Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

Popular in Pets

  • Are you afraid of animals, and how do animals see you if you are?

    in Pets

    So many people are afraid of animals. Not just snakes and spiders and mice, but also dogs and horses. And even people that live with animals are sometimes afraid. Horse owners that are afraid to ride their horse, dog owners afraid and intimidated by their own dog. 
    How do the animals see us when we are intimidated by them? And can we change the situation? Can it be turned around? Find out Charlie’s perspective on this issue. And find out how you might be able to overcome your fears!

  • Canine Lymphoma or Other Cancer Diagnosis? Save-An-Angel Can Help

    in Pets

    Save-An-Angel was founded to help raise money and awareness for canine cancer treatments. Today we also rescue dogs from kill shelters and off the streets. Our mission is to to raise awareness about canine lymphoma, the importance of checking your dog regularly for lumps and finding ways to help fund the cure. We also aim to educate and help fund spay/neutering pets to prevent cancer and overpopulation.  Save-An-Angel has saved over 200 homeless and abused animals from kill shelters and off the streets. We are an all breed, foster home, volunteer based rescue that primarily helps dogs in Louisiana. However we help network all over the country with the help of Angel's Saints. We rely on donations to get the Rescue Pack spayed/neutered; micro-chipped and vaccinated before they are adopted by loving forever homes. Sometimes the dogs need heart worm treatments or surgery to fix a broken leg or other various injuries. We couldn't do it without you and are thankful for your support. Please visit our website to donate today: http://www.save-an-angel.org/  

  • GTPKeeper Radio Welcomes Michael Cermak

    in Pets

    Join the hosts, Bill Stegall and Buddy Buscemi, as welcome Michael Cermak to GTPKeeper Radio. Michael keeps and breeds Green Pythons in Australia and we will discuss his husbandry methods including keeping his chondros outside !GASP! Michael will also share his observations of Greens in the wild and give us tips on how to capture our chondros on film.

  • Aquatics Euphoria: Speaking About The Flowerhorn, A Controversy!

    in Pets

    Flowerhorn breeding dates from 1993. Malaysians admired fish with protruding heads, known as Kaloi or "warships," found in the western part of the nation. The slightly protruding forehead and long tail of these fish were prized in Taiwanese society as bringing luck in geomancy. By 1994, red devil cichlids and trimac cichlids had been imported from Central America to Malaysia and the hybrid blood parrot cichlid had been imported from Taiwan to Malaysia and bred these fish together, marking the birth of the flowerhorn.
    Come by and listen to this discussion!

  • Renee King-Sonnen, founder of Rowdy Girl Sanctuary

    in Pets

    Renee's is transitioning into a very edgy immersion into veganism.  Renee is forever changed by her decision. It's been a long time coming, and being married to her husband that she loves and respects dearly is what catapulted her over the edge of "no return"!  She lives on a 96 acre ranch with him. She was transplanted from suburbia to the ranch 6 years ago where she fell in love with all the critters....kinda like Elly Mae Clampett.  Renee named them all and loved everyone - she'd go out and spend time with them, dance around them - sing to them and talk to them.
    Then they started being trailered up to go to the sale barn, and the experience of watching them leave, the mamas wailing for a week and the absense of their souls in the pasture haunted Renee. This past Halloween, while at her mother in laws, Renee found myself saying no to anything with meat in it. She'd been vegetarian in the past and even tried a raw diet for several months, but never had the compassion connection until she LIVED IT!  She loves those animals - she sees their souls, and they see hers.  Renee can tell they are looking at her out of the corner of their eye. Renee says they can feel our motives.
     

  • How do pets deal with ghost encounters?

    in Pets

    Ghosts are beings with our bodies and some animals can see them like they were in the flesh. Entities expert Shannon O’Hara, Charlie and Suzy will explore how we can deal with the encounters with more ease. Can we assist those animals that have a hard time with the disembodied? 
    And what is the Charlie’s point of view about ghosts? Does your cat, your dog or your horse perceive them? And how do they deal with it? Some of them might have total ease, others might have strong reactions, like spooking, barking, excessive meowing and hissing. Let us find out what other possibilities there are dealing with the issue in this pre-recorded show.

  • Most Popular Tags in Pets

  • Susan Hamilton Animal Therapy

    in Pets

    Susan Hamilton utilizes Animal Communication and Energy Healing using Healing Touch for animals among other techniques such as - Animal Communication, Healing Touch for Animals, Nutritional consulting, Accupressure, Kinesiology, Scalar Wave and Reiki.
    Susan has over 40 years experience in dealing with animals from German Shepherds to Great Danes and Thoroughbreds to Quarter Horses. She has always had an “intuitive” feel for her animals and often seemed to just “know” things about them. Susan belonged to the Gold Creek Cavalry where she and her horse participated in drills, parades camp outs and trail rides. She later showed horses on the “A” Hunter/Jumper circuit in the Adult Amateur and Amateur Owner divisions.. Riding with such luminaries as Brad Laird and John Bauman. She has also successfully shown German Shepherd dogs in the confirmation show ring.
    She began this particular journey when she lost her mare to laminitis.a very painful disease of the hoof. Another of her horses was misdiagnosed with Insulin Resistance much like diabetes in humans Over the next few years and many unproductive vet bills, it was discovered that he did not have this disease at all. Having him on a good nutritious diet, lots of turnout, proper exercise, body and energy work were the keys to keeping him healthy and happy. Susan was drawn to learning much more about nutrition both for animals and people.
    Throughout her life, Susan has never been without an animal of some sort. At one point she owned 12 horses. Working in the painting and construction industry was the means of supporting all her animals. Susan is finally realizing her lifelong dream of being able to work directly with animals in a wonderful and unique way. 

About Pets

To animal lovers, pets make the dearest companions, providing unconditional love that lasts a lifetime. Here you'll find a whole herd of pet-related podcasts, featuring conversations with the world's best pet service providers: animal trainers, veterinarians, pet rescue workers, groomers, authors, Animal Planet stars, even pet psychics! Choose from hundreds of shows, including go-to guides for pet parents or those looking to adopt, filled with tips and tricks for every canine conundrum, feline hijinks or aviary issue around. Since pets teach us so much about friendship and responsibility, the positive impact they bring to our lives is undeniable. They have an extraordinary ability to heal, especially hospital patients, nursing home residents, prison inmates and more through animal-assisted therapy. So whether your best friend is warmblooded and fuzzy or coldblooded and scaly, you'll connect with a fun flock of likeminded animal advocates to share insight and learn about all things pets.

Join Host Live Chats

Related Topics

From the BTR Blog