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The Steve Dale Pet World Petcast from 720 WGN.

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Episodes

Steve Dale 1/6/2019 Full Show: It’s the year of Fear Free

Jan 6, 2019

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To kick off the New Year, Steve Dale speaks with “America’s Veterinarian”, Dr. Marty Becker about an initiative in Veterinarian medicine (Fear Free) that is changing the ways we think about everything that we do with our companion animals. To learn about Fear Free visit http://www.fearfreepets.com. Steve also speaks with Dr. Margie Scherk about the declawing of cats and how it is not necessary. They discuss alternatives to having your pet declawed including FELISCRATCH and behavior modification.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/30/2018

Dec 30, 2018

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Happy New Year! Steve Dale answers listeners’ questions and concerns about their pets; shares some of his new years resolutions; and more.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

WGN Nightside with Steve Dale | 12.25.18 | FULL SHOW

Dec 26, 2018

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Steve starts things off by chatting with Robert Montelongo, a Chaplain with the Chicago Police Department. Then, we get to hear a beautiful rendition of “O Come Let Us Adore Him”, “O Holy Night”, and “White Christmas” sung by Robert’s daughter, Emily Montelongro, accompanied on piano by Bob Biliskov. Arturo Andonaegui, a patrolman and Honor Guard Vocalist with the Chicago Police Department, joins the conversation and sings “Winter Wonderland”, and many more of our Christmas favorites, accompanied on piano by […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/23/2018: New Years Resolutions for Pets

Dec 23, 2018

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Happy Howlidays! Steve Dale speaks with the President of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Dr. John de Jong, as he shares the work of the AMVA; the importance of watching your pet’s weight and physical activity; and more. Steve also provides the annual reading of “Twas a Pet’s Night Before Christmas”!   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale Preps for a Purrfect Holiday 12/18/19

Dec 20, 2018

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Host Steve Dale prepares for the holidays as he kicks off the show seeking the fountain of youth with Chairman of the Milken Institute Center for Future of Aging, Paul Irving. The Amazing Kreskin joins the conversation and gives us the latest on an upcoming movie about his life. Computer Technologist Fred Kilbourn steps in the studio with what is new in technology and what we are likely to see in 2019. Plus, he gives listeners a few tips on […]

Flea and tick prevention procedures should be all year round

Dec 16, 2018

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Matt Bubala fills-in for Steve Dale and is joined in studio by Dr. Natalie Marks of Blum Animal Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Marks talks about the effects weather has on ticks, the importance of flea and tick prevention all year round, and how to check your pet for ticks.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/9/2018

Dec 9, 2018

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Steve Dale shares his favorite experiences from his latest trip to Thailand and provides very interesting information about the elephants in that region as he visited an elephant rescue sanctuary. Steve also speaks with Dog trainer, Steve Frost, to discuss various methods of pet training; how to find the ideal pet trainer; and answer listeners’ questions.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Winter pet dangers that veterinarians wish you knew about

Dec 2, 2018

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Matt Bubala fills-in for Steve Dale and speaks with Dr. Heather Loenser, Staff Veterinary Adviser for Professional and Public Affairs with the American Animal Hospital Association, about the dangers of carbon monoxide and the importance of having carbon monoxide detectors. Dr. Loenser also talks other dangers your pet can be susceptible to that you may not be aware of.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

How you and your pet can prepare for the upcoming winter storms

Nov 25, 2018

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Matt Bubala fills-in for Steve Dale and takes a look at the incoming winter storms. Dave Schwan chimes in from the newsroom to share the anticipation and expectations of the first wintry mix of the season. Matt also shares valuable information and tips in order to help you guarantee your pets can be prepared and safe during the cold weather conditions.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 11/18/2018

Nov 18, 2018

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Steve Dale talks about the difference service animals have in the lives of veterans; answers listeners’ questions; the upcoming Decoding the Fearful Dog event that he is apart of; and much more. You can join Purina and ARF in their efforts to help veterans and their service animals by showing how thankful you are for your pet this holiday season. Use the hashtag #DogThanking and tag Purina (@Purina) on any social media platform and share why your dog is a […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 11/11/2018

Nov 11, 2018

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Steve Dale answers listeners’ questions; discusses the importance of service dogs; and invites Chicago Mayoral Candidate Lori Lightfoot to share why she cares about companion animals and how she plans to to ensure pet care education is easily accessible for all. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World: Full Show 11-4-18

