Posts in category "pet adoption"

Steve Dale's Pet World, WGN Radio

Steve Dale's Pet World, WGN Radio
I explain that the canine influenza virus (H3N2) on is again now a problem in the Chicago area, and particularly the Northwest suburbs. Listen HERE as I offer details from my WGN Radio Show, Steve Dale’s Pet World. The only real prevention is the new vaccine. In truth, the virus is also appearing in any... Read more »

Priceless Pets: What Really Matters is Love

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Watch what happens when a pet store decides to give away (that’s right give away) shelter pets….Most of all, they’re not from puppy mills. Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. My list is completely spam free, and you can opt out at any time.

Steve and Steve to Adopt Camille, Evanston Animal Shelter

Steve and Steve to Adopt Camille, Evanston Animal Shelter
Adopt Camille. She came to the Evanston Animal Shelter as a stray in early December and has been nothing short of a complete sweetheart. Still, no need to wait for Valentine’s Day to adopt her out. You can do that Tuesday (January 26) with Steve Cochran and Steve Dale on WGN Radio, at 9:35 AM... Read more »
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Harmony House Sings Rescue Me for Two Cats

Harmony House Sings Rescue Me for Two Cats
Harmony House for Cats (2914 N. Elston Ave, Chicago) is working really hard to save a cat and a kitten. Listen HERE to Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio,  as shelter manager, Jennifer Zameic and Board Member Mary Veeneman are saving the day, or tying to – but with your help they can. Harmony House will take in... Read more »

Cats at Chicago Animal Control Saved in Record Numbers

Cats at Chicago Animal Control Saved in Record Numbers
So no good news comes from Chicago Animal Care & Control (CACC)? PAWS Chicago announced some today, a banner day (January 6) for lots of homeless cats. All cats in need of rescue from CACC, the city’s municipal open-admission facility, were rescued! According to a PAWS Chicago press release, PAWS  picked up the approximately 30 cats... Read more »

Adopt This Dog for the Holidays, from Chicago Animal Control

Adopt This Dog for the Holidays, from Chicago Animal Control
Meet Tails – and take Tails home!! Listen to the Steve Dale and Steve Cochran pet adoption segment Wednesday, December 23, 9:35AM CDT on WGN Radio, 720AM or listen HERE. Tails is a 3-year-old female who was given to Chicago Animal Care & Control by her previous owner on October 31st. Happy Halloween. She became... Read more »
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Tree House Lights of Love

Look who showed up for the annual Tree House Lights of Love Event....unfortunately, he parked his reindeer inside the shelter. And I won't say publicly what they did with the litter boxes.
Tree House Humane Society held their final Lights of Love event, a Chicago tradition. As I read  Rainbow Bridge thousands of Italians lights are turned on, each representing a cat, or a dog or person who has passed on. Of course, there’s also an open house and a chance to tour the shelter, and should the spirit... Read more »

Santa Visits Chicago Animal Care & Control

Santa Visits Chicago Animal Care & Control
Friends of Chicago Animal Care & Control is hosting their annual Howliday Boutique noon to 5 p.m. December 12 and 13 (Saturday and Sunday) at 2741 S. Western Avenue. All sorts of gifts for pets are available, and must of all that helps to support Chicago Animal Care & Control.  Most important, you can pose... Read more »

Holiday pet gifts with Ms. Meowsky, and SPCA Puerto Vallarta

Holiday pet gifts with Ms. Meowsky, and SPCA Puerto Vallarta
Just returning from Puerto Vallarta, I talk on WGN HERE with newsman Dave Schwan about how I continue to be so very impressed with the SPCA Puerto Vallarta. FAR more than a shelter, this truly is a sanctuary for homeless and abused dogs and cats. Much more on this amazing place to come over the next... Read more »
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Better With Pets Summit

Better With Pets Summit
Life is Better with Pets was the refrain at a summit hosted by Purina on November 3 in Brooklyn, NY called “Better with Pets: Exploring the Best Ideas for Bringing People and Pets Closer Together.” The event was attended by about 140 veterinarians, dog trainers, pet bloggers, animal behavior consultants and other pet professionals. Kicking... Read more »