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  1. Why Don't Dogs Live Forever? Rodney Habib at TEDxNSCCWaterfront

    Contributor(s):: Rodney Habib

    Are we doing enough for our pets? Rodney Habib is a voice for dogs around the world. After one of his dogs, Sammie, was diagnosed with Cancer, Rodney went on a journey to discover why? What he learned along the way will surprise you and leave you with an idea that will change the way you look at...

  2. To Eat or Not to Eat, that is the Question on Class Pets: Michael Paoli at TEDxNavesink

    Contributor(s):: Michael Paoli

    Remember being bored in school? Don't you wish you could pick vegetables in the hallway and eat them on the way to your next class? Did you ever consider eating your class pet in 7th grade? In this talk Math teacher Michael Paoli shows how an aquaponics fish tank in a New York City public...

  3. Breeding Change: Cats, Culture, Conservation: Yin Myo Su at TEDxInyaLake

    Contributor(s):: Yin Myo Su

    Yin Myo Su was born in beautiful Inle Lake in Myanmar with its unique heritage of lake rowers, floating gardens and breathtaking natural beauty. She gives a personal and heartfelt talk about how conservation and business are linked and how a chain of events took her from being a student...

  4. Rediscover the Pit Bull: Mitzi Bolanos at TEDxGrandForks

    Contributor(s):: Mitzi Bolanos

    Mitzi Bolaños explains how dogs are individuals, not defined by their breed, looks, past, or even how they’re raised. This is evident by the many victims of dogfighting, mainly pit bulls, who have become therapy dogs. When we focus on the heart of the issue—that people abuse...

  5. The Dog, the Scientist's best friend: Per Jensen at TEDxNorrkoping

    Contributor(s):: Per Jensen

    This talk deals with the evolution and development of the dog and the basic aspects of dog behavior and its connection to genetics and comparison with human behaviour. A dog can learn to count, and to distinguish verbs from adjectives. It is clear that dogs understand humans much better than has...

  6. Living as a Pack: Anna Paige at TEDxBillings

    Contributor(s):: Anna Paige

    What can dogs teach us about trust? Whether faced with sudden loss, or in the long, drawn-out process of illness, our actions are choices we make given what comes to us. Anna takes us into the life of her pack and the choices she made along the way to help heal herself and reclaim her self-trust...

  7. How to raise a wild pet: Waleed AlJawi at TEDxKids@Jeddah

    Contributor(s):: Waleed AlJawi

    Sharing his experience on failing and succeeding to raise reptiles and other rare pets Young reptiles raiser 

  8. Call to Action for Animals: Damian Marroquin at TEDxCarverMilitaryAcademy

    Contributor(s):: Damian Marroquin

    Damian wants the world have more empathy towards animals that are violently abused. Damian gives a heartfelt talk about how he learned of the abuse many animals suffers and what he plans to do about it. 16-year-old Damian Marroquin loves music, art, and spending time playing or listening to...

  9. The Role of Animals | Cameron Baker | TEDxCardinalNewmanHS

    Contributor(s):: Cameron Baker

    A student discusses the various roles animals play in the lives of humans.

  10. Our pets: rethinking the way we say goodbye: Jackie Campbell at TEDxSouthBank

    Contributor(s):: Jackie Campbell

    Dr Jackie Campbell is a palliative care veterinarian, providing support and pain relief for our fluffy and furry family members in times of need. In this talk, Jackie shares how she works to help families better navigate the challenges of end of life decision making for our pets. Dr Jackie...

  11. The Power of a Pet: Rustin Moore at TEDxOhioStateUniversity

    Contributor(s):: Rustin Moore

    Dr. Rustin Moore tells us about zooeyia which includes the the power of the human-animal bond and the benefits of having a pet.Dr. Rustin Moore is the dean and Ruth Stanton Chair of Veterinary Medicine in the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM). Dean Moore is a board-certified equine...

  12. Learning to see with the heart: Patricia Tirrell at TEDxLizardCreek

    Contributor(s):: Patricia Tirrell

    It is special that two different species, humans and dogs, are able to live together in harmony. In order for the relationship between species to work there are rules that need to be followed – much the same as when we visit another culture. Working with animals I have learned about the...

  13. Barking and marking: decoding the language of dogs: Chris Ramsay at TEDxClevelandStateUniversity

    Contributor(s):: Chris Ramsay

    In this talk, Chris will give fascinating background into the world of dogs and how to keep man and man's best friend on their best behavior.With over a decade of study under his belt, Chris Ramsay, professional K9 specialist, can interpret the language of dogs – both vocal and...

  14. Classic connection through modern technology: Brooke Martin at TEDxSpokane

    Contributor(s):: Brooke Martin

    Dogs using computers? Teenage entrepreneur develops technology to check on pets and then evolves into a tool for adult care.Brooke is a 15-year-old entrepreneur from Spokane, Washington. Her career was launched at Startup Weekend Spokane in the Fall of 2012. At age 12, she pitched an innovative...

  15. Artwork for Animals: Gina Anderson at TEDxWindham

    Contributor(s):: Gina Anderson

    Creating artwork for animals is a dynamic new idea to comfort our pets and express our feelings for them in a way they can appreciate.After twenty years as a human factors engineer, Gina Anderson is now taking her knowledge of how people interact with technology and applying it to her work as a...

  16. Paws with a cause story: Joe Dulin at TEDxGrandRapidsLibrary

    Contributor(s):: Joe Dulin

    Director of Advancement for Paws With A Cause demonstrates with the aid of a client and his dog how Assistance Dogs help people with disabilities to become self-sufficient.

  17. A message to dog owners everywhere: Daniel Messavussu at TEDxAmanaAcademy

    Contributor(s):: Daniel Messavussu

    This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Amana Academy 1st-8th grade students are challenged this year to redefine the world they live in. The TEDxYouthDay theme for this year is Worlds Imagined. Students will answer the Guiding Question:...

  18. Schooled by a dog- from wounded shelter pooch to school hero: Judy Winter at TEDxLansingED

    Contributor(s):: Judy Winter

    In 2009, I adopted a wounded, year-old shelter pooch, spent eight months rehabilitating Jack, and took tests required to become a certified therapy dog/handler through Therapy Dogs International (TDI). We first got our paws/hands wet volunteering at a children's grief center, visiting...

  19. One lucky dog: John Pelimeno at TEDxFiDiWomen

    Contributor(s):: John Pelimeno

    John is the Founder of Finding Rover. John was born in Marsala Sicily and immigrated to America with his parents when he was 18 months old. John is a graduate of Chico state University with a Bachlors degree in Construction Management. John owned and operated his own construction and...

  20. If Kaware viewpoint is, the world is changed: Haruhiko Yokoyama at TEDxKagoshimaUniversity

    Contributor(s):: Haruhiko Yokoyama

    As a psychologist who studies all living things with a focus on cats, how is the world reflected in his world? Haruhiko Yokoyama, received his doctoral degree of educational psychology at Kyusyu University, worked as an assistant in the Department of Education at Kyusyu University, is now an...