Jack Russell Parents

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Celebrating Jack Russell Terrier dogs and companionship with canines of every kind! Each Monday, we’ll explore all the hilarious and humbling, heartfelt and harrowing stories that only dog parents can truly relate to. To brighten the end of your week, each Thursday we’ll drop a Zoomiesode—a fast-paced mini episode highlighting news and stories from dog-centric entertainment and social media!

Therapy Dog Encourages Students to Read and Write (Zoomiesode)
#81
Last Thursday at 11:00 AM

In addition to providing the emotional support that only a giant fuzzy dog can, therapy dog Rex loves to spend lunch hour having story time with the kiddos. Listen for the whole adorable story!

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Benefits of Walking Your Dog
#80
01/10/2022

Since it's Walk Your Dog Month, we give you a list of compelling reasons to celebrate, along with some great Puppy Parent Replies to the question, "What is your dog walking routine?" So get out there, 'cause those paws were made for walkin'!

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RIP Betty White, a Dog Lover for the Ages (Zoomiesode)
#79
01/06/2022

To honor the passing of Betty White, iconic entertainer and animal advocate, we're sharing some of Betty's most famous quotes about her love for, and life with, dogs and animals.

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Human Infertility and Puppy Parenting
#78
01/03/2022

We're bringing the show full circle, revisiting the humbling topic we began our show with in 2021: infertility. We delve into what it means to parent a "furbaby" while waiting for a little human miracle.

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Puppy Parent New Year Resolutions (Zoomiesode)
#77
12/30/2021

The best way to end 2021 as a puppy parent is to figure out how to make 2022 even better. We'll do just that with specific, attainable puppy parent resolutions. Happy New Year, everyone!

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Most Popular Podcast Episodes of 2021 - #1 Barking & Noise Reactivity with Doggy Dojo Trainer Susan Light
#76
12/27/2021

Completing the countdown of our most popular episodes of 2021, here is our interview with fellow podcaster and certified dog trainer Susan Light! But before we start the replay, we present Chase the Ace, our new InstaDog of the Week!

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Majority of Dogs Overeat During the Holidays (Zoomiesode)
#75
12/23/2021

We’ve explored several food-related topics during the holidays because, well, the best parts of the holidays are often family and food. And dogs are family members who really like food, so… perhaps that's why a majority of dogs overeat during the holidays. Here's some tips on how to avoid overfeeding your dog.

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Most Popular Podcast Episodes of 2021 - #2 Dog Names
#74
12/20/2021

Continuing our countdown of the most popular episodes of 2021, we present the second most-listened to entry: Dog Names. But before we start the replay, we present The Pug Marve, our new InstaDog of the Week!

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Decreasing Holiday Stress for Dogs (Zoomiesode)
#73
12/16/2021

While yearly holiday routines can brighten up our lives, they can also stress out our precious pups. Today we explore some ways you can treat or prevent holiday-related stressors for your dogs.

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Most Popular Podcast Episodes of 2021 - #3 Dogs and the Enneagram
#72
12/13/2021

2021 has been an... interesting year. In an effort to give ourselves more time to count our blessings, over the next three Mondays we're revisiting the three most popular episodes of the year, starting with Dogs and the Enneagram, including an interview with Enneagram expert Kelsey Taylor. But before the replay we present a new InstaDog of the Week: Hamburger the Frenchie!

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IG/TT: @hamburgerthefrenchie

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Audrey Hepburn, a Classic Jack Russell Parent (Zoomiesode)
#71
12/09/2021

Today we are highlighting none other than the peerless paragon of motion pictures, Audrey Hepburn! She basically invented the trend of having a canine sidekick everywhere she went. Audrey is one of few entertainers who have won Academy, Emmy, Grammy and Tony Awards.

And in addition to all this—art, fashion, humanitarianism—Audrey was also famous for her love of dogs! She's perhaps the most famous of all Jack Russell parents.

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The Most Confusing Human Things for Dogs
#70
12/06/2021

Do you ever watch your dog and wonder WHAT ARE THEY THINKING? They probably do the same. Today we explore confusing human things for dogs with an article from AKC.org and some hilarious Puppy Parent Replies.

INSTADOG OF THE WEEK
https://instagram.com/littlebaileyrussell 

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What Is Your Dog’s REAL Age? A New Formula (Zoomiesode)
#69
12/02/2021

Researchers at the UCSD School of Medicine has a new method of calculating canine aging based on your dog's DNA. Listen find out your dog's real age and how help them live their best life longer.

