Rabbits As Pets

Joined by co-anchors Issa Arnita and Nicole Hunter, today on KUTV-2 Dr. Dobson explained how rabbits are fast becoming a favorite household pet and the many breeds available. She discussed what caring for a rabbit entails along with health issues that may arise. How to train and house your pet rabbit was also emphasized.

To give an idea of the unique rabbit breeds available, Dr. Dobson brought her huge fawn colored Flemish Giant Rabbit named Caramel. Many viewers were amazed to find out that rabbits come that large!

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Dental Care for Your Pet

In this episode, interviewed by co-anchors, Issa Arnita and Nicole Hunter, Dr. Dobson explained how to take care of your pet's teeth and the proper way to provide dental care at home.  To demonstrate the proper methods, Dr. Dobson brought her dog, Boddie, an Australian Shephard, and showed how easy it is to brush your dog's teeth.

Dr. Dobson also emphasized the importance of proper nutrition along with other products to help maintain your pet's "pearly whites."

You can learn more about your pet's dental care by visiting the PetWise Articles section, by contacting Dr. Dobson directly through the Contact Form, or by asking your personal veterinarian for information.

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Cinco De Mayo

Dr. Dobson joined in with Issa Arnita and Nicole Hunter to help celebrate the Mexican holiday "Cinco de Mayo" with The Bajio Trio. Mexican food was abundant and supplied by the Bajio restaurants. 

Dr. Dobson also brought her cat, "Fluffy" and discussed cat health care and seasonal concerns. Now that the warmer weather is here, cats also need protection from fleas and other parasites. To learn more about what you can do for your cat, visit our Pet Articles section for more detailed information.

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Pet Food Recall & Lyme’s Disease Info

Today on KUTV with Issa Arnita (Anchorman) and Lindsey Storrs (Weather),  Dr. Dobson discussed the Pet Food Recall and the latest updates so pet owners could make informed decisions when it came to buying their pet food. More information on the Pet Food Recall can be found in our Pet Alerts section, including lists of all recalled pet foods and treats.

Dr. Dobson also addressed the issue of Lyme's Disease and it's prevention. Pets are also vulnerable to this disease spread by ticks so proper preventative measures need to be taken, especially at this time of the year when the weather gets warmer. More information on Lyme's disease and its prevention can be found in our Pet Articles section.

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Dr. Dobson Makes Her KUTV Debut

Dr. Dobson & Issa Arnita

Dr. Yoeny Calas-Dobson and Issa Arnita Live on KUTV-Channel 2

Dr. Yoeny Calas-Dobson made her TV debut today on KUTV Channel 2 News This Morning. Interviewed by show hosts, Issa Arnita (Anchorman) and Lindsay Storrs (Weather), they discussed basic pet care needs for those who have received an animal or new pet as a holiday gift.  Dr. Dobson stressed the importance of having all animals checked by a veterinarian to ensure proper health care. Having your new pet vaccinated and microchipped was also recommended.  Dr. Dobson also brought along "Jericho", a 9 week old chocolate lab puppy that she gave to her mother as a Christmas gift.

Dr. Dobson will be appearing regularly on a monthly basis on KUTV Channel 2 News This Morning on the first Saturday of every month to discuss pet related issues. If you have a question you would like to have answered on the show, go to: http://kutv.com/contact and fill out the email form.  Dr. Dobson and KUTV Channel 2 welcome your comments and questions, and look forward to addressing them on the show for their viewers.