How Microbes and Animals Interact

In this episode, host Angela Ardolino interviews Holly Ganz, Ph.D. Ganz is a microbial ecologist who studies how microbes and mammals interact. After creating KittyBiome in 2015, Ganz realized that digestive disorders are common in cats and dogs and that the gut microbiome plays an important role in some of these conditions. Ganz founded AnimalBiome in 2016 in order to create better diagnostics and therapeutics for cats and dogs.

Integrating Complementary Medicine Into Veterinary Practice

In this episode of It’s a Dog’s Life, Angela Ardolino spoke with Dr. Bob Goldstein, founder of Earth Animal. Goldstein is the editor and an author of the textbook Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice published by Wiley Blackwell. This veterinary textbook introduces and familiarizes veterinarians with the terminology and procedures of complementary treatment modalities in a traditional clinical format that facilitates the easy integration of these methods into established veterinary practices.