stories about, for, with, to dogs...
What if your neighbour's dog spoke to you, asked you to do the unthinkable?
Written by Nick Antosca; Performed by Edgar Oliver; Produced by Jenna Weiss-Berman, Whitney Jones, Andrew Leland, Ross Simonini; Originally broadcast on KCRW's The Organist
I was grieving the loss of my job when a rejected dog came into my life. She was beautiful, boisterous, and traumatised. We were expecting the impossible from each other. And then I learned about Kintsugi, the Japanese art of embracing damage.
By Natalie Kestecher; Sound Engineer Steven Tilley; Originally broadcast on BBC's Short Cuts Series 13 Tough Love
In this short audio story, a breeder attempts to keep alive historic canine working breeds, that no longer have a use.
By Joseph Zaresky; Originally produced by The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio National
'Better a sweater from a dog you know and love than from a sheep you'll never meet.'
From its origins in fifteenth century Spain to the contemporary practice of this fun and ecologically friendly hobby, this story includes tips on harvesting, spinning, garment and odour management.
By Natalie Kestecher, Sound Engineer Russell Stapleton; Originally broadcast on The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio National