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Dr. Lisa Freeman and Steve Dale on Petfoodlogy

Pet Food Misinformation with Dr. Lisa Freeman

What’s marketing and what’s true about our pet foods? I talk with veterinary nutritionist Dr. Lisa Freeman, professor of clinical nutrition at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine on my national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show about pet food misinformation. Freeman says there’s SO much misinformation, often deriving from the Internet. And this can be…
pets and California wildfires

Resources for Pets in California Wildfires

While TV cable news stations are primarily covering the angered politics on both sides of the aisle, thousands of families are once again losing their homes due to California wildfires.  And in my view not enough attention is being focused on this absolute tragedy. Despite efforts over the years to allow for more places for…

Ticks Continue Their Bite Well Into Fall

  A girl in Chicago recently died of Lyme; tick disease is real. And dogs are a sentinel for tick disease, including Lyme disease, agrees veterinary parasitologist Dr. Byron Blagburn, distinguished professor department of pathobiology, Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. I speak with Dr. Blagburn on my national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show:…

Speaking About Dogs and Cats Sold at Pet Stores in Vernon Hills

A chain pet store selling puppies was considering a move into the Chicago suburb of Vernon Hills but rebuffed (clearly the Trustees and the Mayor/President Roger Byrne have done their homework on this topic), and changed their course following push back. At least for now. A wave of cities across American and Canada and the…

Quirky the Dog Seeks a Forever Home, Visiting WGN Radio

Here’s what happened when Quirky walked into WGN radio hoping to be adopted on October 22: He was mauled with love. WGN employees ran out of their offices to see Quirky. And Quirky responded by literally rolling over with joy. However, despite that fact that he is a walking party, filled with love to give,…
Steve Dale and Dr. Marty Becker on Fear Free initiative on WGN radio

Fear Free Crusader Dr. Marty Becker with Steve Dale

Dr. Marty Becker pioneered the initiative to minimize fear, anxiety and stress in pets called Fear Free. Listen HERE to our conversation on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN radio.  Dr. Becker offers examples of what Fear Free is all about – pets in the veterinary exam room, most cats and likely more than half of…
Cat Friendly Practices with pet expert Steve Dale

Era of the Cat: Cat Friendly Practices

No one’s perfect. True and not so true. Cat Friendly Practices are as close as you can get to perfect. receiving a 99 percent satisfaction rate, according to the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) results of its 2017 Cat Friendly Practice (CFP) Survey. CFP is a collaboration of feline experts who provide guidelines to…
Halloween and pets with Steve Dale on The Jam on WCIU TV

Anxious Pets on Halloween on the Jam-TV

Anxious pets on Halloween and Halloween safety are the topics of my discussion on the Jam on WCIU-TV with Carly Henderson and Felicia Lawrence. Because SO many pets are lost on Halloween, it may be best to keep the them behind a closed door – even if they don’t get stressed by seeing all those…
Steve Dale, Susan Russell and Crystal Broccardo on CAN -TV talking animal welfare issues in Chicago

Honest and Open Discussion of Animal Welfare Issues in Chicago

Animal welfare issues in Chicago need to be exposed and spoken about honestly, and that is what I did with Susan Russell, former executive director Chicago Animal Care and Control; and Crystal Broccardo, formerly with Animal Welfare League of Chicago and currently with NAWS Humane Society of Illinois and Pet Gotcha Day. Together we appeared…
MedVet Chicago on WGN Radio with pet expert Steve Dale

MedVet Chicago and Halloween for Pets Advice

Scary how pets can be lost so easily on Halloween, and some pets just don’t want to be in costume. What do you do?  I speak HERE on Steve Dale’s Pet World on WGN radio with Dr. Brooke Bartell of MedVet Chicago about Halloween for pets. Over 4.2 million dog-owning households and nearly two million…

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