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The Woof Meow Show

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The Woof Meow Show, airing since 2004, is hosted by Don Hanson and Kate Dutra of the Green Acres Kennel Shop in Bangor, Maine. The show focuses on educating people about dogs and cats, their behavior, health care, nutritional needs, and their relationship with their people. Guests range from local v… read more

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WoofMeowShow2021-04-10-An Update on Pet Nutrition Pet Food with Animal Nutritionist Dr. Richard Patton

April 16th, 2021

45:22

If you want to learn what and how to feed your pet, you will not want to miss this show.  Kate and Don will be talking with animal nutritionist Dr. …

ENCORE-Pet Nutrition with Dr. Richard Patton, First Air Date: 02APR16,

April 16th, 2021

46:01

We first interviewed animal nutritionist Dr. Richard Patton, for a show that aired on April 2nd, 2016. As I reviewed that show preparing for our 2021 interview with Dr. Patton, it was clear that everything we discussed …

The Importance of Regular Wellness and Preventative Veterinary Care with Dr. Mark Hanks

March 6th, 2021

47:08

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 6th, 2021, Don talks with veterinarian Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, Maine. Our topic is the importance and benefit of pets having a …

2021 Dog Training Classes at Green Acres Kennel Shop

February 28th, 2021

46:30

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from February 20th, 2021, Kate interviews Don, asking how the COVID-19 pandemic affected the Green Acres training program in 2020 and what training classes will look like in 2021. …

Cat Behavior Problems with Dr. Christine Calder

February 28th, 2021

46:29

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from February 13th, 2021, Don talks with veterinary behaviorist Dr. Christine Calder from Calder Veterinary Behavior Services about common behavioral problems with cats. The show …

Science Dogs of New England with Lindsay Ware, - 24OCT20

February 22nd, 2021

47:25

In case you didn’t know it, your dog’s sense of smell is amazing. In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from October 24th, 2020, Kate and Don talk to Lindsay Ware, the founder of  Science Dogs of New England, where …

Pets in the News No 14

February 21st, 2021

48:39

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 23rd, 2021, Kate and Don address four topics; What is the ideal age for spaying or neutering your …

Pets in the News No 13 - All About Cats

January 19th, 2021

50:18

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 16th, 2021, Kate and Don focus on our feline friends. They start by discussing an article entitled “What Makes A Cat” by Dr. Liz Bales that suggests how we can improve …

Cold Weather Tips for Pets - 2021

January 11th, 2021

47:32

Kate and Don discuss the change in the seasons and how reduced daylight, lower temperatures, snow, and ice, affects our pets. Tune in and learn how …

The Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank and Green Acres’ 2020 Annual Fundraiser

November 28th, 2020

49:02

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from November 28th, 2020, Don talks with Kelly Adams and Mike Trafton from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging about Green Acres Kennel Shop and The Woof Meow Show’s 13th annual …

Preparing for the Holidays - Halloween, Thanksgiving, December

October 18th, 2020

49:31

The last three months of the year are often your favorite or least favorite time of year. It is a time filled with holidays, more guests in our home …

This and That About Living with Pets, Volume 1

August 2nd, 2020

45:29

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from August 1st, 2020, Kate and Don share some of their experiences with their pets. Even with their knowledge and expertise, their pets are not always “perfect.” In this show, they …

WoofMeowShow-2020-07-11-What We Feed Our Pets and Why-Don Hanson-Kate Dutra-LindaCase

July 11th, 2020

55:23

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from July 11th, 2020, Don and Kate talk about pet nutrition with author, and animal nutritionist, Linda Case.

Green Acres Kennel Shop’s Puppy Headstart Class Goes ONLINE

June 20th, 2020

43:26

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from June 20th, 2020 Kate interviews co-host Don Hanson about the online Puppy Headstart class he has developed for Green Acres Kennel Shop. They discuss what prompted the …

Podcast – Anxiety, Fears & Phobias with Dr. Christine Calder

June 17th, 2020

51:22

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from June 6th, 2020, Don talks with Veterinary Behaviorist Dr. Christine Calder about anxiety, fears, and …

Separation Anxiety in Dogs with Dr. Christine Calder

June 17th, 2020

49:24

Don talks with Veterinary Behaviorist Dr. Christine Calder about separation anxiety in dogs. Separation Anxiety is a panic disorder in dogs that cannot cope with being left alone. These dogs are not misbehaving to get …

Pet Care in a Pandemic-Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

May 11th, 2020

54:46

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from May 7th, 2020, Don talks with veterinarian Dr. Mark Hanks from the Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, Maine, about caring for our client’s pets amid the COVID-19 …

Pets in the News No. 10

May 2nd, 2020

50:33

If you brought home a puppy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, you will not want to miss this show. Puppies have a critical socialization period from 3 to 16 weeks of age. How they are exposed to new things can greatly affect …

Pets in the News No. 9

April 26th, 2020

49:54

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from April 25th, 2020, Kate and Don discuss several recent articles in the news about dogs and cats. The topics …

Charlee and the Electronic Shock Containment System w-Dan Antolec

April 18th, 2020

48:14

Have you ever thought about using a shock collar with your dog, or do you currently use one? Do you know someone that does? Please, listen to this …

Babies, Toddlers, Kids & Dogs with Jennifer Shryock from Family Paws Parent Education

March 28th, 2020

52:32

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 28th, 2020, Kate and Don have a conversation with Jennifer Shryock about keeping children and dogs …

Pets in the News No. 8

March 24th, 2020

49:12

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 14th, 2020, Kate and Don discuss several recent articles in the news about dogs and cats. The topics they discuss include; cats and some of the things we do that cause …

Introducing My Perfect Pet, Gently-Cooked, Fresh Food for Pets, with owner Karen Neola

February 22nd, 2020

49:59

If you are looking for healthy options when feeding your dog or cat, we think you will find this podcast very informative.

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from February 22nd, 2020, Kate and Don interview Karen …

Important Facts About Spaying & Neutering with Dr. Christine Calder

February 15th, 2020

43:52

If you are wondering if you should spay or neuter your pet, and when to do so, may find this podcast helpful. 

Not so many years ago, the consensus …

Pets in the News No. 7

January 18th, 2020

50:01

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 18th, 2020 Kate and Don discuss several recent articles in the news about dogs and cats. The topics they discuss include; Dogs and Love, how attending puppy classes …

Introducing Dr. Christine Calder, Maine’s 1st Veterinary Behaviorist

January 12th, 2020

47:37

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 11th, 2020 Kate and Don interview Dr. Christine Calder, Maine’s first and currently only veterinary behaviorist. Dr. Calder is one of only 86 veterinary behaviorists in …

Pets in the News No. 6

January 4th, 2020

48:47

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 4th, 2020 Kate and Don discuss several recent articles in the news about dogs and cats. The topics they discuss include; the effect of vaping on our pets and the …

The Benefits of Training Your Dog and 2020 Classes at Green Acres Kennel Shop

December 7th, 2019

48:46

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from December 7th, 2019, Kate and Don discuss the benefits of training a dog and why it's so important. They explain how your learning about canine behavior and how your dog …

Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People – 2019

November 30th, 2019

48:00

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from November 30th, 2019, Kate and Don offer suggestions on things you can give your pet and yourself that they believe will greatly benefit the relationship between the two of you. …

The EAAA Furry Friends Food Bank and Green Acres’ 2019 Fundraiser

November 23rd, 2019

48:01

Kate and Don sit down with Kelly Adams and Mike Trafton from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging and Green Acres Kennel Shop and The Woof Meow Show’s 11th annual fundraiser for the EAAA Furry Friends Food Bank. Tune in, …

Pet Photography with Deb Bell & Holiday Pet Portraits

October 5th, 2019

49:23

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from October 5th, 2019, Don and Debra Bell, from Bell’s Furry Friends Photography, talk about pet photography …

Introducing Certified Pet Groomer Caitlin Christie

September 29th, 2019

47:53

Kate and Don talk with Green Acres Kennel shops new certified pet groomer Caitlin Christie. Caitlin tells us how she became interested in pets and grooming, her education, and the services she can provide to help your …

he Bangor Humane Society Building for Tomorrow & Paws on Parade

August 24th, 2019

47:58

Don and Kate speak with Suzan Prendergast & Stacey Coventry from the Bangor Humane Society about their capital campaign; Building4Tomorrow and the 26th annual Paws on Parade celebration and fundraiser.

Listen, and …

DCM, the FDA, and Dog Food-the Science and the Hype with Canine Nutritionist Linda Case

August 8th, 2019

49:58

If you are concerned about heart disease in your pets and grain-free pet foods using non-standard proteins, you will not want to miss this show.

Kate and Don speak with canine nutritionist Linda Case, author of Dog Food …

What’s Shocking About Shock – What Science Tells Us About the Use of Shock in Dog Training

July 27th, 2019

48:33

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from July 27th, 2019 Kate interviews Don, asking him about his article, What’s Shocking About Shock – What …

Pet’s in the News–No. 4 Pet Food, DCM and The FDA

July 26th, 2019

52:34

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from July 20th, 2019 Kate and Don discuss one of the hottest topics in the news and social media; pet food and …

Meet Green Acres New Operations Manager - Nicole Crocker

July 13th, 2019

48:34

Kate and Don interview Nicole Crocker, Green Acres Kennel Shops new operations manager. We discuss Nicole’s pets as a child, how she became a pet …

Summer and Hot Weather Pet Care (2019)

July 8th, 2019

48:17

Kate and Don do their annual summer show featuring tips on keeping your pets safe and healthy. They address the heat and sun, water safety, ticks, …

Pets in the News No. 3

July 8th, 2019

50:56

Kate and Don discuss recent information about pets published on the internet and in the news. Stories and articles they address are:

  • An Investigate …

Dog Training and Dog Smart: Evidence-based Training with The Science Dog, an interview with Linda Case, Part 2

May 18th, 2019

50:24

In this second of a two series, Kate and Don interview dog trainer and author Linda Case about her book Dog Smart: Evidence-based Training with The Science Dog. In the last episode, we focused on foundational material …

Podcast – Listener Questions No. 34

May 14th, 2019

48:54

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 30th, 2019 Kate and Don answer questions we have received from listeners and clients. In this show …

Dog Training and Dog Smart: Evidence-based Training with The Science Dog, an interview with Linda Case, Part 1

May 12th, 2019

49:35

In this first of a two-part series, Kate and Don interview dog trainer and author Linda Case about her book Dog Smart: Evidence-based Training with The Science Dog. When Don read and reviewed Linda’s book last December …

New Product Highlights-Spring 2019-Part 2

April 27th, 2019

49:27

In this show from April 27th, 2019, Kate and Don discuss some new products available at Green Acres. The first is Koha canned dog food. Next, are several new dog treats; Off-Leash Mini Trainers, NutriSource Jerky Treats

New Product Highlights-Spring 2019-Part 1

April 20th, 2019

46:24

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from April 20th, 2019, Kate and Don discuss some new products available at Green Acres. They start by reviewing several products from Earth Animal for the safe and effective …

Pets in the News No. 2

April 15th, 2019

48:44

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from April 13th, 2019, Kate and Don discuss recent information about pets published on the internet. Articles …

Going to the Dog Park – Is It A Good Idea for You and Your Dog?

April 7th, 2019

47:10

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from April 6th, 2019, Don and Kate discuss how dog parks can be a great outlet for many dogs, but how they can also create behavioral problems for some dogs. They are not always a …

Especially for New Puppy Parents – Part 3

March 17th, 2019

48:32

This episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 16th, 2019 is the third show in a three-part series. Kate and Don discuss; the initial training tasks you will want to focus on with your new puppy. That includes; …

Especially for New Puppy Parents – Part 2

March 17th, 2019

48:04

This episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 9th, 2019 is the second show in a three-part series. Kate and Don discuss; play biting, roughhousing, the importance and benefits of starting a Puppy Headstart class by the …

Especially for New Puppy Parents – Part 1

March 17th, 2019

48:49

This episode of The Woof Meow Show from March 2nd, 2019 is the first show in a three-part series, Kate and Don discuss several things that prospective puppy owners and people who have just brought home a puppy will want …

Infectious Diseases and Parasites & Your Pet with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

March 17th, 2019

48:19

 Don talks with Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic’s Dr. Mark Hanks about infectious diseases and parasites that affect our pets. We discuss Canine Lyme Disease and Anaplasma and other tick-borne diseases including …

Spaying and Neutering Your Pet with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 11th, 2019

47:44

Spay and Neuter Awareness Month starts on February 1st. Because this is such an important topic, we do a show on it every year. Ten years ago, the decision of whether to spay and neuter and when to do so was much more …

The Benefits of Training Your Dog and 2019 Classes at Green Acres

February 8th, 2019

49:13

Kate and Don discuss the many benefits of training your precious pup. They consider how teaching your dog to have some basic manners can allow your dog to be with you more often and in more places. They address how …

Dental Care for Pets 2019 with Dr. Katie Carter

January 26th, 2019

50:14

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 26th, 2019 Don interviews Dr. Katie Carter from River Road Veterinary Hospital about pet dental care and the importance of preventing periodontal disease. Chronic …

The Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank and Green Acres’ 2018 Annual Fundraiser

November 20th, 2018

51:46

Kate and Don talk with Kelly Adams and Mike Trafton about the work of the Eastern Area Agency on Aging a non-profit agency serving seniors in  Penobscot, Piscataquis, Hancock, and Washington counties since 1973. We …

Cold Weather and Holiday Tips for Pets-2018

November 19th, 2018

49:48

Kate and Don discuss the change in the seasons and how reduced daylight, lower temperatures, snow and ice, and the hectic holiday season affects our …

The P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center in Camden

October 14th, 2018

48:31

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from Saturday, October 13th, Don travels to Camden where he interviews Brandi Moore and Claire Brunner of the P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center where Claire is the Director of Animal …

Is Feeding A Grain-Free Food to Our Dogs Dangerous?, with Linda Case

September 29th, 2018

49:15

Grain-Free dog food has been all over the news since July 12th and sadly the information the mass media has reported been oversimplified and …

Rabies with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

September 29th, 2018

51:41

In the past few months, the news has been filled with stories about rabid wildlife in Maine. Rabies is a dangerous disease so we thought it would be …

The Importance of Annual Wellness and Preventative Veterinary Care with Dr. Katie Carter from River Road Veterinary Hospital

September 8th, 2018

49:24

Don talks with Dr. Katie Carter of the River Road Veterinary Hospital in Orrington about the importance of annual wellness veterinary care for pets. We discuss what Katie looks for in an annual exam of a cat and dog as …

Using Dogs to Track Wounded Game with Lindsay Ware of United Blood Trackers

August 23rd, 2018

48:49

Kate and Don have a conversation with Green Acres Dog Training Instructor Lindsay Ware about her work with her dogs Gander and Aldo and United Blood Trackers. Lindsay discusses how she has trained her dogs to help …

The Bangor Humane Society and Their 25th Annual Paws on Parade

August 23rd, 2018

49:05

Kate and Don talk with Suzan Prendergast and Stacey Coventry from the Bangor Humane Society. We discuss the history of BHS, its mission, and what’s been happening over the past year. Stacey also tells us about the newly …

Meet Green Acres Kennel Shops New Groomer – Taylor Bean

August 9th, 2018

52:14

Kate and Don chat with Green Acres’ new Professional Pet Stylist, Taylor Bean. We discuss when Taylor first decided she wanted a career with animals, the pets she had growing up and has now, how she trained to be a …

Listener Questions #33

August 9th, 2018

50:30

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from 21JUL18, Kate and Don answer questions from their listeners. Topics addressed include:

  1. What do we need to …

Things To Consider When Boarding A Pet-Part 2

August 9th, 2018

48:46

In part two of this two-part series, Kate and Don start off where they left off at the end of last week’s show; discussing group play at boarding and daycare facilities. They consider whether or not group play is …

WoofMeowShow-2018-07-07Things to Consider When Boarding A Pet-Part 1

July 7th, 2018

48:46

In part one of this two-part series, Kate and Don start by discussing pet care options when you need to go away and cannot or do not, want to take your pet with you. They discuss the pros and cons of leaving a dog with …

The Woof Meow Show: How Hemp-Derived Phytocannabinoid Nutraceuticals Can Help My Pets with Julianna Carella

June 23rd, 2018

51:44

Kate and Don interview Julianna Carella, CEO and Founder of Treatibles and Auntie Dolores. We discuss the use of hemp-derived phytocannabinoid …

The Woof Meow Show: Listener Questions No. 32

June 16th, 2018

49:15

Kate and Don answer questions from their listeners. Topics addressed include 1. At what age should I start training my dog?, 2. What are the most …

Seasonal Pet Tips-Summer and Hot Weather Pet Care (2018)

May 27th, 2018

49:44

Kate and Don offer several tips on keeping your pets safe during the hotter and more active summer months. They discuss the heat and the sun, water safety, bug bites, parasites, allergies, herbicides, pesticides, and …

An Eastern Approach to Pet Nutrition with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture

May 19th, 2018

49:45

n this episode of The Woof Meow Show from May 19th, 2018, Don learns about the Eastern or Chinese Medicine approach to nutrition from Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture. Last year Dr. Munzer completed a …

Essential Oils for Pets with Rachel Pelletier & Giselle Bridges

May 12th, 2018

48:50

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from May 12th, 2018, Don talks with Rachael Pelletier and Giselle Bridges about essential oils and there use with pets. We start off with an overview, describing what essential oils …

Listener Questions No. 31

May 6th, 2018

49:19

Kate and Don address the following questions; 1) Why is it important for cats to have wet or canned food in their diet?, 2.) Would you elect to ship …

The Woof Meow Show: Maine Lost Dog Recovery with Kathy Vanaria

April 18th, 2018

49:45

Don chats with volunteer Kathy Vanaria about the vital work being done by Maine Lost Dog Recovery and how they can help you recover your pet if they …

Listener Questions No. 30

April 3rd, 2018

51:53

Kate and  Don answer questions they have been asked by clients and listeners. In this show they answer the following: 1) What is it like working with …

Ick! A Tick! and Lyme Disease with Dr. Dave Cloutier

March 17th, 2018

51:45

Kate and Don speak with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about ticks, Lyme disease, and the other diseases carried by ticks, and how these parasites and the bacteria they carry can adversely affect …

ENCORE: We’re Getting A Puppy/Dog-Part 2

March 10th, 2018

49:47

This is an encore presentation of a show that first aired on March 11th of 2017. This show and part 1 of this show, which aired on March 3rd of this year, are companion shows to Finding the Right Dog for You and Your …

WoofMeowShow-2018-03-03ENCORE-Were Getting A Puppy or a DogPart-1

March 3rd, 2018

50:16

This is an encore presentation of a show that first aired on March 4th of 2017. If you have a puppy or dog selected, or are thinking about getting a canine companion, this show will help you prepare for your new dog.

