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  • 00:44

    Wheelchair Bound Dachshund-Frankie-Teaches Important Lessons

    in Family

    Award winning author Barbara Techel is a passionate advocate for dogs with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) and dogs in wheelchairs. She is also passionate about helping others see their challenges in a positive way. She is also passionate about helping others see their challenges in a positive way. After her dachshund, Frankie suffered a spinal injury she had him custom-fitted for a wheelchair.  Barbara realized the beautiful opportunity she had to spread a positive message. In her newest book, "Through Frankie's Eyes" she takes you on a journey that led her to live her own truth and live with more joy, all because of what Frankie taught her along the way. 
    Through Frankie’s Eyes: One woman’s journey to her authentic self, and the dog on wheels who led the way   Help us honor and celebrate all dogs in wheelchairs and the lessons of love, hope and joy they teach us.   www.joyfulpaws.com

  • 01:01

    Encore Performance: Swimming with Dolphins

    in Pets

    Guest, Mary J. Getten is a telepathic animal communicator, teacher, marine naturalist and author of the Nautilus Award winning book, Communicating with Orcas: The Whales Perspective. Mary has helped clients around the world create more harmony and understanding with their pets since 1996, and has been teaching others to do the same for 12 years. She has taken many groups of people to meet with Gray Whales in Mexico, Humpbacks in Hawaii and Tonga, Orcas in the San Juan Islands, and Dolphins in the Bahamas. Visit www.marygetten.com to find out more about Mary. Award-winning author Barbara Techel and her dog Frankie known as the "Walk 'N Roll Dog" have been dedicated to bringing a positive face to disabled animals, especially those diagnosed with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) since 2007. In order to expand their mission of trying to help more animals with special needs, Barbara created Frankie’s Disabled Animal Rescue and Resource Facebook Page.

  • 00:31

    Guest: Barbara Techel

    in Pets

    Charmaine is excited to welcome Barbara Techel to the show today.
    Barbara is the award-winning author of Frankie, the Walk ‘N Roll Dog children’s book series. When her dachshund, Frankie, suffered a spinal injury, Barbara had her custom-fitted for a wheelchair. Barbara and Frankie made over 400 visits to schools and libraries from 2008-2012 encouraging children to be positive despite their own challenges. Frankie was also a certified therapy dog having made over 250 visits to facilities. Barbara is a passionate advocate for dogs with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD), like Frankie had, and dogs in wheelchairs. She recently founded National Walk ‘N Roll Dog Day in memory of Frankie and in honor of all dogs in wheelchairs.  You can learn more about Barbara at www.joyfulpaws.com
    Host Charmaine Hammond is the author of On Toby's Terms (Bettie Youngs Books) which is being turned into a major motion picture (see www.ontobysterms.com). She also authored Toby The Pet Therapy Dog & His Hospital Friends, GPS Your Best Life and Toby Says Be a Buddy Not a Bully.  She has developed a program for authors, Your Book As a Business, where she shares her learnings, lessons and success about the business of books.
     

  • 01:05

    In Honor of Frankie, the Walk 'N Roll Dog

    in Pets

    Frankie, the Walk 'N Roll Dog, crossed the rainbow bridge recently. On this Encore Performance of an earlier show, you will hear from Award-winning author Barbara Techel and her dog Frankie known as the "Walk 'N Roll Dog". They have been dedicated to bringing a positive face to disabled animals, especially those diagnosed with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) since 2007. In order to expand their mission of trying to help more animals with special needs, Barbara created Frankie’s Disabled Animal Rescue and Resource Facebook Page. You will also hear from Mary J. Getten,  a telepathic animal communicator, teacher, marine naturalist and author of the Nautilus Award winning book, Communicating with Orcas: The Whales Perspective.  She has taken many groups of people to meet with Gray Whales in Mexico, Humpbacks in Hawaii and Tonga, Orcas in the San Juan Islands, and Dolphins in the Bahamas.

  • 01:01

    Talk2theAnimalsRadio

    in Pets

    Do you think the only REAL difference between us and the animals is two legs? Then you're in the right place! Tonight's guest, Mary J. Getten is a telepathic animal communicator, teacher, marine naturalist and author of the Nautilus Award winning book, Communicating with Orcas: The Whales Perspective. Mary has helped clients around the world create more harmony and understanding with their pets since 1996, and has been teaching others to do the same for 12 years. She has taken many groups of people to meet with Gray Whales in Mexico, Humpbacks in Hawaii and Tonga, Orcas in the San Juan Islands, and Dolphins in the Bahamas. Visit www.marygetten.com to find out more about Mary. Award-winning author Barbara Techel and her dog Frankie known as the "Walk 'N Roll Dog" have been dedicated to bringing a positive face to disabled animals, especially those diagnosed with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) since 2007. In order to expand their mission of trying to help more animals with special needs, Barbara created Frankie’s Disabled Animal Rescue and Resource Facebook Page.

  • 01:00

    Swimming with Dolphins

    in Pets



    Tonight's guest, Mary J. Getten is a telepathic animal communicator, teacher, marine naturalist and author of the Nautilus Award winning book, Communicating with Orcas: The Whales Perspective. Mary has helped clients around the world create more harmony and understanding with their pets since 1996, and has been teaching others to do the same for 12 years. She has taken many groups of people to meet with Gray Whales in Mexico, Humpbacks in Hawaii and Tonga, Orcas in the San Juan Islands, and Dolphins in the Bahamas. Visit www.marygetten.com to find out more about Mary.

    Award-winning author Barbara Techel and her dog Frankie known as the "Walk 'N Roll Dog" have been dedicated to bringing a positive face to disabled animals, especially those diagnosed with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) since 2007.

    In order to expand their mission of trying to help more animals with special needs, Barbara created Frankie’s Disabled Animal Rescue and Resource Facebook Page.