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Beautiful wolves

Jim and Jamie Dutcher paint a picture of wolves as beautiful, loving, family orientated beings.

Episode 196 - The Wisdom of Wolves with Jim and Jamie Dutcher

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Released Sat June 30, 2018
Length: 1:02:19
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This episode focuses on the incredible experiences of Jim and Jamie Dutcher, living with a pack of wolves. In this fascinating interview, Jim and Jamie tell Julie in detail about their time with the Sawtooth Pack. Along the way they share insights into what a wolf family is like, the wolves' attitude towards pups and immature wolves, the sounds the wolves made, how wolves interact with the natural world around them - and what that tricky term "alpha" really means. There are also lots of anecdotes illustrating the subjects discussed. Plus there's the DogCast Radio News, and sadly, a tribute to Buddy, who passed away earlier this month.

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Maxwell Muir and Dave Mech

Maxwell Muir and Dave Mech at Wolf Awareness UK.

Wolves

Maxwell Muir believes Scotland could be "re-wolfed".

Wolf Awareness UK

The line up of speakers at Wolf Awareness UK, hosted by Maxwell Muir.

Episode 140 - Treibball and The Truth about Wolves and Dogs

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Released Sat January 26, 2013
Length: 0:51:59
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Treibball is the latest dog sport - hear all about it from Sandi Pensinger. Toni Shelbourne talks about her book The Truth about Wolves and Dogs which questions alpha theories. Plus hear in the DogCast Radio News how you can vote to keep the dog token in Monoploy and join in the latest online fad of Find Momo.

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Episode 82 - Russian Dog Wizard and Wolf Conservation

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Released Sat February 14, 2009
Length: 0:54:47
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  • Russian Dog Wizard
  • Wolf Conservation
  • News
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Episode 37 - Dog theft and Wolf encounters

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Released Sat March 10, 2007
Length: 1:02:16
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  • Dog theft - interview
  • Wolf encounters - interviews
  • Two minute fiction
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Episode 17 - Sled dogs and wolves

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Released Sat May 13, 2006
Length: 0:50:34
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  • Cairngorm Sleddog Adventure Centre - interview
  • Wolves - interview
  • Buddy's Diary
  • News
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197 - Canine Compulsive Disorder and VIP pet sitting

In this episode, you can hear Laura Vorreyer explain how she got into VIP pet sitting. Toni Shelbourne has everything you need to know about Canine Compulsive Disorder, a condition which causes dogs and owners great distress. Plus there's the DogCast Radio News read by Julie and Jenny, and Julie recalls Buddy's last holiday - which was an unplanned, but enriching experience for him.

189 - The Dog Healers and War Dogs Remembered

In this episode you can hear Mark Winik talk about his debut novel, The Dog Healers, and listen to Julia Robertson explain why she founded the charity War Dogs remembered. Plus there's the DogCast Radio News, and what Mischief the German Spitz puppy has been up to.

188 - Service Dogs UK and Roxie the Doxie Finds Her Forever Home

In this episode you can hear about Service Dogs UK, a fantastic charity which trains assistance dogs to support veterans of any service - military personnel, police, firefighters, paramedics and the coastguard - who develop Post Traumatic Stress Disorder due to their job. Also, listen to Dr Jody A Dean, a clinical psychologist talk about how her book, Roxie the Doxie finds her Forever Home, is helping children understand and talk about adoption and other family issues. Plus the DogCast Radio News and some thoughts on the alpha dog myth.

187 - Muffins Halo and Chorley Fun Dog Show

In this episode you can hear about Muffin's Halo for Blind Dogs, and what motivates people to enter their dog in a fun dog show. In the DogCast Radio News, listen to stories about the latest dog related research. Plus there's a new member of the DogCast Radio team!

186 - Maxwell Muir on wolves

In this episode you can hear trainer, behaviourist, writer, broadcaster and wolf expert Maxwell Muir talk about what wolves mean to him personally, their plight in a modern world, and his hopes for their future. Plus we have the DogCast Radio News.