Pet World

Enjoy these highlights from our past shows.

  1. Show 633: Getting Two Cats to Get Along

    Dr. Theresa DePorter will solve one of life’s greatest mysteries: How do we get two cats to just get along?  She knows all the tricks and will share them with you, so...

  2. Show 632: Obesity in Pets

    Obesity in pets might be one of the biggest problems impeding the health of our furry family members. Dr. Ernie Ward is leading the charge to raise awareness and help pet owners keep...

  3. Show 632: "Pets on The Couch"

    Dr. Nicholas Dodman is back with us to talk about our compulsive cats.  He’ll share ideas for what’s really going on as we talk about his book, Pets on The Couch.

  4. Show 631: Double-Defense to Protect Dogs from Heartworm

    The mosquitoes are back (if they ever left where you live) and you need to think about protecting your dog. Heartworm is a serious disease spread to our dogs by the bite...

  5. Show 631: "Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of An Exotic Animal Doctor"

    Could a snake be the right pet for you?  Dr. Laurie Hess will let us know her thoughts as we discuss her book, Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of An Exotic Animal Doctor.

  6. Show 630: Alison Eastwood on Rescuing Animals

    She’s the daughter of Clint Eastwood but she’s making a name all of her own when it comes to rescuing animals. Alison Eastwood joins the show to talk about her fosterfurkids.com organization.

  7. Show 630: The Importance of Testing Fecal Matter

    Why does your veterinarian make you bring in a sample of your pets poop!? Yes, it really can matter. Dr. Sarah Tasse tells Steve what they are looking for and about how important...

  8. Show 629: Finding a Cat-Friendly Veterinarian

    If you want your cat to be more willing to see the veterinarian, it would be easier if you were seeing a cat-friendly veterinarian. What does that mean? Dr. Elizabeth Colleran gives us...

  9. Show 629: The Amazing Intricacies of the Human Animal Bond

    The Human Animal bond is so important not only in our home, but in our everyday lives. Dr. Rod Yopi chats with us about the amazing intricacies of this bond.

  10. Show 628: Crate Training our Puppies

    National Puppy Day is right around the corner, so let’s celebrate by learning the proper way to crate train our puppy with dog trainer Rendy Schuchat.

  11. Show 628: Tips for End Of Life Care

    End of Life is such an incredibly sad time for us as we say goodbye to a beloved furry family member. The American Animal Hospital Association has tips for making this the most...

  12. Show 627: Training Tips for Overzealous Puppies

    We’re celebrating National Puppy Day later this month by speaking to dog trainers about the best way to get off to the right start with our new family members. Steve chats with Yvonne...

  13. Show 627: Keeping Older Pets in Great Shape

    Our pets are getting older and that means we need to take care of things like mental decline and physical issues. Dr. Gary Landsberg tells us how we can keep our pets...

  14. Show 626: Understanding our Cat’s Behavior

    Our cat’s behavior can be very perplexing from an owner’s standpoint. How do you know when something is wrong with your feline friend? Is it medical or behavior, are they hiding something from...

  15. Show 626: Muffin’s Halo to Help Visually Impaired Dogs

    There is an amazing product out to help visually impaired dogs. It’s called Muffin’s Halo, and the creator of the product, Silvie Bordeaux tells us how it’s helping thousands of pets.

  16. Show 625: "The New Science of Animal Psychiatry"

    Veterinary Behaviorist Dr. Nicholas Dodman gets into the heads of our pets when we discuss his book, Pets on The Couch: Neurotic Dogs, Compulsive Cats, Anxious Birds, and The New Science of Animal...

  17. Show 625: Dr. Marty Becker on the Fear Free Revolution

    Dr. Marty Becker has been America’s Veterinarian and now he’s leading a revolution in veterinary medicine. It’s called Fear Free, and it’s a new way to treat pets in veterinary clinics. Dr. Becker...

  18. Show 624: The No Bowl Feeding System for Cats

    Our cats aren’t getting nearly enough exercise and they are definitely overweight. We need to activate their prey drive and get them to hunt again. We can do that with the No Bowl...

  19. Show 624: "Unlikely Companions"

    Dr. Laurie Hess has written a wonderful book about her life treating exotic animals. She’s in-studio (with some exotic guests) to tell us about her book, Unlikely Companions.

  20. Show 623: Tips to Keep Pets Safe this Valentine’s Day

    Okay all of you Romeos and Juliets out there, we know you are all gushy and mushy with love as we near Valentine’s Day, but you have to keep your pets safe...

  21. Show 623: Author Paige Hodges on "Yogi Cats"

    Just when you think Steve has done every interview imaginable, we chat with Paige Hodges about her book, Yogi Cats.

  22. Show 622: Keeping Cats Happy & Healthy as they Age

    Our cats are living incredibly long lives these days thanks to advancements in veterinary care and nutrition. Dr. Zara Boland talks to us about what we need to do to keep our family...

  23. Show 622: More with Dr. Anne Beall on "Heartfelt Connections"

    Hear the second part of Steve’s discussion with Dr. Anne Beall about her book, Heartfelt Connections: How Animals and People Help One Another.

  24. Steve Dale Extra!: Protecting Dogs From Ticks

    Veterinary Parasitologist Dr. Brian Herrin chats with Steve about the increasing incidences of tick borne diseases throughout the country as the tick population continues to boom. As the temps start warming up, ticks...

