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Got Pet Questions? Get Live Answers From Our Veterinarian Team

Pet Q&A
Written by Dr. Rob Silver DVM, MS - Updated: May 17, 2024

Join us for our monthly, live Pet Q&A answering your questions about pets and the best ways to care for them.

Get expert advice and holistic health tips for your furry loved ones from two veterans in the holistic pet care space:  veterinarian Dr. Rob Silver, DVM, and veterinary technician, Joni Kamlet.

Our Real Mushrooms Pet Team is at your disposal monthly during our live video call. Submit any pet questions you have ahead of time. Then, watch live as Dr. Rob and Joni provide answers to that month's pet questions.


Upcoming Pet Q&A Live Event

Where to watch live: Our Facebook page or YouTube channel.

The date of the next live Q&A session: Thursday, June 20th at 4 pm PST / 7 pm EST.

The topic for this month's Q&A: How Mushrooms May Help with Pet Detoxification

Watch the live event: Click here on Thursday, May 16th.


Past Pet Q&A Topics & Recordings

Our Veterinary Team will set a theme for each month's live Q&A event. While we encourage you to submit questions around the topic, don't hesitate to also send us your general questions.

If you want questions answered by the Real Mushroom's Pet Team, please submit them here beforehand.

Here were the dates and topics of our last live events. Click on any topic to view the event recording.


May 2024: Mushroom Detoxification

April 2024: Benefits of Beta-Glucans for Your Pets!

March 2024: Mushroom Quality Control For Your Pets

February 2024: How Maitake Can Benefit Your Pets

January 2024: All About Daily Dawg

December 2023: Canine Respiratory Health & How Mushrooms Can Help

November 2023: Best Mushrooms for Senior Pets

October 2023: Reishi Benefits for Your Pets!

September 2023: Mushrooms for Hospice and Palliative Care

August 2023: Cordyceps Benefits for Your Pets

July 2023: Mushroom Synergy for Pets - Which Mushrooms Work Best Together?

June 2023: What is the Right Amount of Mushrooms to Give My Pet?

May 2023: How Mushrooms Can Help Your Pet with Inflammation

April 2023: How 5 Defenders Can Benefit Your Pets

March 2023: How can Mushrooms Help my Pet with Allergies?

February 2023: All About Cats and Mushrooms!

January 2023: How Can Mushrooms Help My Pet with Yeast Issues?

December 2022: How Cordyceps and Chaga Can Benefit Your Pet!

November 2022: Functional Mushrooms & Your Pet's Gut Health

October 2022: Myths and Facts About Safe Human Food for Dogs and Cats

September 2022: Does the Placebo Effect Apply to Animals?

August 2022: Integrative Veterinary Medicine, Explained!

July 2022: Tips to help keep your pets cool!

June 2022: Fourth of July Prep for Your Pets!

May 2022: Pet anxiety, liver issues, food sensitivities & more!

April 2022: Pet cancer, Feline AIDS, mushrooms+CBD & more!

We hope to see you at our next Pet Q&A!


How to Get Your Pet Questions Answered

If you want questions answered by the Real Mushroom's Pet Team you have 2 options:

  1. You can submit them here ahead of our live broadcast.
  2. You can submit a question during the live broadcast on our YouTube live feed.

We do our best to get all the pet questions that are submitted, but sometimes we are unable to get to them all. If your question was not answered, please feel free to send us an email at [email protected] and we will happily assist you with your pet question!


P.S. - Are you in our Pet Facebook Group yet? Join here?

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Dr. Robert Silver graduated in 1982 from Colorado State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He established one of the first integrative vet clinics in the USA in Boulder, CO in 1993. Since then, Dr. Silver has become a nationally recognized expert in veterinary herbal and nutraceutical medicines, medicinal mushrooms, veterinary CBD and cannabis therapeutics. He has adjunct faculty positions at Lincoln Memorial University, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Chi University, a College of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. Learn more about Dr. Silver.

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