Let’s Talk Animals 8/22/19: Setting Up a Small Town Vet Practice

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Guest: Dr Greg Thibadeau- retired, former Ownerof Maine Coast Vet Hosp

Key Discussion Points
How Blue Hill recruited Dr Thibadeau
Setting up practice
Farm calls, memorable clients and patients

Let’s Talk Animals 7/25/19: “Maine Horse Doctor, On The Road With Dr J”

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: John Greenman

How Dr Jefferson became an equine vet
Discussion of common ailments like Grave, Heaves, Lyme, etc.
Veterinary tips for horse owners

Guest: Dr David Jefferson- author, equine Vet

Let’s Talk Animals 6/27/19: “Unleashing Your Dog” author Jessica Pierce

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: John Greenman

Key Discussion Points
a) Reviewing key points of book
b) Discussing the natural behaviors of dogs
c) How can pet owners accommodate a dog’s natural behaviors

Guest: Jessica Pierce – Author, Bioethics teacher

Let’s Talk Animals 5/23/19: The Veterinary Technician in the 21st Century

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: John Greenman

Key Discussion Points
a) Education program at York County Community College
b) Vet Tech in private practice
c) Salaries

Guest: Peg Wheeler- Director of Vet Tech program at YCCC

Let’s Talk Animals 3/28/19

Medical Marijuana, New Pet food issues

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt

What is CBD?
How does it work in animals?
Taurine deficiency controversy in dog food

Guest: Dr Tom Cameron, Veterinarian

Let’s Talk Animals 2/28/19

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: John Greenman

Using APPs to manage your Woodlot

Key Discussion Points
What are APPs
Different APPs available; ticks, birds, mammals, timber, etc
Features of the APPs

Guest: Casey Olechnowicz- – UMAINE Phd student

Let’s Talk Animals 1/24/19

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: John Greenman

Reviewing the book; Rescuing Ladybugs

Key Discussion Points
Purpose of book
Stories of people who save abused animals
Discussion of the way we treat animals

Guest: Author- Jennifer Skiff

*Please note: Because of storm-related power outages in the area, this program was interrupted when the station briefly lost power. The periods of silence have been edited.

Let’s Talk Animals 12/27/18

Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Photographing Pets

What goes into professional pet photography?
Pointers for pet owners

Guest: Debra Bell- owner of Bell’s Furry Friend Photography