Episodes

6. A great day out at Limerick Animal Welfare

Sept. 20, 2022

Limerick Animal Welfare rescue and rehome dogs, cats, rabbits, horses and any other animals that find themselves homeless through no fault of their own. This episode explores the purpose-built sanctuary and meets some of th…

5. Life on the Cliffs of Insanity

Aug. 5, 2022

Every summer the Cliffs of Moher give rise to another generation of puffins, guillemots, razorbills, kittiwakes and other birds who flock here for breeding season. I spend a day visiting the cliffs and here are my musings on…

4. Whale Tales and Dashing Dolphins

July 19, 2022

Chatting about whales, dolphins and porpoises - that's cetaceans to you and me - with Sibéal Regan of the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group. If you want to know about sightings and strandings, dolphin anatomy, cetacean friendsh…

3. Ethical Farming in Ireland?

June 26, 2022

A topic often neglected by humans, but vitally important to the animals involved - ethical farming. Caroline Rowley, of Ethical Farming Ireland, talks about the many issues that concern the organisation - dairy farming syste…

2. The Art of Animals

June 8, 2022

Chatting to Susan Mills - animal portrait artist - about science, art and her book of portraits and stories, The Human Rescuers. I also met her three inimitable dogs: Bonny, Peanut and Baby. Susan Mills Animal Art Prints an…

1. How to be a Dogsbody

May 28, 2022

Walking the Connemara hills with SARDA Ireland Dedicated to the training and deployment of Air Scenting Search and Rescue Dogs, SARDA Ireland’s objective is to assist in the search and rescue of missing persons on the hills …

Introduction

April 3, 2022

Welcome to the Animal Friendly podcast - this 2 minute introduction tells you all about the show's format and features. Featured music: Your Road by Keys of Moon