The Animal Rescue Podcast: what you always wanted to know but didn’t know who to ask

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By: Keshia

We will talk with rescues, shelters, and the people getting creative with supporting animal rescue efforts.

Ep 36: Pet LIX Part 2
#36
12/20/2021

This week Erin Hills and Kirstan Sanders are back to talk about CBD! We discuss the difference between CBD and Hemp Seed oil, and how we can better support our non-human friends. Some of this is a refresher from the last episode, but who doesn’t need a refresher!?

You can learn more about Natural Pet LIX online at https://naturalpetlix.com or on Facebook and Instagram @naturalpetlix

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Ep 35: KyEAC Part 3
#35
12/12/2021

This week Karen Gustin, Exectutive Director of the KyEAC is back to talk about the issue of free roaming horses in Eastern Kentucky. She explains the difference between a wild animal and a feral animal, and why we should all care about this issue. To learn more about the KyEAC visit www.kyeac.org or check them out on Facebook by searching Kentucky Equine Adoption Center. 

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Barbells for Bullies
#34
12/06/2021

This week my guest is Alex of Barbells for Bullies. We talk about how he started the organization and the events they host to raise awareness for both rescues and pit-type dogs. We also take many twists and turns discussing the history of dogs and rescue. You can learn more about their organization at www.barbellsforbullies.org or on Instagram @barbellsforbullies. If you are interested in learning more about the articles mentioned you can find them at the Barbells for Bullies website under Stats and Resources.

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Kentucky Equine Adoption Center - Part 2!
#33
11/29/2021

This week I talk with Kelli Sorg, Development Director of the KyEAC. She explains her role at the center and how its not just people helping horses, its horses helping people. You may want to have your tissues ready. To learn more about the KyEAC visit www.kyeac.org or check them out on Facebook by searching Kentucky Equine Adoption Center. Kelli also discusses the book she wrote, and the book she is working on. If you are interested in learning more check it out!

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Ep: 32 Interview with Josh Butler
#32
11/22/2021

This week I interview Josh Butler. He is probably best known for bringing his dogs, Roxy and Remi, onto the field at Michigan State for senior day. However, this episode is much more than that event. We talk about mental health and breaking stigmas. I think this is a good episode for anyone to listen to. You can follow Roxy and Remi's antics on Instagram @roxy_remitv and Josh @joshbutlertv. 


KY Equine Adoption Center
#9
11/15/2021

This week I talk with Karen of the KY Equine Adoption Center. I learn about the basics of horse rescue - which is not basic at all! - as well as what it takes to care for a horse. You can learn more about KyEAC at www.kyeac.org or on Facebook by searching Kentucky Equine Adoption Center. And stay tuned… we are doing a series on horse rescue! Check back for part two, coming soon!

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Mission Driven Goods
#9
11/08/2021

This week I talk with Scott Poore of Mission Driven Goods. I learn about how he went from a career in medical supply sales to selling clothes and accessories to support his work in animal rescue. We also talk about his goals for the future and how we can all get more involved. You can learn more about his work on Instagram @mission_driven_goods or online at www.missiondrivengoods.com. Fair warning, this episode will give you all the feels!

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Humane Society of the United States - State Representative
#8
11/01/2021

This week I talk with Mindy Gilbert, state representative for the Humane Society of the United States. I ask Mindy about what the work the HSUS does, as well as how we can get involved. This is an important episode for anyone looking for different ways to support animals in their communities. You can learn more about the HSUS by going to www.humanesociety.org or www.humanepro.org ASL only: https://youtube.com/channel/UCptgszJ03WBmP_RJZOx6o6w Voice only: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-animal-rescue-podcast-what-you-always-wanted-to/id1548213393 https://open.spotify.com/show/04F2HQcGPGdXWxktsEDI90?si=42NLPNR6RLqcLf208...


Walking Dog Training
#6
10/25/2021

This week I talk with Bethany of Walking Dog Training. We cover balanced training and tools, such as the e-collar and prong collar, as well as what she is doing to keep owners inspired and motivated every day. You can find Bethany on Instagram @walkingdogtraining or online at www.walkingdogtraining.com. She is also creating a new YouTube site as another way to connect with owners. 

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Muzzle Up Project with Michael Shikashio
#5
10/11/2021

This week I talk with Michael Shikashio of the Muzzle Up Project about all things muzzles: how to use them, what they are for, and how to break the stigma surrounding them. Michael also provides one-on-one training, as well as group workshops and seminars on the topic of dog aggression. You can find him on social media @michaelshikashio or @muzzleupproject and online at www.aggressivedog.com

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LARPBO with Sammi
#4
10/04/2021

This week I talk with Sammi Maon-Lovell of LARPBO about the work the organization is doing, how they advocate for pit bull types, and how you can start a group near you!

