Posts tagged "Amy Shojai"

Darlene Arden Recipient Winn Feline 2012 Media Award

Darlene Arden Recipient Winn Feline 2012 Media Award
Media Contact: Steve Dale (773) 895-8696, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WINN FELINE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2012 MEDIA APPRECIATION AWARD RECIPIENT Wyckoff, NJ, June 28, 2012: The Winn Feline Foundation presents the annual Winn Media Appreciation Award to author, broadcaster and certified cat and dog behavior consultant Darlene Arden. “Darlene is renowned for her work with toy... Read more »

Steve Dale Inducted into Dog Writer's Hall of Fame

Steve Dale Inducted into Dog Writer's Hall of Fame
When I was told I was going to be inducted into the Dog Writer’s Association of America of America (DWAA) Hall of Fame, I was astounded. While, I’m not exactly a newcomer, the HOF is an honor has mostly been given to journalists of a certain age, or posthumously. I really thought Pat Santi –... Read more »

Winn Feline Foundation Honors Beth Adelman

Winn Feline Foundation Honors Beth Adelman
Prolific pet book editor Beth Adelman is the 2011 recipient of the Winn Feline Foundation Media Appreciation Award.  The Winn Feline Foundation Media award was created in 2005 to thank and honor journalists and editors who publicly support the mission of the Winn Feline Foundation to advance feline health studies, and to communicate facts about... Read more »

Blogs Celebrating Petfinder's Anniversary, Pet Adoption

A litter of puppies dumped at in a box at Chicago Animal Care and Control. Happily this doesn’t happen often… Ethel and I met for the first time, and I didn’t need to be sold. Knowing that at the time my wife Robin and I were seeking a dog, we received a call around the... Read more »

WLS Podcast, Steve Dale Celebrates Year of the Cat

Listening back, my favorite 890-AM WLS Petcasts in 2010, this installment celebrates cats, and was recorded in conjunction with Adopt-A-Cat month. Listen here for the cat Petcast. At this time CATegorical Care (which I wrote with Beth Adelman and Amy Shojai) was released by the American Humane Association in conjunction with the CATalyst Council. It... Read more »

Steve Dale Talks About Enriching Your Pets' Lives

Eric Goebelbecker Dog behavior consultant, International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, Eric Goebelbecker interviewed me about my upcoming talk at the IAABC Conference 2011 April 1 to 3 in Warwick, RI. me I will be talk about environmental enrichment, how we have a nation filled with brain dead and fat cats; and how there’s really... Read more »

CATegorical Care: Free Cat Health and Welfare Guidebook Wins Awards

The American Humane Association’s legacy Adopt-A-Cat month got a boost this past June by partnering with the CATalyst Council. I had the honor to author a pretty comprehensive cat health and welfare guidebook called CATegorical Care: An Owner’s Guide To America’s #1 Companion. It’s free – and available online here to download. I was recently... Read more »

Amy Shojai, Pet Expert's Comments on Elgin's Proposed Breed Ban

Amy Shojai is an International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants dog and cat consultant, the author of over 20 pet books, including one to be released soon on the American Pit Bull Terrier. Amy Shojai Amy asked if I can post this letter to Elgin corporate Council William Cogley – so it’s public. Many experts... Read more »

A Las Vegas You've Never Seen - Western Veterinary Confernece

The Western Veterinary Conference is the largest vet conference in the world, and was held February 14 through 18 at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, Las Vegas. Here’s a view of Vegas you might only get from, well, me….

Pet Writer Amy Shojai's New Year's Greeting

My pet writing and broadcasting colleague Amy Shojai’s New Year’s greeting…I think it’s sweet/funny, one reason why I’m posting. Also, this summer, her next book, “The American Pit Bull Terrier” is scheduled for release (TFH Publishing). In my opinion, Pit Bulls and their reputation has definitely been a victim of dogfighting over this past decade... Read more »
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