Dog Talk ® (and Kitties Too!)

NPR LogoDOG TALK® (and Kitties, Too!) originated on the only NPR station on Long Island, WLIW-88.3, where it has been on the air for 13 years and numerous 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. The show's theme song is "Mmm My Best Friend" by Sophie B. Hawkins from her album TIMBRE. Podcast also available on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, Amazon podcasts, and Audible. WLIW FM88.3 Logo

RSS FeediTunesStitcherSponsorContact

Is the Veterinary Field America’s Most Segregated Profession?

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (04-03-2023) #824A: Lisa Greenhill, Senior Director for Institutional Research and Diversity at the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges, has worked there for over 18 years to overcome “medical racism.” She discusses the demographics of veterinary schools and the profession itself and the continuing need to encourage people of all backgrounds to enter the profession.