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  • Bad Breeds: What's the Real Story?

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    We've all heard about various breeds of dogs who've gotten a bad rap.  Pit Bulls, Dobermans, Rottweilers--but are the negative beliefs about these animals warranted?  Do these dogs inherently have bad temperaments?  Are they more likely to attack? Or could it all simply be the way they're raised nd handled?  In this episode of The Missy Show, we explore all these questions and more.  If you've ever considered adopting one of these dogs, but have had reservations, be sure to check out this episode, Saturday, February 13th at 5p.m. Central.

  • Jodi Murphy, Master Pet Stylist Returns to GroomerTALK Radio

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    Sunday, February 21, 2016 1PM Pacific 4PM Eastern
    Hi everyone. I have been a four time member of Groom Team USA  and ranked one of the top groomers in the country. I am a multiple Best In Show and Best All Around competitor. An International medalist winning a gold and bronze medal in Barcelona, Spain in 2004 and a gold medal in Milan, Italy in 2007 competing among 13 countries of world renown groomers. In 2005 and 2006 I was awarded Best American Groomer. I captured the title of World Grand Champion in the Oster Invitational Tournament of Champions. This tournament was by invitation only. Forty-two competitors from around the world were invited, and I was thrilled to take the Championship title. I am currently a speaker and contest judge traveling nationally and internationally educating groomers here and abroad. I love to educate groomers around the world. I hold seminars, workshops and training sessions for groomers who want to perfect their skills. I am a two time Master Pet Stylist.  I am Master Certified with ISCC as well as National Dog Groomers Association of America.  I am also a Certifier with National Dog Groomers.I have produced the most complete instructional video series available to help educate new groomers as well as help seasoned groomers perfect their skills. I enjoy sharing my knowledge and experience and help people perfect their skill. I have published the newest most innovative grooming book in the industry, Dog Grooming Simplified, a must-have educational tool for all groomers. Dog Grooming Simplified was awarded Book of the Year by Barkleigh Honors in 2014! I have manufactured my own line of Grooming Apparel bringing fashion to our industry.  My grooming appear is fitted, slimming and extremely professional made with breathable, lightweight nylon. Be sure to check my website at www.jodimurphy.net for my complete product line.

  • Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer brought to you by Kalmbach Feeds

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    Episode 1057. Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer®, brought to you by Kalmbach Feeds, is a nationally broadcast web radio show all about keeping backyard poultry, show poultry, and living a self-sufficiant lifestyle. Each week, the Chicken Whisperer®, Editor In Chief of, Chicken Whisperer Magazine, Author of, The Chicken Whisperer's Guide To Keeping Chickens, and National Spokesperson for the USDA-APHIS Biosecurity for Birds Program, welcomes experts in their field from around the country to share their knowledge about backyard poultry, show poultry, and living a self-sufficiant lifestyle. Regular guests include, poultry scientist and professor, Dr. Brigid McCrea, Ph.D., poultry veterinarian, Dr. Maurice Pitesky, DVM, MPVM, Dipl ACVPM, Peter Brown, aka The Chicken Doctor, Alexandra Douglas, aka The Quail Lady, Rip Stalvey, APA judge, and more! Other guests include, but are not limited to, FFA members, 4H members, poultry club members, and the who's who in the backyard poultry, show poultry, and self-sufficiant lifestyle industries. The Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer® web radio show has given away more chicken coops, and chicken related prizes than anyone else on the planet! Tune in to learn more about your backyard chickens from the experts!

  • Charlotte Johansson joins us for some carpet python talk

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    In this episode we are joined by Charlotte Johansson and we will be talking with her about her carpet python collection. We will be discussing her appraoch to keeping and breding carpet pythons.

  • The Raw Pet Digest - Show #533

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    Join hosts, animal naturopaths, Dr. Kim Bloomer and Dr. Jeannie Thomason this week as they share a special show with their friend, latest graduate in small animal naturopathy from the American Council of Animal Naturopathy, and publisher of Raw Pet Digest, Kristin Clark. Of course they will be talking companion carnivores and Kristin's journey into a whole health lifestyle for ALL animals!

  • Saltwater Tropical Fish Chat on AVN: Foxface Rabbitfish

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    I have become attached to the Foxface rabbitfish species. I find them to be a very nice saltwater fish with some striking coloration patterns and an awesome personality to go with it. Foxfaces are peacefull, but yet very aggressive algae eaters and so easy to keep. For years, the One Spot Foxface has always been a dream fish of mine and now I finally own one. If you have a large saltwater tank, a foxface will be perfect for you!!!
    Topics for the show:
    ~ The different kinds of Foxfaces
    ~ Caring for the Foxface in the home saltwater aquarium
    ~ Did You know facts on the foxface
    ~AND MORE!!

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  • Silver Peppered Inland carpet python with Darren Whittaker

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    Episode #236
    In this episode we will be joined by Darren Whittaker to talk about on of the collest carpet python morphs in the world, The silver peppered inland. This past season Darren proved this morph to be recessive. We will talk about the back story of this morph and what will be the future of this morph.
    We will also be hitting on some of the other projects that Darren is working on. 

  • Animal DNA Testing: Reasons Why It's Done

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    DNA testing in humans has proved to be helpful in many respects:  proving or disproving paternity, discovering if certain groups are more susceptible to certain diseases, and clearing innocent people's names who've been found guilty of crimes, (just to name a few).  But what could be some possible uses of DNA testing in animals?  In this episode of The Missy Show, we set out to find the usefulness of DNA testing for our pets.  Join us Saturday, March 5th at 5pm Central.

  • Australian Venomous Snakes with Scott Eipper

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    We are joined again by Scott Eipper to talk about the different aspects of Australian venomous snakes, both in the wild and in captivity.

  • Carpet python discussions

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    Episode # 237
    Carpet python discussions
    in this episode Eric and Owen will be talking about how there snake breeding season is progressing. They will also be discussing the latest events in the world of Morelia.

  • Pet Emergency & Disaster Planning with Mary Oquendo

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    Sunday, 3/20/16, 1PM Pacific, 4PM Eastern Mary Oquendo, PTI, CCS. Mary Oquendo returns to GroomerTALK Radio to answer your questions and share her expertise in pet emergency and disaster planning. Mary is the owner and stylist of Pawsitively Pretty Mobile Grooming Salon in Danbury,Connecticut and one of only 13 Certified Master Pet Tech Instructors worldwide. She leads pet educational seminars and takes a holistic approach to handling animals. Her titles include both both Reiki Master and Certified Crystal Therapist. She is the East Coast Chair of the Professional Cat Groomers Association of America, as well as a Certified Master Cat Groomer and certifier. Mary is a proud member of the New England Pet Grooming Professionals organization, and a Certified Canine Specialist with PIJAC.I am the founder of Pawsitive Educational Training, Mary has been nominated for the coveted Cardinal Crystal Mobile Groomer of the Year in 2011. She also works with the Groomers Emergency Assistance Fund, and continues her passion is to bring educational opportunities to groomers and pet owners everywhere. She shares her heart and home with my husband Ernesto and 4 spoiled dogs.

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