Bladder Stones and Infections in Dogs

The Expert Vet (05-21-2018) #5077: Dogs and bladder stones: Dr. Donna Spector fills you in on everything you need to know. Bladder stones and infections go hand-in-hand. Bladder infections are common in dogs — especially overweight females — and the condition does require antibiotics. This is a condition where it is recommended to manipulate the […]

Hugging A Dog? Fine, with Care

Good Dogs! (06-21-2016) #6057: Naturalist and professor Marc Bekoff is world-renowned for his studies of wolves, coyotes and dogs.  He wanted to disagree with the recent Good Dogs! show cautioning against “dog hugging” because he believes each dog should be viewed as an individual with likes and dislikes that may also change. He shares his […]

5 Tips to Help Fido Survive the Holidays

Trainer Brian Bailey wrote a fascinating, provocative new book Embracing the Wild in Your Dog. I interviewed him about his ideas about the wolf ancestry of our dogs on DOG TALK™ and also on HUMANE TALK.  I hope you’ll take the time to listen to both conversations – in the meantime, take advantage of his good practical […]

Pet Food Advisors #7021 (12/24/2013)

Pet Food Advisors (12/24/2013) #7021: The 2nd vitamin show — on why dogs and cats don’t need vitamin C supplements and we do and other mysteries of inter-species vitamin needs. MP3 Audio [10 MB]DownloadShow URL

Cat Chat & Dog Talk #3003 (9-03-2013)

Cat Chat© & Dog Talk© (09-03-2013) Episode: #3003 Dr. Shawn talks about dementia in dogs and cats and recommends two supplements that can prevent and help manage “doggy Alzheimers” — an omega-3 fish oil like Nordic Naturals, and cholodin. MP3 Audio [14 MB]DownloadShow URL