Welcome to the High Desert Pawedcast – the Shelter’s weekly look at animal welfare, what’s new at the Shelter and other interesting topics. Please join us weekly for a fun and informative podcast; we love hearing from you! If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also view or listen to this program on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SantaFeAnimalShelter; and audio versions on SoundCloud at https://soundcloud.com/santa-fe-animal-shelter and iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/high-desert-pawedcast/id1075427027?mt=2. Have a topic you’d like us to cover? Let us know!
High Desert Pawedcast – Episode 10 – Kelly Moore, Community Outreach Director
Rob and Ben talk with Kelly about the importance of knocking on doors to tell residents about all the great services available for their pets through the Santa Fe Animal Shelter, plus fun games, questions, and News of the Week.
High Desert Pawedcast – Episode 9 – Christopher Willett-Crane
Ben and Rob speak with Christopher Willett-Crane, a longtime animal welfare advocate, and Milagro Award winner who has a special place in his heart and home for forgotten animals.
High Desert Pawedcast – Episode 8 – We Answer Your Questions!
In this exciting episode Ben and Rob take some questions from our audience along with two furry guests.
High Desert Pawedcast – Episode 7 – David, Admissions Counselor
In this week’s High Desert Pawedcast, we talk to David Ruiz, a counselor on our Admissions Desk, who spends a lot of time reuniting lost pets with their owners and working to make sure relationships remain intact.
Episode 6 – Dr. White, environmental history professor at OSU – A History of Humans and Pets
We talk with Dr. White, professor at Ohio State University, about our history with companion pets and new research that shows how far back our relationship with dogs and cats goes.
Episode 5 – Valentine’s Day Special with Justin Irwin
Longtime shelter employee Justin Irwin joins Rob and Ben to discuss the changes he’s experienced in animal welfare, along with his role in Compassion Services.
Episode 4 – Mary Martin, Executive Director
Rob sits down with Mary Martin, Executive Director of the Santa Fe Animal Shelter to discuss some controversial topics in the world of pets and animal sheltering.
Episode 3 – Hot Topics
Ben and Rob spend a few minutes discussing some pet/animal centered issues of global importance.
Episode 2 – Medical Director Jennifer Steketee
Veterinarian and shelter Medical Director Jennifer Steketee joins us to talk about common veterinary problems and how to treat or prevent them.
Episode 1 – Hannah Padilla: Animal Behavior Expert
Hannah Padilla, Director of Behavior and Training here at the shelter, joins us for our first official episode! Learn about what causes your pet’s most common behavior problems and how to resolve them.