Pet World

Enjoy these highlights from our past shows.

  1. Show 441: "The Soul of All Living Creatures"

    Dr. Vint Virga chats with Steve about the relationship humans have with animals when he tells us about his amazing new book, The Soul of All Living Creatures.

  2. Show 441: Celebrating the Human-Animal Bond

    The human-animal bond is celebrated in Dr. Aubrey Fine's new book, Our Faithful Companions. Dr. Fine and Steve talk about the amazing relationship we have with our best friends.

  3. Show 440: How Animals can Help Kids with Autism

    While at the American Veterinary Medical Association Conference Steve had a chance to visit with Marie Jose Enders about her research on how animals help kids with autism.

  4. Show 440: The Importance of Socializing Cats

    In our Vets on Pets segment, Dr. Sarah Ellis chats with Steve about the importance of socializing our cats.

  5. Show 439: A Traveling Exhibition Celebrating People and Pets

    We're celebrating 150 years of the American Veterinary Medical Association with the Smithsonian! Jennifer Bine tells us all about a traveling exhibition celebrating people and pets.

  6. Show 439: Caring For Senior Pets

    Dr. Aman Sukhija of the American Animal Hospital Association shares tips on caring for our senior pets.

  7. Show 438: Keeping All Happy in a Multi-Cat Household

    Is everyone getting along in your multi-cat household? There are a lot of subtle things that could be happening to show that your furry little friends aren't all getting along. Dr. Margie Scherk...

  8. Show 438: "Puppy Savvy"

    And we'll talk about how to have fun with your pooches too! Barbara Shumannfang chats with Steve about her book, Puppy Savvy: The Pocket Guide to Raising Your Dog without Going Bonkers.

  9. Show 437: "Animal Connections: Our Journey Together"

    The American Veterinary Medical Association is celebrating 150 years of serving people and their pets and the Smithsonian is joining in with a traveling exhibit, "Animal Connections: Our Journey Together," that will be...

  10. Show 437: Give Your Dog a "Staycation"

    Getting out and about this summer? Why kennel your dog when you can have a sitter come to your home? Steve chats with Aaron Easterly of about all of the great...

  11. Show 436: Keeping Pets Safe in Hot Weather

    It's getting hot outside and that can be dangerous for our pets. Dr. Wendy Hauser chats with Steve about staying safe when getting out and about with our furry family members.

  12. Show 436: Controlling the Feral Cat Population

    The feral cat population keeps growing, but so does the amount of people working to control the population in the most humane way possible. Becky Robinson of Alley Cat Allies, tells Steve about...

  13. Show 435: Fleas, fleas, fleas!

    Fleas, fleas, fleas!! Is your pet scratching? It's so important to talk to your veterinarian about what products will work best with your lifestyle and the flea problem in your area. This week...

  14. Show 435: The Joys of Taking our Pets to Work

    It's so much fun to take our pets to work! Natasha Ashton of Petplan talks to Steve about the joys of the pet-friendly workplace.

  15. Show 434: Traveling Safely with your Pets

    We love to travel with our pets, but is it always the best idea? Dr. Mark Russak of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) chats with Steve about when pets should and shouldn't...

  16. Show 434: Tips for Training Cats

    Wendy Christianson is trying to help you do the impossible! Her book is, Outsmarting Cats, and she says you can train your cats to do the things you want, if you learn...

  17. Show 433: "A Sound Beginning"

    How can we keep our dogs calm when weather strikes? Julie Dorsey-Oskerka, co-author of, A Sound Beginning, talks to Steve about ways to train your right from the beginning and ways to keep...

  18. Show 433: Advances in Sports Medicine for Our Pets!

    Our dogs do more than ever before, some are even elite athletes. Dr. Darryl Millis tells us all about the latest advances in sports medicine for our pets!

  19. Show 432: The International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations

    The International Association of Human-Animal Interaction Organizations is coming to Chicago for the AVMA convention. Dr. Sandra McCune chats with Steve about the work they are doing and how it impacts your and...

  20. Show 432: The Benefits of Microchipping Your Pets

    After the recent tornadoes and nasty storms we've had around the country, it's a good idea to remember to make sure your pets have microchips and that the microchip is registered. Dr. Mike...

  21. Show 431: More with Animal Planet's Jackson Galaxy

    We've got more of our in-studio visit with the host of Animal Planet's, "My Cat from Hell," Jackson Galaxy. In this segment Steve gets personal with Jackson.

  22. Show 431: Ticks Are Everywhere!

    The ticks are everywhere and they are spreading more diseases than before. We need to protect ourselves and our pets so we'll ask Dr. Michael Paul for advice in our, "Vets on Pets"...

  23. Show 430: Jackson Galaxy from Animal Planet on "Cat Daddy"

    He's the host of "My Cat from Hell" on Animal Planet, and this week Jackson Galaxy joins Steve in our studios to talk all things cats and about his new book, Cat...

  24. Show 430: Regular Vet Check-Ups for your Cats' Health

    Our cats are missing out on one thing that's more important than any other - veterinary visits! Dr. Natalie Marks talks to us about the subtle ways cats hide illness and why regular...

