Animal Update: Community CatsFeral Cat Day is a special day for those who advocate controlling and reducing the number of community cats through humane, non-lethal methods.
Animal Update: Responsible Dog Ownership DaysThe month of September has been designated as a time to promote responsible dog ownership, a topic KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA about.
Animal Update: Litterbox ProblemsBased on the calls received at the SPCA litterbox issues are the number ONE feline behavior problem, according to Dr. Jack Aldridge Director of Veterinary Services at the San Francisco SPCA. KCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge about litterbox problems.
Animal Update: Back To Dog SchoolJeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about dog schools.
Animal Update: Pet ResumesJust having a pet can make it harder to find housing, especially for renters. There are a lot of animals coming into the SF SPCA shelter who were surrendered by their owners due to a housing change into a place that doesn’t allow animals. Having a pet resume is a starting point for negotiating with landlords to keep a beloved pet.
Animal Update: San Francisco, Safest Major City for Cats, DogsKCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about San Francisco being designated the “Safest Major City” for cats and dogs and what this means.
Animal Update: Animal Assisted Therapy And Puppy Dog TalesKCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about therapy programs for adults and kids.
Animal Update: Pet VaccinationsAugust is designated as National Immunization Awareness month by the Department of Health. KCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about what we need to know about vaccinations for our pets.
Animal Update: Skin Cancer In Cats And DogsThere have been interesting developments in the determination of effectiveness of sunscreens in the past few months, and the regulations will change starting next year. KCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about what we should think about as this pertains to our pets.
Animal Update: Road Trips With DogsKCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about taking road trips with your dogs.
Animal Update: Summertime TravelSummer is here and folks are making their vacation plans. So the big question: Should the pets go along or stay home? KCBS' Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about traveling with your pets.