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Guests

Wk of October 19:

Video Call Petiquette, K-9 IQ Test, Hemp-CBD Pet Products

Miss Fido Manners
Rosalind Arden
Laura Drotleff

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Pet Personality and author Miss Fido Manners about video call petiquette; The Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science at the London School of Economics and Political Science’s Dr. Rosalind Arden about canine intelligence and her K-9 IQ Tests; and, Agricultural writer Laura Drotleff about insights on the growing market for Hemp-CBD pet products.

Wk of October 11:

Halloween Pet Dangers, Dog Bite Fatalities by Police Dogs, Do as I Do Training Method as Applied to Cats

Tina Wismer, DVM
Paul McCauley, Ph.D.
Claudia Fugazza, Ph.D.

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with ASPCA’s Tina Wismer, DVM, about Halloween pet dangers; Consulting Criminologist Paul McCauley about dog bite fatalities by K9 police dogs; and Eötvös Loránd University’s Dr. Claudia Fugazza about the “Do as I Do” training method as applied to a Japanese cat who mimics her owner.

Wk of October 4:

Crappiest Laws in USA, Pets Shedding COVID-19 and Hottest 2020 Halloween Pet Costumes

Jeff Herman
Angela Bosco-Lauth, DVM
Howard Beige

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Jeff Herman, Managing Editor, from LawnStarter, about the crappiest lawns in America; veterinarian, Dr. Angela Bosco-Lauth, Assistant Professor at Colorado State University about her research which reveals that cats can spread COVID-19 to one another but that dogs did not shed the virus; and Howie Beige from Rubies about the hottest pet costumes for this year’s Howl’oween celebrations.

Wk of September 27:

Dogs in Designer Hats, Increase of Dog Bites During COVID-19 & The Preakness

Awon Golding
Cinnamon Dixon, DO

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with milliner Awon Golding about the 2020 Wildheart Foundation calendar featuring rescue dogs wearing beautiful headpieces designed by world-renowned hat designers; with board-certified pediatrician and pediatric emergency physician at Colorado Children’s Hospital, Dr. Cinnamon Dixon, about the increase of dog bites during the Covid-19 pandemic; and with legendary horse racing journalist, Steve Haskin, about the upcoming Preakness.

Wk of September 20:

Pet Abandonment due to COVID-19; Wildfire Effects on Pets; Dog Attack Victim

Michael Delp
Renee White, DVM
Thomas Hartwig

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Michael Delp, Director of the Johnson County Animal Shelter in Indiana, about pet abandonment as a result of the coronavirus pandemic; with veterinarian Dr. Renee White about the effects of the wildfires and the subsequent smoke on pets; and with dog attack victim, Tom Hartwig.

Wk of September 13:

Cat Owner Types and New Guinea Singing Dogs

Sarah Crowley, Ph.D.
James McIntyre

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. Sarah Crowley, Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Exeter about what kind of cat owners we are and how we play a role regarding our cat’s predatory behavior; and James McIntyre about the New Guinea Singing Dogs who were deemed to be extinct. Reed and Fleck talk about the ongoing challenges of 2020.

Wk of September 6:

Naming Your Pet, Pet Owners and CO & Destructive Pests

Katie Grant Blakeley
Sharon Cooksey
Ocassio Gee

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with PetFirst Insurance’s CEO Katie Blakely about naming your pet; with Kidde’s Sharon Cooksey about their recently commissioned online survey and what it revealed about pet owners and CO; and with Groundworks Companies Director of Advertising and Marketing, Occasio Gee, about wild animals and the destruction that they can cause to your home.

Wk of August 30:

Kentucky Derby 146

Christine Moore
Katherine Mooney, Ph.D.
Steve Haskin

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with CamHats NYC, Christine Moore about Derby toppers; with Florida State University’s Dr. Katherine Mooney about the importance of contributions by African-American horsemen to Derby history; and with American racing journalist and author Steve Haskin about the Kentucky Derby contenders. Reed and Fleck talk about how to throw a last-minute Kentucky Derby Party.

Wk of August 23:

Washing Pet Paws, Preventing Horse Racing Injuries & Death & Cities adopting the most pets during the COVID crisis

Lisa Lippman, DVM
Kathy Guillermo
Kylie Moore

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with veterinarian Lisa Lippman, DVM, about the importance of washing your pets paws; with Kathy Guillermo, SVP of PETA’s horse racing department, about changes that can be made to prevent injuries and deaths in the horse racing industry; and with Kylie Moore, Content Strategist at Digital Third Coast on behalf of Lombardo Homes, about which cities have adopted the most pets during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wk of August 16:

App for Cat Lovers, When to Spay or Neuter & Pet-friendliest Cities

Nathan Kehn
Ben & Lynette Hart, DVM
Jill Gonzalez

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Nathan Kehn about the new Tabby app for cat lovers; with veterinarians, Drs. Benjamin and Lynette Hart about when is the right time to spay and neuter your pet; and with Jill Gonzalez pet financial analysis of the top pet-friendly cities in America.

