Animal Writes

Animal Writes

In these pet podcasts, host Tim Link will feature interviews with best-selling pet-related authors, award winning writers and journalists that focus on stories about animals and bloggers with interesting topics to share about pets. Each interview will give you firsthand knowledge about why the authors and writers chose a particular story, what the featured animals meant to them, and what has become of the animals that we talk about. All of the discussions will be compelling and informative. And of course, Tim will share stories from his own books, blogs, articles and experiences.... Show More

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Pulitzer Prize winner and best-selling author Dave Barry joins Tim for this episode. Dave discusses his latest book, Lessons From Lucy. Dave and Tim chat about al of the life’s lessons our dogs teach us. Lessons on how to make new friends, having fun and living in the moment. Dave and Tim discuss what is really important in the world and how to not take life for granted. Have a listen to this witty, humorous and insightful episode.... Read more

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Internationally best-selling author Allie Larkin joins Tim for this episode. Allie and Tim discuss her latest novel, Swimming For Sunlight. Allie and Tim chat about how the human and canine main characters help each other through a tough time in their lives, major shifts and changes and matching anxieties. Swimming For Sunlight is a charming novel about hope after loss and friendships that span generations. Have a listen to this fu... Read more

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Author Carlyn Montes De Oca joins Tim for this episode. Carlyn discusses her latest book, Dog as My Doctor, Cat as My Nurse. Carlyn and Tim chat about how the animals in our lives hold the key to our overall emotional and physical health. Also, how our animals help us live a happy and extraordinary life. Have a listen to this informative and formative and touching episode. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Carlyn Montes ... Read more

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Author Cathy Symons CVT CCRP joins Tim for this episode. Cathy discusses her very informative book, Blind Devotion, as well as her children’s book, Watching Out for Digger. Both books discuss what it is like to live with a blind or visually impaired dog. Cathy and Tim discuss their own personal experiences with the subject and how their dogs lived very joyful lives in spite of their challenges. Take a listen to this educational dis... Read more

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Best-selling author Paula Munier joins Tim for this episode. Paula discusses her latest novel, A Borrowing of Bones. Paula and Tim discuss what it takes to write an excellent murder mystery – a compelling plot, interesting characters and, of course, dogs and cats. Take a listen to this fun, informative and intriguing conversation. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Paula Munier – A Borrowing of Bones with Tim Link

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New York Times best-selling author Rita Mae Brown joins Tim for this episode. Rita Mae discusses her latest novel in the Sister Jane series, Homeward Hound. You also learn a little about Virginia history, the smart and fun side of foxes and crows and a smattering of most everything else that is going on in the world. Take a listen to this fun and always-educational chat with one of the best. More details on this episode MP3 Podca... Read more

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Animal advocate and author Deirdre "Little Darling" Franklin joined Tim in this episode to talk about her book, little darling’s Pinups for Pitbulls. Tim asked about how the book came about and the message it sends regarding pitbulls and those that truly know and love them. Deirdre and Tim discussed raising animal rights issues and laws and how people can get involved and provide their support. The book is chalk full of beautiful p... Read more

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March 19, 2016 23 min

Journalist, writer and author Boze Hadleigh joined Tim in this episode to talk about his recently released book, Holy Cow!. Tim asked about the writing of the book, research needed and where some of the familiar animal related words and phrases got their origins. Boze explains how is journalism background helps writing his non-fiction books. Download and enjoy this very entertaining and educational episode. Questions or Comments? S... Read more

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Author Debbie Clarke Moderow joined Tim in this episode to talk about her recently released book, Fast into the Night. Tim asked about Debbie’s journey with her dog team on the Iditarod trail. Tim and Debbie discussed what it was like to publish her first book and why she wanted to tell her story. Questions or Comments? Send them to: tim@petliferadio.com. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Fast into the Night with Tim L... Read more

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Journalist, writer and author Tracy Ahrens joined Tim in this episode to talk about her recently released book, Sammy Sparrows First Flight. Tim asked about the children’s book. Tracy explains the nuances of journalism writing compared to writing the children, non-fiction and poetry books that Tracy has previously written. Also, how Tracy went about choosing the rescues that benefit from 100% of the price of the book. Make sure to ... Read more

