Deborah & Deena talk about the importance of socializing dogs. Great information about the advantages of dog daycare as well as dog parks. This is a great show - please listen!
Deborah & Deena talk about how to get through the July 4th holiday celebration with dogs that have fear-based noise reactivity and anxiety. Their special guest for the show is the wonderful Dr. Liane Sperlich, DVM, licensed acupuncturist and chiropractor who owns Brown's Point Vet Clinic. Dr. Sperlich combines Eastern and Western veterinary medicine.
Deborah is joined in the studio by Darron Marzolf, owner of Porter's Pride, a local manufacturer of an artisan raw food for dogs and one of the show's sponsors. Alexa Tullis, professor of Biology at University of Puget Sound calls in to help moderate the discussion. Deborah, Darron and Alexa discuss the many issues raised by the "raw" diet revolution. They get into all of the advantages and controversy - it's a great discussion!
Deborah is joined in the studio by Joshua Moore, from Good CitiZEN Dog Training and Daycare. Josh is the co-host for the day to help Deborah moderate the discussion with Jill Voelker and Beth Rivard, from the Prison Pet Partnership. They will be talking about recent developments and news about the program at the Purdy Women's prison and the great work they do to provide service dogs to those in need in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. This is a great show and you won't want to miss it.
Dr. Travis Martin, from Soundview Veterinary Hospital in Tacoma, joins Deborah to discuss common medical issues in dogs. Dr. Martin covers a great many topics related to canine health and wellness. This is one show you must not miss.
In celebration of National Walk your Dog Week, the show is dedicated to all things related to dog walking. Deborah and Helen are joined by Paul Dolan, maker of the wonderful "Wonder Walker" front clip harnesses. Deborah talks about how to get dogs to walk without pulling.
Part 2: Puppies, puppies and more puppies! Deborah and co-host, Helen Pettay continue the conversation about "all things puppy." Helen and Deborah are joined by Alexa Tullis, professor of biology at University of Puget Sound.
Puppies, Puppies and more puppies! This show is everything about puppies. Dr. Travis Martin will be talking about puppy health. Alexa Tullis, PhD from University of Puget Sound will discuss the science and genealogy of puppies and Deborah will discuss a variety of training issues with puppies and how to achieve "best behaviors". This is the first of a 2-part show.
Dog Heros! Deborah and Helen are joined by Sue Bonney and AJ Frank from Northwest Disaster Search Dogs. This is a non-profit volunteer based group that trains dogs to go to areas like the Oklahoma bombing site and 9/11 to help locate people and save lives.
Small Dogs, Big Issues! Deborah and Helen explore issues related to small dogs. Guests include Josh Moore, from Good CitiZEN Dog Daycare and Jeff Markwith, a current client of Good CitiZEN's with a small dog named Max.
Deborah and her guest co-host, Deena talk with guests, Alexa Tullis and Karen Knight about dog fostering. Alexa is currently fostering her first dog and Karen is a the volunteer foster coordinate for AARF (Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation).
Deborah & Helen's guest is Alexa Tullis, Professor of Biology from University of Puget Sound. The topic of this show is "Driving in Cars with Dogs".
This show is dedicated to "everything you need to know about leash walking". Guest joining Deborah and Helen is Paul Dolan, from Seattle's own Wonder Walkers, manufacturer of a great front clip harness.
Helen and Deborah invite guest experts to talk about pet loss. This is a hard, but extremely helpful discussion for listeners to help them deal with and recover from the grief of losing a beloved pet. Guests include, Marilyn Boyle, M.S., M.T.S., LMHC, local therapist who specializes in grief counseling, Polly Klein, from Tonglen Healing Arts, an animal communicator and Russell Friedman, who runs The Grief Recovery Institute® in LA.
Deborah and Helen are joined by Alexa Tullis, professor of Biology from University of Puget Sound as well as Dr. Travis Martin, DVM and owner of Soundview Veterinary Clinic in Tacoma, WA. Discussions include what makes dogs unique and why the bond between canine and humane is so strong. Dr. Martin talks about the canine flu.
Deborah & Helen are joined by Alexa Tullis, Professor of Biology at University of Puget Sound, to discuss how dogs perceive the world. The discussion is about dog "senses" inform them about the world around them and the effect their senses has on behavior. Very interesting show!
Great Holiday gift Ideas for your dog. Joining Deborah & Helen are Katie Baurichter, from Choppers Holistic Pet Store, Alexa Tullis, from University of Puget Sound talking about book ideas and folks from Pawsitive Alliance talking about an adoption event.
Polly Klein, well-known animal communicator joins Deborah and Helen for a candid discussion about how she talks to dogs and assists other animal professionals like veterinarians and trainers to resolve medical and behavioral problems with pets.
Dog Photographer Ben Lucas from Nomcreative who will be doing a great photo event at Good CitiZEN Dog on December 5th & 6th to benefit the Dugan Foundation, talking about how to photograph dogs. Joanne Lisosky, professor of Communication from Pacific Lutheran University. And, some conversation about how to get dogs to behave with friends and family on Thanksgiving. Also, Julie Dugan, executive director for the Dugan Foundation.
All about dog breeds vs. mixed breeds. The pros and cons of both. Alexa Tullis, who teaches Examining Dogs through the lens of Science at the University of Puget Sound will be joining the conversation. And, Dr. Travis Martin, DVM from Soundview Vet Clinic in Tacoma will also join in and talk about some of the medical issues with certain breeds.