All that, and some hard hitting ethical bird questions and some stinky rabbit questions.
And in Beyond Sit we teach our dogs our names!
And we have a follow-up on the now antibiotic resistant outbreak out of Petlands.
Plus your questions about your pet sitters! Is he skimming minutes? Should I try to set her up with my sister?
And Platform training! How it can help both your shy dog and your reactive dog.
Sorry for the delay, folks! It was a busy week of canning and family obligations, but we finally got #28 polished and edited for your listening pleasure.
This week, we dive into . . . uh, never mind. You'll find out. Eve says "duck penis" a whole lot on this one.
We also cover whether you should dye your pet's hair (sorry your question ended up on this episode, Sandy), and some canine calisthenics to keep your doggies trim!
We're back with a full episode!
Plus, your questions: How can I keep my new cat from fighting with my old cats? And why is my dog's collar so loose?
And in Beyond Sit, a little Rockettes action for you and your person.
This week, Efrem caught whatever horrible funk Eve was hacking up all week, so it's time for our very first clip show! Featuring our favorite stories and questions from the first ten episodes:
Dogs driving cars
Horses learning to read
"How much do I tip my groomer?"
"How can I get my neighbors to behave in the elevator?"
"Why do my dog's paws smell like corn chips?"
And a fan-favorite beyond sit.
We'll be back next week, so send us your questions and we'll answer them then . . . we promise!
I got a head cold in between recording this weekend, so we've got a shortened episode this week. Luckily, we got News for Dogs in the can before my voice disappeared into my nasal cavity, so we got some great stories for you:
Wild dogs know how to vote!
Pretty Boy Floyd on the loose (or How the Eclipse Really Did Affect One Animal's Behavior)! Fancy horses at JFK!
And how Zoo Miami preps their the animals ride out Hurricane Irma.
(You can donate to the Houston SPCA here, btw.)
Thanks for your patience! We'll be back with a full episode next week, so send in your questions.
This week, in a very special episode, we sit down with the Senior Keeper of the Carolina Tiger Rescue and take a short audio tour of the sanctuary itself.
Here are ways to get involved:
Also, check out their Amazon Wish List , full of all sort of things from paper towels, to chain saws, to Axe body spray.
("We are out of Axe Body Spray! The ocelots and coatimundis love it!")
Should my dog sitter post pictures online of my dogs? And why does my cat torture everything before it kills it?
Plus, we follow up with Olive Oyl's circus skills!
In the lab... everyone can understand your scream!
In this week's episode:
Plus, we answer your questions:
How do you tell a client they're wrong? We recommend some hypoallergenic pets . . . And is Efrem allergic to lions—and ruining Eve's dreams of living like Tippi Hedren?
All this and funny bird-sounds!
Just in time for Independence Day, we give you some hints to help keep your pup happy while the bombs are a-bursting in air (that's fireworks suggestions for you folks not in the U.S.)
Plus your pet questions:
How do I know if my dog is panting, or smiling?
Building trust in a dog with a checkered past.
Intro to muzzles.
And a special breakfast question!
New this week!
What to do about a gerbil on the loose! A cat using the bathroom, but not how you want.
Oh, and how do I get these birds to stop attacking my dog?!
Check out the Kismet Podcast to hear more about Jasper, our visitor this week (it's toute cute.)
We also mentioned the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch, which is an incredibly useful resource. If you eat seafood, you really ought to give them a look.