The line-up of guests for the October episodes of Max A Pooch's Awesome Animal Advocates features a diverse selection of interesting and inspirational individuals who are finding solutions to help animals in America's back yards and around the world.
According to Mark Winter, Pet Life Radio co-founder and executive producer, "The guests on Max A Pooch's Awesome Animal Advocates are selected because of the timeliness of their topics and the work they are doing to advocate for animals, as well as the inspiration they provide to all of us who love pets and animals."
For example, Melanie Kahn who directs the Anti-Puppy Mill campaign of the Humane Society of the United States is the featured guest on October 7. She discusses the recent changes that allow the USDA to inspect the breeders of puppies that are sold online. Kahn suggests, "That despite the change, buyers beware of puppies sold online or at pet stores."
On October 14, listeners of Max A Pooch's Awesome Animal Advocates will be inspired by Bonnie Plafke and Melissa Storkin of Dogs on the Move. These two awesome animal advocates share how they have transported more than 2000 dogs from overcrowded shelters, and the vital role dog transporters play in saving the lives tens of thousands of dogs a year.
Jimena Hoyos international celebrity, actress and animal advocate is the October 21 guest. Jimena, is the beutiful guardian angel of the street dogs of Colombia. A native of Colombia she is passionate about her charity Gozques, She shares how she is helping stray dogs in Colombia, and the unique way she is using photography of those dogs combined with recycled materials to help raise money for Gozques.
The Indianapolis Prize is the featured discussion on October 28 when Mike Crowther, CEO and President of the Indianapolis Zoological Society discusses this $250,000 prize. It is the largest monetary prize given to animal environmentalists/conversationalists. Mike will discuss this years nominees, the Lilly Medal, and as well a previous winners.
The program's web page says,"Each episode takes you into the world of an awesome animal advocate.... Whoever the guest is you will be fascinated by the dedication, the courage, and the challenges and triumphs of the people you meet on Awesome Animal Advocates."
Max A Pooch's Awesome Animal Advocates can be found on the Pet Life Radio network which Mark Winter, Pet Life Radio's co-founder says, "Pet Life Radio is the largest and #1 pet podcast radio network on the planet, featuring over 50 weekly pet-related talk shows hosted by the most well-known pet experts, authors and radio and TV personalities in the world of animals and pets!"
The mission of Max A Pooch's Awesome Animal Advocates is to showcase the work animal advocates are doing to help those who can't speak for themselves. Each episode is decated to animal advocates and created for them, their supporters and animal lovers everywhere.