Monday, July 26, 2010

Final WILD TIME show in Ireland!

Laura Broxton from NARA, the National Animal Rights Association, was Thomas Janak's final guest as WILD TIME's final show in Ireland went on air earlier today.

Thomas will be moving to the UK permanently very soon.

It is our sincere wish to continue WILD TIME in and from the UK. Contact with UK based radio stations has already been made - watch this space!

Thanks to ALL guests and contributors and, of course, thanks to all listeners and fans. A very special thank you to Dublin South FM for giving WILD TIME the opportunity to raise awareness on the air waves.


1. 15.02.2008 Show Introduction and interview with Paul O’Sealohain from Sealife/Bray

2. 22.02.2008 Christine Conneely and Bernadette Doyle from the Blue Cross live in the studio

3. 29.02.2008 Helene LeMahieu from ASH live in the studio

4. 07.03.2008 Laura Broxton from Nara live in the studio

5. 14.03.2008 Miriam Anderson from Anvil live in the studio

6. 21.03.2008 Mare & Foal Sanctuary UK footage

7. 28.03.2008 Bat Conservation talk and Connor Kelleher interview footage

8. 04.04.2008 Anti Fur Demo footage

9. 11.04.2008 Wildlife Photographer Finn Van Gelderen interview and talk footage

10. 18.04.2008 Reptile Breeder Thomas McElheron live in the studio

11. 25.04.2008 Live from the studio, phone interviews with the DSPCA, ARAN and NARA

12. 02.05.2008 Composting workshop with Brenda Palmer footage

13. 09.05.2008 Wildlife Photography Group live in the studio

14. 16.05.2008 John McLoughlin from the Irish Tree Council live in the studio, phone interview with Robin Well from "Vegetarian Shoes”, Brighton

15. 23.05.2008 Anja Murray from An Taisce live in the studio, Tony Lowes from Friends of the Irish Environment on the phone

16. 30.05.2008 Full length phone interview with Greenair’s Olivier Van der Elst

17. 06.05.2008 Phone interview with Sean Meehan from the Irish Wildlife Trust

18. 26.09.2008 “Party Animal” Book Launch Footage

19. 03.10.2008 Dog Listener Jaqueline Murk, ASH staff member Katja Schumann and cat rescuer Vera Resch live in the studio

20. 10.10.2008 Festival of World Cultures 2008 Footage

21. 17.10.2008 Rally against animal cruelty footage

22. 24.10.2008 Photographer Michael Finn live in the studio

23. 31.10.2008 Rally against animal cruelty footage – part II

24. 07.11.2008 Reptile- and Bird expert Gavin Corcorran live in the studio

25. 14.11.2008 Wild Poland Foundation member Greg Prujszczyk live in the studio

26. 21.11.2008 Festival of World Food footage

27. 28.11.2008 Footage from a talk about “Cats – what to know about them …”

28. 05.12.2008 Pauline Beades from the Irish Seal Sanctuary live in the studio

29. 12.12.2008 Energy Conservation in the home – Part I

30. 19.12.2008 Energy Conservation in the home – Part II

31. 20.02.2009 Interviews with Mammal Biologist Professor Tom Hayden, Book- and DVD Tip and phone interview Kate Fowler – Reeves from Animal Aid UK

32. 27.02.2009 Phone interviews with painter Tom Byrne and Animal Asia UK’s Dave Neil about the dog meat industry in China

33. 06.03.2009 Laura Broxton from NARA live in the studio plus footage from a “Meat Free March” campaign hosted by LUSH and ARAN

34. 13.03.2009 Film- and TV Production students live in the studio talking about animal welfare and climate change, Interview with EU Commission press officer Philippe Carr and John Carmody from ARAN about Canadian seal hunt, phone interview with animal activist Gerald Kern from Germany

35. 20.03.2009 “Vegetarianism Pro and Con” with live guests Paul Dunne (Digital Hub FM) and Darren Hogarty (Babylon Radio) as well as Laura Broxton from NARA

36. 27.03.2009 CALL – Celtic Animal Life Line, with studio guest Gill Brady

37. 03.04.2009 Cruelty Free products in Dublin – a hunt for non-animal tested products in Dublin City. Interviews with staff members from Cornucopia, Down to Earth, Nourish and other shops.

