J. Preston Smith and Bob Theuring.

These Dogs Are Barking

Tips for dog lovers from nearly a half century of canine training.
These Dogs Are Barking

Description

These Dogs Are Barking is a weekly podcast about the good -- and the not so good -- of dog behavior. We provide solutions, recommendations and suggestions that will improve your relationship with your dog. Answering your questions and providing commentary is John Preston Smith, author of the book "14000 Dogs Later," who comes to us with 48 years of dog training and handling experience. The program host is broadcaster Bob Theuring.

Link: thesedogsarebarking.blogspot.com/

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Education

Episodes

Episode 34, John and Bob interview veterinarian Dr. Chad Brown. This is part 3 of a 3 part series

Nov 8, 2012

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Episode #34, John and Bob interview veterinarian Dr. Chad Brown. This is part 3 of a 3 part series involving discussions about dog nutrition, food, diseases, treatments, prevention and a plethora of topics to help with the health of your dog. This is the final installment of this three part interview.

Episode #33: Interview with Dr. Chad Brown, Veterinarian (Part 2 of 3)

Oct 23, 2012

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Episode #33: John and Bob interview Dr. Chad Brown, veterinarian.  Dr. Brown discusses a broad range of topics to help improve the health of your dog!

Episode #32: Part 1 of 3, Interiew with Dr. Chad Brown, veterinarian

Oct 23, 2012

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Episode #32: John and Bob interview veterinarian Dr. Chad Brown. This is the first part 1 of a 3 part series involving discussions about dog nutrition, food, diseases, treatments, prevention and a plethora of topics to help with the health of your dog.

Episode #31: John and Bob interview Capri Billings who specializes in rescuing "bully" dogs.

Aug 27, 2012

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Episode #31: Capri Billings interview: John and Bob interview Capri and she helps define a "bully" dog.  In addition, she dispels many myths about these dogs and how we can all help to protect them.

Episode #30: John and Bob interview Heather Carver

Aug 10, 2012

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Episode #30: John and Bob interview Heather Carver
The interview with Heather covers topics regarding dog rescue.  Heather informs us of the details of her passion and how we can all help!

Episode #29: John and Bob Interview Jim Cumm

Jul 19, 2012

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Episode #29: John and Bob interview Jim Cumm, the new director at the Cabell Wayne Animal Shelter.  Jim discusses some of the exciting updates and changes at the shelter.

Episode #28, Buck Crews Interview #2

Jun 2, 2012

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Episode #28, Second Interview with Buck Crews regarding the new dog park in Huntington, WV

Buck Crews, interview #2: John and Bob conduct an interview with Buck Crews, the gentleman who spearheaded the development of the Dog Park in Huntington, WV. Buck gives us an update on the progress of the park and we all share some “dog etiquette” tips and ideas.

episode #27, Interview with Sue Brown from Little Victories

Apr 20, 2012

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John and Bob conduct and interview with Sue Brown, founder of Little Victories. Little Victories is a "no kill" animal rescue shelter. She shares some great dog stories, details about the facility and discusses what it takes to keep this cause up and running!

Episode #26, Dogs used for healing and therapy

Mar 20, 2012

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John and Bob conduct an interview with Lisa Floyd from Hospice of Huntington and Nancy Bean, a pet handler who volunteers with Hospice of Huntington. These ladies share some history, touching stories and explain some of the aspects of how these dogs help those in need.

Episode #25, The Dogs of War: Part 2. An ongoing discussion of the history of dogs in war times

Mar 6, 2012

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John and Bob give several stories and details involving dogs and their roles in battle. Fascinating strategies are employed by military personnel utilizing dogs due to their unique skills and loyalty.

Episode #24, "The Dogs of War"

Feb 12, 2012

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John and Bob take a look at the history of dogs during war times. Why is it important for dog owners to understand the roles of dogs during war?

Episode #23, Famous quotes about dogs and what might be behind these quote

Jan 22, 2012

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In this episode, John and Bob take a look at many famous quotes and statements regarding dogs over the years. Sometimes taking a light hearted look at these words, they give their listeners some ways to think about the many things we think about regarding our canine friends!

Episode #22, How to properly "winterize" your dog

Jan 10, 2012

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John and Bob discuss and analyze the best ways to keep your dog warm in the winter months. What are the best ways to keep your canine friends happy, warm and healthy during the cold season? Listen in to hear!

Episode #21, The second part of a series discussion on the "end of life" process of dogs.

Dec 28, 2011

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In this program, John and Bob finish up the two part series regarding a dog's end of life. John explains the importance of spaying or neutering you dog. Euthanasia, puppy mills and peoples' excuses are part of the topics covered.

Episode #20, Part 1 of 2 regarding the "end of life' process for dogs

Dec 2, 2011

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John and Bob discuss the emotional topics regarding the end of life of dogs. When is it time? What about the grieving process? What about euthanasia?

Episode #19, Why Dogs Bite: Part 6: In our last of six podcasts concerning this important issue, John and Bob discuss the importance of "control."

Dec 2, 2011

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As John and Bob close out this six part series, they discuss the ways and reasons to gain "control" over your dog.

Episode #18, Why Dogs Bite, Part 5: John discusses how to dramatically cut down on the number of dog bites by analyzing three critical components.

Nov 11, 2011

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John analyzes the components that WILL help cut down on dog bites. This episode is the fifth part of this critical topic in helping with dog behavior.

Episode 17, Why dogs bite (part 4)... a statistical breakdown

Oct 23, 2011

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John gives everybody some statistics concerning dog bites and how much of an impact this has on our lives.

Episode 16, Why dogs bite (Part 3)

Oct 23, 2011

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John and Bob interview Dr. Jenna Dolan Smith at the end of this episode. We discuss treatment we should consider if we encounter a dog bite.

Episode #15, Part 2 of our discussion on dog aggression

Oct 4, 2011

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In this episode, we break down the territory of a dog and what they consider "theirs."

Episode #14, We begin a multi part discussion on dog aggression

Oct 4, 2011

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This podcast begins a discussion concerning dog aggression. We begin by discussing a dog's heirarchy.

Episode #13, a discussion on the uniqueness and physiology of dogs

Sep 22, 2011

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We cover a wide range of topics that make dogs SO different from any other animal.

Episode #12, Bob and John discuss dog "spirituality."

Sep 22, 2011

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In this episode, we discuss many aspects, thoughts and opinions on dog "spirituality." Do doggies have a soul? Do they go to heaven? John and Bob welcome your thoughts!

Episode #10: John and I interview Dr. Summerfield, a local veterinarian

Sep 8, 2011

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John and I interview Dr. Jennifer Summerfield. She is a local vet who specializes in canine behavior and we focus this interview on a common struggle among MANY dog owner: Separation Anxiety.

Episode #11: John and I interview Ron Arthur, who heads up the K9 program with the WV State Police

Sep 7, 2011

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John and I interview Sgt. Ron Arthur, WV State Police K-9 Director. He discusses all facets of dogs trained for apprehension, search and rescue and drug/bomb detection. This interview is fascinating and shows the quality of people we have protecting us on a daily basis.