Nov 4, 2018

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On this Election Day weekend, Steve Dale chats with candidate Paul Vallas about why companion animals are important to him. They also chat about issues like lead in water. Tune in here for the full show. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3563523/3563523_2018-11-04-094123.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 10/28/2018 | Fear Free Pets

Oct 28, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in-studio by America’s Veterinarian Dr. Marty Becker to learn the secret on how to remove the fear, anxiety and stress of veterinary visits. Dr. Becker shares information about Fear Free Pets, the many ways that procedures at the veterinarian have changed over time, and more.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 10/21/2018 | Pet Gotcha Day!

Oct 21, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in-studio by Crystal Broccardo of Pet Gotcha Day, accompanied by Batman and Wolverine, to discuss Pet Gotcha Day! with Heroes to the Rescue! The Pet Gotcha Day Foundation is a non-profit aiming to ensure that no pet is left-behind, regardless of age or being seen as “at risk”. Pet Gotcha Day! will be held November 3rd and will be a day filled with infamous superheroes, adoptable animals, and more. Tickets can be purchased HERE!   Learn more at […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 10/14/2018

Oct 14, 2018

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Steve Dale welcomes Dr. Brooke Bartell of MedVet Chicago into the studio to talk emergency medicines, the many concerns that arise during the Halloween season, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 10/6/18

Oct 7, 2018

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On this episode, Steve chats with Shorty Rossi, star of Pit Boss on Animal Planet. Rossi is brining a Freedom Tour to Chicago this Wednesday, October 10.  He says that pit bulls are most commonly seen in animal shelters, but in fact, those pit bulls are mixed breeds.  One of his goals with this tour is to bring public awareness to these breeds of dogs. Greg Alonzo and his wife have been working with rescue pets for about eleven years, […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 9/30/18

Sep 30, 2018

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It’s a super spooky edition of Steve Dale’s Pet World as Steve chats Gabbie Roderer, Pet Living Manager at Chalet in Wilmette. Gabbie talks about the phenomenon of Halloween costumes for your pet and how to dress up your pet while making sure they stay comfortable. Plus, Steve reports on a new FDA warning regarding flea and tick products.   For more,  visit www.stevedalepetworld.com

Steve Dale’s Pet World 9/23/2018

Sep 23, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with Fear Free Certified Dr. Todd McKracken. As the veterinary services manager at CEVA Animal Health, he is the veterinarian responsible for Chicago and much of the Midwest. Dr. McKracken discusses some concerns about certain flea and tick products due to a warning issued by the FDA, answers listeners’ questions, and more.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 9/16/2018

Sep 16, 2018

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Happy Puppy Mill Awareness Day! Steve Dale is joined in studio by Renata Block to discuss The Puppy Mill Project‘s march down Michigan Ave to create educational awareness about where dogs that are sold in stores are really coming form. Renata also shares information about Canine Companions for Independence and their upcoming doggie runway fashion show, HAUTE DOG | CHICAGO. The show will feature some of latest fall fashions, a silent auction, and much more. The show takes place September 20th at The Penninsula […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 9/9/2018

Sep 9, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with veterinary parasitologist and distinguished professor at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Michael Dryden, about the expansion of ticks and the epidemic that is currently growing. Steve also discusses the importance of your cat’s diet and the direct effect it can have on your pet’s life span with Dr. Kurt Venator, chief medical officer at Purina.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World- 9/2/18

Sep 2, 2018

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In this episode ovarian cancer is the topic. Steve welcomes Vallie Szymanski of Ovarian Cancer Symptom Awareness  and and Sue Janson to talk about how dogs can help create a breakthrough with early discovery of ovarian cancer.   http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3542322/3542322_2018-09-02-092222.128.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 8/26/18

Aug 26, 2018

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This week on Steve Dale’s Pet World: It’s National Dog Day! Steve welcomes Beckie Tomala of Chicago Canine Rescue to talk about saving and adopting dogs here in the city and the “Doc Emrick dogs” that are looking for their forever homes.

