Video Archives

  1. 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.

  2. 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).

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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!

  9. 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.

  10. 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?

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. Steve Dale: Feline Diabetes

    April 26th, 2017

    Is your cat at risk for diabetes? Dr. Elizabeth Colleran, past president of the American Association of Feline Practitioners, joins Steve to talk about the increasing prevalence of feline diabetes and what signs to look for.

  15. Steve Dale: "Unlikely Companions"

    April 17th, 2017

    Dr. Laurie Hess has written a wonderful book about her life treating exotic animals. She’s in-studio to tell us about her book, Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of An Exotic Animal Doctor.

  16. Steve Dale: Leash Training Our Puppies

    March 21st, 2017

    National Puppy Day is just around the corner, so Steve has certified dog trainer Rendy Schuchat in studio to chat about the use of positive reinforcement in leash training our puppies.

  17. Steve Dale: Training Overzealous Puppies

    March 15th, 2017

    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 dog trainer Yvonne Feeney about those overzealous puppies who seem to find nothing but mischief.

  18. Steve Dale: Choose An AAHA Accredited Veterinarian

    March 3rd, 2017

    If you find yourself looking for a new veterinarian, there are a few things you should keep in mind. One of those is accreditation by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). Dr. Mike Cavanaugh, AAHA’s CEO joins Steve to explain why.

  19. Steve Dale: Dr. Anne Beall on "Heartfelt Connections"

    February 28th, 2017

    Dr. Anne Beall studies the connection between people and animals, and she chats with Steve in studio about her book Heartfelt Connections: How Animals and People Help One Another.

  20. Steve Dale: Keeping Walks with Your Dog Positive

    February 9th, 2017

    For many dog owners, a leash-pulling dog makes walks less than pleasant, regardless of the weather. Veterinary behaviorist Dr. Theresa DePorter provides tips to help keep your dog from pulling on the leash.