Posts tagged "HomeAgain"

Halloween Safety for Pets

Halloween Safety for Pets
Don’t be surprised if you’re greeted by a werewolf barking at your front door on Halloween. According to Alice Lerman, of Chicago’s Barker and Meowsky: A Paw Firm, the Twilight movie series has influenced popular Halloween costumes for dogs. She adds, “Owls are also popular, and bat wings are a perennial favorite; they’re easy, even... Read more »

Microchipping and Pet ID's: Dr. Mike Cavanaugh from American Animal Hospital Association

Microchipping and Pet ID's: Dr. Mike Cavanaugh from American Animal Hospital Association
Dr. Michael Cavanaugh, executive director of the American Animal Hospital Association cheers the concept of microchipping, and that more and more pet owners are doing so, as you can hear in this interview on Steve Dale’s Pet World.  The problem is that people do know to or simply forget to register those microchips, that’s like... Read more »

HomeAgain Heroes, Don't Let Anyone Tear Them Away

HomeAgain Heroes, Don't Let Anyone Tear Them Away
Mariah Carey, Enrique Iglesias, David Bowie and Bonnie Tyler are among many performers who’ve sung the praise of heroes in their songs. Carey’s ballad, “Hero” (1993), written by Walter Afanasieff, includes the lyrics:  ”Lord knows dreams are hard to follow,  But they don’t let anyone tear them away.  Hold on, there will be tomorrow.  In... Read more »
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HomeAgain Recovers One Million Pets

HomeAgain Recovers One Million Pets
If you want to be proactive about saving your pet’s life, regular veterinary visits, pet insurance and keeping a cat indoors only are certainly high on the list. But the most powerful tool of all could be about the size of a grain of rice: a microchip. Sometime over the past month or so, HomeAgain,... Read more »

Chicago Area Dog Gone For More Than Five Years, Now Reunited with Family

Watch this amazing story of Bo. Over five years ago Bo was stolen out of the backyard. Thanks to a microchip, he was found hundreds of miles away, and reunited with his family. One of every three animals becomes lost or is stolen (as Bo was), including indoor cats and dogs you never think would... Read more »

Chip Chip Hooray - HomeAgain's I-Phone App to Help Find Lost Pets

By downloading the new Iphone, Itouch app PetRescuers by HomeAgain you can keep a lookout for lost pets in your area. And if the worst happens and you lose your pet – this ap might really help. It’s the first application of its kind as far as I know. You can sign up for notifications... Read more »
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Steve Dale's Pet World - Saturday October 10, New Penelty for Dogfighers; We Go To Dog Camp; Tamar Geller; Big Announcement to Help Cats

Split Shift on WLS (AM-890 or www.wlsam.com) on Saturday, October 10. Guests at 6 AM on Steve Dale’s Pet World:Ledy Van Kavage of Best Friends Animal Society and I are going to make it dogifghters who dare torture animals near school zones, children’s play lots or day care center. It all began with an idea... Read more »
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