The Old Town Animal Orphanage with Stephanie Fournier

February 24th, 2018

48:45

Kate and Don talk with Stephanie Fournier, Vice President of the Board of the Old Town Animal Orphanage. We discuss the Animal Orphanage, its’ mission, how the organization is governed and funded, and the animals in …

Pet Dental Care with Dr. Dave Cloutier

February 20th, 2018

49:47

February is Pet Dental Health month, so once again it is time to discuss why our pets need routine dental care just as much as we do. Don has a conversation with Dr. Dave Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic in …

Cats & Cerebellar Hypoplasia with Stephanie Fournier of Cerebellar Hypoplasia Advocates of Maine

February 10th, 2018

46:48

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from February 10th, 2018 Kate and Don talk with Stephanie Ambrose Fournier of Cerebellar Hypoplasia Advocates of Maine about this developmental condition which affects cats. We …

The Importance of Spaying and Neutering with Dr. Katie Carter of the River Road Veterinary Hospital

February 3rd, 2018

51:44

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from February 3, 2018, Kate and Don discuss the various aspects of spaying and neutering dogs and cats with Dr. Katie Carter of the River Road Veterinary Hospital. Neutering pets is …

Listener Questions No. 29

January 27th, 2018

48:45

Kate and Don answer questions from their audience. In their 29th Listener Question show they address;

  • How do I best prepare my medium-length fur …

Listener Questions No. 28

January 20th, 2018

49:16

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show from January 20th, 2018, Kate and Don answer questions from their audience. In their 28th Listener Question …

The Importance of Training Your Dog and 2018 Classes at Green Acres

December 10th, 2017

50:46

Kate and Don address the questions; Why is training a dog so important, What will one typically learn in a dog training class, Why the methods used …

WoofMeowShow-2017-12-02 and 2017-12-16-Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People

December 2nd, 2017

49:23

This is one of Kate and Don’s favorite shows as they discuss holiday gift ideas for pets and people with pets. They talk about old favorites like the …

The Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank and Green Acres' Annual Fundraiser

November 18th, 2017

51:42

Kate and Don talk with Robert Crone and Laurie Qualey from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging about the vital services this agency and its volunteers …

WoofMeowShow-2017-11-11-Cold Weather and Holiday Tips for Pets

November 11th, 2017

49:19

Like it or not the seasons are changing. With the change in season, we get colder temperatures, less daylight, and other changes in our environment …

WoofMeowShow-2017-10-21 The Unintended Consequences of Shock Collars

October 21st, 2017

49:21

While Don and Kate would never recommend using a shock collar on a dog for any reason, they recognize that not everyone who uses a shock collar on …

The Pulse Morning Show - Don Hanson-17OCT17

October 17th, 2017

13:10

Don appears on the Pulse Morning Show ( http://www.wzonthepulse.com/ ) with Don Cookson and Paul Allen to discuss DOGSENSE ( 

The Woof Meow Show-2017-09-30-The Pet Professional Guild (PPG) and the Shock-Free Coalition-Niki Tudge

September 30th, 2017

49:16

If you are a pet care professional, a pet parent/owner/guardian, or someone that cares deeply about the humane treatment of pets, you will not want to miss this show.

Don talks with Niki Tudge, the founder of the Pet …

The Woof Meow Show: The documentary film Dogs, Cats and Scapegoats with Producer and Director, Hugh Dorigo

September 23rd, 2017

44:57

Kate and Don talk with Hugh Dorigo about his new film Dogs, Cats, and Scapegoats. The film looks at shelters, rescues, breeders, laws and …

The Ark Animal Shelter with Vince Ewald

September 14th, 2017

50:44

Don interviews Executive Director Vince Ewald from The Ark Animal Shelter in Cherryfield, ME. We discuss the long history of The Ark, its mission, …

Does My Dogs Breed Matter

September 14th, 2017

50:44

Kate and Don use the AKC Breed Groups as a guide, discussing why factors such as coat type, size, temperament, and what a breed was originally bred …

The Bangor Humane Society and Paws on Parade with Suzan Prendergast & Stacey Coventry

August 12th, 2017

49:47

Kate, Don and talk with Suzan Prendergast and Stacey Coventry from the Bangor Humane Society. We discuss their mission, and how you can help animals …

Pet Nutrition with Kymythy Schultze Author of Natural Nutrition for Cats: The Path to Purrfect Health

July 31st, 2017

49:46

If you want to learn how to feed your cat for a long, healthy life, our guest has had cats live to be 32, and most of her cats live into their twenties; you will not want to miss this show. Our guest is Kymythy …

A Holistic Approach to Vaccines for Dogs - Part 2 w/Dr. Judy Herman

July 22nd, 2017

49:50

n this episode of The Woof Meow Show on July 22, 2017, the second in a two-part series on vaccinations for dogs, Kate and Don talk with Dr. Judy …

A Holistic Approach to Vaccines for Dogs - Part 1 w/Dr. Judy Herman

July 15th, 2017

50:50

In this first of a two-part series on vaccinations for dogs, Kate and Don talk with Dr. Judy Herman of the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta, Maine. In this show, we discuss what vaccines are and why vaccines are …

Listener Questions No. 27

July 8th, 2017

49:50

Kate and Don answer several listener submitted questions on topics such as: what to do about dogs that get anxious in the car, grooming for senior cats, how to define the relationship between our dog and ourselves, how …

Introducing Zignature Limited Ingredient Pet Food

July 2nd, 2017

48:46

In this episode of The Woof Meow Show on June 17th, 2017, Kate and Don chat with Karen Shanahan and Matt Munzer from Pets Global, the company that developed Zignature dog food. Zignature is a line of limited ingredient, …

Seasonal Pet Tips for Summer and Hot Weather (2017)

June 12th, 2017

49:46

Kate and Don discuss a variety of pet tips directly related to summer and the increasing temperature. They start off the show discussing how the heat and the sun can adversely affect our pets and how to keep your pet …

Interview with Eileen Anderson-Author of Remember Me - Loving and Caring for a Dog with Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

June 11th, 2017

48:47

Kate and Don talk with author Eileen Anderson about her book Remember Me – Loving and Caring for a Dog with Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. Like the …

Herbs for Pets with Joyce Belcher of Pet Wellness Blends

June 10th, 2017

48:46

Kate, and Don interview Joyce Belcher, a Certified Herbalist specializing in work with animals. Joyce is also the owner of Herbs for Life, Inc., of York Maine, which is a small batch manufacturer of handcrafted Organic …

Pet Fooled - A Look Inside A Questionable Industry with Kohl Harrington

May 6th, 2017

50:49

Kate and Don interview Kohl Harrington the director of the new documentary film Pet Fooled – A Look Inside A Questionable Industry. Pet Fooled offers …

Separation Anxiety with Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

May 1st, 2017

49:51

Don, Kate and Dr. Cloutier wish to emphasize that this show should NOT be considered to be a Do-It-Yourself solution to treating a dog with …

Spaying and Neutering with Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

May 1st, 2017

49:26

This time of year Kate and Don always do a show on spaying and neutering with one of our local veterinarians. The spaying and neutering of our pets have significant implications both from an animal welfare and health …

Pet Dental Care with Dr. Katie Carter from River Road Veterinary Hospital

April 29th, 2017

47:01

Don Talks to Dr. Katie Carter from River Road Veterinary Hospital about pet dental care and the importance of preventing periodontal disease. An infection in your pet's mouth, gingivitis, is every bit as serious as an …

Introducing Dr. Katie Carter from River Road Veterinary Hospital

April 22nd, 2017

47:39

Don interviews Dr. Katie Carter, the owner of River Road Veterinary Hospital in Orrington, Maine. Dr. Carter talks about how and why she became …

ENCORE: What do you feed your pets?

April 22nd, 2017

50:20

In this encore presentation from June 4th of 2016, Kate and Don answer the question "What do you feed your pets?" Because they work in a pet store, it is a question that they get frequently. Their answers may surprise …

Holistic Approaches to Chronic Disease - GI Issues and Cancer with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture

March 26th, 2017

48:11

Kate and Don and discuss holistic approaches to treating gastrointestinal issues and cancer with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture in …

Holistic Approaches to Chronic Disease - Orthopedic Issues, Skin Issues and Lyme Disease with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture

March 18th, 2017

48:50

Kate and Don and discuss holistic approaches to treating orthopedic issues, skin issues, and Lyme disease with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures …

We’re Getting A New Puppy (or Dog)! - part 2

March 11th, 2017

49:48

Downeast Dog News- Adopting A Pet – We’re Getting A New Puppy (or Dog)!>

If you have a puppy or dog selected, or are thinking about getting a canine companion, this show will help you prepare for your new dog.

This …

We’re Getting A New Puppy (or Dog)! - part 1

March 4th, 2017

49:27

Downeast Dog News- Adopting A Pet – We’re Getting A New Puppy (or Dog)!>

If you have a puppy or dog selected, or are thinking about getting a canine companion, this show will help you prepare for your new dog.

This …

The Special Needs of Senior Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 25th, 2017

49:45

Don and Dr. Hanks discuss the special needs of senior pets, starting off by answering the question at what age is a pet considered to be a senior. They discuss the importance of quality nutrition for senior pets as well …

Veterinary Homeopathy with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center

February 11th, 2017

49:51

Kate and Don interview Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta about veterinary homeopathy. This show should be of particular …

News in the World of Pets #1

January 28th, 2017

48:46

Kate and Don tried a new type of show this week, discussing recent news stories that we thought would be of interest to pet lovers. They discuss; …

Finding the Right Dog for You and Your Family - Part 2

January 22nd, 2017

49:29

If you are thinking about getting a dog, this is the show for you! In the course of their combined 40+ years as pet care professionals, Kate and Don have worked with numerous people to help them find a dog that best …

Finding the Right Dog for You and Your Family - Part 1

January 14th, 2017

49:58

If you are thinking about getting a dog, this is the show for you! In the course of their combined 40+ years as pet care professionals, Kate and Don have worked with numerous people to help them find a dog that best …

How to Choose A Dog Trainer

January 9th, 2017

48:10

Kate, and Don discuss what to look for when choosing a dog trainer and dog training class, as well as what to avoid. Dog training and recommended approaches to training a dog have changed dramatically as we have learned …

The benefits of training your dog and 2017 Training Classes at Green Acres

December 11th, 2016

50:52

Kate and Don discuss why training a dog is so beneficial to all involved; the dog, the dog’s immediate family, and society in general. They discuss …

Holiday Gifts for Pets and Their People

December 4th, 2016

54:30

This is one of our favorite annual shows as it gives us an opportunity to discuss some of our newest and some of our favorite gifts ideas for pets …

Help Keep Seniors & Pets Together! - Green Acres' 9th Annual Fundraiser for the EAAA Furry Friends Food Bank

November 19th, 2016

49:52

Kate and Don talk with Robert Crone from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging about the vital services this agency and its volunteers provide for seniors …

Careers with Animals-Veterinary Technicians-Roger Barkman

November 12th, 2016

49:53

Have you thought about a career with animals? Perhaps you have a son or daughter, maybe even a grandchild interested in working with pets. If so, this show is a great introduction to a career as a veterinary technician. …

Cold Weather and Holiday Tips for Pets-2016

November 5th, 2016

49:49

The seasons they are a changing. The days are getting shorter, the temperature is decreasing, and the joy and chaos of holiday festivities are upon …

Listener Questions No. 26 All About Cats with Dr. Mike McCaw from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

October 22nd, 2016

49:48

Kate, Don and Dr. Mike McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic answer listener questions about cats. Questions we address are: How many kittens are …

Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets - Bach Flowers for Pets with Don Hanson

October 15th, 2016

50:51

Kate takes over the hosting duties for this show as she interviews Don about his experiences as a Bach Foundation Registered Animal Practitioner. They talk about the Bach Flower Remedies, including Bach Rescue Remedy, …

Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets - Veterinary Acupuncture and Chiropractic for Pets with Dr. Michael Munzer - All Creatures Acupuncture

October 8th, 2016

49:51

Don and Kate interview Dr. Michael Munzer about the use of acupuncture and chiropractic veterinary care with pets. In the first half hour we define acupuncture, discuss why Dr. Munzer incorporates it in his practice and …

The Holistic Wellness Day for Pets with Don Hanson and Paul Dupuis on The Wave

October 6th, 2016

6:46

Paul Dupuis of 93.7 & 94.1 the Wave interviews Green Acres Kennel Shops' Don Hanson about the Holistic Wellness Day for Pets fundraiser for The …

PET TIP - The Importance of Training Your Dog

October 2nd, 2016

0:52

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family.

Dogs without …

Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets - Nutrition and Raw Food for Pets with Bette Schubert from Bravo Pet Foods

October 1st, 2016

48:15

This is the second in a series of shows on Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets. In this show Kate and Don talk with Bette Schubert from …

PET TIP - Group Play

September 25th, 2016

1:01

Group play, the opportunity for your dog to romp, play and interact with other dogs is one of the things that can make boarding and daycare so much …

Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets - Our Personal Journey

September 24th, 2016

47:47

This is the first in a series of shows on Holistic and Complementary Wellness for Pets. Kate and Don start by defining the term “holistic” and then …

PET TIP - Cats Need Water

September 18th, 2016

1:02

Cats, especially male cats, are often prone to bladder and kidney disease. This is because they do not consume adequate amounts of water, often because they are only fed dry cat food. All cats will be healthier and …

Listener Questions #25

September 17th, 2016

50:12

Kate and Don answer questions from listener's and clients. 1) How do we get our cat to stop begging for food at the table and taking food off our plates?, 2) What is the best treat for a dog and the best way to show …

Pet Stuff with Don Hanson & Dr. Mark Hanks

September 17th, 2016

50:35

Don and Mark address several timely topics about pets and Maine, including; dog bites, the canine flu, and the criteria they use to select and recommend flea and tick products and pet foods.

