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Pet Gifts for Holidays

The Duck Dynasty family is ubiquitous on TV, from chatting on late-night talk shows and marching in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to appearing in pet stores as plush squeaky duck dog toys. Each toy duck vaguely resembles someone in the TV reality family. So, of course, the Willie and Jase ducks have red beards, while Phil and Si ducks have white beards. The duck toys are $13.95 to $17.95 at; (773) 868-0200.
Increasingly, pets get holiday gifts, not only from their immediate families but also from friends and relatives. When attending a party, in addition to the traditional hostess gift, guests often tote a present for the resident pet(s). Here are a few ideas for pets for the Howlidays: (© Tribune Content Agency, LLC; Steve Dale PetWorld,... Read more »

Talking Pets with Bill Moller on WGN Radio

Talking Pets with Bill Moller on WGN Radio
Pet Behavior segment on WGN Radio with Bill Moller - Listen here for this week’s I begin with a special presentation to Bill. It’s a toy for cat or dogs which you drop kibble on. For pets who inhale their food and then it comes right back up (Uck!) or for just leaving something out... Read more »

Holiday Gifts for Pets: New Products Help Pets To Be Green

You'd think that picking up after Fido is the right "green" thing to do, but that's not the case; the average plastic bag takes 1,000 years to biodegrade. You can now get the job done with Earth Rated Poop Bags, which biodegrade in 40 days. The bags are available in various quantities, and some even smell like lavender (at least while empty). Bags are available in over 2,000 retail stores and online. Learn more at
The economy be damned, most pet owners still manage to provide holiday gifts for their four-legged friends. At the Annual H.H. Backer Annual Pet Industry Christmas Trade Show last month in Rosemont, Ill., which previewed many new products, a common theme was “being green.” Here are some new products – which you may consider for... Read more »

Holiday Gifts for Your Pets, Miss Meowsky on WLS

Seeking a holiday gift for your pets, or a friend’s pet? Miss Meowsky has ideas – tomorrow (December 12) on Steve Dale’s Pet World, 2 p.m. cst on the Big 89, where Chicago comes to Bark! or 890-AM:     Miss Meowsky horsing around The athletic Miss Meowsky Miss Meowsky after a night on the town