Category Archives: Specific Breeds

Siberian Huskies – #2

Renee interviewed two dog trainers today: Nannette Morgan and Jo Jacques. Both trainers are extremely knowledgeable about Siberian Husky sled dogs. They discussed an incident that occurred after the 2010 Winter Olympics where 100 sled dogs were inhumanely destroyed at a tourist center in Vancouver, British Columbia. Nannette and Jo also talked about how sled dogs can easily be re-homed despite the fact that they’ve lived outdoors on a tether all of their lives. If you love Huskies, you’ll enjoy this program!

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Pugs

Renee chats with Lucy Kennedy about Pugs. They discuss what it’s like to live with these sweet and loving little dogs and what their needs are. Lucy is very involved in Pug rescue. She explains the main reason Pugs wind up in rescue and how people can prevent problems when they live with these dogs.

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German Shepherds

Local Dog Trainer, Phil Guida from Canine Dimensions in the South Jersey and Philadelphia areas talks to Renee this morning about his rescue group, Garden State German Shepherd Rescue. Their discussion focuses a lot on what owners need to know about these very intelligent dogs to ensure a successful relationship exists from the very beginning.

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Labrador Retrievers

Renee’s guest is a professional trainer and behavior consultant from Mystic Connecticut, Michael Shikashio. Michael owns his own training business, Complete Canines, LLC and he volunteers and provides foster care for American Lab Rescue, an all breed rescue concentrated on the east coast. Listen and learn about Labrador Retrievers today. Visit www.americanlabrescue.com if you’d like to adopt one of their dogs.

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Sighthounds – Whippets, Brussels Griffons

Sharon Sakson, well-known dog show judge, breeder and author returns to The Doghouse to talk specifically about Sighthounds; their physical characteristics, their personalities, and information on how to keep them happy and safe in the home. If you’re interested in buying a Whippet or Brussels Griffon, contact Sharon atinfodog.com/judges/7030/juddat.htm.

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