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Interview: Mim Eichler Rivas, Coauthor of Piglet - The Unexpected Story of a Deaf, Blind, Pink Puppy and His Family
#68
11/29/2021

With us today is esteemed author and animal lover, whose brilliant biographical books have been adapted into powerful films, such as Pursuit of Happiness and Antwone Fisher. And perhaps most importantly she is the mama to a Jack Russell Terrier. Welcome to the show, Mim Eichler Rivas!

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https://pigletmindset.org
http://beautifuljimkey.com

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Why We’re Thankful for Our Dog (Zoomiesode)
#67
11/25/2021

Today we thought it would be great to count our blessings—and we bet you can relate to all of these blessings if you have fuzzy four-legged family members!

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Perfect Gifts for Dog Lovers 2021
#66
11/22/2021

In celebration of the amazing guests we've had this year, and as a favor for y'all, we bring you a list of wonderful dog-themed products and services the dog lovers in your life are sure to enjoy!

Walking Your Human picture book
https://lizledden.com 

Middle grade novels starring service dogs
https://kristintubb.com 

DogsBOND board game
https://dogsbondgame.com 

Certified dog trainer sessions
https://doggydojopodcast.com 

Animal photography books
https://traerscott.com 

Animal-themed biographical books
https://www.amazon.com/Mim-Eichler-Rivas/e/B00...


Dog Breeds Built for Cold Weather (Zoomiesode)
#65
11/18/2021

Today we bring you another listacast, a podcast with a list! The list: top dog breeds built for cold weather.

If you’re looking for a new pup that is well-suited for the super cold winters in your area, one of the breeds we mentioned is definitely the way to go. So get a big furry pup or bundle up your little babies in cute jaquetas. Either way we hope you’re all warm and happy this winter!

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Interview with Dogs in Space Producers Jeremiah Cortez and Adam Henry
#64
11/15/2021

We're over the moon as we welcome TWO amazing guests this week! Don't miss this stellar interview with Dogs in Space producers Jeremiah Cortez and Adam Henry.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog is a Hugely Adorable Tale! (Zoomiesode)
#63
11/11/2021

Technology has finally caught up to our childhood imaginations and at long last, a live-action version of Clifford the Big Red Dog hits theaters. Based upon Norman Bridwell's children's book series. Starring Darby Camp, Jack Whitehall, Izaac Wang, John Cleese, David Alan Grier, Kenan Thompson, Rosie Perez, and Sienna Guillory.

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Thanksgiving Foods Toxic to Dogs
#62
11/08/2021

Even healthy foods are not healthy for everyone, including pups. This week we explore all the foods to keep away from your dogs this holiday season.

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Can Dogs Eat Pumpkin? (Zoomiesode)
#61
11/04/2021

With the holidays approaching, one of the most important questions we must answer is, Can dogs eat pumpkin? Short answer: Yes, but listen to this podcast first for important information!

Your fur-babies are in luck because they can get their pumpkin on, too, but we need to be careful because not every pumpkin product is okay. So today, we’re going to discuss 5 different types of pumpkin and which ones are okay for dogs. Disclaimer: always consult your vet before adding anything to your pet’s diet. Even healthy things are not healthy for everyone, including pups.

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Top 9 Tips for Dog Boarding During the Holidays
#60
11/01/2021

Traveling can be stressful – especially if you have to leave behind the fuzziest member of your family! To help you have a better vacation, here are our top 9 tips for dog boarding during the holidays, whether you choose a pet resort, a shelter, or an in-home dog sitter.

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You Know How I Know You’re Like a Jack Russell Terrier? (Zoomiesode)
#59
10/28/2021

Today we have a fun debate! Who do you think has the best answer for, “You Know How I Know You’re Like a Jack Russell Terrier?” Then we explore some of your great Puppy Parent Replies to the the question, "You spouse/partner is a like a Jack Russell because they ___."

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Why Does My Dog Steal Things?
#58
10/25/2021

Is your pup a kleptomaniac? Are food, paper products, remote controls, socks, and all manner knick-knacks unsafe if left unattended? Listen now for the surprising reasons and solutions for canine thievery.

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Netflix’s Dogs in Space - A Hilarious Bingeworthy Pup-o-rama (Zoomiesode)
#57
10/21/2021

What if dogs could fetch a whole planet? Well, it turns out they must. Starring a hilarious pack of dogs (a Corgi, Chihuahua, Bulldog, Shih Tzu, Shetland Sheepdog, and of course a Jack Russell Terrier!), the fluffy heroes have to find a new home planet in order save human race and be reunited with their owners in Netflix's awesome new animated series Dogs in Space.

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Adopt-a-Dog Month with Photographer Traer Scott
#56
10/18/2021

We celebrate Adopt-a-Dog Month with Traer Scott, famed animal photographer and author of Shelter Dogs and Finding Home: Shelter Dogs and Their Stories.

