Anguished About Buying a Puppy

I got an enthusiastic message from Jenny, whose young daughter Brooks “is obsessed with dogs & would love to go to Dog Film Festival. Is it playing in our area? We live in Beacon NY & have family we visit in the Berkshires.” I wrote Jenny back to say she was in luck — that […]

Certified Animal Chiropractor

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (01-20-2018) #556: Alexandra Horowitz talks about her best-selling book BEING A DOG: FOLLOWING THE DOG INTO THE WORLD OF SMELL; Dr. Susan Roecker in St. Louis, Missouri was a human chiropractor who became certified as an animal chiropractor and has never looked back. To fInd a chiropractor for your dog, […]

Using Tinder to Make Matches for Dog Adoptions

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (09-23-2017) #543: Nicole Georges discusses her amazingly beautiful graphic novel about “pets, punks and being queer,” FETCH: HOW A BAD DOG BROUGHT ME HOME; Aimee Gilbreath talks about how Michelson Found Animals turned to Tinder to gain attention about making matches with dogs for adoption; Elly Wong from Towne House […]

Madonna Leaves the Dog Film Festival in New York City To Go…Home

Madonna leaves the Dog Film Festival in New York City to go… home! The 2nd Annual Dog Film Festival, held at Symphony Space in New York City on October 15, was a howling success in many ways. I returned home happy, but exhausted, and then I received the fantastic news that Madonna, a 22-month-old rescued […]

Dog Talk #396 (11/22/2014)

Dog Talk (11/22/2014) #396: Renowned author Dean Koontz takes a break from writing his own books (400 million of the best-sellers already sold) and lets his wonderful Golden Retriever Anna (a retired service dog from Canine Companions for Independence) write her advice to other dogs in ASK ANNA; Nicole Wilde is a dog trainer who […]

Humane Talk #8005 (2-10-2014)

Humane Talk (2-10-2014) #8005: Great books about animals and a special project with dogs in a Louisiana prison. Some books we love that celebrate animals, including “The Art of Racing in the Rain,” “Alex and Me,” Wayne’s own book, “The Bond,” and a wide variety of fascinating reads; Hear the unique story of a new […]

Good Dogs! #6006 (2-05-2014)

Good Dogs! (2-05-2014) #6006: Aggression: is it inborn and coded in a dog’s DNA? Is there a way to know when you first get a puppy or adopt a new dog whether they have dangerous, aggressive tendencies? MP3 Audio [13 MB]DownloadShow URL

Dog Talk #342 Tracie Hotchner (10-12-2013)

Dog Talk #342: Becky Robinson from Alley Cat Allies talks about National Feral Cat Day on Oct 16 and community involvement in the architecture of a neighborhood to accommodate cats; David Rosenfelt wrote Dogtripping: 25 Rescues, 11 Volunteers, and 3 RVs on Our Canine Cross-Country Adventure, that describes his incredible hilarious adventure adopting dozens of […]