Wk of August 9:

Sharks, Research about COVID Pets & Forest Bathing 

George H. Burgess, PhD
Sarah Hamer, DVM
Nadine Mazzola

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Ichthyologist and Fisheries Biologist, Dr. George Burgess (Director Emeritus Florida Program for Shark Research at the Florida Museum at University of Florida), about issues facing sharks; with veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Hamer, an associate professor of epidemiology at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences about her research centered around the degree to which pets are infected with SARS-CoV-2 the virus that causes COVID-19; and with Nadine Mazzola, a certified Forest Therapy Guide about forest bathing with your dog.

Annie Daniel, DVM
Steve King
Carlee Hawkins, Ph.D.
Blake Rashad

Wk of August 2:

Race, Equality, and Diversity in the Pet World and Animal Service Industries

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Annie Daniel, the Founder of the National Association for Black Veterinarians and Louisiana State University and A & M College Associate Professor of Veterinary Medical Education, about the steps being taken to diversify the veterinary industry; with Steve King, President of the American Pet Products Association, about pet ownership statistics as well as diversity in the pet products industry; with Dr. Carlee Beth Hawkins of Southern Illinois University about her study focusing on if dogs can be racist; and with dog trainer and dog expert, Blake Rashid, of the Top Dog K9 Foundation about the diversity of the dog training profession.

Wk of July 26:

Mushrooms, Anesthesia & PTSD

Matthew Smith, Ph.D.
Stefano Di Concetto, DVM
Kerri Rodriguez, Ph.D.

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with University of Florida’s Dr. Matthew Smith about mushroom toxicity in pets; with Oklahoma State University’s Dr. Stefano Concetto about when pets need anesthesia; and with Purdue University’s Dr. Kerri Rodriguez about her latest study that examines the tasks that trained service dogs perform for veterans suffering from PTSD.

Wk of July 19:

Canine Cataracts, HSUS Investigation of Petland & Water Loving Cat

Emily McCool, DVM
John Goodwin
Finn & Fisher Williams

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with a veterinarian, Dr. Emily McCool, an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology in the Department of with Veterinary Clinical Sciences at Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine about canine cataracts; Humane Society of United States’ John Goodwin, Senior Director of The Humane Society of the United States’ Stop Puppy Mills campaign, about the organization’s investigation of Petland, a national retailer known for selling sick pets at high prices; and with and cat daddy, Finn Williams, about his water-loving cat, Fisher the Maine Coone, who is now a brand of his own, racking up sponsorship and appearing in commercials.

Wk of July 12:

Heat Related Illness, Pet Fire Prevention, Dog Bites on Airplanes

Emily Hall
Susan McKelvey
Mayor Joseph Ganim

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with veterinarian Emily Hall from the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences, Nottingham Trent University about heat-related illness in pets; with Susan McKelvey, Communications Manager for the National Fire Prevention Association, about pets and fires; and with Bridgeport, CT’s  Honorable Mayor Joseph Ganim about his being bitten by a dog on a Delta Airlines flight.

Wk of July 5:

Pet Product Buying Trends Part 2, DNA Test for Cats, Pet Back to School Blues

Steve King
Anna Skaya

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Steve King, President of the American Pet Products Association in Part 2 of the series on consumer trends and buying patterns among pet owners during the pandemic and with BasePaws Founder and CEO, Anna Skaya, about the first DNA Kit for cats and their curious owners. Reed talks about how your kids going back to school can affect your pet.

Wk of June 28:

Pet Product Buying Trends, Horrible Hundred, & Freedom of Information

Phil Chang
John P. Goodwin
Freddy Martinez

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Phil Chang, Retail Industry Expert, in Part 1 of a series on consumer trends and buying patterns among pet owners during the pandemic; with John Goodwin, Senior Director of The Humane Society of the United States’ Stop Puppy Mills campaign, about The Horrible Hundred; and with Open The Government Policy Analyst, Freddy Martinez, about why the sex of Conan, the special forces GSD that took down al-Baghdadi, is relevant to the Freedom of Information Act.

Wk of June 21:

Yulin Dog Meat Festival, Vacations with Fido & Fifi & Fighting off Alligators to Save a Dog

Dr. Peter Li
Doug Shupe
SSG Trent Tweddale and wife, Kristina Deak, Ph.D.

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. Peter Li of the Humane Society International about how the Coronavirus Pandemic has affected the Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival; with Doug Shupe about traveling taking a vacation with Fido and Fifi this summer; and with SSG Trent Tweddale and his fight with an alligator to save his dog’s life.

