It's time once again for another great episode! As you know, Easter is right around the corner... from when we recorded this on Saturday. Have you painted and hid your Easter Dog Bones? If so, then let's get on with the episode! Allegra may have just fallen in love with a new (old!) fuzzy friend in Dogs We Met This Week! Renee tells us all about Pugs and we make wild speculation about possible porcine ancestry in Mutt Minute! We are so excited to be joined by Evan Sinclair ( a writer on Mutt and Stuff) to hear what it's like to work on a TV show for kids that is full of real life dogs! He also shares with us his very strong views on non-fuzzy pets! Enjoy!
Hello friends! It's Week 2 of MaxFunDrive and oh boy are we happy to see you! We have put together an AMAZING show for you this week! First, hear Renee's harrowing babysitting tale in Dogs We Met (BABYSAT!) This Week! (Warning, it gets a little gross!) Then, learn a lot about Beagles and a little 'bout Snoopy in this week's Mutt Minute! We have an INCREDIBLE interview with internet superstar Veronica Belmont! She tells us all about her amazing dog Bodega and surprises us with her incredible and surprising dog activity! Then, a SECOND INTERVIEW with MaxFun founder and podcast guru Jesse Thorn! Like we said, this week's episode is amazing! And don't forget to support CIPYD in the MaxFunDrive! www.maximumfun.org/donate
EVERYONE! We are so excited! It's our first MaxFunDrive! The internet is all abuzz with energy and anticipation! We have a very special episode to celebrate our first MFD! In Dogs We Met This Week... A BABY BULLDOG! Learn all about Tibetan Mastiffs in Mutt Minute! We are the most excited that our guest this week is John Roberts from Bob's Burgers and his hit Youtube videos! Hear all about John's adorable dogs! Then, Renee has some amazing Dog Tech in the form of some of the most advanced dog collars on the market! Enjoy the show and then go to maximumfun.org/donate and become a donor! Then, let us know so we can thank you!
Hello dog lovers/wanters! Thanks for joining us once again! This week, hear about Calvin the neighbor dog in Dogs We Met This Week! And we talk about the dog we want to meet, new MaxFun office dog George! Learn all about Bull Mastiffs in Mutt Minute! We redesign "Beware of Dog" signs to make them more accurate! Comic, artist and our designer Paige Weldon joins us to tell us all about her timely named childhood dogs! In Dog News, we learn all about TSA dogs AND their trading cards! This is a fun one folks!
It's a beautiful day here in Los Angeles, but more importantly... WE MET FOUR DOGS THIS WEEK! FOUR! And we're gonna tell you all about them in Dogs We Met This Week. We'll also tell you all the info about Pomeranians we can fit in 60 seconds (and a little more) in Mutt Minute! We are so excited to be joined by author Julie Falatko to learn about her dog WHO WE'VE TALKED ABOUT BEFORE! Finally, learn all about a program helping find homes for Chihuahua across the country!
Hey there friends! It's time once again! Time for a whole 50ish minute conversation all about dogs! Learn about Dogs We Me This Week and the fact that Travis believes all Basset Hounds are old! Allegra gets TWO MINUTES in this week's Mutt Minute to tell us all about Pit Bulls, or should we say "Gooble Terriers"? We are so excited to be joined by the amazing Amy Paffrath to hear all about her dogs and be blown away by her dog naming skills! Finally, Allegra has only recently been made aware of Dog Dancing competitions and we are all 100% on board! If you enjoy this episode, be sure to tell a friend!
Well, let's start off by saying: THIS IS RENEE'S FAVORITE VALENTINE'S EVER! Listen and find out why. When you listen, you'll find out about Renee's new friend Tyson in Dogs We Met This Week. Also, find out all about Afghan Hounds in this week's Mutt Minute. We're so excited to talk to our guest, the amazing dog trainer Cora Wittekind. Want to learn about Pistachio's DNA test? You will! Finally, learn about the new hit app Fetch in Cool Dog Tech! There sure is a lot of learnin' in in this episode!
Well friends, another Puppy Bowl is in the books! Of course, we pre-recorded this so we have no idea who won... ANYWAY! What we do know is that we have a great episode for you this week! In Dogs We Met This Week, Travis sort of met a mysterious museum dog! Allegra tells us all about Dalmations in this week's Mutt Minute. We are so excited to be joined by the amazing Theresa Thorn to hear all about her two amazing dogs and the time they scared the living crap out of her! Allegra walks us through some Cool Dog Tech and we talk about what kind of dogs we would be! See, didn't I tell you it was a good one!