You can find LARPBO on Instagram @larpbo and Facebook @LARPBO: Los Angeles Responsibile Pit Bull Owners

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Marley's Mutts
#4
09/27/2021

This week I talk with Sharon of Marley’s Mutts about how their rescue got started and the work they are currently doing with regard to the recent CDC ban of dogs from other countries - and why that should matter to you. You can learn more about Marley’s Mutts at www.marleysmutts.org or on Facebook and Instagram @marleysmutts.


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Pod to the Rescue with Emily and Libby
#3
09/20/2021

This week I talk with Emily and Libby of Pod to the Rescue about how they got started in rescue and training and how they aim to educate the masses about life after adoption. You can find out more about them at www.summitdogrescue.org www.podtotherescue.com or on Facebook and Instagram @podtotherescue.

Resources mentioned in the episode:

Doggy Language by Lili Chin

Whole Dog Journal

Bravo Dog Knowledge: https://dogknowledge.thinkific.com

Love Has No Age Limit by Dr. Patricia McConnell

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Fostering Deaf and Deafblind Dogs
#2
09/13/2021

This week I talk with Tabitha Venable about her experience with fostering and rescuing deaf and deafblind dogs. She shares things she has learned, as well as ways we can help!

You can find this episode on Spotify, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts and more!


Best Life Leashes
#1
09/06/2021

We’re back! After a few months off to get all of the backlog interpreted into ASL we are back with new episodes! This week I talk with Liz of Best Life Leashes about how she got started and the impact her company is having on the rescue world and communities around the country. You can learn more about Best Life Leashes at their website www.bestlifeleashes.com or on Facebook and Instagram @bestlifeleashes. You can find this episode on Spotify, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, and in ASL on YouTube!


Sector K9
#22
06/14/2021

This week I talk with Wes of Sector K9. His organization works to pull dogs from animal shelters and train them for different aspects of police work. Not only do they train the dogs, they put extra time into vetting and training handlers to ensure their successful partnership with these dogs. To learn more about Sector K9 you can find them on Facebook and Instagram @sectork9foundation. They also have a YouTube channel Sector K9 Foundation.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Google Podcasts, and more!


Pet Preparedness with Paul of Fido Pro
#21
06/07/2021

As June is National Pet Preparedness Month, this week I talk with Paul from Fido Protection. We discuss how he came to design two products to help you if your pet is injured on a hike or back country trail. We also discuss what to keep in your emergency kit to keep both you and your pets safe! You can learn more about Fido Protection online at www.fidoprotection.com or on Facebook and Instagram @fidopro.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Google Podcasts, and more!


Dog Psychology with Mo
#20
06/01/2021

This week I talk with Mo about dog psychology and what dogs need from us as their pack leaders. We also have a guest pop in and out throughout the session, the fun and adoptable Chappo! You can learn more about Mo on Instagram @no.bad.dogs or online at www.theroyalk9.com.

If you are interested in learning more about Chappo he is adoptable through @californiabullyrescue and @apollosarc

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The Zen Dog Life
05/24/2021

This week I talk with Megan Norotsky of The Zen Dog Life about energy work and animal nutrition. I learn all about raw diets and how they can benefit your dog. You can learn more on Instagram @thezendoglife and online at www.thezendoglife.com.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Conversation with an Animal Shelter Director
05/17/2021

This week I talk with Judie Nichols, the director of Colbert Animal Services. I learn a little more about the behind the scenes of a shelter and what Judie wishes more people knew. 

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Dr. Lindsay Butzer DVM
05/10/2021

This week I talk with Lindsay Butzer, DVM about all things veterinary medicine! I learn about treatments for heartworms, what vets look for in blood work, and the difference between FeLV and FIV. You can follow Lindsay on Instagram @lindsaybutzerdvm, YouTube at Doctor Lindsay, and TikTok @dr_lindsaybutzer.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Pawsitive Vibes Cat Behavior and Training
05/03/2021

This week I talk with Laura Cassiday of Pawsitive Vibes Cat Training! I had no idea that cat trainers were out there. I learned about introducing a new cat to your home and how to work on some of the more common behavior issues cats may have. If you have a cat, this is a must listen! You can find Laura on Facebook at Pawsitive Vibes Cat Behavior & Training or online at www.pawsitivevibescats.com.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Friends of Strays Rescue
04/26/2021

This week I talk with Dara Eckart of Friends of Strays rescue out of Florida. I learn about their rescue: how it started and what their plans are for expansion. I also learn more about Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Release programs. To find out more you can visit Friends of Strays on Facebook and Instagram @FriendsofStrays or online at www.friendsofstrays.com.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


National Mill Dog Rescue
04/19/2021

This week I talk with Theresa Strader of National Mill Dog Rescue. NMDR focuses on rescuing dogs from puppy mills and commercial breeding operations. She shares what a puppy mill looks like and the signs you can look out for if you are planning to purchase a puppy. To learn more you can find NMDR on Facebook and Instagram @NationalMillDogRescue or www.nmdr.org.

