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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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425 – Breeder Hacks, Tricks, Tips & Products for Healthier Puppies

Breeder Hacks, Tricks, Tips & Products for Healthier Puppies Dale Martenson, renowned breeder of Touche Japanese Chin, joins host Laura Reeves to talk about some of our favorite hacks, some of our favorite products, some of our favorite things as dog breeders that don’t necessarily make it into the textbooks. LISTEN to the episode for…

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424 – Senior Living: Simple Hacks and Good Medicine for Old Dogs

Senior Living: Simple Hacks and Good Medicine for Old Dogs Dr. Marty Greer joins host Laura Reeves for a discussion of Senior Dogs in this month’s Veterinary Voice. Marty and Laura drill down on current medicine and important life hacks for our old dogs, adding to the information in our episode on Canine Cognitive Dysfunction.…

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423 — Cancer Specialist Provides Important Tips on Early Detection

Cancer Specialist Provides Important Tips on Early Detection Dr. Lori Cesario DVM DACVIM (Oncology), Owner, Canine Cancer Academy, joins host Laura Reeves for a life-saving conversation on early detection of cancer in our dogs. Whether the signs are fleeting and faint, or rapid onset and obvious, Cesario provides tips and tools to help our dogs live…

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Laura Reeves

88 – Wire Coated Breeds and How to Work With Them

Wire Coated Breeds require special grooming techniques and tools to keep the coat in top condition and shape that the breed standard requires.

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Dual Champions Melissa Newman

87 – Dual Champions: Melissa Newman – Laverack vs Llewellin

Continuing our conversation on the challenges of creating dual champions, Melissa Newman talks with us about her journey to build a family of dogs that meet this exacting goal. From a childhood spent hunting...

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Dual Champions

86 – Dual Champions: Preservation Breeders Proof of Form and Function – Frank Luksa

One key element of preservation breeding, for many fanciers, is working to maintain the “function” for which the “form” of the breed was originally developed. The English Setter standard, for example, describes a dog...

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Wendy Paquette Shih Tzu

85 – Wendy Paquette on Shih Tzu, Toys and Breeding Challenges

Wendy Paquette of Wenrick Kennels fame, All-Breed Judge and Toy Breeder talks with Laura Reeves on Toy Dogs, Shih Tzu’s, and Breeding Challenges.

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Obedience David Haddock

84 – Obedience at the Garden: David Haddock, AKC Judge

Obedience at the Garden: Obedience was not always offered at the Garden during Westminster Kennel Club dog show. David Haddock, Westminster member and AKC judge helped to include obedience competition.

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Mike and Karen Kurtzner

83 – Mike and Karen Kurtzner: Mentors, Field Judge and Beagle Buddies

Mike and Karen Kurtzner Mike and Karen are professional handlers that have both been mentored by some of the great dog people of the past, but have trained some of the stars today.  Boarding...

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New Group Ring

82 – New to Group Ring? 10 Tips to Survive and Succeed

New to the Group Ring? 10 Tips to Survive and Succeed and celebrate your best of breed win.

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Randy Benns Luke Baggenstos

81 – Social Media Challenge from Randy Benns and Luke Baggenstos

Social Media Challenge Randy Benns and Luke Baggenstos are both members of the Professional Handler’s Association. Luke Baggenstos Luke literally was born into dogs. His parents and stepmother are all dog people. He worked...

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Steve Gladstone

80 – Steve Gladstone: In His Words

Steve Gladstone, AKC Judge, Breeder of Cardigan Welsh Corgis and AKC Board of Directors member passed away in Australia while on a judging assignment. Perhaps his final interview, this was recorded only a few...

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