Wk of June 14:

Postal Bites Stats, Ending Economic Euthanasia & Summer Pet Reads

Christina Johnson
Steven Mornelli
Everett Jones

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Christina Johnson of the US Postal Service about postal workers and dog bites as part of National Dog Bite Awareness Week; with Waggle CEO, Steven Mornelli, about how pet owners are struggling during the pandemic; and with Publisher’s Weekly Review Editor, Everett Jones, about the best summer pet reads for the whole family.

Wk of June 7:

Dogs as Saviors, Confronting the Pet Overpopulation Crisis & Urban Pest Management

Joshua Van Bourg
Lisa Lange
William Kern

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Arizona State University’s Joshua Van Bourg about dogs helping owners in times of distress; PETA’s Lisa Lange, about the pet overpopulation crisis; and University of Florida’s Bill Kern about urban pest management and what pests we need to watch out for this summer.

Wk of May 31:

Hurricane Pet Preparedness, Pet Clean Car & Breed Specific Diseases

Diane Robinson
Lauren Fix
Gillian Angliss Glaser, DVM

Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Diane Robinson from the Humane Society Disaster Response Animal Rescue Team about Hurricane Pet Preparedness; Automotive Expert, Lauren Fix, about how best to pet clean your car; and veterinarian, Dr. Gillian Angliss, about breed specific diseases.

Wk of May 24:

Zoos & Aquariums, K9’s Journey Home and Florida Blue Bees

Dan Ashe
Seneca Krueger
Chase Kimmel, Ph.D.

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dan Ashe, CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums about how COVID-19 affected animals and their caregivers throughout the world; with Seneca Krueger, a marriage and family therapist, about how a dog that she fostered spent 97 days trying to get back to her; and with Dr. Chase Kimmel about the Florida blue bees.

Wk of May 17:

Pets Contributing to Mental Health; Back to Work Transition, COVID-19 Transmission in Cats

Allen McConnell, Ph.D.
Beth Adelman
Amy Robinson

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Allen McConnell, Ph.D., Chair of the Psychology Department at Miami University, about pets contributing to your mental health as May is Mental Health Awareness Month; with author and cat expert Beth Adelman and Dog trainer Amy Robinson about prepping pets for when we return to the workforce; and with University of Wisconsin veterinarian, Dr. Peter Halfmann, about his recent study on the transmission of novel Coronavirus in domestic cats.

Ann Hohenhaus, DVM
Ernie Ward, DVM
Tina Wismer, DVM
Marc Seitz, DVM, DABVP

Wk of May 10:

Vaccines, Pet Obesity, Common Hazards & First Aid

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Ann Hohenhaus, DVM, about the importance of pet vaccines; Ernie Ward, DVM, about slimming down America’s super-sized pets; Tina Wismer, DVM, about common household hazards; and Marc Seitz, DVM, about how first aid can save your pet’s life.

Wk of May 3:

Coronavirus Treatment for Pets, Reducing Cat Allergens & Top Ten Dog Breeds

Laura Nafe, DVM
Ebenezer Satyaraj, Ph.D.
Brandi Hunter

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Laura Nafe, DVM, assistant professor of small animal internal medicine at Oklahoma State University about how to treat pets with Coronavirus; with Dr. Ebnezner Satyaraj, Director of Molecular Nutrition at Purina, about a new cat food that helps reduce feline allergens; and with AKC Vice President of Public Relations, Brandi Hunter, about the top ten registered dog breeds of 2019.

Wk of April 26:

COVID-19 Sniffer dogs, Lyme Disease & SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Pets

Claire Guest, Ph.D.
Michael Yabsley, Ph.D.
Bruce Akey, DVM

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with Claire Guest, Ph.D., of Medical Detection Dogs about using specially trained K9s to sniff out Coronavirus; Dr. Michael Yabsley from the University of Georgia about increased rates of Lyme disease infections in dogs and how that can be used to predict Lyme Disease in humans; and with Bruce Akey, DVM, director of the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, about animal disease transmission and Coronavirus testing for pets.

Wk of April 19:

Covid-19 Frontline Workers, Heartworm and Seasonal Allergies

Scott Giacoppo
Dr. Chris Duke
Dr. Tomeisha Hubbard

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with President Scott Giacoppo of National Animal Care and Control about Animal Care and Control workers serving on the frontlines; President of the American Heartworm Society, Dr. Chris Duke, discussing detection and prevention of Heartworm; and  Associate Professor at Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Tomeisha Hubbard, about seasonal allergies.

