Archives for Dog Talk

DogTalk 7/23/15

Hosts: Jon Mohr
Engineer: John Greenman

Program Topic: Dog Safety

Key Discussion Points:
a) Responsibility of any dog owner
b) While meeting another dog on a trail
c) Hints with dealing with heat and your dog

Guest: Rod Sparkowich Coastal Canine Consulting

DogTalk 6/25/15

Hosts: Jon Mohr (aka Joneford)
Engineer: John Greenman

Issue: Dealing with the grief from loosing a pet companion.

Key Discussion Points:
a)What making that painful decision entails
b)Dealing with grief, before, during, and after.
c)What things can help us process the pain and hopefully move on.
D] The extra difficulty of children and the elderly letting go.
E] Warning signs to look out for in recovery.

Guests:

A)Michele Pich, Psychologist and veterinary grief counselor at University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, www.vet.upenn.edu
B) Dr John Hunt retired Veterinarian Host of “Pet Sounds” on WERU Sundays 7;30am

DogTalk 5/28/15

Hosts: Jonathan Mohr (aka “Joneford”)
Engineer: John Greenman

Program Topic: Fleas and Tics

Key Discussion Points:
a) How do we battle them.
b) Why time is so important after you get bit by a Deer Tic.
C] How many months out of the year do you need to fight them.

Guest: Dr John Hunt retired Veterinarian Host of “Pet Sounds” on WERU Sundays 7:30am

DogTalk 2/26/15

Hosts: Jon E Ford
Engineer: John Greenman

Program Topic:training your dog

Key Discussion Points:
a) What’s needed to get your dog to listen to you
b) Different forms of training
c)Answering callers questions on an array of issues.

Guest: Rod Sparkowich Coastal K9 Consulting

DogTalk 1/22/15

Hosts: Jon E Ford
Engineer: John Greenman

Key Discussion Points:
a)Your dogs diet – “what’s best
b) How to protect your pet from unhealthy treats.
c) Answering listeners questions about their health concerns.

Guest: Dr. John Hunt retired veterinarian and host of Pet Sounds Sunday morning at 7;30

DogTalk 7/24/14

Hosts: Jon E Ford
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Homeopathy for pets and Inter- Species Communication

Key Discussion Points:
a) How Homeopathy benefits our pets
b) Ways to open yourself to your dogs thoughts
c) How we perceive their thoughts and the difference in thought patterns

Guest: Edee Howland Consultant in Classical Homeopathy

DogTalk 5/22/14

Hosts: Jon E Ford
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic:The RedRover organization

Key Discussion Points:
a)Their program to setup and financially assist women abuse centers to accept pets
b Their program to assist pet owners with emergency Vet bills.
c)Their school educational program.

Guest: Nichole Forsyth President and CEO RedRover.org

DogTalk 3/27/14

Hosts: Jon E Ford
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Animal shelters – Large and small What are their goals and needs and problems on a daily basis.

Key Discussion Points:
What number of animals go through your doors in a year.
Where do all of them come from, and the reasons they come to you.
What are the biggest problems you face.

Guests:
Stacy Coventry Director of Development and Public Relations Bangor Humane Society
Vince Ewald Executive Director Ark Animal Shelter Cherryfield Maine