New Year

Minor Health Scare Starts 2011 in Less Than Celebratory Style

hoto of Cardiff Stares at His Kitty Toy in the Pool

2010 has been a great year for me, as it started with me being sick from IMHA (Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia) and headed toward its conclusion with my disease being fully in remission. As my health improved throughout the year, I went back to my normal playing, hiking, and socializing with my dog buddies. It […]

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New Years Resolutions for Your Pet Part 3- Schedule Regular Veterinary Examinations

Dr Mahaney Examines Cardiff

Have you already started any healthful life changes for yourself or your pet in 2011? Although I wish you well, I am concerned mostly about the health of your pets. Check out my New Years Resolutions for Your Pet Part 1- Focus on Diet and Part 2- Commit to Daily Exercise, then follow my 3rd […]

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New Years Resolutions for Your Pet Part 1- Focus on Diet

Photo of Cardiff Happy New Year CNN

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions for 2011? This year, I am going to do more yoga, be more patient with others, and show utmost appreciation for my dog, Cardiff, having recovered from Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (see I Am So Thankful for the Health of My Dog). As a veterinarian, my professional role […]

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Thanksgiving Holiday Pet Safety Tips

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Starting with Halloween, the fall-winter holiday season yields innumerable hazards to our pets (see Top 5 Halloween Pet Safety Tips).  The potential danger continues into Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwaanza, New Year’s Eve, or other holiday of your choice.  Pet hazards lurk in festive foods, decorations, and schedule and environment changes.  Take the following precautions, as […]

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