Steve Dale’s Pet World 8/19/2018

Aug 19, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in-studio by Erica Bishaf and Crystal Broccardo of Pet Gotcha Day to discuss their efforts to motivate potential animal adopters. Through 360-degree interactive videos, Pet Gotcha Day provides a way for you to get to know more about a future pet from the comfort of your home.     Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 8/12/2018

Aug 12, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with the Executive Director of Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC), Kelly Gandurski, about the recent rescue of over 45 dogs from a home in the South Side of Chicago. CACC rescued every animal safely and all of the animals are currently being placed in homes and foster care at an amazing rate. Steve also speaks with Allycia Durst of the Lincoln Park Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers about the upcoming Bowling For Rhinos Fundraiser. 100% […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 8/5/2018

Aug 5, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with Mayoral candidate Paul Vallas about the importance of companion animals and the impact they have on their owners and the communities they inhabit as well. Paul also shares his plans for Animal Care and Control and the integration of heightened focus on companion animals if he wins the election.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 07/29/18

Jul 29, 2018

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Natalie Marks joined the show to discuss ‘Fear Free’. It is a new initiative in veterinarian clinics that takes extra steps to make sure you pet has positive and relaxed experience. Learn more @ http://www.stevedale.tv http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3530610/3530610_2018-07-29-104910.128.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 7/22/2018

Jul 22, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with the Co-founder of Alley Cat Allies, Becky Robinson, as she prepares to be today’s keynote speaker at The Meow Meet-Up. Becky shares details about what Alley Cat Allies is, the benefits of TNR (trap-neuter-return), and more. The Board Secretary and Adoption Counselor at CARE – Community Animal Rescue Effort Adoption Center, Diane Moe, also calls-in to talk about all of the work the center does and the opening of the new facilities in Skokie.   Learn more […]

Steve Dale 7/15/2018: Susan Russell, former director of Chicago Animal Care and Control

Jul 15, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in studio by the former director of Chicago Animal Care and Control, Susan Russell, to discuss her controversial firing. Susan and Steve explore her accomplishments while working with the Chicago Animal Care and Control; the importance of continuing to support the volunteers and all other employees in their efforts; and more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 7/8/2018

Jul 8, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Kendall Houlihan and CEO and Co-Founder of the Catnip Times, Lauren Mieli Morales, to get a full rundown on the upcoming Meow Meet Up – the largest cat convention in Chicago. Held July 21-22 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, the convention will feature various informative presentations, kitty-yoga, and more.   You can save $5 on your ticket to the Meow Meet Up by using the Promo Code STEVE http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3523726/3523726_2018-07-08-085826.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3793.mp3 Learn […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 07/01/2018

Jul 1, 2018

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As the summer heat officially hits,  Steve Dale advises everyone to take their dogs out for an  early morning walk to avoid the heat and remember to never leave your pet inside a hot car. Alderman Nick Sposato joins Steve to discuss the recent termination of Susan Russell, Executive Director of Chicago Animal Care ad Control. Learn more at: https://stevedalepetworld.com/     http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3521648/3521648_2018-07-01-101248.128.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 06/24/2018

Jun 24, 2018

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Steve broadcasts for the first time from WGN Radio’s new home on Wacker Drive.   He speaks with Veterinarian, Dr. Sheldon Rubin who is known as the go to guy to get all of your pet questions answered.  They open with a discussion talking about Dr. Rubin’s history being on WGN Radio. Dr. Rubin gives advice on how often you should take your pet to the vet, the importance of vaccinations and how to go about getting the right advice when it comes to your pet. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3519176/3519176_2018-06-24-101916.128.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 06/24/2018

Jun 24, 2018

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Steve broadcasts for the first time from WGN Radio’s new home on Wacker Drive.   He speaks with Veterinarian, Dr. Sheldon Rubin who is known as the go to guy to get all of your pet questions answered.  They open with a discussion talking about Dr. Rubin’s history being on WGN Radio. Dr. Rubin gives advice on how often you should take your pet to the vet, the importance of vaccinations and how to go about getting the right advice when it comes to your pet. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3519176/3519176_2018-06-24-101916.128.mp3

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/17/2018

Jun 17, 2018

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As the fireworks continue to hit the shelves to celebrate the 4th of July, it’s a great time to begin preparing for your pet’s reactions to fireworks. Steve Dale speaks with Dr. Jennifer Styrski of CEVA Animal Health to discuss the many ways to handle your pet’s fears of fireworks and all the noise pollution that will be created. The recent arrest made in Wisconsin lead to the discovery of 400 animals, snakes, frogs, and other reptiles. Small Scale Reptile […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/17/2018

