Heeling Allies-20In 2008, with the nation dealing with a failing economy and entrepreneurs pulling back from new projects or leaps into the unknown, Julie Forbes was having a revelation about how to educate, inspire and entertain dog lovers. Her idea: why not have a radio show dedicated to improving the lives of both people and dogs? “I thought to myself, ‘There aren’t any local radio shows that are only about dogs,’” said Forbes, who hosts The Dog Show with Julie Forbes every Wednesday from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. “Local radio consisted of shows about animals in general, or ‘ask the vet’ shows that covered exclusively health topics from the perspective of a veterinarian. There was nothing devoted entirely to dogs, and was not limited by any particular subject,” she added.[More about the show]

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Consuelo Collier moves To Mondays at 8a starting Monday 2/17!

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Get your Monday Mornings going with Consuelo, hosted by spiritual teacher and literary editor, Consuelo Collier. Consuelo brings a relaxed, down-to-earth approach to subjects like spirituality, personal development, as well as holistic health, because she uses the vulnerability of her own life lessons and experiences to light the way. As a spiritual teacher, Consuelo is known for her intuitive gift, ... Read More »

New show Food Nation Network now on Saturdays at 10p as well as Sundays at 7a on Alternative Talk 1150

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THE FOOD NATION RADIO NETWORK is a one hour weekend show hosted by Elizabeth Dougherty, along with radio veteran, Michael Serio. They send listeners on an adventure of “good food, food-related stories and compelling interviews.” Elizabeth Dougherty has an extensive background in food writing and culinary arts training. Her years of experience cooking and writing about food help demystify the ... Read More »

Listen to an interview with Kay Joubert and Whitney Allen from PAWS, talking about PAWSwalk!

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