PET TIP - Adding A Pet

September 11th, 2016

0:57

Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can live 15 years or more …

PET TIP - The Bangor Humane Society and the 23rd Annual Paws on Parade with Suzan Bell

September 4th, 2016

0:58

If you love pets then you need to be part of The Bangor Humane Society’s 23rd annual Paws on Parade.

Paws on Parade will be held on the Bangor waterfront on the morning of Saturday September 24th.

How can you …

Vital Essentials - The Entrées

September 2nd, 2016

0:57

REX, SPARKY & FIONA: To us!

SPARKY: So for your entrees you have a choice of duck, turkey, beef, chicken, rabbit, fish and even wild boar!

FIONA: I love the different formats, you have these nibblets and mini …

The Vital Essential Appetizers

September 2nd, 2016

1:02

REX: Well Fiona, here we are, I guess I’ll ring the bell

SPARKY: - barking – Oops, , sorry guys, you know me and bells

FIONA: No problem, Sparky, thank you for inviting us to dinner

REX: yeah, whatever you have planned …

Pierre’s Story with Dr. Mark Hanks

August 29th, 2016

49:23

Don talks with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic about Dr. Hank’s recent experience dealing with a serious health crisis with his dog Pierre. This was the first time that Mark had not treated one of …

Pet Tip - Nutrition and Pet Food Ingredients

August 28th, 2016

1:02

I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health. Carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is essential to their having a long …

Homeopathy and Holistic Health Care for Pets - Dr. Christina Chambreau

August 25th, 2016

49:28

Don and Kate interview Dr. Christina Chambreau from Sparks, Maryland. Dr. Chambreau has been practicing veterinary medicine since 1980 and started using homeopathy in 1983, and with Dr. Richard Pitcairn, and Dr. Jana …

Pet Obesity with Dr. Chris Barry – Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

August 24th, 2016

48:43

Kate and Don discuss the growing problem of pet obesity in the United States with Dr. Chris Barry from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic. We discuss why obesity is such a serious problem for our pets, and what we can do …

Pet Tip - AAHA Behavior Guidelines

August 24th, 2016

0:55

In 2015 the American Animal Hospital Association published their Canine and Feline Behavior Management Guidelines, reporting that "More dogs and cats are affected by behavioral problems than any other condition."

The Bangor Humane Society and the 23rd Annual Paws on Parade with Suzan Bell

August 24th, 2016

47:45

Kate and Don talk with Executive Director Suzan Bell from the Bangor Humane Society. We discuss the history of the organization, how they are funded, the amazing pets they care for and rehome, and their upcoming event …

Respiratory Disease in Cats-Dr. Mike McCaw – Veazie Veterinary Clinic

August 23rd, 2016

48:49

This week we talk with Dr. Mike McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about respiratory disease in cats; one of the top two health issues for our feline friends. We start our discussion with upper respiratory …

Interview with Teoti Anderson - Dog Trainer, Speaker and Author of The Dog Behavior Problem Solver: Step-by-Step Positive Training Techniques to Correct More Than 20 Problem Behaviors

July 9th, 2016

48:23

Kate and Don interview Teoti Anderson from A Dog's Best Friend in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Teoti is a dog trainer, an internationally recognized speaker and author of seven books on dog training, including her latest;

Pet Professional Profile – Dr. Chris Barry from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

July 4th, 2016

49:01

Kate and Don interview Dr. Chris Barry from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Barry tells us how he became interested in veterinary medicine, about his early life with animals, and his experience in veterinary …

Summer Seasonal Pet Tips

July 3rd, 2016

48:46

Kate and Don discuss a variety of pet tips directly related to summer and the increasing temperature. They start off the show discussing how the heat and sun can adversely affect our pets. Then they switch to water …

ENCORE: Pet Behavior, Vets & The AAHA Canine and Feline Behavior Management Guidelines – Dr. Dave Cloutier – Veazie Veterinary Clinic

July 2nd, 2016

49:08

Sometimes the topics we discuss on the show are so important we choose to run the show again. This is one of those shows. In this encore presentation of a show that aired on March 12th,  Kate, Don and Dr. Dave Cloutier …

Dog Bites and Fatalities with Janis Bradley

June 24th, 2016

53:09

On Saturday, June 4th, deputies from the Penobscot Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of a dog attack at a home in Corinna, ME. A …

What do you feed your pets?

June 4th, 2016

50:14

Because they work in a pet store, people often ask Kate and Don; “What do you feed your pets?” In this show, they discuss what they look for in pet foods, what they avoid in pet foods and what they feed their own cats …

Pet Professional Profile - Debra Bell from Bell's Furry Friends Photography

May 21st, 2016

50:12

Kate and Don interview Debra Bell from Bell’s Furry Friends Photography, discussing how Deb came to specialize in the photography of people and their pets. Deb describes her unique approach to capturing your pet’s …

Listener Questions No. 24 with Dr. Dave Cloutier

May 14th, 2016

17:10

Don, Kate and Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic answer listener questions submitted via The Woof Meow Show FaceBook page (https://www.facebook.com/WoofMeowShow/). Questions answered are:  1) Is it a …

Listener Questions No. 23 with Dr. Dave Cloutier

May 14th, 2016

17:10

Don, Kate and Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic answer listener questions submitted via The Woof Meow Show FaceBook page (https://www.facebook.com/WoofMeowShow/). Questions answered are: 1) Does …

Urinary Health in Cats-Dr. Mike McCaw - Veazie Veterinary Clinic

April 30th, 2016

49:35

This week Kate and Don talk with Dr. Mike McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about urinary health in cats; one of the top two health issues for our feline friends. We start off with a discussion about Idiopathic …

Worms, Fleas, and Ticks, Oh My!-Parasites & Your Pets with Dr. Dave Cloutier – Veazie Veterinary Clinic

April 23rd, 2016

50:48

 It is that time of year when we invite Dr. Dave Cloutier on to the show to chat with us about the latest in parasite prevention for our pets. We …

Raw Diets and the Carnivore Meat Company-Vital Essentials-Dee Ferranti and Jodi Langellotti

April 16th, 2016

48:18

Kate discusses raw pet food diets; frozen and freeze-dried, with Dee Ferranti of the Carnivore Meat Company, maker of Vital Essentials Pet Food, and Jodi Langellotti, from pet food distributor, Pet Food Experts.

 If …

Listener Questions No. 22 with Dr. Dave Cloutier

April 9th, 2016

17:57

Don, Kate and Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic answer listener questions submitted via The Woof Meow Show FaceBook page (https://www.facebook.com/WoofMeowShow/). Questions answered are: 1) My apricot …

Pet Nutrition with Dr. Richard Patton

April 2nd, 2016

47:33

If you want to learn how you can improve your pet's health and extend their life just by changing what and how you feed them, you do not want to miss this show.

Kate and Don interview animal nutritionist Dr. Richard …

AD - The Science and Dogma of Pet Nutrition with Dr. Richard Patton

March 28th, 2016

1:00

When it comes to our pet’s health, optimal nutrition is key. It’s our responsibility to make informed decisions about what they eat – not always easy to do when all of those ads on TV from pet food companies each …

Canine Behavior: Myths & Facts

March 26th, 2016

51:15

This is a follow-up to our show of March 12 when Kate and Don discussed the AAHA Canine and Feline Behavior Management Guidelines with Dr. Dave …

Listener Questions No.-21

March 19th, 2016

50:47

In this week’s show Don and Kate address questions listeners have submitted through or question contest on The Woof Meow Show FaceBook page. Questions we cover include;

1) What is the best type of bowl to use for …

Pet Behavior, Vets & The AAHA Canine and Feline Behavior Management Guidelines with Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

March 12th, 2016

50:51

In this week’s show Kate, Don  and Dr. Dave Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic discuss the American Animal Hospital Associations (AAHA) new guidelines on behavior management for dogs and cats. This groundbreaking …

Listener Questions No. 20

March 7th, 2016

52:53

In this week's show Kate and Don address ten questions they have received from clients listeners.  The questions include; 1.) Is playing with a cat important, and what is the best way to play with a cat? 2.) I have a …

Pet Dental Health with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 27th, 2016

50:59

In recognition of February being National Pet Dental Health Month Kate and Don talk with Dr. Mark Hanks, discussing why all pet guardians should be …

The Four Essentials to A Great Dog

February 20th, 2016

49:52

Don and Kate discuss the four essentials to a great dog. In their experience most great dogs are the result of time and effort by both the person and …

Considerations When Spaying and Neutering Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 13th, 2016

51:50

It is February and that means that it is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month. This is an important topic, which is why we do a show on it every year. While this topic used to be much more cut and dried, it has gotten a bit …

Introducing The Woof Meow Show with Kate Dutra and Don Hanson

February 6th, 2016

49:49

In the show's premiere on The Pulse AM620, Kate and Don introduce themselves and discuss the pets that have been part of their lives, how they ended …

Meet the Groomer - Peggy Sockalexis

January 4th, 2016

24:38

Kate and Don interview the newest member of the Green Acres Kennel Shop team; Groomer Peggy Sockalexis. In this show you will learn how this 23 plus year veteran of the pet care services industry started her career in …

Interview with Melissa McCue-McGrath author of Considerations for the City Dog - part 2

December 28th, 2015

25:41

Kate and Don continue with their interview of Certified Professional Dog Trainer and author, Melissa McCue-McGrath about her book, Considerations for the City Dog. While the title of the book refers to dogs living in an …

Interview with Melissa McCue-McGrath author of Considerations for the City Dog - part 1

December 27th, 2015

26:18

Kate and Don interview Certified Professional Dog Trainer and author, Melissa McCue-McGrath about her book, Considerations for the City Dog. While the title suggests the book is for those with a dog in an urban …

Pet Tip - New Year's Resolutions

December 27th, 2015

0:47

It's the time of year when many of us make resolutions on how we can improve our self, our lives and the lives of those around us. Here are some …

Dog Training Classes at Green Acres Kennel Shop in 2016

December 27th, 2015

25:32

Kate and Don discuss Green Acres Kennel Shop's discuss the importance and benefits of training your dog and Green Acres' dog training classes for 2016. They discuss the type of classes; Puppy Headstart, Basic Manners, …

Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People

December 27th, 2015

25:37

Whether you are looking for gift ideas for your pets or pets belonging to relatives, friends, or co-workers, you will want to listen to this show. Kate and Don discuss gift ideas for pets, covering everything from …

Pet Tip - Cold Weather Tips #3

December 20th, 2015

0:50

The temperatures are dropping so it's time for some winter pet tips.

If your pet has been walking on areas that have been treated with salt, wipe their feet and pads with a damp cloth. You may want to consider using one …

Pet Tip -December Family Gatherings

December 13th, 2015

0:48

December is a time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy. 

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more noise, confusion, …

Pet Tip - Prepping Pets for the Holidays

December 6th, 2015

0:48

As you get your family, home and hearth prepared for the happy yet hectic holiday season, keep your pets in mind.

The holidays mean lots of food and …

Cold Weather & Holiday Pet Tips

November 30th, 2015

26:48

Like or not, winter is here, and we need to consider how this change in seasons affects our pets. In this show Don and Kate will discuss how to deal …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

November 29th, 2015

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

AD - A message from Don about the Furry Friends Food Bank fundraiser

November 26th, 2015

1:02

This is Don Hanson from the Green Acres Kennel Shop on Union Street in Bangor. During this time of year, I make an extra effort to give thanks for …

Green Acres Kennel Shops Annual Fundraiser for the Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank

November 23rd, 2015

25:43

Kate and Don interview Rob Crone from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging and discuss one of EAAA’s projects, the Furry Friends Food Bank. This program provides pet food for seniors and the disabled in Hancock, Penobscot, …

Pet Tip-Cold Weather #2

November 22nd, 2015

0:48

The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If your pet is outdoors, make sure they always have access to fresh water. If the temperature drops below …

Pet Tip-Cold Weather Tips #1

November 15th, 2015

0:49

[Click to Listen] The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If you and your dog spend a lot of times outdoors in areas near hunters, make sure you …

Pet Tip-NOV & DEC Family Gatherings

November 8th, 2015

0:47

November and December are the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy. 

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more …

Lyme Disease with Drs. Zev and Ben Myerowitz from Myerowitz Chiropractic & Acupuncture Clinic - part 2

November 2nd, 2015

25:14

In the second of a two-part series, we continue our discussion of Lyme disease in people. Drs. Zev and Ben Myerowitz will discuss  how Lyme disease is diagnosed and how it is treated both traditionally and with Chinese …

Pet Tip - Puppy Socialization

November 1st, 2015

0:48

One of the most important periods during a puppy's life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age. 

During this period a puppy will be most open to exposure to new things; …

Lyme Disease with Drs. Zev and Ben Myerowitz from Myerowitz Chiropractic & Acupuncture Clinic - part 1

October 26th, 2015

25:20

We have discussed Lyme disease in pets on the show many times, but the fact is we can get Lyme disease just as easily as them. In the first of a two-part series, we will discuss what Lyme disease is, its many symptoms …

Pet Tip-Halloween #2

October 25th, 2015

0:47

Here are some tips you can use to keep your pets safe and happy on Halloween.

Secure your pet in a part of your home where they will be behind a closed door and away from the commotion of a party or the trick-or-treaters …

Pet Tip-Halloween #1

October 18th, 2015

0:48

Halloween is that time of year when many children and even some adults like to dress up in costumes that make them look different and often scary. …

Listener Questions #19

October 12th, 2015

25:51

Don and Kate address questions from listeners; Am I too old to get a dog?, Kissing booths for dogs - bad idea?, What do you think of XYZ brand of dog …

Pet Care Options When You Go Away: Pet Sitter, Neighbor, Boarding Facility

October 11th, 2015

10:34

Don and Kate discuss various pet care options for owners when they need to go away, and the pets can't go along. They discuss the advantages and disadvantages of a : pet sitter, family/friends/neighbor and a …

Pet Tip - The Benefits of Attending A Puppy Class

October 11th, 2015

0:48

Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new experiences. That …

Pet Tip - Adding A Pet To Your Home

October 4th, 2015

0:50

Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can live 15 years or more …

Pet Tip-Paws on Parade

September 27th, 2015

0:48

If you love pets then you need to be part of The Bangor Humane Society's 21st annual Paws on Parade which will be held on the Bangor waterfront on the morning of Saturday October 4th.

How can you participate? It can be …

Pet Tip - Why Adopt from the Bangor Humane Society

September 20th, 2015

0:48

Did you know that when you adopt a pet from the Bangor Humane Society that they will be spayed and neutered? Plus, each pet that is adopted will have had a thorough examination by a veterinarian and will be updated on …

PET TIP - Nutrition & Ingredients

September 13th, 2015

0:48

I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health. Carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is essential to their having a long …

PET TIP - Growling

September 6th, 2015

0:47

A dog that growls is not being a bad or vicious dog. In fact by growling, a dog is simply trying to prevent a bite.

While some dogs will growl in play, it's important to pay attention when a dog is growling because they …

Don and Kate's Journey with Complementary Medicine

August 31st, 2015

26:01

Don and Kate discuss how they came to use complementary medicine with their pets and themselves. They discuss nutrition, raw diets, as well as homeopathy, acupuncture, Bach flower remedies and chiropractic care for …

Pet Tip - Group Play for Dogs

August 30th, 2015

0:49

Group play, the opportunity for your dog to romp, play and interact with other dogs is one of the things that can make boarding and daycare so much …

The Bangor Humane Society and Paws on Parade

August 26th, 2015

25:45

Don and Kate talk with the Bangor Humane Society's Suzan Bell and Stacey Coventry and summer at the shelter and their upcoming fundraiser Paws on Parade.

PET TIP - Grooming #1

August 23rd, 2015

0:48

Not all pets need to be groomed by a professional, but all pets, no matter the length of their coat, should be groomed at least once a week. A weekly …

Listener Questions #18

August 17th, 2015

24:41

Kate and Don answer questions from our listeners that they've received in the store, on the phone, via email or on the Woof Meow Show FaceBook page. …

Pet Tip - Cats Need Water

August 16th, 2015

0:49

Cats, especially male cats, are often prone to bladder and kidney disease because they do not consume adequate amounts of water, often because they are only fed dry cat food. All cats will be healthier and happier if …

Listener Questions #17

August 10th, 2015

25:21

Kate and Don answer questions from our listeners that they’ve received in the store, on the phone, via email or on the Woof Meow Show FaceBook page. This week’s questions include; What do I need to do before I get my …

Pet Tip - Poop Bags

August 9th, 2015

0:47

I love seeing people out and about, enjoying the outdoors with their dog. However, it's important to remember that we have a responsibility to pickup after our dog whenever we are off our own property.