Wk of April 12:

Family Time with Pets, Alaska Animal Rescue & Earth Month Pet Tips

Beth Adelman
Amy Robinson
Jeff Corwin

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with cat expert and author Beth Adelman and dog trainer Amy Robinson about the amount of time we spend with our pets during the global pandemic, and with biologist and wildlife conservationist, Jeffrey Corwin, about his new show Alaska Animal Rescue. Reed shares some eco-friendly pet tips as April is Earth Month.

David Lummis
Max and Rosebud
Cynthia and Bailey
Babette Haggerty

Wk of April 5:

Pet Industry Economics, Therapy Dog Visits and Indoor Pet Activities

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with David Lummis, the Pet Market Analyst, of Packaged Facts about how the global Coronavirus pandemic is affecting the pet industry; Max Woodfin, the Director of Divine Canines with Volunteer Cynthia Martinez, about how organization conducts therapy dog visits in recent months; and with dog trainer and author Babette Haggerty about how we can keep busy with our dogs during this time of more of an indoor life.

Wk of March 29:

Shelter Expectations, Safer Airline Travel & Careful Cleaning with Pets

Jim Tedford
Jenny Pan
Tim Evans

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Jim Tedford, President and CEO from the Association for Animal Welfare Advancement about how shelters are responding to the Coronavirus crisis; with Jenny Pan, an entrepreneur about her invention, Care-Pod, and how she partnered with a major airline to make travel safer for pets; and with Tim Evans, DVM, an associate professor of toxicology in the MU College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory about safer pet cleaning.

Wk of March 22:

Wuhan Pets, Pet Preservation & Pet Stress

Dr. Peter Li
Jim Brost
Lina Roth

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. Peter Li from the Humane Society International about the pets of Wuhan; with Jim Brost from Preserved Pets about how to keep your pet near and dear after his passing; and with Lina Roth about synchronized pet owner and pet stress.

Wk of March 15:

Protecting Pets Now, Cat Tracking Project & Environmental Impact of Madagascar Forest Cats

Shelley Rankin, Ph.D.
Roland Kays
Michelle Sauther, Ph.D.

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, are talking with University of Pennsylvania’s Dr. Shelley Rankin about what we should be doing to protect our pets; North Carolina State University’s Dr. Rolland Kays about the cat tracking project; and University of Colorado at Boulder’s Dr. Michelle Sauther about the environmental impact of the Madagascar forest cats.

Lori Teller, DVM
Wesley Bissett, DVM
Jeff Werber, DVM
Albert Ahn, DVM

Wk of March 8:

Social Distancing, Veterinary Medicine & Geriatric Pets

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, discuss social distancing with pets during the Cornavirus pandemic with Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science’s Lori M. Teller, DVM, and Wesley Bissett, DVM; about veterinary telemedicine with Jeff Werber, DVM, of Airvet; and about caring for geriatric pets with Albert Ahn, DVM, of Orangetown Animal Hospital and MYOS RENS Technology.

Wk of March 1:

Mental Health, Dog Fights & Pet Blogging

Dr. John Huber
Robin Bennett
Carol Bryant & Maggie Marton

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. John Huber, Chairman for Mainstream Mental Health, about the positive effects that pets can bring to lives of individuals suffering from mental health issues; with Robin Bennett about what to do and how to prevent dog fights at the dog park; and with award winning bloggers, Carol Bryant and Maggie Marton, about pet blogging for love and money.

Wk of February 23:

Pets Relieving Loneliness, Spay & Neuter & Top Cat Breeds

Angela Hughes, DVM, PhD
Kelly Diehl, DVM
Mark Hannon

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Angela Hughes, DVM, PhD, senior manager of Global Scientific Advocacy Relations at Mars Petcare, about the role pets can play in relieving loneliness; with Dr. Kelly Diehl of the Morris Animal Foundation about new developments regarding spaying and neutering our pets; and with Mark Hannon, President of the Cat Fanciers’ Association, about the most popular cat breeds of 2019.

Wk of February 16:

Nat’l Justice for Animals Week, Winner of the WKC144 & Pet Tech Products

David Rosengard, Esq.
Chrystal Murray Clas
Jennifer Joyce

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with David Rosengard about the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s National Justice Week for Animals; with the winner of the 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Chrystal Murray Clas; and with Jennifer Joyce of SpotOn Virtual Smart Fence about the growing pet tech market.

Wk of February 9:

Pet-friendly New Orleans, Pet Dental Health & Dogs in Movies

Mark Romig
Jan Bellows, DVM
Wendy Mitchell

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Mark Romig, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for New Orleans & Company about pet-friendly New Orleans; with Jan Bellows, of All Pets Dental about February as National Pet Dental Health Month; and with author Wendy Mitchell, about her new book Citizen Canine: Dogs in the movies.

