preparedness

Sun Protection Basics for Your Pet

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Living in Southern California has many benefits, including year-round access to comfortable weather and seemingly endless sunshine. Although the health and lifestyle of both people and pets generally benefits from consistently temperate weather, there are some disadvantages to existing in an environment that’s so constantly sunny. Exposure to sun can lead to a variety of […]

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Dr. Mahaney’s Perspective on Natural Disaster Preparedness

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As a southern California dweller, wildfires, mudslides, and earthquakes are some of the natural disasters my dog Cardiff, my patients, and I face on a year-round basis. Nature versus man events can randomly occur, or are more likely to happen, on a seasonal basis. Fortunately, the seasonal nature of certain disasters gives pet owners the […]

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Wildfire Safety and Preparedness for Your Pet

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This article originally appeared on PetMD as Wildfire Safety and Preparedness for Your Pet. Living in southern California, there are many natural disasters we Golden State dwellers face on a seemingly year-round basis, including wildfires, mudslides, and earthquakes. Events where nature one-ups man can occur randomly or may have a seasonal pattern to their destructive […]

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