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Dog training experts and best-selling authors Robert and Michele Forto (A Musher's Dream) take the listener into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. What does it mean to "own" a dog? Can dogs teach us compassion? How do dogs learn? What are your breed's origins and what were they bred to do? Dog Works Radio is an award-winning podcast that is a delightful and surprising look at the relationship we have with our K9 buddies.

Dog training experts and best-selling authors Robert and Michele Forto (A Musher's Dream) take the listener into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. What does it mean to "own" a dog? Can dogs teach us compassion? How do dogs learn? What are your breed's origins and what were they bred to do? Dog Works Radio is an award-winning podcast that is a delightful and surprising look at the relationship we have with our K9 buddies.

Location:

United States

Description:

Dog training experts and best-selling authors Robert and Michele Forto (A Musher's Dream) take the listener into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. What does it mean to "own" a dog? Can dogs teach us compassion? How do dogs learn? What are your breed's origins and what were they bred to do? Dog Works Radio is an award-winning podcast that is a delightful and surprising look at the relationship we have with our K9 buddies.

Language:

English

Contact:

907-841-1686


Episodes

Paws Up: How to increase your dog’s motivation?

10/5/2022
Paws Up! Bite-sized bonus episodes offer tips, tricks, breed profiles, and approachable science. You are the happy parent of a cute dog, and you wish to make them a little more motivated. Whether it is to learn new commands, new habits, or just to keep their schedule active, a motivated dog is a very pleasant companion. One of the most important concepts that every dog parent wishes to learn and master is how to motivate their dog to want to follow commands.

Max Berthou-Ouest | CC Tales

10/4/2022
Host Dan Kirkup interviews Max Berthou-Ouest, Canadian Challenge 10-dog (3 Place) musher from YesICan Kennel in Saskatchewan.

Duration:00:16:39

How to Spot a Puppy Scam Online

10/2/2022
Dog Works Radio is hosted by Robert and Michele Forto and takes listeners into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. Let's dive into the delightful and surprising look at our relationship with our K9 Buddies. Did you know puppy scammers post fake litters online or pretend to be someone they’re not (usually an existing breeder) to take advantage of puppy sales (sans the puppies.) This means that if you aren’t careful, you could find the perfect puppy, send the ‘breeder’...

Duration:00:20:26

Paws Up: Getting Your Dog into Acting

9/28/2022
Paws Up! Bite-sized bonus episodes offer tips, tricks, breed profiles, and approachable science. This week Michele is talking about how to get your K9 Buddy into acting in commercials, movies, student films and more.

Duration:00:13:25

30 Best Dogs in Sci-Fi

9/25/2022
Dog Works Radio is hosted by Robert and Michele Forto and takes listeners into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. Let's dive into the delightful and surprising look at our relationship with our K9 Buddies. On today's episode of Dog Works Radio, we dive deep into the Top 30 Dogs in Sci-Fi. Tune in today to hear this episode packed with great information, regardless of whether you are a new puppy owner or a seasoned pro with your pup!

Duration:00:44:35

Remy Leduc | CC Tales

9/20/2022
Host Dan Kirkup interviews Remy Leduc, Canadian Challenge 8-dog Champion 2022 and Yukon Quest 2019 Finisher from Chenil Akkada Kennel in New Brunswick.

Duration:00:25:35

You Get What You Pay For When Hiring a Dog Trainer

9/18/2022
When hiring a dog trainer, you get what you pay for. Maybe your dog only needs a puppy class at the big box store but problem behaviors require a professional.

Duration:00:28:49

Paws Up: Puppy Biting

9/14/2022
Paws Up! Bite-sized bonus episodes offer tips, tricks, breed profiles, and approachable science. This week Michele is talking about puppy biting and provides tips and tricks about keeping your pup's biting in check.

Duration:00:11:17

10 Questions Your Vet Wishes You Would Ask

9/11/2022
Dog Works Radio is hosted by Robert and Michele Forto and takes listeners into the scruffy, curious, and sometimes heroic world of dogs. Let's dive into the delightful and surprising look at our relationship with our K9 Buddies. On today's episode of Dog Works Radio, we are discussing the ten questions your vet wishes you would ask. Tune in today to hear this episode packed with great information, regardless of whether you are a new puppy owner or a seasoned pro with your pup!

Duration:00:21:14

Katherine Langlais

9/6/2022
Join Dan Kirkup as he interviews 10-dog musher Katherine Langlais from New Brunswick on this episode of Canadian Challenge Tales on Dog Works Radio.

Duration:00:32:11

What is a Guide Dog for the Blind?

9/4/2022
Join host Michele Forto as she continues our service dog series, this time, we are talking about guide dogs. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:12:40

College Students Experience Pet Separation Anxiety

8/28/2022
Join hosts Michele Forto as she discusses how some college students are experiencing pet separation anxiety on this episode of Dog Works Radio. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:09:51

Canadian Challenge Tales | Garrick Schmidt part 2

8/23/2022
Join host Dan Kirkup continues his interview with dog musher Garrick Schmidt on this episode of Canadian Challenge Tales on Dog Works Radio. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:37:32

Dog Breed Groups Explained

8/21/2022
Join hosts Michele Forto as she explains the seven AKC dog breed groups on this episode of Dog Works Radio. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:12:53

Thoughts on the Lance Mackey Interview

8/20/2022
Join hosts Robert Forto and Toni Reitter as they discuss the recent interview with 4-time Iditarod champion Lance Mackey released by Iditarod a couple of weeks ago. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:43:10

Canadian Challenge Tales | Garrick Schmidt part 1

8/17/2022
Join host Dan Kirkup as she interviews Garrick Schmidt on this episode of Canadian Challenge Tales on Dog Works Radio. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:22:27

Saint Roch: Patron Saint of Dogs

8/14/2022
Join host Michele Forto as she discusses Saint Roch, the patron Saint of Dogs Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:06:13

The Most Famous Dogs of Science

8/7/2022
Join host Michele Forto as she discusses the most famous dogs in science on the podcast. Support our work: http://patreon.com/firstpawmedia

Duration:00:11:46

Iditarod Membership Meeting. Stage Stop, Yukon Quest

8/6/2022
Join hosts Robert Forto and Toni Reitter as they discuss the recent Iditarod membership meeting, the Stage Stop race, Yukon Quest, and Canadian Challenge on this episode of Mushing Radio on Dog Works Radio. Support our work: Donate today

Duration:00:29:34

Canadian Challenge Tales Kick Off Show

8/1/2022
Join Robert Forto as he welcomes the host of the new podcast, Canadian Challenge Tales, Dan Kirup on First Paw Media Support our work: Donate Today

Duration:00:46:11