Posts Tagged: DOG TALK

Get Working Dogs From Shelters – Not From European Breeders!

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, Shelters and Rescues, Talk Radio, Tracie Hotchner.

Why does the United States military – and various police departments around the country – continue to spend tens of thousands of dollars per dog to buy potential working dogs from Eastern Europe? Not long ago on DOG TALK® I spoke to Dr. Karen Overall at the University of Pennsylvania vet school on the topic of […]

Horsing Around With Your Dog!

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, Tracie Hotchner.

One of the topics on this week’s Dog Talk® was a lively conversation I had with Marc Bekoff, the dog expert and educator, who has written too many impressive animal-oriented books to list! Marc is a fun and modest gentleman – despite his Phd and many accomplishments – and he likes to encourage us to […]

Cats In Quarantine

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, News, Pet Health, Tracie Hotchner.

  Scary avian flu infects shelter cats in NYC After a mysterious outbreak of bird flu swept through New York City shelters earlier this month, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) opened an emergency quarantine center to house the entire cat population in the city’s shelter system, according to The […]