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25JUL
Carrie Underwood Breaks Car Window to Free Her Dogs and Child

Carrie Underwood Breaks Car Window to Free Her Dogs and Child

Recently, a potentially tragic pet safety incident occurred involving American Idol alum and acclaimed singer Carrie Underwood.

16JUL
Harry & Snowman Tells the Tale of a Special Horse and His Trainer

Harry & Snowman Tells the Tale of a Special Horse and His Trainer

One documentary that recently caught my attention is Harry & Snowman, which screened during the 2015 Los Angeles Dances with Films festival and just so happens to be directed by a personal friend of mine, Ron Davis.

7JUL
Pet360’s Celebrity Pet Advocate of the Year: Vote for Your Favorite Animal-Loving VIP

Pet360’s Celebrity Pet Advocate of the Year: Vote for Your Favorite Animal-Loving VIP

There are so many people who are well known in the United States and around the world that lend their celebrity animal welfare causes, but Pet360’s Pet Parents' Choice Awards Presented by NexGuard have selected their top five and put the onus on you, the reader, to select your top picks.

2JUL
A Veterinarian’s Perspective on the Movie Max

A Veterinarian’s Perspective on the Movie Max

It was a pleasure to receive an invitation for a screening of Max, a Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldyn-Mayer Pictures film opening this month. If you follow Pet-Lebrity News, you know that I screen movies and weigh in on the animal aspects for this column. As a veterinarian, it's hard to turn off my clinical brain and just focus on the pure entertainment aspects of the film. With that in mind, here are my thoughts on Max.

20JUN
Cat People and Cool Products on Display at CatConLA

Cat People and Cool Products on Display at CatConLA

Being a CatConLA virgin, I was psyched to learn that I was available to attend and provide coverage for my Pet-Lebrity News column.

12JUN
BlogPaws 2015: Networking, Pets, Media and More

BlogPaws 2015: Networking, Pets, Media and More

I greatly enjoy the opportunity to return to the annual BlogPaws convention to see my fellow pet media colleagues and establish new connections to brands. This was my sixth BlogPaws and I’ve witnessed the evolution of the event over the years and through my involvement with Pet360.

4JUN
Australian Government Mandates Dogs Belonging to Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Leave the Country

Australian Government Mandates Dogs Belonging to Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Leave the Country

Last month, international media outlets erupted with reports of the Australian government forcing two Yorkshire terriers owned by Johnny Depp and Amber Heard to head home to the U.S.

28MAY
Pet-Loving Stars and Philanthropists Party at the HSUS Benefit Gala

Pet-Loving Stars and Philanthropists Party at the HSUS Benefit Gala

This month, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) to hosted its annual benefit gala in Beverly Hills. This year’s event benefited the lifesaving work of two key HSUS priorities: Companion Animals – Pets for Life and Farm Animal Protection.

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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