Cat Use in Research

Cat Chat – Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (02-24-2021) #0029: Tracie talks to James Gorman — who writes often and in-depth about dogs for the New York Times — about Jim’s NYT article posing the question about the inequity in animal medical research, with dogs being used much more frequently than cats. MP3 Audio […]

Amy Kopelan on Home: Where All Dogs Deserve To Be

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (01-03-2021) # 708: Featuring Jim Gorman, Amy Kopelan, and Tracey Lenac. James Gorman from The New York Times discusses his article about ancient dog DNA and its spread around the globe, and advances in research in bioarchaeology with fossil canine genomes, which is producing some surprises about the lives of […]

The Lassie Effect

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (09-22-2018) #589: Featuring Jim Gorman, Margaret Mitsushima, and Karen Killian. New York Times writer Jim Gorman talks about his recent article on a study exploring the “Lassie effect” and whether all dogs would eagerly “get help for Timmy in the well”; Margaret Mitsushima discusses her newest Timber Creek K-9 mystery […]