November 23, 2020
Dumpster diving and counter surfing is dangerous sport for dogs – turkey and chicken bones can be a choking hazard. These bones can easily splinter causing a potentially life-threatening emergency.Even this year when so many people may not be visiting your home, pets can still get into the trash or succeed
November 23, 2020
Marc AyersOn my WGN Radio Steve Dale's Pet World show, it's always nice to have a giddy guest. And Marc Ayers, Illinois Director of the Humane Society of the United States is just that. Listen HERE as he describes why he can hardly contain himself. DuPage County has passed not one but two humane laws. DuPage
November 16, 2020
Our nation has never been so angry and so divided in my lifetime. I think at least some of this anger is actually an outlet for what is really fear, stoked by a combination of events leading with the pandemic. So much for being a backseat psychiatrist, but I wanted to do something to make a difference.
November 8, 2020
HEAR my conversation on my Steve Dale's Pet World show on WGN radio with the one and only Mr. Dog Show, David Frei will broadcast the National Dog Show hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia held on Thanksgiving Day, noon to 2 p.m. (in all time zones) on NBC. Only Frei has the power and audacity to
November 6, 2020
Beckie MossorBeckie Mossor, a registered veterinary technician based in North Carolina and executive director of the Human Animal Bond Association, is a human light bulb. Whenever she has a bright idea – and she has a lot of them - and trusted colleagues says “go for it.” She indeed does go for it.
November 5, 2020
The people have barked and growled as the ban on dogs referred to as pit bulls in Denver, CO been struck down. Ballot Measure 2J to lift the city’s more than 30-year old ban on pit bulls was voted down by a vote of 64.5 percent to 35.5 percent.Denver repeals breed ban and with the measure passed, the
For so many dogs, sheltering in place at our homes is a dream come true. But what’s next? Here’s the segment I did for Good Morning America on increased separation anxiety. I suggest this separation distress will occur most likely among the three following populations of dogs in particular: Dogs who previously suffered mild to more severe…
According to he U.S. Food and Drug Administration, now approved is Stelfonta (tigilanol tiglate injection) to treat dogs with non-metastatic, skin-based (cutaneous) mast cell tumors (MCTs). The FDA is also approving Stelfonta to treat non-metastatic MCTs located under the dog’s skin (subcutaneous), in particular areas of a dog’s leg. Stelfonta is injected directly into the…