Video Archives

  1. Steve Dale: Canine Vaccination Guidelines

    October 26th, 2017

    Is your dog up to date on his or her vaccines?  Steve chats with Dr. Heather Loenser of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) about their newly updated Canine Vaccination Guidelines.

  2. Steve Dale: Cognitive Dysfunction in Dogs

    October 19th, 2017

    Modern medicine is enabling us all to live longer, healthier lives. But, longer lives means older brains, which can mean a higher likelihood of cognitive dysfunction in our pets. Dr. Valarie Tynes chats with Steve about this important topic.

  3. Steve Dale: Ticks in the Fall

    October 12th, 2017

    Fall is here! The cooler weather may mean more time outdoors with your family members—both human and furry. But, just because the temperature is falling, doesn’t mean you can let your guard down when it comes to ticks.

  4. Steve Dale: The World Veterinary Association

    October 5th, 2017

    The World Veterinary Association covers so many species and care about countless animal issues, such as the spread of diseases between species. Steve sits down with Dr. René Carlson to discuss what makes their organization stand out.

  5. Steve Dale: Feline Herpes / Reducing Stress in Cats

    September 27th, 2017

    While closely related to the herpes simplex virus in humans, feline herpes is an upper respiratory infection in cats that is highly contagious, especially in environments where cats are kept in close proximity and are under stress. Steve provides tips.

  6. Steve Dale: Cats and Fleas!

    September 20th, 2017

    We hear a lot about preventing fleas on dogs, but what about cats? Dr. Eva Schmidt joins Steve to talk about fleas making meals out of our feline friends…even the ones who always stay inside!

  7. Steve Dale: Positive Reinforcement Dog Training

    September 13th, 2017

    Steve, along with the help of Anna & Hazel, shows us how the use of positive reinforcement dog training (with Vita Bone® Lil' Trainers tasty treats) can be a ton of fun for the entire family.

  8. Steve Dale: Back to School & Separation Anxiety for Pets

    September 5th, 2017

    It’s back to school time! Our pets enjoy having us around, so the back-to-school changes could lead to some emotional distress for your pet. There are some things you can do to prevent your pet from getting the back-to-school blues.

  9. Steve Dale: Training Your Dog to Sit

    August 24th, 2017

    Steve, along with the help of rookie trainer Anna, explains how to train your dog the "sit" command with the use of positive reinforcement (such as tasty treats Vita Bone® Lil' Trainers).

  10. Steve Dale: Flea Fact vs. Flea Fiction!

    August 15th, 2017

    It’s time to play Flea Fact vs. Flea Fiction! Our favorite game show host, Parasite Pete is here to provide all the answers to some very important flea-related questions.

  11. Steve Dale: The "Double Defense" Protocol

    July 27th, 2017

    It’s mosquito season!  But don't worry, you can protect your dogs from the harmful effects of mosquito bites with what veterinarians are calling the “Double Defense” protocol. Steve explains how.

  12. Steve Dale: Hot Weather Tips for Pets

    July 14th, 2017

    It’s the time of year to start thinking about hot weather safety. Steve provides five tips to help your pet stay healthy and happy all summer long.

  13. Steve Dale: What is Canine influenza Virus (CIV)?

    July 6th, 2017

    Steve answers important questions related to the dog flu, and provides tips on how to prevent your dog from getting this nasty virus in the first place.

  14. Steve Dale: The Fecal Antigen Test

    June 26th, 2017

    There is a new, more effective and accurate way for your veterinarian to assess your pet’s stool to determine if harmful intestinal parasites are present. Steve chats with Dr. Sarah Tasse about the Fecal Antigen Test.

  15. Steve Dale: Take Your Dog To Work Day!

    June 19th, 2017

    June 23 is Take Your Dog To Work Day! Studies have shown that having pets in the workplace increases job satisfaction, and more satisfied employees are more productive employees. Steve provides a few tips for a safe and happy Howliday!

  16. Steve Dale: Tips for a Fun Dog Walk

    June 9th, 2017

    Squirrel! Food on the ground! The scent of another dog! The sights, sounds, and smells of the great outdoors can be overwhelming and distracting for your dog during a walk. Here, Steve talks about how to get your pup to pay attention and listen to your commands using Vita Bone Lil' Trainers, so your walks can be more pleasurable for both of you.

  17. Steve Dale: Is a Frog the Right Pet for You?

    May 23rd, 2017

    Steve continues his conversation with Dr. Laurie Hess, author of Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of An Exotic Animal Doctor. Can a frog be the right pet for your family?

  18. Steve Dale: Leash Aggression

    May 15th, 2017

    Leash aggression in dogs can be a difficult problem. Steve chats with veterinary behaviorist Dr. Kelly Ballantyne about why some dogs have this issue and what you can do about it.

  19. Steve Dale: Snakes on a Steve!

    May 8th, 2017

    Ok, only one snake, but it's a big one!  Could a snake be the right pet for you?  Dr. Laurie Hess shares her thoughts as we continue the discussion of her book, Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of An Exotic Animal Doctor.

  20. Steve Dale: Heartworm Prevention

    May 1st, 2017

    Too many pets are being diagnosed with heartworm disease because they aren’t receiving regular preventive medication. Dr. Tracey Jensen, past president of the American Animal Hospital Association, joins Steve to explain what heartworm actually is.