The Long Leash with James Jacobson

The Long Leash with James Jacobson

Dogs know that the most delicious and nourishing treats are often found on the ground. In “The Long Leash,” we rescue tasty scraps from the editing room floor in an unscripted interview show. Listen in as James Jacobson, founder of Dog Podcast Network, chats with newsmakers and celebrated dog lovers. Go behind the scenes of a fledgling podcast network dedicated to helping improve the quality of life for dogs and the people who love them.

Recent Episodes

When Your Child Asks for a Dog with Ciaran Walsh | The Long Leash #55

Aug. 5, 2022

Ciaran Walsh is fighting to reduce the number of dogs going to shelters and break down the puppy mill trade. But he’s going about it in a most creative and untraditional way, via a children’s book called One-Eyed Leo.

Changing the Dog Catcher Narrative with Ed Jamison | The Long Leash #54

July 22, 2022

Whether training for marathons with pound pups or bringing Pitbulls to afternoon tea, Ed Jamison uses science and data to change the dog catcher narrative.

Tales of Dogs We’ve Loved with Jim Mitchem | The Long Leash #53

July 8, 2022

What is one thing that unites every single dog owner throughout all of time? Eventually, we all must say goodbye.

Winning at Westminster with Kate Basedow | The Long Leash #52

July 1, 2022

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is one of the most prestigious dog shows in the world. What is it like to win? One of our own here at DPN experienced just that.

Dogs on Deployment with Alisa Johnson | The Long Leash #051

June 24, 2022

Serving your country can be hard, dangerous, and lonely. And if you have a dog, you can lose them … until now.

Fate and Bull Terriers with Martha Teichner | The Long Leash #50

June 10, 2022

Veteran journalist Martha Teichner has reported on war, apartheid, 9/11, the pandemic, and more … but her most compelling coverage may be the love story between her two Bull Terriers.

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