Author Archives: Kerry Malak

About Kerry Malak

I am a Bulldog mom, Reiki Master/Teacher, pet loss counselor and canine cancer advocate who loves working with people and animals to help them live longer, happier and healthier lives.

Caring for the Caregiver: Reducing the Health Impacts of Stress

Stress and worry can control you if you let them, and eventually they will wear you down physically and mentally. By finding healthy ways to manage stress, such as Reiki, you can discover a new way of living and become a stronger, happier, and more capable caregiver for all who rely on you each day. Continue reading

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10 Ways to Reduce Your Dog’s Risk of Cancer

May is Pet Cancer Awareness Month, but you can help to reduce your dog’s risk of cancer year-round. Continue reading

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Mackenzie’s Story of Courage

I recently received a wonderful email from a family in Toronto whose Golden Retriever, Mackenzie, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer.  Her story reminded me that no matter how bad things can seem sometimes, there is always reason … Continue reading

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That Old Familiar Feeling Again…

Six years ago today, I lost my sun, my moon and my stars. I said goodbye to a huge piece of my heart and the precious little soul who gave me a reason for being in this world. I said … Continue reading

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Join Us at the the Paws 4 A Cure Walk on May 20 in Wakefield, MA

Mark your calendars now to support the 5th Annual Paws 4 A Cure Walk on Sunday, May 20 in Wakefield, MA. Whether your life has been touched by canine cancer or you have just had the good fortune to be loved … Continue reading

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Canine Mast Cell Tumors: What You Need to Know

This article is designed to educate you regarding Mast Cell Tumors in dogs and the important aspects of the pathology report so that you can make sure this info is provided to you by your vet and you can make an intelligent and informed decision regarding treatment. Continue reading

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International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care – CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Are you a veterinary professional, hospice volunteer, pet loss/grief counselor or other animal caregiver with experience providing end-of-life care?  Your expertise is needed! The International Association of Animal Hospice & Palliative Care (IAAHPC) is seeking lecture proposals for its 2nd Annual … Continue reading

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