38. 08.05.2009 Full length show with ARAN founder John Carmody

39. 15.05.2009 Lothar Muschketat from the Irish Raptor and Bird of Prey Sanctuary live in the studio, “Silver” from the ferret and exotic bird sanctuary on the phone

40. 22.05.2009 Special broadcast: International Music fair Frankfurt 2009

41. 29.05.2009 Schoolchildren from Singh Street NS live in the studio, Feline expert Dr. Vet Sarah Caney on the phone

42. 05.06.2009 Thomas gets a guided tour by Jackie Ronaldson who runs the Stonebrook Pet Farm in Ballymore Eustace

43. 12.06.2009 Helena Le Mahieu from ASH live in the studio

44. 19.06.2009 Phone Interview with Chiara from the “Animal Voice” blog

45. 26.06.2009 Deanne Stark aka “Silver” from the Ferret & Exotic Bird Sanctuary live in the studio, Dr. Dan Lyons from UNCAGED UK on the phone

46. 03.07.2009 Niall Hatch from Birdwatch Ireland live in the studio

47. 10.07.2009 Orla Aungier from the DSPCA live in the studio and Dawn Moncrief from FARM USA on the phone

48. 17.07.2009 Laura Broxton from NARA live in the studio

49. 24.07.2009 Helena Le Mahieu from ASH live in the studio

50. 13.08.2009 Aran anti Hare Coursing Protest

51. 29.08.2009 Festival of World Cultures 2009

52. 19.09.2009 Cleaning up day in Portobello, Dublin - Interview with Tracey O’Neill, founding member of the Portobello Canal Protection group

53. 21.09.2009 “End of the line” screening at the IFI in Dublin, including interview with producer Claire Lewis

54. 04.10.2009 Sled dog Ireland – Weight pulling event in Coole. Interview with Mandy Heynes and other members

55. 04.10.2009 Interview with Ann Kingston and Louise Kings from the Irish Dog Journal

56. 09.10.2009 Pet Expo 2009 footage includes interviews with pet psychologist Patrice Campion, Irish Therapy Dogs, Silver from the Ferret & Exotic Birds sabctuary, Lothar Muschketat from “Eagles Flying”, Irish dogs for the blinds and many more

57. 13.11.2009 “1001 nights of pain and suffering” – animal abuse in Egypt! Interview with animal rights activist Ahmed Diab from Cairo

58. 24.11.2009 Interview with animal rights activist Keith Mann

59. 27.11.2009 Interview with Diane Rowles from RSDR, Bulgaria plus Louise Kings from the Irish Dog Journal on the phone. Airing of interview with Ahmed Diab (see show 57)

60. 04.12.2009 Bernie Wright and Laura Broxton talk to Thomas Janak about the current state of animal welfare and rights in Ireland

61. 06.12.2009 Rally against animal cruelty footage

62. 08.12.2009 Interview with Osaka-based animal rights activist Steven Thompson about the killing of Dolphins in Taiji and more

63. 18.12.2009 Roger Yates, lecturer and sociologist talks in-depth about the human/non-human animal relationship and more

64. 19.12.2009 The conversation with Roger Yates continues

65. 12.01.2010 Animals and Christianity – Thomas Janak in conversation with pastor Debbie McFarland

66. 13.01.2010 In conversation with Dave Warwak re the Mayan prophecies of 2012

67. 18.01.2010 Oriana Kalama, ocean defender and TV chef talks to Thomas Janak

68. 19.01.2010 In Conversation with Dave Warwak, topics include “Veganism 101” and the Mayan prophecies for 2012

69. 25.01.2010 Megan Tiedemann talks to Thomas about her Facebook™ page and cats and behaviour/training

70. 26.01.2010 TGIF chat room Q&A with pet psychologist Thomas Janak about pet behaviour and training

71. 27.01.2010 Meet the “elephant Man” Vincent Fagne, who wants to build a retirement home for old elephants in south Nepal

72. 28.01.2010 Bee keeping the right way: In conversation with beekeeper Thomas Aumer

73. 01.02.2010 In conversation with Viv Lanting, mother of 9-yrs-old Jack, who is passionate about saving elephants

74. 03.02.2010 In conversation with 9-yrs-old Jack Chapman-Lanting re saving elephants

75. 11.02.2010 In conversation with ecologist Julia Feliz

76. 02.03.2010 In conversation with June Billings who studied elephants hands-on for 40 years

