Posts tagged "pet care"

Snake Care 101 from HouseSmarts TV

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Chicago Hepertological Society’s Bob Hilger offers a snake care 101 lesson, appearing on HouseSmarts TV, my PetSmarts segment. What’s wrong a with a snake in your Christmas stocking? Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. My list is completely spam free, and you can opt out at any time.

Protect Pets from Ticks this Fall

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Lyme disease can be transmitted to dogs at anytime of year, but fall is actually when dogs thought to be most susceptible. So, even if you live north, don’t stop using that tick disease product quite yet. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) now advises clients with dogs diagnosed with Lyme to see their pediatrician... Read more »

Dr. Shelly Rubin on WGN Radio Talking Emergency Care and Pets

Dr. Shelly Rubin on WGN Radio Talking Emergency Care and Pets
Dr. Shelly Rubin returns to Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. Listen HERE as Dr. Rubin talks about all sorts of topics….protecting pets in the heat and when a pet overheats so much that emergency medical care may be needed, arthritic pets and what to do about it; obesity in pets; what can happen if... Read more »
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Pet Food Talk from AVMA, Steve Dale's Pet World

Pet Food Talk from AVMA, Steve Dale's Pet World
Pet food is the topic here. From the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association, I speak with Dr. Laura Pletz, technical services manager at Royal Canin on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. Listen HERE to our conversation as we talk about how different diet choices should depend on the individual pet, sometimes depending... Read more »

Have A Dog, Or Not to Have A Dog

Have A Dog, Or Not to Have A Dog
Q: I’m a 54-year-old woman with some medical issues. I’ve survived breast cancer and am being treated for a cancer call malignant mesothelioma. I also have a very bad knee. Right now, overall, I feel OK, and I so badly want a dog. Everyone keeps telling me how much work they are, and cautions me... Read more »

When To See Your Veterinarian, Dr. Sheldon Rubin

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American Veterinary Medical Association and American Animal Hospital Association have formed a coalition to help pet owners to understand the importance of preventive pet care. But how do you know when to see your veterinarian? Dr. Sheldon Rubin says clients wants to know for their pet, “Is this normal?” He answers. Watch. Type your email... Read more »
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Steve vs. Steve: Bertrand and Dale on Pets

Steve Bertrand on WGN Radio interviews me…In part, the idea to support my ebooks, “Good Dog” and “Good Cat.” On the air, Bertrand has been a sort of a pet-lover’s nemesis, even in this interview suggesting that if you love pets you may not love people so much. Here’s a clearly intelligent and well-read guy... Read more »

Pet Owners Offer Pet Resolutions for 2013

Pet Owners Offer Pet Resolutions for 2013
From the American Veterinary Medical Association,  Dr. Ron DeHaven expressed his New Year’s resolutions for pets, and I’ve offered my own. Now, from my Facebook fan page - here are a selected number of yours: “My resolution is for my heart and mind to follow the Serenity Prayer in my pet rescue efforts: ‘God grant me... Read more »

Steve Dale's Pet World, Dogs Teach Us To Succeed in Business

Steve Dale's Pet World, Dogs Teach Us To Succeed in Business
“From Wags to Riches: How Dogs Teach Us to Succeed in Business and Life” is Bob Vetere’s book. Read it and you will be a successful CEO guaranteed, or your money back (well maybe not quite that far). Click to.Hear Bob Vetere on Steve Dale’s Pet World talk about how taking lessons from canines has... Read more »
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Bill Leff Celebrates National Pet Day

Bill Leff Celebrates National Pet Day
I can’t believe it! How could I get a parking ticket on April 11, today of all days? I know Chicago’s cut back on what they call a holiday….so – no on Pulaski Day or Arbor Day – No free parking….But how about Christmas, or New Year’s Day, or today - National Pet Day USA.... Read more »
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