Posts tagged "Angel on a Leash"

Angel on a Leash Comes to Chicago

Angel on a Leash Comes to Chicago
David Frei of Angel on a Leash was in Chicago for a very special reason. He explains on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio, that Angel on a Leash is partnering with our own Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy and Shriners Hospitals for Children. Listen HERE.  Dave talks about animal assisted, and what it is….and the... Read more »

Angel on a Leash and Shriner's Hospitals for Children Partner with a Rainbow

David Frei famed voice of the Westmnster Kennel Club Dog Show, and pretty much any dog show on TV, kicks off this event. Frei is the Founder and Chair of the Board of Angel on a Leash.
Angel on a Leash provides some of the most noted animal assisted therapy program in America. David Frei, the groups’s founder and Board Chair is a visionary in the field. Frei, who is also the announcer of the Westminster Dog Show,  arrived in Chicago to announce a pilot program kicking off at Shriners Hospitals for... Read more »

Fitness Formula Donates Towels to Animal Control, and Rainbow Brightens the Day

Fitness Formula Donates Towels to Animal Control, and Rainbow Brightens the Day
Chicago Animal Care & Control needs towels – and I have mentioned on the air, and some of you have dropped off towels. But Daniela Spaid. director of Marketing and Public Relations Fitness Formula Club has hundreds of towels which there are clubs are donating. Listen HERE on Steve Dale’s PetWorld  (where you can hear other archived... Read more »
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WGN Radio Petcast: David Frei Angel on a Leash

WGN Radio Petcast: David Frei Angel on a Leash
Listen HERE to my WGN Radio Petcast with David Frei, author of Angel on a Leash: Therapy Dogs and the Lives They Touch. (Note: May take a few moments to load) I am proud to call David Frei a friend….he’s done so much for the world of dogs. Even if you don’t know David’s name,... Read more »

Animals and the Kids Who Love Them

Animals and the Kids Who Love Them
By Steve Dale Zach had a history of running away. Zach isn’t a roaming dog, but instead he’s a child with autism who likes to roam. His mom, Julie Yanez, of Minneapolis, MN, tells the story of how an assistance dog named Midas changed Zach’s life, as well as the life of her entire family.... Read more »

Angel on a Leash, David Frei Talks About What Therapy Dogs Can Do

Angel on a Leash, David Frei Talks About What Therapy Dogs Can Do
By Steve Dale David Frei may be best known for popularizing dog shows. Before his voice accompanied dog shows, few paid attention. Now, millions watch the National Dog Show each Thanksgiving Day; and in February Frei will be the voice of the Westminster Dog Show. Still, as much as Frei loves the world of dog... Read more »
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Dog Show Guru David Frei's Angels, His New Book, Angel on a Leash on Therapy Dogs

Dog show guru and announcer David Frei talks about his Angel, and his book Angel on a Leash, and his therapy dog organization Angel on a Leash. David is the voice of the National Dog Show, Presented by Purina and also the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

Dining with Fido: Harry Caray's Tavern at Navy Pier

The entrance of the most visited tourist attraction in Illinois. If you live nearby (as many people do), you know weeknights are relatively quiet. Driving to the Pier can be a pain because parking isn't cheap or easy, but again weekdays or weeknights are the best choice. Also, weekends may simply be too packed for some dogs to deal with.
In this installment of Dining with Fido, we visited Harry Caray’s Tavern, at Navy Pier. Offering choices for dog friendly dining around Chicago.  If you have friends visiting from out of town (as you’ll see we did), Navy Pier is a great destination. And Harry Caray’s is about fun, at any of their locations.

Celebrating Labor Day: Dogs With A Job

Dogs were mostly bred to do something – here’s a Labor Day celebration of working dogs!
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