Episode 21 – Toria Waldron, Equine Medical Director

Episode 21 – Toria Waldron, Equine Medical Director

We talk with Dr. Toria Waldron who is an Equine and Small Animal Veterinarian. She is currently the Equine Medical Director at Badger Veterinary Hospital located in Janesville, Cambridge & Beloit, WI. Toria completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota in 2008 and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Dr. Waldron’s clinical interests include lameness and sports-medicine, ophthalmology, dentistry, chiropractic care, and general wellness/preventative medicine. To learn more about Toria and Badger Veterinary Hospital and Badger Equine Veterinary Services you can visit their website here, http://www.badgervet.com/

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Episode 20 – Shaun Sears, Canopy Cat Rescue

Episode 20 – Shaun Sears, Canopy Cat Rescue

We talk with Shaun Sears who is a certified Arborist, and a professional mountain guide. He has loved animals since as long as he can remember. Shaun was five years old when he adopted his first kitten. Currently, he has two feral rescue cats, Medi and Gari, that he has cared for since they were young. He also has two dogs that are his best friends. Shaun created Canopy Cat Rescue in 2009 where they rescue cats stuck in trees, any time, day or night. Shaun loves climbing trees and helping reunite owners with their feline friends. To learn more […]

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Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips

The holidays are fast approaching! With Thanksgiving coming up we can’t wait to see family and friends, but it is important to know how the holidays can affect our pets.  Thanksgiving traditions can carry hazards to our pets so follow these tips and keep your furry friend safe. We all know Thanksgiving calls for eating unimaginable amounts of food (that may even be unhealthy) but it is also a risk to pets. The American Veterinary Medical Foundation gives us these food safety tips: Keep the feast on the table—not under it.  Eating turkey or turkey skin – sometimes even a […]

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Episode 19 – Arielle Wait, Lucky Dog Animal Rescue

Episode 19 – Arielle Wait, Lucky Dog Animal Rescue

Arielle Wait is the Deputy Director for Lucky Dog Animal Rescue and manages all of Lucky Dog’s adoption, volunteer and animal care programs. Arielle’s work with Lucky Dog began, as many volunteers do, as a handler at adoption events. She quickly became more involved, fostering dogs, coordinating adoptions and even coordinating adoption events. She was first hired to serve as Lucky Dog’s Event Team Lead before being promoted to Program Manager and now the Deputy Director. Listen as she tells us how she got started in animal rescue, the programs offered at Lucky Dog including fostering and so much more! […]

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Episode 18 – Part 2 with Jessica, Kelsey, Ginger and Monica, Transport Coordinators

Episode 18 – Part 2 with Jessica, Kelsey, Ginger and Monica, Transport Coordinators

In this episode we have four experts on coordinating transports! They continue the conversation of last weeks episode with even more tips, advice and stories. Jessica Mueller is the Co-founder and Transport Coordinator at RACE, a 501 that that coordinates volunteer rescue relay transports in addition to offering monetary assistance for people who need help with vet bills. Kelsey Glander is the Transport Coordinator at Kindred Hearts where they work to improve the future of all domestic animals through relocation into rescue, foster and/or adoptive homes; to practice and promote foster and adoption programs; to build a national rescue outreach program. Ginger […]

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Episode 17 – Jessica, Kelsey, Ginger and Monica, Transport Coordinators

Episode 17 – Jessica, Kelsey, Ginger and Monica, Transport Coordinators

In this episode we have four experts on coordinating transports! Jessica Mueller is the Co-founder and Transport Coordinator at RACE, a 501 that that coordinates volunteer rescue relay transports in addition to offering monetary assistance for people who need help with vet bills. Kelsey Glander is the Transport Coordinator at Kindred Hearts? where they work to improve the future of all domestic animals through relocation into rescue, foster and/or adoptive homes; to practice and promote foster and adoption programs; to build a national rescue outreach program. Ginger Thull is a freelance Transport coordinator and Monica Marshall is a part of […]

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