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Animal Protection of New Mexico's Phil Carter discusses a bill to end current law requiring homeless horses under NM Livestock Board management be auctioned to highest bidder; proposed bill to help licensed horse shelters offer homeless horses permanent home.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_02062015_Phil_Carter.mp3
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Senator Daniel Ivey-Soto and Ennio Garcia-Miera, Legislative Director, Animal Protection of New Mexico talks about important animal bills to watch for in the 2015 session; Senator Ivey-Soto sponsoring of bill to move Animal Sheltering Board to NM Department of Environment.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_02062015_Daniel_Ivey-Soto_Ennio_Garcia-Miera.mp3
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Peter Marsh, Expert on Addressing Companion Animal Overpopulation, discusses animal overpopulation in New Mexico; states' spay/neuter programs; creating a state spay/neuter program.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01302015_Peter_Marsh.mp3
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Senator Mark Moores and Representative Jeff Steinborn discuss a 2015 bipartisan legislation jointly sponsored to end animal killing contests in New Mexico

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01232015_Moores_and_Steinborn.mp3
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Senator Daniel Ivey-Soto and Ennio Garcia-Miera, Legislative Director, Animal Protection of New Mexico talks about important animal bills to watch for in the 2015 session; Senator Ivey-Soto sponsoring of bill to move Animal Sheltering Board to NM Department of Environment.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01162015_Daniel_Ivey-Soto_Ennio_Garcia-Miera.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm MDT

Animal Protection of New Mexico's Phil Carter discusses a bill to end current law requiring homeless horses under NM Livestock Board management be auctioned to highest bidder; proposed bill to help licensed horse shelters offer homeless horses permanent home

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01162015_Phil_Carter.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm MDT

Peter Marsh, Director, Solutions to Overpopulation of Pets (New Hampshire) talks about a State Funding Feasibility Study for Companion Animals of New Mexico’s Low Income Households.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01092014_Peter_Marsh.mp3
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Hetti Brown, Administrator of Delaware's state-funded spay/neuter program, talks about how other states have created a state-funded spay/neuter program to address animal overpopulation and high euthanasia rates; reductions in intake to shelters as a result of expanded access to spay/neuter resources; financial savings to counties

Direct download: AnimalTalk_01022014.mp3
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Ole-David Stenseth, Director, Department for Fisheries and Aquaculture of the Norwegian Ministry Of Trade, Industry and Fisheries discusses International Whaling Commission; IWC moratorium on commercial whaling and Norway's decision to continue commercial whaling; March 2014 International Court of Justice ruling against Japan in Australia v. Japan case and scientific whaling; whales as cognitively complex and IWC study of whale cognition; international consensus making.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12192014.mp3
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Else Poulsen, Bear Biologist and Author of "Bärle's Story: One Polar Bear's Amazing Recovery from Life as a Circus Act" talks about Wildlife trafficking, polar bears, wildlife as commodity in entertainment, sentience in polar bears.

Direct download: AnimalTalk_12122014_Else_Poulson.mp3
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