DOG TALK, June 16, 2012

This week on Tracie Hotchner’s weekly DOG TALK® radio show and podcast:

  • Janine Roberts from Insect Shield explains how their technology (used in clothing) gives people the protection against ticks and many other parasites (the way Vectra 3D does for dogs) and that the canine eye-protector company, Doggles, has incorporated Insect Shield into canine products.
  • Cindy Ludwig is a dog trainer based in Dubuque, Iowa ( who uses and recommends the Anxiety Wrap to clients for thunderstorm and other anxieties. Her comparison of Anxiety Wrap vs. other products is here:
  • Veronica Morris is head of the Psychiatric Service Dog Society, which offers an online support network for people disabled by severe mental illness who wish to partner with a Psychiatric Service Dog, or whom are already partnered with such a dog, to help restore their ability to function on a daily basis. Go to for details about the PSDS Gathering July 6-10th.

This is one of two radio shows by pet author and canine nutrition expert Tracie Hotchner, who also hosts CAT CHAT® every Wednesday on Martha Stewart Living Radio on Sirius/XM Satellite. Tracie Hotchner is the author of The Dog Bible: Everything Your Dog Wants You to Know and The Cat Bible: Everything Your Cat Expects You to Know.

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