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Blogger Ryan Beauchesne and his celebrity dog Crusoe joined Tim on this episode. We discussed how Crusoe became an internet sensation, how to write a successful blog and how Ryan secured sponsors to help fund his book tour. If you’re a blogger or a fan of Crusoe, The Celebrity Dachshund, you’ll want to listen to this episode. Questions or Comments? Send them to: tim@petliferadio.com. More details on this episode MP3 Podcast - Cr... Read more

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January 7, 2016 22 min

Science & health writer and author Arlene Weintraub joined Tim in this episode to talk about her recently released book, Heal. Tim asked how cancer in canine’s is helping with cancer research in humans. Find out the similarities of cancer in dogs (and cats) compares to cancer in humans. Also, uncover the writing process of a successful journalist and she applied those skills in writing the book. Questions or Comments? Send them to... Read more

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Attorney and author, Lee Robinson, joined Tim in this episode to talk about her recently released book, Lawyer for the Dog. Lee and Tim discussed what inspired her to write the book, her involvement in pet custody cases and how she secured a bidding war and two book deal for her novels. Learn more about this wonderful book and Lee’s writing style for her first novel. Questions or Comments? Send them to: tim@petliferadio.com. More... Read more

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James Bowen and his superstar cat Bob joined Tim in this episode to talk about their recently released book, A Gift from Bob. Tim asked how this book compares to his previous books, progress on the upcoming movie, and the story of how James and Bob came to meet and their journey together. Listen to the show and find out how one cat completely changed one man’s life. Questions or Comments? Send them to: tim@petliferadio.com. More... Read more

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November 28, 2015 21 min

Marking my 100th episode on Pet Life Radio, my special guest is #1 New York Times best-selling author Robert Crais. Robert and I talked about his latest novel, The Promise. During the interview, we discussed the premise behind his latest novel, the introduction of a new canine character Maggie, the impact of adding a dog to the mix and how Robert keeps the story and characters fresh after writing 20 novels. You’ll definitely want ... Read more

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Photographer and author, Pete Thorne, joined Tim in this episode to talk about his book Old Faithful - Dogs of a Certain Age. During the interview, Tim asked Pete what motivated him to photograph and write about senior dogs, what he looks for in a photo that truly captures the essence of the dog and what challenges or ease he encountered creating the book. If you have a special place in your heart for dogs in their later years, you... Read more

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Attorney, horse trainer and author, Mitchell Bornstein, joined Tim in this episode to talk about his recently released book, Last Chance Mustang. Mitchell and Tim discussed what inspired him to write the book, his work with horses and how he and Samson the horse formed a special bond. If you want a special insight into the world of horses, you won’t want to miss this episode. Questions or Comments? Send them to: tim@petliferadio.c... Read more

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Hollywood screenwriter, film director, actress, comedian and best-selling author, Cathryn Michon, joined Tim in this episode to talk about the Netflix launch (August 30th) of her movie Muffin Top – A Love Story. During the interview, Tim asked Cathryn what it was like to write, direct and star in the movie, while not being upstaged by her dog Tucker. Tim also talked with Cathryn about the upcoming DreamWorks movie, A Dog’s Purpose,... Read more

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New York Times best-selling author and screenwriter, Bruce Cameron, joined Tim in this episode to talk about his latest novel, The Dog Master. During the interview, Tim asked Bruce about the premise behind his latest novel. Tim also talked with Bruce about his upcoming movie, A Dog’s Purpose. If you enjoyed Bruce’s A Dog’s Purpose, or any of his other great books, you’ll definitely want to listen to this episode to find out more! ... Read more

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Author David Rosenfelt joined Tim in this episode to talk about his recently released book, Lessons from Tara. Tim asked about the premise of the book and how he came to write the book. David and Tim also discuss rescue groups and efforts in the northeast, compared to the west coast and southern states. If you enjoyed David’s previous books, you don’t want to miss his interview on Animal Writes. Questions or Comments? Send them... Read more

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