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2MAY
Dr. Patrick Mahaney Bids Farewell by Sharing His Favorite Posts

Dr. Patrick Mahaney Bids Farewell by Sharing His Favorite Posts

I greatly appreciate the opportunity to write my Pet-Lebrity News column for the past three years, yet all good things must come to an end and it’s now time to say goodbye and thank you for your readership. In saying goodbye, I’m going to share some of my favorite posts.

22APR
Red Carpet Report from the Wags and Walks Muttin’ But Love Fundraising Gala

Red Carpet Report from the Wags and Walks Muttin’ But Love Fundraising Gala

I love the contributing to events that help bring awareness to the need for education about animal rescue and welfare. Recently, I was invited to provide Pet-Lebrity News coverage at the Wags and Walks 2016 Muttin’ But Love Fundraising Gala at the fabulous SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

12APR
BarkFest Brunch Raises Awareness of Nat Geo WILD’s BarkFest II

BarkFest Brunch Raises Awareness of Nat Geo WILD’s BarkFest II

Recently, I was invited to attend the Nat Geo Wild Barkfest Brunch at the super-cool Palihouse Hotel in West Hollywood, CA. The event promoted the upcoming BarkFest II, a full weekend of continuous dog related Nat Geo WILD programs.

5APR
Interview with Nat Geo WILD Animal Storm Squad Star Karissa Hadden

Interview with Nat Geo WILD Animal Storm Squad Star Karissa Hadden

I love having the opportunity to profile others who are using their skills to help animals. If you’re not already aware, there’s a Nat Geo WILD program called Animal Storm Squad in which a group of animal professionals swoop in to help families and pets in need when natural disaster strikes.

28MAR
Interview with Veterinarian Liz Bales, Creator of the NoBowl Feeding System

Interview with Veterinarian Liz Bales, Creator of the NoBowl Feeding System

Liz Bales is a veterinarian who has taken pet-purposeful ingenuity to a new level by creating a novel product to pique the interest of our feline friends through portion-controlled feeding.

21MAR
The Chihuahua Star of Legally Blonde Passes Away

The Chihuahua Star of Legally Blonde Passes Away

Recently, TMZ broke the tragic news that Moonie, the dog who portrayed Bruiser Woods in the Legally Blonde films, passed away the advanced age of 18 years.

15MAR
Interview with Dr. Justine Lee from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center

Interview with Dr. Justine Lee from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center

Dr. Justine Lee recently contributed to Consumer Affairs’ Danger Foods tool and has a variety of other interesting educational projects in the works for both veterinarians and pet owners, so I jumped at the opportunity to interview her for this column.

7MAR
Amanda Seyfried Feeds Her Dog Broccoli Snacks, Should You?

Amanda Seyfried Feeds Her Dog Broccoli Snacks, Should You?

Amanda Seyfried was recently photographed feeding her dog a snack of broccoli, which many pet owners may find surprising. In actuality, it’s generally healthier for dogs to eat snacks of fresh meat, vegetables and fruits compared to conventional biscuit-type or jerky-style meat treats.

Patrick Mahaney, VMD

Patrick Mahaney, VMD

Patrick Mahaney takes a close look at celebrities, their pets, and other hot-button pet parenting topics from a veterinary perspective. His path to becoming a veterinarian was not the pursuit of a childhood dream, but was rather a serendipitous migration from his original plan, which was to pursue a career in marine biology or fine arts. To satisfy his creative urges, Dr. Mahaney writes a pet health column, guest blogs for Perez Hilton's TeddyHilton.com, and created CelebrityPetNews.com (CPN), which puts a veterinary spin on issues pertaining to celebrities, their pets, and public health.

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