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Dog Desk Radio the indie animal station connecting people to the natural world. News & reviews, announcements & campaigns, whats on & where to go & a plethora of interviews & conversations with amazing experts from all around the world. So if you are crazy about cats, dotty about dogs, wild about wolves or in love with lions then this is the place to be. So grab a coffee, get comfy & enjoy the ride. And don't forget to subscribe!

Dog Desk Radio the indie animal station connecting people to the natural world. News & reviews, announcements & campaigns, whats on & where to go & a plethora of interviews & conversations with amazing experts from all around the world. So if you are crazy about cats, dotty about dogs, wild about wolves or in love with lions then this is the place to be. So grab a coffee, get comfy & enjoy the ride. And don't forget to subscribe!

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United Kingdom

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Dog Desk Radio the indie animal station connecting people to the natural world. News & reviews, announcements & campaigns, whats on & where to go & a plethora of interviews & conversations with amazing experts from all around the world. So if you are crazy about cats, dotty about dogs, wild about wolves or in love with lions then this is the place to be. So grab a coffee, get comfy & enjoy the ride. And don't forget to subscribe!

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@DogDeskNews

Language:

English

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01335 348726


Episodes

Ravi Corea Founder Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society Mitigating Human / Elephant Conflict

1/19/2021
Ravi Corea Founder Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society has been mitigating human / wildlife conflict in Sri Lanka for 25 years. We talk about poverty & the challenges farmers face living alongside elephants. We talk about make shift explosives & the harm they do & I wonder how I would cope if a bull elephant came charging through the back fence of my yard.

Duration:01:02:21

Sasha Bennett Beneath The Wood Sanctuary Rescues Pigs From Illegal Slaughterhouse

1/17/2021
Sasha Bennett from Beneath The Wood Sanctuary drops by to chat to us about the pigs who she recued from an illegal slaughterhouse involved in the production of smokies. The pigs had experienced the most dreadful cruelty. They were kept in a thoroughly unsuitable environment lacking in the most basic of needs such as food & water. Sasha battled to gain custody of the pigs who were under a destruction order having been seized by authorities so that she could give them a suitable, safe forever...

Duration:00:36:47

Dr Chris Blazina Psychodynamic Therapist Working With Men & Their Dogs

1/8/2021
Dr Chris Blazina Psychodynamic Therapist Working With Men & Their Dogs drops by & chats to us about men's relationships with their dogs, the pet effect & grief. And I ask Chris why it is that the men in my life find it easier to talk to my dogs than me.

Duration:00:41:44

Bonnie Harlan Prevent Pet Suffocation

1/7/2021
Bonnie Harlan founder of Prevent Pet Suffocation drops by to talk to us about the risks our pets face around the home from our chip & snack bags & other containers. Bonnie talks about Blue, the dog who triggered the prevent pet suffocation campaign when he lost his life to chip packet suffocation.

Duration:00:29:47

Xmas Audio Files Pt 2 IFAW, World Animal Protection & Cariad - Covid 19

12/24/2020
IFAW's Matt Collis, World Animal Protection's Peter Kemple Hardy & Linda Goodman from Cariad contribute to our second Xmas Audio File. We talk about zoonotic disease & the role the movement of animals from emerging disease hotspots play in pandemics. Linda Goodman tells us about an unexpected but worrying consequence of Covid 19, pandemic puppies .

Duration:00:44:35

Dr Daniel Allen Animal Geographer SAMPA Patron & Pet Theft Reform Campaigner

12/21/2020
Dr Daniel Allen Animal Geographer SAMPA Patron & Pet Theft Reform Campaigner joins us to talk about the campaign for pet theft reform, how spiralling cases of dog theft is affecting us & our dogs & what is fuelling it.

