Your Pet Matters(Official 107.7 The Bronc Podcast)

Your Pet Matters(Official 107.7 The Bronc Podcast)

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107.7 The Bronc presents the first and only pet healthcare show in Mercer County. Tune in to Your Pet Matters with Dr. Michael Tokiwa of the Progressive Veterinary Care, formerly the Animal Hospital of Blawenburg. Your other family physician, Dr. T is on-call every Saturday at 10 a.m. to discuss your pets health. From wellness and prevention to diet and exercise. Listen to it live on app via Apple or Google play Store. Search WRRC1.


Technology
May 25 • 32 min
Dr. T will talk about the new and old technology that he uses for his pets. Later we will hear a message for “Your Pet Project” where they discuss 5 points when getting a rescue animal.
Relaxation
May 25 • 35 min
Dr. T talks about the importance of relaxation as well as describing his children. They also talk about how they see their new device affecting and improving the Veterinary field.
Algae
May 25 • 35 min
Dr. T discusses the drastic effects of algae large bodies of water. He also talks about the toxicity in lakes where algae bloom. Later we will hear a message for “Your Pet Project” where they discuss some tips when adopting a new pet.
Life with a Vet
May 25 • 37 min
Dr. Tokiwa talks about full moons, seizures, and some insight on how he handles his dog. Dr.T is also joined by his wife and she talks about her life with a veterinarian. We also have another edition of The Producer’s Pet Project where they give some tips…
Dentistry
May 25 • 38 min
Dr. Tokiwa talked about the importance of dentistry and the lifelong effects if not taken seriously. He also gave some preventives and tips on keeping your pet healthy. You also heard a “Producer’s pet project” where they discussed how to take care of…
Heatstroke
May 25 • 29 min
Dr. Tokiwa talks about an article regarding 24/7 care, heatstroke and choices of veterinarians. We also have another edition of The Producer’s pet project where they talk about the do’s and don’t of letting your pets go swimming.
Whistle App
May 25 • 33 min
Dr. Tokiwa was joined this week by his son Jamo where they discussed euthanization. Dr.T also talked about the Whistle app for your pets, as well as his thoughts on dogs being on the spectrum. You also heard a message from the Producer’s Pet Project where…
Dr.T
May 25 • 35 min
Dr. Tokiwa talked about the importance of blood work and why we do it. He also gives a few examples of how he does it. You heard a quick message from our “Producers Pet Project” where they talked about the dangers of giving certain human foods to your…
Social Media
May 25 • 32 min
Dr. T talks about the misconceptions of veterinary medicine as well as the importance of social media. We also have another addition of The Producer’s Pet Project where they talk about the benefits of kids having a dog.
Matt Nothelfer and Alicia Wszelaki
May 25 • 38 min
Dr. T is joined by Matt Nothelfer and Alicia Wszelaki of Path 88 Productions and they discuss a documentary that they recently made about Paul Steklenski. We also have an addition of the Producer’s Pet Project where they talk about the Do’s and Don’ts of…
Blood Work
May 25 • 41 min
Dr. T talks about the importance of blood work and when you need to get your pet checked.
Heart-Worm Disease –
May 25 • 36 min
Dr. T talks about anal glands as well as the effects of heart-worm disease. We also have a Producer’s Pet Project about properly washing your pets.
Dr. Simeone
May 25 • 41 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Simeone about stranding, climate change, and the impact it has on marine life.
Adopting A New Dog –
May 25 • 33 min
Dr. T answers questions regarding fleas and ticks as well as telling his story of adopting his new dog. We also have a Producer’s Pet Project about keeping your pets cool for the summer.
Parasites, Rabies Pet Projects and Dog Training Tips –
May 25 • 34 min
Dr. T discusses springtime parasites once again as well as how to spot rabies. We also have a Producer’s Pet Project and Stephanie Kowalewski returns for another Hound Help segment.
tick preventatives
May 25 • 35 min
Dr. T talks about tick preventatives and the lifetime effect they have on dogs.
Dr. Casara Andre
May 25 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Casara Andre about veterinary cannabis
Parasight
May 25 • 36 min
Dr. T is joined by Rachel Hilliard inventor of the new app Parasight. We will also have a Producer’s Pet Project about a cat that saves a baby.