Traer Scott is an award-winning photographer and best-selling author of twelve books including Shelter Dogs and Finding Home; Shelter Dogs.

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Southwest Airlines Employees Find Stowaway Dog in Luggage (Zoomiesode)
#55
10/14/2021

Icky's puppy parents were about to go on vacation and she wasn't havin' it! Texas couple Jared and Kristi Owens were as surprised as everyone else to find out why their luggage was 5 pounds over...

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Constant Jumping - Dog Behavior Solutions
#54
10/11/2021

Have you stopped having people over because your dog is outta control? We did, and that's why we're exploring some helpful tips from dog experts about the most common dog behavior problems. First up, constant jumping.

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Dog Sets Guinness World Record Running Bases at MLB Stadium (Zoomiesode)
#53
10/07/2021

A Jack Russell Terrier—of course!—appropriately named Macho has done the impossible. He rounded all the bases at a major league stadium in only 21.06 seconds. Listen for the whole zoom-tastic story!

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Wolves, Wild and Domesticated Dogs
#52
10/04/2021

Do our fuzzy BFFs, modern day wolves, and wild dogs share a common ancestor? How are they all still alike? Dig in with us to explore your pup's wild roots.

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Top Dog Breeds: 1980's vs. 2020 (Zoomiesode)
#51
10/01/2021

If the popular dog breeds are a reflection of pop culture, how has the top 10 lists changed from the 1980's to 2020? We dive in to the details with info from the AKC and Rover.com.

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50th Episode Special! Looking Back at Our Podcasting Journey
#50
09/27/2021

Time itself must be having the zoomies. We can hardly believe we're already 50 episodes in! Join us as discuss the high and low lights of this wonderful, fuzz-filled journey.

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Surprising Dog Facts (Zoomiesode)
#49
09/23/2021

Not only are dogs pretty much the best animals ever, they're also super interesting! Here are 7 wild yet true furry factoids about your fuzzy friends, like dogs prefer to poop facing north or south.  0_o

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Top 9 90's Movies Inspired by Jack Russell Terriers
#48
09/20/2021

Betcha didn't know that some of the biggest movies of the 90's were inspired by Jack Russell Terriers! FYI. Listen and hear the 411 on flicks from Edward Scissorhands and Sandlot, to Twister and Encino Man. Don't believe us? Aiight then. Talk to the hand 'cause you're totally buggin'!

INSTADOG OF THE WEEK

Stinky Tinky the Frenchie! https://www.instagram.com/stinky_tinky_the_frenchie/ 

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Special thanks to Shaun Jansen

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Even Elmo Loves Jack Russell Terriers!
#47
09/16/2021

Elmo is getting himself a muppet puppie — a MUPPIE! And not just any muppie — a Jack Russell Terrier!! Listen to hear the heartfelt origin story of Elmo's even fuzzier friend.

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The Rainbow Bridge and How to Cope With the Loss of a Dog
#46
09/13/2021

A. S. Turnbull once said, "Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really." Truly the only drawback of having a dog is that we don't get to have them long enough. Today, we celebrate our beloveds that have gone before, outline some excellent coping tips from Psychology Today, and share some heartfelt Puppy Parent Replies commemorating their rainbow bridge travelers.

INSTADOG OF THE WEEK

Mr. Biggie! https://instagram.com/mr.biggie 

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Check out Neil Archer's amazing music at:

http://neilarcher.net 

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Rescuing Dogs from Hurricane Ida (Zoomiesode)
#45
09/09/2021

It never ceases to amaze how selfless people can be during a disaster—sacrificing for other humans and animals, alike. Today we highlight some of the efforts to rescue our fuzzy friends from the path of Hurricane Ida.

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The Latest in Dog Enrichment
#44
09/06/2021

What is dog enrichment and why is it important? We sniff out some excellent ideas to enrich your pup's lives, bring you a pair of gorgeous Great Danes for our InstaDog(s) of the week, and share some excellent Puppy Parent Replies about how y'all engage and stimulate your dogs' instincts with fun activities.


Jack Russell Family Update: The Dog ACL Injury (Zoomiesode)
#43
09/02/2021

Our poor pup broked his knee ball! As y'all know, our JRT Carson works hard and plays harder. So much so that he tore his dog ACL (aka CCL) and had to have surgery. :( We explain this common injury in dogs and the bast way to repair it.

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Reflections of a Dog Family
#42
08/30/2021

Earlier this summer, we visited our extended family in Northern California for a bit of relaxation and fun in the sun with our fuzzy friends. Through a series of conversations, we reflect on the positive impact of having dogs through four generations of our dog family.

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