Not everyone likes …

Pet Tip - Cool Water & Asphalt

August 2nd, 2015

0:48

[Click for Audio] As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

Make sure …

AD - Green Acres Best of 2015 (We Want the Vote!)

July 30th, 2015

1:01

To all of you who voted for Green Acres and give us the privilege of caring for your pets, thank you!. Paula and I will be celebrating our 20th …

Dog Training Questions for Don and Kate with special guest host Dr. Mark Hanks – part 3

July 27th, 2015

25:52

Back in January Dr. Hanks wanted to interview Kate and Don about their work as pet behavior counselors/consultants. That show was a big hit and …

PET TIP - Summer Family Gatherings

July 26th, 2015

0:48

Summer is the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more noise, confusion, …

Dog Training Questions for Don and Kate with special guest host Dr. Mark Hanks - part 2

July 20th, 2015

25:56

Back in January Dr. Hanks wanted to interview Kate and Don about their work as pet behavior counselors/consultants. That show was a big hit and …

PET TIP - Pets in Cars

July 19th, 2015

0:46

[Click for Audio] As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

If you leave a pet in the car you need to check on them every few minutes - No …

Dog Training Questions for Don and Kate with special guest host Dr. Mark Hanks - part 1

July 13th, 2015

25:19

Back in January Dr. Hanks wanted to interview Kate and Don about their work as pet behavior counselors/consultants. That show was a big hit and …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

July 12th, 2015

0:48

[Click to Listen] - - Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your …

PET TIP - Water Play

July 5th, 2015

0:48

The summer months bring opportunities to play in the water for both people and pets. While it brings much joy, water also is a source of concern. Some things to consider:

Many dogs enjoy swimming, but some dogs don't …

Yes! A Trend Towards Kinder and Gentler Professional Pet Care - Fear-Free Veterinary Visits with Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

June 29th, 2015

25:58

This is the third and last show in a series on pet-friendly, force-free and fear-free pet care. This week Kate and I talk with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about fear-free veterinary visits, a new …

Pet Tip - Pets and the 4th of July

June 28th, 2015

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - It's time to celebrate and for many that means it's time for fireworks.

Fireworks, with their loud booms and bright flashes of light can be very frightening to pets especially if they are …

What You Need to Know About the Canine Flu with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

June 22nd, 2015

25:48

CONCERNED ABOUT CANINE FLU? DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW!

The canine flu has been all over the news and even though it has not been seen in Maine this year, we asked Dr. Hanks to talk to us about canine flu. Topics addressed; …

Pet Tip - Get Ready for the 4th of July

June 21st, 2015

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - It's time to celebrate and for many that means it's time for fireworks.

Fireworks, with their loud booms and bright flashes of light can be very frightening to pets especially if they are …

Ick! A Tick! –with Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

June 15th, 2015

25:57

Every year Kate and Don always talk with Dr. Cloutier about fleas, worms and ticks. This year we’re talking all about ticks because it’s such a hot topic with our clients at Green Acres. Dr. Cloutier discusses; ticks …

PET TIP - Summer Family Gatherings

June 14th, 2015

0:48

Summer is the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more noise, confusion, …

Enter to Win Red Sox Tickets

June 12th, 2015

1:03

NutriSource and Green Acres Kennel Shop are giving away two pairs of tickets to see the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox. One pair of …

Summer and Hot Weather Pet Care Tips 2015

June 8th, 2015

25:37

It's summer and time for Don and Kate to discuss how the heat and sun and other seasonal issues effect our pets. Topics covered include; sunburn, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, dogs in cars, hiking and selecting an …

Pet Tip - Adding A Pet To Your Home

June 7th, 2015

0:50

[Click to Listen] - Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can …

Listener Questions #16

June 1st, 2015

25:08

Don and Kate answer questions clients have asked in person, online or over the phone. Our first question deals with the current lawsuits going on in the pet food world. Additionally we address: What are some of the …

Pet Tip - Poop Bags

May 31st, 2015

0:47

[Click to Listen] I love seeing people out and about, enjoying the outdoors with their dog. However, it's important to remember that we have a responsibility to pickup after our dog whenever we are off our own property.

ENCORE: Veterinary Homeopathy part 3 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center (First Air Date:9AUG14)

May 25th, 2015

24:32

In part three of this three part series Dr. Herman discusses vaccines, titers and nosodes as well as the importance of pet owners educating themselves on the core vaccines recommended by the American Animal Hospital …

Pet Tip - The Benefits of Attending A Puppy Class

May 24th, 2015

0:48

Click on image for audio] - Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most …

ENCORE: Veterinary Homeopathy part 2 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center (First Air Date:2AUG14)

May 18th, 2015

25:58

In part two of this three part series Kate and Don continue their discussion with Dr. Herman, specifically addressing how homeopathy can be used with pets. Dr. Herman discusses a case with a dog with a broken leg that …

PET TIP - Pets in Cars

May 17th, 2015

0:46

[Click for Audio] As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

If you leave a pet in the car you need to check on them every few minutes - No …

ENCORE: Veterinary Homeopathy - Part 1 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta

May 11th, 2015

25:14

ENCORE: Veterinary Homeopathy – Part 1 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta (First Air Date 26JUL14). In part one of this three part series, Kate and Don talk to Dr. Herman about homeopathy. …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

May 10th, 2015

0:48

[Click to Listen] - - Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your …

Yes! A Trend Towards Kinder and Gentler Professional Pet Care – The Pet Professional Guild and Force-Free Pet Care with Niki Tudge

May 4th, 2015

25:30

Don and Kate discuss pet-friendly and force-free pet care with Niki Tudge, the founder of the Pet Professional Guild, an international association of pet care professionals committed to the force-free training and care …

PET TIP - Summer Family Gatherings

May 3rd, 2015

0:48

[Click for Audio] Summer is the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more …

PET TIP - Nutrition & Ingredients

April 26th, 2015

0:48

Click for Audio] I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health. Carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is essential to …

Pet Tip - Poop Bags

April 19th, 2015

0:47

[Click to Listen] I love seeing people out and about, enjoying the outdoors with their dog. However, it's important to remember that we have a responsibility to pickup after our dog whenever we are off our own property.

Yes! A Trend Towards Kinder and Gentler Professional Pet Care - Green Acres Kennel Shop's "Pet Friendly" Philosophy

April 13th, 2015

24:43

Don and Kate discuss Green Acres' approach to pet care, one that focuses on ensuring that the pets in our care are comfortable and relaxed during their stay with with us, whether they are here for boarding, daycare, …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

April 12th, 2015

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

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April 7th, 2015

1:03

[Click to Listen] This is our latest pet ad now playing on local radio stations. We'd love your feedback. Did you like it? Did it get your attention?

Meet Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture Mobile Holistic Veterinary Therapies.

April 6th, 2015

25:23

Kate and Don talk with Dr. Munzer about how and why he became a veterinarian and his current practice based out of Bucksport. Be sure to checkout Dr. …

Pet Tip - Group Play for Dogs

April 5th, 2015

0:49

Group play, the opportunity for your dog to romp, play and interact with other dogs is one of the things that can make boarding and daycare so much …

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine for Pets with Dr. Michael Munzer from All Creatures Acupuncture Mobile Holistic Veterinary Therapies

March 30th, 2015

25:47

Kate and Don talk with Dr. Munzer about traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture and how it can be an excellent complementary therapy for pain management, skin issues, seizure disorders and many other issues. Be …

Pet Tip - Myths, Praise and Food Rewards

March 29th, 2015

0:47

Educating ourselves, our clients and others is a major focus at Green Acres, especially when it comes to refuting the many erroneous myths about dogs …

The Bangor Humane Society and the Power of the Community with Suzan Bell and Stacey Coventry

March 23rd, 2015

25:10

In their spring 2011 newsletter the Bangor Humane Society set a goal of increasing their adoption rate to 85%. In this show Kate and Don talk with Suzan and Stacey how they accomplished this goal with help from the …

Pet Tip - Cats Need Water in Their Food

March 22nd, 2015

0:49

Cats, especially male cats, are often prone to bladder and kidney disease because they do not consume adequate amounts of water, often because they are only fed dry cat food. All cats will be healthier and happier if …

Maine's Puppy Lemon Law and Your Rights As A Consumer When You Purchase Pet with Christina Perkins

March 16th, 2015

24:41

While getting a new pet usually goes very well, occasionally people have a bad experience when purchasing a new pet. This can happen when getting a pet from a pet store, a breeder, and even when getting a pet from a …

Pet Tip - Adding A Pet To Your Home

March 15th, 2015

0:50

Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can live 15 years or more …

Listener Questions #15

March 9th, 2015

25:50

Don and Kate answer questions that have been sent to us via email or on the Woof Meow FaceBook page. Questions include; Dealing with dogs with cabin fever, dogs that eat their feces, getting the dog to jump into the …

PET TIP - Grooming #1

March 8th, 2015

0:48

Not all pets need to be groomed by a professional, but all pets, no matter the length of their coat, should be groomed at least once a week. A weekly …

Pet Tip - Puppy Socialization

March 1st, 2015

0:48

One of the most important periods during a puppy's life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age. 

During this period a puppy will be most open to exposure to new things; …

Pet Eyes and Eye Health with Dr. Mark Hanks from the Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 23rd, 2015

25:32

Kate and Don talk with Dr. Hanks about our pets eyes, how they’re different than ours and eyes diseases such as; conjunctivitis,  glaucoma, cherry eye, and uveitis. Mark also discusses signs to look for that might …

Pet Tip - Why Adopt from the Bangor Humane Society

February 22nd, 2015

0:48

Did you know that when you adopt a pet from the Bangor Humane Society that they will be spayed and neutered? Plus, each pet that is adopted will have had a thorough examination by a veterinarian and will be updated on …

What Is The Difference Between A Therapy Dog and A Service Dog?

February 16th, 2015

25:11

Kate and Don discuss the differences between a therapy dog and a service/assistance dog. We discuss what each of these types of dogs are used for as …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

February 15th, 2015

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

Spay and Neuter Programs in Maine with Sharon Secovich from the Animal Welfare Society

February 9th, 2015

24:08

It's Spay/Neuter Awareness Month so Kate and Don talk with Sharon Secovich about various spay and neuter programs in Maine starting with Help Fix ME. …

Pet Tip - National Pet Dental Care Month

February 8th, 2015

0:48

February is National Pet Dental Care Month and this is our reminder that according to the AVMA, periodontal disease is the most commonly diagnosed problem in dogs and cats. 

While this might mean our pet has stinky …

Pet Tip National Spay & Neuter Month

February 1st, 2015

0:48

It's February which means that it is national Spay and Neuter your pet month. 

Why should you spay and neuter your pets? Quite simply it saves lives. 

Pet Tip - Doggone Safe Offerings

January 25th, 2015

0:51

Green Acres Kennel Shop wants to help children be safe around dogs. Why?  Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12. The majority of these bites will be by the family dog or another dog known to the …

Pet Tip - Myths, Praise and Food Rewards

January 18th, 2015

0:47

Educating ourselves, our clients and others is a major focus at Green Acres, especially when it comes to refuting the many erroneous myths about dogs …

Dog Behavior and Don and Kate - with special guest host Dr. Mark Hanks from the Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

January 12th, 2015

24:57

Special guest host Dr. Mark Hanks from the Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Hanks interviews Don and Kate about their experiences as professional animal behavior counselors and dog trainers. Some of the questions …

Pet Tip - The Benefits of Attending A Puppy Class

January 11th, 2015

0:48

Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new experiences. That …

AD - Thank You For A Great 2014! We Couldn't Have Done It Without You!

January 5th, 2015

1:01

This is Don Hanson from the Green Acres Kennel Shop and The Woof Meow Show. As we closeout 2014 and begin 2015 I want to thank our clients and the community for another great year. Once again you recognized us as the …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

January 4th, 2015

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

PET TIP - New Years Resolutions for Us and Our Pets

January 1st, 2015

0:47

It’s the time of year when many of us make resolutions on how we can improve our self, our lives and the lives of those around us. Here are some …

2015 Dog Training Classes at Green Acres Kennel Shop

December 8th, 2014

25:08

Don and Kate discuss Green Acres Kennel Shops dog training options being offered at Green Acres in 2015. They start off discussing why training is so important to the relationship between you and your dog and how they …

Green Acres Fundraiser for Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank

November 24th, 2014

25:53

- Kate and Don talk with Robert Crone and Lori Diadone from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging about the role of the EAAA's Furry Friends Food Bank in …

PET TIP - Cold Weather #2

November 23rd, 2014

0:48

[Click to Listen] The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If your pet is outdoors, make sure they always have access to fresh water. If the …

2014 edition of Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People

November 17th, 2014

25:16

Kate and Don discuss a wide range of toys, leashes, collars, treats, gift certificates, and other items that just might be the perfect  gift you are …

PET TIP - NOV & DEC Family Gatherings

November 16th, 2014

0:47

[Click to Listen] November and December are the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and …

Fall and Winter Pet Tips

November 10th, 2014

25:47

Kate and Don offer several tips on keeping your pet safe and comfortable as the daylight decreases and temperature drops. They also discuss hunting …

PET TIP - Cold Weather Tips #1

November 9th, 2014

0:49

[Click to Listen] The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If you and your dog spend a lot of times outdoors in areas near hunters, make sure you …

PET TIP - Puppy Socialization

November 2nd, 2014

0:48

[Click to Listen] One of the most important periods during a puppy's life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age.
During this period a puppy will be most open to exposure …

Cat Behavior and "Cat Sense" with Dr. Mike McCaw-Part 2

October 27th, 2014

24:14

This week Don and Kate discuss the book Cat Sense by Dr. John Bradshaw with Dr. Michael McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic. Cat Sense, published in September of 2013, is the most current summary of why cats behave …

PET TIP - Halloween #2

October 26th, 2014

0:47

[Click to Listen] Here are some tips you can use to keep your pets safe and happy on Halloween.

Secure your pet in a part of your home where they will be behind a closed door and away from the commotion of a party or the …

Cat Behavior and "Cat Sense" with Dr. Mike McCaw-Part 1

October 20th, 2014

26:14

This week Don and Kate discuss the book Cat Sense by Dr. John Bradshaw with Dr. Michael McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic. Cat Sense, published in September of 2013, is the most current summary of why cats behave …

PET TIP - Halloween #1

October 19th, 2014

0:48

[Click to Listen] Halloween is that time of year when many children and even some adults like to dress up in costumes that make them look different …

Weruva Pet Food with Chris Langellotti-Part 2

October 13th, 2014

24:41

Don and Kate continue their discussion about Weruva Pet Food with Chris Langellotti. This week we talk about Weruva's benefits for cats that may have health issues such as urinary tract problems, diabetes, and even food …

PET TIP - Poop Bags

October 12th, 2014

0:47

[Click to Listen] I love seeing people out and about, enjoying the outdoors with their dog. However, it's important to remember that we have a responsibility to pickup after our dog whenever we are off our own property.

Weruva Pet Food with Chris Langellotti-Part 1

October 6th, 2014

24:45

Kate and Don explore the world of Weruva Pet Food with Chris Langellotti, starting with a discussion about how and why the company was founded and why quality is so important to Weruva's founders. Chris explains why …

PET TIP - Why Adopt from BHS

October 5th, 2014

0:48

[Click to Listen] Did you know that when you adopt a pet from the Bangor Humane Society that they will be spayed and neutered? Plus, each pet that is adopted will have had a thorough examination by a veterinarian and …

PET TIP - Paws on Parade

September 28th, 2014

0:48

[Click to Listen] If you love pets then you need to be part of The Bangor Humane Society's 21st annual Paws on Parade which will be held on the Bangor waterfront on the morning of Saturday October 4th.

How can you …

Minimally Invasive Surgery with Dr. Chris Miles from Lucerne Veterinary Hospital

September 22nd, 2014

25:22

Minimally Invasive Surgery with Dr. Chris Miles from Lucerne Veterinary Hospital - Kate and Don talk with Dr. Chris Miles about new surgical techniques used by Dr. Miles that are similar to the laparoscopic procedures …

PET TIP - Doggone Safe Offerings

September 21st, 2014

0:51

[Click to Listen] Green Acres Kennel Shop wants to help children be safe around dogs. Why?  Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12. The majority of these bites will be by the family dog or …

Bangor Humane Society 21st Annual Paws on Parade with Suzanne Bell

September 15th, 2014

26:04

Don and Kate chat with Suzanne Bell, Executive Director of the Bangor Humane Society about summer at BHS, volunteer opportunities, and their biggest …

PET TIP - Growling

September 14th, 2014

0:47

A dog that growls is not being a bad or vicious dog. In fact by growling, a dog is simply trying to prevent a bite.

