Pets Who Thrive! Podcasts

A PODCAST SERIES FOR HAPPY, HEALTHY, HOLISTIC PETS!

Pets Who Thrive! is an informative new podcast that challenges the status quo and empowers you to raise the healthiest pets.

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The Pets Who Thrive! Podcast covers all areas of natural animal health, from tooth to tail! The show aims to challenge what we’ve traditionally been told about how to raise and care for the healthiest pets possible. Tammy, who is a Certified Animal Naturopath, has a passion for animals and strives to arm pet owners with information and insight to rear the happiest, healthiest pets – holistically. Guests interviewed include veterinarians, nutritionists, product representatives, and more!

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Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we’re talking about the importance of rotating proteins and the thermogenic properties of different proteins and how these can affect your pet’s health.Check out Herbsmith here:https://www.herbsmithinc.com/food-charts/
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we’re joined by Billy Hoekman, who is here to share all of the amazing products that Green Juju offers, how they work, and why we should be adding them to our pets’ bowls!Check out Green Juju here:https://greenjujukitchen.com/
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we have the chief revenue officer for Prospect Farms, Reina Collette, here with us, and we’re talking about the benefits of CBD, how their products work, and the inspiration behind the brand! Check out Prospect Farms here:https://home.prospectfarms.com/
Hear from someone in the veterinary profession who knows both sides of vet care for your pets – today, Dr. Todd Cooney, DVM, joins Tammy to share some of his wisdom in veterinary practices. What’s special about Dr. Cooney is that he practiced traditional veterinary medicine for 20 years before deciding to change his course and become a homeopathic veterinarian. The best part is, Dr. Cooney will be a regular guest on the Pets Who Thrive! podcast!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined again by Dr. Todd Cooney to talk about homeopathy with our senior dogs and how to give them the best life we can.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we’re diving into the controversial topic of germ theory vs. terrain theory and how these affect our pets!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we have Dawn Orr back with us, and we’re talking about the benefits of enrichment and some different enrichment toys/tools that can be used for our dogs!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by dog trainer Dawn Orr to share all sorts of training tips with you! Including her 5 foundational steps for a well-behaved dog, potty training, crate training, and nutrition.

Tammy has a treat in store for you today as she interviews Julie Anne Lee, the owner and founder of Adored Beast Apothecary. Julie Ann will share her story about what inspired her to start Adored Beast, as well as how allergies, leaky gut, and many other ailments have in common. Best of all, you’ll hear from an expert on the best ways we can support our pets’ bodies with natural supplements.

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined again by Dr. Todd Cooney to talk with us about allergic skin and ears and how homeopathy can relieve pets who struggle with these things!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today’s episode is all around detoxification and the healing crisis. Many of my clients come to me after they have begun the natural approach to healing and things pop up! Most of us are so used to the immediate effects of pharmaceutical drugs that sometimes we have a hard time with having patience through the slower process of natural healing. So I want to talk through what the process is like, what to expect, and suggestions for how to deal with it.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m opening up and sharing with you about the tragedy of losing not one but two of my precious pets over the span of four months. Grieving the loss of a pet is never easy, but I hope through hearing my story that you hug your pets a little tighter!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by a special guest, Brad Clinthorne. He is the retail support specialist for Steve’s Real Food, a top-selling brand in my store! We’re talking all about the amazing products they have to offer and the story behind this great brand.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by a special guest, Brad Clinthorne. He is the retail support specialist for Steve’s Real Food, a top-selling brand in my store! We’re talking all about the amazing products they have to offer and the story behind this great brand.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by special guest, Karen Neola. She is the owner and founder of My Perfect Pet and we’re talking all about why we should feed our pets human-grade food and how it stacks up against other foods on the market!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by Nate Dewsbury & Blake Jackson – the co-owners of Rogue Pet Science. And I can’t wait for you to hear all about this wonderful brand!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by special guest Tammy Deering. She is the national sales director for Super Snouts, and we’re talking all about their pumpkin and mushroom supplements and the different ways you can use them!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by a special guest, Lindsay Tracy. She is the Vice President of business development for Red Barn, and she’s here to tell us all about the company and the fantastic products they have to offer for your pets!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by Javier and Ruth Marriot. They are the founders of the food company A Pup Above. I can’t wait for you to hear all about this brand, the passion around it, and how incredible it is for your pets!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m telling you all about the benefits of following nature’s laws and some practical ideas on how to achieve these goals!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined again by Dr. Todd Cooney to talk with us about vaccinosis.
Welcome! I’m so glad you’re here with me! I have such a treat for you in this episode! Julie Anne Lee is here to talk with us about what inspired her to start Adored Beast, how allergies, leaky gut, and so many other ailments have so much in common, and the best ways we can support our pets’ bodies!

