Podcasts

Episode 400 – What’s New With Poo?

No matter how far some folks may carry political correctness, I doubt that society would support a movement–if you’ll pardon the pun–to elevate fecal matter.

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Episode 399 – Playing with Biotech Fire

A chimera (pictured here) is a mythical creature composed of parts from different animals. Does it represent our ancient ancestors’ first forays into fantasies about genetic tinkering with animals for real?

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Episode 398 – Transporting Ecosystems

We’ve all heard of traveling circuses. But what about traveling ecosystems?

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Episode 397 – The Masked Canary in Suburbia

Will the raccoons admirable survival skills enable them to survive in suburbia? What once seemed like a done deal may not be one.

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Episode 396 – Animal Omniscience

Do you think some ancient legends might contain at least a grain of truth? Could some of those grains apply to animals too?

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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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