  25. Show 621: Keeping our Pets Safe this Winter

    Winter is intense in some parts of the country and not so bad in others, but we always need to be prepared to keep our pets safe when they head outdoors at...

  26. Show 621: "The Secret Language of Dogs"

    You know her as one of the longtime stars on Animal Planet. Listen as Steve has part two of his conversation with Victoria Stilwell about her book, The Secret Language of Dogs.

  27. Show 620: More with Dr. Alexandra Horowitz on "Being A Dog"

    What does it really mean to be a dog? What do they see and feel that we don’t understand? Listen as Steve continues his conversation with Alexandra Horowitz about her book, Being A...

  28. Show 620: Continuing the Conversation on Picking the Right Pet Food

    There is so much misinformation when it comes to our pet food. What should we really be thinking about and what do we hear that is just a myth? Dr. Lisa Freeman...

  29. Show 619: Who is Smarter, Cats or Dogs?

    It’s the age old question - who is smarter, cats or dogs? We can’t let it tear the country apart - we must build bridges, so we’ll turn to behavior expert Beth...

  30. Show 619: Deciding what Pet Food to Buy

    How do you decide what pet food to buy for your pets? There are many myths that need to be debunked and a lot of bad information being passed around, so we’ll...

  31. Show 618: "How Animals and People Help One Another"

    Dr. Anne Beall studies the connection between people and animals. We’ll find out about her book is Heartfelt Connections: How Animals and People Help One Another.

  32. Show 618: Resolutions for Pets for 2017

    American Veterinary Medical Association Past-President Dr. Joe Kinnarney shares his thoughts on the year ahead for our four-legged friends as we talk about our resolutions for pets for 2017.

  33. Show 615: "Following The Dog Into The World of Smell"

    Dr. Alexandra Horowitz chats with Steve about her great book, Being A Dog: Following The Dog Into The World of Smell. Dr. Horowitz gives us some amazing insight into the incredibly abilities of our...

  34. Show 615: Keeping our Pets Safe during the Holidays

    Dr. Nancy Soares of the American Animal Hospital Association will share some tips on making sure our pets are both safe and happy during the most wonderful time of year.

  35. Show 614: The Fix-By-Five Protocol

    There has been a big debate in the veterinary community over when you should have your cat spayed or neutered. Now there is a guideline for when you should have your cat...

  36. Show 614: "Secret Service Dogs"

    Who are the dogs who protect our nation’s leaders? Maria Goodavage has a wonderful new book about our front line canines. She’ll chat with Steve about, Secret Service Dogs.

  37. Show 613: The Dognition Assessment

    What are your dog’s true cognitive abilities? Dr. Brian Hare is the creator of the Dognition Assessment, which is a fun way for you to find out all about the amazing abilities of...

  38. Show 613: The Story of the Veterinarian who Shot a Cat with an Arrow

    The shocking story of the Texas veterinarian who shot a cat with an arrow continues. Dr. Bill Folger, who testified in the proceedings to determine if veterinarian Kristen Lindsay should lose her license...

  39. Show 612: Staying Ahead of our Pets Health

    As we close out senior pet month, we’ll look a little deeper into the ways our veterinarian can help stay ahead of our pets health when Steve chats with Dr. Roberta Relford...

  40. Show 612: Victoria Stilwell on "The Secret Language of Dogs"

    The amazingly talented Victoria Stilwell is with us this week! She shares all kinds of great information from her new book, The Secret Language of Dogs.

  41. Show 611: John O’Hurley of the National Dog Show

    We continue our preview of the National Dog Show presented by Purina with a conversation with John O’Hurley. While he may be most famous for his roles on Seinfeld and his many starring...

  42. Show 611: Preparing to Travel with our Pets

    It’s the time of year we start to prepare to travel with our pets. There are things we should be doing to make sure we do so safely and Dr. Courtney Campbell...

  43. Show 610: David Frei of the National Dog Show

    It’s almost our favorite time of the year! This week Steve chats with David Frei to get our annual preview of the National Dog Show Presented by Purina. The show airs nationally on...

  44. Show 610: New Diabetes Test called a Fructosamine Test

    November is Diabetes Month and there is a new test from Idexx called a fructosamine test, which is a much more reliable indicator of diabetes than glucose. Dr. Roberta Relford will explain the...

  45. Show 609: "Modern Dog Parenting"

    Steve has tips for all the new puppy parents out there when he chats with Sarah Hodgson about her book, Modern Dog Parenting: Raising Your Dog or Puppy to Be a Loving...

  46. Show 609: Importance of the Human-Animal Bond

    In our “Vets on Pets” segment, Steve gets a chance to chat with Dr. Tim Lee of The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians about the importance of the human-animal bond.

  47. Show 608: "Cannabis and CBD Science for Dogs"

    The use of cannabis to help people handle their ailments has made a lot of news and changes in the law in the last few years, but can it help out dogs?...

  48. Show 607: The “Just Right” Brand of Dog Foods

    Pet food is constantly evolving and our desire to have the absolute best nutrition for our pets keeps growing. Dr. Kurt Venator of Purina joins Steve to chat about their “Just Right” brand...

  49. Show 607: Veterinary Technicians role in the Fear Free Movement

    Julie Legred is the Executive Director of the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America. She joined the show to chat with Steve about Vet Techs and their ever expanding role in the...

  50. Show 606: The Hottest Costumes this Halloween!

    BLEH-BLEH-BLEH!! Halloween is almost here! If you want to dress up your dog or cat in a very scary or even cute way this season, you need to shop for those costumes...