Podcasts

Episode 395 – 2014 Purebred Dog Survey Results

This week’s podcast features some of the results of the massive 2014 purebred dog breed-health survey conducted in the United Kingdom that includes some surprises.

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Episode 394 – Smokin’ Out Dogs and Cats

Previous studies reported the negative effects of secondhand smoke for dogs. The outlook is even bleaker to cats.

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Episode 393 – K-9 Managers Beware

Managing rather than dealing with behavioral problems is a common strategy. But then it comes to biting dogs, it might not be a wise one.

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Episode 392 – Nature’s LBD

This week’s podcast explores how Mother Nature knew the value of the little black dress concept long before humans did.

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Episode 391 – The Canine Ballgame

The problem-oriented statistics-driven battle against canine testicles moves into the chemical realm. Will it be more successful?

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Episode 390 – DIY Pet Toy Analysis

What happens when we replace a pet’s dearly beloved toy without thinking through the process first? Tune in to find out.

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Episode 389 – Another Ancient Feline Ancestor

Not surprisingly, the evolution of the human-domestic cat bond didn’t follow a predictable course either.

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Episode 388 – Animal Communication and Language

I’ve decided that, unlike us, all companion animals must be at least bilingual.

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Episode 387 – Old Yeller, Choice, and Responsibility

How many of you remember this movie? Do you consider it an award-winner?

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Episode 386 – A New Image Dog Dilemma

Multiple dog breeds carry strong emotional charges. Could this affect their performance as viable emotional support animals?

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