Animals Today April 3, 2011. Perspectives in Animal Rights with Dr. Lori Kirshner
This show featured Matt Ellerbeck (The Snake Man) who discussed with Lori a range of topics concerning snakes.
Steve Hindi (SHARK) – Videodocumentation of rodeo cruelty. Dr. John Pippin (PCRM) – Chimpanzee research.
Dr. Lawrence Hansen – Animal Experimentation.
Margery Glickman – Sled Dog Action Coalition.
Stephanie Downs, FiXit Foundation. Spay/ neuter programs. Leah Gerstner, American Express – Survey on expenditures on pets.
Pit Bulls and Michael Vick. Jim Gorant, author of the The Lost Dog. Andrew Yori. John Goodwin, HSUS.
Traveling with pets. Heather Lombardi, whose kitten died after transport in airline cargo; Dr. Elisa Mazzaferro, DVM; Practical tips about pet travel. Gale Lang, of TLC Pet Transport.
Michael Parr – American Bird Conservancy.
Author Stephen Lyn Bales – Ghost Birds. Dr. Diane Pomerance – Our rescue Dog Family Album. News.
Should the newly passed Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act in Missouri be repealed or changed? State Senator Chuck Pergason; MSVA representative Dr. David Pragil; MO state director of the HSUS, Barbara Schmitz.
Countdown: The 8 most important animal welfare news stories of 2010.
Welcome to Animals Today! Our radio program tackles the important issues concerning all animals, how they are treated by people, and their place in society. The show promotes greater respect for and kindness toward all living creatures, from wild animals to pets to livestock animals.