cats http://iowapublicradio.org en The Feline-Human Connection http://iowapublicradio.org/post/feline-human-connection <p>Host Charity Nebbe speaks with Peter Trachtenberg, who is teaching this summer at the University of Iowa, about his latest book, <em>Another Insane Devotion: On the Love of Cats and Persons</em>.&nbsp; It explores the fierce and tender bonds of love between people and cats.&nbsp; Also, we get an update on this summer’s kitten explosion in Iowa, from the directors of two Iowa animal shelters.</p><p></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 16:55:59 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 24073 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Feline-Human Connection Landauer Publishes New Cat and Dog Books with the Animal Rescue League http://iowapublicradio.org/post/landauer-publishes-new-cat-and-dog-books-animal-rescue-league <p>When you adopt a puppy or a kitten, a dog or a cat, from an animal shelter the goals are not only to find a good home for that pet but to make sure that pet is a good fit for you and that the home is forever. Charity Nebbe talks with representatives of the <a href="http://www.arl-iowa.org/" target="_blank">Animal Rescue League</a> in Des Moines who co-authored <a href="http://forloveofcatsanddogs.com/blog/">two new books</a> to help families with the adoption process and to help owners solve issues that may provoke them to turn in their pets to a shelter.</p><p></p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 16:13:03 +0000 Charity Nebbe 9862 at http://iowapublicradio.org Landauer Publishes New Cat and Dog Books with the Animal Rescue League