Pet Talk

From pet health to pet behavior, we’ve got experts to answer your questions. Doctors Andrea Dennis and Eva Ceranowicz handle the health questions and alternate Saturdays with Laurie Fass, who can answer your questions regarding animal behavior.

You can reach doctors Dennis and Ceranowicz at the Bloomfield Animal Hospital at 860-286-2986.

You can reach Laurie Fass at The Dog Training and Counseling Service at 860-677-1847 or online at


Pet Talk: Calming a Cocker Spaniel & More

Today’s show opened with a woman who wanted advice about calming a 13-year-old Cocker spaniel. Other calls included a woman wanting suggestions for food appropriate for a cat with allergies, a Fidelco Guide dog rejected from the program adopted as a pet who behaves wildly when people come to the door. Laurie suggested that a […]


Pet Talk: Dog Flu Facts

Today the topics were Dental Awareness Month and we touched on Dog Flu Facts


Pet Talk: Cat Carriers vs Dog Carriers

Laurie Fass took caller’s questions about how to use a dog crate as a cat carrier for a difficult cat, whether a friendly quiet dog be trained as a watch dog, and more.


Pet Talk: Diabetes Awareness & Pets

Dr. Andrea Dennis discussed Diabetes Awareness in Pets and how to easily and effectively treat both cats and dogs.


Pet Talk: Why TV Dog Trainers Should Stay On TV

Laurie Fass discusses why TV dog training shows should be viewed primarily for entertainment.


Pet Talk: Trained Dogs, Defined

On this behavior edition of Pet Talk, Laurie gives an explanation of what is and is not a trained dog, and what would be expected if you wanted a trained therapy dog.


Pet Talk: New Features at Mystic Aquarium

Dr. Andrea and Eva are joined by special Guest Dr. Allison Tuttle from the Mystic Aquarium to discuss new exhibits and the mission of the aquarium


Pet Talk: The Best Way To Communicate With Your Dog

This week’s behavior edition opens with Laurie explaining that dogs are not verbal. How you say words and how you act when you say it is more important than the words themselves.


Pet Talk: Clear The Shelters 2017 & More

Laurie Fass discusses the Connecticut Humane Society’s Clear the Shelters 2017, and answers your pet questions.


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Pet Talk: Coughing Cats and Dogs

Pet Talk spotlights coughing in Cats and Dogs. What causes this? What does it mean? And what can be done?


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