32 Cats Flown from Ukraine to Washington D.C.!

Cat Chat — Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (02-01-2023) #0129: Shana Aufenkamp talks about volunteering with Homeward Trails Animal Rescue founder Sue Bell, to bring some cats from Ukraine back to Washington, D.C. To create this happy ending they worked with the British-based nonprofit Breaking the Chains, which focuses on war torn areas and […]

Dogs From South Korean Meat Market Find Homes in the U.S.

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (11-21-2022) #806B: Jeff Flocken, the head of Humane Society International (HSI), discusses the conundrum that there are one million dogs being farmed for the South Korean meat market, yet 85% of the populace say they have never eaten dog meat. Flocken talks about the 34 dogs that HSI brought to […]

Kitties from War-Torn Ukraine Fly to Safety

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (11-14-2022) #805B: Shana Aufenkamp describes the volunteer work she did in Ukraine with the UK-based non-profit Breaking the Chains, that provides care and evacuation for animals of war. Shana volunteered with Homeward Trails Animal Rescue founder Sue Bell in the Washington D.C. area, then partnered with her to transport 32 […]

DogSpot: Temperature-controlled Dog Houses on City Sidewalks

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (08-03-2019) #634: Featuring Mirah Horowitz, Samantha Suiter, and Chelsea Brownridge. Mirah Horowitz has been at the helm of Lucky Dog Rescue in Washington, D.C. for years, moving dogs from South Carolina and Puerto Rico to waiting volunteer families — which is the subject of “The Lucky Ones,” a film in […]