The Radio Pet Lady Network™ is a pet talk radio network with delightfully informative radio programs, co-hosted by Tracie Hotchner with top veterinarians and other pet experts. The shows are accessible from any computer or mobile device, can be heard on iTunes and Stitcher, or can be downloaded from each show’s podcast library.

Tracie Hotchner is a nationally acclaimed pet wellness advocate, who wrote THE DOG BIBLE: Everything Your Dog Wants You to Know and THE CAT BIBLE: Everything Your Cat Expects You to Know. She is recognized as a unique voice for pets and their people on pet talk radio, with particular expertise in the area of pet nutrition. She is an educator to pet parents and consultant to pet industry companies, honored as a Pet Age Woman of Influence in 2018.  She continues to produce and host her own Gracie® Award-winning NPR show DOG TALK®  (and Kitties, Too!) from WLIW.FM  in the Hamptons after 14 consecutive years and a podcast library with 750 shows.  She produced and hosted her own live, call-in show CAT CHAT® on the Martha Stewart channel of Sirius/XM for nearly 8 years until the channel was canceled. Tracie created her own Radio Pet Lady Network™ where she produces and hosts CAT CHAT® as a podcast along with her other pet talk shows, interviewing veterinarians and pet experts around the world.


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Tracie also is the Founder and Director of the annual NY Dog Film Festival™ – a celebration through short films of the love between dogs and their people. Tracie also founded and directs the NY Cat Film Festival™ – a medley of short cat-centric films that explore the mystique of fascinating felines. With a New York City premiere every November, both philanthropic festivals then travel across the country, partnering with local animal welfare groups in every location that receive a portion of every ticket.

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