Posts tagged "Dr. Bernadine Cruz"

Veterinary Medicine Always Changing: Here For Your Pets

Veterinary Medicine Always Changing: Here For Your Pets
American Veterinary Medical Association, celebrating 150 years of veterinary medicine, with Dr. Bernadine Cruz. Hear my conversation HERE with Dr. Cruz from my national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show. She explains how pets are today a part of the family, and how the human/animal bond can be so intense. Dr. Cruz talks red flags... Read more »

America's Favorite Veterinarian, Any Ideas?

America's Favorite Veterinarian, Any Ideas?
What has your veterinarian done for you lately? Perhaps through early diagnosis, the vet saved your pet’s life. Perhaps your veterinarian made herself available after hours to do emergency surgery after your pet was hit by a car. The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is searching for America’s Favorite Veterinarian. Submit your story and nominate... Read more »

America's Favorite Veterinarian Contest

America's Favorite Veterinarian Contest
Is your veterinarian your hero? Would you like to see your veterinarian honored at the upcoming convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation? The story you tell may be dramatic, a veterinarian saving a pet’s life….or might be a story of compassion, how end of life was handled. Maybe... Read more »
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American Veterinary Medical Association Convention in St. Louis

I was there with Dan Kramer, then of Pfizer Animal Health when the CATalyst Council was created. The CATalyst Council met at the AVMA meeting with a meeting of our own (I am on the CATalyst Board). CATalyst is a non profit, formed to elevate the status of cats, getting more adopted and then into the veterinary offices. Dan is the past chair (as well as a founder) and Dr. Alexis Nahama of VCA is the current chair, a driving force behind CATalyst.
Here are some random shots from the American Veterinary Medical Association Convention in St. Louis, MO July 16 to 19.

WGN Radio Petcast: Update on Joplin, Ticks and Pets, Traveling with Pets and Answering Your Questions

WGN Radio Petcast – click LISTEN HERE (note, may take a few minutes to load). Animals in Joplin still need your help One of the worst disasters in our nation’s history recently occurred in Joplin, MO. What happened there is sadly no longer receiving media attention. I’m not sure that’s right – the community needs... Read more »