While some dogs will growl in play, it's important to pay attention when a dog is growling because they …

AD - Please Join Us at BARKK To End The Silence and Paws on Parade

September 10th, 2014

1:03

Two of our favorite causes at Green Acres Kennel Shop are: 1) BARKK To End The Silence, a 5K Run Walk or Woof to raise money to establish pet friendly emergency housing for families with pets that are under the threat …

Non-Seizure Neurological Disorders in Pets with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

September 8th, 2014

26:19

Kate and Don discuss Peripheral Vestibular Disease (PVD), Fibrocartilaginous Embolic Myelopathy in Dogs, Strokes and Canine Cognitive Disease with …

PET TIP - Nutrition & Ingredients

September 7th, 2014

0:48

I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health. Carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is essential to their having a long …

Seizure Disorders and Epilepsy in Pets with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

September 1st, 2014

26:10

We discuss epilepsy, signs of seizures, what to do at the onset of a seizure and post seizure, common causes of seizures and typical age of onset, and how seizures are treated. For more information on the Woof Meow Show …

PET TIP - Importance of Training

August 31st, 2014

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

Maine Lost Dog Recover w/Kathy Vanaria - What to do if your pet is lost or missing

August 24th, 2014

26:17

Kate and Don interview Kathy Vanaria from Maine Lost Dog Recovery, discussing things pet owners can do to better prepare themselves if their pet …

PET TIP - Poop Bags

August 24th, 2014

0:47

I love seeing people out and about, enjoying the outdoors with their dog. However, it's important to remember that we have a responsibility to pickup after our dog whenever we are off our own property.

Not everyone …

PET TIP - Grooming #1

August 17th, 2014

0:48

Not all pets need to be groomed by a professional, but all pets, no matter the length of their coat, should be groomed at least once a week. A weekly …

Veterinary Homeopathy - Part 3 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta

August 11th, 2014

24:32

In part three of this three part series Dr. Herman discusses vaccines, titers and nosodes as well as the importance of pet owners educating themselves on the core vaccines recommended by the American Animal Hospital …

PET TIP - Paws on Parade

August 10th, 2014

0:48

If you love pets then you need to be part of The Bangor Humane Society's 21st annual Paws on Parade which will be held on the Bangor waterfront on the morning of Saturday October 4th.

How can you participate? It can be …

Veterinary Homeopathy - Part 2 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta

August 4th, 2014

25:58

In part two of this three part series Kate and Don continue their discussion with Dr. Herman, specifically addressing how homeopathy can be used with pets. Dr. Herman discusses a case with a dog with a broken leg that …

PET TIP - Water Play

August 3rd, 2014

0:48

The summer months bring opportunities to play in the water for both people and pets. While it brings much joy, water also is a source of concern. Some things to consider:

Many dogs enjoy swimming, but some dogs don't …

AD - Green Acres Best of Awards - 2014

July 31st, 2014

0:57

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Veterinary Homeopathy - Part 1 with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center in Augusta

July 28th, 2014

25:14

In part one of this three part series, Kate and Don talk to Dr. Herman about homeopathy. If you listen you'll learn why Dr. Herman says "Homeopathy, once you start studying it, is the most amazing medical modality out …

PET TIP - Alone Training for Puppies

July 27th, 2014

0:48

Summer, when the kids are home from school is often when a family decides to get a puppy. On one hand it's an ideal time as everyone will have more …

Pet Tip - Cool Water & Asphalt

July 20th, 2014

0:48

As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

Make sure your pet always …

Meet the Veterinarian with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center

July 14th, 2014

26:47

Kate and Don interview Dr. Judy Herman, discussing her life with animals, education as a veterinarian, her clinic the Animal Wellness Center in …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

July 13th, 2014

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

PET TIP - Pets in Cars

July 6th, 2014

0:46

[Click on image for audio] - As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

If you leave a pet in the car you need to check on them every few …

Listener Questions #14

June 30th, 2014

26:07

Kate and Don answer questions from clients and listeners - (What brand of pet food is the best, Yeast infections in ears, Where can I get this breed, Why do some breeds go crazy if they don't get daily exercise, & …

Pet Tip - Get Ready for the 4th of July

June 29th, 2014

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - It's time to celebrate and for many that means it's time for fireworks.

Fireworks, with their loud booms and bright flashes of light can be very frightening to pets especially if they are …

Don Hanson - Domestic Abuse and Pets

June 23rd, 2014

1:01

A message from Don Hanson, co-owner of Green Acres Kennel Shop.


Animals are abused in a staggering 88% of families where violence is an issue. 65% of …

Common Orthopedic Problems and Treatments with Dr. Chris Miles from Lucerne Veterinary Hospital

June 23rd, 2014

24:40

Don and Kate discuss   the latest treatment options for pets with knee and hip issues with Dr. Chris Miles.

Pet Tip - Pets and Summer Heat, Water, Shade, Asphalt & Exercise

June 22nd, 2014

0:48

Click on image for audio] -  As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries …

Summer and Hot Weather Pet Care Tips

June 16th, 2014

25:56

Kate and Don go through their annual list of tips to keep your pet safe and comfortable through the heat of summer.  They discuss coping with the heat and sun, water safety, bug bites and inhalant allergies, safety …

AD - Green Acres Kennel Shop Fundraiser for BARKK To End The Silence

June 10th, 2014

1:03

Did you know; a woman is abused every 9 seconds, one in four women will be directly affected by violence in their lifetime, animals are abused in a …

Meet the Veterinarian with Dr. Chris Miles from Lucerne Veterinary Hospital

June 9th, 2014

25:06

Kate and Don interview Dr. Chris Miles of the Lucerne Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Miles shares how she got interested in animals and becoming a …

Paw It Forward Foundation-BARKK to End the Silence-Cash For Your Cause Winner

June 2nd, 2014

26:08

Don and Kate talk with Jenny Dwyer from Mutt Nose Best about the Paw It Forward Foundation and BARKK.. to End the Silence 5K Run and Green Acres Kennel Shop's June fundraiser for the Paw It Forward Foundation. Jenny …

PET TIP - Pets in Cars

June 1st, 2014

0:46

As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

If you leave a pet in the car you need to check on them every few minutes - No Exceptions! 

When …

Living With A Senior Cat with Dr. Michael McCaw from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

May 26th, 2014

26:03

Kate and Don discuss senior cat issues such as behavioral changes, nutritional requirements, health concerns, and veterinary visits with Veazie Vet's cat expert; Dr. Mike.  http://bit.ly/HjrFE0

PET TIP - Heat & Grooming

May 25th, 2014

0:48

As summer approaches, not only do the temperatures rise, but we also tend to spend more time outside enjoying the beautiful weather.  With the warm …

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Dog Bite Prevention & Doggone Safe with Teresa Lewin of Doggone Safe- part 2

May 21st, 2014

24:57

A Dog Bite Prevention Week ENCORE presentation. In part two of this two part series Kate and Don talk with Teresa Lewin, one of the founders of Doggone Safe, a non-profit dedicated to dog bite prevention through …

ENCORE PRESENTATION: Dog Bite Prevention & Doggone Safe with Teresa Lewin of Doggone Safe- part 1

May 21st, 2014

25:23

A Dog Bite Prevention Week ENCORE presentation. In part one of this two part series Kate and Don talk with Teresa Lewin, one of the founders of Doggone Safe, a non-profit dedicated to dog bite prevention through …

Pet Tip - Summer Family Gatherings

May 18th, 2014

0:48

Summer is the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don’t enjoy.


In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog’s routine becomes different and there is more noise, confusion, …

Pet Tip - Dog Bite Prevention - Be A Tree Seminar at Green Acres

May 11th, 2014

0:49

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12 and the majority of these bites will be by the family dog or another dog …

External Parasites - Ticks and Fleas with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

May 5th, 2014

26:03

We discuss ticks and fleas and how to safely and effectively protect your pet from these parasites and the diseases they carry. http://bit.ly/HjrFE0

Pet Tip - Adding A Pet To Your Home

May 4th, 2014

0:50

Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can live 15 years or more …

Internal Parasites - Worms with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

April 30th, 2014

26:09

We discuss hookworms, whipworms, roundworms, tapeworms and the scariest of all the internal parasites; heartworm. We discuss the importance of protecting your pet and your family from these parasites and the safest and …

Pet Tip - Dog Bite Prevention - Be A Tree Seminar at Green Acres

April 27th, 2014

0:49

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12 and the majority of these bites will be by the family dog or another dog …

Pet Tip - The Benefits of Attending A Puppy Class

April 26th, 2014

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most …

AD - Poop Fairy Art Contest

April 22nd, 2014

1:03

Green Acres Kennel Shop is looking for an artist, illustrator, art student, or just someone who likes to draw to enter our Poop Fairy drawing contest. Getting people to pick up their dog’s feces can be a struggle. …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

April 20th, 2014

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

Pet Tip - Group Play for Dogs

April 13th, 2014

0:49

Group play, the opportunity for your dog to romp, play and interact with other dogs is one of the things that can make boarding and daycare so much …

Pet Tip - Myths, Praise and Food Rewards

April 6th, 2014

0:47

Educating ourselves, our clients and others is a major focus at Green Acres, especially when it comes to refuting the many erroneous myths about dogs …

The Unexpected Consequences of Shock Collars

March 31st, 2014

25:23

Electronic shock collars are used on dogs to keep them in the yard, to train them, and to stop barking. Often they are used without the dog's owners …

Pet Tip - Cats Need Water and Canned Food Helps

March 30th, 2014

0:49

Cats, especially male cats, are often prone to bladder and kidney disease because they do not consume adequate amounts of water, often because they are only fed dry cat food. All cats will be healthier and happier if …

Emergency Veterinary Medicine - When It Can't Wait Until Morning or Monday with Dr. Dave Cloutier

March 24th, 2014

25:19

It's a Saturday afternoon and your male cat keeps going back and forth to his litterbox trying to urinate. It's 8PM on a Tuesday and your dog looks like they've swallowed a basketball and is pacing uncomfortably. It's …

Pet Tip - Dog Bite Prevention-Doggone Safe Offerings

March 23rd, 2014

0:51

Green Acres Kennel Shop wants to help children be safe around dogs. Why?  Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12. The majority of these bites will be by the family dog or another dog known to the …

Cash for Your Cause - Help Us Pick Our Next Fundraiser

March 17th, 2014

24:35

Kate and Don discuss Green Acres Kennel Shops’ first annual Cash For Your Cause fundraising contest. Occurring between March 16th and April 12th, Green Acres Kennel Shop is inviting our clients and the pet loving …

Listener Questions #13

March 10th, 2014

25:26

Don and Kate answer listener questions about; acclimating two older cats to a new puppy in their home, a 6 month old dog reactive dog and …

Grooming Services at Green Acres Kennel Shop with Paula Alexander and Amber Horr

March 3rd, 2014

24:57

Kate and Don talk with Green Acres' Professional Pet Stylists Amber Horr and Paula Alexander about the grooming services they provide for dogs and …

Pet Tip - Puppy Socilization

March 2nd, 2014

0:48

One of the most important periods during a puppy’s life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age. 

During this period a puppy will be most open to exposure to new things; …

Pet Tip - Why Adopt from BHS

February 23rd, 2014

0:48

Did you know that when you adopt a pet from the Bangor Humane Society that they will be spayed and neutered? Plus, each pet that is adopted will have had a thorough examination by a veterinarian and will be updated on …

The Importance of Wellness and Preventative Care with Dr. Dave Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

February 17th, 2014

24:42

Many people view taking their pet to the veterinarian as being “all about shots” but it’s really about so much more. Kate and Don talk with Dr. Cloutier about the importance of an annual wellness exam for all pets as …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training

February 16th, 2014

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family.

Sadly many dogs …

Pet Dental Care with Dr. Dave Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

February 10th, 2014

25:48

It’s Pet Dentistry month and time for our annual show on the importance of dental health for our pets. The American Veterinary Medical Association website reports that more than 85% of dogs and cats that are at least 4 …

Pet Tip - National Pet Dental Care Month

February 9th, 2014

0:48

February is National Pet Dental Care Month and this is our reminder that according to the AVMA, periodontal disease is the most commonly diagnosed problem in dogs and cats.

While this might mean our pet has stinky …

The Benefits and Importance of Spaying/Neutering Your Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks

February 3rd, 2014

26:16

The Benefits and Importance of Spaying/Neutering Your Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks – It’s National Spay and Neuter Month and this is our annual show on …

Pet Tip - National Spay and Neuter Month

February 2nd, 2014

0:48

It’s February which means that it is national Spay and Neuter your pet month.

Why should you spay and neuter your pets? Quite simply it saves …

PROMO - A 60 second promotional spot for The Woof Meow Show

January 29th, 2014

1:02

Rex, Sparky and Fiona discuss why you need to listen to The Woof Meow Show.

Train Your Dog Month - APDT C.L.A.S.S. and Getting You and Your Dog Ready for Their BA - part 3

January 27th, 2014

25:10

Kate and Don discuss the benefits and importance of training your dog to the standard set by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) BA Evaluation. In part 3 of …

Pet Tip - Doggone Safe Offerings

January 26th, 2014

0:51

Green Acres Kennel Shop wants to help children be safe around dogs. Why?  Because half of all children will be bitten by a dog by age 12. The majority of these bites will be by the family dog or another dog known to the …

Train Your Dog Month - APDT C.L.A.S.S. and Getting You and Your Dog Ready for Their BA - part 2

January 20th, 2014

25:35

Kate and Don discuss the benefits and importance of training your dog to the standard set by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) BA Evaluation. In part 2 of …

Pet Tip - Myths, Praise and Food Rewards

January 19th, 2014

0:47

Educating ourselves, our clients and others is a major focus at Green Acres, especially when it comes to refuting the many erroneous myths about dogs …

Train Your Dog Month - APDT C.L.A.S.S. and Getting You and Your Dog Ready for Their BA - part 1

January 13th, 2014

25:25

Kate and Don discuss the benefits and importance of training your dog to the standard set by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) BA Evaluation. In part 1 of …

Pet Tip - Puppy Class

January 12th, 2014

0:48

Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new experiences. That …

Pet Tip - Importance of Training

January 5th, 2014

0:48

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family.

Sadly many dogs …

APDT National Train Your Dog Month w/Mychelle Blake

December 30th, 2013

25:37

Kate and Don talk with Mychelle Blake, the CEO of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, about the fifth annual National Train Your Dog Month. They discuss APDT's reasons for initiating Train Your Dog Month, the …

Pet Tip - New Year's Resolutions

December 29th, 2013

0:47

[Click on image for audio] - It's the time of year when many of us make resolutions on how we can improve our self, our lives and the lives of those …

Pet Tip - Holiday Family Gatherings

December 22nd, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - December is a time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there …

Pet Tip - Cold Weather Tips #3

December 15th, 2013

0:50

[Click on image for audio] - The temperatures are dropping so it's time for some winter pet tips.

If your pet has been walking on areas that have been treated with salt, wipe their feet and pads with a damp cloth. You …

Pet Tip - Prepping Pets for the Holidays

December 8th, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - As you get your family, home and hearth prepared for the happy yet hectic holiday season, keep your pets in mind.

The …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Training Your Dog

December 1st, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and …

Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their people

November 25th, 2013

25:30

Kate and Don discuss a wide range of toys, leashes, collars, treats, gift certificates, and other items that just might be the perfect  gift you are …

Pet Tip - Cold Weather Tips #2

November 24th, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If your pet is outdoors, make sure they always have access to fresh water. If …

2014 Dog Training Classes at Green Acres Kennel Shop

November 18th, 2013

24:55

Kate and Don discuss why training is a smart decision for every family with a dog and explain Green Acres philosophy of reward-based training. They go into detail discussing Green Acres’ Puppy Headstart class, for pups …

Pet Tip November and December Family Gatherings

November 17th, 2013

0:47

[Click on image for audio] - November and December are the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy.

