AnimalTalk's podcast (general)
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Overpopulation of Homeless Companion Animals and Lack of Low-cost Spay/Neuter Resources: a 3-way discussion with advocates from McKinley, Grant and Quay Counties

Direct download: AT012618.mp3
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NM Rep. Carl Trujillo on HB 64 as a Funding Mechanism to Create a State Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Program

Direct download: AT011918.mp3
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Guests: JANE MALLORY, Program Coordinator/Grant Specialist with the Spay and Neuter Grants Program of the Maryland Dept of Agriculture and Mercedes Pellet/Development Director of HART for Animals 

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Guests: Delegate Barbara Frush, Maryland; Amy Hannigan, MD Task Force on the Establishment of a Statewide Spay Neuter Fund.

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Bioethicist Dr. John Gluck, Professor Emeritus UNM Psychology Department on Report issued by Animal Research Stakeholders on Changing Regulations and Oversight of Animal Research

Direct download: AnimalTalk__121517.mp3
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West Virginia Pet Food Company Surcharge Law to Fund State Low-Cost Spay Neuter Program
Guests: West Virginia Delegate Matthew Rohrbach and Theresa Bruner, Federation of Humane Organizations of West Virginia
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Laura Coffey, author of "My Old Dog: Rescued Pets with Remarkable Second Acts"

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Guest: Kevin Schneider, Executive Director and Matthew Dominguez, Government Affairs Director, The NonHuman Rights Project
Topic:  Fundamental Legal Rights for Species and Growing Body of Scientific Research on Self-Awareness/Cognition in Nonhuman Species

Direct download: AnimalTalk_5_27_2017.mp3
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Guest: Sarah Hanneken, Attorney with Animal Legal Defense Fund
Topic: USDA Blackout of Animal Welfare Data 

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Air Date:  May 12, 2017 
Guest: Representative Carl Trujillo, Santa Fe
Topic: HB123, a Bill to Fund Low-Cost Spay/Neuter in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk_5_12_2017.mp3
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Guest: Natalie Owings, Founder and Director, Heart & Soul Sanctuary
Topic: A Look at the Heart & Soul Animal Sanctuary in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk_5_5_2017.mp3
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Guests: Senator Mimi Stewart and Michael Dax, Defenders of Wildlife
Topic: Wildlife Trafficking in New Mexico and Senate Bill 81

Direct download: AnimalTalk_4_28_2017.mp3
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Direct download: AnimalTalk_4_21_2017.mp3
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Guests: Jessica Johnson, Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection of New Mexico and Animal Protection Voters of New Mexico  

 

Topic: Overview of 2017 Legislation

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Guest:  Rep. Carl Trujillo, Santa Fe
Topic:  House Bill 123 to Create and Fund Low-Cost Spay Neuter Program in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk_3_17_2017.mp3
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Guest:  Dan Flores, Author, “Coyote America”
Topic:  History of Human/Coyote Relationship; Present Day Coyote Extermination Policies and Practices

Direct download: AT031017pod.mp3
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Guest:  Rep. Daymon Ely, Bernalillo & Sandoval Counties
Topic:  HB210 to Clarify and Strengthen New Mexico’s Animal Cruelty Statute

Direct download: Animal_Talk_030317.mp3
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Guest:  Commissioner Billy Garrett, Dona Ana County
Topic:  Scope and Impact of Companion Animal Overpopulation and House Bill 123 to Create Low-Cost Spay/Neuter in New Mexico

Direct download: Animal_T_022417.mp3
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Guest:  Rep. Carl Trujillo, Santa Fe
Topic:  House Bill 123 to Create and Fund Low-Cost Spay Neuter Program in New Mexico

Direct download: Animal021017podcast.mp3
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Guest:  Jessica Johnson, Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection of New Mexico and Animal Protection Voters of New Mexico
Topic:  Overview of Animal Bills in the 2017 Legislative Session

Direct download: AnimalTalk_2_3_2017.mp3
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Guest:  Nicholas Arrivo, Attorney, Humane Society of the United States and Jessica Johnson, Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection of New Mexico and Animal Protection Voters of New Mexico
Topic:  Trapping in New Mexico and Legal Challenge to NM Game Commission Ruling

Direct download: AnimalTalk_1_20_2017.mp3
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Guests: Jessica Johnson, Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection
of New Mexico and Animal Protection Voters and Kevin Bixby, Executive
Director, Southwest Environmental Center
Topic: Legislation to Ban Wildlife Killing Contests in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk011317.mp3
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Guest: Camilla Fox, Founder and Executive Director, Project Coyote
Topic: Wildlife Killing Contests