  25. Show 429: The Top Signs of Stress in Pets

    What are the top signs of stress in your pets? With summer we're doing more traveling and hearing more thunderstorms and fireworks. These are just some of the things that can stress our...

  26. Show 429: An Exciting Contest from PetHub

    Steve chats with Lorien Clemens about a great contest from PetHub.

  27. Show 428: Keep L.O.V.E. Alive!

    We're helping Keep L.O.V.E. Alive this week! This time the love means Lean on Veterinary Expertise, and CEVA Animal Health is touring the country to help pet owners deal with behavior problems. Dr....

  28. Show 428: The Lap of Love Program

    Dr. Dani McVety chats with Steve about her Lap of Love program, which enables pet owners to the most comfortable options when it comes to end of life care.

  29. Show 427: Mystery writer Clea Simon on Cats

    We're talking cats this week! Mystery writer Clea Simon chats about her latest, Parrots Prove Deadly (but yes it's also about cats).

  30. Show 427: "Your Ideal Cat"

    In our "Vets on Pets" segment, Dr. Ben Hart talks about his book, Your Ideal Cat. It's true, not all cats are the same, Dr. Hart will help us find the right...

  31. Show 426: Winner of the Superstar Smiles Contest!

    Steve chats with Amanda List about her dog Flash, the winner of the Superstar Smiles Contest!

  32. Show 426: Health Issues as Our Pets Age

    Just like us, our pets aren't getting any younger. And with our pet's golden years come some of the same problems we have. Arthritis, cognitive dysfunction, and many other age related health issues...

  33. Show 425: Helping Animals on Native American Reservations

    Recently the American Animal Hospital Association partnered with Rescue Operation for Animals of Reservations to help animals on Native American Reservations. Steve speaks with Helen Oliff about the help her organization brings to...

  34. Show 425: Have a Cat that Vomits Regularly?

    Our cats love to hide illness, but some illnesses they can't hide very well. Do you have a cat who vomits regularly? Don't accept that as just who they are, Dr. Gary...

  35. Show 424: More with Victoria Stilwell!

    Steve just can't get enough of Victoria Stilwell from Animal Planet's It's Me or The Dog. Victoria chats with Steve some more this week about why dominance doesn't work.

  36. Show 424: Dental Care for your Pets

    Dental Care is hugely important to your pets overall health. Dr. Jan Bellows chats with Steve about our pet's oral health.

  37. Show 423: Victoria Stilwell of Animal Planet's, "It's Me or the Dog!"

    We're thrilled to welcome Victoria Stilwell of Animal Planet's, It's Me or the Dog! Victoria will tell Steve how to think like your dog when she joins us to talk about her new...

  38. Show 423: The Dangers of Ticks

    If you're ready to get back outside with your pets you better be aware of ticks and all the dangers they can bring. Veterinary Parisitologist Dr. Michael Dryden has some tips for staying...

  39. Show 422: Andrea Arden's Dog Fun

    Andrea Arden's Dog Fun is a great new app that puts all of the vast expertise of world-renowned dog trainer Andrea Arden in the palm of your hand. Andrea joins us to...

  40. Show 422: Mosquitoes Bring Heartworm Disease

    The weather warm-up means mosquitoes are coming back and that brings heartworm disease. Dr. Mike Cavanaugh of the American Animal Hospital Association tells us how to best protect our furry family members.

  41. Show 421: Keeping Pets Safe from Toxins

    Spring is here whether Mother Nature knows it or not. Soon your animals will be spending a lot more time outdoors and they might be encountering some dangerous stuff. Dr. Tina Wissmer from...

  42. Show 420: Betty White is Back with Us!

    She might be the most loved person in America, she certainly is a national treasure and for many decades has been an irrepressible supporter of animals - Betty White is with us! Steve...

  43. Show 420: Finding the Right Products to Protect Pets from Parasites

    Steve talks to Dr. Ernie Ward about the importance of your vets advice when it comes to the right products to protect our pets from parasites - as well as how ease-of-use...

  44. Show 419: Regular Vet Visits can Improve your Pets Health

    We often think our pets are doing just fine, but without regular veterinary visits there is no way for us to know if our pet is hiding an illness or pain. Dr....

  45. Show 419: Human & Animal Interactions

    Dr. Rebecca Johnson talks to Steve about all the fabulous ways humans and animals are interacting and how our lives benefit.

  46. Show 418: Combining Human & Animal Health

    How can human health and animal health combine to make powerful breakthroughs to help all of us? Dr. Roger Mahr of the One Health Commission chats with Steve about getting two very different...

  47. Show 418: Cancer and Our Pets

    Steve chats with Vallie Szymanski about cancer and our pets.

  48. Show 417: How Effective are Flea & Tick Products?

    How effective are those flea and tick products? According to a recent study - extremely effective. Dr. Michael Dryden chats with Steve about how effective these products are when applied correctly and when...

  49. Show 417: Dog Show Judge Carmen Battaglia

    We've been talking plenty lately about dog shows, so this week Steve talks to dog show judge Carmen Battaglia about what exactly they are looking for as they study those prim and proper...

  50. Show 416: The Seeing Eye Dog

    The Seeing Eye Dog - it's a phrase we all know, but the phrase comes from the actual organization that has done so much for people without vision. David Johnson chats with Steve...