Welcome, I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today I’m bringing back our most popular episode of the year!

In this interview, we talk with Julie Anne Lee! She’s the owner and practitioner of some of the busiest and longest-standing holistic veterinary hospitals and clinics in North America. She’s dedicated herself and her life’s work as a practitioner, teacher, and consultant. Today we’re going to dive deeper into yeast and how that relates to health and getting to the root of it instead of masking symptoms. Let’s dive in!

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, I’m joined by a special guest, Tammy Deerling. She is the national sales director for Super Snouts. Super Snouts manufactures high-quality CBD oils and other CBD products. I can’t wait for you to hear all about this unique company!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! We’re joined again by our favorite, Dr. Todd Cooney! Today, we’re going to be talking about brain and spinal cord injuries and how these injuries can lead to paralysis and other debilitating injuries. We will also dig into alternative treatments for these types of serious injuries. I can’t wait for you to hear all of this awesome info!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we will be talking about animal naturopathy, what is and isn’t, what it encompasses, and a few other holistic healing modalities!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! We’re joined again by our favorite, Dr. Todd Cooney! Today, we’re going to be talking about brain and spinal cord injuries and how these injuries can lead to paralysis and other debilitating injuries. We will also dig into alternative treatments for these types of serious injuries. I can’t wait for you to hear all of this awesome info!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today is going to be so much fun! In this episode, I’m joined by a few of my friends and fellow dog scouts, and we’re giving you a glimpse into this amazing organization, our experiences, and what we’ve learned!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today we’re joined by Dr. Susan Wynn and Steph Striar and they are going to be telling us all about some of the studies that have been done around a new concept of food called longevity.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! We have Susan Howell joining us today. Susan is the regional sales manager for Earth Animal. Earth Animal creates an array of herbal remedies that target so many common ailments and they also just started to produce an amazing food called Wisdom. I can’t wait for you to hear what she has in store for you!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! This episode is FILLED with tips for transitioning your kitten or cat to a raw diet, AND I’ll be sharing all the health benefits associated with feeding your feline friend a fresh raw diet.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Dr. Todd Cooney is joining us again this week to talk about a homeopathic approach to cancer. Sadly, many of us have been touched by cancer, and Dr. Todd is here to shed some light on what we can do to help our pets.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today’s episode is dedicated to giving you tips on choosing the right bones to give to your pets and the benefits of chewing bones!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today we’re joined by Anthony Minnick. Anthony is the territory sales manager for Open Farm. And he’s here to share with us what makes Open Farm SO unique!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today we’re joined by Jeff Kalish – the founder of Tucker’s Faw Food, to tell us all about their AMAZING frozen and freeze-dried product line! I can’t wait for you to hear all about it!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today’s episode is dedicated to animal emergencies part 2 with Dr. Todd Cooney. We’re talking all about animal emergencies, top remedies, what to have on hand, and how to be ready for when those emergencies arise.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today, we’re joined by Debbie Termin. Debbie first walked into my store (Bark Avenue) 11.5 years ago. We instantly connected through the love that we both shared for animals. She initially came in shopping for cute collars, homemade baked treats, and toys. Little did she know she was going to adopt such life-changing habits for not only her dogs but for herself as well. She’s here today to share some of the powerful lessons she has learned along the way.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! We have special guest, Amber Weber, here with us today. Amber is the veterinary account executive with Wapiti Labs. And she is going to be telling us about their Elk Velvet Antler whole-body supplements for both pets and people.
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! This episode is dedicated to learning all about Northwest Naturals, an outstanding raw food company that is truly committed to producing some of the highest quality raw food available. Amy Snell, the national sales manager for Northwest Naturals, is joining us today to tell us all about how amazing their brand truly is!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! In today’s episode, we are going to be looking at a few different types of arthritis along with some natural solutions for treating it!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Dr. Todd Cooney is joining us again this week, and in today’s episode, we’re talking all about animal emergencies and how to be ready for when those emergencies arise. We will also be talking about acute and chronic illness and how he treats some of the animals in his clinic regarding those differences!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! I have Vanessa Smith from Amber Naturalz is here with us talking about their amazing herbal product line. Vanessa is a marketer and an animal health coach for Amber Naturalz and I’m so excited for you to hear what she has to share with us today! Check out Amber Naturalz! www.ambernaturalz.com

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! In this week’s episode, we are speaking with Travis Atkins, DVM. Travis is a veterinarian and owner and co-founder of Square Pet. Square Pet is a specialty brand that is dedicated to creating formulations for specific dietary needs for our canine companions.