Direct download: AnimalTalk01062017.mp3
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Guest: Tshkedi Khama, Minister of Environment, Natural Resources,

Conservation and Tourism, Government of Botswana
Topic: Protecting the African Elephant; CITES and Botswana's Vote for
Appendix I/Most Protective Listing for African Elephant; Proceeding
with Total Ban on Ivory Sales in Botswana

Direct download: AT_Botswana_123016.mp3
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Guests: Jessica Johnson, Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection
Voters and Animal Protection of New Mexico and Nick Arrivo, Staff
Attorney for The Humane Society of the United States
Topic: Legislative and Legal Challenges to 2015 Expansion of Cougar
Kill Quotas and Expansion of Trapping on State Public Lands

Direct download: AnimalTalk122316.mp3
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Trapping of Wildlife on Public Lands in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk120916.mp3
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Rule, Effective July 6, 2016, on Ivory Trade in the United States

Direct download: AnimalTalk111816.mp3
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Guest: Varudhini Chilakamarri, Trial Attorney, US Department of
Justice,  Environment of Natural Resources Division
Topic: Investigation and Prosecution of Dog Fighting Rings

Direct download: AnimalTalk102816.mp3
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The Practice of Soring of Horses; on a bill to end soring, the
Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act; USDA proposed rule on Soring

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10_21_2016.mp3
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Key issues discussed at October's meeting of the Convention on
International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
(CITES); Wildlife trafficking; Market in Trafficked Animal Parts

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10_14_2016.mp3
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Guest:  Ohio State Representative Bill Patmon
Topic:  Rep Patmon, sponsor of "Goddard's Law," elevated to felony
status certain first-time acts of animal cruelty and animal neglect

Direct download: AnimalTalk100716.mp3
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Guest:  John Cruden, US Department of Justice, Environment & Natural
Resources Div.
Topic:  Market in USA for Illegal/Poached Ivory; President Obama’s
National Strategy for Combatting Wildlife Trafficking; Efforts to
Reduce Demand for Ivory in USA

Direct download: AnimalTalk_092316.mp3
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Guests:  Santa Fe Animal Shelter and Humane Society’s Hannah Padilla,
Director of Behavior & Training and Ben Swan, Public Information
Officer
Topic:  Rehabilitation Program for Dogs at Santa Fe Shelter

Direct download: AnimalTalk_9_16_2016.mp3
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Guest:  Judge Rosemary Cosgrove-Aguilar
Topic:  Animal Abuse Court in Bernalillo County; Rehabilitation of
Misdemeanor Offenders

Direct download: AnimalTalk090916JudgeCosgroveAguilar.mp3
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Guest:  Peter LaFontaine, International Fund for Animal Welfare
Topic:  Elephants Losing Their Lives to Supply Illegal Ivory Market;
Efforts to Reduce Demand in USA

Direct download: AnimalTalk_9_2_2016.mp3
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Guest: FBI, Stephen Fischer, Chief, Criminal Justice Information Services
Topic: FBI tracking of animal cruelty crimes; role of state and local
law enforcement in identifying and reporting animal cruelty crimes.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_8_19_2016.mp3
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Equus Film Festival; Films included in this year’s line-up;
Horse/Human Bond; Horses in human history; Vulnerability of horses as
commodity of horse slaughter industry

Direct download: AnimalTalk_081216.mp3
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Thundering Hooves educational event/Santa Fe NM; Documentary in
the making, "Their Last Ride"; vulnerability of horses to kill-buyers;
horses as commodity of horsemeat industry

Direct download: AnimalTalk_080516.mp3
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Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act of 2015, bipartisan legislation
to help the estimated one-third of domestic violence victims who delay
leaving abusive relationships out of concern for the wellbeing of
their pets

Direct download: AnimalTalk_072916.mp3
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Topic: Humane certification of cosmetics; cosmetics companies testing
on animals to access Chinese market; testing procedures; euthanasia
methods of animals after testing

Direct download: AnimalTalk_7_22_2016.mp3
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Guest: Alley Cat Allies, Misty Christo, Staff Attorney; Rebekah
DeHaven, Staff Attorney and Director of Humane Law and Policy
Topic: Understanding feral cats; comparing effectiveness and humaness
of traditional methods of population control versus modern
"trap-neuter-return" approach; update on Texas license revocation case
involving killing of cat by Kristen Lindsay, DVM