Jun 17, 2018

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As the fireworks continue to hit the shelves to celebrate the 4th of July, it’s a great time to begin preparing for your pet’s reactions to fireworks. Steve Dale speaks with Dr. Jennifer Styrski of CEVA Animal Health to discuss the many ways to handle your pet’s fears of fireworks and all the noise pollution that will be created. The recent arrest made in Wisconsin lead to the discovery of 400 animals, snakes, frogs, and other reptiles. Small Scale Reptile […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/3/2018

Jun 10, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Paul Fehrenbacher aka Mutt Jackson to discuss the amazing work of the company and their latest additions of the on-site area to Montrose Dog Beach. The two also share tips when acclimating your pet to large dog parks like the Montrose Dog Beach (MonDog) which is Chicago’s first legal off-leash beach.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/3/2018

Jun 10, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Paul Fehrenbacher aka Mutt Jackson to discuss the amazing work of the company and their latest additions of the on-site area to Montrose Dog Beach. The two also share tips when acclimating your pet to large dog parks like the Montrose Dog Beach (MonDog) which is Chicago’s first legal off-leash beach.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/3/2018

Jun 3, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Anne Beall to talk about her books “Heartfelt Connections” and “Community Cats”. She shares the research that went into writing both pieces, the many ways her perception of what pets are capable of has changed, and more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 6/3/2018

Jun 3, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Anne Beall to talk about her books “Heartfelt Connections” and “Community Cats”. She shares the research that went into writing both pieces, the many ways her perception of what pets are capable of has changed, and more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/27/2018

May 27, 2018

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July 21-22 marks the largest cat convention in Chicago – Meow Meet Up. Steve Dale is joined by CEO and Co-Founder of the Catnip Times, Lauren Mieli Morales, to discuss what the Catnip Times is and how it has evolved throughout the years. Lauren also shares details about the upcoming Meow Meet Up, including demonstrations and workshops, kitty yoga, “cat-lebrity” meet & greets, and more. You can save $5 on your ticket to the Meow Meet Up by using the […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/27/2018

May 27, 2018

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July 21-22 marks the largest cat convention in Chicago – Meow Meet Up. Steve Dale is joined by CEO and Co-Founder of the Catnip Times, Lauren Mieli Morales, to discuss what the Catnip Times is and how it has evolved throughout the years. Lauren also shares details about the upcoming Meow Meet Up, including demonstrations and workshops, kitty yoga, “cat-lebrity” meet & greets, and more. You can save $5 on your ticket to the Meow Meet Up by using the […]

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/20/2018

May 20, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Cook County Veterinarian Dr. Donna Alexander to talk about ways to be proactive when protecting yourself and your pet from the dangers of ticks, fleas, and mosquitoes. Cook County offers Low Cost Rabies Clinics and Microchip Clinics to help with prevention, learn more at http://www.cookcountyil.gov Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/20/2018

May 20, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Cook County Veterinarian Dr. Donna Alexander to talk about ways to be proactive when protecting yourself and your pet from the dangers of ticks, fleas, and mosquitoes. Cook County offers Low Cost Rabies Clinics and Microchip Clinics to help with prevention, learn more at http://www.cookcountyil.gov Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/13/2018

May 13, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with 21st District Senator Michael Connelly about the dangers of dogs being trapped in cars during the warm summer months. Michael is behind a bill that allows citizens to interfere when seeing a dog trapped inside a hot car, the same way they can when they see a child left in a hot car.  Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/13/2018

May 13, 2018

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Steve Dale speaks with 21st District Senator Michael Connelly about the dangers of dogs being trapped in cars during the warm summer months. Michael is behind a bill that allows citizens to interfere when seeing a dog trapped inside a hot car, the same way they can when they see a child left in a hot car.  Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/6/2018

May 6, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in the studio by the Vice President of Operations for the Anti-Cruelty Society, David Dinger. Steve and David discuss some of the many issues that plague pet-owners throughout the city of Chicago, including the regulations of “pet-friendly” apartments and condominiums. David also shares details about the society’s upcoming Bark in the Park event. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 5/6/2018

