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The Woof Meow Show


Welcome to Maine’s radio show and podcast all about dogs and cats and the people that share their lives. Our goal is to inform and educate you about the needs and wants of your furry friends so that your lives together can be the best that they can be. 

Kate and I discuss the latest news from the pet world covering a wide range of topics such as; basic healthcare, how to choose a good cat or dog food, training, behavior, and management of your pet, resolving problem behavior, serious health issues, and more. Sometimes a show is just the two of us having a conversation, but we also have guests on the shows from our hometown, Bangor, ME and from all throughout the USA. Veterinarians, authors, trainers, behaviorists, filmmakers, shelter managers, and others have all shared their knowledge with us on The Woof Meow Show

Whether you listen to our podcast or to the show as it is broadcast on Saturday at 9 AM on Z62 Retro Radio AM620, WZON, and WKIT HD3, we hope you find the show enjoyable and a valuable resource and that you become a regular listener. If you have a topic you would like us to consider for the show, contact me at donh@greenacreskennel.com.

Don Hanson, Producer & Co-Host

Apr 30, 2013

Here at Green Acres Kennel Shop we're making May Dog Bite Prevention month. Why? Because fifty percent of all children will be bitten by a dog during their childhood. That's a statistic we want to help change.

The basic rule that always should be followed with dogs and children is - SUPERVISE AT ALL TIMES.

Consider these steps if you are expecting:

Start varying your dog's feeding and exercise schedules and begin to accustom your dog to increased periods of time alone.

Carry a doll in your arms and practice SIT , DOWN, LEAVE IT and STAY while your hands are full and while you go up and down stairs and through doors. Reward your dog with food for the desired behavior.

Introduce your dog to baby sounds, scents and equipment like strollers before the baby arrives. Reward the dog for calm behavior around baby equipment with food rewards.