Social Mission Pet Food companies and Nauticats 2020 Animated Films
Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (12-05-2021) #756: Featuring David Yaskulka, Karim Ghonima, and Carol Borden. David Yaskulka — Sr. VP of Social Responsibility for MidAmerica Pet Food — discusses what sustainability and being a “social mission company” means in the pet industry; Karim Ghonima, the filmmaker who created the animated series “Nauticats 2020,” talks about being inspired to create the film during Covid lockdown in his Houston bungalow with his wife and cats; Carol Borden, dog trainer and college instructor (and Founder of Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs) is Tracie’s co-host on the Radio Pet Lady Network training show GOOD DOGS! discusses the fundamental problem with the philosophy underlying most dog training encouraging people to be dominant and strict, denying dogs their essential dogness.