Posts tagged "felines & canines"

Willow Speaks for Abused Animals

Willow Speaks for Abused Animals
Willow, a fawn color pit bull-type dog, was hours away from certain death, she was literally starving. “She was skin and bones and barely could muster the energy to stand up,” says Kira Robson, supervisor at Chicago Animal Care & Control. “You could count every rib and see her bones.” With no body fat to... Read more »

Dog Saved from Near Death

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Willow is no longer weeping – though anyone who watches this video may…How can we, as a species, do this? There’s such cruelty out there….but there is also love and compassion. While this should never happen, it did….and now people are making it right. Thank you Felines & Canines (a Chicago shelter) for saving Willow.... Read more »

Cinco de Meow for Felines & Canines

Cinco de Meow for Felines & Canines
Cinco de Meow should be a national holiday, or is it? To support Felines & Canines, get all the fajitas (meat and veggie), chips and guacamole you can stuff into your mouth. There’s keylime pie too. Most importantly, margaritas. Or for people who are a tad lame, soda, all at Trader Todd’s, 3216 N. Sheffield... Read more »
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Dog Training 101; Old Shelter, New Look; Pet Rabbits: Steve Dale's Pet World

Dog Training 101; Old Shelter, New Look; Pet Rabbits: Steve Dale's Pet World
Dog training is the topic when we start the show, on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio, starting 1 p.m. CDT on March 30, www.wgnradio.com or 720 AM.  Renown dog trainers Wendy DeCarlo-Young and Dennis Damon of the Dog Obedience Group will show me how to “sit.” Perhaps, I will also roll over. Most important,... Read more »

Cinco de Meow to Help Felines & Canines

Cinco de Meow to Help Felines & Canines
Have a margarita with catnip – you’ll roll over and yowl….Cinco de Meow is a benefit for Felines & Canines (formerly Felines, Inc.), held on May 5 (of course) at Trader Todd’s (3216 N. Sheffield, just north of Belmont) from noon to 2 p.m. As you can hear on my WGN Radio Petcast (podcast for... Read more »

Felines, Inc. Now Felines & Canines

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Does this person look earnest to you? Abby Smith is a hero, a real force in the Chicago shelter world. She’s been at the helm of Felines, Inc. for many years. Now, it is Smith who is the among those who are the moving force to raise dollars for the cats to move to new... Read more »
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