Briana Boyle and Stephanie Young
May 25 • 33 min
Dr. T is joined by Briana Boyle and Stephanie Young the inventors of Sky Paws. Also we will have a Producer’s Pet Project about CBD oil for pets.
Heavenly Hounds
May 25 • 47 min
Dr. T is joined by Stephanie Kowalewski of Heavenly Hounds Dog Training as they discuss the history of her business and dog training tips.
Jay Drayer
May 25 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with Jay Drayer of CareFlash and PrizedPals, a home hospice organization for pets
vaccinating your pets
May 25 • 34 min
Dr. T goes solo to discuss veterinary conferences, the importance of vaccinating your pets, and the symbiotic relationship with referral centers. We also have a producer’s pet project on the Hills Dog Food recall
Dr. Ryan Llera
May 25 • 45 min
Dr. T talks with veterinarian Dr. Ryan Llera about vet blogging, and cyber bullying in the vet industry
veterinary industry
May 25 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with veterinarian Dr. Marie Holowaychuk about wellness in the veterinary industry
Dr. Indu Mani 2
May 25 • 31 min
Dr. T talks with veterinarian and editor of Clinicians Brief and Chief Vet Officer of Brief Media Dr. Indu Mani. Also, we have a Producer’s Pet Project!
The Puppy Bowl
May 25 • 37 min
Dr. T talks about an array of different topics, including online pharmacies, tick and flea preventatives and more! Plus a Producers Pet Project about The Puppy Bowl!
Dr. Ernie Ward
May 25 • 45 min
Dr. T talks with Veterinarian Dr. Ernie Ward about the future of the vet industry and vet school dept
Kendall Falk
May 25 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary technician and cartoonist Kendall Falk
WhiskerCloud
May 25 • 52 min
Dr. T talks with WhiskerCloud CEO Adam Greenbaum about how WhiskerCloud helps vet practices build their website
Dr. Sara Goldstein
May 25 • 45 min
Dr. T talks to Dr. Sara Goldstein about pet preventatives and the far free movement
Petros Dertsakyan
May 25 • 41 min
Dr. T talks to Petros Dertsakyan, the inventor and CEO of Brite Bite, a toothbrush where dogs can brush their teeth themselves.
Petros Dertsakyan Inventor and CEO of Brite Bite -
May 20 • 42 min
Dr. T talks to Petros Dertsakyan, the inventor and CEO of Brite Bite, a toothbrush where dogs can brush their teeth themselves
Pet preventatives with Dr. Sara Goldstein -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks to Dr. Sara Goldstein about pet preventatives and the far free movement
Adam Greenbaum, CEO of WiskerCloud -
May 20 • 53 min
Dr. T talks with WhiskerCloud CEO Adam Greenbaum about how WhiskerCloud helps vet practices build their website
Kendall Falk, Vet Technician and Cartoonist -
May 20 • 47 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary technician and cartoonist Kendall Falk
Dr. Earnie Ward -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with Veterinarian Dr. Earnie Ward about the future of the vet industry and vet school dept
Michael Conguista, finalist of The Idea competition
May 20 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary student and finalist of The Idea competition Michael Congiusta about his veterinary dental kit
William Aqeel and Emmanoil Emmanouilidis, finalists of The Idea competition
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary students and finalists of The Idea competition William Aqeel and Emmanoil Emmanouilidis about their invention the U Syringe
Cory Erb, finalist of The Idea competition
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary student and finalists of The Idea competition Cory Erb about his cloud based app call Pet Stat
Dr. Marie Holowaychuk -
May 20 • 43 min
Dr. T talks with veterinarian Dr. Marie Holowaychuk about wellness in the veterinary industry
Dr. Ryan Llera -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with veterinarian Dr. Ryan Llera about vet blogging, and cyber bullying in the vet industry
Jay Drayer -
May 20 • 43 min
Dr. T talks with Jay Drayer of CareFlash and PrizedPals, a home hospice organization for pets
Stephanie Kowalewski -
May 20 • 47 min
Dr. T talks with Heavenly Hounds Dog Training owner Stephanie Kowalewski about the history of her business as well as dog training tips
Dr. Martha Cline -
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary nutritionist Dr. Martha Cline
Dr. Casara Andre -
May 20 • 43 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Casara Andre about veterinary cannabis
Pests and Preventatives -
May 20 • 43 min
Dr. T discusses the many garden pests that pets deal with during the Spring and as well as preventatives for those pests
Parasites, Rabies Pet Projects and Dog Training Tips -
May 20 • 35 min
Dr. T discusses springtime parasites once again as well as how to spot rabies. We also have a Producer’s Pet Project and Stephanie Kowalewski returns for another Hound Help segment
Dr. Dave Julien -
May 20 • 51 min
Dr. T talks with fellow veterinary school classmate Dr. Dave Julien about becoming a private practice owner.
