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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.

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.

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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