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Hobbes, Bruce’s beloved side-kick, has made history in his short seven years. Rescued by Bruce from a horrible domestic violence situation in 2009, our feisty canine staff-member has helped over 1,000 animals find homes, working with the Addison County Humane Society.




Bruce & Hobbes Podcast: Jamie & Jonny Toschi & Nibbles, Inspirational Youth

This week, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Jamie & Jonny (Toschi) & Nibbles - Inspirational Youth, (his Mom) & his “best buddy” Nibbles In the Spring of 2013, Jonny & his family met “Daisy,” a female Rouen duckling. An instant friendship was created, and he took her almost everywhere. For the most part, where Jonny went, Daisy went too. When Daisy was about 4 weeks old, she started having seizures, and the family thought Daisy wouldn’t live. Jonny was heartbroken, but eventually, she...

Duration: 00:23:43

Bruce & Hobbes Podcast: Kristine Steiner, Because You Care, Inc.

This week, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Kristine Steiner - Executive Director, Because You Care, Inc. “Because You Care,” Inc. is a volunteer-driven, non-profit, no-kill animal rescue group founded in 1981, in northwestern Pennsylvania. Their incoming cats & dogs initially reside in foster homes with volunteer families. There, the animals receive any needed vet care, including vaccinations, testing, & spaying or neutering, as well as socialization. Once they are deemed healthy, and ready...

Duration: 00:27:00

Bruce & Hobbes Podcast: Siobhan Brendan Johnson, GetALong Dachshund Rescue

This week, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Siobhan Brendan Johnson, Co-Founder, Vice-President - GetALong Dachshund Rescue. GetALong Dachshund Rescue (GADR) is a Dachshund rescue helping animals in over 20 states. The organization steps up for senior dachshunds, and those with severe medical needs. GADR also rescues young dachshunds. GADR’s main purpose is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home dachshunds in forever homes, where they can live their lives in safe, loving environments. GADR even...

Duration: 00:22:11

Bruce & Hobbes Podcast: Matthew LaValley, Wag-On-Inn

This week, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Matthew LaValley - Owner, Wag-On-Inn, LLC. - PET GROOMING Grooming is a big part of a companion animals’ overall well-being, but finding the RIGHT groomer for your animals takes some looking into. The are many factors that go into selecting THE RIGHT groomer, and many reasons a pet parent may, or may not, select someone. Widely regarded as an expert on dog grooming, Matt joins the boys to discuss some of the factors, and answer some common questions...

Duration: 00:24:36

Bruce & Hobbes Podcast: Edwin Ortiz, Save US Pets Foundation

This week, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Edwin Ortiz - Executive Director, Save US Pets Foundation Save U.S. Pets Foundation, Inc. is an independent, all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to ensuring no pet is denied lifesaving veterinary treatment because of its owner’s inability to pay. The Foundation supports eligible grant requests for financial access to medical treatment of pets as submitted by participating veterinarians. Just ten years ago, over 100,000 pets...

Duration: 00:31:11

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast: Dr. Jessica Ganas, Mindy’s Memory Primate Sanctuary

On this week's podcast, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Dr. Jessica Ganas - Director of Development, Mindy’s Memory Primate Sanctuary 22 years ago, Linda Barcklay founded Mindy’s Memory Primate Sanctuary with a mission to provide the highest level of care to monkeys in need of refuge. Since its inception, MMPS has provided a permanent refuge to hundreds of monkeys from the pet trade or provided retirement for monkeys used in medical research. The primate pet trade causes untold suffering for...

Duration: 00:28:59

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast: Jessica Danyow, Homeward Bound Animal Welfare Center

September 15, 2015 On this week's podcast, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Jessica Danyow - Executive Director, Homeward Bound Animal Welfare Center Every life has a story. Regardless of whether it’s a person or an animal, each life is filled with twists, turns and critical moments. For Hobbes, one of his life’s “critical moments” came in November, 2009, when he was rescued by the Homeward Bound Animal Welfare Center (formerly the Addison County Humane Society,) from a terrible domestic...

Duration: 00:23:45

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast Episode 20

On this week’s podcast, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by actress, movie producer and DJ Shannon McCabe, who is also the U.S. Ambassador for ROLDA, an international animal rescue group working to help homeless dogs in eight countries, by providing both short-term, and long-term, solutions. During her visit, Shannon fills the boys in on ROLDA’s work, and discusses the role education plays in changing perceptions about these animals. Perception IS reality, and if you care about helping homeless...

Duration: 00:27:30

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast Episode 19

On this week's podcast, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Mr. Brian Carten - Member, Board of Directors - Therapy Dogs of Vermont For over 25 years, the human / canine teams from Therapy Dogs of Vermont have brought smiles to the faces of thousands of people of all ages. Whether it’s a hospital, school, nursing home or even a prison, the dedicated teams from TDV help people at a time when they need it the most – helping to reduce stress and anxiety. Bruce & Hobbes are joined by Brian Carten...

Duration: 00:28:31

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast Episode 18

On this week's podcast, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: Dr. Anja Wurm - Owner, Full Circle Home Veterinary Clinic It’s that time of year again - Flea & Tick Season, and on this episode of “Bruce & Hobbes Radio,” Dr. Anja joins the boys to talk about Fleas & Ticks, and some of the ways pet parents can protect their companion animals against these pests. Dr. Anja also discusses what fleas & ticks look like, some of the problems they can cause, how to check your pets, and what to do if you...

Duration: 00:30:35

Bruce And Hobbes Podcast Episode 16

On this week's show, Bruce & Hobbes are joined by: JD Green - Author, Animal Advocate & Disc Jockey, Froggy 100.9 FM JD joins Bruce & Hobbes to discuss his upcoming book, “Beyond the Dog,” a touching, and inspirational story about the 16 year relationship he had with his dog, Buddy. In his book, JD talks about how the relationships we have with dogs play an important role in shaping our lives, and how dogs can change the way we think, and feel, about ourselves daily. Bruce & Hobbes also...

Duration: 00:32:00