Direct download: AnimalTalk_071516.mp3
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Guest: The Horse Shelter, Susan Hemmerle, Director
Topic: Rescue and Adoption of New Mexico's Homeless Horses; Effort to
save horses from kill-buyers sending New Mexico's horses to slaughter
in Mexico; NM rescues having to bid against kill-buyers.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_7_8_2016.mp3
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Guest: FBI, Stephen Fischer, Chief, Criminal Justice Information Services
Topic: FBI tracking of animal cruelty crimes; role of state and local
law enforcement in identifying and reporting animal cruelty crimes

Direct download: Animal_Talk_070116.mp3
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Guest: National Sheriffs Association, John Thompson, Deputy Executive Director
Topic: National Sheriffs Association and FBI tracking of animal
cruelty crimes; role of state and local law enforcement in identifying
and reporting animal cruelty crimes

Direct download: Animal_Talk_J_Thompson_062416.mp3
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Cruelty-free Cosmetics; Required Testing on Animals for Access
to Chinese Cosmetics Market; Cosmetics companies Choosing to Not Test
on Animals

Direct download: AnimalTalk_6_17_2016.mp3
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USDA Settlement with Santa Cruz Biotechnology; Legal and
Regulatory System and Problems in Protecting Animals Used in Research
and Experimentation

Direct download: AnimalTalk_6_10_2016.mp3
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Guest: Bruce Friedrich, Executive Director, The Good Food Institute
Topics: Farm animal industry; factory farming

Direct download: AnimalTalk_6_3_2016.mp3
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USDA’s Food Safety & Inspection Service HACCP-Based Inspection Models Project, or HIMP; privatization of meat inspection process; impact of HIMP inspection model on welfare of animals, consumers and workers alike.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_05272016.mp3
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Wayne Pacelle discusses his newest book, "The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers Are Transforming the Lives of Animals" (published May 2016)

Direct download: AnimalTalk_05202016.mp3
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Campaign members Michelle Pawliger of Animal Welfare Institute, Jose Oliva of  Food Chain Workers Alliance, and Elizabeth Jardim of Green America  on “Good Food Now” campaign to address animal welfare, worker and environmental policies at Olive Garden and other Darden Company restaurants.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_05132016.mp3
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Elder and hospice care for previously homeless animals

Direct download: AnimalTalk_5_6_2016.mp3
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Elder and hospice care for previously homeless animals

Direct download: AnimalTalk_04292016.mp3
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Passing anti-chaining ordinance in Santa Fe county

Direct download: AnimalTalk_04222016.mp3
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Guest:  Paul Shapiro, Vice President of Farm Animal Protection, Humane Society of the United States

Topic:  Massachusetts ballot initiative to advance protection of farmed animals from cruelty; prohibition of sale of meat, dairy and eggs in Massachusetts from animals living in confinement conditions that are cruel.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_4_15_2016.mp3
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Representative Katherine Clark (D-Massachusetts) Sponsor of  Pets and Women Safety Act of 2015, a federal bill before Congress to create protections for family pets targeted in domestic violence.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_04082016.mp3
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Guest:  Iris Ho, Humane Society International

Topic: Washington Ballot Initiative; Combatting Wildlife Trafficking

Direct download: AnimalTalk_4_1_2016.mp3
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Guest: Sasha Lezhnev is Associate Director of Policy, the Enough Project / Topic: Nature of wildlife trafficking today; markets for ivory and / transnational trafficking syndicates; President Obama's National / Strategy for Combatting Wildlife Trafficking

Direct download: AnimalTalk_03252016.mp3
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Guest:  Robert Dreher, Associate Director, US Fish & Wildlife Service
Topic: President Obama's National Strategy for Combatting Wildlife Trafficking; challenges in implementing the Strategy in Africa

Direct download: AnimalTalk_3_18_2016.mp3
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Guest: [Re-air] Lyle Muller, Iowa Center for Public Affairs Journalism
Topic: Puppy Mills; failed efforts in Iowa to regulate puppy mills

Direct download: AnimalTalk_3_4_2016.mp3
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Guest: Patricia Conoway, NM author
Topic: Book “Listening with My Eyes”; caring for abused horse and mother with Alzheimers; learning to communicate nonverbally; Patricia’s process of sensitization to nonverbal communication

Direct download: AnimalTalk_2_26_2016.mp3
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Guest: Re-air, Matthew Liebman, ALDF
Topic: Industrial animal agriculture; legal framework in which farmed animals are exempted from anti-cruelty statutes

Direct download: AnimalTalk_2_19_2016.mp3
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Guest: Paul Shapiro, Vice President of Farm Animal Protection, Humane
Society of the United States
Topic: Massachusetts ballot initiative to advance protection of farmed animals from cruelty; prohibition of sale of meat, dairy and eggs in Massachusetts from animals living in confinement conditions that are cruel