Oh friends, have we got an episode for you! First, in Dogs We Meet This Week, we met a WHOLE LOT OF DOGS! The first ever CIPYD dog meet up was a huge success and we can't wait to tell you all about it! In Mutt Minute, learn all about the super-scruffy, super adorable Glen Amal Terrier!We are so excited to be joined this week by podcaster/awesome person Alison Rosen! Finally, it's that time of year again: THE PUPPY BOWL! There's a lot riding on this one folks!
It's a very special CIPYD friends and we're so glad you were able to join us! First, hear about the mystery dog (possibly a ghost) that Allegra met! Then, learn about Boxers in Mutt Minute. We are so excited to be joined this week by MaximumFun all-star Jordan Morris! Now, here's the catch folks: JORDAN'S A CAT PERSON! So, join us for our first ever CIPYD Debate! It's Dog Owners versus Cat Owners! The good news is, no matter what, everyone wins!
Hello everyone! Welcome to another smash episode of CIPYD! First, we have a minor hair-related injury to report. Then, a Scooby Doo fact and a Travis retraction! In Dogs We Met, get your daily does of Ziggy! Let Renee teach you all about Schipperkes in this week's Mutt Minute. We are so excited to be joined this week b Nicole Cliffe (co-founder of the-toast.net). She has recently added a puppy to her home and combined with her human children, the cuteness is overwhelming. Finally, Allegra shares with us some stupid dog tech. In fact, it might just be the stupidest dog tech! Enjoy!
Oh hello! You've caught us in the middle of a very important philosophical discussion: What's the deal with the Scooby Gang?! In Dogs We Met This Week, we fought through the El Nino to meet a dog IN GALOSHES!!! We've also got the Mutt Minute of Allegra's life: Chihuahuas! Did you see the meme making the rounds about "dog pants"? Seems there's a company out there that took the idea and ran with it! In a very personal Dog News, Allegra got a lot of really awesome dog themed gifts for her birthday! Hear all about them and everything else! Join us!
Happy New Year friends! 2016 is off to a rip roaring start so we thought we'd celebrate with another great episode! Allegra and Renee tempted some dogs with purse food in Dogs We Met. In Mutt Minute, Renee tells us all about the Dachshund and some incredible Wiener Dog Facts! Tess Barker (Author, Comedian, Host of Lady to Lady) joins us to tell us about her dogs and her amazing match-making skills! Finally, Allegra tells us all about some amazing dogs protecting some amazing Penguins! And did we mention: IT'S ALLEGRA'S BIRTHDAY!
Well friends, things are a little rough health-wise over here at CIPYD HQ! Don't worry, we didn't let it stop us from bringing you a brand new episode! On this episode, Renee tells us about a very special dog she met over the holidays. Allegra teaches us about Giant Schnauzers in this week's Mutt Minute. Renee, Allegra and Travis share their dogs' New Year's Resolutions! Finally, Allegra tells us about a brand new "dog collecting" game in Dog Tech! Don't mind the coughing, enjoy the episode!
Happy Holidays everyone! We've brought a sack full of presents for you! First, enjoy this very special and personal Dog We Met This Week! In Mutt Minute, unwrap some Cairn Terrier knowledge! We've got a box full of interview with Matt Nelson of @Dog_Rates fame! And what's that behind the couch? It's the special present of a newly elected dog mayor! Feel free to return anything that doesn't fit right!
A chill is in the air, but it's warm in the studio! Travis is back this week and we welcome him with a brand new title! In Dogs We Met, Renee encountered two pugs or perhaps we should say "puglets"? Have you noticed less and less Cocker Spaniels around? Could there be a reason?! Learn all about them in Mutt Minute! We are joined this week by the amazing Noël Wells (SNL, Master of None). Not only is she an amazing guest, she just might have the pitch for the dog movie hit of the summer! In Dog News, Allegra shares an interesting study on how having pets with you impacts your sleep! (Hint: based on how our show goes, you can probably figure out what the study found!) Come on in and warm up!
What an extra special episode this week! First, we've got an extra special producer this week! Former guest and friend of the show Teresa McElroy is working the sound board this week! In Dogs We Met, three very special dogs! In Mutt Minute, the very rare (and very special!) Stabyhoun! We've got a very special guest this week, the hilarious Emily Heller joins us to share stories of her childhood dogs! Meals on Wheels has a very special branch called PALS that helps care for their clients pets! And did you catch that very special interview with Carrie Fisher and her dog? The specialness never ends!
