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The Brian Lehrer Show

Her Husband and His Dog

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Mireya Navarro shares her story of making a new family with her husband and his children. . .  and the dog that couldn't be won over.

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Studio 360

From Trailer Park Pups to Hollywood: How to Train a Four-Legged Star

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Here's what it took to get a cute, slobbery dog to play the tough guy in the new Hungarian film, "White God."

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To the Best of Our Knowledge

Dogs Helped Humans Conquer The World

Friday, April 03, 2015

When it comes to loyalty, dogs win. Now, new evidence suggests dogs and early humans formed an alliance 36,000 years ago.  Together, they drove Neanderthals to extinction, then invaded and conquered the rest of the planet. 

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The Takeaway

Mush! Champion Dog Sledders Cross The Iditarod Finish Line

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Mushers from around the world converged in Alaska to compete in the 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race before crossing the finish line in Nome this morning.

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Features

A Young Reporter on the Scene at Meet the Breeds

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

In case you missed it, fuzzy pups of all sorts came to to Pier 92 during the Westminster dog show festivities, and we sent 7-year-old reporter Kai Robin to investigate.

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WNYC News

On the Line at the Westminster Kennel Club

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

'It's an extreme sport for the audience as much as for the dogs."

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WNYC News

Still Winners: Westminster Champions in Retirement

Monday, February 16, 2015

Westminster Kennel Club Best in Show winners go on to become therapy dogs, working mothers, and lawn potatoes.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Pure-Bred Problems

Friday, February 13, 2015

Some French bulldogs have trouble breathing. Golden retrievers can suffer from vision problems. And some pugs have weak hind legs. A new book looks at how pedigree has hurt dogs.

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On Being

Mary Oliver — Listening to the World

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Often quoted, but rarely interviewed, Mary Oliver is one of our greatest and most beloved poets. At 79, she honors us with an intimate conversation on the wisdom of the world, the salvation of poetry, and the life behind her writing.

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On Being

[Unedited] Mary Oliver with Krista Tippett

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Often quoted, but rarely interviewed, Mary Oliver is one of our greatest and most beloved poets. At 79, she honors us with an intimate conversation on the wisdom of the world, the salvation of poetry, and the life behind her writing.

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On The Media

User Experience: Weird Google Alerts

Friday, January 30, 2015

Readers sound off on their weird Google Alerts.
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Selected Shorts

The Dog of the Marriage

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Broken heart?  Dogs can help.

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Selected Shorts

Family Ties

Thursday, January 08, 2015

Dogs are love, wacky wedding announcements, and a father-son story.

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WNYC News

Cats vs. Dogs at The New Yorker Festival

Friday, October 10, 2014

The ultimate smackdown: Jill Abramson, Jesse Eisenberg, and Joyce Carol Oates are among those debating cats versus dogs at the New Yorker Festival.

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WNYC News

It's Raining Cats and Dogs in the Theater

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The Broadway revival of “You Can’t Take It With You” is the latest production to include animals, in a long tradition that goes back to ancient cultures. 

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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Cookie Monster, Kate McKinnon, Jens Lekman, and a cameradog won the Internet this week. 
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WNYC News

Downward Dining Dogs

Sunday, August 10, 2014

During the dog days of summer, dine with your dog.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Dogs, Dates, and Dilemmas

Friday, July 04, 2014

John Lithgow walks the dog; Rick Moody tweets for love.

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Selected Shorts

Sir Henry

Friday, July 04, 2014

This reading by John Lithgow of Lydia Millet’s “Sir Henry” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Dogs, Dates, and Dilemmas” hosted by Parker Posey.

 

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Selected Shorts

Lydia Millet speaks with Hannah Tinti

Friday, July 04, 2014

SELECTED SHORTS’ literary commentator Hannah Tinti talks to Lydia Millet about “Sir Henry” and short fiction.

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