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes …

Thoughts on a Kids & Dogs Seminar

November 11th, 2013

25:42

Kate and Don discuss what they learned at a recent seminar in Boston with Colleen Pelar (author of Living with Kids and Dogs) and Jennifer Shryock …

Pet Tip - Cold Weather Tips #1

November 10th, 2013

0:49

[Click on image for audio] - The days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping so it's time for some fall and winter pet tips.

If you and your dog spend a lot of times outdoors in areas near hunters, make …

Fall & Winter Pet Safety Tips -2013

November 4th, 2013

24:48

Kate and Don offer several tips on keeping your pet safe and comfortable as the daylight decreases and temperature drops. They also discuss hunting …

Pet Tip - Puppy Socialization

November 3rd, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - One of the most important periods during a puppy's life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age.

During this period a puppy will be most open …

Green Acres Fundraiser for Eastern Area Agency on Aging Furry Friends Food Bank

October 28th, 2013

25:46

Kate and Don talk with Carol Higgins Taylor from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging about the role of the EAAA’s Furry Friends Food Bank in keeping …

Pet Tip - Halloween #2

October 27th, 2013

0:47

Click on image for audio] - Here are some tips you can use to keep your pets safe and happy on Halloween.

Secure your pet in a part of your home where they will be behind a closed door and away from the commotion of a …

Holiday Pet Portraits with Deb Bell from Bell's Furry Friends Photography

October 21st, 2013

24:45

The holidays are approaching quickly as is our annual Holiday Pet Portraits session at Green Acres which will take place on Sunday, November 3rd. Don …

Pet Tip - Halloween #1

October 20th, 2013

0:48

[Click on image for audio] - Halloween is that time of year when many children and even some adults like to dress up in costumes that make them look …

Adding A Dog to the Family

October 14th, 2013

25:24

Kate and Don discuss factors to consider when adding a dog to the family. They'll briefly discuss, breed, age, health, and cost concerns and offer suggestions when choosing a breeder. For a web article on this topic you …

Green Acres Kennel Shop Website Treasure Hunt

October 7th, 2013

25:42

Kate and Don discussing Green Acres’ new mobile friendly website and the Treasure Hunt promotion they’ve created to encourage people to explore the website. From Sunday, October 6th through Saturday November 9th the …

Forgotten Felines of Maine and the 2nd Annual Glitterbox Auction

September 30th, 2013

26:27

Kate and Don talk with Pamela Hansberry, Executive Director of Forgotten Felines of Maine about the important work of this all volunteer …

Bangor Humane Society Paws on Parade

September 16th, 2013

26:06

Kate and Don talk with Stacey Coventry and Suzan Bell from BHS about their upcoming Paws on Parade on Saturday October 5th. We’ll discuss how you can participate in this important fundraiser as a sponsor, participant or …

ENCORE: Vaccinations - The Rabies Challenge Fund with Dr. Ron Schultz

September 9th, 2013

24:31

We have just kicked off  Tikken's memorial fundraiser for the Rabies Challenge Fund so we are encoring this July 2013 interview with Dr. Ron Schultz, …

Dogs and Babies with Jennifer Shryock from Family Paws Parent Education

August 19th, 2013

25:43

Kate and Don interview Jennifer Shryock the founder of Family Paws Pet Education about their innovative programs; Dogs & Storks™ and the Dog and Baby Connection. We'll discuss why prior planning is so important for …

Bravo's Raw Pets Food, Treats, Chewables and Bones with Bette Shubert

August 12th, 2013

24:23

Kate and Don interview Bette Schubert the founder of Bravo! We discuss Bravo's line of frozen raw pet foods, treats bones and chewables. Tune in and learn how you can get your dog or cat started on a more nutritious …

The Rationale for Feeding Pets Raw Foods with Bette Schubert from Bravo

August 5th, 2013

24:50

Kate and Don interview Bette Schubert the founder of Bravo! About how and why she got into the raw pet food industry. We'll talk about the rationale for feeding our pets a diet of raw food and recent changes in …

Pet Tip - Adding A Pet to Your Home Consultation

July 30th, 2013

0:50

Adding a dog or a cat to a family is a big deal and should not be done lightly. Both dogs and cats, depending on the breed, can live 15 years or more …

So You Want to Be A Veterinarian With Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

July 29th, 2013

26:07

So You Want to Be A Veterinarian With Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic, Saturday, July 27th-7:30AM & Sunday, July 28th -8:30PM on …

Bangor Humane Society-Summer 2013 with Suzan Bell and Stacey Coventry

July 22nd, 2013

25:47

Kate and Don talk with Suzan and Stacey about activities at the Bangor Humane Society including; Cats of Tour, a sale on adult cats, how you can help …

Vaccinations - The Rabies Challenge Fund with Dr. Ron Schultz

July 15th, 2013

24:31

In part 4 of this four part series, Don and Kate interview Dr. Ron Schultz, Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences at the …

Vaccinations- Non-Core Vaccines for Cats and Adverse Reactions to Vaccines with Dr. Ron Schultz

July 8th, 2013

25:05

In part 3 of this four part series, Don and Kate interview Dr. Ron Schultz, Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences at the …

Pet Tip - Pets and the 4th of July

July 3rd, 2013

0:48

It's time to celebrate and for many that means it's time for fireworks.

Fireworks, with their loud booms and bright flashes of light can be very frightening to pets especially if they are close by, like in your yard or …

Vaccinations, Titer Testing, Non-Core Vaccines and Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex with Dr. Ron Schultz

July 1st, 2013

24:49

In part 2 of this four part series, Don and Kate interview Dr. Ron Schultz, Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences at the …

Pet Tip - Trimming Your Cats Nails

June 28th, 2013

0:49

Cats, even those declawed in the front, need regular nail inspections on at least a monthly basis. 

Overlong cat nails begin to curl and cannot be …

Pet Tip - Myths About Praise and Food Rewards

June 25th, 2013

0:50

A major focus for all of us at Green Acres is education. Educating ourselves, our clients and others. One aspect where we put special emphasis is teaching people about the many erroneous myths about our furry …

Vaccinations- Why they are important, Core Vaccines & Vaccination Schedules with Dr. Ron Schultz

June 24th, 2013

25:16

In part 1 of this four part series, Don and Kate interview Dr. Ron Schultz, Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences at the …

Pet Tip - Brushing Your Cat

June 23rd, 2013

0:49

Even short haired cats may have difficulty keeping their own coats healthy and tangle free. As cat's age, gain weight and /or have underlying health …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Puppy Socialization and Habituation

June 22nd, 2013

0:48

One of the most important periods during a puppy's life is the socialization and habituation period which occurs between 8 and 16 weeks of age. 

During this period a puppy will be most open to exposure to new things; …

Pet Tip - The Importance of Alone Training For Puppies

June 20th, 2013

0:48

Summer, when the kids are home from school is often when a family decides to get a puppy. On one hand it's an ideal time as everyone will have more …

Pet Tip - Please Clean Up After Your Dog

June 19th, 2013

0:49

Its summer which means you and every other dog owner will be taking their dog out more, many in public places. 

Not everyone likes dogs and one of the main reasons why some people don't like dogs is that some dog owners …

Pet Tip - Cats Need Canned Food to Thrive

June 17th, 2013

0:46

Cats, especially male cats, are often prone to bladder and kidney disease because they do not consumer adequate amounts of water, often because they are only fed dry cat food. All cats will be healthier and happier if …

Summer Product Overview

June 17th, 2013

25:31

Don and Kate discuss several products that can make summer even more fun for you and your pet.   Products discussed include; the Jolly Ball, portable …

Pet Tip - The Imprtance of Training Your Dog

June 16th, 2013

0:49

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. 

Sadly many dogs …

Pet Tip - Summer Water Safety for Pets

June 14th, 2013

0:45

The summer months bring opportunities to play in the water for both people and pets. While it brings much joy, water also is a source of concern. Some things to consider:

Many dogs enjoy swimming, but some dogs don't …

Pet Tip - Summer Heat and Grooming

June 12th, 2013

0:47

As summer approaches, not only do the temperatures rise, but we also tend to spend more time outside enjoying the beautiful weather.  With the warm …

Pet Tip - Summer Heat - Exercise and Windows

June 11th, 2013

0:47

As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

When you go for walks or enjoy other outdoor activities with your pets, make sure you bring …

Pet Tip - Nutrition and the Importance on Ingredients

June 10th, 2013

0:48

I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health and also believe that carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is essential …

Summer and Hot Weather Pet Tips

June 10th, 2013

25:52

Kate and Don offer several tips on how you can keep your pets safe and comfortable in the summer months. They discuss coping with the heat and sun, water safety, bug bites and inhalant allergies, safety around outdoor …

Pet Tip - The Benefits of Attending A Puppy Class

June 8th, 2013

0:48

Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for any puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new experiences. That …

Pet Tip - Regular Brushing

June 7th, 2013

0:47

All pets require regular brushing, whether you do it yourself or have it done by a professional pet stylist. 

Brushing your pet on a regular basis …

Pet Tip - Pets and Summer Heat, Water, Shade, Asphalt & Exercise

June 6th, 2013

0:49

As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

Make sure your pet always …

Pet Tip - Making Group Play Safe for Dogs

June 5th, 2013

0:49

Group play, the opportunity for your dog to romp, play and interact with other dogs is one of the things that can make boarding and daycare so much …

Pet Tip - Get Ready for the 4th of July

June 4th, 2013

0:49

The fourth of July, that time when we gather with family and friends to celebrate our nation's independence will be here before you know it. 

Some of …

Pet Tip - Summer Heat and Pets in Cars

June 3rd, 2013

0:49

As summer temperatures rise, so do potential dangers for our pets.

Things you can do to prevent heat related injuries are:

If you leave a pet in the car you need to check on them every few minutes - No Exceptions! 

When …

Bell's Furry Friends Photography -with Debra Bell

June 3rd, 2013

26:37

Kate and Don interview Debra Bell of Bell Imaging and Design asking what drives her to photograph pets and why she has chosen that as one of her specialties. We'll talk about Deb's unique, relationship approach to pet …

Pet Tip - Pets and Family Gatherings

June 2nd, 2013

0:47

Summer is the time for family and group gatherings, something many pets don't enjoy. 

In fact, many dog bites occur during family gatherings when our dog's routine becomes different and there is more noise, confusion, …

Pet Tip - The True Feeding Cost of a Dog Food

June 1st, 2013

0:47

Everyone wants to get a good value for their hard earned money. Unfortunately, many people fall into the trap of incorrectly assuming that the pet food with the lowest cost per pound is the best value. The fact is pet …

Listener Questions #12 -with Dr. Dave Cloutier

May 27th, 2013

26:27

Don and Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic answer common questions from clients. They address the importance of puppy socialization and vaccinations, while emphasizing the importance of NOT sequestering …

Pet Tip -Don Hanson and Dr. Dave Cloutier on Puppy Socialization and Vaccinations

May 22nd, 2013

8:34

This is Don Hanson from the Green Acres Kennel Shop and the Woof Meow Show. I recently recorded a Listener Questions episode of the Woof Meow Show with Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic and the first …

Summer Dog Training Options at Green Acres

May 20th, 2013

26:23

Kate and Don discuss the dog training options available at Green Acres Kennel Shop and how summer can be the perfect time for you to start or …

Greater Bark for Life with Lisa Eldridge

May 13th, 2013

25:35

Greater Bangor Bark for Life with Lisa Eldridge - Saturday, May 11th-7:30AM & Sunday, May 12th -8:30PM on WVOM 103.9FM/WVQM 101.3FM. Kate and Don Interview Lisa Eldridge about the Greater Bangor Bark for Life, a …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-The Body Language of Dog Bite Prevention

May 10th, 2013

0:42

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

Dogs …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Growling

May 9th, 2013

0:44

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

Dogs …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-What Babysitters Need to Know

May 8th, 2013

0:44

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

Whenever …

Worms, Ticks and Flea, Oh My! With Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

May 6th, 2013

26:50

It's time for our annual show on internal and external parasites and this year our special guest is Dr. Dave Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic. We'll talk about worms, ticks and fleas and the health risk they …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-The Be A Tree Program for Schools

May 4th, 2013

0:45

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

As a …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Family Gatherings

May 3rd, 2013

0:43

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

Many dog …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Bringing Baby Home

May 1st, 2013

0:42

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

The basic …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Expecting-2

April 30th, 2013

0:41

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

The basic …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Expecting-1

April 29th, 2013

0:43

[Click to Listen] - Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to …

Off-Leash Dog Play at Daycare and Boarding Kennels with Robin Bennett and Susan Briggs

April 29th, 2013

24:44

Don and Kate interview Susan Briggs and Robin Bennett, authors of Off-Leash Dog Play, and dog-play and doggie daycare consultants on dog play at …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Toddlers

April 27th, 2013

0:41

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

The basic …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Dog BIte Prevention for Caregivers

April 26th, 2013

0:42

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

Children …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Understanding Body Language

April 24th, 2013

0:41

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

In most …

Dog Bite Prevention Tip-Be A Tree May 2013

April 24th, 2013

0:38

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

If you …

Off-Leash Dog Play for Pet Parents with Robin Bennett and Susan Briggs

April 22nd, 2013

24:19

Don and Kate interview Susan Briggs and Robin Bennett, authors of Off-Leash Dog Play, and dog-play and doggie daycare consultants on the supervision …

Dog Bite Prevention & Doggone Safe with Teresa Lewin of Doggone Safe- part 2

April 10th, 2013

24:57

In part two of this two part series Kate and Don talk with Teresa Lewin, one of the founders of Doggone Safe, a non-profit dedicated to dog bite prevention through education. In this second show we discuss Doggone …

Dog Bite Prevention & Doggone Safe with Teresa Lewin of Doggone Safe- part 1

April 8th, 2013

25:23

In part one of this two part series Kate and Don talk with Teresa Lewin, one of the founders of Doggone Safe, a non-profit dedicated to dog bite prevention through education. In this first show we discuss the dog bite …

Remembering Your Pet in Your Will or Trust w/Christina Perkins of Fellows, Kee, Tymoczko & Pierson

March 31st, 2013

24:46

Kate and Don interview attorney Christina Perkins on the importance of having the appropriate legal documents in place to ensure your pet gets the care you want in case you become seriously disabled or pass.      

