Previous Shows - Available for download

March 2020

March 27, 2020

Animal Advocacy vs. Environmentalism


Guests:

Amy Fitzgerald, Ph. D.

Rachel Fobar - National Geographic


March 20, 2020

Our treatment of animals and the Coronavirus


Guests:

Peter J. Li, Ph. D.

Aysha Akhtar, MD


March 13, 2020
Wildlife Fertility Control

Guest:
Stephanie Boyles Griffin, The Botstiber Institute

March 6, 2020
The Feline Mystique: Decoding cats

Guests:
James Serpell, Ph. D.
Carlo Siracusa, VMD
Special appearance by Steven Wise

February 2020

February 28, 2020

Can animals create art?


Guest:

Jane Desmond, Ph. D.


February 21, 2020

"Bucking Tradition" - Inside the Rodeo


Guest:

Eric Mills - Action for Animals


February 14, 2020

Love and the Emotional Lives of Animals


Guests:

Marc Bekoff, Ph. D.

Special appearance by Hal Herzog


February 7, 2020

The “Humane Hoax,” plus PETA’s Super Bowl ad


Guests:

Hope Bohanec, Ph. D.

Justin Van Kleeck, Ph. D.

Ashley Byrne

January 2020

January 31, 2020

Displaying Death: Taxidermy, Pet Cemeteries and Roadkill


Guest:

Jane C. Desmond, Ph. D.


January 24, 2020

Preventing Cruelty, Enforcing Protection


Guest:

Nicole Wilson, Pennsylvania SPCA


January 17, 2020

Animal Communication: Beyond Words


Guest:

Carl Safina, Ph. D.


January 10, 2020

Making Animal Ethics Matter


Guest:

Jeff Sebo, Ph. D.


January 3, 2020

Life in the Vystopian Society


Guest:

Clare Mann

December 2019

December 20, 2019

The Animals' Christmas


Guest:

Jimmy Webb


December 13, 2019

Help with Animal Charitable Giving


Guest:

Leah Edgerton, Animal Charity Evaluators


December 6, 2019

The Culture of Abuse


Guest:

David Cantor, Responsible Policies for Animals

November 2019

November 29, 2019

In-depth interview with PETA founder and president Ingrid Newkirk


November 22, 2019

Why Turkeys for Thanksgiving?


Guest:

Karen Davis, Ph. D. - United Poultry Concerns


November 15, 2019

Androids or animals: rights for either?


Guest:

Kate Darling, Ph. D. MIT Media Lab


November 8, 2019

Is a Picture Worth a Thousand Screams?


Guests:

Elisa Aaltola, Ph. D.

Mark Devries - "Speciesm: The Movie"

October 2019

October 25, 2019

Bats, Meat Companies Investing in Plant-based alternatives

Guest:

Paul Shaprio


October 18, 2019

Update on Bronx Zoo elephant release case, plus Rabbits.


Guests:

Kevin Schneider, Nonhuman Rights Project

Margo DeMello, Ph. D.


October 11, 2019

The Wonderful World of Birding


Guests:

Brian Quindlen, Delaware Valley Ornithological Club

Jordan Rutter, American Bird Conservancy


October 4, 2019

The Kaporos Controversy, Plus PTSD and Elephants


Guests:

Sara Eifler

Cari Zuckerberg

September 2019

September 27, 2019

Mythical and Imaginary Animals


Guest:

Boria Sax, Ph. D. - "Imaginary Animals: The Monstrous, The Wondrous and The Human"


September 20, 2019

The spaying / neutering argument.


Guests:

Alexandra Horowitz, Ph. D.

Siobahn O'Sullivan


September 13, 2019

The Equine Connection: Humans and Horses


Guest:

Wendy Williams - "The Horse: The Epic History of our Noble Companion"


September 6, 2019

Under the Sea: The thoughts of a fish, the soul of an octopus


Guests:

Jonathan Balcombe, Ph. D. - "What a Fish Knows"

Sy Montgomery - "The Soul of an Octopus"

August 2019

August 30, 2019

Animal Legislation


Guests:

Paul Waldau, Ph. D.

Hon. Brendan Boyle, PA 2nd District


August 23, 2019

The Dog Show!


Guest:

James Serpell, Ph. D.

(Special appearance by Hal Herzog)


August 16, 2019

Animals in the Movies


Guest:

Randy Malamud, Ph. D.


August 9, 2019

Frankenstein's Cat: Biotech and Animals


Guest:

Emily Anthes

July 2019

July 26, 2019

Animal Assisted Intervention


Guests:

Sheryl Pierre, Ph. D.

Susan Perlow


July 19, 2019

"The Link" - Animal Cruelty and Criminal Behavior


Guests:

Lisa Lunghofer, Ph. D.

Aysha Akhtar, MD


July 12, 2019

Children and Animals


Guests:

Gail Melson - Why the Wild Things Are

Alena Hidalgo


July 5, 2019

Empathy - mutual empathy and healing


Guests:

Aysha Akhtar, MD, MPH - "Our Symphony With Animals"

Clarissa Black - Pets for Vets

June 2019

June 28, 2019

Rescue and Sanctuary


Guests:

Grace Herbert - Finding Shelter

Indra Lahiri - Indraloka Animal Sanctuary


June 21, 2019

Spiders and Snakes! Animals that freak us out.


Guests:

Jeffrey Lockwood, Ph. D. - "The Infested Mind"

Hal Herzog - "Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat"


June 14, 2019

The "Clean Meat" Revolution


Guest:

Paul Shapiro


June 7, 2019

Beating Hearts: Abortion Rights and Animal Rights


Guests:

Sherry Colb

Michael Dorf

May 2019

May 31, 2019

Animals in Warfare


Guests:

Jeffrey Lockwood, Ph. D. - Six-Legged Soldiers

Anthony Nocella - Animals in War


May 24, 2019

Legal rights for nonhumans

The courtroom campaign to expand basic rights to autonomous beings other than humans.


Guest:

Steven M. Wise, The Nonhuman Rights Project


May 17, 2019

How they inspire us!

Listen to how animals have inspired some of history's greatest composers and songwriters.


Guest:

Hal Herzog, Ph.D., "Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat"


May 10, 2019

Cha-ching! How your tax dollars pay for barbaric animal experiments.

Guest: Justin Goodman, White Coat Waste Project


May 3, 2019

The Best of Us


Guests:  

Michael Floriani, Pilots n Paws

Kristen Peralta, Vintage Pet Rescue 

Joanna Zelman, TheDodo.com 

April 2019

April 26, 2019

Premiere show: Animals in Religion

Guests:  Paul Waldau, Ph.D. 

Jeffrey Spitz Cohan, JewishVeg