Gail Miller Bisher
Fabian Arienti and Tony Cabrera
Johnny Avello
Barbara Miller

Wk of February 2:

144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

What a treat! The Dynamic Pet Duo talk with a variety of guests about the 144th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

Wk of January 26:

Coronavirus, Groundhogs & Pit Bull Ban in Denver

Tracey Goldstein, PhD
Daniel Blumenstein, PhD
Apryl Steele

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Tracey Goldstein, PhD, about the Coronavirus and how it affects you and your pets; with Daniel Blumenstein, PhD, Professor of Ethologist and Conversation Biologist at UCLA, about groundhogs; and with Apryl Steele, President of the Dumb Friends League, about the proposed legislation to eliminate the ban on pit bulls in Denver.

Wk of January 19:

Organizing Tips, Pets & Weddings, Bath Safety

Amy Tokos
Alyssa Longobucco

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Amy Tokos, President Elect of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals, about pet organization; and with Alyssa Longobucco, Senior Style & Planning Editor at The Knot, about incorporating pets in weddings. Reed and Fleck share tips about how to safely bathe your pet as part of January as National Bath and Safety Month.

Wk of January 12:

PACT Act, Lost Pets, Dog Aging Project

Vern Buchanan
Patty Dillon Giarrusso
Audrey Ruple, DVM

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Congressman Vern Buchanan about The Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act; Patty Dillon Giarrusso from Lost Pet Services, Inc., about using Facebook to find lost pets; and veterinarian, Dr. Audrey Ruple, from Purdue University about the Dog Aging Project.

Wk of January 5:

Pet Cancer Care; Pet-Friendly Cities; Pet Health & Wellness Plan

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Eric Stewart, Global Managing Director at Varian Medical Systems about their partnership with VCA Pet CancerCare™ Centers and about the new advances in pet cancer radiotherapy treatment; with Olyvia Ruhlmann and Igor Popov from ApartmentList.com about the top pet-friendly cities in the US; and with Gillian Angliss Glaser, DVM, about developing a health & wellness plan for your pet.

Eric Stewart
Olyvia Ruhlmann
Igor Popov
Gillian Angliss Glaser, DVM

Wk of December 29:

Budgeting with Pets, Developments in Pet Insurance & Charitable Pet Giving

Todd Christensen
Kristen Lynch
Lawrence Solomon

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Accredited Financial Counselor, Todd Christensen, Education Manager at MoneyFit.org about budgeting with pets; Kristen Lynch, Executive Director of The North American Pet Health Insurance Association, about new developments in pet insurance; and Client Advisor at Mercer Advisors, Lawrence Solomon, about charitable pet giving.

Wk of December 22:

Vaccines, Pet Obesity, Common Hazards & First Aid

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Ann Hohenhaus, DVM, about the importance of pet vaccines; Ernie Ward, DVM, about slimming down America’s super-sized pets; Tina Wismer, DVM, about common household hazards; and Marc Seitz, DVM, about how first aid can save your pet’s life.

Ann Hohenhaus, DVM
Ernie Ward, DVM
Tina Wismer, DVM
Marc Seitz, DVM, DABVP

Wk of December 15:

Holiday Travel, Family & Pets, Cold Weather Tips

Jeanette Casselano
Stanley Coren, PhD
Christine Rutter, DVM

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with the Director of Public Relations at AAA, Jeanette Casselano, about holiday travel with pets; Dr. Stanley Coren about how to tactfully handle your family when dealing with your pet; and Texas A&M veterinarian, Dr. Christine Rutter, about the dangers that the cold weather can pose to your dog.

Wk of December 8:

Holiday Dogs, Pet Tech Products & Holiday Events

Babette Haggerty
Jen Caltrider
Michelle Levya

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with dog trainer and author, Babette Haggerty, about getting a dog over the holidays; Mozilla’s Jen Caltrider about what you need to know about pet tech products before buying them and bringing them into your home; and Public Relations Director, Michelle Leyva, about Enchanted Christmas’s Holiday Event for Pets “Paws N’ Claus.”

Wk of December 1:

Cats in Cars, Animal Movies & Pets & Human Health

Ron Ananian
Kevin Carr
Dr. Stephanie Parmley

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with The Car Dr., Ron Ananian, about cats and other animals climbing into cars and wheel wells to stay warm; with Kevin Carr, film critic and radio host, about the best animal movies; and with Dr. Stephanie Parmely, a psychologist from Dignity Health, about how pets improve our mental health.

Wk of November 24:

Pics with Santa, Pet-Themed Christmas Trees, National Dog Show Winner

Cherry Hill
Kim Scribner
Eduardo Paris and Thor

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Ruth Rosenquist, the ultimate Santa Wrangler from Cherry Hill Programs about pictures with Santa; with Christmas Tree expert, Kim Scribner, about decorating a memorable pet-themed tree; and with the winner of The National Dog Show presented by Purina, breeder, owner and handler, Eduardo Paris.