Dr. Claire Simeone -
May 20 • 42 min
Dr. T talks marine mammal veterinarian and the first vet to become a TED fellow Dr. Claire Simeone
Kurt Baker For AIR -
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks fellow 107.7 The Bronc host Kurt Baker about his organization Attitudes In Reverse, which spreads the word about mental illness and suicide through service dogs and pets
Blood Work On Pets -
May 20 • 41 min
Dr. T discusses the importance of doing blood work on your pets
Dr. Craig Clifford -
May 20 • 39 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary oncologist Dr. Craig Clifford about how to treat cancer in pets
Greg Stoutenburgh -
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks with Greg Stoutenburgh, the creator of the portable CT scanner the Vimago
Dr. Nicole Johnson -
May 20 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Nicole Johnson, the President of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians.
Dr. Amanda Landis-Hanna -
May 20 • 47 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Amanda Landis-Hanna, the senior manager at PetSmart Charities
Carol Novello -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with Carol Novello, the co-creator of Mutual Rescue
Xylitol with Dr. Jason Nicholas -
May 20 • 42 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Jason Nicholas about xylitol, which is found in most sugar free products and can be lethal to pets if ingested
Rob Reilly -
May 20 • 43 min
Dr. T talks with Rob Reilly, who has invented a vest that indicates a dogs likes and dislikes called Pet Peeves Vest
Dr. Garret Pachtinger -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with emergency critical care specialist Dr. Garret Pachtinger about how to keep your pet safe during the summer months
Dr. Kristina Vygantas -
May 20 • 48 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary ophthalmologist Dr. Kristina Vygantas about the different of working on cats eyes vs. dog eyes, and how eye medicine has evolved
Dr. Dana Varble -
May 20 • 48 min
Dr. T talks with Dr. Dana Varble about the many hats in the veterinary industry she wears, as well as her involvement with ARAV.
The Importance of Vaccinations -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks about the importance of vaccinating your pets
Veterinary Ophthalmology with Dr. Brady Beale -
May 20 • 46 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary ophthalmologist Dr. Brady Beale about cataracts, and doing cataracts surgery on an Andean Condor
Veterinary Dentistry with Dr. John Lewis
May 20 • 50 min
Dr. T talks with veterinary dentist and oral surgeon Dr. John Lewis about dental cleaning and gum disease in pets, as well as work/life balance.
ACVC Conference, Networking, and “Serve and Turf” -
May 20 • 34 min
Dr. T about many different topics that include a controversial speaker athe the ACVC, networking in the vet industry, and a term he calls “Serve and Turf.” We also have a Producer’s Pet project about National Clear The Shelters Day.
Melissa Conley
May 20 • 44 min
Dr. T talks with Melissa Conley about how she got started as a veterinary technician, work/life balance, and euthanizing pets. We also have a Producer’s Pet Project about a women who spent $500 on here choking goldfish.
Dr. Gregory Berns
May 20 • 47 min
Dr. Berns comes on Your Pet matters to talk about his experiment of using MRI to scan dogs brain to see what they are thinking, as well as his book How Dogs Love Us. Stephanie Kowalewski also stops by for a Hound help segment.
Jessi and Andi
May 20 • 41 min
Dr. T is joined today by Jessi Burns. Jessi and her dog Andi were the topic of a MutualRescue film. Jessi adopted Andi after the loss of her boyfriend, and Andi helped bring life back into Jessi, who was suffering from depression.
Five Things Vets Want You To Know
May 20 • 41 min
Dr. T goes solo in today’s episode, as he explains the “5 Things Every Veterinarian Wished Pet Parents Would Know. These topics include, pet insurance, fiances, and why you should never trust Dr. Google.
