Over 100 revelers came out to celebrate a Pit Bull named Trio’s 10th birthday, a benefit for the Trio Animal Foundation at Moonshine. If you missed the party (or not), check out these images:
I walked into the Animal Welfare League of Chicago with Jill Cahr of the Trio Animal Foundation, and walked out with….a new friend.
Another recall – what’s most shocking is that I did hear about this not through the FDA (not listed there) or even the Purina ONE website (not listed there either)…but emails via several colleagues, and a Facebook friend. This is form the PR Newswire, and confirmed. ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Nestle Purina... Read more »
Jean Donaldson – author of “Oh Behave” and “The Culture Clash: A Revolutionary New Way to Understanding the Relationship Between Humans and Domestic Dogs” is simply brilliant. She is far more than a trainer who trains the trainers. In this video (recorded a few years ago), she talks about the ineffectiveness of breed bans. I... Read more »
ST. LOUIS, MO. — Experts from around the world attended the Symposium of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists and American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior July 15. The event coincided with the American Veterinary Medical Association Convention. A pawful of the attendees agreed to answer selected reader questions: Q: Due to recent dog attacks... Read more »
I don’t care what my critics say, and I have no data to support this…While all dogs are loyal, Pit Bull-type dogs somehow excel in that department. I am aware of the negative press….but few are aware of the positive press – decades and decades of it, before the dogs were exploited. Here’s just one... Read more »
On Friday, July 29, the Trio Animal Foundation will be throwing their namesake dog – Trio, a surprise 10th birthday party. Well, it’s only a surprise if not of her doggy friends have spilled the beans or go on the Trio Facebook page. The party is 6:30-10 pm at Moonshine, 1824 W. Division St. In... Read more »
By Steve Dale ST. LOUIS, MO. – The annual American College of Veterinary Behaviorists/American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior Symposium was held here July 15, in conjunction with the American Veterinary Medical Association Convention. Here’s some news from the symposium, revealing the latest research in animal behavior: – Cats who scratch in all the wrong... Read more »
Dining with Fido series (places you can bring your pup and sit outside) continues with Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro, 3905 N. Lincoln Avenue (773-248-3905).
I support indoor cats only for a long list of reasons. Among them, some cats do kill wildlife….and the other way around. Richard Thibeault in Richmond B.C. says his 17-year-old Siamese cat, Kokanee, was cornered by two raccoons in his driveway on July 17 and dragged away screaming. He says his wife, Wendy, was woken... Read more »