Category Archives: Animals

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 – Don’t Declaw Your Cat!

meowCertified Animal Behavior Consultant Darlene Arden discusses with Maria the effects of your cat being outside and declawed. 

She also discusses how to enrich the environment for your cat.  Maria fostered a shelter cat and talks about the details of the adoption and the integration of her temporary kitty into a cat friendly home.

Click here for Darlene’s website.


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Friday, October 11th, 2013 – Wolf Connection

Wolf ConnectionWolf Connection Board Chair, Ken Ferber visits with Maria about the amazing rescue, rehabilitation and training the organization does for wolves.  Some of these wolves become therapy animals and they provide programming for at-risk teens, foster children, gang members, veterans with PTSD, and substance abusers.  The wolves will be walking the red carpet with Lorenzo Lamas (Falcon Crest, Renegade) and other celebrities to raise money for their capital campaign on Wednesday, October 23rd at 6pm PDT.


Click here for their website         Click here to attend the event


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