cancer

Honest Kitchen Blog: Canine & Feline Osteosarcoma: Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment

Cancer is one of the worst diagnoses any owner can get as pertains to the health of a beloved pet.     Like in humans, there are numerous types of cancer that affect many of our canine and feline companions’ body systems.  One cancer that severely compromises a pet’s quality of life and ultimately leads […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Discusses The Holistic Approach to Cancer on The Pet Show with Dr. Katy

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Are you aware that your pet’s cancer can be treated holistically? When it comes down to it, the holistic approach involves taking into account whole-body function and not just focusing on killing cancer cells and can improve a pet’s clinical response to treatment. Generally, the holistic approach involves providing medications, supplements, herbs, whole-food diet, and […]

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Homemade Pet Food or Store Bought Pet Food – Which is Better for Pets With Cancer? Part 3

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Can My Pet Eat Homemade Foods? Yes, your pet can eat foods that you make at home, provided some guidelines are followed. Before commercial pet food was an option for owners, our canine and feline companions just ate the same foods we did. Now that there are many cat and dog kibble (dry food) and […]

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Holistic Vets: Dr. Mahaney Talks Cancerous vs Non-Cancerous Skin Masses

Have you ever felt a lump or bump on your pet that has caused you concern? Instead of jumping right to tumor terminology, I consider such changes from my patients’ normal skin health to be mass-like lesions. Having a veterinarian examine your pet’s mass-like is crucial to determine the appropriate steps in establishing a diagnosis […]

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Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy

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This article was originally see on PetMD.com as Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy. When treating my dog Cardiff’s cancer and addressing his day-to-day wellness, I take a multimodal approach where I combine different perspectives in veterinary medicine. My primary perspective is Western (conventional), as I have always […]

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