Direct download: AnimalTalk_2_12_2016.mp3
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Guest: David Wolfson, Attorney
Topic: Legal framework protecting/exempting treatment of farmed animals by agribusiness/industrial animal agriculture

Direct download: AnimalTalk_2_5_2016.mp3
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Guest: Matthew Liebman, Animal Legal Defense Fund
Topic: Industrial animal agriculture; legal framework in which farmed animals are exempted from anti-cruelty statutes

Direct download: AnimalTalk_1_29_2016.mp3
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Guest: Mike Wolf, Mercy for Animals
Topic: Part 2: Mike Wolf’s work and experiences as Undercover
Investigations manager; industrial animal agriculture; factory farms;
exemptions of farmed animals from anti-cruelty statutes

Direct download: AnimalTalk_1_22_2016.mp3
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Continued discussion on practice of industries supplying meat, poultry, and dairy

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01152016_Mike_Wolff.mp3
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Dena Jones, Animal Welfare Institute  Topic:  (Series on Farmed Animals and Industrial Agriculture) A Critical Review of USDA's "Process Verified" certification program

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01082016.mp3
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Santa Fe's Wednesday Poetry Group Topic: Animal-themed poetry by local writers Janet Eigner, Linda Whittenberg, Jane Lipman, Elizabeth Raby, Blair Cooper and Judith Toler

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12_25_2015.mp3
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Dena Jones, Animal Welfare Institute Topic:  (Series on Farmed Animals and Industrial Agriculture) A Critical Review of USDA's "Process Verified" certification program

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12_18_2015.mp3
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Gary Dahl, USDA Food Safety & Inspection Service, Meat Inspector Topic:  (Series on Farmed Animals and Industrial Agriculture) Practices and Conditions of Slaughterhouses; industry-led safety inspection systems; Humane Slaughter Act (Part 2)

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12_11_2015.mp3
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Gary Dahl, USDA Food Safety & Inspection Service, Meat Inspector Topic:  (Series on Farmed Animals and Industrial Agriculture) Practices and Conditions of Slaughterhouses; industry-led safety inspection systems; Humane Slaughter Act (Part 1)

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12042015.mp3
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Gail Eisnitz, Author of "Slaughterhouse: The Shocking Story of Greed, Neglect, and Inhumane Treatment Inside the U.S. Meat Industry" Second of two-part interview on inhumane treatment of animals in slaughterhouse and extensive violations of the federal Humane Slaughter Act; failure of USDA to comply with federal Humane Slaughter Act

Direct download: AnimalTalk_11_27_2015.mp3
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Gail Eisnitz, Author of "Slaughterhouse: The Shocking Story of Greed, Neglect, and Inhumane Treatment Inside the U.S. Meat Industry" First of 2 Interviews on inhumane treatment of animals in slaughterhouse and extensive violations of the federal Humane Slaughter Act; failure of USDA to comply with federal Humane Slaughter Act

Direct download: AnimalTalk_11202015.mp3
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First of Series on Industrialized Agriculture; factory farming and inhumane treatment of animals

Direct download: AnimalTalk_11132015.mp3
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What are Puppy Mills?  Dale Bartlett, Humane Society of United States.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_11062015.mp3
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John Horning, Executive Director, Wild Earth Guardians talks about Conflict in Reintroducing Mexican Gray Wolf to Southwest; Extinction risk

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10_30_2015.mp3
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Amy Gibson-Grant, The Ad Council discusses Designing public service advertisement campaign to encourage adoptions from shelters

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10162015_Amy_Gibson.mp3
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New Mexico Wildlife Federation and Animal Protection of New Mexico discuss New Mexico Game Commission cougar ruling; expansion of trapping on State public lands.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10_9_2015.mp3
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Kim Paschen, Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics, talks about Cosmetics testing on animals; Leaping Bunny humane certification program for cosmetics; Humane Cosmetics Act of 2015, a bill currently before Congress.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_10022015_Kim_Paschen.mp3
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Pound Seizures/The Selling of Animals in American Pounds.  Allie Phillips, attorney and author of “Understanding Pound Seizure: How Shelter Pets are Brokered for Experimentation”

Direct download: AnimalTalk_09252015.mp3
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Efforts to Regulate Puppy Mills in Iowa.  Lyle Mueller, Iowa Center for Public Affairs Journalism.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_09182015.mp3
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What are Puppy Mills?  Dale Bartlett, Humane Society of United States

Direct download: AnimalTalk_09112015.mp3
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Representative Katherine Clark (D-Massachusetts) Sponsor of  Pets and Women Safety Act of 2015, a federal bill before Congress to create protections for family pets targeted in domestic violence.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_09042015.mp3
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