Check out Square Pet!
https://www.mysquarepet.com/

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Dr. Todd Cooney is joining us again this week and in today’s episode, we are empowering you to take back the power of attorney of the health of your pets by standing up for what you feel is truly in the best interest of your pets.

Check out these helpful links below!
https://www.ahvma.org/
https://www.naturalanimalconsulting.com/

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Rich, the territory sales manager and a certified nutritionist with Nature’s Logic is here with us today to talk all about the unique philosophy that Nature’s Logic was built upon!  

Check them out here!
www.natrureslogic.com

Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today we are going to dive into some of the most common toxins that we and our pets are exposed to on a regular basis along with some healthier alternatives to these commonly used products. I’ll also be giving you ideas on how to detox your pets’ bodies from some of the most toxic substances. Let’s dive in!
Hello! I’m so glad you’re here with me! Today we’re joined by Daryl Rosenberg – the national director of training with Stella and Chewy’s. He’s here to talk with us about this brand but also how life-changing raw food is for our pets! Check them out here! www.stellaandchewys.com
In this podcast, we will cover all areas of natural animal health and challenge what we’ve been conditioned to think regarding how to raise and keep a healthy pet! Tammy is a certified animal naturopath with a passion for animals and empowering other pet owners with tools for creating the healthiest version of your amazing pets!

In this week’s podcast, Tammy is going to give us a history lesson of traditional pet foods, how it started, and how we got to where are today. She’s also going to share some of her expertise and philosophies that can change our perspectives on pet food to ensure we are nourishing our pets for maximum health and vitality.

Dawn Orr has always had a strong connection to animals, and after years of searching for trainers to help problem pets, she created a method of her own. Her study of canine rehabilitation behavior led her to create an alternative loving-kindness program that has helped hundreds of owners with problem pets. Don’t miss this podcast for some great tips on training your dog with love and compassion.

Functional mushrooms have many benefits to both humans and pets alike. Today, Steve Farrar, the chief technical officer of M2 Ingredients at Mushroom Matrix, joins Tammy to discuss how mushrooms can add to the health and vitality of your pet. He is considered a pioneer in the cultivation of mycelial mushrooms, and has been involved in mycology and mushroom production for more 30 years. Don’t miss this valuable podcast to learn how, and why, to add mushroom supplements into your pet’s diet!

Heartworms are a problem and a potential danger that every pet owner is both familiar and concerned. But can you help your pet reliably avoid this dangerous parasite, carried by mosquitos, without veterinarian prescription medications? Stick with us today to learn something new – there are viable solutions available! Dr. Todd Cooney weighs in on the topic to discuss additional options for prevention. We know that this can be a pretty controversial subject, but we hope you’ll keep an open mind to learning something new about keeping your pet safe from this pesky parasite.

In this week’s episode, Debe Gwynn, the founder of Glacier Peak Holistics, joins Tammy to discuss all things pet nutrition! Debe is a certified herbalist, pet food nutrition specialist, and herbal remedy formulator, and has been designing herbal remedies for animals since 1996. Don’t miss this opportunity to grab some additional health-conscious tips for your pets from Debe!

Today Julie Anne Lee joins Tammy again to discuss how to help your pet rebalance when dealing with a yeast bloom. In addition to being the owner of Adored Beast Apothecary, Julie Anne is also a practitioner of some of the busiest and longest-standing holistic veterinary hospitals and clinics in North America. She’s dedicated herself and her life’s work as a practitioner, teacher, and consultant. Today, Julie Anne and Tammy will dive deeper into yeast, how that relates to health, and how to get to the root of the problem instead of masking symptoms.

Pet Releaf is an AMAZING company that produces organic CBD products for pets. Today, Shelby Flinn, education manager for Pet Releaf, joins Tammy to help navigate through what CBD is and how it benefits our pets.

