Video Archives

  1. Steve Dale: Hyperthyroid Cats

    March 14th, 2012

    In hyperthyroid cats, excess thyroid hormone produced by the cat's thyroid tumor speeds up most chemical reactions in the body, causing multiple clinical signs. These include weight loss despite an increased appetite, nervousness, increased activity, rapid and pounding heartbeat, increased thirst, matted fur, and shedding. Over time, this disease takes its toll on body organs, including the heart, kidneys, and liver.

  2. Steve Dale: Partnership for Preventive Pet Healthcare

    March 9th, 2012

    Steve chats with Dr. Michael T. Cavanaugh about the Partnership for Preventive Pet Healthcare, which is a collaboration of associations and industry groups to improve the health of pets through disease prevention.

  3. Steve Dale: American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) Accreditation

    March 5th, 2012

    We visited the Webster Groves Animal Hospital in St. Louis to find out more about the importance of accreditation through the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and what it means for the quality of care your pets receive.

  4. Steve Dale: Importance of Veterinary Visits

    March 1st, 2012

    We recently attended the North American Veterinary Conference and one of the most discussed topics was the decline in veterinary visits. Steve, along with the help of Dr. Ron DeHaven and Dr. Elizabeth Colleran, talks about this disturbing trend.

  5. Steve Dale: Alley Cat Allies

    January 3rd, 2012

    Alley Cat Allies is the only national advocacy organization dedicated to the protection and humane treatment of cats. An engine for social change, Alley Cat Allies was the first organization to introduce and advocate for humane methods of feral cat care, particularly Trap-Neuter-Return, in the American animal protection community.

  6. Steve Dale: "Think Like a Cat"

    December 15th, 2011

    Pam Johnson Bennett, author of Think Like a Cat, shares tips of having a happy home with your fun felines.

  7. Steve Dale: Options For Diabetic Cats

    December 7th, 2011

    Our increasingly tubby tabbies aren't just cute butterballs of fur, they are more likely to get diabetes. Dr. Ruth MacPete joins us to talk about ways we can get those cats living a healthier lifestyle as well as about the options you have if your cat is diabetic.

  8. Steve Dale: "Raising My Furry Children"

    December 2nd, 2011

    Tracy Ahrens is a journalist and she has no kids of her own, so all of her kids have four legs. She details a life of love in her book, Raising My Furry Children.

  9. Steve Dale: Angel On A Leash

    November 10th, 2011

    David Frei, the voice of the Westminster Kennel Club and the founder of Westminster's therapy dog charity, Angel On A Leash, shares stories of heartwarming encounters and everyday miracles that he's witnessed in his work with therapy dogs that change the lives of children, adults, and seniors at hospitals and rehabilitation centers.

  10. Steve Dale: Combating a Flea Infestation

    August 22nd, 2011

    Steve, along with Dr. Lisa Young from Elanco Companion Animal Health, tell us how to combat a flea infestation in your home.

  11. Steve Dale: Why Do Cats Spray?

    August 15th, 2011

    Steve chats with Dr. Elizabeth Hodgkins to discuss feline spraying, which occurs when a cat deposits a small amount of urine on vertical surfaces, such as furniture, doorways and walls.

  12. Steve Dale: Keep Your Older Pets Active

    June 28th, 2011

    Steve chats with veterinary behaviorist Dr. Gary Landsberg about the benefits of keeping your aging pets active through the use of enrichment, social play, and specialized diets.

  13. Steve Dale: Tick Diseases in Dogs

    June 21st, 2011

    Steve sits down with Dr. Ruth MacPete to discuss tick diseases in dogs, which are often mistaken for other conditions and cannot be accurately diagnosed without a trip to the veterinarian.

  14. Steve Dale: Pet Behavior Problems

    June 13th, 2011

    Steve speaks with Amanda Eick-Miller, a veterinary behavior technician, about animal behavior problems, which are common and one of the biggest reasons that people give up their animals.

  15. Steve Dale: Your Aging Pet

    June 6th, 2011

    Steve speaks with veterinary behavior specialist Dr. Gary Landsberg to discuss aging in pets and what signs to look for in order to keep them happy and healthy.

  16. Steve Dale: Heart Disease in Dogs and Cats

    May 31st, 2011

    Steve sits down with Dr. Sonya Gordon to discuss heart disease in your pet. Early diagnosis and working closely with your veterinarian can help your pet live a longer and better-quality life.

  17. Steve Dale: Proper Puppy Socialization

    May 16th, 2011

    Steve chats with Dr. Lisa Radosta, a board-certified veterinary behaviorist, about ways to help your puppy grow into a confident, well-adjusted dog through the use of socialization.

  18. Steve Dale: Tick Control

    May 9th, 2011

    Steve continues his conversation with Dr. Michael Dryden, a Professor of Veterinary Parasitology at Kansas State University, about the control of ticks on dogs and cats.

  19. Steve Dale: Prevent Pet Injury From Poisons

    May 3rd, 2011

    Steve speaks with Dr. Justine Lee, a board-certified emergency critical care veterinary specialist, about preventing pet injury or illness from potential poisonings.

  20. Steve Dale: Flea Control

    April 21st, 2011

    Steve sits down with Dr. Michael Dryden, a Professor of Veterinary Parasitology at Kansas State University, to discuss how you can win the flea control battle.