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Training the Next Generation of Search and Rescue Dogs

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Training the Next Generation of Search and Rescue Dogs Thirteen years have passed since the tragic events of 9/11. The aftermath of the World Trade Center’s destruction drastically changed my day-to-day life in Washington, D.C., where I was living in 2001 […]

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Penn Vet Working Dog Center Holds its Grand Opening to Commemorate the 11th Anniversary of 9/11

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on petMD. It’s been eleven years since the tragic events of 9/11, but my recollection of many aspects of its aftermath vividly stand out in my mind. In September 2001, I was living in Washington, D.C. and working at a veterinary hospital situated three miles from […]

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Dr Patrick Mahaney Explores the Mixed Breed Health Myth in Observance of National Mutt Day

This article appeared on petMD as part of Dr Mahaney’s The Daily Vet series. In commemoration of National Mutt Day, I am exploring the notion that mixed breed dogs have health advantages over pure breeds. What exactly makes a mutt? “Mutt” is a term typically referring to dogs, but does not necessarily exclude animal counterparts […]

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Fourth of July Party Time with My Gal Pal Dixie

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I has so much fun this year for the Fourth of July. I am also very grateful that my IMHA is in remission and I am healthy enough to party with my dog and people friends! My dad took me down to Redondo Beach, where I got to hang out with my new canine companion, […]

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