Episode 103 – Sterling “TrapKing” Davis

Episode 103 – Sterling “TrapKing” Davis

The founder of TrapKing in Atlanta, GA is Sterling Davis, a well-traveled Veteran who loves to entertain people with his music & enjoys interacting with all people. He’s always had a soft spot for all animals but there is just something special about cats and the way he connects with them. The work he’s doing to not only save the lives of cats but to educate the public about spay/neutering and overpopulation is incredible and we hope you’ll tune in to hear his story and be as inspired as we were!

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National Work Like A Dog Day

National Work Like A Dog Day

National Work Like A Dog Day August 5th marks a day dedicated to celebrating a common idiom that we often use in our daily lives: Today is National Work Like A Dog Day!  This holiday was inspired by the amazing work ethic of dogs and the many jobs that they perform to help us. Spend today thanking the people who work especially hard, in addition to our canine coworkers!   A Big Thank You To Working Dogs Although the history of the phrase “Work like a dog” is not known, many believe it most likely refers to actual working dogs.  […]

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National Friendship Day

National Friendship Day

National Friendship Day The US Congress proclaimed National Friendship Day as an official celebratory tradition way back in 1935. It was meant to recognize the camaraderie built among nations after the First World War and to honor the friendship formed between the people. It didn’t take long before other countries started taking part in the annual celebration, and what initially began as a national event eventually became an internationally observed tradition held on every first Sunday of August. Now that you know a little bit about the history of National Friendship Day, it’s time to figure out how to spend […]

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National Watermelon Day & National Disc Golf Day

National Watermelon Day & National Disc Golf Day

National Watermelon Day & National Disc Golf Day Today is a special two-in-one holiday!  Head to the park with a watermelon and a Frisbee, because today is National Watermelon and National Disc Golf Day!  What do these two holidays have in common? You can celebrate both on a hot, summer day at the park with your dog!   National Watermelon Day You only need three things to grow a ripe, juicy watermelon: the sun, bees, and water.  Watermelon is a vine-like flowering plant that originally came from southern Africa, and is made up of 92% water.  The fruit of the […]

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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 25 – Humane Society of Western Montana

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 25 – Humane Society of Western Montana

The Humane Society of Western Montana does a wonderful job caring for the animals in their shelter, boasting a 98% adoption rate. There are 3 components to their adoption program – Seniors for Seniors, Buddy Adoptions and Headed Home Reservation.  They also have a wonderful foster program called “H.O.P.E Foster” and each animal that enters their facility receives the necessary medical and behavioral evaluation prior to being adopted out. Check out their website today to learn more!  

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National Mutt Day

National Mutt Day

National Mutt Day Mutts, crossbreds, and mixed-breeds- no matter what you call them, these dogs of many breeds are really something pretty special.  These oftentimes overlooked dogs make the best companions and come along with so many benefits.  I mean come on, we are all mutts if you think about it!  We all come from different backgrounds and are all blends of different countries, nationalities, and races.  What could be better than a dog of a similar background?   National Mutt Day was created by Celebrity Pet Expert and Animal Welfare Advocate, Colleen Paige, and founded in 2005.  The holiday […]

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