Dog Talk ® (and Kitties Too!)

This Gracie® Award-winning show, produced and hosted by pet wellness advocate Tracie Hotchner, has been broadcasting for 11 years with more than 550 consecutive shows from the NPR station Peconic Public Broadcasting in the Hamptons, where it is heard from the East End all across Long Island, into Southern Connecticut and Westchester. It is also carried on the local public radio stations Robinhood Radio in the Berkshires and Radio Cobleskill in upstate New York. DOG TALK® (and Kitties, Too!) features Tracie’s interviews with authors and pet experts from around the world, discussing far-ranging topics involving dogs and cats, many with dog health information, dog and puppy training advice, and help in living harmoniously with your cat.

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Why You Shouldn’t Let Your Dog Lick Your Face

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (01-21-2017) #508: Dr. Nandi Neilanjan, quoted in the New York Times article “Should You Let Your Dog Lick Your Face” talks about the transmittable pathogens we can get from our dogs’ saliva, like worms, e. coli, and more!; Dr. Julie Bailey discusses safe travels with animals; Sarah Ellis speaks from England about the book she co-wrote with John Bradshaw THE TRAINABLE CAT: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MAKING LIFE HAPPIER FOR YOU AND YOUR CAT, which helps us understand the way cats see the world and how we can train them to be happy and self-confident, as well as more delightful companions for us.