Posts Tagged: pet expert advice

TRACIE HOTCHNER: WHAT IS HIDING IN YOUR DOG’S TREATS?

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Dr. Donna and I recently had a most delightful participant in our Halo Healthy Weight Challenge. Lola was a chubby Pug (quite honestly I don’t think anyone has ever actually seen a slender Pug?!) whose Mom, Heather, was a champ at documenting every little thing Lola ate each day during the 3 month challenge, weighed […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: LOOKING FOR A LOW-CAL TREAT YOUR DOG WILL LOVE? TRY FROZEN BROCCOLI!

Posted by & filed under Guest Blogger, Natural Dog Treats, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Podcasts, Talk Radio, Tracie Hotchner.

If someone told me that dogs of all ages in my house would go nuts for chunks of frozen broccoli as a treat, I would never have believed them! But I’ve made the wonderful discovery that I have three dogs crowding around me eagerly when I slide open the freezer compartment and reach in for […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: A BREEDER OF LITTLE DOGS WITH BIG APPETITES

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Wikiwags is one of my more unusual sponsors on the Radio Pet Lady Network – unusual because a male belly band with disposable diapers inside is not your everyday pet product (it turns out there are a lot of dogs of every size who lift their leg in the house for a variety of reasons)! […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: NOBODY LIKES TO HEAR THEIR DOG IS FAT!

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Canine etiquette question: what do you say when you encounter someone whose dog is seriously overweight? I have been in this predicament more than several times and am torn between not wanting to offend or alienate the person, and advocating for a diet and change in feeding habits on behalf of the dog’s long term […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: SHAMPOOING YOUR DOG – MAKING IT FUN AND FREQUENT

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On my NPR radio show DOG TALK this past week I interviewed humorist Merrill Markoe, several of whose amazing videos will be featured in the Dog Film Festival October 3rd. I invited her to read one of the fall-down-funny essays from her book “What the Dogs Taught Me.” “Showering with Your Dog” has many hilarious […]