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Strut for Strays for the Community Animal Rescue Effort in Evanston

Your dog(s) can help homeless dogs who happen to find themselves in the Evanston Shelter (Ladd Arboretum for the Community Animal Rescue Effort’s Strut for Strays). The Strut for Strays is Saturday, May, 8 at 9 a.m. Don’t worry if you’re not registered – you can do so on site. The walk starts at the…

Dr. Sheldon Rubin On Demand, WLS-AM

What a discussion: Flea and heartworm control, getting dogs’ coats in good shape and getting dogs into physical condition for the summer, even what to do if there’s a pet emergency. Here’s a one-hour On Demand conversation with Chicago’s own Dr. Sheldon Rubin. America doesn’t have James Herriot, but we do have Dr. Rubin. There’s…

One Dog's Road to Adoption

It’s tough to communicate to a dog (or for that matter a cat), if you only ‘do this,’ your odds will be far greater of being adopted. Shelters are stressful places to be, and some may be there for stressful reasons in the first place (family abandons them, owner dies, etc). This is story of…

Chicago Debut of New Adopt-A-Shelter Pet Stamps

The new United States Postal Service stamps supporting pet adoption were unveiled Saturday May 1 at the Anti-Cruelty Society’s Bark in the Park. The stamps are now available online, or at any USPS facility.

Bark in the Park

The Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago’s 16th Annual Bark in the Park, amazing – thousands walking with their dogs from near Montrose Beach along the Lakefront to help homeless animals. From Chicago celebrities, to a wide range of breeds and all sizes of dogs, to perhaps breaking a Guinness Book of World Record….Check out the highlights:

Sheriff Tom Dart on Steve Dale's Pet World to Announce a Tougher Dogfighting Law

Dogfighting is bad enough. But can you imagine dogfighters practicing their horror at a day care center? That actually happened last September. Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart made the bust in Maywood, IL and it made national news. When I had Sheriff Dart Sheriff Tom Dart on my WLS Radio Show. On-the-air, I suggested that…

Bark in the Park

Bark in the Park, benefiting the Anti-Cruelty Society may be the most attended dog walk on the planet. Thousands of dog participate in the 3.2 mile walk along the lakefront, starting at Montrose Beach at 9 a.m. (though you need to be there earlier to register, or do so in advance online). Anti-Cruelty is Chicago’s…

Win A Dog or A Cat Toy, Celebrating My 300th ChicagoNow Blog Post

300 entries in 8 months — Could this be a blogging record? Or at least a ChicagoNow record?More important, over 700 comments back from you…I believe a blog might simply be a conversation and unless you’re a politician, you need at least two to have one of those. So without you, this blog wouldn’t be…

I Rescued A Human Today

I RESCUED A HUMAN TODAY has been making its way through the Internet….I don’t know who the author is. My friend. Dr. Kim Kendall in Sydney, Australia sent this to me.    Her eyes met mine as she walked down the corridor peering apprehensively into the kennels.  I felt her need instantly and knew I…

Cruise for Pets, Walk for Pets, and Take a Slap Shot for Pets on Steve Dale's Pet World

I must say the Chicago Canine Architecture Cruise began with my radio shows around 10 years ago! Cruising with dogs on Lake Michigan And once again these excursions on our beautiful Lakefront for dogs (and their people) are being offered by the Mercury Skyline Cruiseline, starting from from July 11. And, a cruise to benefit…

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