Have we got a special deal for you! It's a special twofer episode! We have two, I repeat TWO dogs we met this week. Allegra met a fat Chihuahua at the dog park and Travis met the puppiest puppy at an appliance store. We're joined by comedian and podcaster Will Weldon about his incredibly quirky dog Lenny! Will sticks around so Allegra can give us a Mutt Minute on Basset Hounds. Renee has not one, but TWO pieces of Cool Dog Tech! Someone had the genius idea to film their weeding using their dog as a camera person. Also, science has invented a camera that is triggered by a dog's heart rate. Mostly, they seem to take pictures of beans a lot. You're really going to get some great bang for your buck on this one folks!
It's that very special time of year once again! Happy two days before Thanksgiving! In very special Dogs We Met This Week, has Renee met a possible love interest? Or just another weirdo pretending they have a dog? We may never know! In Mutt Minute, learn all about the Catahoula Leopard Dog! Also, learn all about the fascinating world of official State Dogs! We are so excited to be joined this week by comedian, actress and awesome person Stacy Rumaker! She tells us all about her time as a dog sitter and about her very exciting dog news! Finally, we tell you what we're thankful for! (Hint: we're mostly thankful for YOU!)
We're so happy you're here! Welcome once again to the show! We start this one off with Dereck the Chubby Puggle in Dogs We Met This Week. Have you heard about the Bernese Mountain Dog? Well, you'll hear all about it in Mutt Minute! Every so often, we talk about humans on this show. Come, hear the ball of Mr. Dogtruckman in Human Hero! We're so excited to be joined this week by Jeff Wysaski from http://www.pleated-jeans.com/ as he tells us all about Boomer and Freebie! And finally, Otto the dog has set a new world record by skateboarding between a bunch of people's legs!
What an episode! We've got so much great stuff for you! We've got a pretty epic Dog We Met This Week two-fer! And yes, the ladies DO embarrass themselves! In Mutt Minute, a split-nosed non-barking dog! We're joined this week by Margaret Willison of NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour, Two Bossy Dames and Appointment TV! Spoiler alert, she is aaaaaaa-dorable! She has a long distance dog dedication that'll win your heart! Finally, be ready to have your heart won once again when you learn about a Hero Dog named Sgt. Stubby. He's a hero and you (like us) will wonder why he doesn't have his own animated movie yet!
Welcome, welcome, welcome all! We're joined this week by super-guest Asterios Kokkinos for the whole episode! You probably know him from a bunch of things including writing for MaxFun's own International Waters! And he brought PRESENTS! Also on this episode, a new segment called "Paws Cause" and this week it's all about wine! In Dogs We Met This Week, Buttercup proves to be a terrible wing-dog! This week's Mutt Minute is all about the Tibetan Mastiff (and it's puppies)! Have you guys heard abou the all Pug Hamlet called "Puglet"?! Trust us, it's great! Then we make Asterios tells us a touching dog immigration story! And join us for a Cool Dog Tech for a perfect match! This episode is jam packed with awesome!
This week we are getting spooky! But first, here all about the working dog we met this week! Spoiler alert, it involves Renee embarrassing herself! In Mutt Minute, learn all about the amazing Otter Hound! We're joined by Teresa McElroy to discuss being a professional dog walker (and also Travis's wife and Buttercup's owner!) We've got some spooky stories of doggy destruction. We wrap it all up with some last minute doggy costume ideas! Have fun this Howl-oween!
Oh boy! Have we got a real humdinger for you this week! We have a very special Dog We Met This Week! You want to know about Great Danes? We're talking about them in Mutt Minute! We are so happy to welcome Molly Bloomfield to the show! She's an admin for the popular Facebook group/hobby Dogspotting! We've got some very Cool Dog News this week all about a Domestic Shelter opening a dog park! We also announce this week's TBT dog photo winner! I told you it was a humdinger!
We did it! Another episode in the books! In Dogs We Met, Allegra is denied a meeting and we all get angry on her behalf! We also discuss the leash code! In Mutt Minute, the controversial breed... type? Breed? The Mountain Feist! Two big pieces of dog news: It's Pit Bull Awareness Month! Also, Amtrak has made some small changes to it's policy on allowing dog passengers! We are so excited to be joined this week by Broadway superstar Lesli Margherita! You're going to be excited too! We also have our first winner of our Throw Back Thursday picture contest and we announce our October contest! Enjoy and tell a friend!