SIGN-UP NOW! SIGN-UP NOW! Click to become a VoiceAmerica Member for Free!
Voiceamerica radio logo
voiceamerica-variety radio logo
Apple logo Google Play Store Kindle store
Pet Lover Geek

Pet Lover Geek

Archives Available

November 12th 2016:Home for the Howl-i-days: Advances in Shelter Tech So More Pets Get Adopted!

It's National Shelter Appreciation Week and we are going to sniff around the latest advances in technology that are helping animal shelters save lives and get more orphan pets into permanent homes. During this epsiode, we're gonna dig into cutting-edge pet adoption tools are moving in the 21st century, saving time, paper and lives! From new apps to algorithms that make better matches than E-Harmony, we've got all the latest tools to help you find your new purrfect fur kid from your local shelter or rescue. And, we'll geek out with the head of veterinary science at one of the leading animal

Read more
Share Email SHARE
Download PDF DOWNLOAD PDF
Get Code GET CODE

Tune in

Archives Available on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel
EPISODE ON DEMAND
VIEW HOST PAGE

Featured Guests

Guest Image

Jerrica Owen

Jerrica Owen is the Director of Program Administration for San Diego Humane Society. She received B.S. Degree in Health Science, from California State University Chico. She has 12 years animal welfare experience and earned her CAWA certification in 2016. Her first 6 years in animal welfare were concentrated in animal behavior where she implemented, executed and managed the behavior evaluation program. Her experience and expertise includes animal behavior, effective animal shelter inventory and processing management, administrative efficiencies, program development, and progressions in policy and procedure. She is a proud pet parent of Kya the goofy lovable labradoodle and Kaeli Sunshin
Read more
Guest Image

Dr. Patricia Carter

Dr. Patricia Carter is the Chief of Staff at the Helen Woodward Animal Center in California. Helen Woodward Animal Center is a unique, private non-profit organization in San Diego County that has been committed to the philosophy of people helping animals and animals helping people for over 40 years. Dr. Carter graduated from the U.C. Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990 and was inducted into the Phi Zeta Society, a distinction awarded to graduating veterinary students in the top 10% of their class. She has been a small animal and exotic animal veterinarian for over 21 years. Dr. Carter currently leads the hospital’s efforts to lease facility space to the finest private practitioners
Read more
Guest Image

Ryan Vayo

Ryan Vayo recently graduated from Babson College, where he studied entrepreneurship, marketing, and business administration. He is the President and Co-founder of MycomPETibility.com, an online resource that offers a unique matching system as well as a hub for continued information searches and communication amongst members of the pet community. The MyCompetibility algorithm-based matching system uses a combination of statistical analysis of shelter animals as well as weighted personality trait correlations generated by a team of expert behaviorists and trainers.
Read more

Share This Episode

facebook Share On Facebook
twitter Share On Twitter
Linkedin Share On LinkedIn
Share Email Share this E-mail
Email Host Email the Host

Connect with VoiceAmerica

Download our mobile apps
App store Google play Blackberry store
GPlus Facebook Twitter Linkedin Social Media
Va Press pass