Animal Party - Dog & Cat News, Animal Facts, Topics & Guests - Pets & Animals On Pet Life Radio (petliferadio.com)
Welcome to the Animal Party on Pet Life Radio with your host, Deborah Wolfe, where we talk everything about animals! You get the latest Dog & Cat News, Animal Facts, Topics & Guests!
Animal Party Episode 106 The Future for Human Socialization After Corona Covid 1929/04/2020 Duração: 31min
Deb Wolfe summarizes the essential facts about pets and Corona Covid 19 and asks Dr. Stanley Coren about the future after the pandemic. Dr. Coren uses research on human behavior and human history to make intelligent predictions about how humans will socialize post pandemic and how long it will take. Deb Wolfe asks; “Will attitudes toward hand shakes, urban density, crowds, and travel change forever? Will there be good effects like less pollution and less stressful lives or will it all go back to the way it was before the pandemic? Will China close its wet markets? And how long will it take for us as a world to recover and move on?” Dr. Coren states that 28% of North Americans live completely alone, and many of them are either younger or older people. “Will the pandemic isolation make people living alone want to find partners to live with?” 68% live in dense urban settings and in high rises 52% say they don’t know their neighbors names. “Will that change? Will people go back to traveling on planes and
Animal Party Episode 105 Strategies for Humans & Pets To Cope With The Corona Covid 19 Social Isolation22/04/2020 Duração: 25min
Deb Wolfe asks Dr. Stanley Coren some of the questions she’s received like; ‘How can I deflate intense anger, panic and outbursts in my kids or other adults stuck in the same household?’ and ‘How can we deal with cabin fever?’ and ‘Why are we hoarding toilet paper?’ Dr. Coren gives good practical advice and explains why talking to your pets out loud about your troubles actually helps you chemically; your pet is your therapist and always available! He explains how to use interruption and nice offers to diffuse tension and create separations and privacy. Deb asks why we are hoarding toilet paper and asks Dr. Coren to explain the effect of generation on peoples’ reactions to fear. Deb provides the latest info from the American Veterinary College press releases and the CDC (Canada Center for Disease Control and Prevention) about pets and keeping your pets and yourselves safe. This show will give you practical helpful tips for home schooling your kids and living better during the pandemic. To see more of Deb
Animal Party Episode 104 Corona & Pets16/03/2020 Duração: 29min
‘Will Corona virus make dogs sick and can dogs with corona make people or other dogs sick ?’, Deb Wolfe Asks Dr. Jory. Get the facts on animals and corona and what you need to know to not worry. Plus Dr. Jory Bocknek and Deb Wolfe discuss the pros and cons of adoption and rescue and buying puppies overseas as compared to at home. Both the Doc and Deb agree that Royal Canin is a fantastic food and Deb discusses how she uses it with the many rescue animals she finds homes for locally. EPISODE NOTES: Corona & Pets
Animal Party Episode 103 Finding Your Lost Cat: The Practical Cat-Specific Guide for your Happy Reunion09/01/2020 Duração: 48min
Dusty Rainbolt joins Deborah to discuss what a lost cat is thinking and how you can get your lost cat to come home! He’s probably less than a block away hiding and he wants to come, research shows. Dusty explains why microchipping your cat is so vital and she recommends advantage or revolution to keep your cats free from parasites Deborah asks Dusty questions sent by listeners about an itchy scratchy bald cat and whether it is O.C.D. or something else and another from a listener asking if his cat learned to pee in the toilet by watching. The two cat ladies discuss arthritis and issues effecting older cats plus the incredible birth rate of cats. What is the difference between pet adoption and pet rescue and why you may not want to rescue an animal from another country; donate supplies instead and adopt a pet near home so you don’t import exotic health problems. EPISODE NOTES: Finding Your Lost Cat: The Practical Cat-Specific Guide for your Happy Reunion
Animal Party Episode 102 Deborah Defends Doodles22/12/2019 Duração: 55min
Deborah points out the untruths being circulated in the attack on doodles recently in the press after an interview with the creator of the original labradoodle for service who says creating the breed is his life’s regret and described doodles as ‘Frankenstien monsters’ . When his explanations are closely examined, it is obvious he regrets his choice mostly because of the problems that come with mass popularity and unethical breeding as Deborah and Dr. StanCoren agree has happened to almost every breed that became popular too fast. In the interview Mr. Wally Conron states that he attempted to train 33 different standard poodles for service as Seeing Eye dogs and failed! What do Jennifer Anniston, Tiger Woods, Neil Young, and Deborah Wolfe have in common? They own doodles! They could own any dog in Dogdom but its Doodle they choose! EPISODE NOTES: Deborah Defends Doodles
