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 the premiere voice for pets and their people on pet talk radio. With expertise in the area of pet nutrition issues, she is an educator and influencer to pet parents and to companies in the pet industry, and was 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 Peconic Public Broadcasting in the Hamptons after 13 consecutive years and over 650 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, when Tracie created her own Radio Pet Lady Network™ where she produces and hosts CAT CHAT® along with her other pet talk radio podcasts with top veterinarians and pet experts.