Animals

Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Hypothyroidism and Arbuckle the Dog on The Pet Show with Dr. Katy

If you heard of my canine patient Arbuckle? He’s an Insta-famous social media star having amassed over 90,000 followers on his @AllAboutArbuckle Instagram page as of 12/18.   Why is Arbuckle so famous?  Well, he’s got quite the story of overcoming adversity as he was found abandoned in the Los Angeles area weighing in at […]

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Keep Holiday Gift Opening Fun and Safe With Cats on Catster.com

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Gift giving is a prominent part of our holiday celebrations, but the festivity around such traditions isn’t necessarily interpreted the same way by our canine and feline companions and health problems can ensue as a result.     Curious felines don’t realize that holiday gift wrapping and decorations are meant to be kept outside of […]

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Animal House Meet the Hosts via YouTube

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In the fall of 2014, I flew to Othello, WA to work with a team of pet experts to help build a new animal shelter for a community in need as part of a pilot for a show called Animal House. Like Extreme Makeover: Home Edition but for animal rescues, Animal House hosts, production team, […]

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The Health Benefits of Owning Pets

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We all enjoy being around our companion canines and felines, but did you know pets can have positive benefits on our physical and mental health? From the blood pressure lowering and calming effects of stroking a cat’s back to the calorie burning and endorphin releasing merits of taking your dog for a walk, companion animal […]

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Podcast: Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

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This article originally appeared on EmbracePetInsurance.com  Animal cruelty certainly isn’t a topic we looked forward to discussing, but as responsible pet parents, it’s up to all of us to help the animals in our community. After all, we are their voice. So, it’s up to us to advocate for animals that are being neglected or […]

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