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Surgical Treatment of T-Cell Lymphoma in a Dog

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Now that I’ve covered the clinical signs and diagnosis of Cardiff’s illnesses (most strongly suspected to again be cancer), it’s time to move on to the treatment phase. This week, the topic is surgery.   Cardiff has previously been through abdominal exploratory surgery to remove a loop of small intestine having a mass-like lesion which […]

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11 Ways You’re Shortening Your Dog’s Life

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Are you aware of the means by which you (the pet owner) may inadvertently be shortening the life of your feline or canine companion. My contribution can be found on Page 7, 8, and 12, but there are many other valuable perspectives offered by seasoned veterinarians. Learn more here in this slideshow for PetMD: 11 […]

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Adventures in Veterinary House Calls — Fire Escape!

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Adventures in Veterinary House Calls — Fire Escape! I’ve been working as a house-call veterinarian in the greater Los Angeles area since 2008. Having done general and emergency practice in a variety of hospital settings, and in multiple states (D.C, VA, […]

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The Science of Loving Our Dogs

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as The Science of Loving Our Dogs.  In commemoration of Valentine’s Day, I’m investigating the nature of affection and how human interaction benefits the health of both owner and animal companion. I certainly love my pooch and speculate that doing so helps […]

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Amazing Stories of Animals Who Survived the Oklahoma Tornado

This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Amazing Stories of Animals Who Survived the Oklahoma Tornado Having grown up for a period of my childhood in the middle of the country, to this day I recall the scary scenes associated with the tornadoes that tore their way through […]

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