Episode 17 - PAWS... Performing Animal Welfare Society
When you think of California's Gold Country, you probably think of it as a spot with huge homes for the rich and famous. Right? Well, it's also home to a wonderful animal sanctuary, with Asian and African elephants.. African lions, panthers, tigers, bears and other exotic animals~ all rescues from circuses, zoos and the exotic pet trade.
On this Episode of My Dog Digs Dirt we meet Ed Stewart , one of the founders of PAWS.... PERFORMING ANIMAL WELFARE SOCIETY... and find out about his incredible sanctuary and about his mission.. to protect performing and abused animals... to preserve wild species and their habitat, and to promote education about captive wildlife concerns
Episode 14 - Hitting the Highway with your Pet
Thinking about taking your pet on vacation? You certainly aren't alone! Some 30 million Americans say they have traveled with their pet in the last three years. More and more hotels, motels, restaurants and attractions are opening their doors to our fabulous furry friends.
On this episode of "My Dog Digs Dirt " find out about pet friendly destinations and travel tips for you and your pet. Join me, Lauren Collier and my guest, Robert Sinclair, Manager of Media Relations Triple AAA Northeast. Happy Trails!
Episode 11 - K-9 Cops Get a New Tool to Keep Commuters and Travelers Safe
On this episode of My Dog Digs Dirt join me for an insider's look at the very first Mass-Transit K-9 Training center in the United States.
This amazing facility , located in Stormville New York, features 72 acres with multiple indoor-and outdoor training areas, obstacle courses, classrooms, and kennels, designed to provide MTA Police with an unlimited number of scenarios to teach, drill , test and train our Brave K-9 Cops. My guest is MTA Lt. John Kerwick , president of the United States Police Canine Association (USPCA) and Tactical Commander of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police Canine Unit in New York City.
Episode 6 - Doggie Dock Diving
If you haven't heard of the Incredibly Popular and Rapidly Growing Canine Aquatic Sport Dog Dock Diving...You must! Tune in!!! On Today's episode of My Dog Digs Dirt.. If you have a dog that enjoys the water , loves to play, loves to retrieve a toy... then Dog Dock Diving may be the perfect fit. You never know until you try it.
Dog Dock Diving started making headlines back in 1997 at the Incredible Dog Challenge...and continues to grow in leaps and bounds. Any type of dog is welcome! Humans too. Meet the owner and president of NORTH AMERICA DIVING DOGS. Debbie Markwardt... a group that started just 2 years ago to help promote the sport, and already has over 4000 dogs involved... MAYBE YOUR PUP CAN GET INVOLVED too. stay tuned!
Episode 5 - Pet Couture Explodes on the Runway
On This episode of 'My Dog Digs Dirt' meet Anthony Rubio internationally acclaimed Pet Courtier, born and raised in New York City whose one of a kind creations have been featured on Pet Talk , Good Morning America, The New York Times, The Today Show, USA Today, MTV Style, TIME Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Yahoo! News, MSN News, Woman's Wear Daily, New York Magazine’s The Cut, Refinery 29, People Magazine, Sports Illustrated among many others.... We get an up close and personal view.
Episode 4 - The Wolf Conservation Center and Yorkie 911
Join me for a very special peak behind the scenes at The Wolf Conservation Center in South Salem New York ...Executive Director Maggie Howell fills us in on how they are helping to save our wolf population by using a combination of education and hands on experiences to promote Wolf Conservation by teaching about wolves, their relationship to the environment, and the human role in protecting their future.
And meet the founder and the Media Director ofYorkie911 Rescue, Inc a 501(c)3 non-profit organization comprised of hard-working volunteers who are passionate about rescuing, vetting, protecting and raising awareness about the Yorkshire Terrier and other small breed dogs. Their goal is to find the best home environment possible for each and every dog we take into rescue.
Episode 2 - Red Hot Products, Fabulously Fancy Jewels
It's No secret that the pet products industry is booming! Americans are spending billions of dollars on their furry friends, and that number just keeps rising... Tune in to hear about What's hot? What's unexpected? and What's on trend...
Meet Pet Jewelry Designer Val Sorensen, whose jewelry line called GLAM DOG JEWELRY is absolutely on fire....and it's not just for pups...kitties can wear her bling too! And get a front row seat at what's new in the pet products industry from Dana Humphrey also known as The Pet Lady ... Owner of Whitegate PR and Co-Founder of the NYC Re-Tails and Sales Pet Expo.
Episode 1 - On My Honor....
You've probably heard about the Girls Scouts and Boy Scouts, rght? But how about the Pup Scouts? Founded back in 2010 , PupScouts.Org is an International Organization, with troops across the country and in Canada.
The Pup Scouts have appeared on the Nat Geo Wild Network in "Spoiled Rotten Pets", on Good Morning America, on Nightline, and best of all...on my show "Pet Talk." Today we get up close and personal with founder Susan Godwin, and National Troop Leader Jennifer-Jo Moyer.... right here on "My Dog Digs Dirt"... find out how you can join!