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431 – Dalmatians: the “Brilliant, Spotted, Energized” Dogs of Croatia

Dalmatians: the “Brilliant, Spotted, Energized” Dogs of Croatia Dalmatians are our Love the Breeds topic today with enthusiasts Meg Callea, Molly Spengler and Stephanie Podejko joining host Laura Reeves for a timely conversation ahead of the release of the “101 Dalmatians” remake. History “Dalmatians have kind of … a mixed historical background,” Callea noted. “There…

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430 — Everything I Need to Know About Life I Learned from My Dog

Everything I Need to Know About Life I Learned from My Dog Kelly Lyn Marquis, professional dog handler and life coach, joins host Laura Reeves for an uplifting, insightful and powerful conversation about our messaging to ourselves and how everything we need to know about life, we can learn from our dogs. “This is a…

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429 – Tough Talk on Big Questions

Tough Talk on Big Questions: How To’s from Judges and AKC Rep This is part two of our panel discussion on the “Road to Center Stage” featuring audience Q&A with AKC judges Brian Meyer and Sylvie McGee, and AKC Rep Bryan Martin. How to approach judges with questions Bryan Martin: “If you’re not proactive by…

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428 — The Versatile, Velcro Vizsla: Hunting Dog of the Magyar

The Versatile, Velcro Vizsla: Hunting Dog of the Magyar Vizsla enthusiasts Kathy Rust, Ashley Uffman and Vizsla Club of America President Melissa Lembke join host Laura Reeves for a conversation about this medium sized, short coated versatile hunting dog. From the Vizsla Club of America website: “The Hungarian or Magyar Vizsla … is mentioned in…

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427 – The Road to Center Stage

Road to Center Stage: Panel Discussion on the Process to Become a Judge Throwback to a Friday Night Forum when we could all go to dog shows. Bryan Martin reviews the judging application process that was put in place most recently. Martin gives a thorough overview of the various systems that preceded the current updates.…

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426 – Love is in the Air: Genetic Testing Offers “MatchMaking”

Love is in the Air: Genetic Testing Offers “MatchMaking” Adam Boyko, chief science officer at Embark, joins host Laura Reeves for a science geek out session. “There’s really three important reasons to do genetic testing,” Boyko said. “The first is the health component that you get from genetic testing. In almost every purebred breed there…

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413 – How a Breed Aptitude Test Morphed into a Hot New Sport

How a Breed Aptitude Test Morphed into a Hot New Sport German Shepherd Dog enthusiast Ash Nadar talks with host Laura Reeves about how the GSD breed aptitude test morphed into the hot new...

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412 – German Shepherd Dogs: Myth Busting and Truth Telling

German Shepherd Dogs: Myth Busting and Truth Telling Iconic handler, breeder, judge Jim Moses and Deborah Stern, breeder, owner and president of the German Shepherd Dog Club of America join host Laura Reeves for...

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411 – Good Nerves Matter: GSD Working Dogs and Family Companions

Good Nerves Matter: GSD Working Dogs and Family Companions Host Laura Reeves dives into the world of IGP and working German Shepherds with Malinda Weber, Czech/East German working line German Shepherd breeder in Kansas....

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410 – Jim Moses and Deborah Stern on German Shepherd Dogs

Jim Moses and Deborah Stern on German Shepherd Dogs Legendary German Shepherd Dog breeders Jim Moses and Deborah Stern are responsible for the careers of some of the most famous dogs in AKC history....

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409 – Prepping for Dog Events in a Masked Society

Prepping for Dog Events in a Masked Society Vicki Ronchette from Show Dog Prep School joins host Laura Reeves for a conversation on counter conditioning dogs for shows in which the judge and everyone...

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408 – Janina Laurin Reflects on a Lifetime in Dogs, the Belgian Breeds

Janina Laurin Reflects on a Lifetime in Dogs and the Belgian Breeds Second-generation Belgian Tervuren breeder and judge, Janina Laurin, joins host Laura Reeves for a conversation about the four Belgian herding breeds, including...

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407 – Canine Action Photography Tips, Tools and Rules

Canine Action Photography Tips, Tools and Rules Action photographer Bret Cody joins host Laura Reeves to talk great photos and how to capture them yourself. Bret’s Action Photography rules: Rule #1: Get down to...

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406 – Veterinary Voice: Scary weird stuff that happens to girl dogs

Veterinary Voice: Scary weird stuff that happens to girl dogs Dr. Marty Greer joins host Laura Reeves for a conversation about some of the scary, unusual medical emergencies and conditions which can affect our...

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405 – Black at the Dog Show. What you see and what it is.

Black at the Dog Show. What you see and what it is. “We can be opponents and not be enemies” Professional handler Randy Benns joins host Laura Reeves for a frank and open discussion...

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