Feeding Your Pet A Raw Diet with Nicole Lindsley of Steve's Real Food for Pets

March 25th, 2013

25:47

Don and Kate talk with Nicole Lindsley of Steve's Real Food for Pets about the Steve's product line, formulas specific to dogs and cats, how much it …

Feeding Your Pet A Raw Diet with Gary Bursell of Steve's Real Food for Pets

March 18th, 2013

25:52

Don and Kate talk with Gary Bursell, owner of Steve's Real Food for Pets, about the rationale for feeding pets a raw diet and the status of the raw pet food industry.  Don and Kate also share their own experiences …

Cat Friendly Veterinary Care with Dr. Michael McCaw of Veazie Veterinary Clinic

March 11th, 2013

24:38

Don and Kate talk with Dr. McCaw of Veazie Veterinary Clinic about veterinary care for cats, why vet visits for people with dogs outnumber cat visits by 2:1, what you can do to make a trip to the vet easier for yourself …

PET TIP - Regular Brushing Is Essential

March 8th, 2013

0:46

PET TIP - Whether you have a smooth coated lab, or a double coated husky, a thick coated Newfoundland or a Yorkie with long hair, your pet needs to …

PET TIP - The Lowest Price Per Pound Is Often Not the Best Value

March 7th, 2013

0:50

PET TIP - Everyone wants to get a good value for their hard earned money, unfortunately, many people fall into the trap of incorrectly assuming that the pet food with the lowest cost per pound is the best value. The …

PET TIP - Selecting A Dog Training Class - Methods Matter

March 6th, 2013

0:48

PET TIP - When selecting a dog trainer you need to ask about their methods and make sure that you are comfortable with how they handle dogs. I’d like …

PET TIP - Selecting A Dog Training Class - Number of Students and Instructors

March 5th, 2013

0:45

PET TIP - When evaluating dog trainers and classes you should ask about class size and the number of instructors per dog. Some classes will have as …

PET TIP - Grooming Headstart

March 4th, 2013

0:46

PET TIP - All pets will need a nail trim, will benefit from brushing and will need a bath someday. Even if your puppy or kitten will never require a haircut or fancy grooming, it is still worth taking the time to get …

PET TIP - The Importance of Selecting A Certified Dog Trainer

March 1st, 2013

1:01

PET TIP - Dog training is an unlicensed profession so it pays to carefully evaluate a trainer and their program before selecting a dog training class …

PET TIP - The Importance of Keeping Your Dogs Nails Short

February 28th, 2013

0:49

Most of us realize that our dog needs a nail trim when our legs get scratched or our nylons ruined, but the reality is that dogs need their nails kept short to avoid possible pain and discomfort, infections and in …

PET TIP - The Importance of Trimming Your Cats Nails

February 27th, 2013

0:49

PET TIP - Cats, even those declawed in the front, need regular nail inspections on at least a monthly basis. Overlong cat nails begin to curl and …

PET TIP - Nutrition Is Important and All Pet Foods Are NOT the Same

February 26th, 2013

0:48

PET TIP - I firmly believe that good nutrition is the foundation to good health and also believe that carefully evaluating what we feed our pets is …

PET TIP - The Benefits of Adopting from the Bangor Humane Society

February 25th, 2013

0:41

PET TIP - Did you know that when you adopt a pet from the Bangor Humane Society that they will be spayed and neutered. They will also have been evaluated for temperament, will have had a thorough examination by a …

Meet Dr. Mike McCaw from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

February 22nd, 2013

25:22

Kate and I chat with Dr. Michael McCaw of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic discussing how and why he became a veterinarian.     http://bit.ly/HjrFE0

You can also download this episode from the iTunes store or at our podcast …

PET TIP - The Benefits of A Puppy Class Between 8 and 16 Weeks of Age

February 22nd, 2013

0:55

PET TIP - Attending a well-designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for a puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new …

PET TIP - The Importance of Brushing Your Pet On A Regular Basis

February 21st, 2013

0:50

PET TIP - Whether you have a smooth coated lab, or a double coated husky, a thick coated Newfoundland or a Yorkie with long hair, your pet needs to …

PET TIP - The Benefits of Investing in Dog Training Classes for You and Your Dog

February 20th, 2013

0:48

PET TIP - Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. Sadly …

PET TIP - The Importance of Spaying and Neutering Your Pets

February 19th, 2013

0:50

Pet Tip - It happens everywhere. In every community and in every state, there is a pet overpopulation problem resulting in a high number of homeless …

PET TIP - Get Your Puppy and Kitten Acclimated to Grooming Early

February 18th, 2013

0:41

PET TIP - All pets will need a nail trim, will benefit from brushing and will need a bath someday. Even if your puppy or kitten will never require a haircut or fancy grooming, it is still worth taking the time to get …

The Importance of Pet Dental Health

February 18th, 2013

25:34

In recognition of National Pet Dental Health Month, we talk with Dr. Mark Hanks about the importance of dental care for dogs and cats. We discuss what you can do at home to keep your pets teeth at their best.     

Pet Tip - Keeping Your Cat Free of Matts

February 15th, 2013

0:54

PET TIP - Even short haired cats may have difficulty keeping their own coats healthy and tangle free. As cat’s age, gain weight and /or have …

PET TIP - Products to Aid with Pet Dental Care

February 14th, 2013

0:46

PET TIP - Keeping our pets teeth clean and healthy is an important part of owning a pet, but I’ll be the first to admit that I am not as good at …

PET TIP - Caring for your cats nails

February 13th, 2013

0:49

PET TIP - Cats, even those declawed in the front, need regular nail inspections on at least a monthly basis. Overlong cat nails begin to curl and …

PET TIP - National Spay and Neuter Your Pet Month-How Neutering Benefits Males

February 12th, 2013

0:42

PET TIP - It’s February which means that it is national Spay and Neuter your pet month. Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits indicates that neutering male pets often eliminates male marking behavior and the development of …

PET TIP - National Spay and Neuter Your Pet Month-How Spaying Benefits Females

February 11th, 2013

0:51

PET TIP-It’s February which means that it is national Spay and Neuter your pet month. While pet overpopulation is one reason to spay and neuter all …

The Benefits of Spaying/Neutering Your Pet with Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 11th, 2013

26:36

In recognition of National Spay and Neuter Month, we talk with Dr. Mark Hanks about pet overpopulation, the health benefits of spaying and neutering, …

Pet Tip of the Day - Help the Furry Friends Food Bank with a Valentines Day Donation

February 8th, 2013

0:46

Valentine’s Day is only a week away and I bet you’re still wondering what to get for your sweetie. Well here’s an idea to show them how much you care about others. Make a donation to the Eastern Area Agency on Aging’s …

Pet Tip of the Day - National Pet Dental Health Month

February 7th, 2013

0:47

February is National Pet Dental Care Month and this is our reminder that according to the AVMA, periodontal disease is the most commonly diagnosed problem in dogs and cats. While this might mean our pet has stinky …

Pet Tip of the Day - Dogs and Nail Trims w/Amber Horr

February 6th, 2013

0:49

Most of us realize that our dog needs a nail trim when our legs get scratched or our nylons ruined, but the reality is that dogs need their nails kept short to avoid possible pain and discomfort, infections and in …

Pet Tip of the Day - National Spay and Neuter Month - Why It Saves Lives

February 5th, 2013

0:55

It’s February which means that it is national Spay and Neuter your pet month. Why should you spay and neuter your pets? Quite simply it saves lives. …

Pet Tip of the Day - You do not need to be the alpha to have a well mannered dog

February 4th, 2013

0:49

You do not need to be dominant or the alpha to have a well-mannered dog, In fact trying to control a dog through intimidation and coercion often …

APDT National Train Your Dog Month Training Tips: Jumping Up, Sit & Down

February 4th, 2013

25:50

Woof Meow Show – APDT National Train Your Dog Month Training Tips: Jumping Up, Sit & Down, Saturday, February 2nd-7:30AM & Sunday, February 3rd  -8:30PM on WVOM 103.9FM/WVQM 101.3FM. In support of APDT National …

Pet Tip of the Day - The Amount of Time You Spend Training Your Dog Matters

January 31st, 2013

0:48

If you want training your dog to be a successful, rewarding experience you need to devote your time and energy to training. Training is about much …

Pet Tip of the Day - Dogs That Jump On People

January 30th, 2013

0:55

One of the most common training issues we are asked about with a newly adolescent dog is “He jumps up on people all of the time.” After spending some …

Pet Tip of the Day - Breed Matters for Behavior and Training

January 29th, 2013

0:52

If you are still thinking about getting a dog, give careful consideration to the breed that you select. The different breeds not only look different …

Prof. Chad Montrie and the documentary Tough Love: A Meditation on Dominance and Dogs

January 28th, 2013

25:04

We interview Prof. Montrie about his 2012 documentary which examines the history of dominance and the theory of pack hierarchy and the "alpha dog" in the dog training world. The film looks at how the dominance construct …

Pet Tip of the Day - Training for Dogs that are Fearful, Reactive or Aggressive

January 28th, 2013

1:05

If you have a dog that is fearful, aggressive or reactive it is very unlikely that they will do well in a group dog training class. While private …

Pet Tip of the Day - Where You Train Your Dog Is Important

January 25th, 2013

0:51

Where you work with your dog when you train them is critical. It’s important to start in a quiet area with no distractions. Training in the middle of the family room with kids running around and playing as the TV is on …

Pet Tip of the Day - Why Training Your Dog with Food Makes Such Good Sense

January 24th, 2013

0:52

One of the old myths about training a dog is that a dog should do things for us just because they want to please us. Many popular, but extremely …

Pet Tip of the Day - Eight Reasons to Train Your Dog

January 23rd, 2013

0:57

Why should you take the time and energy to train your dog?


One – you’ll have a stronger relationship with your dog and enjoy them even more,


Two – …

Pet Tip of the Day - Screening of Tough Love: A Meditation on Dominance and Dogs on 2/9/12 at Green Acres Kennel Shop at 2PM

January 22nd, 2013

1:01

Dominance, pack hierarchy and the concept of being “alpha” have been common ideas thrown about the dog training world for years. On Saturday, February 9th, Green Acres will be hosting a screening of the documentary film

Pet Tip of the Day - Dog Training Classes Benefit All Dogs and Families

January 21st, 2013

0:55

Dog training classes benefit every family and dog, not just those who participate in competitions. A dog that learns how to sit, down, come when called, walk nicely on a leash, and leave things when asked is a furry …

APDT National Train Your Dog Month Training Tips: Attention, Take It, and Leave It

January 21st, 2013

27:02

In support of APDT National Train Your Dog Month Kate and discuss three very useful behaviors for any dog. Attention - teaching your dog to focus on …

Pet Tip of the Day - FREE Webinar - Housetraining with Teoti Anderson

January 18th, 2013

0:56

Housetraining a new puppy or even an older dog is essential if you want them to have a long, happy life with you and your family. Sadly a lack of …

Pet Tip of the Day - What to Look for in a Dog Trainer - part 3

January 17th, 2013

0:49

When selecting a dog trainer you need to ask about their methods and make sure that you are comfortable with how they handle dogs. I’d like to say …

Pet Tip of the Day - What to Look for in a Dog Trainer - part 1

January 15th, 2013

0:58

Dog training is an unlicensed profession so it pays to carefully evaluate a trainer and their program before selecting a dog training class for you …

Pet Tip of the Day - Chewing

January 14th, 2013

0:56

Dogs chew things as puppies and throughout most of their adult life. It’s a very normal behavior that helps them develop and maintain their teeth and …

APDT National Train Your Dog Month Training Tips: Play Biting and Chewing

January 14th, 2013

25:50

In support of APDT National Train Your Dog Month Kate and Dondiscuss play biting and chewing, both common concerns with new puppies and often with …

Pet Tip of the Day - What to Look for in a Dog Trainer - part 2

January 12th, 2013

0:50

When evaluating dog trainers and classes you should also ask about class size and the number of instructors per dog. Some classes will have as many …

Pet Tip of the Day - Screening of Tough Love: A Meditation on Dominance and Dogs at Green Acres on 2/9 at 2PM

January 12th, 2013

1:01

Dominance, pack hierarchy and the concept of being “alpha” have been common ideas thrown about the dog training world for years. On Saturday, February 9th, Green Acres will be hosting a screening of the documentary film

Pet Tip of the Day - Playbiting

January 11th, 2013

0:58

Play biting, where your puppy grabs your hand or some other part and crunches down is a very normal behavior but one you will want and need to learn how to manage. The first thing to understand is that play biting is …

Pet Tip of the Day - Ask the Trainer Event at Green Acres Kennel Shop on 1/12 between 10AM and Noon

January 10th, 2013

0:58

Not sure how to deal with your pups chewing or biting habit? Frustrated with housetraining? Do you want to learn more about taking your dog to a training class? On Saturday, January 12th, Green Acres will have trainers …

Pet Tip of the Day - Puppy Classes

January 9th, 2013

0:57

Attending a well designed puppy class is one of the most important things you can do for a puppy that is 8 to 16 weeks of age. This is a critical time for a puppy, one where they are most open to new experiences. That …

Pet Tip of the Day - The Benefits of Taking Your Dog to A Training Class

January 8th, 2013

0:46

Pet Tip of the Day - Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your …

Pet Tip of the Day - FREE Webinar - Canine Intelligence with Dr. Brian Hare

January 7th, 2013

0:47

Dogs are very smart, sometimes too smart for our own good. In the past few years the number of scientists conducting research on canine cognition and …

Housetraining Your Dog

January 6th, 2013

25:57

In support of APDT National Train Your Dog Month Kate and discuss housetraining tips for people with new puppies or for dog owners with older dogs …

Pet Tip of the Day - FREE Webinar - Fun Activities for Dogs

January 3rd, 2013

0:43

One of the reasons we bring a dog into our family is to have fun with them and a well-trained dog has more opportunities for fun. If you need some ideas for fun activities that you and your dog can enjoy together, I …

Pet Tip of the Day - FREE Canine Body Language Seminar

January 2nd, 2013

0:56

Most people understand that dogs and people are two different species and as such also communicate very differently. People like to vocalize or talk, while a dog says much of what it needs to say through visual signals …

Pet Tip of the Day - FREE Ask The Trainer session at Green Acres

January 1st, 2013

0:50

Pet Tip of the Day - If you have never taken your dog to a training class before you probably have questions about what a class involves, what you …

Pet Tip - Dog Training Classes Are A Great Investment

January 1st, 2013

0:49

Investing your time and energy into a dog training class taught by a certified professional dog trainer is one of the best things that you can do for the relationship between your dog and your family. Sadly many dogs …

APDT National Train Your Dog Month w/Mychelle Blake

December 31st, 2012

25:28

Kate and Don interview Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) CEO Mychelle Blake about APDT National Train Your Dog Month which starts January 1st. They will discuss the reason APDT started this program, how dog owners …

ENCORE: Cold Weather Tips for Pets

December 24th, 2012

25:38

Don and Kate do their annual show on cold weather and holiday tips for pets. They'll discuss ways you can make sure that you and your pet have a safe …

Green Acres Training Classes for 2013

December 17th, 2012

25:28

Don and Kate discuss the dog training classes being offered at Green Acres Kennel Shop during 2013, including their new emphasis on the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) …

ENCORE: Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People

December 9th, 2012

27:02

An encore presentation of Don and Kate's annual holiday gift show discussing new items and old favorites, all things that make wonderful gifts. If …

Update: The Bangor Humane Society and the ASPCA $100K Challenge

December 3rd, 2012

26:08

Don interviews, Suzan Bell, Executive Director of the Bangor Humane Society. We discuss the shelter and the community's recent involvement in the …

Dogs in the Theater and the Penobscot Theater’s production of Annie

November 26th, 2012

24:42

Don and Kate interview Bari Newport, Director of the Penobscot’s production of Annie. We discuss how the role of Sandy was cast, training for Sandy …

Holiday Gift Ideas for Pets and Their People

November 20th, 2012

27:06

Don and Kate do their annual holiday gift show discussing new items and old favorites, all things that make wonderful gifts. If you buy holiday gifts …

Cold Weather Tips for Pets

October 21st, 2012

25:38

Don and Kate do their annual show on cold weather and holiday tips for pets. They'll discuss ways you can make sure that you and your pet have a safe …

Listener Questions #11 w/Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

September 9th, 2012

25:42

Don and Kate sit down with Dr. Mark Hanks to answer some of the typical questions we get from clients. This week's questions cover; the nutritional benefits of omega 3 and omega 6 Fatty Acids,  joint pain, ear …

Thoughts on Roger Abrantes' "16 Things You Should Stop Doing In Order To Be Happy With Your Dog"

September 2nd, 2012

26:10

Kate and Don discuss a recent blog posting by noted canine ethologist Roger Abrantes on things we can do to enjoy our lives with our dogs more …

Interview with Jenny Dwyer of Mutt Nose Best - Natural Pet Products

August 26th, 2012

26:41

Don and Kate talk with Jenny Dwyer of Mutt Nose Best, a Bangor based business that manufactures and distributes a line of natural pet products including; shampoos, conditioners, balms, scented sprays and their top …

Listener Questions #10 w/Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

August 5th, 2012

26:05

Don and Kate sit down with Dr. Mark Hanks to answer some of the typical questions we get from clients. This week's questions cover; causes and treatment of diarrhea and vomiting in cats and dogs, the benefits of …

Listener Questions #9 w/Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

July 29th, 2012

27:45

Don and Kate sit down with Dr.  Mark Hanks to answer some of the typical questions we get from clients. This week's questions cover; canine cough, canine influenza, lungworm, upper respiratory disease in cats, …

Listener Questions #8 w/Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

July 22nd, 2012

25:13

Don and Kate sit down with Dr. Mark Hanks to answer some of the typical questions we get from clients. This week's questions cover; heartworm preventative medicine, anal glands, seasonal allergies in pets, and limb loss …

Summer Product Highlights

July 15th, 2012

24:54

Kate and Don discuss some new products available at Green Acres' as well as some long time favorites. On the list: Cool Treats - healthy, smoothie …

Vaccinations with Dr. David Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

June 24th, 2012

25:51

Don and Kate talk with Dr. Cloutier about why vaccinations are important, how attitudes and protocols for vaccinations have changed and continue to …

The Importance of Annual Exams with Dr. David Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

June 17th, 2012

26:45

Don and Kate talk with Dr. Cloutier about the importance of regular annual wellness exams for all pets. They discuss why such exams are so important, …

Summer Pet Tips 2012

June 10th, 2012

25:42

Don and Kate discuss ways to keep you pets healthy, safe and happy during the summer.

