The Working Like Dogs Podcast

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  • Working Like Dogs - Episode 131 Advancing the Science of Dogs! April 24, 2017
    World-renowned animal behavior scientist/consultant, Dr. James Ha visits with Marcie and Lovey about the unique aspects of applying scientific research to canine and human behavior. Dr. Ha shares fascinating information about how assistance dogs and their handlers communicate and develop trust and why some dogs are simply not able to be assistance dogs. He discusses […]
    Marcie Davis
  • Working Like Dogs - Episode 130 Angus the Superbug Dog! March 30, 2017
    Teresa Zurberg says her two-year old English Springer Spaniel Angus’ sense of smell is above and beyond anything we can even comprehend. Listen as she talks with Marcie and Lovey about Angus job at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), where he is a member of the hospital’s Infection Fighting Team. Teresa trained Angus to detect Clostridium […]
    Marcie Davis
  • Working Like Dogs - Episode 129 Go Fetch Wellness! March 14, 2017
    Jeff Fink and his psychiatric assistance dog, Earl, talk with Marcie and Lovey about the inspiring animal-assisted therapy work they are doing to support people who are living with mental illness through their organization, Go Fetch Wellness. Jeff talks candidly about his own debilitating battle with depression and anxiety and how his relationship with Earl, […]
    Marcie Davis
  • Working Like Dogs - Episode 128 Dr. Bonnie Bergin - The Mother of Mobility Assistance Dogs! February 18, 2017
    What an honor it is to welcome Dr. Bonnie Bergin to the show! Bonnie has had such an impact on my life and so many others as the original mother of the assistance dog industry! Bonnie shares her amazing journey with us from the moment she had the idea that dogs could assist people with […]
    Marcie Davis
  • Working Like Dogs - Episode 127 Volunteer Puppyraisers - Finding Your Bigger Purpose! January 29, 2017
    Listen in as Emily Zier shares her passion for raising puppies for Canine Companions for Independence Emily’s enthusiasm is contagious as she talks about the thrilling moment of receiving an 8-week-old future service dog, the lessons she has the joy of teaching to this young dog over the course of 12-15 months, the incredible gift […]
    Marcie Davis

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