Dogs & Hugging - Good Or Bad? - Steve Austin
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Dogs & Hugging... Good Or Bad?

Is it ok to hug a dog?... How about if the dog likes to hug you? - Is that ok?
A recent SBS Insight show featured well known Aussie animal trainer Steve Austin - among others - trying to answer the question "Do Dogs Love Us?".

We also had a listener wanting to have her say in this story which we've also included in this podcast and we chat about his new book.

Also this week...  
What's It Really Like Being A Vet? Dr Anne Fawcett reveals all including what kind of car she drives!
You can also watch this chat here.

Bloat: Deadly For Dogs
- Dr Sarah Goldsmid from the Animal Referral Hospital has some tips and things to be aware of should the worst happen to your dog!

But wait there's more!...
Q-Fever - What You Need To Know! A 'must listen' if you're a vet, nurse, breeder or rescuer of animals.
Dr Guy Weerasinghe joins us for this very important story.

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Pet Owner PodcastVETtalk #38 - This Week:

With your hosts Kaye Browne & Brian Pickering...
@ 01'12" - Bloat - Deadly For Dogs - Dr Sarah Goldsmid
@ 07'52" - Dogs & Hugging - Good Or Bad? - Steve Austin
@ 16'30" - What It's Like Being A Vet - Dr Anne Fawcett
@ 24'27" - Q-Fever - What You Need To Know - Dr Guy Weerasinghe

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