his Thanksgiving marks David Frei’s seventeenth year working with Purina for the National Dog Show. David Frei joins Steve to discuss why this particular dog show is different for all the others. This is a “benched dog show. There are only three left in the country,” Frei says. For this type of event, dogs have to be up on their bench when not being showed and lined up in alphabetical order with their owners. People can then walk around and see the pets, talk […]
Steve Dale talks with Lee Linklater of the Assisi Animal Foundation to discuss the 29th Annual Assisi Foundation Dinner Dance on November 11th. Tickets are still available: HERE! Steve also talks with Emily Klehm, CEO of the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights, Illinois. They discuss the recent rescue of 47 dogs from a hoarding and dog breeding operation in Peotone.
Steve Dale welcomes some talented felines to the studio to demonstrate the high intelligence of cats and show the results of “click-training”: a technique that uses positive reinforcement to train animals to do incredible things!
Charlie Propsom of Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control has some adoptable kittens among the cats everywhere at CACC . http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3411018/steve-dale-10-15-17_2017-10-15-090018.64kmono.mp3
What’s really happening now in Puerto Rico regarding the dogs and cats, or perros y gatos? And how do the people there feel about the response? Steve Dale speaks with dog trainer Terrie Hayward, a certified dog behavior consultant and dog trainer, who lives in Rincon, Puerto Rico, on the far west side of the island. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3408342/3408342_2017-10-08-091542.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3
Ana Johnson, shelter manager at Chicago Canine Rescue joined Steve Dale this morning to talk about their big Mutt Strutt! Steve also shares some important cat news from Chicago Animal Care and Control.
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, no it’s Molly the Fire Safety Dog! Molly and nationally recognized fire safety expert, Dayna Hilton, aka “Firefighter Dayna” joined Steve Dale in the studio this morning. Hilton talks about her inspiration to start the Keep Kids Fire Safe ® Foundation which is dedicated to teaching fire safety knowledge and skills to children and their caregivers based on fire safety research. They also talk about the importance of having an escape plan, knowing what to […]
Luke Robinson, the founder of Puppy Up, joins Steve Dale this morning to talk about his amazing organization that supports funding for cancer studies in dogs and people. It’s also National Puppy Mill Awareness Day! Hooray! Steve tells listeners how they can participate in the National Puppy Mill Awareness March on Michigan Avenue that is happening later on today! http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3399882/3399882_2017-09-17-092822.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3
This morning on Steve Dale’s Pet World, Steve spoke to veterinarian Dr. Patrick Flynn in Florida. The doctor is in Clearwater, FL which isn’t far from Tampa. Steve speaks to him about why he stayed and what the weather is looking like. Then, Dr. Bill Folger joins us from Houston. He gives us an update about the city overall, specifically the pets. Also, pet disaster preparedness! Steve shares some tips on how to prepare your pets for an emergency evacuation. […]
This morning on Steve Dale’s Pet World, Dr. Aubrey Fine joins the show to talk about all of the different types of services dogs there are and the good work they are doing. After that, Dr. Mike Lappin stops by to speak about the research that is being done for our felines when it comes to stress. Steve also discusses animal rescues during Hurricane Harvey. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3394344/3394344_2017-09-03-091444.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3
Steve Dale sits down with Vicki Santo of the Ron and Vicki Santo Diabetic Alert Dog Foundation to talk about the annual “Celebrating Santo” fundraiser. Vicki also speaks about training these life-saving dogs, and how you can help. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3391689/3391689_2017-08-27-093029.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3
Cole & Marmalade‘s Chris Poole and Jenny Tiner of The Windy Kitty Cat Cafe and Lounge shares some exciting news this morning on Steve Dale’s Pet World. Steve also speaks with Dometi Pongo about what to do with your pets during Monday’s eclipse.
Chuck Middleton, Champion Frisbee Disk Player, joins Steve Dale this morning to talk about the K-9 Frisbee World Championship. Steve also shares updates about the dog flu, The Windy Kitty Cat Cafe and Lounge and more!
Paul Fehrenbacher aka Mutt Jackson himself joins Steve Dale this morning to talk about the new self-service dog wash stations at Montrose Dog Beach. The two also discuss what else is on the horizon for the company! http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3383655/3383655_2017-08-06-095655.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3
This week on Steve Dale’s Pet World: Dr. Janet Donlin, Executive Vice President/CEO of American Veterinary Medical Association joins the show to talk about the importance of preventative care for our pets. Listen in as she explains why going to your veterinarian regularly can make all the difference in your pet’s health. Then, veterinary parasitologist Dr. Byron Blagburn, Distinguished University Professor at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, tells us about a new protocol,...
The Windy City Cat Cafe and Lounge is finally happening…but they need your help! This morning on Steve Dale’s Pet World, Steve speaks to Jennifer Tiner, who has launched a campaign to open Windy City Cat Café and Lounge. To donate to the cafe, you click here: INDIEGOGO Windy City Cat Café and Lounge Campaign.