Dog Talk ® (and Kitties Too!)

NPR LogoDOG TALK® (and Kitties, Too!) originated on the only NPR station on Long Island, WPPB-Peconic Public Broadcasting, where it has been on the air for 13 years and over 675 consecutive shows. This Gracie® Award-winning show (for “Best entertainment and information program on local public radio”), is produced and hosted by pet wellness advocate Tracie Hotchner. Each show features Tracie’s interviews with authors and pet experts from around the world, discussing far-ranging topics involving practical and philosophical issues regarding our relationships with dogs and cats. The show broadcasts from the East End and reaches all across Long Island, into Southern Connecticut and Westchester. It is also carried on the NPR stations WHDD 91.9 FM "Robinhood Radio" in Sharon, Connecticut. The show's theme song is "Mmm My Best Friend" by Sophie B. Hawkins from her album TIMBRE. WLIW FM88.3 Logo

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All We Know of the Canine-Human Relationship

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (12-22-2018) #602: Featuring Adam Miklosi, Rita Mae Brown, and Stacy LeBaron. Tracie talks to Adam Miklosi in Hungary, the co-founder of the Family Dog Project in Budapest (which was the first canine cognition research foundation back in 1994) who discusses his book THE DOG: A NATURAL HISTORY which is a compendium of all the knowledge we have about the canine-human relationship, as well as the questionnaires dog owners around the world can fill out online to participate in the collection of knowledge; Rita Mae Brown talks about the history of fox hunting and foxhounds in her newest animal-centric mystery, HOMEWARD HOUND; Stacy LeBaron’s Community Cats Podcast is putting on their second online virtual cat conference from January 25-27 for anyone who’d like to help feral cats, and Tracie’s listeners can sign up with a discount for $25 off with the coupon code RadioPetLady.