Animal Party Episode 101 What To Buy And What Not To Buy For Pets This Holiday Season19/12/2019 Duração: 33min
Deborah Wolfe interviews Stacy Mantle about some of the pet products she has tested and reviewed this year. Plus Deb Wolfe throws in some behavioral advice and training tips for dogs and cats and the topics come up including how to get a two faced, or ‘psycho’ cat who seeks out touch then attacks to enjoy touch and be loving. Stacy recommends the best pet brands for food treat choices like ‘The Honest Kitchen ’ for sweet potato and other dehydrated treats and ‘Blueberry Pet’ for not ugly Christmas Sweaters. Chuck-it (the claw toy that allows you to throw balls very far) is still a terrific stocking stuffer for every owner of an active dog, both experts agree. Glow in the dark frisbees work for night play especially in places where it gets dark so early and you and your dog want to go play frisbee after work or school. Happy holidays from Deb Wolfe, and happy pet shopping from Stacy Mantle at Pets Weekly. EPISODE NOTES: What To Buy And What Not To Buy For Pets This Holiday Season
Animal Party Episode 100 Sleep Tight - Don’t Let The Bedbugs Bite11/12/2019 Duração: 36min
Deborah talks with Sheree Swindle about what it takes to become a bed bug detection dog, and what it takes to be a bed bug dog handler. This is not for the squeamish! Did you know a bed bug handler must keep a live colony and feed them? That plus certification is intense and has to be redone every year so for most pet owners finding things is more for fun. Hobby scenting has clubs and competitions for finding scented oils or just for your own uses; finding the phone, keys, your kids or your car are all possible. Check out the new channel for Deb Wolfe- Pet Expert on YouTube to see Deb’s easy to follow demonstrations with different untrained dogs learning to find. If you think bed bug detection might be for you or if you have a bed bug worry or concern please contact bed bug mutts and they’ll help you out (discreetly). Today’s show discusses how the dogs are selected, trained, worked and treated and how they do their job to keep places like hospitals, hotels and homes bed bug free. EPISODE NOTES:
Animal Party Episode 99 Horses, Hotspots and More01/11/2019 Duração: 43min
Dr. Jory Bocknek returns to talk to Deb about horses, blood donors, hot spots and more! Topics also include whether foods labeled as all natural, organic, & holistic make a difference in your pet’s nutrition and wellness. Also, seasonal allergies and eye irritation. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Horses, Hotspots and More on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 98 New Puppies, Vaccines, Flea Meds and More!03/10/2019 Duração: 27min
Deb welcomes back Dr. Jory Bocknek to the Animal Party. This week's topics include Deb's brand new Golden Doodle puppies, the various types of flea and tick medications to give your pets, and which vaccines are necessary for pets for the area you live. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - New Puppies, Vaccines, Flea Meds and More on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 97 Mindful Gardening For Healthy Plants And Pets02/07/2019 Duração: 45min
Deb Wolfe interviews the Invisible Gardener, Andy Lopez for the first time and discovers he has a complete philosophy on the whole garden as a natural world that is soil based and full of insects and other participants we usually define as pests. He explains that mineral deficiency is the crux of garden issues and that’s what makes your plants inviting to bugs who then become pests. Plus Andy gives great tips for pets like milk for you’ll never guess what! And earth you’ll never guess where. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Mindful Gardening For Healthy Plants And Pets on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 96 Litterbox Solutions, How To Introduce A New Kitten To A House Full Of Cats, An Expert Natural Flea/Worm Remedy Tip28/03/2019 Duração: 27min
Dusty Rainbolt and Deborah discuss natural in terms of cat products and the dangers. Then Deborah describes how a new kitten was successfully introduced to a house of cats with various attitudes. Check out Deb Wolfe, Pet Expert on youtube to see Deborah Wolfe’s uploaded dog training and dog game videos including one demonstrating how to diffuse rivalry between two dogs. Dusty explains when natural means nothing in terms of cats but dogs too, and gives a flea and parasite natural remedy that Deborah already finds works well on her chickens and goats. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Litterbox Solutions, How To Introduce A New Kitten To A House Full Of Cats, An Expert Natural Flea/Worm Remedy Tip on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 95 Cats: Therapy Cats and Flying, Birds vs. Cats and City Rules Regulating Cats02/03/2019 Duração: 24min
