The Pet Stop

The Pet Stop can be seen at 45 minutes past the hour in every daytime newscast starting at 6 a.m., both Saturday and Sunday.

AIR DATES: APRIL 21, 2018 AND APRIL 28, 2018

TOPIC: SIX FLAGS ANIMAL OUTREACH
Six Flags Great Adventure is making learning feel like a safari.  The Jackson theme park has launched a new animal outreach program to help educate young students here in New Jersey.
FEATURED GUESTS: SUPERVISORS OF ANIMAL PROGRAMS FRANCINE ORLANDO, LIZ GIBBS AND ALICIA CHEBRA AND SENIOR SUPERVISOR OF ANIMAL TRAINING STACI WHEELER
LINK: Six Flags

AIR DATES: APRIL 22, 2018 AND APRIL 29, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION
FEATURED GUEST: VOLUNTEER DIANE PETRUZZELLI WITH MONMOUTH CO. SPCA
LINK: Monmouth County SPCA

AIR DATES: APRIL 8, 2018 AND APRIL 15, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION

FEATURED GUESTS: FRANNIE LAURIA AND DANI SCHULMAN WITH RAMAPO-BERGEN ANIMAL REFUGE

LINK: https://rbari.org/

AIR DATE: APRIL 14, 2018 

TOPIC: CATSBURY PARK CAT CAFÉ 

A new place to eat in Asbury Park could be considered the cat's meow—literally!
D.J. Bornschein is the man behind Catsbury Park cafe.  He explains why this is the place to be feline lovers.

FEATURED GUEST: OWNER DJ BORNSCHEIN 

LINK: https://www.catsburypark.com/

AIR DATE: APRIL 7, 2018 

TOPIC: CATSBURY PARK CAT CONVENTION

Celebrity felines and furry friend organizations will converge on the Jersey Shore this weekend for the "Catsbury Park" Cat Convention.

FEATURED GUESTS: ORGANIZER AND HOST DJ BORNSCHEIN AND NINA LUCOW WITH MONMOUTH COUNTY SPCA

LINK: http://www.catsburyconvention.com/

AIR DATES: MARCH 25, 2018 AND April 1, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION

FEATURED GUESTS: MONTCLAIR ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER MICHELE SHIBER AND JEN MCMILLIAN WITH MONTCLAIR ANIMAL SHELTER

LINKS: 
Facebook: Montclair Animal Shelter
Montclair Animal Shelter Website

AIR DATES: MARCH 24, 2018 AND March 31, 2018

TOPICS: SPACE FARMS

You can find more than 500 wild animals at Space Farms Zoo and Museum in Sussex County.
A few of them join us in studio.

FEATURED GUEST: AUTHOR AND ZOOLOGIST LORI SPACE DAY

LINK: Space Farms

AIR DATES: MARCH 11, 2018 AND MARCH 18, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION

FEATURED GUESTS: VOLUNTEERS AMANDA CUKIER, STEVE ZIMMERMAN AND CHRISTIE CAPAZZO WITH FRIENDS OF LINDEN ANIMAL SHELTER

LINK: http://folas.org/

AIR DATES: MARCH 10, 2018 AND MARCH 17, 2018

TOPICS: CANINE AND FELINE ORAL HEALTH

A healthy mouth is important to your furry friend's overall wellbeing.
We address some of the major issues that could affect your dog and cat’s oral hygiene.

FEATURED GUEST: DR. JOHN LEWIS, VMD WITH NORTH STAR VETS

LINK: http://www.northstarvets.com/meet-our-team

AIR DATES: FEBRUARY 25, 2018 AND MARCH 4, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION

FEATURED GUEST: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ABBY BERENBAK WITH MT. PLEASANT ANIMAL SHELTER

LINK:
NJ Shelter


AIR DATES: FEBRUARY 24, 2018 AND MARCH 3, 2018

TOPIC: NJ EXOTIC PETS

Pets come in all shapes, sizes and species.  You can find some unique ones in Lodi including: skunks, baby pigs, unique reptiles and ferrets.  Owner Joe Aversa stops by our studio to give us a closer look at these cool creatures.

FEATURED GUEST: OWNER JOE AVERSA

LINKS: 
Facebook: NJ Exotic Pets
Instagram: NJ Exotic Pets

AIR DATE: FEBRUARY 17, 2018 

TOPIC: HEALING HERBAL PET REMEDIES 

More veterinarians are using integrative medicine to keep our furry friends healthy.  
We learn how herbal remedies can promote healing.

FEATURED GUEST: DR. KENDRA POPE, DVM WITH INTEGRATIVE ONCOLOGY AND VETERINARY WELLNESS

LINKS:
Dr. Kendra Pope
Facebook

AIR DATE: FEBRUARY 11, 2018 AND FEBRUARY 18, 2018

TOPIC: PET ADOPTION

FEATURED GUESTS: NORA PARKER AND KAYLEY NUGENT WITH ST. HUBERT’S ANIMAL WELFARE CENTER

LINK:
St. Huberts

AIR DATE: FEBRUARY 10, 2018 

TOPIC: PET ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture is a treatment used to promote healing for a variety of ailments. It's not only administered on humans, but on our furry friends as well. We see how it works.

FEATURED GUEST: DR. KENDRA POPE, DVM WITH INTEGRATIVE ONCOLOGY AND VETERINARY WELLNESS

LINKS:
Dr. Kendra Pope
Facebook

AIR DATE: FEBRUARY 3, 2018

TOPIC: WYATT'S LIST

When your family includes a furry friend, there are a number of factors to consider like: what toys and foods are best for your pet, and what type of grooming is needed?
Animal experts say education is key. Wyatt's List may help.

FEATURED GUESTS: FOUNDER JANICE WOLFE WITH UNITED K9 PROFESSIONALS AND SAVANNAH THE DOG

LINKS: 
United K9 Professionals
Wyatt's List

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