Dog Stories
Dr Lisa Smith and Ozzie

Dr Lisa Smith and Ozzie

February 20, 2020

Maria chats with Dr Lisa Smith about her dog Ozzie, a Rough Collie/Australian Cattle Dog. Lisa lives in Leicester, England. She's a Professor of Criminology and Director of the Leicester Institute for Advanced Studies at the University of Leicester.  
The Cinnamon Trust - The National Charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets

Patricia Toth and Biko

Patricia Toth and Biko

February 13, 2020

Today we are chatting with Patricia Toth about her dog Biko, a Bipoo ( Bichon Frise/Poodle) she had when her children were little.

   
Trish has always loved the arts and the creative process. Although once an executive in technology, she redirected her focus to painting, drawing and sculpting in the early 2000s. In 2010 her interest in photography led to her current specialty in portraits of children, landscapes and animals.     patriciatoth.ca

Barb Smith and Captain

Barb Smith and Captain

February 6, 2020

Today I'm chatting with Barb Smith. We've been the best of friends for over 40 years. Barb lives in Oakville and just recently retired, following a 30 year career in community relations. She has been an animal lover her entire life and has had many pets over the years including dogs, cats, horses, an iguana, a ferret, a chinchilla and an African Grey Parrot to name just a few. Today's story is about her Sheltie, Captain

Johannes Linstead and Scamper

Johannes Linstead and Scamper

January 30, 2020

From being named Canada’s “Guitarist of the Year,” to winning eight “Best Album” awards, to seven top-ten US Billboard charting albums, and winning the “People’s Choice” award in the UK, Johannes Linstead has become recognized internationally as one of the best selling guitarists in the Instrumental, Jazz and World Music genres. Today's story is about his dog, Scamper

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A Story from The Spectator

A Story from The Spectator

January 23, 2020

Maria reads a story from The Spectator on the topic of canine jealously 

 

Sound effects obtained from https://www.zapsplat.com

Music: Precious Memories by Shane Ivers - https://www.silvermansound.com and bensound.com

Nick Koudis and Muji

Nick Koudis and Muji

January 14, 2020

Nick Koudis started out in NYC. As a charter photographer at Getty Images, his stock images have since been published worldwide. On assignment, he’s photographed multiple covers of Time magazine and since 2000, he has been photographing celebrities in Los Angeles, where he now resides. His work has received the One Show award, Andy Awards for advertising, PDN/Nikon Awards, among others. Today's story is about his dog, Muji

Maria Bell and Misty

Maria Bell and Misty

December 17, 2019

Maria Bell is an artist and photographer from Toronto Canada.   She is the creator of The Dogs of Oakville book series, a project that has helped raise over $125,000 for The Oakville & Milton Humane Society.  Today's story is about her very first dog, Misty

Music - bensound.com