Dusty Rainbolt invites cat lovers to Tune into hear about Jeffy (the rescue cat) reporter’s new Instagram feed with a cat’s eye view of world news. Host Deb Wolfe shares a few animal myths and mistaken facts perpetuated by media recently. And Dusty shares her pet peeve that people often blame a cats issues on naughty behavior when the cause is physical or ageing. Cats vs. Birds and what some big cities in Canada are doing about the debate. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Cats: Therapy Cats and Flying, Birds vs. Cats and City Rules Regulating Cats on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 94 Service Dogs Unleashed13/02/2019 Duração: 34min
Deborah Wolfe welcomes service dog trainer Sharron Cole, and Canine Service Behaviorist Jenn Corcho to the party along with their well behaved mobility, and anxiety service dogs. Listen to this show so you can try the three tests at home with your dogs to see if they could be hospital visitors or working therapy dogs. Jenn explains how pups are selected and trained to help people with a variety of needs; some of these beautiful dogs which look like small golden retrievers, are trained to detect seizures, or diabetic issues and some help people with crutches, wheelchairs, blindness and deafness. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Service Dogs Unleashed on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 93 Cone Collars24/01/2019 Duração: 21min
Deb Wolfe tells of the advances in cone collars and together Stacy Mantle and Deb describe the light and see through and more comfortable options and choices now available when your dog or cat must wear a bell or cone collar. Stacy’s recommendation for stinky pet odors leads to Deborah going through a fast summary of everything you need to do to get your cat to use the litter box. Pumpkin and coconut oil and how they can help pets is discussed by these two experienced pet lovers who have tried and tested products for both cats and dogs and even chickens and goats for years. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Cone Collars on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 92 Vaccine Prevention & How To Prevent Divorce With Better Housekeeping07/01/2019 Duração: 33min
Dr. Jory Bocknek joins Deb Wolfe once again to talk about some cases at his clinic including a double Morkie tick problem mortifying for the owner of these little white fluffy purse dogs. Dr. Jory discusses Lyme and ticks and the issues for humans and pets and his recommendations for vaccinations. His clinic offers rabies and basic booster free because he believes in them so much. Deborah shares some of the amazing skills mama dogs show with their puppies (Golden Doodle, Labradoodle and St. Poodle so the mamas are Goldens, Poodles, and Labs) See www.facebook.com/campgooddog if you want a peek a those puppy faces and paws! Dr. Jory tells of how a dog swallowing lingerie landed his owners in divorce so clean up after yourselves! And we end with a feel good miracle outcome for a large young dog who got run over by a truck, yes a truck, last week and his remarkable recovery so fast. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Vaccine Prevention & How To Prevent Divorce With Better Housekeeping on Pet Life
Animal Party Episode 91 Oh No What Did That Dog Swallow!?20/12/2018 Duração: 18min
Dr. Jory Bocknek joins Deborah Wolfe to talk about some news items including pot and pets and what’s happened at his clinic since pot became legal in Ontario last week. Is pot good for some sick or dying pets? What are the dangers? This leads to a discussion of dogs who have bad habits, in one case a nylon fetish, like Dr. Jory’s poop eater dogs some will swallow balls, nylons, rocks, glasses and sometimes they need surgery. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Oh No What Did That Dog Swallow on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 90 Pets Weekly Holiday Picks05/12/2018 Duração: 27min
Do you have pets on your holiday list or pet people with Holistic tastes? Or maybe you are going somewhere with an annoying dog and you want a clever hostess gift to diffuse his bark? Try the silent squeaky toy only dogs can hear made by ‘Go Dog’. CBD products that help dogs cope with pain and are made tasty and edible for your dog. Pets Weekly Magazine tests products for pets and gives honest reviews so you can find the best make and exact match for your pets’ needs before you spend the money and find out it was the wrong size or type or doesn’t work at all. Stacy Mantle discovers and tests the trending new products and tells us what she loves including Himalayan dog chews and ‘cocochew’ and Holistic hound. Holiday time is a lovely time for pets but please keep them safe from forbidden foods and plants and flame and decorations. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Pets Weekly Holiday Picks on Pet Life Radio.
