck antibody titer […]

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Myths and Truths in Disney’s Frankenweenie Movie

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on petMD. Although I enjoyed Disney’s spookily themed movie Frankenweenie, watching any media production involving pets is never an escapist experience for me. My veterinary medical mind always defaults to reading into the messages being conveyed by the characters and story about the human-companion-animal bond and pet […]

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