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Evan McGraw, Champs Family Bakery & Andrew Butler, dog meat campaign

Evan McGraw, Champs Family Bakery & Andrew Butler, dog meat campaign

In this episode Joanne will be interviewing Evan McGraw, head baker of Champs Family Bakery, the first vegan bakery in Brooklyn. Our feature interview is with Andrew Butler of Animal Aid UK about their campaign selling free ranged dog meat.

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Erica Kubersky, MooShoes & Becci Gindin-Clarke, Liberation BC

Erica Kubersky, MooShoes & Becci Gindin-Clarke, Liberation BC

What do you know about leather? If you are like most people, probably not much. This is why we have caught up with Erica Kubersky, the co-owner of Moo Shoes and Becci Gindin-Clarke the Research and Information Director of Liberation BC to find out what they know about the leather industry.

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Antoine Lum, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society & Tarah Millen, Cove Guardian

Antoine Lum, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society & Tarah Millen, Cove Guardian

Antoine Lum, A Night for the Oceans fundraiser for SSCS Our featured interview this week is with Antoine Lum, the organizer of this year’s “A Night for the Oceans” and Captain Paul Watson’s nephew, who has been an active volunteer and crew member with Sea Shepherd since 1999. He has been involved in many efforts…

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Twyla Francois, Canadian horse slaughter & Halloween safety tips

Twyla Francois, Canadian horse slaughter & Halloween safety tips

In this episode we will be replaying an interview with Twyla Francois regarding Canadian horse slaughter. Also, Alison will be providing some tips to help keep your companion animals safe on Halloween.

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Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals & Ali Hafiz, I Quit Eating Meat

Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals & Ali Hafiz, I Quit Eating Meat

Jonathan Safran Foer, author of Eating Animals The award winning author Jonathan Safran Foer will be joining us this Friday to talk about his best selling non-fiction book, Eating Animals.  An acclaimed fiction writer, Safran Foer decided to venture into the world of non-fiction writing shortly after his son was born.  The birth of his…

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Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade the movie

Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade the movie

On this week's show, Carissa is going to present some tips on bear safety. Joanne will be interviewing Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade, just ahead of the Vancouver premiere. The Vancouver free screening of Skin Trade and the Witness is on Saturday Oct 2, 2pm at the Vancouver Public Library (Central Branch).

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Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist & Mariann Sullivan, AR attorney

Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist & Mariann Sullivan, AR attorney

Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist Matt Ellerbeck is an Ontario based conservationist, animal advocate, and amateur ichthyologist who focuses his efforts on piranhas. Listen to this intriguing interview and find out about piranhas and their shy nature. While Hollywood would like you to think that piranhas are vicious man eaters, Matt paints a very different picture…

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Jack Norris, Vegan Dietitian & Shelagh Begg, Hug a Bull

Jack Norris, Vegan Dietitian & Shelagh Begg, Hug a Bull

In this episode, Carissa discusses the dangers and illegality of driving with dogs in the back of your pick up truck. Jack Norris on Vegan Nutrition Joanne Interviews Jack Norris, RD about living healthfully a vegan diet.  Jack Norris is one of the co-founders of Vegan Outreach is also one of the most knowledgeable vegan…

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JB Mulcahy, Chimp Sanctuary NW & Rita Mashinsky, Stop UBC Animal Research

JB Mulcahy, Chimp Sanctuary NW & Rita Mashinsky, Stop UBC Animal Research

In this episode Alison will review local restaurant the Wallflower. We will be interviewing Rita Mashinsky from Stop UBC Animal Research campaign. Our feature interview is with JB Mulcahy of Chimp Sanctuary Northwest.

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Nicole Forsyth, United Animal Nations, My Dog is Cool campaign

Nicole Forsyth, United Animal Nations, My Dog is Cool campaign

Join us for a discussion about heart disease and the silliest, most bizarre animal rights comments. We'll be speaking with activists (almost) live on the scene at the annual Animal Rights Day event. We'll also be interviewing Nicole Forsyth, President and CEO of UAN about their My Dog is Cool campaign.

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