Wk of November 17:

National Dog Show, Holiday Shopping Strategies & Helping Pets & Shelters

John O'Hurley
Trae Bodge
Mike Arms

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Actor and Host John O’Hurley about the National Dog Show presented by Purina; Shopping Expert, Trae Bodge, about scoring the best deals with Black Friday thru Cyber Monday shopping; and, Helen Woodward Animal Center’s Mike Arms about how you and your family can make a difference to pets and animal shelters over the holidays.

Wk of November 10:

Pet Cancers, Dancers and Dogs & K9 Exercise in Colder Weather

Joshua Lachowicz, DVM
Kelly Pratt and Ian Kreidich
Krista Wicken

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Blue Pearl veterinarian Dr. Joshua Lachowicz about November as Pet Cancer Awareness Month; with husband and wife team, photographers, Kelly Pratt and Ian Kreidich about their new book “Dancers And Dogs”; and with Fitness Guru, Krista Wickens, about exercising your dog during the cold weather months.

Wk of November 3:

Veteran De-Mining Dogs, Lyft Driver Steals Dog & Purchase CBD Pet Products

Bob Bryant
Mahi
Karen Howard

Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with talk Bob Bryant about de-mining dogs for Veterans Day; Jason Gell, Esq. about a Lyft Driver stealing his dog, Mahi; and the Organic & Natural Health Association’s Karen Howard about purchasing Hemp and CBD for pets.

Wk of October 27:

Prison Trained K9s, Caring for Aging Dogs & Feline Marking

Michele Wayland
Lara Sypniewski, DVM
David Coil, PhD

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Michele Wayland, a Supervisor of the Colorado Correctional Industries about the Prison Trained K-9 Companion Program; Dr. Lara Sypniewski, DVM, from Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine about caring for aging dogs; and David Coil, PhD, project scientist at the UC Davis Genome Center about new research regarding feline secretions used for marking  and communication.

Wk of October 20:

Domestic Violence, Exotic Pets, Feline Human Bond

Danielle Behan
Laurie Hess, DVM
Kristyn Vitale, Ph.D.

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Danielle Behan, Senior Brand Manager at the Nestle Purina PetCare Company about the Purple Leash Project and how it is bringing awareness to domestic violence; with Laurie Hess about exotic animals as pets; and with Kristyn Vitale, Ph.D., about the relationship between domestic cats and humans.

Wk of October 13:

Feral Cats, Pet Wellness Month, Pet-Friendly Dorms

Peter Crimmins
Neal Sivula, DVM
Dawn Soufleris, Ph.D.

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Philadelphia’s WHYY arts & culture reporter Peter Crimmins about the growing feral cat problem in the U.S.; with the American Holistic Vet Med Association’s Neal Sivula about how to better care for our pets and their needs as part of October as National Pet Wellness Month; and with Dawn Soufleris, Ph.D., VP of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management for La Salle University, about how the university is using pets as a recruiting tool.

Wk of October 6:

Howl’oween Edition: Pet Costumes, Black Cats & Health Tips for Holiday Events

Howard Beige
Layla Morgan
Jason Stull, DVM

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Rubie’s Howard Beige about pet costumes for Halloween; with author Layla Morgan about mythology and adoption awareness of black cats; and the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Jason Stull, DVM, about how to reduce the spread of disease at pet events.

Wk of September 29:

Dangers of Vaping, Halloween Pet Trends and Feline Weight Loss

Tristan Daugherty-Leiter, DVM
Michele Buggy
Megan Shepherd. DVM

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Tristian Daughtery-Leiter, DVM at VCA Veterinary Emergency Service and Veterinary Specialty Center about the dangers of vaping to animals; Halloween & Costume Association’s Michelle Buggy about Halloween and pet trends; and Megan Shepherd, DVM, of Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine about feline weight loss.

Wk of September 22:

Cesar Millan, Service K9 Laws & Jewish Holiday w/Pets

Cesar Millan
Rebecca Huss, Esq.
Rabbi Mendy

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with dog trainer, author and TV personality Cesar Millan about his residency in Las Vegas; Best Friends Animal Society General Counsel, Rebecca Huss, about Service Dog Laws; and Rabbi Mendy about celebrating Jewish Holiday with pets.

Wk of September 15:

Less Adoptable Pets, Dog Impossible & Anthropomorphizing

Jessica Arnold
Matt Beisner
Stanley Coren, PhD

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk to Petfinder’s Jessica Arnold about less adoptable pets; Zen Dog’s Matt Beisner about his new Nat Geo TV show, “ Dog: Impossible”; and Psychology Today’s Stanley Coren, PhD, about anthropomorphizing of our furry friends.

