Episodes

A “Golden” Opportunity to Beat Cancer | The Power of Being Present with Your Pup | Dog Edition #23

June 22, 2021

Why are Golden Retrievers most susceptible to cancer and how can the answer help all breeds? A massive research study aims to find out.

Dean Koontz: How Dogs Changed My Life | Dogs Sniff Out Coronavirus | Dog Edition #22

June 15, 2021

International best-selling author Dean Koontz churns out blockbuster stories every few months. Most feature dogs as main or supporting characters. Why?

Hollywood Pet Hotel Turns Rescue Retreat | Dog Breed Pain: Perception vs Reality | Dog Edition #21

June 8, 2021

She transformed her luxury dog hotel in Hollywood into a rescue retreat, but nothing prepared Melissa Bacelar for the large-scale hoarding scene she found at one Californian property.

Dogs Get Legal Rights In The UK | A Visit To The Museum Of The Dog | Dog Edition #20

June 1, 2021

Dogs are finally getting the recognition they deserve, both in law and in art.

Dog Influencers | Sniffing Out Opportunity As A Petpreneur | Dog Edition #19

May 25, 2021

Pet Influencers and Petpreneurs are redefining what it means to have a family business...because as anyone with a dog will tell you, they are 100 percent members of the family.

Can Music Calm an Anxious Dog | Surviving the Loss of Three Dogs in A Year | Dog Edition #18

May 18, 2021

Whether you’re leaving your dog, or your dog is leaving you, music provides the soundtrack.

Don’t Pet My F***ing Dog | London Calling: Urban Dogs Pampered | Dog Edition #17

May 11, 2021

Barry runs with a pack of off-lead dogs through London’s Kensington Park. Kimberly walks her leashed pups in Washington state. Both are sure of their path because of their canine companions.

Mushing Dogs in Alaska | Maxine the Fluffy Corgi | Dog Edition #16

May 4, 2021

Having an Insta-famous pooch will get you noticed in NYC; the attention might not always be welcome, especially before your morning coffee. In Alaska, it’ll certainly take all your attention to train for the Iditarod, the most grueling of sled-dog races.

Zooming with Dogs | A Stitch in Time Can Save a Canine | Dog Edition #15

April 27, 2021

More than half (61%) of Americans report that no one understands them. Today, we meet sweet folks hoping to ease this health crisis … with fun! Some dogs are zooming with lonely seniors, and one human is sewing for senior dogs.

A Dog’s Story of Survival | We Don’t Deserve Dogs | A Dog Eases the Pain of Divorce | Dog Edition #14

April 20, 2021

We like to think dogs need us at least as much as we need them … but is that true? Today we look at a stray, a film, and a divorce to find out.

AI Dog Detector | Dogs Bond | Biden's Dog Bites Again | Dog Edition #13

April 13, 2021

We explore dog-obsessed pandemic coping strategies, including board games and street surveillance. Also, does Major Biden have a major biting problem??

Truffle Dogs on the Hunt | Dog Edition #12

April 6, 2021

It’s a family affair on today’s episode. The Angerer Family runs a truffle orchard in Northern California that employs a family of Lagotto Romagnolo – truffle hunting dogs – to dig up the underground treasure! In New York a family of rescue dogs from Texas all end up on the Upper West Side of Manha…

A Real-Life Pet Detective | Life of a Stray Dog in Istanbul | Stock Photo Dogs Come to Life | Dog Edition #11

March 30, 2021

Dogs are on the loose! Meet a pet detective who finds missing pups. Get a dog’s eye view of Istanbul ... and find out what happens when dogs run post-apocalyptic intergalactic airports.

Balancing Love & Dogs | Dog Edition #10

March 23, 2021

Dogs help us find balance in our topsy turvy world ... sometimes in unusual ways. Find out what happens when your dog gets involved with your search for love. Also, meet Harlso, the Celtic dachshund whose remarkable poise is admirable AND entertaining.

When Fate Delivers Your Dog: Martha Teichner’s Book “When Harry Met Minnie” | Gobi The Desert Dog | Dog Edition #9

March 16, 2021

This week, we find out what happens when you say yes. CBS Reporter Martha Teichner says yes to a friend’s friend’s dog in a NYC farmers market ... and ultra-marathoner Dion Leonard says yes to a stray in the Gobi Desert.

Dognapping Epidemic | Dogs: The Ultimate Drying Machines | Why Dogs Hump | Dog Edition #8

March 9, 2021

The pandemic has given rise to an epidemic of dognapping, and even Lady Gaga isn't immune. Also, the dog shake: you think it's cute, but engineers think it's miraculous. And finally, the psychology behind humping and other antics.

Podcasting from Home with a Puppy | Dog Edition #7

March 2, 2021

We all had busy lives before the pandemic. Since coronavirus? Yikes. Our guests today have found a way to balance it all, though ... and their love for dogs is foundational. Rob Sayegh Jr., illustrator, "doodles" shelter dogs, dog toys, and his new picture book about erm, tails. Kate Erickson may h…

Red, Woof, & Blue | Dog Edition #6

Feb. 23, 2021

Dogs are loyal to humans. How can we return that loyalty? Alisa Johnson matches dogs with temporary homes while their human military heroes deploy. And Paul Owens, the original Dog Whisperer, trains humans on how to use compassion and love with our dogs.