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These dog podcasts are all about dogs! We’ll talk about dogs large, small and in between; purebred dogs, designer dogs and mixed breeds. When we discuss breeds and mixes, we’ll take a look at what constitutes a breed or a mix; and the traits of some specific breeds. We’ll also take a look at how you can choose the right breed and dog for your family. We will also talk about the joys (and hassles) of living with a dog because when we share our lives with dogs, we are bringing another species ...
 
Each week, “The Doggy Diva Show” focuses on topics that matter most to all pet owners. Within the 60-minute format, the host shares information and news of importance within the animal community, while spotlighting the “Pet Tip of the Week” to keep listeners informed about important health issues that affect their four-legged friends.
 
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Zero To Hero: The Astounding Success Of Dog Trainer Academy Graduate, Cindy Christensen Today’s Guest Cindy Christensen - Doggy Dan-Trained Dog Trainer Extraordinaire I’m so excited to introduce to you today’s guest, Cindy Christensen. She’s a dear friend of mine, a graduate of my Dog Trainer Academy, and is now a wildly successful dog trainer! In …
 
Kathy Callahan, pro dog trainer and author previews her cheering new book 101 Rescue Puppies: One Families Story of Fostering Dogs, Love and Trust. It's a unique look into her family's journey of fostering over 100 puppies and guiding them to their forever homes. EPISODE NOTES: 101 Rescue PuppiesBy Susan Marie
 
If your dog is, for example, chasing a squirrel it's tough at that point to get your dog's attention. Calling him to come would most likely be futile. However, if you can take some time and teach him to ignore distractions and focus on you, you can prevent unwanted situations where he could get into trouble. Tune in and listen as Liz, Petra, and Ka…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers critical information on the importance ‎of preventing parasites to keep your pets healthy | Nicole Forsythe, CEO and President of RedRover, an organization helping animals in crises, previews their limited edition "Fancy Feast Feastivities Holiday Ornament" to benefit RedRover's Purple Leash P…
 
In the last couple of weeks prior to recording this podcast, there were eight or nine headlines concerning bad dog bites, maulings, and even fatalities. Liz, Petra, and Kate aren't going into why aggressive dogs are aggressive, or why the dogs are running loose (at least not in this podcast) but instead what should you do if you're faced with an ag…
 
Medicinal Cannabis For Dogs: An Expert Guide From America’s Favorite Vet Today’s Guest Dr. Gary Richter - America’s Favorite Veterinarian What’s all the fuss about cannabis? Well, where do I start? In today’s podcast Dr. Gary Richter chats with me about all the ways cannabis can HELP our dogs. From helping to cure illnesses, to pain management and …
 
Liz, Petra, and Kate debunk a few common but erroneous canine myths. Were you told to let dog's get to know you by letting them smell your outstretched hand? How about the one that dogs must sniff each other's genitalia? There is a lot of misinformation available to dog owners that isn't necessarily true and could potentially actually cause problem…
 
Health and Lifestyle contr‎ibutor Monica Leighton dishes on ways to help keep your pet's weight under control in observance of "Pet Obesity Awareness Day" | When is it time to let go? Based on decades of situational experience, award-winning veterinarian Dr. Michael Reinhart shares his reasoned and compassionate perspective about the most difficult…
 
A listener emailed us asking us to discuss small dog reactivity as her small dog is having some problems with this. This is a subject Liz, Petra, and Kate have all shared their homes with small dogs. Liz had Papillons; Petra Pomeranians; and Kate has a cockapoo and a Jack Russell terrier. Tune in for their discussion in why small dogs can be reacti…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers practical knowledge assisting pet parents navigating insurance options for their pets | Nicole Forsythe, CEO/President of RedRover, a preeminent national animal welfare nonprofit helping rescued animals from disasters or neglect, and animals with life threatening illnesses through emergency sh…
 
Liz, Petra, and Kate have talked several times in previous podcasts about traveling on road trips with dogs but traveling in the era of COVID is different. Tune in to hear about Liz and Petra's recent 2000 mile trip in Kevin, the RV, with four dogs and four foster kittens during COVID. They have tips on traveling safely, avoiding potential problems…
 
Pet Food or Pet Fooled? A Look Inside a Questionable Industry Today’s Guest Kohl Harrington - Director of Pet Fooled My guest today is the man who BLEW THE LID on the commercial pet food industry with his documentary film, Pet Fooled. Kohl Harrington’s mission is to STOP THE ROT when it comes to our dogs’ health! For the past decade he has been stu…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers fun and helpful ideas for celebrating holidays at home safely with your pets | Best-selling dog inclusive mystery author Margaret Mizushima debuts the release of "Hanging Falls ", a must read for both mystery and dog lovers. It's the highly anticipated sixth book in her award winning and inter…
 
