24 episodes

Join Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker, DVM as they mind-jam with leading experts, scientists, and thought leaders to help pet parents increase the health and longevity of their dogs and cats. The Mind-Jam Podcast features candid conversations discussing the latest research and ideas on pet nutrition, health, and industry-related news. Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker, DVM are pet parents on a mission to improve animal health and wellbeing.

Mind-Jam Podcast: Pet Health & Longevity Rodney Habib & Dr. Karen Becker

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.3 • 6 Ratings

Join Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker, DVM as they mind-jam with leading experts, scientists, and thought leaders to help pet parents increase the health and longevity of their dogs and cats. The Mind-Jam Podcast features candid conversations discussing the latest research and ideas on pet nutrition, health, and industry-related news. Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker, DVM are pet parents on a mission to improve animal health and wellbeing.

    LIVE: Is Expensive Pet Food Really Better, Milk Thistle for Your Dogs, and more...

    LIVE: Is Expensive Pet Food Really Better, Milk Thistle for Your Dogs, and more...

    A recent article claiming that raw pet food is becoming an "international public health risk" raises concerns but fails to address the bigger issue of antibiotic residues found in commercial meat in the US food supply. Also in this episode, how does grocery store kibble compare to premium and "super premium" dog and cat foods when it comes to toxic elements and heavy metal contamination? Plus more with Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker.

    Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Plus they answer listener questions.

    Original LIVE aired 7.12.2021

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Live: Vaccinating Dog & Cats against COVID-19??! And more...

    Live: Vaccinating Dog & Cats against COVID-19??! And more...

    The uproar over headlines that a group of scientists suggest cats and dogs may need to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Is insect protein a problem or a viable alternative for dog and cat food? And is your pet's commercial food formulated incorrectly? A group of vets raise concern over the copper content in dog food, plus much more with Rodney Habib and Dr. Karen Becker!

    Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Plus they answer listener questions.
    Original LIVE aired 2.21.2021

    • 43 min
    Dr. Nick Thompson | Pet Food Bullied

    Dr. Nick Thompson | Pet Food Bullied

    "Get out!" Dogs and cats are being denied health care in some vet clinics based on the food they eat. VP of the Raw Feeding Veterinary Society, Dr. Nick Thompson sits down with Rodney Habib to discuss the problem of pet food prejudice, the debate over bacteria, how to combat potential quality issues with the surge of new raw food companies, and much more.

    • 33 min
    Live | Essential Oils for Dogs & Cats, Increasing Pet Adoptions, and more...

    Live | Essential Oils for Dogs & Cats, Increasing Pet Adoptions, and more...

    Are missing nutrients and boredom changing your cat's behavior? A software that may help shelter dogs find their forever home. Also this week, confusion over essential oils for dogs and cats and what you should and should not be doing, plus much more with Rodney Habib & Dr. Karen Becker!

    Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest science and research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Original LIVE aired 2.14.2021

    • 39 min
    Live | Antioxidant-Rich Foods for Healthy Aging in Dogs & Cats, and more...

    Live | Antioxidant-Rich Foods for Healthy Aging in Dogs & Cats, and more...

    Microbial resistance in dogs and cats is skyrocketing. Could the meat in pet food be contributing to the problem? And if your pet needs antibiotics, the most important test you should be asking your vet for first! Also in this week's Live replay, the antioxidant supplement that is being used for heart health, anti-inflammation, cancer, and now new research suggests, may slow down the aging process in dogs. Plus the top 10 foods to feed your pet for this antioxidant, and much more.

    Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest science and research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Plus they answer listener questions. Original LIVE aired 2.7.2021

    • 38 min
    Live | How You're Storing Pet Food Could Be Creating a Big Problem

    Live | How You're Storing Pet Food Could Be Creating a Big Problem

    Scientists in Italy find over 70% of pet parents are storing their dog and cat food improperly and it may be creating a big problem for their pets. Rodney & Dr. Becker also discuss a common and misleading myth about phytoplankton; the surprising supplement that boosts memory and may help with cognitive decline; and a recent study that reveals almost 76% of dogs may not be as healthy as owners think they are, plus much more. Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Plus they answer listener questions. Original LIVE aired 1.31.2021.

    • 34 min

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