The Podcast for January 8th with Pat Miller, Maria Colleen Daines and Erica Beckwith
Pat Miller was on the show today. As part of PPG’s ongoing mission to deliver quality, up-to-date education on dog bite safety and force-free training and pet care to both the general public and pet professionals, we continue our series of interviews with a number of canine behavior experts. Pat joined us to chat about breed specific legislation, why it doesn't work and the approaches she recommends for lowering the incidence of dog bites.
Maria Colleen chatted on the show about DDA Watch and their stand against BSL. Singer, song-writer and volunteer at DDA Watch, Maria devotes most of her time to helping people and dogs affected by Breed Specific Legislation in the United Kingdom. Maria is the co-writer and singer of PPG World Service's Force-Free jingle, Teach me Force Free' . You can listen to the jingle on YouTube here.
Erica Beckwith Project Trade Ambassador of the month joined us to chat about why she became involved in Project Trade, the difference it has made to the dogs, their guardians and even her business! Erica will be telling us why she believes it is so important to get shock and other aversive tools off the table.
Quick links from the show