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What Makes One Skin Mass Cancerous and Another Non-Cancerous?

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When an owner thinks of a mass, regardless of the location on the body, cancer should always come to mind. Yet, not all masses that grow inside or on surface of the body are actually cancerous.   I’m well aware of such varying results in my patients, but the reality of being faced with my […]

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The Potentially Deadly Treat You’re Probably Giving Your Dog

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Do you give your dog rawhide chews? If so, you may want to consider many factors about rawhide’s preparation and potenital health concerns associated with these common canine chews. Learn my veterinary perspective in following article for Rover.com: The Potentially Deadly Treat You’re Probably Giving Your Dog Click the above link to read the article […]

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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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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Sings Praises of The Honest Kitchen’s New Diet: Revel

This article was originally seen on The Honest Kitchen’s Blog: Introducing The Honest Kitchen’s Newest Dog Food: Revel I am always intrigued to learn of new diets available for my canine patients, especially when the formulation includes whole-food ingredients. Kibble contains protein and grain ‘meals and by-products’ which don’t naturally exist, so it’s important that dog owners […]

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Vaccinosis and How Pet Health Can Be Negatively Affected by Vaccinations

Are you aware of the concept of Vaccinosis? It’s a series of health problems that can occur in pet or people post-vaccination. Learn more via my webinar on Vaccinosis courtesy of Spectrum Labs (makers of VacciCheck rapid Distemper, Parvo, and Adenovirus antibody titer test). Thank you for reading this article.  Your questions and comments are completely […]

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