Keeping your pet’s bladder healthy is one of the most important things you can do for your pet. Today, Dr. Chris Bessent, DVM, who practices holistic veterinary medicine, joins Tammy to discuss bladder health options. As a holistic vet, Dr. Bessent utilizes Chinese herbs, acupuncture, food therapy, and chiropractic on all animals. She’s also the founder of Herbsmith, which carries a fantastic line of natural supplements.

There are so many things we learn from our pets. Helen Huise, a lifelong animal lover, joins Tammy to share her story about what she learned from losing her heart dog, Bella, and how she made such a dramatic shift in how she has raised her newest dog, Kiba by following the laws of nature. It’s a great testimony to what a difference raising our pets naturally can make.

Join Tammy today as she interviews Rachel Fusaro, the sales and marketing lead from Bones & Co. She will share insight into the passion and story behind the Bones & Co brand, what makes Bones & Co truly unique. Additionally, she’ll share why fat is a better fuel source than carbs, how ketosis can benefit your pet’s body, and the bonuses with small batch foods and treats.

How often do you get to hear from a nutritional scientist when it comes to your pets? Well, today, Tammy interviews Billy Hoekman, who is the Nutritional Science Director for Answers Pet Food and an author at Dogs Naturally. Answers Pet Food is a nutrient-dense line of fermented raw wholefoods specifically formulated by nutritional scientists to find the most species-appropriate diet for pets of all ages. You will definitely learn something valuable in today’s episode, so don’t miss this one!

One food Tammy is excited about is Ziwi Peak, which specializes in air-dried food. It’s a healthy and nutritious raw food alternative that’s also shelf stable! Today Angela Shoultz, Central Region Territory Support Manager, joins us to share lots of info about Ziwi Peak and it’s superior air-dried pet food.

Today’s episode is dedicated to the journey of a very special, brave girl who was at death’s door and who is now THRIVING. Chiqy was recently rescued by Tammy, and she’s going to share  all about how Chiqy came into Tammy’s life, her journey, and what it took to get Chiqy on the path of healing and vitality.

You’re going to love this episode – Ashely Lynn, sales manager for Small Batch foods, talks to Tammy about what makes their food so unique. The staff at Bark Avenue Market & Bakery recommends and sells a lot of Small Batch products, so by the end of this episode you’ll see why this is such a standout product!

In this podcast, Tammy discusses one of the most common questions she receives in her store, Bark Avenue Market & Bakery, on a daily basis. “How can I help my dog stop itching and scratching?” Tammy will provide a glimpse of what sets off the immune reaction that causes the dog to itch, along with a few steps you can take to make a big difference in your pet’s life. 

Did you know you can protect your pets from fleas and ticks without harsh chemical herbicides? Whitney Jones from Cedarcide joins Tammy today to discuss natural flea and tick prevention. Whitney is a dog mom, too, and marketing director of Cedarcide. Cedarcide has been helping protect families, pets, lawns, homes, and communities from harmful bugs and harsh chemicals since 1998!

Join Tammy today as she interviews Denise Eaton, the Bach Flowers brand and education manager for Nelson Bach USA Limited. Although she holds a degree in mental health, Denise took a particular interest in learning about Dr. Bach’s healing system and went on a mission to spread the word to help others. Today she’ll teach us how Bach Flower Remedies can calm your pet, naturally!

Dr. Todd Cooney, DVM, is back with Tammy today to talk about “duration of immunity,” what it is, and how it relates to vaccinations. This will be a great educational episode for your and your pets.

Today, you’ll meet Ben Blecha, the founder of Hero Brace. Hero Brace designs custom knee, ankle, and wrist braces, which can serve as a great alternative to invasive surgeries – especially for those oh-so-common ACL tears. In fact, this episode will focus specifically on ACL tears and several surgery alternatives available.

Today, Tammy is joined by Dee Kellner, a local Texas goat farmer who is the owner of Peach Tree Hill Goats Farm! We will learn about the many benefits of goat’s milk for your pets, as well as some of her clean practices for raising healthy goats to produce wholesome, all natural goat milk products.

Hear from someone in the veterinary profession who knows both sides of vet care for your pets – today, Dr. Todd Cooney, DVM, joins Tammy to share some of his wisdom in veterinary practices. What’s special about Dr. Cooney is that he practiced traditional veterinary medicine for 20 years before deciding to change his course and become a homeopathic veterinarian. The best part is, Dr. Cooney will be a regular guest on the Pets Who Thrive! podcast!