PAWS Chicago Opening First Permanent Center For Pet Services In EnglewoodIn the Englewood community, there is not a single veterinarian. As CBS 2's Jim Williams reported Wednesday, that's about to change.
Tuesday Is National Take Your Cat To The Vet DayOnly visiting the veterinarian during an emergency is a bad idea, one animal doctor says.
Addicts Using Pets To Score Drugs, Veterinarians WarnIn recent years, veterinarians have had to train themselves to look for clues in pet owners, who may be drug addicts, who are intentionally hurting their pet to gain access to medication.
Veterinarian: Keep Pets Safe On HalloweenChocolate and costumes could spell trouble for dogs and cats. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Man Collapses At Veterinarian's Office While Visiting Sick Dog, Is Revived By StaffThe 59-year-old pet owner was visiting his 12-year-old golden retriever at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Northfield when he collapsed and lost his pulse.
Dog Injured By Gunshots Is On The MendBut animal-care advocates are trying to raise money for Sophie's care.
More Veterinarians Using Alternative TreatmentsCBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez looks at how to judge if it will help your pet.
Animal Shelter Seeking Answers After Woman Who Reported Dognapping DisappearedA Minnesota animal rescue group was hoping to get some answers Thursday, two days after a woman claimed a dog she adopted was stolen in Chicago, and then she cut off all contact. A police officer who heard about the case has begun seeking answers on her own time.
Vet, Manager Of Dolton Animal Hospital Charged With Animal CrueltyThe veterinarian and the manager of a Dolton animal hospital have both been charged after several dead and malnourished dogs were discovered at the facility, reports CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov.
Pet Owners Say Dogs Shouldn't Have Died After Spaying At Animal ClinicYou never expect your pet to die after getting spayed. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez talks with one grieving owner.
Vet Warns Dog Owners About Spread Of Bacteria From Standing WaterA prominent veterinary clinic has suggested dog owners keep a close eye on their pets, and get them vaccinated against a weather-related disease that’s moving into Chicago.
Chicago Vet Offers Hospice Care For Dying PetsA small ad in the Yellow Pages nearly 20 years ago, changed they way Dr. Amir Shanan approached veterinary medicine.
Dog Found With Broken Legs In Elgin Gets SurgeryA dog found with two broken legs last month in northwest suburban Elgin is recovering and may soon find a new home thanks to a suburban veterinarian’s generosity. Police are also seeking the dog’s owner on a misdemeanor animal cruelty charge.
Snack Bags Potentially Deadly To Your Pet, Vet WarnsThere are supposedly “funny” YouTube videos of dogs with their heads stuck in snack bags. But to veterinarian Larry Fox, it’s no joke. CBS 2's Ed Curran reports.
Some Pet Owners Swear By Raw Diets For Their AnimalsThe food contains meat, organs, bone, and in some cases vegetables and fruit, all ground together and sold frozen. Just thaw it out and serve it up.