Rank #1: Episode 73 - Clicker Training
Clicker training - you've probably heard of it, but do you know how to do it? In this show you can hear Aaron Clayton from Karen Pryor Clicker Training explaining exactly what clicker training is, how you can start using it, and some of the amazing results you can get with it. We bust some myths about clicking, and talk about how it can be used for both family pets and those competing at the highest level.
Sep 27 2008
Rank #2: Episode 5 - What is my dog thinking?
- Italian Greyhound breed profile with interviews
- Training tip from Mim Edwards of Adelaide Pet Dog Training Australia
- Interview with Gwen Bailey, author of "What is my dog thinking?"
- Puppy Playtime for younger listeners
Nov 12 2005
Rank #3: Episode 192 - Rescue dogs: how to adopt one and how to help if you can't
In this episode you can hear an expert dog trainer's 10 steps to getting a great dog from the shelter. If you can't adopt a rescue dog, you can still help support dog shelters and charities in a wide variety of ways. Plus the DogCast Radio News is an emotional rollercoaster.
Feb 17 2018
Rank #4: Episode 49 - Dalmatians and Reiki for dogs
Sep 08 2007
Rank #5: Episode 33 - Assistance dogs and German Shepherd Dogs
Jan 14 2007
Rank #6: Episode 170 - Coping with allergies and 10 great reasons not to copy Cesar Milan
In this show, Dr Patrick Mahaney has the advice you need if your dog has allergies, and Sally Gutteridge shares 10 good reasons not to copy Cesar Milan. Plus the DogCast Radio News, and how you can add your voice to the protest against the Yulin Dog Meat Festival.
Jun 17 2016
Rank #7: Episode 30 - Dog intelligence
Nov 25 2006
Rank #8: Episode 195 - Well Informed Pet and dog grooming secrets
Well Informed Pet is an app that lets you - and all those who care for your dog - keep track of all their health information. We go behind the scenes at the dog grooming salon, and deal with some controversial issues. Plus in the DogCast Radio News the dog who wasn't a dog, the assistance dog who might not be, the First Lady who dove into a lake for her dog, and more!
May 26 2018
Rank #9: Episode 203 - Easy Peasy Puppy Squeezy
In the first episode of 2019 you can hear Steve Mann's expert advice on how to get things right with your puppy, and your dog, as he talks about his book Easy Peasy Puppy Squeezy. Plus there's the DogCast Radio News read by Julie and Jenny, and some reflections on the simple step that just might revolutionise your dog training! And a listener's review of the Dutch film, Buddy.
Jan 26 2019
Rank #10: Episode 205 - Empowerment Training for your Power Dog
It's important to train every dog - but it's vital to get your training right when you have a powerful dog. That involves getting your relationship with you dog right, but includes taking into account society's attitude towards your dog. In this in depth interview, Dawn Antoniak-Mitchell discusses everything you need to know about training your power dog, something she has written a book about - Empowerment Training for Your Power Dog: Unleash the Positive Potential in Bully and Mastiff Breeds, Pit Bulls, and Other Strong Dogs. Plus the DogCast Radio News - including PC Dave Wardell and PD Finn who won the Crufts Friends for Life award.
Mar 16 2019
Rank #11: Episode 190 - What It's Like to be a Dog and Barking Mad Dog Holidays
Gregory Berns talks about his book What It's Like to be a Dog, which is a thought provoking and fascinating read. Sue Corfield tells us about the dog activity holidays she runs in the beautiful Shropshire countryside. Plus we've rounded up some happy stories for the DogCast Radio News.
Dec 16 2017
Rank #12: Episode 106 - The working life of a herding dog and Canix
Hear from Border Collie expert Joyce Geier what a working herding dog's life entails - and about the Hallmark Channel's movie, You Lucky Dog, where a rescue Collie is taken on to help herd sheep, and heal a family. Canix - cross country running with your dog - is a great way to get yourself and your dog fit and trim, Richard Cook has all the answers you need. In the DogCast Radio News hear about the rescue dog being helped out by a famous little blue pill and how hard life can be for David Beckham's dog. Download us to your MP3 and let us entertain you as you go out and about with your dog.
Jun 12 2010
Rank #13: Episode 160 - No Walks? No Worries! and Pets and the Afterlife
This show is a mix of the practical and the spiritual. Hear trainer and behaviourist Sian Ryan talk about her authoritative book No Walks? No Worries!, and find out how to take the stress, worry and boredom out of crate rest. Listen to Rub Gutro discuss the experiences which led him to write Pets and the Afterlife Messages from Beyond.
Aug 22 2015
Rank #14: Episode 108 - Sue London and Schutzhund
Sue London, the Canadian Dog Whisperer, had major health problems that nearly resulted in her death, but the love of her Shih Tzu Rocky pulled her through, and now she wants to offer that healing to others. Schutzhund is a fascinating and demanding dog sport which host Julie was lucky enough to participate in - how did she enjoy getting up close and personal with a German Shepherd? In the DogCast Radio News hear about the growing problem of dog obesity - and is there a connection to the increasing variety of dog food on offer? Plus did you know next month is National Dog Adoption Month? All this and more!
Aug 14 2010
Rank #15: Episode 3 - Huskies and Newfoundlands
- Dog sledding holidays - interview
- Newfoundlands water training - interview
- Training tip from Mim Edwards of Adelaide Pet Dog Training,Australia
- Puppy Playtime for younger listeners
- Two Minute Fiction
- Did you know?
Oct 15 2005
Rank #16: Episode 163 - Let your dog sniff and K9 Rescue International
In this show find out the benefits of letting your dog sniff during a walk. Sarah Pennington explains why your dog will be happy if you stimulate hos brains - and the easy ways you can do this. Jayne Jones was so touched by the plight of dogs in Bulgaria that she started a rescue - hear how K9 Rescue International is saving dogs' lives. Plus hear the latest news from the dog world.
Nov 28 2015
Rank #17: Episode 166 - Pam Dennison - You CAN Train Your Dog
Pam Dennison is a dog trainer who is passionate about making training clear and fun for the dog. In this interview you can hear her talk about her new book - You CAN Train Your Dog. So what are training myths and what is training fact? Pam has the answers. Plus in the DogCast Radio News, hear about dogs working as conservation canines, and the dog IQ test that could offer insights into human dementia. And do you agree that lessons on looking after your dog should be compulsory?
Feb 28 2015
Rank #18: Episode 208 - Benefab and Jayda finds a home
In Episode 208 of DogCast Radio, you can hear how Kat Chrysostum invented benefab, a fabric that is helping dogs to life as healthily and happily as possible. When Duschanca Singh met rescue dog Jayda at the Mayhew, it was love at first sight. Plus the DogCast Radio News with stories of dogs around the world who are being bribed, learning to cope with being blind, training to lead visually impaired people - and one emotional roller-coaster of a story!
May 18 2019
Rank #19: Episode 175 - How to Right a Dog Gone Wrong
In this show Pamela Dennison draws on years of working with students and personal experience to offer help and hope to those coping with a reactive of aggressive dog. Listen to Pam explain how you can help your dog cope with life, offering practical advice along the way. All delivered with honesty and humour.
Oct 22 2016
Rank #20: Episode 19 - Dog allergies and faithful dogs
Jun 10 2006