ARL Animal Connection

ARL Animal Connection

ARL Animal ConnectionJoin ARL Animal Services Manager 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. on WHO Newsradio 1040 or listen anytime by subscribing to the ARL Animal Connection podcast on the following channels.

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There's more! Listen to the archives from previous years:

October 12, 2019

This week Dan tagged in for Carol who was feeling under the weather. He and Mick helped callers with questions regarding dog potty training, play biting, and chewing things in the house they shouldn't. They also talked a lot about snakes...

October 5, 2019

This week Mick and Carol recapped The Mane Event, discussed why dogs often don't like going out in the rain and how to help them, and bats and bat houses. They also gave an update on Ellie, the emaciated dog found recently and brought to the ARL and highlighted the the pet lost and found website, Iowa Pet Alert.

September 28, 2019

This week Mick and Carol recapped the Iowa Dog Jog, discussed items to carry in your car in case you encounter stray or injured animals, how to acclimate your pet to Halloween costumes (both yours and theirs), and Mick panics when his trivia question goes horribly wrong.

September 21, 2019

This week Mick and Carol talk about the upcoming Iowa Dog Jog and other ARL events, highlight our "Meet Your Match" program and help a caller introduce a new puppy into a home with an established dog.

September 7, 2019

August 24, 2019

August 17, 2019

August 10, 2019

August 3, 2019

July 27, 2019

July 20, 2019

July 13, 2019

July 6, 2019

June 29, 2019

June 22, 2019

June 15, 2019

June 8, 2019

Listen as we talk to ARL CEO, Tom Colvin, as he discusses the Madrid Hoarding Case that took place this past week where hundreds of living and deceased cats were found on the property. We will also talk with ASPCA's Randy Lockwood who specializes in animal hoarding behaviors.

June 1, 2019

May 25, 2019

May 18, 2019

May 4, 2019

April 20, 2019

April 13, 2019

March 23, 2019

March 16, 2019

March 2, 2019

February 23, 2019

February 16, 2019

February 9, 2019

February 2, 2019

January 26, 2019

January 12, 2019

January 5, 2019

What a great start to 2019!

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