Unleashed with Dr. Steven Smith

Unleashed with Dr. Steven Smith

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Dr. Steven Smith, hospital director of Canandaigua Veterinary Hospital, answers your pet questions. 

In this episode of Unleashed, airing Friday, April 15, 2016 at 12 p.m. on AM 1370, WRUR-FM 88.5, WEOS-FM 89.5 (Geneva), and streamed live on WXXINews.org, host Evan Dawson is joined by veterinarian Dr. Steven Smith, hospital director of Canandaigua Veterinary Hospital.

Unleashed visits Lollypop Farm to learn about Book Buddies where children practice their reading skills with cats in a non-judgemental, positive environment. The program helps the cats, too, by socializing cats waiting to be adopted.

Also WXXI's Beth Adams talks with Dr. Meg Brooker at Canfield Veterinary Dog and Cat Hospital about pet first aid and emergency services. 

The phone lines will be open at 1-844-295-TALK (8255) or ask your questions on Twitter: @UnleashedOnAir using the hashtag #Unleashed.

The pilot episode of Unleashed aired on February 27, 2015. Thanks to listeners’ feedback and production funding from Rufus Kendig, The Richard T. Bell Foundation, and The Lilliputian Foundation, Unleashed is now a monthly series.  Unleashed is produced by WXXI Public Broadcasting and is underwritten locally by Natural Pet Foods and The Sartini Group at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.

To learn more about the show, visit: WXXI.org/unleashed, and follow us on facebook.com/unleashedpetshow and on Twitter @UnleashedOnAir using the hashtag #Unleashed. After the broadcast, Unleashed will be available as a part of the Connections podcast. Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes or by following instructions on the Connections page at WXXINews.org.