pet health

Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy

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This article was originally see on PetMD.com as Natural Approaches for Treating Cancer in Pets – Chinese Medicine and Whole Foods for Energy. When treating my dog Cardiff’s cancer and addressing his day-to-day wellness, I take a multimodal approach where I combine different perspectives in veterinary medicine. My primary perspective is Western (conventional), as I have always […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney on Preventing Pet Obesity & Pet Care Dental Tips for Variety Topics Talks

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Any chance I get to spread the word of holistic pet health through the media is an opportunity to educate owners and improve the lives of pets. Recently, I was asked to return to Variety Topics Talks (VTT) on BlogTalkRadio where VTT’s host Sonia Annetta and I covered pet obesity and dental care. To listen […]

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The Pet PT Pit Stop: Vaccinosis – A Vexing Conundrum

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As a veterinarian, it’s helpful to get perspective from others involved in the realm of animal treatment that have training foundations on the human side, like Susan Davis, PT of JoyCareOnsite.com.  In the following article, “The Pet PT Pit Stop: Vaccinosis – A Vexing Conundrum“, Davis brings attention to concerns that I strongly share: the […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Pet Nutrition

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What do you feed your pet?  The subject elicits much controversy among pet owners, food manufacturers, and veterinarians.  Dr. Patrick Mahaney and Laura Bennett discuss a vaiety of pet nutrition topics in this Pet Place (Embrace Pet Insurance) Podcast, including: 1. Do the foods that tout added nutrients for things like joint health really help […]

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Microscopic vs Macroscopic Disease — What is the Difference?

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This article is originally found on PetMD as Microscopic vs Macroscopic Disease — What is the Difference?  Now that the Cardiff has recovered from two surgeries to remove an intestinal tumor and multiple skin masses, it’s time move onto the topic of treating cancer that could still be lurking in his body.   Surgery to […]

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