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A Brief Paws: a pet podcast

A Brief Paws: a pet podcast

By Ani Corless
A Brief Paws takes a moment to talk with Special Guests about a wide variety of topics in the pet industry . Like health and wellness, training, rescue, and even the newest fashion trends and products. Hosted by Ani Corless, Founder of NYC pet grooming company, Luxury Groomer. Video on YouTube! Edited by Mike Mroch
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Ep. 20 - Veterinary Suicide Prevention
with Dr. Brian Bourquin from NOMV TW: This episode talks about suicide & suicide prevention. Dr. B talks about what makes this issue so prevalent and what we can do about it.
December 21, 2021
Ep. 19 - Cloning Your Pets with Melain Rodriguez
What is a cloned pet REALLY like? Is it the same? We talk with Melain to get the scoop on where the industry is in 2021.
November 22, 2021
Ep. 18 - Coping with Pet Loss - Dr. Katie Lawlor Psy.D.
 We talk with Dr. Katie Lawlor, Psy. D., about coping with pet loss and grief. Dr. Katie Lawlor’s clinical interests include mental health in veterinary medicine, the human-animal bond, and grief & loss. She currently serves as the Director of the Veterinary Mental Health Initiative (VMHI) and is the Co-Founder of the Pet Loss Community. Prior to her career in clinical psychology, Katie held positions with NBC News in Beijing and New York City, the U.S. Department of State in Washington DC, and the Governor’s Office of California. @petlosspsychologist on Instagram
November 13, 2021
Ep. 17 - Cat Shrink: Guest Marilyn Krieger
With Marilyn Krieger, Certified Cat Behavior Consultant The Cat Coach, LLC (R) and author of the book Naughty No More! Change Unwanted Behaviors Through Positive Reinforcement
October 26, 2021
Ep. 16 - Is CBD for pets REALLY safe? : Special guest - Dr. Lisa Lippman
Celebrity veterinarian Dr. Lisa Lippman returns! She breaks down the latest information about CBD for pets. @drlisippman Edited by Mike Mroch
October 18, 2021
Ep. 15 - Freeze Dry Taxidermy?!
Shane Eddy of Eddy Wildlife Studios chats about freeze-dry taxidermy for your pet. Edited by Mike Mroch.
October 11, 2021
Ep. 14 - Fear V. Aggression: Do you know the difference? - With Justin Cloud
Can you tell when your dog is growling out of fear or pure aggression? The signs can be tricky. Trainer & owner of Modern Dog Training Co. in West Texas, Justin Cloud, gives us a little insight on how to spot the signs. @moderndogco Edited by Mike Mroch
October 05, 2021
Ep. 13 - Dog cognition: What do we really know? With Zachary Silver at Yale
Do you know what your bestie is really thinking?  We sit down with PhD candidate in psychology at the canine cognition center Zachary Silver, to discuss what has been studied so far and what they are researching currently. Edited by Mike Mroch 
September 27, 2021
Ep. 12 - Collars vs Harnesses & Retractable Leashes?? The debate
We talk with American Dog Pros trainer, Zack Kiser, to discuss the highly debated topic of walking tools and which is best for your dog. @americandogpros Edited by Mike Mroch
September 20, 2021
Ep. 11 - Paying More Attention to Puppies Than Infants? With Kate Perry
NYC dog trainer and co-author of the book "Training for Both Ends of The Leash", Kate talks about how our relationship to our pets has changed during the pandemic. She also gives some tips on how to make sure its a healthy one. You can find Kate at
September 13, 2021
Ep. 10 - Animal Poison Control - Special Guest: Dr. Katie Bazewicz
On our final episode of season 1, we speak with Dr. Katie Bazewicz to discuss the pet poison control hotline and how to safeguard your pet from  poisonous items around your home. Edited by Mike Mroch.
June 13, 2021
Ep. 9 - Diversity in the Veterinary Industry - Special Guest: Dr. Callie Harris
On this episode, we speak Dr. Callie Harris, veterinarian and host of ABC's Pooch Perfect, about minority representation within the pet industry. Edited by Mike Mroch
May 27, 2021
Ep. 8 - Flea & Tick Prevention: True/False - Special Guest: Dr. Stephanie Liff
Are the negative articles true? On this episode, we talk with Dr. Stephanie Liff about flea & tick preventatives, medication, & best practices. You can learn more about Dr. Stephanie and check out her clinic, Pure Paws Veterinary Care of Hell's Kitchen, at Edited by Mike Mroch
May 20, 2021
Ep. 7 - Aquarium Pets - Special Guest: Eric Moore
On this episode, we talk with master scuba diver & trainer, Eric Moore, about our non "paw-ed" pets. Eric is a lead diver at the New York Aquarium You can learn more about his work with the Wildlife Conservation Society at & the NY Aquarium at Edited by Mike Mroch
May 13, 2021
Ep. 6 - Street People - Special Guest: Russ with Kalm K-9 Training
On this episode, we talk about how to deal with strangers who approach you and your pet, and offer unsolicited advice Russ is the owner of Kalm K-9 Training. You can learn more by following @kalmk9training on Instagram. Edited by Mike Mroch
April 29, 2021
Ep. 5 - Rescue vs Breeder - Special Guest: Jessica Uzzetta
On this episode, we talk about the hotly debated topic of breeder versus rescue. We sit with Jessica Uzzetta, a Certified Master Groomer, breeder, and active advocate for rescue, to gain some knowledge about this topic. Don’t forget to watch on YouTube! Edited by Mike Mroch
April 24, 2021
Ep. 4 - Virtual Dog Training - Special Guest: Miguel Rodriguez - City Dog Pack
On this episode, we talk about virtual training. Dog trainer and founder of City Dog Pack. Miguel has been utilizing the latest technology with his clients both for walks and training including GPS tracking and virtual training sessions. You can learn more by following him on Instagram @citydogpack Edited by Mike Mroch
April 15, 2021
Ep. 3 - Pooch Perfect - Do the dogs really like it? - Special Guest: Jorge Bendersky
On this episode we talk with Jorge Bendersky, celebrity dog groomer and a judge on the new hit ABC show, Pooch Perfect! You can follow Jorge on Instagram @jorge_bendersky. 
April 09, 2021
Ep. 2 - Challenging Rescues and Famous Dogs!- Special Guest: Hilary Sloan - Ella Bean The Dog
On this episode, we talk about rescue pets.  Hilary talks about her unique challenges with each of her 4 Bean babies. You can learn more about Hilary by following on Instagram @hilarysloan and @ellabeanthedog. Edited by Mike Mroch
April 07, 2021
Ep. 1 - Puppies! Puppies! Puppies! - Special Guest: Dr. Lisa Lippman
On this episode, we talk all things puppies! So, you just brought a new puppy home. It starts to cough. What do you do? D.. Lisa is a veterinarian and founder of Vets in The City She is nationally respected by media outlets such as Dr. Oz, Inside Edition, and Live with Kelly and Ryan as a go-to source for expertise in pet health and safety. You can learn more at or follow her on instagram @drlisalippman
April 05, 2021