May 6, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in the studio by the Vice President of Operations for the Anti-Cruelty Society, David Dinger. Steve and David discuss some of the many issues that plague pet-owners throughout the city of Chicago, including the regulations of “pet-friendly” apartments and condominiums. David also shares details about the society’s upcoming Bark in the Park event. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/29/2018

Apr 29, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in studio by Carole Yuster and Susie Raskin of K9 Reading Buddies to learn about how dogs are helping kids improve their reading and comprehension skills. Carole and Susie also share details about the upcoming K9 Pup Strut & Expo taking place on May 5th to celebrate 10 years of service. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/29/2018

Apr 29, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in studio by Carole Yuster and Susie Raskin of K9 Reading Buddies to learn about how dogs are helping kids improve their reading and comprehension skills. Carole and Susie also share details about the upcoming K9 Pup Strut & Expo taking place on May 5th to celebrate 10 years of service. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/15/2018

Apr 15, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in studio by Jenny Tiner from Windy Kitty Cat Café and Lounge to discuss cleaning up with cat adoptions. Janet Davies of WLS-TV and Gina Zaro of Precious Cats ULTRA cat litter also join the conversation to share how they’re helping the café find loving homes for cats. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/15/2018

Apr 15, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in studio by Jenny Tiner from Windy Kitty Cat Café and Lounge to discuss cleaning up with cat adoptions. Janet Davies of WLS-TV and Gina Zaro of Precious Cats ULTRA cat litter also join the conversation to share how they’re helping the café find loving homes for cats. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/8/18

Apr 8, 2018

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Everyone loves a movie with a courageous K9! Today, Steve talks with director Richard Lanni about his recent animated film, “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero.”

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/8/18

Apr 8, 2018

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Everyone loves a movie with a courageous K9! Today, Steve talks with director Richard Lanni about his recent animated film, “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero.”

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/1/18

Apr 1, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Jayne Vitale from North Shore Animal League America and shares how you can assist Purina in helping the Animal League’s Education program by watching the Beverly Hills Dog Show. Steve also speaks with 36th ward Alderman Gilbert Villegas to learn about his plans to ensure dogs can be rescued from being left in hot cars. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 4/1/18

Apr 1, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Jayne Vitale from North Shore Animal League America and shares how you can assist Purina in helping the Animal League’s Education program by watching the Beverly Hills Dog Show. Steve also speaks with 36th ward Alderman Gilbert Villegas to learn about his plans to ensure dogs can be rescued from being left in hot cars. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/25/18

Mar 25, 2018

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Traveling safely on an airline with your pet remains a major concern for plenty of home owners and many politicians are trying to find solutions. Steve speaks with New York Senator Marisol Alcantara who has plans to make flying safer for pets. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/25/18

Mar 25, 2018

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Traveling safely on an airline with your pet remains a major concern for plenty of home owners and many politicians are trying to find solutions. Steve speaks with New York Senator Marisol Alcantara who has plans to make flying safer for pets. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/18/18

Mar 18, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Benji creator Joe Camp as there is a new Benji movie coming out! You can see the new Benji film on Netflix now. Steve also shares an update regarding his efforts to speak with United Airlines after the unfortunate pet-related incidents that have been occurring. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/18/18

Mar 18, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Benji creator Joe Camp as there is a new Benji movie coming out! You can see the new Benji film on Netflix now. Steve also shares an update regarding his efforts to speak with United Airlines after the unfortunate pet-related incidents that have been occurring. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/11/18

Mar 11, 2018

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Steve Dale talks Susan Burrows of Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy. Susan explains the organization’s mission, the various programs they offer, and provides clarification with the difference between assisted therapy dogs and service dogs. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/11/18

Mar 11, 2018

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Steve Dale talks Susan Burrows of Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy. Susan explains the organization’s mission, the various programs they offer, and provides clarification with the difference between assisted therapy dogs and service dogs. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/4/18

Mar 5, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Susan Burrows about animal assisted therapy dogs in the Rainbow Therapy dog program Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 3/4/18

Mar 4, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Susan Burrows about animal assisted therapy dogs in the Rainbow Therapy dog program Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/25/18

Feb 26, 2018

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The Animal Welfare League has been facing serious issues and it seems that these issues are not new, but in fact have been on-going. Steve Dale is joined by former employee of the shelter, Crystal Broccardo, and former volunteer and currently serving as the Canine Foster Director at Evanston Humane, Kameron Bratt. Crystal and Cameron share their experiences with working with the shelter and more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/25/18

