Posts tagged "Barker & Meowsky"

Knauz Celebrates Pets, Miss Meowsky and Steve Dale, with Hazel

Knauz Celebrates Pets, Miss Meowsky and Steve Dale, with Hazel
Knauz Autopark is celebrating pets and pet adoption, Saturday February 22 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. It’s all a part of the Knauz 80th anniversary party. The WGN Fan van will be there (can you say free stuff?). I will be signing copies of “Decoding Your Dog” (authored by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists) while... Read more »

Steve Dale's Pet World for the Howlidays

Steve Dale's Pet World for the Howlidays
Steve Dale’s Pet World should never be missed….Listen HERE for this installment, as I answer a listener question about how to tactfully make her aware that her dog is shedding like crazy, and the nails are longer than the girl checking you out at the supermarket. I talk about my upcoming appearance  at Chicago Animal... Read more »

Halloween Safety and Jerky Treats with Dr. Rubin on Steve Dale's Pet World

Halloween Safety and Jerky Treats with Dr. Rubin on Steve Dale's Pet World
Tips on keeping pets safe on Halloween HEARD HERE on Steve Dale’s Pet World from the one and only, Dr. Shelly Rubin. His tips – include what with the pets when that doorbell doesn’t stop ringing. We talk about avoiding lost pets. Of course, Dr. Rubin and I hope your pets are microchipped and registered with... Read more »
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Halloween Pet Costume Contest: A Howl of a Good Time

Halloween Pet Costume Contest: A Howl of a Good Time
Howl of a Good Time is now a tradition on Armitage Avenue, hosted by Miss Meowsky of Barker & Meowsky: A Paw Firm. Judges muster the courage to oversee costume contests, including an event for dressed up pets. If you missed it all, check it out. Type your email address in the box and click the... Read more »

Pet Costume Contest

Pet Costume Contest
It’s the big costume contest for pets – a Howl of a Good Time on Sunday, October 27 hosted by Miss Meowsky of Barker & Meowsky: A Paw Firm. Obviously this event is pet friendly, but it is also kid friendly  - preceding the dress up your pet contest portion, kids will be judged in... Read more »

Miss Meowsky, and Animal Vigilantes

Miss Meowsky, and Animal Vigilantes
Halloween costumes for pets, what hot and trendy, as well some helpful tips from the fabulous, fantastic, fanciful and fun Miss Meowsky of Barker & Meowsky: A Paw Firm, Sunday October 20, 6:30 AM (CDT) on Steve Dale’s Pet World, 720 AM or www.wgnradio.com.  More Halloween tips from my national newspaper story, which Miss Meowsky... Read more »
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Halloween Safety for Pets

Halloween Safety for Pets
Don’t be surprised if you’re greeted by a werewolf barking at your front door on Halloween. According to Alice Lerman, of Chicago’s Barker and Meowsky: A Paw Firm, the Twilight movie series has influenced popular Halloween costumes for dogs. She adds, “Owls are also popular, and bat wings are a perennial favorite; they’re easy, even... Read more »

What About Dogs Who Inhale their Food? Miss Meowsky Answers

What About Dogs Who Inhale their Food? Miss Meowsky Answers
Q: My dog just scarfs down her food. I Googled the problem and found your answer from a column a few years back. You suggested putting golf balls in the food bowl to slow down a dog who eats too fast. I tried it. Molly meticulously removed the balls, then inhaled the food! I also... Read more »

Bark in the Park for Anti Cruelty Society

I've helped to emcee this event for most of those 19 years....to my left Bart Shore of WBBM-radio and Roz Varon of WLS -TV have been at Bark in the Park of all those 19 years, and to the far right in the photo - he oughta look familiar, Hosea Sanders of WLS-TV, he's been a regular for about 10 years.
Bark in the Park, benefiting the Anti Cruelty Society, is a Chicago tradition, and despite weather predictions to the contrary – it was really a nice day. Thousands of dogs turn out for this event, and a who’s who from the Chicago animal world as well. If you missed it – you missed tons of fun, here... Read more »
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Comfort Dogs from Chicago in Newtown, Miss Meowsky's Award: WGN Radio Petcast

Comfort Dogs from Chicago in Newtown, Miss Meowsky's Award: WGN Radio Petcast
Listen HERE to this WGN Radio PETCAST, taking you to Newtown, Connecticut in an emotional interview….and Miss Meowsky makes a special announcement! Newtown, Connecticut received support after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School – some of that assistance arrived with four paws and tails, a group of comfort dogs from Lutheran Church Charities, Addison,... Read more »
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