Wk of September 8:

Brains from Breeding, K9 Enrichment & Deaf Dogs

Erin Hecht, PhD
Mark Van Wye
deaf dog training
Terrie Hayward

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Harvard University’s Department of Human Evolutionary Biology Erin Hecht, PhD, about how selective breeding has affected dog brains; with Zoom Room’s Mark Van Wye about canine enrichment; and dog trainer and author, Terrie Hayward, about training deaf dogs.

Wk of September 1:

Pain Management, K9s Club & Back To School Blues

Jennifer Johnson, VDM
Paul Williams
Babette Haggerty

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management’s President Elect, Jennifer F. Johnson, VMD, about animal pain management; with the Congressional Cemetery’s resident Paul Williams about the most exclusive K9 Club in Washington DC, and dog trainer and author Babette Haggerty about uplifting Fido’s depression after the kids go back to school.

Wk of August 25:

Feline Leukemia, Dogs & Dating, & Nonsurgical Sterilization

Gillian Angliss Glaser, DVM
Seth Meyers, PhD
Joyce Briggs

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Gillian Angliss Glaser, DVM, Clinical Assistant Professor, Small Animal Medicine from the College of Veterinary Medicine Western University of Health Sciences about Feline Leukemia; with Seth Meyers, PhD, the relationship expert from Eharmony about how our furry friends help us to meet our life partners; and Joyce Briggs, the President of the Alliance for Contraception in Cats & Dogs about nonsurgical sterilization.

Wk of August 18:

Celebrating National Dog Day

Hayley Mehalco
Jennifer Funk
Amy Robinson

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed is celebrating National Dog Day. She will speak with Hayley Mehalco, founder of Puppy Parties NYC about celebrating in canine style; with Jennifer Funk, co-founder of Abundant Life Massage, about treating your dog to massage therapy; and Amy Robinson, dog trainer and founder of Drool School, about how training your pooch can increase his confidence.

Wk of August 11:

PTSD Vets & Service K9s, Pet-Friendly Cities & STDs

Rory Diamond
Jill Gonzalez
Robyn Wilborn, DVM

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Rory Diamond, CEO of K9s For Warriors, about why the Veterans Administration will not provide service dogs for PTSD veterans; Jill Gonzalez, Communications Director and Spokesperson for WalletHub, about the annual survey on the most and least pet-friendly cities; and Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, Associate Professor of Theriogenology at the Large Animal Teaching Hospital and co-director of the Equine Reproduction Center, Robyn Wilborn, DVM, about sexually transmitted canine diseases.

Wk of August 4:

Comfort K9s in El Paso, Creating A Pet-friendly Room & Dog Noses

Tim Hetzner, President LCC
Skip Bedell
Edward Morrison, PhD

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Tim Hetzner, the president of Lutheran Church Charities, about deploying K-9 Comfort Dogs to El Paso, Texas after a shooting resulting in 22 dead and a dozen more injured and to Dayton, Ohio where nine are dead and 27 more are injured; Skip Bedell known for his TV show, “Catch a Contractor” and his appearances on Fox & Friends about creating a pet-friendly room; and with Auburn’s University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Edward Morrison, PhD, about the canine nose and what it can truly do. And in Fleck’s Fact, Reed and Fleck talk about the hazards of dog grooming.

Wk of July 28:

Declawing Law, Water Safety & CBD for Pets

Linda B. Rosenthal
Dr. Deborah Mandell
Joseph Wakshlag, DVM

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal representing District 67 in the New York State Assembly about the nation’s first declawing bill; with Dr. Deborah Mandell about water safety for pets; and with Cornell Veterinary School of Medicine and Chief Medical Officer for ElleVet Sciences, Joseph Wakshlag, DVM, about pets and CBD.

Wk of July 21:

Heat Stroke, Dog House Trends & New Dog Bite Study

Colin Reich, DVM
Michelle Pollack
Charles A. Elmaraghy, MD

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine’s Colin Reich, DVM, about heat stroke and heat exhaustion; with La Petite Maison’s Michelle Pollack about dog house trends; and Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Charles Elmaraghy, MD, discussing how a new dog bite study helps parents with dog ownership choices.

Wk of July 14:

Sharks, Therapy Dog Teams & Best Summer Book Reads

George H. Burgess, PhD
Caroline Loevner
Everett Jones

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with George Burgess, PhD., an ichthyologist and fisheries biologist about recent developments with sharks; Caroline Loevner about working as a professional therapy dog team with her dog – Beau; and with Everett Jones, Reviews Editor from Publisher’s Weekly, about the best summer book reads.

