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Can I Get a Vet Who Makes House Calls? Yes, Please via Rover.com

Remember back in the day when doctors made house calls to attend to their sick patients in the comfort of their own homes?  Well, house call medical practice never went away, but most people are so familiar with idea of going to the doctor or veterinary hospital to address their or their pet’s health concerns […]

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Where’s the Beef: Raw vs. Whole Cooked Food via The Hollywood Reporter

I’m so honored to have been asked to share my holistic veterinary perspective on whole food feeding for pets in The Hollywood Reporter.   The topic of raw vs cooked food is a controversial one in veterinary medicine and in the realm of pet caretaking in general and not all veterinarians think alike as to […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Fleas and Flea-Borne Disease on Pets Teach Us So Much Radio

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You may not realize it, but fleas are a year-round problem in many parts of the country. Not only are fleas capable of causing annoying irritation to your pet’s skin and chewing, licking, and scratching as a means of self soothing, but the pesky ectoparasites can also carry serious disease. Although days are colder, your […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Pet Allergies on DogCastRadio

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Does your pet suffer from allergies of the eyes, respiratory or digestive tract, skin, or other body system? Allergies are quite common and are great imitators for other ailments, so it’s important that suspect pet allergies are brought to the attention of your veterinarian. Living in southern California, I see allergies in my canine and […]

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Is Separating Puppies From Their Mothers Cruel?

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All puppies and kittens mature and ultimately reach an age when a decision is made to either have them stay with Mom or be adopted into a forever home. Yet, what happens to the mother after her puppies have been removed from her? Does she go through a mourning period? Learn more via my veterinary […]

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