Celebrate the end of summer with a pet adoption

As summer is sadly almost over, we are back with the ultimate ray of sunshine! It’s time for a new installment of Bow To Wow — and yes, we still have a 100 percent adoption record thanks to you, our wonderful viewers, who have opened up your hearts and homes to these animals in need.This latest group, four fabulous dogs and one sweet kitten from Animal Care & Control of NYC, are true supersta… Continue reading

Ask the Vet: How to combat fleas, alleviate separation anxiety and more

Let’s face it: we animal lovers and owners can’t get enough information to protect and keep our “fur angels” safe and healthy, right? That’s why I came up with this idea to do a regular segment with a vet, addressing all kinds of pet-related problems.This latest segment with Dr. Brett Levitzke highlights three topics that all pet owners have dealt with at some point — like fleas and ticks (ugh!). … Continue reading

Bow to Wow: Adopt a pet during the dog days of summer

We’re in the midst of summer, and sadly, shelter cages across the country are packed with wonderful dogs and cats. That’s the case at Animal Care and Control of NYC, where I had no shortage of sweet animals to pick from for our July installment of Bow to Wow. In fact, the shelter has experienced a recent influx of puppies and very young pooches, like our gentle Gene, an adorable 9-month-old border… Continue reading

Have questions about your dog’s health? Ask the vet!

Does your dog suffer from separation anxiety? Do you wonder why your pooch won’t eat? If you have a question about your pet’s behavior or health, submit it here, and animal advocate Jill Rappaport and veterinarian Dr. Brett Levitzke may answer it on TODAY. You might even be picked to come down to the plaza with your pooch and be part of our next Ask the Vet segment!Click here to send in your ques… Continue reading