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19MAY
Jon Stewart’s Daily Show Retirement Plans Include Opening an Animal Sanctuary

Jon Stewart’s Daily Show Retirement Plans Include Opening an Animal Sanctuary

Now that Stewart is retiring from The Daily Show, what’s he going to do with his free time? Word on the street is that he’s going to open an animal sanctuary. The Daily Mail recently broke the exciting news online earlier this month.

8MAY
Robin Williams Posthumously Lends His Voice to the Canine Star of Absolutely Anything

Robin Williams Posthumously Lends His Voice to the Canine Star of Absolutely Anything

Before Robin Williams died, he completed work on four films, including the upcoming Absolutely Anything (opening in the U.K. in August 2015 with a yet-to-be-determined U.S. release date).

4MAY
Paris Hilton and Gigi Hadid Mourn the Loss of Their Canine Companions

Paris Hilton and Gigi Hadid Mourn the Loss of Their Canine Companions

April was a sad month in the realm of pet news, as two celebrities said goodbye to their faithful canine companions.

25APR
Pets in the Desert at Coachella Reinforces the Need for Heat Safety Precautions

Pets in the Desert at Coachella Reinforces the Need for Heat Safety Precautions

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, a three-day music festival spanning two weekends in the springtime heat of the California desert, isn't exactly where we would expect to see a canine or feline companion. However, photos of a certain celebrity’s pet have been featured on social media around the time of this year’s event.

25APR
5 Flights Up Movie Review

5 Flights Up Movie Review

5 Flights Up is being released in theaters and VOD in May 8 starring Morgan Freeman, Diane Keaton and a lovable Border Terrier.

25APR
Disney’s Monkey Kingdom Inspires Wonder of the World of Primates

Disney’s Monkey Kingdom Inspires Wonder of the World of Primates

Recently, Disney invited me to screen their latest animal-themed movie Monkey Kingdom. I was treated to the intriguing tale of a Maya, a monkey who found herself at the bottom rung on her community’s food chain and pecking order in the dense jungles of Sri Lanka.

29MAR
Ginger Squirrels Have an Ally in Prince Harry

Ginger Squirrels Have an Ally in Prince Harry

Although people and animals with red hair or fur are commonly termed “gingers” and are often the brunt of a joke simply because of their genetics, they have a new ally in Prince Harry.

29MAR
Nat Geo Wild’s Season Two Premiere of “Cesar 911”

Nat Geo Wild’s Season Two Premiere of “Cesar 911”

I really enjoy being part of the Pet360 team, as my Pet-Lebrity News column includes coverage of events involving pets and celebrities that require my attendance. Recently, I was invited to the season two premiere of Nat Geo Wild's “Cesar 911.”

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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