Animal Party Episode 89 Hoarders, Abusers and Dogs Helping Dogs26/11/2018 Duração: 24min
Should you get a boy dog if you already have a girl dog or does gender matter at all? The answer from both Deborah Wolfe and Dr. Stanley Coren is ‘ that depends’. Listen for the details on how to add to your pet pack and whether you should consider a female or male, a pup or older dog or an ex breeding dog. The two experts discuss the pros and cons of neutering and some differences in dogs by their gender. Deborah asks Dr. Coren if it makes sense that Karla Hamolka be allowed to work with sick animals and drugs in a Vet Clinic when she is the ex-wife and co accused of Paul Bernardo who was recently denied parole for offences they committed together against young girls. Dr. Coren explains the connection between cruelty to animals and violence to humans. Dogs help dogs as we saw on tv with a dog pulling a fallen injured dog out of traffic on a busy highway and as Deborah has seen many times at Camp Good Dog and Dr. Coren has seen with his own dogs as well. Hear the funny and heartwarming stories of mischi
Animal Party Episode 88 PTSD Pets, Family Pets and Autistic Kids, & Dog Stories05/11/2018 Duração: 25min
Host Deb Wolfe talks with Dr. Stanley Coren about PTSD animals and how they benefit us physically in measurable scientific ways and also where the line should be drawn with plane travel after a peacock and a squirrel were stopped from flying as assistance animals. Deborah asks a listener’s question about helping dogs to bond with an autistic child and Dr. Coren discusses breed differences and makes suggestions for involving the autistic child customizing the advice for the breed. Dr. Coren tells stories of his many dogs and weaves the science and facts into his tales so you end up learning by listening and enjoying the process. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - PTSD Pets, Family Pets and Autistic Kids, & Dog Stories on Pet Life Radio.
PetLifeRadio.com - Animal Party Episode 87 Good New Pet Products23/07/2018 Duração: 31min
Stacy Mantle, author and pet product reviewer joins us from Arizona with the latest update on pets weekly magazine and the outstanding pet products she’s discovered lately. First off is the claw board designed to protect doors and windows and their screens from paws and claws. Next is liver flavored ‘Probonix’ …yum! Deborah Wolfe talks about yogurt and how you can use the best pet food labels as a guide to what ‘people’ food you can give your pet. Ideal ingredients like Yogurt, blueberries, meats, grains, vegetables are listed on the best foods so next time you are throwing out plain yogurt that hasn’t expired or an old yam or bruised berries think about Fido instead! Stacy talks about a bodysuit alternative to the cone type collar for post-surgery and dogs who pick, scratch or bite themselves and they discuss how it can be best used. Its ‘like a leotard for your dog’ Stacy says, making Deb picture a crazy dog sausage image with a body incased and a Pitbull head and tail poking out. Stacy mentions a n