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August 22 2016

Heartfelt Connections

Heartfelt Connections, by Anne Beall explores the human/animal bond. What animals can do for us, and what we do for them. I had the honor of authoring the book’s foreword. I point out that most people in America have a pet. We make that choice, despite the cost, the responsibility,  and sometimes inconvenience of having…

July 15 2015

Fran Pennock Shaw Stands Up for Cats, Presented Winn Feline Foundation Media Award

It’s not that anyone is questioning the Winn Feline Foundation’s decision to award Fran Pennock Shaw with their 2015 Media Appreciation Award at BlogPaws. READ her work, and I can assure you – you will understand why she’s one of the best technical pet writers in the U.S. This story is about feline infectious peritonitis or…

February 2 2015

Jackson Galaxy on Winn Feline Foundation

Jackson Galaxy from Animal Planet’s “My Cat From Hell” and certified animal behavior consultant, TV/radio personality and columnist Steve Dale – a longtime Board Member – chat informally about the Winn Feline Foundation. They agree that every cat alive today has been touched by advances in medicine supported at one time or another by the Winn…

July 11 2014

Heart Disease in Cats, and Feline Infectious Peritonitis Vaccine

NEW ORLEANS, LA — Feline heart disease (HCM) and a fatal illness called feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) are two of the most devastating diseases in cats. Either diagnosis can spiral a cat owner into a serious funk, as the outcome may not be good. Both were featured topics at the 36th Annual Winn Feline Foundation…

July 2 2014

Cat Questions Answered at Winn Feline Symposium

NEW ORLEANS, LA. — These cat questions were answered by Winn Feline Foundation board members attending the 36th Annual Winn Feline Foundation Symposium here on June 26. The foundation is a non-profit that supports funding for cat health studies. Much of what veterinarians know today about feline health, from understanding a myriad of feline diseases…

June 21 2014

Cat Health Studies Revealed: Winn Feline Foundation Symposium

The Winn Feline Foundation has been providing continuing education on cutting edge feline health issues to veterinarians, veterinary technicians, cat fanciers and cat lovers for 36 years in their annual symposium. This year’s is June 26 in New Orleans, from 4 to 6 p.m.and there are still a pawful of spaces remaining if you want…

September 5 2013

Ugly Cat Dies of HCM

The 12-year-old cat named Ugly Bat Boy was a fixture at Exeter Veterinary Hospital, where he would spend most of his time on a warm computer. He was bald over most of his body except for flowing fur on its chest. Ugly Bat Boy was discovered to have a heart condition last year, and veterinarian…

August 9 2013

Sniffing Dog Pee; Cat Heart Disease; Biting Kitty; lst Dog Book: Reader Questions Answered

Q: I must thank you for your informative radio show and your Facebook page. You mentioned once on the radio the information dogs gather from smelling pee. I’m wondering what that is! — J.N., via Cyberspace A: No one knows for sure what dogs can learn by sniffing one another’s urine because none of us…

July 18 2013

Heart Disease in Cats: Far Too Common

Heart disease is a common cause of death in cats, and might be the most common explanation of death in  indoor  cats ranging from about three years old or so to eight or nine years (before cancers and other diseases associated with old age begin to happen). By far, a specific type of heat disease…

March 21 2013

Steve Dale's Pet Radio Show Returns

I am back on WGN Radio with my own show. Listen here as I made the official announcement with Bill Leff. I never really left WGN, at least not for very long. A few years ago, the station made some changes, that’s no secret. I was one of them….I went to another radio station down the street…

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