Author: Jen Dobell

Co-host/co-producer of the weekly radio show Animal Voices Vancouver.

Healing, Love and Second Chances for Humans and Animals at The Gentle Barn

Overcoming adversity, following your dreams, and healing with animals at The Gentle Barn sanctuary for rescued animals.

The Cruelty of the Captivity Industry

Former Marineand Trainer Turned Whistler Blower, Phil Demers, and Vancouver’s Dr. Jeff Matthews, both Featured in The Documentary, Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered, Discuss Cruel Captivity.

Anita Krajnc’s Pig Trial and the Growing “Save Movement” for Farm Animals

A feature interview with Anita Kranjc, founder of Toronto Pig Save, on being charged with “mischief” for feeding water to thirsty pigs. Plus, the annual Pacific National Exhibition is back, with its annual (and traditional) animal exploitation.

Nathan Runkle, Mercy For Animals Founder and LBGTQ Activist Discusses Intersectionality, in Honour of Pride Week

Our annual Pride Show, featuring an interview about intersectionality with Nathan Runkle, Mercy For Animals Founder and LBGTQ Activist. Also, learn about vegan pet food options as an alternative to commercial brands.

Roy Sasano, Sea Shepherd Drone Pilot on Operation Milagro II, and the Effects of Fireworks on Animals

Meet Sea Shepherd volunteer Roy Sasano, who helped to rescue the world’s rarest and smallest cetacean, which is on the brink of extinction. Plus discover why silent fireworks can be a solution to animal suffering.