Wk of July 7:

Manatees, Lost Pets, Scoop on Poop & Cooling Products

Patrick Rose, Aquatic Biologist
Jan Suchodolski, DVM
Lorien Clemons, Pet Hub Vice President

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with Patrick Rose, Aquatic Biologist and Executive Director of the Save the Manatee Club about manatees and their survival; Jan Suchodolski, DVM, an Associate Professor and Associate Director of the GI Lab at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences about identifying healthy vs. abnormal poop in cats; Pet Hub Vice President, Lorien Clemons, about July as Lost Pet Prevention Month. Reed and Fleck also talk about the best way to cool off our pets.

Wk of June 30:

Dogs as Humans, Man vs. Nature, & Pet-friendly Vacations

Jessica Pierce, PhD.
Howard Solomon
Dan Schachner

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with author and bioethicist Jessica Pierce, PhD., about how we treat dogs like humans; with dog breeder Howard Solomon about one man’s struggle living in nature; and with Puppy Bowl Rufferee Dan Schachner about planning a pet-friendly vacation.

Wk of June 23:

4th of July Dangers, Motion Sickness & Hydration

Cullen Domaracki, DVM
Ernie Ward, DVM
Marc Seitz, DVM, DABVP

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with LSU School of Veterinary Medicine’s Cullen Domaracki, DVM, about Fourth of July pet dangers; with author Ernie Ward, DVM, about motion sickness in dogs and cats; and with Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Marc Seitz, DVM, DABVP, about July as Hydration Awareness Month. Reed and Fleck also talk about taking your cat to the veterinarian.

Wk of June 16:

Disaster Preparedness Planning for Pet Owners

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Kelsey Eberly, staff attorney at the Animal Legal Defense Fund about the PETS Act; Katie Blakely, CEO of Pet First Insurance, about how ready pet owners are for natural disasters; Diane Robinson, Program Manager of the Disaster Service Animal Rescue Team for the Humane Society of the United States about natural disasters; Warren Hess, DVM about how creating Preparedness Plan and Assembling an Evacuation Kit

Kelsey Eberly, Esq.
Katie Blakely, CEO Pet First Insurance
Diane Robinson
Warren Hess, DVM

Wk of June 9:

TrumpTariffs, #BestFriendsFriday & Estate Planning

Mary Lovely, PhD.
Glenn Levine, MD, FACC, FAHA
Erach Screwvala, Esq.

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Mary Lovely, PhD., Professor of Economics at Syracuse University about how Trump tariffs affect pet owners; with Glenn Levine MD, FACC, FAHA, Professor of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine about and the American Heart Association’s initiative, #BestFriendsFridays, to help fetch funds for heart research; and with Erach Screwvala, Esq. about creating an estate plan with your pets in mind.

Wk of June 2:

Midwest Flooding, Feline Diabetes & Belmont Stakes

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM talk with Cati Stanila, Director of Statewide Programs of the Oklahoma Humane Society and Daniel Burba, DVM, the department head for the Center For Veterinary Health Sciences of the Oklahoma State University about how the recent flooding in the Midwest has affected the pets and the livestock in the state; with Apryl Steele, DVM, President of the American Association of Feline Practitioners about feline diabetes; and, Steve Haskin, BloodHorse journalist about Belmont Stakes.

Cati Stanila
Daniel Burba, DVM
Apryl Steele, DVM
Steve Haskin

Wk of May 26:

Unnecessary Euthanasia, Bravo TV Housewife, Canine Eye Care

Amanda Howell, Esq
Sonja Tremont-Morgan
Lucien Vallone

This week on the show, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael The Dynamic Pet Duo talk with Amanda Howell, Esq.about a pet owner’s instructions as dictated in her will to euthanize and to intern her dog with her upon her death; with Sonja Tremont-Morgan, about the challenges of being a pet owner; and with Lucien Vallone, DVM, about watching out for canine eye conditions. Reed and Fleck walk about developing a nail care program for your pet.

Wk of May 19:

Crack Down on Puppy Mills, Seasonal Pet Allergies and Preparing Dogs for Tornadoes

John P. Goodwin
Tomeshia Hubbard, DVM
Edie MacKenzie

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM are talking with John Goodwin, Senior Director of the Puppy Mills Campaign at The Humane Society of the United States, about the USDA’s asking to hear public opinion about a proposal to crack down on puppy mills like the ones included in their Horrible Hundred report; with Tomeshia Hubbard, DVM, owner of Alabama Veterinary Allergy and Dermatology Service and President of the Tuskegee Veterinary Medical Association, about seasonal allergies; and, with author, Edie Mackenzie, about preparing dogs for tornadoes. In Fleck’s Facts, Reed and Fleck talk about what do if your dog gets hit by a car.