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Conversation with an Animal Control Officer
04/12/2021

This week I talk with my local animal control officer, Anthony. He works with the shelter I volunteer at. Though this episode may be a "preaching to the choir" episode, I hope it touches someone who needed it. If we truly want to help these animals, we need to work with our local, state, and federal representatives to ensure that proper legislation is enacted to protect these animals. One shocking fact I learned after we stopped recording: Colbert County Animal Control is responsible for an area of approximately 600 square miles with ONE animal control officer. 

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Fospice
04/05/2021

This week I talk with my friend Jenn about hospice fostering. She shares how she got into it and what her philosophy is when it comes to caring for dying animals. Though it can be a sad topic, it doesn't have to be. And this episode proves it. 

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!


Little Bear Animal Sanctuary
#11
03/29/2021

This week I talk with Christopher Vane of Little Bear Animal Sanctuary about what it takes to run an animal sanctuary and how he got there. You can find Little Bear Animal Sanctuary on Facebook and Instagram @littlebearanimalsanctuary. 

You can find this episode on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more!

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Pet CBD with Natural Pet LIX
#10
03/22/2021

This week I talk with Erin and Kirstan about CBD for pets: what it can be used for, what dosing can look like, and much more! You can find Erin and Kirstan on Facebook and Instagram @naturalpetlix. If there are more questions you feel we missed or topics you want covered, let me know! I would love to have them back on for a part two!

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Humble K9
#10
03/15/2021

This week I talk with John Flores from Humble K9 and I Pitty the Bull about his philosophy on life and working with dogs. This episode is all about self-awareness. You can find John on Facebook and Instagram @humblek9 and @ipittythebull. If there are more questions you feel we missed or topics you want covered, let me know! I can ask John back for a part two!

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Service Dog Connection
#9
03/08/2021

This week I talk with Kelly Sosa of The Service Dog Connection. I learn about the difference between an emotional support animal, therapy dog, and service dog. We also talk about the lack of certification for service dogs and what we can do to change that. You can find Kelly at The Service Dog Connection on Instagram and Facebook.

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Reiki with Sarah
#7
03/02/2021

Check out the newest episode of The Animal Rescue Podcast! With energy being such a huge component of working with your dogs, this week I talk with Sarah of Sky Visions about Reiki and energy work in dogs, as well as plant medicine (CBD).

You can find Sarah on Instagram @skyvisions333 or @Hesperia Mystic Shoppe

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The Healing Pack
#6
02/23/2021

This week on "The Animal Rescue Podcast" I talk with Rachel of The Healing Pack about dog training! I learned about her approach to training, as well as a new challenge for myself to develop a better relationship with my own pack. You can find her at The Healing Pack on Instagram and www.thehealingpack.com

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Greyhound Rescue
#5
02/15/2021

This week I talk with my friend Kate from Wisconsin about Greyhound rescue. I learned all about the breed, and how, like anything else, there is so much more than meets the eye when it comes to fostering and adopting one. Kate fosters with Greyhound Pets of America - Wisconsin (GPAW). You can learn more about a GPA rescue near you by going to www.greyhoundpets.org

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Replace Denver BSL
#4
02/08/2021

This week we talk with Quinn from Replace Denver BSL to learn all about the history of breed specific legislation, how it has impacted specific types of dogs, and how we can help. We also discuss how breed specific legislation has done nothing to curb the effects of irresponsible pet ownership, regardless of the breed of dog, and how this replacement to the legislation aims to help that. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


All Things Grooming
#3
02/02/2021

This week I talk with Deanna, a professional groomer, about all things grooming. We talk about some of the scary things that can happen to a pet if not properly groomed, as well as how to find your next groomer and what they need to know from you. 

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All About Zoos
01/25/2021

This week we talk with my friend Alex about her job as a Zookeeper. She explains the benefits of zoos and how we can support their work!

For more information you can check out the Magic of Disney's Animal Kingdom, as Disney also sets standards for many zoos. 

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Humane Education
#1
01/18/2021

For the first episode I am so thrilled to have Jason Kraus on to talk about humane education! Please check out Jason and Belly Rubbins for Bubbins on social media at the.real.bubbins on Instagram, at Belly Rubbins for Bubbins on Facebook, and www.bellyrubbinsforbubbins.com!


 

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Trailer
01/10/2021

Welcome to the Animal Rescue Podcast!

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