APDT Canine Life And Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) w/Mychelle Blake

May 20th, 2012

26:06

Kate and Don talk with Mychelle Blake CEO/President of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers, about APDT C.L.A.S.S. (Canine Life and Social Skills). C.L.A.S.S. is a three-level evaluation for students to demonstrate the …

Rotating Your Pets Food and California Natural Grain-Free Diets with Dr. Nathaniel Cook of Natura

May 13th, 2012

24:21

If you have spent any time at Green Acres talking with us about pet nutrition, you know that we have been advocating dietary rotation for pets for several years. This week Don and Kate will be talking to Dr. Nathaniel …

Pet Food Allergies and Intolerance and California Natural Pet Food with Dr. Nathaniel Cook of Natura

May 6th, 2012

24:58

Kate and Don interview Dr. Nathaniel Cook a Technical Services Veterinarian at Natura. We talk about the difference between a pet with food allergy …

Pet Photography with Debra Bell of Bell Imaging & Design

April 15th, 2012

26:07

Don talks with Debra Bell, of Bell Imaging and Design about pet photography. We discuss the importance of having a current photo of your pets for identification purposes, how do get good photographs of your pets at …

Grooming: Meet Our Professional Pet Stylists - Amber & Paula - part 2

April 1st, 2012

25:53

Don and Kate talk with Green Acres' newest team members; Professional Pet Stylists Amber Horr and Paula Alexander. In this second of two shows, we …

Grooming: Meet Our Professional Pet Stylists - Amber & Paula - part 1

March 25th, 2012

26:32

Don and Kate talk with Green Acres' newest team members; Professional Pet Stylists Amber Horr and Paula Alexander. In this first of two shows, we …

Does Your Dog Have You At Your Wits End? Let Us Help You Now!

December 17th, 2011

23:41

Don and Kate discuss Green Acres Kennel Shops' Help Now! program. This is a one-time training session for those who:  1) Have recently obtained a new …

Why We Choose Reward Based Training with Diana Logan, CPDT of Pet Connection in North Yarmouth

December 4th, 2011

26:19

Diana Logan of Pet Connection in North Yarmouth join Kate and Don as the three Certified Professional Dog Trainers discuss why they have chosen reward-based training.

Cognitive Dysfunction in Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

November 21st, 2011

27:04

From the archives - Don and Kate interview Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic about cognitive dysfunction in pets, sharing some of their own experiences with their pets.

You can also download this …

Holistic Select & Wellness Pet Foods with Dr. Al Townshend

October 16th, 2011

27:26

Don and Kate discuss the Holistic Select and Wellness lines of pet foods with Dr. Al Townshend the staff veterinarian at WellPet, the manufacturers …

Eagle Holistic Select Pet Foods with Dr. Al Townshend

October 9th, 2011

26:05

Don and Kate discuss the Eagle Holistic Select line of pet foods with Dr. Al Townshend the staff veterinarian at WellPet, the manufacturers of Eagle …

Holistic Veterinary Medicine and Homeopathy with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center - part 2

September 25th, 2011

26:52

From the archives - In part 2 of this two part series, Don and Kate interview  Dr. Judy Herman of the Animal Wellness Center, discussing holistic …

Holistic Veterinary Medicine and Homeopathy with Dr. Judy Herman from the Animal Wellness Center - part 1

September 18th, 2011

25:57

From the archives - In part 1 of this two part series, Don and Kate interview  Dr. Judy Herman of the Animal Wellness Center, discussing holistic …

The "No Kill" Shelter Debate with Suzan Bell from the Bangor Humane Society

August 28th, 2011

27:16

Don and Kate talk with Bangor Humane Society Executive Director Suzan Bell about the debate over the "No Kill" movement in the animal welfare world

Listener Questions #6

August 21st, 2011

26:03

Don and Kate Address the following listener questions - 1.  Will my long-haired dog be more comfortable if I shave them down in the summer?, 2. What …

Pet Senses: Eyes and Vision with Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

August 7th, 2011

25:17

Kate and Don discuss our pets sense of sight, their eyes and related health issues with Dr. Mark Hanks

Living with Shy and Timid Dogs

July 31st, 2011

25:30

Kate and Don discuss living with shy and timid dogs and things that you can do to make them more comfortable.

Caring for Senior Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

July 17th, 2011

26:20

Don and Kate talk with Dr. Mark Hanks from Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic about the special needs of senior pets, life expectancies, and how we can make their senior years the best possible.

You can also download …

Pet Heart Health and Cardiology with Dr. David Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

June 26th, 2011

26:10

From the archives - Don and Kate interview  Dr. David Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic, discussiing heart health for pets.

Pet Food Myths - part 2

June 14th, 2011

26:49

In part two of this two part series, Don and Kate discuss several myths and conceptions pet guardians have about pet food. The fact is that not all pet foods are the same and the quality varies greatly. Kate and Don …

Pet Food Myths - part 1

June 7th, 2011

27:31

In part one of this two part series, Don and Kate discuss several myths and conceptions pet guardians have about pet food. The fact is that not all pet foods are the same and the quality varies greatly. Kate and Don …

Pet Obesity - part 3

April 24th, 2011

25:55

 In part three of this three part series Kate and Don discuss pet obesity and address such questions as 1) how do I know if my pet is overweight, 2) what are the health risks for a pet that is overweight, and 3) what …

Pet Obesity - part 2

April 17th, 2011

26:40

In part two of this three part series Kate and Don discuss pet obesity and address such questions as 1) how do I know if my pet is overweight, 2) what are the health risks for a pet that is overweight, and 3) what can I …

Pet Obesity - part 1

April 10th, 2011

27:11

In part one of this three part series Kate and Don discuss pet obesity and address such questions as 1) how do I know if my pet is overweight, 2) what are the health risks for a pet that is overweight, and 3) what can I …

Parasites and Pesticides with Dr. David Cloutier of Veazie Veterinary Clinic

April 3rd, 2011

26:42

Don and Kate discuss common pet parasites with Dr. David Cloutier and the pesticides that re used to treat them. We talk about over-the-counter products versus prescription products and the vital importance of using the …

The Increase of Cases of Parvo Virus and Lyme Disease with Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

March 27th, 2011

26:41

Kate and Don discuss the increase in cases of parvo and Lyme disease being seen in the area with Dr. Mark Hanks.

Bach Flower Remedies for Pets with Don Hanson, BFRAP - part 2

March 6th, 2011

26:58

In part two of this two part series Kate interviews the Woof Meow Show's co-host, Don Hanson, about the Bach Flower Remedies and his work as a Bach Foundation Registered Animal Practitioner. They discuss what the Bach …

Bach Flower Remedies for Pets with Don Hanson, BFRAP - part 1

February 27th, 2011

26:26

 In part one of this two part series Kate interviews the Woof Meow Show's co-host, Don Hanson, about the Bach Flower Remedies and his work as a Bach Foundation Registered Animal Practitioner. They discuss what the Bach …

Fleas, Ticks & Worms - Oh My! with Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 13th, 2011

25:22

Kate and Don discuss common parasites (fleas, ticks, worms) for dogs and cats with Dr. Mark Hanks. Dr. Hanks addresses health issues caused by these parasites and common treatment options

The Importance of Annual Exams with Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic

February 6th, 2011

26:00

Don and Kate talk with Dr. Mark Hanks about the importance of annual well exams for dogs and cats.

Preparing Your Home and Family for a New Kitten or Cat

August 30th, 2010

27:24

Kate and Don discuss how to best introduce a new kitten or cat to your home and family.

Unlocking the Canine Ancestral Diet with Steve Brown - part 3

August 1st, 2010

25:37

If you are concerned about what you feed your dog or just want to learn more about canine nutrition, you want to listen to this show. In part three of a three part series, Don and Kate interview Steve Brown, the founder …

Unlocking the Canine Ancestral Diet with Steve Brown - part 2

July 19th, 2010

25:45

If you are concerned about what you feed your dog or just want to learn more about canine nutrition, you want to listen to this show. In part two of a three part series, Don and Kate interview Steve Brown, the founder …

Unlocking the Canine Ancestral Diet with Steve Brown - part 1

July 12th, 2010

24:04

If you are concerned about what you feed your dog or just want to learn more about canine nutrition, you want to listen to this show. In part one of a three part series, Don and Kate interview Steve Brown, the founder …

How Can My Dog Become A Therapy Dog?

May 17th, 2010

27:22

Kate and Don discuss how to prepare a dog and their guardian to become a therapy dog/handler team

Careers with Animals - Owning or Working At A Boarding-Daycare Facility

May 10th, 2010

27:29

In this series that exams careers where one works with pets, Don and Kate discuss what it is like to work at a boarding kennel and daycare facility.

Adding A New Pet To Your Family part 2

April 19th, 2010

26:53

In part two of this two part series, Don and Kate discuss what to consider when adding a new pet to your family so that the process is a good one for all concerned. http://bit.ly/HjrFE0

Adding A New Pet To Your Family part 1

April 12th, 2010

27:20

In part one of this two part series, Don and Kate discuss what to consider when adding a new pet to your family so that the process is a good one for all concerned. http://bit.ly/HjrFE0

Adventures with Ari an Interview with Author Kathryn Miles - part 3

March 1st, 2010

25:48

From the archives - This is part three of a three part interview with author Kathryn Miles about her book Adventures with Ari: A Puppy, a Leash & Our Year Outdoors. Miles documents her first year with her puppy Ari …

Adventures with Ari an Interview with Author Kathryn Miles - part 2

February 22nd, 2010

26:42

From the archives - This is part two of a three part interview with author Kathryn Miles about her book Adventures with Ari: A Puppy, a Leash & Our Year Outdoors. Miles documents her first year with her puppy Ari as …

Adventures with Ari an Interview with Author Kathryn Miles - part 1

February 15th, 2010

26:29

From the archives - This is part one of a three part interview with author Kathryn Miles about her book Adventures with Ari: A Puppy, a Leash & Our Year Outdoors. Miles documents her first year with her puppy Ari as …

Listener Questions - Show #4

November 8th, 2009

26:12

From the Archives - Don and Kate answer the following listener questions; 1. I’m getting a puppy and want it to be a therapy dog that can go to …

Listener Questions #3

November 8th, 2009

26:19

Don and Kate answer the following listener questions; 1. Does tomato juice remove skunk order from a dog?, 2. It's been a year since the pet food …

Interview with David Forman of Weruva Pet Food

November 2nd, 2009

25:04

From the archives - Don and Kate interview David Forman, the founder of Weruva pet foods about this amazing new canned pet food.

You can also download this episode from the iTunes store or at our podcast page at:

Service & Assistance Dogs w/NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans, part 2

October 12th, 2009

27:44

Part 2 of Don and Kate's conversation with John Moon from NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans about their program for training service and assistance dogs

Service & Assistance Dogs w/NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans, part 1

October 5th, 2009

26:15

Don and Kate talk John Moon from NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans about their program for training service and assistance dogs.

Pet Professional Profile with Dr. David Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

August 31st, 2009

26:31

Don interviews Dr. David Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about his start in veterinary medicine and his philosophy of practice

Annual Health Checks & Vaccines w/ Dr. David Cloutier from the Veazie Veterinary Clinic

August 17th, 2009

27:04

Don talks with Dr. David Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about the importance of annual wellness exam for pets. In other words, the primary focus is an annual physical, not vaccinations.

Pure Vita & Natural Planet Organics Pet Food - Interview w/Chuck Orvik

August 10th, 2009

26:17

Don and Kate interview Chuck Orvik product specialist from NutriSource, discussing the Pure Vita and Natural Planet Organics line of dog and cat foods.

NutriSource Pet Foods - Interview w/Chuck Orvik

August 3rd, 2009

26:34

Don and Kate interview Chuck Orvik, product specialist from NutriSource, discussing the NutriSource line of dog and cat foods.

Flea & Tick Preventatives - What's Safe? What's Needed? w/ Dr. Dave Cloutier from Veazie Veterinary Clinic

July 13th, 2009

26:24

Don talks with Dr. David Cloutier of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic about flea and tick products for our pets with a special emphasis on safety. Not all products are the same, nor I they safe for all species. Some of the …

Indoor Only Cats versus Indoor-Outdoor Cats - The Pros and Cons w/ Guest Suzan Bell

July 6th, 2009

27:15

Don and Kate interview Bangor Humane Society Executive Director Suzan Bell and discuss the pros and cons of all indoor cats versus cats that are allowed to go outdoors.

Cat Litterbox Issues

June 1st, 2009

26:17

Kate and Don discuss how to deal with a cat that is no longer using its litterbox.

Help! My Puppy's A Land Shark

May 18th, 2009

26:22

Kate and Don discuss how to deal with a new puppy that is play biting to the point that the pet parents are bleeding.

Things to Consider When Adopting a Pet - Part 2

May 3rd, 2009

26:44

In this two part series, Don and Kate discuss issues families should consider before adopting or purchasing any pet, so that they can be fully …

Things to Consider When Adopting a Pet - Part 1

April 27th, 2009

26:37

In this two part series, Don and Kate discuss issues Comalies should consider before adopting or purchasing any pet, so that they can be fully …

Lizzie The Adoption of a Shelter Dog - part-2

March 2nd, 2009

28:28

In part two of this two part show, Don interviews Kate about her new dog Lizzie, adopted from The Bangor Humane Society at the end of 2008, and her first few months of life with Kate and her family

Lizzie - The Adoption of A Shelter Dog - part 1

February 16th, 2009

26:41

In part one of this two part show, Don interviews Kate about her new dog Lizzie, adopted from The Bangor Humane Society at the end of 2008, and her first few months of life with Kate and her family.

Kate's New Dog and Cat

February 9th, 2009

27:29

Don and Kate discuss the two new pets that have joined Kate's family; Lizzie. a hound mix that Kate adopted from the Bangor Humane Society and Guido a Maine Coon Cat that literally just walked in one day

Personality Profile: Dr. Julie Keene - Veazie Veterinary Clinic

September 1st, 2008

26:21

Don interviews Dr. Julie Keene of the Veazie Veterinary Clinic in Veazie, ME and discusses how Dr. Keene became interested in veterinary medicine and …

Personality Profile - Kate Dutra & Don Hanson - part 2

July 14th, 2008

27:15

In part two of this two part series, Don and Kate interview each other, discussing their first pets, how they got into the pet care business, and their philosophy towards pets and pet care.

Personality Profile - Kate Dutra & Don Hanson - part 1

July 7th, 2008

25:26

In part one of this two part series, Don and Kate interview each other, discussing their first pets, how they got into the pet care business, and their philosophy towards pets and pet care.

Dealing with Aging Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks - Part 2

June 9th, 2008

28:16

In the second part of a two part show, Don and Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, ME discuss how our pets age and the special needs and care of senior pets.

Dealing with Aging Pets with Dr. Mark Hanks - Part 1

June 2nd, 2008

27:34

In the first part of a two part show, Don and Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, ME discuss how our pets age and the special needs and care of senior pets.

Veterinary Acupuncture with Dr. Mark Hanks

May 26th, 2008

28:09

Don interviews Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, ME discussing veterinary acupuncture and how Dr. Hanks uses it in his practice.

Personality Profile - Interview with Dr. Mark Hanks

May 19th, 2008

28:22

Don interviews Dr. Mark Hanks of Kindred Spirits Veterinary Clinic in Orrington, ME discussing how he decided to become a veterinarian and his philosophy on pet health care.

Listener Questions - Show #2

April 13th, 2008

26:41

Don and Kate Address several questions from listeners -

1. My trainer says that Flexi leashes are bad. Is that true?,

2. Does second-hand smoke effect pets?,

3. Do I still need to worry about fleas if my cat never goes …

Listener Questions Show #1

March 30th, 2008

26:57

Don and Kate Address several questions from listeners -

1. Can assertive breeds be trained with clickers and reward based training?

2. I have two …

Living with Kids and Dogs - Interview with Collen Pelar - part 2

February 18th, 2007

27:46

Don and Kate interview Certified Professional Dog Trainer and author Colleen Pelar about her book Living with Kids and Dogs... Without Losing Your …

Living with Kids and Dogs - Interview with Collen Pelar - part 1

February 11th, 2007

26:25

Don and Kate interview Certified Professional Dog Trainer and author Colleen Pelar about her book Living with Kids and Dogs... Without Losing Your …

Episode #1 - Maine Animal Welfare Program with Norma Worley and Cold Weather Pet Tips

December 27th, 2004

32:45

This is Woof Meow Show prime, Ground Zero, Numero Uno - the very first episode of the Bangor Regions show all about pets. Don Hanson and Mike Dow provide an overview of the show and interview their first guest; Norma …

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