Episodes

The Emotional Lives of Animals and Children; and The Slaughter of Cougars in BC

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Protecting dogs from hot cars, running for the animals, an interview with Adrian Nelson of the Fur Bearer Defenders on The (Unnecessary) Slaughter of Cougars in BC, and a feature interview with author and Professor of Psychology William Crain on The Emotional Lives of Animals and Children.

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Resistance Ecology Report – 2015

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Darren and Bec joined Alissa in studio to share clips and reflections from the 3rd annual Resistance Ecology Conference which took place earlier in June in Portland.

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T.O.F.U.

T.O.F.U.

Listen to the show right here! [display_podcast] On this show we talk to Ryan Patey, publisher and editor of T.O.F.U magazine, a vegan magazine that is distributed through the pay what you can principle. Ryan is currently on a tour across North America and hosting a series of community building events, with live music and…

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Empty the Tanks Worldwide 2015.

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A day in advance of the 3rd annual event, we check-in with the founder, Rachel Carbary. Annelise Sorg from No Whales in Captivity also joins us in studio to give us an update on the Vancouver Aquarium.

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International Respect for Chickens Month, and Animal Activism Through Art

International Respect for Chickens Month, and Animal Activism Through Art

Did Hana the dolphin commit suicide? Plus Canadian artist and activist Twyla Fran├žois on Animal Activism Through Art, and a feature interview with Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns for International Respect for Chickens Month.

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Resistance Ecology and Animal Housing

Resistance Ecology and Animal Housing

We speak with Jean Hebert re: Residential Tenancy Act petition to help humans with companion animals access housing without discrimination. Justin Kay and Haley White join us to speak about the upcoming Resistance Ecology Conference.

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Ending Rodeos. Healing Horses.

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Today we talk to the operator of Healing Horses Sanctuary in Maple Ridge, BC. And, to kick off the May long weekend, we focus on the rodeo.

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The Mother’s Day Show: The Deceptions of the Dairy Industry, and Stories of Love at Edgar’s Mission Farm Sanctuary

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The Mother's Day Show: author Alissa Hamilton on Deceptions of the Dairy Industry, and Pam Ahern, founder of Edgar's Mission Farm Sanctuary, sharing stories of love and rescue and of the mother-child bond.

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After the Disaster. May Day.

After the Disaster. May Day.

World Animal Protection joins us to discuss what the disaster in Nepal means for animals there. We also discuss the idea that the earthquake is "karma" for the Gadhimai festival, and we connect May Day to the struggle for nonhuman justice.

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World Day for Laboratory Animals

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We speak with Carol Glasser of Progress for Science, and Laura Janara, political theorist who opposes animal research.

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