451: Military Sexual Assault Survivor, Trina McDonald and Service Dog

The Dog Show #451 – October 18, 2017 U.S. Navy veteran, Trina McDonald speaks about her experience with military sexual trauma and the difference her service dog, Suzzie has made for her in helping her cope with post-traumatic stress disorder … Read More

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448: When Aggression Is Rooted in Trauma and Anxiety: One Great Dane’s Story

The Dog Show #448 – September 27, 2017 Susan, a fan from Austin, TX wrote in about her great dane who has some concerning behaviors around other dogs. Turns out the poor thing was attacked when she was young AND … Read More

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423: Dogs and trauma/PTSD – Dr. Frank McMillan

The Dog Show #423 – April 5, 2017 How dogs experience trauma. Dr. Frank McMillan with Best Friends Animal Society talks about his research on posttraumatic stress disorder in puppy mill breeding dogs. Dogs may not be as complex as … Read More

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417: Patricia McConnell: “The Education of Will”

The Dog Show #417 – February 22, 2017 Welcome back Patricia McConnell, Ph.D.! Today Julie talks with the author about: “The Education of Will – A Mutual Memoir of A Woman and Her Dog”. In this book, Patricia McConnell courageously … Read More

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145: Dr. Frank McMillan – PTSD and Puppy Mills

The Dog Show #145- December 7, 2011 Dr. Frank McMillan, lead researcher of a new study about the psychological trauma dogs who are puppy mill breeders suffer from. Best Friends Animal Society: www.bestfriends.org

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127: Trina McDonald, Veteran and Her Service Dog

The Dog Show #127- August 3, 2011 Trina McDonald, Peacetime Gulf War Navy Veteran and her Mental Health Service Dog, “Suzie”. Trina speaks out about Military Sexual Trauma, the lack of support/funding from the VA and the difference Suzie has … Read More

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92: Trina McDonald, Gulf War Veteran and Her Service Dog, Suzzie

The Dog Show #92 – December 1, 2010 Guest: Trina McDonald, Peacetime Gulf War Navy Veteran and her Mental Health Service Dog, “Suzie”. Trina speaks out about Military Sexual Trauma, the lack of support/funding from the VA and the difference … Read More

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