Posts tagged "Dr. Rebecca Johnson"

International Association of Human Animal Interactions On Lake Michigan

ALL ABOARD! Mercury Chicago's Skyline Cruiseline Lake Michigan/Chicago River ride, and dogs are welcome on those offered Sunday mornings!  And dogs were welcome on this boat!
Conference of the International Association of Human/Animal Interactions was for the first time ever held in the U.S., in conjunction with the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, July 20-22 in Chicago. Among the special events – a lovely Chicago River/Lake Michigan River on Chicago’s classic Mercury Skyline Cruiseline, sponsored by Greenies. Here re... Read more »

Experts on Human-Animal Interactions Meet in U.S. for the First Time

Experts on Human-Animal Interactions Meet in U.S. for the First Time
International Association of Human Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO) Conference will be held in the U.S. for the first time ever, as Dr. Rebecca Johnson IAHAIO President described on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. Listen HERE . This is a big deal – and you can be there. Johnson describes how anyone can attend the... Read more »

Gwen Cooper Saves the Day with Love, Human-Animal Interactions: Steve Dale's Pet World

Gwen Cooper Saves the Day with Love, Human-Animal Interactions: Steve Dale's Pet World
Gwen Cooper , who authored the top selling Homer’s Odyssey (the story of a blind cat), has a new one out, called Love Saves the Day. No doubt when Gwen pops by the studio at 1:05 p.m., she will also save my show, Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. (720 AM or listen HERE). Gwen talks about her latest... Read more »
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The International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations at AVMA

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The International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO) will first the first time ever meet at the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, and in fact for the first time ever share their accumulated science at a U.S. meeting (July 19-23, 2013 in Chicago). I talk with Dr. Rebecca Johnson, IAHAIO president and has the... Read more »

Experts on Human-Animal Bond Meet in the U.S. For the First Time

Experts on Human-Animal Bond Meet in the U.S. For the First Time
Dr. Rebecca Johnson, president of the International Association of Human Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO) talks on Steve Dale’s Pet World (click HERE to listen)  about IAHAIO coming to Chicago in July as a part of the American Veterinary Medical Association Medical Association Convention.  This will be the first time ever that the group has met in... Read more »

WGN Radio Petcast: Human/Animal Interaction Experts Coming to Chicago; Parasite Protection

WGN Radio Petcast: Human/Animal Interaction Experts Coming to Chicago; Parasite Protection
Listen HERE to this WGN Radio Petcast, it will be as good for you as your pets are. Experts on the relationships we have with our pets, and those who want to know more about those interactions are welcome to attend – for the first time ever in the U.S. – the Conference of the... Read more »
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Walk A Hound, Lose A Pound: Advantages of Dog Walking

Walk A Hound, Lose A Pound: Advantages of Dog Walking
The International Association of Humane Animal Interaction Organizations (IAHAIO) president is Rebecca Johnson, director of human/animal interaction University of Missouri. Johnson, also the author of “Walk A Hound Lose a Pound.” Listen HERE – from Steve Dale’s Pet World, as Johnson explains the many benefits of simply walking a dog. - Neighborhood with many people walking dogs... Read more »

Walk Your Hound, Spend Time with Your Pet

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Are we leaving our pets home alone too much, not interacting with them enough….does this all impact separation issues and or weight gain? The very best thing you can do is to take a walk with your dog. Hmmm….maybe not dressed as I am, however (or you dog may be embarrassed).

Banfield Celebrates the Power of Walking Your Dog

Banfield Celebrates the Power of Walking Your Dog
According to one recent study, the most bonding thing you can do with your dog is….take a walk! This year, THE POWER OF PETS™ by Mars Pet care is focused on spreading the word about the power of dog walking, a fun way for families to “paw-sitively” increase their physical activity levels while spending more... Read more »
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