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Guests

Wk of April 25:

Backyard Bird Watching, Cushing’s Disease and Race Horse Injuries

Dawn Hewitt
Sarah Guess, DVM
Mark Schoonover, DVM

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dawn Hewitt, Editor of Bird Watcher’s Digest and Watching Backyard Birds about backyard bird watching; with veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Guess of College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University about Cushing’s disease; and with veterinarian Dr. Mike Schoonover of College of Veterinary Medicine, The Oklahoma State University speaks about race horse injuries.

Wk of April 18:

147th Kentucky Derby

Darren Rogers
Steve Haskin
Johnny Avello

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Churchill Down’s Darren Rogers about the 147th Kentucky Derby, Secretariat.com’s Steve Haskin about this year’s Derby Contenders and DraftKings’ Johnny Avello about betting on the Run for the Roses.

Samantha Bell
Brian Kilcommons
Kay O'Donnell
Mary Margaret Callahan

Wk of April 11:

Kitten Season, Pandemic K9 Behavioral Problems & Impact of Pets on Students During COVID-19

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Best Friends Animal Society Samantha Bell, Cat Expert and Celebrity and Entertainment Relations Coordinator at Best Friends Animal Society, about Kitten Season; Dog Trainer and Author Brian Kilcommons about the behavioral problems of pandemic dogs; and Waltham Petcare Science Institute’s Kay O’Donnell and Pet Partners’ Mary Margaret Callahan about the impact of pets on students during the pandemic.

Wk of April 4:

Major’s Biting Record, Aging Fat Pets & Springing into Action

Brian Kilcommons
Dr. Madhan Subramanian

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with dog trainer and author Brian Kilcommons about Major Biden’s dog biting incidents; Oklahoma State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine Department of Physiological Sciences’ Dr. Madhan Subramanian about how pet obesity affects the brain. Reed and Fleck talk about springing into seasonal action with our pets.

Wk of March 28:

AKC Popular Dogs, K9 Liability Insurance & Dog Tumor Risk

Brandi Hunter
Janet_Ruiz
Dr. Grace Edmunds

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Vice President of Public Relations and Communications at the American Kennel Club, Brandi Hunter, about the 2020 most popular dog breeds; with Janet Ruiz, Director of Strategic Communication for the Insurance Information Institute, about canine liability insurance; and with Dr. Grace Edmunds, Clinical Veterinary Research Fellow at Bristol Veterinary School, about how a dog’s body size and shape could indicate a greater bone tumor risk.

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

Wk of March 21:

Vaccines, Pet Obesity, Common Hazards & First Aid

This week on The Pet Buzz, 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 March 14:

Dog-Directed Speech, Poison Pet Prevention and Feline Queries

Alex Benjamin, PhD
Tina Wismer, DVM
Beth Adelman

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. Alex Benjamin, Associate Lecturer, Department of Psychology at the University of York about dog-directed speech; Dr. Tina Wismer, Medical Director at the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, about March as Pet Poison Prevention Month; and certified feline behaviorist Beth Adelman answers cat lover listener questions.

Wk of March 7:

Pet Loss, Dognapping and Pet Tax Deductions

Colleen Rolland
Tom Sharp
Edwin Plotts

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with the Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement’s Colleen Rolland about coping after pet loss; AKC Reunites’ Tom Sharp, about dognapping; and Pawlicy’s Edwin Plotts about five tax deductions for pets.

Wk of February 21:

Newest Pet Dental Products, Pet Therapy & Heart Disease in Dogs and Cats

Jan Bellows, DVM
Dr. Margaret Cochran
Bruce G. Kornreich, DVM, PhD

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with veterinarian, Dr. Jan Bellows about some of the newest pet dental products on the market; with Dr. Margaret Cochran about how she has incorporated pet therapy into her practice; and with Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Dr. Bruce G. Kornreich about heart disease in dogs and cats.

Wk of February 14:

Dog Walking Watch, Canine Sleep Study & Honoring Pets That Have Passed

Margaret E. Gruen, DVM
Matt Peskin

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Margaret E. Gruen, DVM, MVPH, PhD, DACVB about a new canine sleep study; with Matt Peskin, the Executive Director of the National Association of Town Watch about neighbors assisting local law enforcement as extra eyes and ears while out walking their dog. Reed and Fleck talk about ways to honor dogs and other pets that have passed.

Wk of February 7:

Dirtiest Cities, Heat Using Sniffing Dog & New Guinness Book World Record Holders

Jeff Herman
Emily Larlham

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with LawnStarters’ Jeff Herman about dirtiest cities in America and how they affect pets and pet owners; with SNIFF’s Aron Shteierman about partnering with Global K9 Protection Group to supply the Miami Heat with virus detection dogs; and with Dogmantics Dog Training, Emily Larlham, about trick training her dogs to become Guinness Book of World Record Holders.

Dr. Angela Perri
Kevin Tyler, Ph.D.
Cock Van Oosterhout, Ph.D.
Masao Miyazaki, DVM

Wk of January 31:

People of the Americas & Their Dogs, COVID-19 Vaccine for Pets; Catnip & Silver Vine

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Dr. Angela Perri from the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at Newcastle University about the peopling of the Americas and the origins of their dogs; with Dr. Kevin Tyler, Editor-in-Chief Virulence and Distinguished (adjunct) Professor at King AbdulAziz University and Dr. Cock Van Oosterhout, professor of evolutionary genetics at the University of East Anglia about the possibility of developing a COVID-19 vaccine for animals; and with Dr. Masao Miyazaki of Iwate University about the added benefits of Catnip and Silver Vine for cats.

Wk of January 24:

Dryer Safety, Dog Walking Injuries & New MeowTalk App

Jason Kapica
Jaimo Ahn, MD
Javier Sanchez and Mittens

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Jason Kapica, President of Dryer Vent Wizard – a Neighborly company, about the hazards of pet hair build-up in the dryer; with University of Michigan Health System’s orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jaimo Ahn about the dog walking injuries suffered by senior pet owners; and with inventor, Javier Sanchez of Akvelon, about MeowTalk, a new app to communicate with your pet.

Wk of January 17:

Cat Questions, Historical Treatment of Pet After Death; Canine Ages & Stages

Beth Adelman
Eric Tourigny, Ph.D.
Heather Loenser, DVM

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with cat behaviorist Beth Adelman about National Answer Your Cat’s Question Day; Newcastle University’s zooarchaeologist Eric Tourigny, Ph.D., about how people historically treated their pets after they died; and AAHA’s staff Veterinary Advisor for Professional and Public Affairs, Heather Loenser, DVM, about dogs ages and stages.

Wk of January 10:

Organizing Pet Gear, Online Pet Scams & New Year’s Resolutions

Amy Tokos
Steve Baker
Douglas Kratt, DVM

This week on The Pet Buzz, Petrendologist Charlotte Reed and Michael Fleck, DVM, talk with Amy Tokos, the President Elect of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO) about pet organization; with Steve Baker, International Investigations Specialist for the Better Business Bureau about online pet scams; and with Dr. Douglass Kratt, the President of the American Veterinary Medical Association about pet resolutions for a new year.