We have talked about private training so lets talk about group classes. What are the pros and cons? What will be covered in class? What do you need to do to be successful? EPISODE NOTES: Let's Talk Dog Training, Part 2By Liz Palika, Petra Burke and Kate Abbott
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton‎ offers helpful ways for parents to get pets ready for when the kids are back to school | Jennifer Williams, founder of Cuddle Clones describes a unique remembrance of pets who have crossed over the rainbow bridge. Each Cuddle Clone is hand designed by skilled artists to capture everything making you…
 
Show 23: Happy Tails Sanctuary - saving dogs in MauritiusToday’s GuestNathalie Duthil-Cowham My guest today is a wonderful lady who moved to Mauritius with her husband, David, and started up the Happy Tails Sanctuary from nothing but a piece of land generously donated by a local woman. In today’s podcast Nathalie shares this heartwarming and inspir…
 
There are many different forms of dog training but let's talk about private one- on-one training. How does it work? What can it include? And most importantly, what is the dog owner’s responsibility? EPISODE NOTES: Let's Talk Dog TrainingBy Liz Palika, Petra Burke and Kate Abbott
 
Show 22: A Wolf Called Romeo: The Alaskan Wolf Who Loved DogsToday’s GuestNick Jans My guest today is a man known to be the most prolific author and photographer of Alaskan wildlife, landscapes and culture, Nick Jans. But what he’s most well known for is bringing a huge, black, wild wolf called Romeo, into the hearts and minds of people all across …
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton shares fascinating facts about mutts and spotlights famous ones | Anissa Richter, founder of Tiny Tail Box, describes the subscription box designed just for small and toy breed dogs filled with custom treats, toys, high fashion items and accessories. EPISODE NOTES: Honoring Mutts Everywhere | Tiny Ta…
 
Show 21: Therapy Dogs Healing Addiction - with Dr. Colleen DellToday’s GuestDr. Colleen Dell My guest today is Dr. Colleen Dell, who is a Centennial Enhancement Chair in One Health and Wellness at the University of Saskatchewan. She is a Professor in the Department of Sociology and School of Public Health. Dr. Colleen’s recent research projects inc…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton offers timely tips for keeping your pets safe ‎outdoors this summer | Renaldo Webb,‎ founder of PetPlate describes his all-natural ready to eat and veterinarian designed meals delivered straight to your door | Judy Fridono, guardian of award winning therapy dog "Surf Dog Ricochet" shares Ricochet's C…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton shares helpful tips on moving into a new home safely with your pets | Pet product innovator Joe Roetheli previews "Yummy Combs", the world's new and original nutritious flossing treatfor dogs with ingredients supporting dental and joint health plus overall wellness. EPISODE NOTES: Moving With Pets To…
 
During the COVID crisis, we've been staying at home, isolating ourselves from other people, and really, doing the opposite of socializing. What is you have a puppy or teenage dog who needs socialization? Join Liz, Petra, and Kate as they talk about ways to socialize your canine safely. EPISODE NOTES: Socialization During Social Isolation…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton stresses the importance and benefits of microchipping your pets | Jay Michaelson, founder of the #1 ranked and award winning "HandsOn Gloves" describes his breakthrough concept giving your animals a thorough and enjoyable bathing, grooming and massage experience. EPISODE NOTES: Reasons to Microchip |…
 
Show 20: Wolves and Warriors - Combat Vets and Rescued Wolves Healing Each OtherToday’s GuestDr Lorin Lindner and Matt Simmons from Wolves and Warriors My guests today are Dr. Lorin Lindner and Matt Simmons of the Lockwood Animal Rescue Center (LARC). The Lockwood Animal Rescue Center offers a therapeutic work environment for returning combat veter…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton‎ dishes timely information about grooming your pets at home | Kim Gaebelein of Bil-Jac Foods reveals signs of a healthy dog and maintaining a healthy pet lifestyle | Glenn Buckley, DVM and Founder of Pet Rescue Rx describes his pets before profits online pharmacy that pays it forward to animal shelte…
 
With so many dog owners staying at home during the COVID crisis, our dogs are getting used to our company all the time. When people need to start leaving home, either for grocery shopping or work, many dogs may react with signs of separation anxiety. Join Liz, Petra, and Kate as they discuss potential ways of alleviating this. EPISODE NOTES: Preven…
 
Show 19: The Secrets of Dog DNA Testing: Uncovering Breeds, History and Health Issues, with Adam Boyko from EmbarkToday’s GuestAdam Boyko - Co-founder and Chief Science Officer at Embark - Leaders of DNA Testing for Dogs My guest today is Adam Boyko from Embark. Embark is a leading dog DNA testing company, providing dog lovers with detailed analyse…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton describes the many benefits of laser therapy for your pet's health | Pet industry influencer and best-selling author Wendy Van de Poll dishes insider information for those looking to learn more about the pet industry in her books: Pet Blogging 101, Pet Jobs 101 and Pet Authorprenuer 101 of The Pet Bi…
 
Show 18: Beating Cancer With Healthy Dog Food Recipes, with Ryan AlaridToday’s GuestRYAN ALARID - Advocate for healthy food for dogs, and author of Real Food for Dogs My guest today is Ryan Alarid, who sadly, like many of us, lost his beloved family dog, Rosie, to cancer. Rosie was struck with frequent seizures that broke his family’s hearts. Her o…
 
