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Pet Expert Harrison Forbes

Video: Protect Your Pet!

Celebrity pet expert, animal behaviorist, bestselling author of the autobiographical book "Dog Talk: Lessons Learned from a Life with Dogs", pet travel columnist for "Fido Friendly" Magazine, and host of the nationally-syndicated radio show "Pet Talk", Harrison Forbes answerS all of your questions about pet care and pet behavior and training tips and tricks.
 
Heartworm-related statistics:
* Half of all dog owners in the United States (50-percent) indicate that they have skipped any preventative health measures for their dog(s) in the past 12 months.
* Of those U.S. dog owners who say that they have skipped any preventative health measures for their dog(s) in the past 12 months, women (41-percent) are slightly more likely than men (30-percent) to have done this. And more than one-third of all of them (36-percent) have skipped heartworm preventative medications for their dog(s) in the last 12 months.
and * 61-percent of them indicate that cost either of the veterinary visit and/or the treatment was why the skipped preventative health care measures for their dog(s) in the last 12 months.
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION on Harrison Forbes, Pet Expert and Animal Behaviorist

The bestselling author of the autobiographical book "Dog Talk: Lessons Learned from a Life with Dogs" and host of the nationally-syndicated radio show "Pet Talk", pet travel columnist for "Fido Friendly" Magazine, pet expert and animal behaviorist (not veterinarian) Harrison Forbes has been propelled into the spotlight after 20 years as a highly sought-after pet trainer and animal behaviorist. The resident pet expert on "Live with Kelly" and monthly regular pet expert on "FOX News Channel", Harrison has been featured on "The View", "The Today Show", "The Early Show", "CNN", and much more. A contributor to "People" Magazine's peoplepets.com, Harrison co-produced with actor James Gandolfini the groundbreaking "Dog Bite Prevention" DVD. In addition, Harrison has also been involved in the training and importing of more than 700 police service dogs and has trained dogs for films and in Hollywood, including Francis Ford Coppola's motion picture "The Rainmaker". A lover of all animals, Harrison has owned and raised raccoons, snakes, and small primates and is fascinated by all animal behavior.
 

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