Feb 25, 2018

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The Animal Welfare League has been facing serious issues and it seems that these issues are not new, but in fact have been on-going. Steve Dale is joined by former employee of the shelter, Crystal Broccardo, and former volunteer and currently serving as the Canine Foster Director at Evanston Humane, Kameron Bratt. Crystal and Cameron share their experiences with working with the shelter and more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/18/18

Feb 19, 2018

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Today on Steve Dale’s Pet World: You’ve heard of dog shows…..but what do cats do at cat shows? Steve Dale finds out with the co-chair of the Lincoln State Cat Show. Plus,  Steve talks about his concerns about the Animal Welfare League and the current controversy surrounding the organization as well as the recent recall of certain canned dog food.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/18/18

Feb 18, 2018

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Today on Steve Dale’s Pet World: You’ve heard of dog shows…..but what do cats do at cat shows? Steve Dale finds out with the co-chair of the Lincoln State Cat Show. Plus,  Steve talks about his concerns about the Animal Welfare League and the current controversy surrounding the organization as well as the recent recall of certain canned dog food.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/11/18

Feb 12, 2018

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You’ve heard of food pantries for people in need, there are also pet food pantries! Dara Salk of Friendship Pet Food Pantry joins Steve Dale to share what a pet food pantry is, their mission, how you can get involved, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/11/18

Feb 11, 2018

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You’ve heard of food pantries for people in need, there are also pet food pantries! Dara Salk of Friendship Pet Food Pantry joins Steve Dale to share what a pet food pantry is, their mission, how you can get involved, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/4/18

Feb 5, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Mr. CatSpot, Jeff Limbaugh, to share the story behind the creation of CatSpot Litter, the many benefits it has for your pet and you as a pet owner, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 2/4/18

Feb 4, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Mr. CatSpot, Jeff Limbaugh, to share the story behind the creation of CatSpot Litter, the many benefits it has for your pet and you as a pet owner, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/28/18

Jan 29, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Natalie Marks of Blum Animal Hospital in Chicago to share myths and facts about the dog flu, steps to prevention, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/28/18

Jan 28, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Natalie Marks of Blum Animal Hospital in Chicago to share myths and facts about the dog flu, steps to prevention, and much more. Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/21/18

Jan 22, 2018

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February is spay/neuter month and Steve Dale, along with Cook County Veterinarian Dr. Donna Alexander, share why it is so important. Dr. Alexander also talks about the rebate program that Cook County has in effect to encourage pet owners to get their pets spay/neutered and the untold truths about rabies.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/21/18

Jan 21, 2018

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February is spay/neuter month and Steve Dale, along with Cook County Veterinarian Dr. Donna Alexander, share why it is so important. Dr. Alexander also talks about the rebate program that Cook County has in effect to encourage pet owners to get their pets spay/neutered and the untold truths about rabies.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/14/18

Jan 15, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Cari Meyers of The Puppy Mill Project about the continuing battle to ensure that more and more pet stores are not able to sell dogs and cats. Gail Czarnecki-Maulden, also known as “The Queen Of Poop”, chimes in to share the importance of nutritional supplements and monitoring what comes out of your pet in regards to their health.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/14/18

Jan 14, 2018

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Steve Dale talks with Cari Meyers of The Puppy Mill Project about the continuing battle to ensure that more and more pet stores are not able to sell dogs and cats. Gail Czarnecki-Maulden, also known as “The Queen Of Poop”, chimes in to share the importance of nutritional supplements and monitoring what comes out of your pet in regards to their health.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/7/18

Jan 8, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in the studio by the voice of the NHL on NBC, Mike “Doc” Emrick. Steve and Mike discuss Blackhawks and reflect back on some of the coldest games the NHL has experienced. Mike also talks about his love for dogs and pet adoption.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 1/7/18

Jan 7, 2018

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Steve Dale is joined in the studio by the voice of the NHL on NBC, Mike “Doc” Emrick. Steve and Mike discuss Blackhawks and reflect back on some of the coldest games the NHL has experienced. Mike also talks about his love for dogs and pet adoption.   Learn more at http://www.stevedale.tv

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/31/17

Jan 1, 2018

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Steve Dale discusses the importance of ensuring your pets are safe during this cold weather by use of coats, items to protect their paws, and more. As we prepare to celebrate the New Year, Steve also talks Pet Resolutions and answers listeners’ questions.

