health

Human-Grade Foods Are Better for Pets Than Animal-Grade Foods – Part 2

This article originally appeared on PetMD.com As you know, if you are a regular reader, my dog Cardiff is thriving despite being under long-term chemotherapy for his second emergence of T-Cell Lymphoma. I generally see that my patients who eat whole-food diets throughout their lives have fewer health problems. Additionally, my patients who consume whole-food diets that […]

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Can Grass Kill Your Dog?

Grass seems like such a harmless, integral part of nature that appears to dogs, cats, and humans alike. Yet, there can be negative health associated with contact with or consumption of grass. Learn more about grass and your pet’s health via my contributions to this article for PetMD: Can Grass Kill Your Dog? When it […]

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Can Groundhogs Spread Diseases to Humans?

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s Pet-Lebrity News column on Pet360.com as Can Groundhogs Spread Diseases to Humans? This week, we celebrated Groundhog Day, an event in which a Punxsutawney, PA-based groundhog (Punxsutawney Phil) predicts the fate of Americans by predicting a prolonged winter or early spring. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow upon […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Dr. Mahaney’s Tips for All Ages

Do you have a senior pet? If so, are you partnering with your veterinarian to attend to his special needs? As part of my holistic, house call veterinary practice I attend to the needs of senior pets all of the time. Many have issued with pain that I strive to better manage with acupunture, laser […]

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Supplements Used to Treat Symptoms of Cancer in Dogs

Now that you’ve read The Integrative Approach to Canine Cancer Treatment, you have a better understanding of why I choose to integrate multiple veterinary medical treatment perspectives in managing Cardiff’s T-Cell Lymphoma. I’m now going to get into more specifics of the nutraceuticals (supplements), herbs, and foods that are part of Cardiff’s integrative health care […]

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