On my national radio show, Steve Dale’s Pet World, hear Fran talk about her commitment to help cats. Fran speaks about the Ricky Fund (funds heart disease research in cats) and the Bria Fund (funds research for FIP).
Fran Pennock Shaw is an award-winning freelance writer and former newspaper reporter who specializes in covering animal health and research issues. She has published more than 200 companion animal articles in newspapers, magazines and newsletters and has been honored nearly 50 times by the international Cat Writers’ Association Inc., Dog Writers’ Association of America, the Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association an Cat Writers’ Association (CWA), as well as various journalism organizations. She is the author of Gotta Love Cats, published by Barron’s Educational Series, and was a contributing writer to Symptom Solver For Dogs And Catsby Rodale Press, and the Adams Media anthology: Cats Do It Better Than People. Shaw is a past president and former treasurer of CWA and remains active in that organization.