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March 12 2011

WGN Radio Petcast: Puppy 101, Sleeping with Your Pets and Fleas!

Click HERE to listen to this Petcast. Ethel making out with Wendy and Dennis in studio Chicago dog trainers Wendy DeCarlo and Dennis Damon talk about what to do when you get a puppy, how to find a dog trainer, early socialization and how dog training methods have changed over the years. We even talk…

February 28 2011

Bark for Chicago's Astounding Dog Show

The International Kennel Club of Chicago dog show is one of the best in the nation for the dogs, and most important for people who attend. Being a benched show, you can walk up and down aisles and meet the canine athletes. Aside from the conformation competition – which leads to Best in Show –…

February 25 2011

Sniffing Out New Breeds at the International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Shows

The big time International Kennel Club of Chicago Dog Show, this weekend, February 26 and 27 at McCormick Place, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The show features six new breeds new to the American Kennel Club, which debuted last year and earlier this year. See if you can guess what these breeds are.

February 25 2011

Big Dog Show Weekend

Celebrating their 150th anniversary – the International Kennel Club of Chicago is one of the most celebrated and respected dog shows in America. The events begin with the Blackhawk Kennel Club on Friday, and then Saturday and Sunday (February 26,27) with the IKC show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cluster of dog shows…

February 22 2011

Illinois Considers Lifting A Ban on Breed Specific Legislation

Illinois State Representative John Bradley wants to take away the right to have the dog of our choice, remove the right to rescue Pit Bulls (saving lives and euthanaisia dollars). Illinois State Representative John Bradley, who looks like a good guy here and probably is, says on his home page he wants to protect our…

February 13 2011

David Frei's Westminster Predictions, Take This for Your Office Pool

If there’s a canine office pool for the Westminster Dog Show where you work, check out longtime Westminster Communications Director David Frei’s favorites to win Best in Show this year (2011). For a complete Westminster story, check out my newspaper column.             Or turn on your TV. Here’s the broadcast schedule: Monday, February 14: Hound,…

February 13 2011

Valentine's Day and a Dog Show, Westminster-Style

By Steve Dale             The 135th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is February 14 -15 at Madison Square Garden, New York City. It is the second oldest sporting event in America, next to the Kentucky Derby. And it seems David Frei has been a part of it for as long as anyone can remember. “Well,…

November 15 2010

WLS Podcast, with David Frei, John O'Hurley on National Dog Show and Katie Up and Down the Hall

On this WLS Steve Dale’s Pet World Radio Podcast, David Frei and John O’Hurley. The duo discusses theirl broadcast of the National Dog Show, presented by Purina on Thanksgiving Day, 11 a.m. CDT (noon ET) on NBC. Dog show guru Frei talks about dog shows, and how dogs are healthful. Frei suggests that by even…

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