Posts in category "obese pets"

Shaping Up with Andrea Metcalf on Steve Dale's Pet World

Shaping Up with Andrea Metcalf on Steve Dale's Pet World
Andrea Metcalf is Chicago’s fitness guru, and is known all around the country….as Spring is about to be sprung, we’ll talk about how to get you and your pets into shape. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, just over half of all dogs and nearly 60 percent of cats are overweight or obese.... Read more »

Did I Kill My Cat? My Cat Is a Bird Killer; Mandatory Microchipping; Snoring Pug

Did I Kill My Cat? My Cat Is a Bird Killer; Mandatory Microchipping; Snoring Pug
Q: I once lived in Highland Park, Ill., with a cat named Poco. We were inseparable. When he was diagnosed with kidney stones, I had to give him up; I just couldn’t afford treatment in 1987. I still miss Poco very much. How do I ask for forgiveness when he depended on me for everything?... Read more »

Walk A Hound, Lose A Pound

Walk A Hound, Lose A Pound
It turns out walking your dog is as good for you as it is for your dogs. Listen to conversation from my national radio show, Steve Dale’s Pet World, with Dr. Rebecca Johnson,. Johnson is the director of the research center for human/animal interactions at the University of Missouri. Her latest book, “Walk A Hound,... Read more »
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