Steve Dale Bonus Hour (12/29/17)

Dec 31, 2017

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Steve Dale (in for Bill and Wendy) is joined by WGN-TV political analyst Paul Lisnek for the Bonus Hour as they discuss their “shtick”, the late Rose Marie and the upcoming film about her nine decades in show business, what’s on the horizon in Illinois and national politics in 2018, and more.

Tax talk with Jim Baird and Michael Calahan of Plante Moran

Dec 30, 2017

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Steve Dale (in for Bill and Wendy) welcomes CPA Tax Partner Michael Calahan and CPA and Certified Financial Planner Jim Baird to answer your end-of year tax questions and try to clarify the uncertainty surrounding the new GOP bill and whether or not it’s worth it for you to prepay your property tax.

Doc Emrick on the struggling Blackhawks: “I thought they would be doing far better… at this point”

Dec 30, 2017

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Steve Dale welcomes the voice of the NHL on NBC, Mike “Doc” Emrick, along with legendary dog show announcer David Frei and as it turns out, both guys are big fans of each other. Emrick and Frei try to call each other’s events, then Doc talks about the reeling Blackhawks, the surprising Golden Knights and the 10th anniversary of the Winter Classic.

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/24/17

Dec 25, 2017

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Steve Dale is joined by Illinois State Senator Michael Connelly,  21st District, and Suzanne Hart, Will County Legislative Chairwoman. Michael and Suzanne explain the details of a new proposal to ban the sale of dogs and cats at pet stores.

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/17/17

Dec 18, 2017

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Steve Dale talks with the founder of the Windy Kitty Cafe, Jenny Tiner. Jenny and Steve talk about the Grand Opening, what a cat cafe is, and much more.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/10/17

Dec 11, 2017

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Steve Dale talks with Dr. Anne Cohen, member of the Medvet Chicago team that is residency trained in Emergency and Critical Care Emergency. Anne and Steve talk HOWLiday safety and how to be mindful of what you use when decorating for the Holidays to be sure no harm will be done to your pets.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/03/2017

Dec 4, 2017

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Steve Dale talks about a survey that compares the intelligence levels of dogs compared to cats; a solution to cats scratching and potentially damaging furniture called feliscratch; and much more.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 11/26/2017

Nov 27, 2017

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Steve Dale talks with Veterinary behaviorist, Dr. Theresa DePorter, about varies ways that cat owners can encourage appropriate patterns of behavior. One new product that is highlighted is Feliscratch, which helps attracts cats to their posts and other play areas and minimize possible damage done to furniture due to scratching. Steve also talks with Dr. Sue Ettinger, Veterinary Oncologist, to discuss the stigmas and misconceptions of cancer, how important early detection is, and more. In order to get the best detection […]

David Frei joins Steve Dale to discuss the National Dog Show on Thanksgiving

Nov 20, 2017

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This Thanksgiving marks David Frei’s seventeenth year working with Purina for the National Dog Show. Dog show host David Frei joins Steve to discuss why this particular dog show is different for all the others.  This is a “benched dog show. There are only three left in the country,” Frei says. For this type of event, dogs have to be up on their bench when not being showed and lined up in alphabetical order with their owners. People can then walk around and see […]

Steve Dale Full Show: 11-11-17

Nov 13, 2017

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This week, Steve Dale is joined by Dr. Marty Becker where they discuss Fear Free Veterinary professionals and how the notion begins inside the home with Fear Free Happy Homes. Tune in!

Steve Dale’s Pet World 11/5/17

Nov 6, 2017

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Steve Dale talks with Lee Linklater of the Assisi Animal Foundation to discuss the 29th Annual Assisi Foundation Dinner Dance on November 11th. Tickets are still available: HERE! Steve also talks with Emily Klehm, CEO of the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights, Illinois. They discuss the recent rescue of 47 dogs from a hoarding and dog breeding operation in Peotone.  

Steve Dale’s Pet World 10/22/17 | Safe Pets for Joliet

Oct 30, 2017

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Steve Dale talks with Peggy Grandahl of Safe Pets for Joliet to discuss the importance of Companion Animal and Consumer Protection.