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October 19 2020

New Test to Identify Kidney Disease in Cats Early

Cats often outlive their kidneys. Here’s what I mean by that: So many cats might live months or years longer, if only their kidneys didn’t fail. Feline veterinarian and past president of the Winn Feline Foundation, Dr. Susan Little tells me “It’s a design flaw in cats.” A third or more of all cats as…

October 18 2020

Petco Stops the Shock; Halloween Pet Safety; New Test for Kidney Disease in Cats

In the midst of a pandemic when competition for sales has never been higher, Petco stood up and stood out and declared they are no longer selling e-collars or shock collars. Listen HERE to my Steve Dale’s Pet World WGN Radio show, as I interview Fear Free Certified National Training Manager at Petco Darris Cooper.…

October 17 2020

Cures4Cats Day: Crush Feline Diabetes

Happy Cures4Cats Day: October 17, and the remainder of this month into next month (November is National Diabetes Month), the Winn Feline Foundation will raise dollars to support studies of diabetes in cats. Winn Feline Foundation is a non-profit funder of cat health studies. It turns out that so much of what we know about…

October 16 2020

Decoding Your Cat: Not Exactly in Your Cat’s Horoscope or Reading Tea Leaves

In the book Decoding Your Cat -now out – I wrote in the book’s Introduction, “Veterinary behaviorists are last responders. When no one else can assist, they swoop in and save the day.” Following a talk by a veterinary behaviorist, maybe 10 years ago now, at the Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas, I was…

October 15 2020

Hey Fauci, Fauci: Pandemic Pet Names

“Here Fauci, Fauci” Fauci is the most popular pandemic pet name. Sometime soon Dr. Tony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease will be running down the street (he’s a jogger) and hear someone calling “Hey Fauci,” and they will mean their dog. Millions of pets are celebrating the pandemic, as…

October 14 2020

Pam Johnson-Bennett: Cat vs. Cat

A two-part conversation on my national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show with the Queen of Cat Behavior Pam Johnson-Bennett on cats getting along with other cats, particularly how to introduce a new cat into the home. Johnson-Bennett just released an updated version of Cats vs. Cat: Keeping peace when you have more than one…

October 13 2020

Pet Food with Dr. RuthAnn Lobos of Merrick Pet Care

I talk here on my national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show with Dr. RuthAnn Lobos, lead veterinarian at Merrick Pet Care about several myths regarding pet foods. What pet parents should look for as to what really matters regarding nutrients and ingredients. And what’s the truth regarding by-products, and why they totally aren’t so…

October 12 2020

National Vet Tech Week

This has been a really hard time for veterinary professionals. Pet parents are on edge (like all everyone in the U.S., it seems), uneasy about the pet going into the clinic without them, and in some cases -with so many out of work -unable to afford the bill. Absolutely, veterinarians are dealing with all this…

October 9 2020

Be a Cat Ambassador

I’ve been preaching this for some time.  Was me at the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants Conference in 2018.

October 8 2020

Companion Cat World of Cat Fanciers’ Association

Hear Desiree Bobby, director of marketing Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA), the world’s largest registry of pedigreed cats. We talk on my national Steve Dale’s Pet World show about what cat shows are all about, and now they’re open to your cat – no matter what your cat happens to be, including domestic shorthairs. Desiree explains…

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