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Social Media Wrap Up at the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s Pet-Lebrity News column on Pet360.com as Social Media Wrap Up at the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. It is always an exciting and hectic time during my annual voyage to New York City to provide media coverage of the Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show. In addition to […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Dr. Patrick Mahaney on Pet Dental Health

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Pet periodontal health is a topic that I’m especially passionate about in taking care of my veterinary patients. Although February is National Pet Dental Health Month, you should be prioritizing your dog and cat’s teeth and gums (and therefore internal organs) on a daily basis. Check out my dental-themed podcast collaboration with Embrace Pet Insurance […]

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The Science of Loving Our Dogs

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as The Science of Loving Our Dogs.  In commemoration of Valentine’s Day, I’m investigating the nature of affection and how human interaction benefits the health of both owner and animal companion. I certainly love my pooch and speculate that doing so helps […]

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Dr. Mahaney Weighs in on Agility, Animal Health, and Blogging at the 2014 Westminster Dog Show

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For the fifth year, I’ve left my balmy environment of Los Angeles and headed to the frigid cold in New York City for the 2014 Westminster Dog Show. This year, Westminster Kennel Club’s director of media, Karolynne McAteer, invited me to me share my veterinary perspective on the Westminster experience during day one of live […]

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Why Is the Fur On My Dog’s Face or Body Stained Brown?

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Very commonly, dogs and cats having light-colored fur end up with pink or brown staining around their eyes, mouth, paws, or other places on their bodies.  Do you know why these areas undergo such color changes?  Check out my answer via the following article for PetSafe: Why Is the Fur On My Dog’s Face or […]

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