Articles: animal shelters

Tragic Fire Could Inspire Change

This tragedy is unfathomable, but perhaps good can come from it.  According to media reports 30 dogs were killed in the fire on January 14 at Bully Life Animal Services (formerly D and D Kennels), on county Farm Road in West Chicago.  Garrett Mercado wasn’t at home at the time of the fire, as he…

Good News for South Suburban Humane Society

South Suburban Humane Society Executive Director Emily Klehm makes an announcement on my WGN Radio Steve Dale’s Pet World show.   Listen HERE as Klehm describes how a recent anonymous donor purchased the old Homewood Animal Hospital in Homewood, and once renovated the building will become a second adoption center. That’s in addition to the current…

Anti Cruelty Society Offering Pet Food to Employees Furloughed by Government Shutdown

The Government shutdown is impacting lives across America. Here’s a brilliant and innovative idea from the Anti Cruelty Society in Chicago, which I encourage other shelters with appropriate resources to follow suit on: Anti-Cruelty Society Offering Pet Food and Supplies to Government Employees Furloughed by Shutdown The Anti-Cruelty Society is offering pet-owning furloughed Federal Government…

Pets and Vets Program Benefits from Purina Contribution

The Animal Rescue Foundation Pets and Vets Program is quite incredible really. Taking homeless dogs and training them appropriately – with additional training from a veteran in need of a service dog for PTSD. That dog is paired with the veteran, which not only finds that pup an important home but also makes more space…
Steve Dale on National Dog Show Presented by Purina

Dog Thanking from Purina and Decoding Fearful Dogs on WGN Radio

On Steve Dale’s Pet World, I begin HERE by chatting about how I just returned from the taping of the National Dog Show presented by Purina, the Kennel Club of Philadelphia. I had the opportunity to chat on two different facebook live broadcasts and discuss #dogthanking. *National Dog Show announcers David Frei and John O’Hurley.…
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Chicago Mayoral Candidate Lori Lightfoot and More on WGN Radio

Listen HERE to my Steve Dale’s Pet World WGN radio show where eventually, Chicago Mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot appears. I ask her why she cares about animal welfare. And what she would do, if Mayor, regarding animal welfare We also discuss Chicago Animal Care and Control, and support spay/neuter and perhaps find ways to prevent the…
Adopting Quirky from Chicago Animal Care and Control with Bill and Wendy on WGN radio

Amazing Dog Still Needs a Home from Chicago Animal Care and Control, with Bill and Wendy

On the Bill Leff and Wendy Snyder Show on WGN Radio, HERE I always have lots of fun. We talk about a wide range of topics, including Quirky. We begin with a description from Wendy of what neutering her dog, Kona, is all about or not. I re-affirm what too many people still don’t seem…
Cat identifies cancer

Cat Identifies Breast Cancer

Talk about feline pay back. Michelle Pierson and her husband Will adopted Mia from the Willamette Oregon Humane Society in 2017. Michelle says that Mia helps her to feel better in her fight against breast cancer. That’s no surprise, per se. It was Mia, though, who the cat identified breast cancer in the first place. Michele…

Superheroes Batman and Wolverine to the Rescue for Pet Gotcha Day on WGN Radio

I make WGN radio history- listen here to my scintillating and inspiring  interview with super heroes Batman and Wolverine.. With U.S. Presidents and all the celebrities from Robert Redford to Meryl Streep to appear on WGN, only I have had the honor of interviewing Batman and Wolverine. The Super Heroes talk about Pet Gotcha Day Heroes…

Quirky Pet Adoption Segment on WGN Radio

Chicago Animal Care and Control is featured in this WGN radio dog adoption segment with a not-so-quirky dog named Quirky. At 9:40 at 720AM or wgnradio.com or CLTV watch/listen in with Steve Cochran, We’ll feature this 6-year old dog who arrived at the shelter nearly four months ago as a stray. It’s really frustrating that…

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