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Rachel Layton Of The Thompson’s Station Farmers Market chats with Dr. Alvin

Rachel Layton Every Wednesday from 10:00AM to 2:00PM, enjoy locally grown produce and organic offerings at the Thompson’s Station Farmers Market, held at The Barn at Homestead! Beginning in May and extending through October, over 30 vendors meet each Wednesday at Homestead to provide fresh produce, home-baked goods and other craft products. Expect seminars on

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What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins By Jonathan Balcombe chats with Dr. Alvin

Jonathan Balcombe Do fishes think? Do they really have three-second memories? And can they recognize the humans who peer back at them from above the surface of the water? In What a Fish Knows, the myth-busting ethologist Jonathan Balcombe addresses these questions and more, taking us under the sea, through streams and estuaries, and to

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Run, Spot, Run: The Ethics Of Keeping Pets By Jessica Pierce chats Dr. Alvin

Jessica Pierce A life shared with pets brings many emotions. We feel love for our companions, certainly, and happiness at the thought that we’re providing them with a safe, healthy life. But there’s another emotion, less often acknowledged, that can be nearly as powerful: guilt. When we see our cats gazing wistfully out the window,

Henry Hodges Needs A Friend By Andy Andrews chats with Dr. Alvin

Andy Andrews-Henry Hodges   From the author of The Kid Who Changed the World, this hilarious rhyming story, complete with charming art, offers comfort to children who often feel left out or are in need of a good friend. At some point, almost every child struggles with feeling like they don’t fit in or are

Team Dog: How to Train Your Dog-The Navy SEAL Way By Mike Ritland chats with Dr. Alvin

Mike Ritland-Team Dog Click Here To Listen New York Times–bestselling author and former Navy SEAL Mike Ritland teaches all dog owners how to have the close relationship and exceptional training of combat dogs. In TEAM DOG, Mike taps into fifteen years’ worth of experience and shares, explaining in accessible and direct language, the science behind

NBC-TV The National Dog Show With David Frei chats with Dr. Alvin

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Spineless: Portraits Of Marine Invertebrates, The Backbone Of Life By Susan Middleton chats with Dr. Alvin

Susan Middleton Click Here To Listen In Spineless, acclaimed photographer Susan Middleton explores the mysterious and surprising world of marine invertebrates, which represent more than 98 percent of the known animal species in the ocean. They are also astonishingly diverse in their shapes, patterns, textures, and colors—in nature’s fashion show, they are the haute couture

Good Luck Cat: How A Cat Saved A Family, And A Family Saved A Cat By Lissa Warren chats with Dr. Alvin

Lissa Warren Click Here To Listen   Lissa Warren's father needed a retirement companion while his wife and daughter were at work. Enter Ting, a seven-pound Korat who changed his life, and the life of the family. All kittens are mischievous, but Ting "the cat grenade" was real trouble. She was also smart, endearing, and

Ocean: A Photicular Book By Dan Kainen chats with Dr. Alvin

Dan Kainen Ocean Click Here To Listen   In its extraordinary debut, Safari, introduced the world to Photicular technology. The cheetah bounded, the African elephant flapped its ears—and readers could not believe their eyes. Now the creators of Safari take their work a step further. Ocean offers not only a refinement of inventor Dan Kainen’s

Top Dog: The Story of Marine Hero Lucca By Maria Goodavage chats with Dr. Alvin

Maria Goodavage Click Here To Listen   The New York Times bestselling author of Soldier Dogs returns with the incredible story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In Top Dog, Maria Goodavage takes readers into the life of Lucca K458, a