Duration:00:56:06

Dog Desk Radio Xmas Audio Files Part 1

12/19/2020
A compilation of amazing interview snippets including Fund Raising for Romanian Rescues with Meg Newshound, IFAW's Wolf Monitoring & Integration Programme In Germany, IFAW's Koala Habitat Protection & Detection Dog Project & Louise Clarke Shaw Founder Of Zombie Squad

Duration:00:43:18

Natalia Doran Urban Squirrels Rewilding The Mind

12/18/2020
Natalia Doran from Urban Squirrels looks at the cruel grey squirrel cull which is allowed to take place all year round even during mating season. Natalia's organisation is asking for the cull to cease while kits are in the nest & is petitioning parliament to do so. Natalia explores some of the attitudes that have given rise to the squirrel slaughter & considers rewilding of the human mind.

Duration:00:42:52

Tom Neish From Yora Pet Foods Talks To Us About Insect Protein Food For Pets

12/18/2020
Tom Neish From Yora Pet Foods drops into the studio to talk to us about insect protein food for pets an exciting innovation that is sustainable & reduces our pets carbon footprint.

Duration:00:32:17

Neus Candela The Raw Feeding Veterinary Society - Raw Diets For Dogs & Cats

12/18/2020
The Raw Feeding Veterinary Society representative, veterinarian Neus Candela joins us in the studio to talk about raw feeding. She tells me why she thinks it is the best way to feed our pets & helps me take the plunge to transition FLUTD sufferer Tigger from processed to raw feeding.

Duration:00:58:01

Gina Bates Global Vegan Crowdfunder

12/4/2020
Gina Bates from Global Vegan Crowdfunder talks to us about the vegan land movement, plant based diets & vegan lifestyle.

Duration:00:43:16

The Greyhound Alliance Answer Listeners Questions About The Life Of A Racing Dog

12/3/2020
The Greyhound Alliance drop into the studio to answer listeners questions. You ask what life is really like for a racing dog.

Duration:00:54:13

IFAW Patrick Ramage North American Right Whale

12/2/2020
IFAW's Patrick Ramage drops by to talk to us about the need for urgent help to save the North American Right Whale whose numbers have plummeted to less than 400. We talk about ship collisions, our noisy oceans, whaling & more

Duration:00:55:25

Arielle Griffiths Just be Kind Vegan Dog Food Plant Based Diets For Dogs

12/1/2020
Arielle Griffiths from Just be Kind Vegan Dog Food drops into the studio to chat to us about plant based diets for dogs. Arielle is a vet who really cares about our dogs & the impact our choices have on the world we live in.

Duration:00:53:02

Kim Cooling Animal SOS Sri Lanka Saving Street Dogs Overseas

11/26/2020
Kim Cooling founder of Animal SOS Sri Lanka talks to us about her work rescuing, treating & rehabilitating dogs most in need in this beautiful country. We talk about the importance of CNVR programmes to end suffering on the streets in the long term & remember Patti, the little Mum who died in tragic circumstances while trying to care for her newborn pups.

Duration:00:45:48

Author Paul Viner Shane Sheba & Sky

11/13/2020
Author Paul Viner drops into the studio to talk about his self published book Shane, Sheba & Sky, the dogs that saved Paul's life.

Duration:00:45:14

IFAW Matt Collis Director International Policy

11/12/2020
Matt Collis leads IFAW's engagement with a range of international conventions, institutions and multi lateral environmental agreements including CITES & CMS. Matt talks to us about his work for IFAW

Duration:00:51:43

Rob Willsher Rory & Harlow's time Travelling Taxi

11/11/2020
Children's author Rob Willsher chats to us about his books, the inspiration behind them & the themes they explore and we get to meet the dogs Rory, Harlow & Dog.

Duration:00:22:50

IFAW Sheryl Fink The Commercial Hunting Of Seals In Canada

11/11/2020
IFAW's campaign director Sheryl Fink joins us to talk about her 23 year involvement in the Canadian Seal Hunt. Sheryl tells us about her work with this campaign & her hopes for a secure future for the seals.

Duration:00:38:03

Gavin Ridley Abused Pet Refuge Project Part 2

10/31/2020
Gavin Ridley joins us again to talk about how pets get caught up in domestic violence & the threats they face.

Duration:00:49:22