Posts tagged "Bill Moller"

Puppy Mill Bill Drama Continues in Cook County

Puppy Mill Bill Drama Continues in Cook County
Banning sales of dogs, cats and rabbits was unanimously passed by Cook County Commissioners in April.  However, a month later, Commissioners Joan Patricia Murphy and Liz Gorman said they were unhappy with that ordinance (which they both voted for) and suggested an amendment. As reported by my ChicagoNow colleague Kathy Mordini, the Murphy/Gorman amendment, and... Read more »

Reversing or Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales in Cook County

Reversing or Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales in Cook County
Puppy mill dogs are often sold at pet stores. So, why would  Cook County Commissioner Joan Patricia Murphy and two other Cook County Commissioners Elizabeth “Liz” Doody Gorman, Gregg Goslin reverse or amend the law to ban dogs, cats and rabbits sold at pet stores? With host Bill Moller, I  spoke with Murphy  exclusively on WGN Radio, LISTEN... Read more »

Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales of Dogs, Cats, Rabbits on WGN

Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales of Dogs, Cats, Rabbits on WGN
Puppy mills are not a good thing. FACT. Many dogs sold at pet stores are from puppy mills, others are from commercial facilities that mass produce dogs. FACT Purchases made at pet stores are impulsive, and unlike a private breeder or animal shelter or rescue, – which wants to insure you are the right family... Read more »
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Pet Stores Will No Longer Sell Dogs or Cats in Chicago

Pet Stores Will No Longer Sell Dogs or Cats in Chicago
The proposed Chicago Ordinance, The Companion Animal and Consumer Protection ordinance, will prevent pet stores from selling dogs or cats in Chicago, was the topic of conversation between Bill Moller  and myself on WGN Radio; listen HERE. I describe why I think this proposal is a VERY good idea. Details in writing are here. To be clear,... Read more »

Puppy Mill Dogs to be Banned from Chicago Pet Stores

Puppy Mill Dogs to be Banned from Chicago Pet Stores
Keep puppy mill puppies out of pet stores – that’s the essence of  the proposed ordinance called The Companion Animal and Consumer Protection ordinance, which will limit the retail sale of dogs and cats from pet stores to only animals sourced from government-run shelters (such as Chicago Animal Care and Control), nonprofit rescue organizations or... Read more »

Decoding the Book Decoding Your Dog, with Dr. John Ciribassi and Steve Dale

Decoding the Book Decoding Your Dog, with Dr. John Ciribassi and Steve Dale
“Decoding Your Dog” co-editors Dr. John Ciribassi and myself are guests with Bill Moller; listen HERE as we talk about dog behavior and also misconceptions regarding dog behavior on WGN Radio. The book, “Decoding Your Dog,” is authored by members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. Does the alpha dog idea make sense? Dr. Ciribassi... Read more »
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Steve Dale with Bill Moller talks about Decoding Your Dog, Check Ups for Pets, Cost of Veterinary Medicine

Steve Dale with Bill Moller talks about Decoding Your Dog, Check Ups for Pets, Cost of Veterinary Medicine
“Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones” book signing is what I began to talk about  with Bill Moller, WGN radio, Listen HERE. “Decoding Your Dog” is authored by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, I edited the book with Dr.John Ciribiassi and Dr. Debra... Read more »

Zoo Archive Project, Lincoln Park Zoo and Mark Rosenthal

Zoo Archive Project, Lincoln Park Zoo and Mark Rosenthal
Zoo Archive Project is explained by Mark Rosenthal curator emeritus Lincoln Park Zoo. A fascinating conversation, listen HERE to Bill Moller and myself, who takes us all behind-the-scenes at zoos. Mark discusses conversations he’s had with famous, legendary zoo folks about how zoos have changed over the years. Mark is a contributing author of “Ark... Read more »

Holiday Pet Ideas; Tree House Lights of Love; Zoo History: Steve Dale's Pet World, WGN Radio

Holiday Pet Ideas; Tree House Lights of Love; Zoo History: Steve Dale's Pet World, WGN Radio
Holiday gift ideas for pets with Miss Meowsky of Barker & Meowsky: A Paw Firm kicks off Steve Dale’s Pet World, 6:35AM CDT, Sunday December 8. Listen HERE or at 720AM. Only the one and only Miss Meowsky knows what hot for pets for the Howlidays. @ 6:45: Animal News Around the World: Mouse Droppings... Read more »
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Dr. Marty Becker's Take on the '20/20' Segment on Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Marty Becker's Take on the '20/20' Segment on Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Marty Becker talks HERE with myself and Bill Moller of WGN radio about an ABC-TV “20/20” story called “Is Your Veterinarian Being Honest With You?”. The segment – which I wrote about in story, called “Is Your Veterinarian Being Honest with You: Discrediting a ’20/20′ New Report’ more than implied – no, veterinarians are not... Read more »
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