ARL Animal Connection

ARL Animal Connection

ARL Animal ConnectionJoin ARL Director of Behavior and Enrichment Mick McAuliffe and Cat Behavior Counselor Carol Griglione as they answer all your questions about pet behavior, share fun pet information, and keep you up-to-date on programs, happenings, and success stories from the Animal Rescue League of Iowa!

Listen live every Saturday from 6-7 a.m. (CST) locally in the Des Moines metro on WHO Newsradio AM 1040, live online at iHeartRadio or by subscribing to the ARL Animal Connection podcast on the following channels:

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February 22, 2020

On today's show: we had an update on the cat that was found burned by Des Moines Police. Mick discussed walking dogs and how to get your dog trained to walk next to you when another dog is around or crossing the street. Raise your paw auction is April 18th. All this an more on today's AR; Animal Connection

February 15, 2020

Carol and Mick talked about secure your animals in your car or truck. Having trouble with your puppy and going outside in the snow because they cannot find the grass. Mick has tips for you to fix the problem. The annual ARL basket auction on February 27th at 5:30 pm. All this and more on today's ARL Animal Connection.

February 8, 2020

It's turning cold again and Carol and Mick reminded us to bring animals in, and if you see an animal in distress say something. How do you bring another animal into the home when you have one already? Mick tells us how to do it with success. All this and more on today's ARL Animal Connection!

February 1, 2020

Carol and Mick talked about cats and their body language and when to quit petting the cat before you get bit. Pets grieve just like humans when pets die or their human passes. They also talked about "Dawn" the cat that was found by Des Moines Police on the NE side. The cat was burned and the ARL is caring for the cat. All this on this episode of ARL Animal Connection

January 25, 2020

On today's ARL Animal Connection, Animals and winter weather and your pet needs to do their business and get back inside. Carol talked about taking plastic containers and turn them into a shelter for community cats. Mick discussed how his new cat and introduced it to the existing animals in his home.

January 18, 2020

Carol and Mick discussed a wide range of animal subjects from Mick's new position at the ARL. The head of the ARL Humane Connection's Bernnie discussed bills at the Statehouse to help with all of the animal abuse. All that and more on this weeks ARL Animal connection.

January 6, 2020

Mick and Carol welcome the New Year with helpful advice to pet owners and updates on the latest ALR rescues.

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