Monthly Archives: September 2016

28 09, 2016

Listen: ‘The Dog Merchants’ Book on Wharton Business Radio

By |September 28th, 2016|The Dog Merchants book, The Dog Merchants radio|0 Comments

I was thrilled to be invited for a live half-hour interview about The Dog Merchants today with Wharton Business Radio on SiriusXM. Host Dan Loney and I had a terrific conversation about the business of dogs, covering a lot of territory about breeding and rescue alike. If you haven't already checked out Wharton Business Radio (@whartonknows on Twitter), [...]

26 09, 2016

Video: ‘The Dog Merchants’ on Business Insider, Problems with Dog Breeds

By |September 26th, 2016|The Dog Merchants book|0 Comments

Business Insider just uploaded this video, which is based on information in the half of The Dog Merchants book about breeding. The producer asked me to discuss a few examples of problem dog breeds that are mentioned in my book, so you can hear me talking about the German Shepherd, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and [...]

1 09, 2016

‘The Dog Merchants’ Book Inspires Colorado Legislation

By |September 1st, 2016|The Dog Merchants book|0 Comments

Late last night, I learned from Google that my book has inspired legislation in Aurora, Colorado. I found out when I read this story in the Aurora Sentinel, which reported that the councilman who introduced the legislation "said he was inspired to do something locally after reading Kim Kavin’s book The Dog Merchants: Inside the Big Business [...]