Waggle Founder- Steven Mornelli
May 20 • 45 min
Dr. T is joined today by Steven Mornelli, the founder and CEO of Waggle, a crowd funding site for pets. Steven will discuss how Waggle got started, how it works, and how it gets involved with vet hospitals and shelters
Dr. Indu Mani
Mar 27 • 31 min
Dr. Tokiwa was joined today by Dr. Indu Mani, who is the editor of Clinicians Brief, as well as the Chief Vet Officer of Brief Media.
The Idea
Mar 27 • 42 min
On this episode of Your Pet Matters, vet student Micheal Congiusta will share with Dr. T everything regarding the dental kit that landed him the semi-finalist spot in The Idea competition.
Your Pet Matters-Cartoonist
Mar 27 • 46 min
On this episode of Your Pet Matters, Dr. T talks with Kendall Falk, a veterinary technician and owner of her own business Cartoon My Dog. Aired on 01//23/2020
Your Pet Matters- Banfield Pet Hopsital
Jan 19 • 45 min
Dr. Tokiwa was joined this week by Dr. Sara Goldstein of the Banfield Pet Hosptial in New Jersey. Dr. Goldstein shared her stories of what got her interested in veterinary medicine. Aired on 01/11/2020
Your Pet Matters-K9Carts
Jan 19 • 33 min
Dr. Tokiwa was joined by Glen and Krys Parkes, the children and of the creator of k9carts. They touched on points such as the meaning and behind the product and how it’s beneficial to kids. Aired on 01/04/2020
Your Pet Matters-Veterinary Neurologist and Cartoonist
Jan 17 • 46 min
On this episode, Dr. Tokiwa was joined by special guest Dr. Vishal Murthy who is also in the process of completing his residency in veterinary neurology, as well as a veterinary cartoonist. On top of that, Dr. Murthy will also talk about how he got into…
Your Pet Matters-Young Entreprenur
Jan 13 • 37 min
In this episode, Dr. Tokiwa will be joined by Maciej Wojcik. He’s a young entrepreneur, that started a company with his family. Aired on 12/07/19
Your Pet Matters-Wireless Zoo
Jan 13 • 38 min
In this episode, Dr. Tokiwa will be joined by Jeremy from Alphavets. He discusses his new invention the Wireless Zoo which is a monitoring device. Aired on 11/23/19
Your Pet Matters-Veterinary Struggles, Pet Dentistry, and Social Media Influence
Jan 13 • 36 min
In this episode, Dr. Tokiwa will be joined by Dr. Jason Nicholas. They discuss many topics including Veterinary Struggles, Pet Dentistry, and Social Media Influence. Aired on 11/16/19
Your Pet Matters-Critical Care and Emergency Medicine
Jan 13 • 47 min
This episode of Your Pet Matters is a great one as Dr. Tokiwa will be joined by special guest Garrett Pachtinger, a specialist in critical care and emergency medicine at VSEC. Aired on 11/09/19
Your Pet Matters-Pet Adoption
Jan 13 • 36 min
In this episode, Dr. Tokiwa will discuss pet adoption as well as his experiences while adopting a new dog. Aired on 11/2/19
Your Pet Matters-Halloween
Jan 13 • 41 min
On this episode it is a special Halloween themed episode of Your Pet Matters. In addition, we will also have on guest Jennifer Kim, an oncologist from North Star Vets in Robbinsville, NJ. Dr. T and Dr. Kim will be discussing what options a pet owner has…
Your Pet Matters-The 5 Things Every Veterinarian Wished Pet Parents Would know
Jan 11 • 41 min
Dr. Tokiwa does a solo episode and will be discussing what he calls “The The 5 Things Every Veterinarian Wished Pet Parents Would know.” Aired on 10/19/19
Your Pet Matters-Online Reviews
Jan 11 • 37 min
Dr. Tokiwa discussed the importance of telling your vet your reviews in person and not online. He also talks about vomiting in your pet and why it occurs. You also heard a “Producer’s Pet Project” about transitioning your pets to the autumn weather. Aired…
Your Pet Matters-Vet Appreciation
Jan 11 • 31 min
Dr. Tokiwa discussed many points as to why the suicide rate of veterinarians is so high. He also gives some ideas on how to show appreciation for your vet and how to use social media and Google to make their day. Aired on 10/05/19