Posts tagged "Partners for Healthy Pets"

President of the American Veterinary Medical Association

President of the American Veterinary Medical Association
American Veterinary Medical Association new President Dr. Ted Cohn talks about his goals as president on nationally syndicated Steve Dale’s Pet World, listen HERE. What Dr. Cohn says is astounded – about only half of our pets see a veterinarian in the course of a year. As a result of diminishing preventive care, there’s increasing illness.... Read more »

Pet Health Crisis

Pet Health Crisis
A coalition of organized veterinary medicine and pet industry representatives formed Partners for Healthy Pets in 2011 to increase the health of pets by simply encouraging regular checkups. According to this consumer advertising campaign, preventive care is as important to your pet’s well being as your love.Formation of the coalition came in response to a... Read more »

Check Ups for Pets Can Save Lives

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Check ups for pets are advantageous for real reasons…preventive care is exactly that, disease or illness can be detected early. With an early diagnosis, the prognosis may be improved, the pet may suffer less (if at all) and might actually save the family money. I don’t argue that preventive medical care is important for people,... Read more »
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Steve Dale with Bill Moller talks about Decoding Your Dog, Check Ups for Pets, Cost of Veterinary Medicine

Steve Dale with Bill Moller talks about Decoding Your Dog, Check Ups for Pets, Cost of Veterinary Medicine
“Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones” book signing is what I began to talk about  with Bill Moller, WGN radio, Listen HERE. “Decoding Your Dog” is authored by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, I edited the book with Dr.John Ciribiassi and Dr. Debra... Read more »

AVMA Resolutions for Pets, Steve Dale's Pet World

AVMA Resolutions for Pets, Steve Dale's Pet World
American Veterinary Medical Association CEO Dr. Ron DeHaven tells me on Steve Dale’s Pet World, listen HERE to the show on WGN Radio, what his New Year’s Resolutions for pets are for 2014. Barbara calls in, wondering about what to do about a visiting cat eating peanut butter sandwiches.   Type your email address in... Read more »

Pets' New Year's Resolutions, Steve Dale's Pet World on WGN

Pets' New Year's Resolutions, Steve Dale's Pet World on WGN
Dr. Ron DeHaven, CEO of the American Veterinary Medical Association joins me, on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio listen HERE, or 720 AM at 6:35 AM CDT, December 29 to discuss his New Year’s resolutions for pets for 2014. Here are some of your New Year’s Resolutions for pets…and I want to hear more,... Read more »
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How Honest Is Your Veterinarian? Discrediting a '20/20' News Report

How Honest Is Your Veterinarian? Discrediting a '20/20' News Report
(Just was notified that Dr. Jones didn’t appear in this piece, “Barking Mad,” which appeared on Canadian TV. I regret the error. And my apologies to Dr. Jones (who never asked for an apology but merits one). Still my mistake doesn’t change the segment, what the focus was, how it was put together. My greatest fear is that... Read more »

Mr. Benji; Dr. Marty Becker on Sensational TV Report; and On To College on WGN w/Steve Dale

Mr. Benji; Dr. Marty Becker on Sensational TV Report; and On To College on WGN w/Steve Dale
Joe Camp is a hero for animals! I never thought about who might be in a top-10 might be of people who have made a difference for animals that I’ve been honored to meet….Camp would be in that list. Even if you don’t know his name, you know the results of what he’s done. Joe... Read more »

Pet Advise: See Your Veterinarian for Check Ups

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Truly regular check ups with your veterinarian is the best advise I can offer, and my friends agree: Dr. Mike Paul, a past president of the American Animal Hospital Association and Dr. Mike Cavanaugh, executive director and CEO of AAHA.
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Have We Seen Your Cat Lately? What's Up With Veterinary Visits Going Down?

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Have We Seen Your Cat Lately is an effort to encourage veterinary visits for cats…as a result of veterinary visits being on the decline for all pets, our pets are getting sicker. It’s true and it’s really unfortunate. While those vet visits are down for all pets – it’s cats who really aren’t seeing the... Read more »
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