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Honest Kitchen Blog: Pet Safety Tips for the Winter Holidays

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Although we’ve made it through Christmas, Hannukah, and New Year’s Eve, some of the pet dangers associated with winter holidays still remain. After all, some people leave their decorations up for weeks to months post-holiday and others keep the party going well into the new year. It’s not just decorations that pose hazards to our […]

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Pet Cancer Awareness, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Do you currently or have you had a pet having been diagnosed with cancer? It’s a life-altering diagnosis for both animals and their human caretakers with numerous implications pertaining to expected life scan, provision of care, financial concerns associated with treamtent, and quality of life. I am very passionate about the topic, as my dog […]

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Honest Kitchen Blog: Home Cooking for Pets 101

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Do you cook for your pet? Does the thought of making home-prepared meals or snacks sound appealing to you? When it comes down to it, making home-prepared pet foods is something that any pet owner can do. Of course, doing so requires owners to be informed about appropriate food ingredients and preparation. There are also […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Weighs in on Parvovirus for PetMD

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Are you aware of Parvovirus, one of the worst infectious organisms capable of causing severe illness in dogs and other species? Fortunately, it’s a preventable disease through the advent of vaccinations we veterinarians give at regular intervals during puppyhood and the adult years. Learn more about Parovirus prevention and treatment in this article for PetMD- […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Debunks Cat Marijuana Myths for High Times Magazine

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Having been practicing veterinary medicine since 1999 and worked in emergency practice Southern California I’ve treated my fair share of canine and feline marijuana toxicity cases. Cats can be exposed to marijuana by orally consuming their owner’s stash or inhaling the smoke.  Since cats groom themselves, there’s “high potential” they can be exposed to marijuana […]

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