pet health

Preventing Vaccine Associated Illness in Pets, Part 1 of 2

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Preventing Vaccine Associated Illness in Pets, Part 1 of 2. Does your pet suffer from an immune system problem? As our bodies require the continual protection afforded by the complex interaction of white blood cells, antibodies, microorganisms (bacteria, etc.), hormonal signals, […]

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Heroin Reversal Drug Used to Save Life of Abused Cat

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Heroin Reversal Drug Used to Save Life of Abused Cat  No owner wants to sicken their pets with their own good or bad habits. Yet, when it comes to the health risks our pets face as a result of consuming human […]

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Swarm of Africanized Bees Kills New Mexico Dog

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Swarm of Africanized Bees Kills New Mexico Dog. A recent KRQE 13 news item caught my attention due to the horrible nature of the article’s title:Africanized Bees Kill Pet Dog Treating dogs and cats that have been stung by bees and […]

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Discovering the Best New Pet Products of 2014

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Discovering the Best New Pet Products of 2014 Have you ever heard of SuperZoo? For those who work in the pet industry, it’s a must stop to find new foods, treats, toys, nutraceuticals (i.e., supplements), leashes, beds, and other pet products hitting […]

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Health Care Providers Advise Cautionary Measures as MERS Infections Spread

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Health Care Providers Advise Cautionary Measures as MERS Infections Spread. Zoonotic diseases, which are caused by infectious organisms spreading among species (animals to humans and vice versa), are a continual source of intrigue for me as a practicing veterinarian. Although bacteria, […]

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