Health and Lifestyle ‎Contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful tips on bringing a new cat into your home | Laurren Darr, founder of the Pet Fashion Guild shares up to date information for those in the pet industry and pet lovers | Best selling author Tammy Billups, creator of the animal-human Tandem Healings premieres her mindful and inspirationa…
 
Show 17: The Amazing Animal-Human Connection, with Carl SafinaToday’s GuestCARL SAFINA - Ecologist, Author, and Advocate for Planet Earth My guest today is Carl Safina, leading ecologist, author, and advocate for all living things. He’s written numerous insightful books exploring our human relationships with the living world, and how we can make it…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful ways how ‎to notice and report animal cruelty in observance of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month | Nicole Forsyth, President/CEO of Red Rover describes bringing animals out of crises and strengthening the human-animal bond in times of need | Brian Carberry of the Apartment Guide s…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers critical advice in observance of National Pet Poison Prevention Week | Diane Rose-Solomon, best-selling author‎ and founder of Animal Magic Films previews her stories via film that demonstrate the positive impact therapy animals have on people‎ | Kim Gaebelein of Bil-Jac Foods shares preventiv…
 
Show 16: Real Talk and Tears, with the Taiwanese Animal Rescue Superhero, Sean McCormackToday’s GuestSEAN MCCORMACK - Founder of Animal Care Trust ACT Accountant turned animal-rescuer, my guest today is Sean McCormack, founder of the Taiwan SPCA, head of the Animal Care Trust, and an all-round great guy. He’s worked with the likes of Cesar Milan, I…
 
As much as Liz, Petra, and Kate are enthusiastic about dog training, there is no dog-training magic wand. Training cannot and never will solve all dog behavior issues. Sometimes managing the dog and the behavior is a better idea. Tune in for an explanation, examples, and some how to's. EPISODE NOTES: Management and/or Training?…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful ways to avoid snake encounters with your pets | Johnna Deveraux, ‎Clinical Pet Nutritionist from Bow Wow Labs details benefits of healthy Bully Sticks and Bully Buddy for dogs | Laurren Darr, award winning author and founder of the Pet Fashion Guild previews the latest trends in pet fa…
 
Liz has a new puppy, Seven, and Petra has added Willow to her household. Both English Shepherds, as Liz's Bones and Hero are and Petra's Poncho and Tango. Listen in to find story behind the new puppies, where they came from, and how they are doing. Plus, in case you are wondering why Liz's puppy is named Seven, that will be explained too. EPISODE N…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful tips for celebrating Halloween safely with your pets | Neil Werde of OlviPet shares health benefits of cold pressed extra virgin olive oil in your pet treats |Carol Novello, founder of Mutual Rescue and author of "Mutual Rescue: How Adopting a Homeless Animal Can Save You,Too" with ins…
 
Health and Lifestyle Contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful advice on safely trimming your pet's nails | Dog behavior specialist Matt Beisner from Nat Geo WILD's "Dog: Impossible" shares his inspirational work with the most dangerous, most aggressive and most misunderstood dogs in the country. EPISODE NOTES: Mindful Pet Grooming | Dog: Impossib…
 
Health and Lifestyle ‎contributor Monica Leighton offers pro tips on keeping your pets healthy and fit | Award winning author, animal advocate and chaplain Sarah Bowen previews her book "Spiritual Rebel: A Positively Addictive Guide to Finding Deeper Perspective and Higher Purpose" | Stephanie Richardson Parker, owner of "The Moxie Maids" shares pr…
 
Home and Lifestyle ‎Contributor Monica Leighton offers helpful advice for moving into a new home with your pets | Kim Gaebelein of Bil-Jac Foods dishes on making Labor Day with your pets safe and fun | Kristen Maurer, president of Mission K9 Rescue describes the animal welfare organization dedicated to saving, rehabbing, retiring and adopting out w…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton shares health maintenance tips for "Bring Your Cat to the Vet Day" | Kim Gaebelein from Bil-Jac Foods dishes on the nutritional needs of larger breed dogs | Nicole Forsyth, CEO of RedRover details national programs benefiting animals and their humans. More details on this episode Cats Vet Day | Needs…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton offers timely advice for your pets summer heat safety | Author Shannon Esposito debuts "Pushing Up Daisies", the fifth book in her popular "Pet Psychic Mystery Series " | Dr. Judy Morgan DVM, recognized holistic veterinarian and best selling author emphasizes the importance of healthy food for pets h…
 
Health and Lifestyle contributor Monica Leighton reveals ways to keep parasites from infecting your pets | Award winning author Laurren Darr dishes on her latest books "Pug Bella The Pit Pet Fashionista", "Dog Breeds Pet Fashion Illustration Encyclopedia" and the accompanying " Pet Companion Coloring Book" | Nicole Forsyth, President and CEO of Red…
 
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