This week, Robin is joined by Brandon McMillan, the host of the hit CBS show, Lucky Dog. The pair discusses why even hard-to-love dogs deserve a home, and how pet owners can work with their pets to improve common behavioral issues.
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This week, Robin is joined by international recording artist and "The Voice of Romance," Franco Corso, and global travel expert Lexye Aversa. Franco shares stories from his long-spanning musical career, as well as his special relationship with American Humane.
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This week, Robin is joined by San Antonio Zoo’s CEO and Executive Director, Tim Morrow. The two discuss the important conservation work that Zoo is doing to save species, and how San Antonio Zoo’s certification under the American Humane Conservation program verified their laudable efforts on behalf of animals.
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On today's episode, Robin is joined by a special guest and longtime friend of American Humane - Carson Kressley! Kressley brings his trademark wit and charm to Loving Animals, where he discusses his childhood love of horses, passion for philanthropic work, and special memories from hosting the very first American Humane Hero Dog Awards in 2011.
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On this week’s episode, Robin chats with actress, speaker, and best-selling author, Barbara Niven. Barbara shares why she passionately opposes the cruelties of the dog meat trade. Later, the pair discuss the incredible bond that exists between humans and animals and how we can take steps to protect special species across the world.
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This week, Robin chats with best-selling author, Grammy-winning country music superstar, and passionate animal advocate, Naomi Judd! Naomi discusses her work on behalf of our country's servicemen and women, and why she views service dogs as a critical component in helping our brave veterans battle the invisible wounds of war.
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Actress, author, model, and animal lover Denise Richards joins Robin for this week's episode! Denise shares stories from her work rescuing and transporting shelter animals to no-kill sanctuaries, and Denise and Robin discuss the importance of instilling a love of animals in children. Later, Robin shares simple steps listeners can take to spread compassion and improve the lives of animals.
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This week, Robin welcomes a distinguished guest: Chris Ford, the CEO of the National Association of Veteran-Serving Organizations (NAVSO) and a 20-year veteran of the United States Air Force. Chris shares some of the unique challenges that veterans face after serving our country, which NAVSO is working to combat by giving veterans the support and opportunities they truly deserve. Later, Chris and Robin discuss NAVSO and American Humane's joint efforts, including an ambitious project:...
This week, Robin chats with Rich Anderson, the Executive Director and CEO of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, which is based in Palm Beach, Florida. With Rich at the helm, the Rescue League provides services to over 45,000 cats, dogs, puppies and kittens each year. Rich shares how he got involved in the nonprofit sector, and why rescue animals will always have his heart.
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Leading health and wellness expert Jillian Michaels joins Robin on this week’s episode to talk about her other passion: animal rescue. Jillian describes the 70-acre farm that she’s converted into an animal refuge and about the animals she’s taken under her wing.
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This week Robin chats with Luigi Colantoni, the co-founder of All About Dogs, a South African company that specializes in the manufacture and distribution of stylish and functional premium pet beds. Robin and Luigi discuss their mutual love for dogs and what led Luigi to launch All About Dogs (hint: a goofy Great Dane is involved). Later, Luigi shares some exciting plans with Robin to support the American Humane Hero Dog Awards.
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This week Robin chats with Beth Stern – actress, author, model, co-host of the American Humane Hero Dog Awards, and compassionate animal lover. Beth shares a spirited message against puppy mills, which breed puppies for sale, typically in inhumane conditions. Later, Robin and Beth talk about our country’s current shelter crisis, Beth describes her amazing relationship with her many foster animals and shares why she’s a self-proclaimed “Cat Lady”.
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Former Army Sergeant Chris Ellis met service dog Lex, a two-year-old Labradoodle, through American Humane’s Shelter to Service program, which rescues dogs from animal shelters and trains them to become lifesaving service dogs for veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury. In this emotional episode, Chris shares how Lex has turned his life around, and why he thinks other struggling veterans should consider getting a service dog of their own.
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This week Robin is joined by Zach Skow, the founder of nonprofit organization Marley’s Mutts Dog Rescue and owner of 2016 American Hero Dog Hooch, a rescue dog with an incredible story. Zach talks about the powerful bond he shares with Hooch and his other rescue dogs and shares how they helped heal him during struggles with addiction. Later, Robin and Zach chat about the excitement of the American Humane Hero Dog Awards, and Zach shares updates on Hooch since his big win.
Pop superstar Taylor Dayne joins Robin on this week’s podcast to discuss her incredible musical career, her love of animals, and her work with American Humane. Taylor shares how she became passionate about animal care while on a trip to France, and later, the pair reminisce about last year’s American Humane Hero Dog Awards kickoff party, at which Taylor kept the animal-loving crowd dancing and singing—all on behalf of the four-legged Hero Dog winners!
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This week, Robin chats with Alison Sweeney—actress, animal lover, and American Humane Ambassador! Alison talks about her advocacy efforts against puppy mills, her work with Pilots and Paws, an organization that flies animals from kill shelters to rescue groups around the country, and why she believes animals hold a special place in all of our hearts.
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Robin catches up with Mark and Julie Steines, longtime American Humane friends and supporters and new parents to baby Parker Rose. Mark and Julie share stories of their four-legged family members: Fred, a golden retriever, and Norbert, their special therapy dog and star of the bestselling picture books Norbert: What Can Little Me Do?, Norbert: What Can Little YOU Do?, and Norbert’s Little Lessons for a Big Life.
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Robin catches up with Lorenzo Borghese, a devout animal advocate and supporter of animal causes. Lorenzo shares his work with Animal Aid USA, the nonprofit organization he co-founded in 2012 and reveals that the organization has saved over 16,000 innocent dogs and cats from being euthanized since it began. Robin and Lorenzo then discuss their shared passion for improving the laws surrounding animal care—from eliminating gas chamber euthanizing of shelter pets, to protecting the world’s...
This week, Robin chats with Beth Stern, animal champion, much-loved celebrity, and co-host of the American Humane Hero Dog Awards. In this episode, Robin and Beth share stories of the pets that run their lives, how Beth’s love of animals began as a family affair, and her current foster kittens. Beth also shares what’s next on her plate: the upcoming Hallmark Channel show, “Meow Madness” and again co-hosting this fall’s star-studded American Humane Hero Dog Awards.
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This week, Robin chats with First Sergeant Matt Eversmann (Ret.), a true American hero and American Humane national ambassador. Sgt. Eversmann tells his inspiring story of survival during the Battle of Mogadishu, which was immortalized in the film Black Hawk Down.
Robin and Sgt. Eversmann discuss their shared commitment to providing our nation’s military veterans in need with lifesaving PTS service dogs, before Robin surprises Sgt. Eversmann with a special opportunity at the upcoming...