KCBS Animal Update

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Animal Update: Be Kind To Animals Week

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge of The San Francisco SPCA about Be Kind to Animals Week that happens in May.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/09/2011

Chewie and Baby (Phil Handler)

Animal Update: Bringing Home Baby

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge of the SF SPCA about introducing your pet to your newborn.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/25/2011

pet bunny

Animal Update: Easter And Live Animals

Every year the San Francisco SPCA warns people that the only bunnies and chicks they should bring home at Easter are chocolate ones!

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/18/2011

An SPCA Volunteer with a dog (www.sfspca.org)

Animal Update: Volunteerism

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about volunteer opportunities at the SPCA.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/11/2011

dog tied to tree

Animal Update: Tethering Your Dog

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about tethering your dog.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/04/2011

Puppy receives identification microchip via hypodermic needle (AP)

Animal Update: Importance Of Microchipping Pets

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about the importance of microchipping pets in this week’s Animal Update.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/28/2011

Pet dog rests on a bed. (AP photo)

Animal Update: Treating Giardia In Pets

Giardia has been described as a cause of “camper’s diarrhea,” but dogs and cats get this as well. KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about this disease.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/21/2011