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Fire Safety Tips For Pets

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Many parts of the country, especially the Southwest and California, are currently suffering from a major drought. Combine extreme heat with lack of sufficient moisture to support plant growth and you’ve got major risk for fire danger potentially harmful to property, people, and pets. Learn how to keep your pet from suffering from fire-related ailments […]

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Holistic Vets: Dr. Mahaney Covers Celebrities with Pets Not Being Above the Law

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In this edition of Holistic Vets Tracie Hotchner and I cover a recent pet scandal involving Johnny Depp, his wife Amber Heard, and their dogs. If you’re not aware, the dogs were brought into Australia without going through the proper regulatory channels and were forced to leave the country. Depp and Heard are facing fines and […]

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Prevention of Pet Cancer Awareness with Dr. Patrick Mahaney

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Embrace Pet Insurance Podcast: Prevention of Pet Cancer Awareness with Dr. Patrick Mahaney.  Animal cruelty certainly isn’t a topic we looked forward to discussing, but as responsible pet parents, it’s up to all of us to help the animals in our community. After all, we are their voice. So, it’s up to us to advocate […]

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Nose Jobs and Facelifts for Dogs on the Rise

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This article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney’s The Daily Vet column on PetMD as Nose Jobs and Facelifts for Dogs on the Rise. I certainly enjoy my British news. The wry journalistic perspective on the role of celebrities in society often makes for an entertaining read and often serves as inspiration for my Pet-Lebrity News column on […]

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Sizzlin’ Summer Safety Tips via Hamptons Pet

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SPF (Summer Pet Fun) Even pets with thick fur run the risk of sunburn. Protect skm by covering the nose, ears and other exposed areas with pet-appropriate clothing or applying a pet-friendly sunscreen free of salicylates and zinc oxide (which are toxic if ingested). Pink-skinned pets should always wear sun protection or be confined to […]

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