Dog Words

Dog Words
Each episode explores the world of dog care and companionship. Dog Words is presented by Rosie Fund, a charitable foundation with the mission to provide humans with the resources and education they need to give senior and harder-to-adopt dogs a better …

Aug 5 • 35 min
Caryn Miller to discusses rescuing, fostering, owning and training Border Collies.
Jul 29 • 38 min
Anthony Barnett of the Symbiotic Behavioral Treatment Center and Game Dog Guardian discusses the socio economic underpinnings of breed specific legislation.
Jul 22 • 30 min
KC Pet Project volunteer Kelsey Nelson discusses the Dog Day Out Program that allows volunteers to take a dog out of the shelter for the day, a few hours, the weekend or whatever fits their schedule.
Jul 15 • 38 min
Dr. Lara Plass tells us about Community Veterinary Outreach USA and Jeff Davis, President of My Pet Credentials tells us about an online tool that will help you keep all of your pet information accessible up to date.
Jul 8 • 35 min
Docent Sue Shinkle from The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art discusses dogs in art.
Jul 1 • 32 min
We have a wide-ranging discussion of dogs, weather, and more with meteorologist and dog lover Gary Lezak.
Jun 24 • 26 min
Darcy Goeken talks about fostering dogs and other animals at DEEP Farmhouse.
Jun 17 • 36 min
Animal advocates Katie and Anthony Barnett discuss breed specific legislation (BSL) that targets bully breeds and dogs assumed to have “dangerous” characteristics.
Jun 10 • 39 min
Julian Javor from Pet Rescue Pilots discusses flying shelter pets to their forever homes.
Jun 3 • 31 min
Dr. Laura Treml, DVM & PhD in immunology, discusses drug development for dogs.
May 27 • 33 min
Megan Levens discusses her dog-centric webcomic The Goobies
May 20 • 28 min
Scott Poore, founder of Mission Driven, discusses the amazing things he and his team are for shelter dogs in Kansas City and beyond.
May 13 • 23 min
Scott Cotter, Marketing Director of Spay and Neuter Kansas City discusses the many services SNKC offers beyond those in their name and the upcoming rebranding that will reflect the way the organization is serving the community.
May 6 • 27 min
Angela Waltz tells the story of her feral dog, Toby.
Apr 29 • 28 min
Today we welcome back Russell Clothier the founder and operator of Shep’s Place Senior Dog Sanctuary in Independence, Missouri for an update on their residents.
Apr 22 • 27 min
Dawn and Phil Hatterman tell the story of Rosalita Patience, the dog no one wanted that was the inspiration for Rosie Fund.
Apr 15 • 31 min
Philip Tedeschi, Executive Director of the Institute for Human-Animal Connection at the University of Denver discusses a wide range of topics, including how our response to COVID-19 may impact our pets, the importance of therapy pets, and the research and…
Apr 8 • 27 min
Today we feature an interview with Bar K Dog Bar co-founder and partner Leib Dodell on how the park is responding to COVID-19.
Apr 1 • 31 min
We discuss the Animal Health Corridor with Dr. Chris Morrow and we get tips for making your own dog food from Jenny Cox.
Mar 25 • 36 min
Betty Jean Curran from The Grooming Project tells us about dogs and people working together to change lives and help the community.
Mar 18 • 30 min
Deb Fehl shares her experience fostering puppies for KC Pet Project.
Mar 11 • 25 min
Jesse Shroyer returns to talk about doga (Yoga with dogs!) at Bar K Dog Bar.
Mar 4 • 32 min
Dr. Chris Morrow discusses the Veterinary Technician program at MCC-Maple Woods in Kansas City
Feb 26 • 31 min
Wellness advocate Stacey Case discusses the use of essential oils with dogs.
Feb 19 • 35 min
Angie Stadnick shares the story of Darwin, her long-term foster who is available for adoption through KC Pet Project.
Feb 12 • 30 min
We talk to Shep’s Place Senior Dog Sanctuary founder Russell Clothier.
Feb 5 • 29 min
Jesse Shroyer shares the story of Huck, her hospice foster.
Jan 27 • 32 min
Bar K Dog Bar co-founder and partner Dave Hensley shares the history and future of this unique dog park, restaurant, and bar.