Category Archive for "Podcasts"

63: Dr. Patricia McConnell on Trauma in Dogs.

Feb 20 2018

Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar talk with Dr. Patricia McConnell about her book,The Education of Will, what trauma is and how…

62: Why Does My Dog Eat Poop? and Other Scatological Information.

Feb 06 2018

In this episode, Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith tackle the subject of poop! We discuss how to get a dog to…

61: Dawn of the Dog: A Discussion about the Origins of The Family Dog

Jan 23 2018

Janice Kolar-Matznick joined Julie Fudge Smith for a lively discussion about the current theories of the origin of the dog, why those…

60: Theresa McKeon and TAG Teaching New Behaviors

Jan 09 2018

Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith talk with Theresa McKeon about TAG (Teaching with Acoustical Guidance) and how to simplify the process…

59: The Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare (Part 2)

Dec 26 2017

Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith continue the discussion of the Five Freedoms of “internationally accepted standards of care that assert a…

58: The Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare (Part 1)

Dec 12 2017

Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar discuss the first three of the Five Freedoms that the ASPCA lists asĀ “internationally accepted standards of…

57: Cats & Dogs Can Be Friends

Nov 28 2017

Steve Dale, a certified animal behavior consultant, radio host, author, and all-around nice guy, joined Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar to…

56: Invisible Fences & Electronic Collars

Nov 14 2017

Dr. Leslie Sinn, a board-certified veterinary behaviorist, joined Julie Fudge Smith and Colleen Pelar to talk about hidden dangers of invisible fences…

55: Monthly Wellness Check

Oct 31 2017

How do you know if your dog is in good health? Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith suggest doing a monthly heath…

54: Q&A: Helping Family Members’ Dogs & Eating Grass

Oct 17 2017

This week Colleen Pelar and Julie Fudge Smith answer a listener’s question about how to help a family member’s young and enthusiastic…