77. 03.03.2010 In conversation with Maik Schaffer from “Save our nature”

78. 29.03.2010 Live Chat with Julie O’Neill from Animal Aid Unlimited India

79. 16.04.2010 Save the seals – Interview with Mark Carter

80. 30.04.2010 (Not) just your average vegan teen – in conversation with Chris Kiser

81. 30.04.2010 Life after Copenhagen I with guest David Korewicz from FEASTA

82. 03.05.2010 Coexisting with nonhuman animals – in conversation with Jordan Wyatt

83. 03.05.2010 Arguments against stag hunting – footage from a public meeting

84. 07.05.2010 Life after Copenhagen Part II – the conversation with Dave Korewicz continued

85. 10.05.2010 The world piece diet – in conversation with Dr. Will Tuttle

86. 14.05.2010 Tiger Temple Thailand: Tourist heaven, tiger hell – an interview with undercover investigator Sybelle Foxcroft

87. 15.05.2010 Interview with PETA’s Bruce Friedrich

88. 17.05.2010 Interview with Naresh Kadyan, leading animal rights activist in India and Hilke Eitner (NL) about “horse slaughter Europe”

89. 18.05.2010 Emergency Appeal Interview with Franck Balma

90. 20.05.2010 “Sweet Utopia” – Interview with author Sharon Valencik

91. 21.05.2010 The Irish Animal Education Trust in the studio

92. 23.05.2010 Interview with Mahesh Sharma from the animal welfare network Nepal

93. 24.05.2010 Horseracing kills! – In conversation with Daniel von Guggenheim-Meaney

94. 28.05.2010 The moon and its effect on people and the planet – in conversation with Lyn Genders

95. 31.05.2010 The history of the universe – with studio guest Niamh Wynne plus a short insert re horse abuse with phone guest Laura Broxson

96. 04.06.2010 “Why we love dogs, eat pigs and wear cows” – In conversation with author Dr. Melanie Joy

97. 07.06.2010 DVD Tipps

98. 11.06.2010 Live life the vegan way – interviews with Carolyn Scott re vegan e-cook books and Caroline Luxon about veganism. Phone guest: Vet Una Carroll

99. 14.06.2010 The health benefits of tea with studio guest Brendan Dempsey

100. 21.06.2010 Cosmic problems – the universe and sustainability with studio guest Edward Delaney

101. 28.06.2010 Snake conservation with phone guest Matt Ellerbeck

102. 05.07.2010 Negotiation is over with phone guest Dr. Steve Best

103. 12.07.2010 The Equine Crisis – in conversation with Janice Watt

104. 12.07.2010 The horses of the Camargue – interview with artist Tom Byrne

105. 19.07.2010 Dr. Vet Una Carroll live in the studio

106. 26.07.2010 Laura Broxton from NARA live in the studio


Shows 1 – 45, 59, 60, 63, 81, 84, 86, 91, 94, 96, 98 broadcast on The Digital Hub FM, 46 – 49 broadcast on West Dublin Access Radio, 50 - 58, 61, 62, 64, 71, 82 & 83, 87, 89 & 90, 92, 104 published on, 65 – 67, 69, 72 - 80 broadcast on BlogTV, 68 & 70 broadcast on TGIF Radio, 85, 88, 93, 95, 97, 99 – 103, 105 and 106 broadcast on Dublin South FM


Picture: Laura's new tattoo - The king of the djungle

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Vets Direct

As promised on yesterday's show with studio guest Dr. Una Carroll, Veterinary Surgeon, pls find all her contact detail below:

087 - 668 6278

Next Monday Laura Broxton from NARA will be ON THE FINAL WILD TIME SHOW!!

Studio Guest Una Carroll during the show

WILD TIME host Thomas Janak and studio guest Dr. Una Carroll

Monday, July 12, 2010

Kind words

"Very good interview. Dr. Best as usual explains well. High compliments too to the interviewer, Thomas Janek of Wild Time, for his great questions. It’s a good piece for classroom discussion of all age levels."

- remark left on the NIO website -

The show with Dr. Steve Best was aired on Dublin South FM on July 5th at 1p.m. GMT

Sunday, July 11, 2010

"Negotiation is over" show on the NIO website

WILD TIME's interview with Dr. Steve Best is now uploaded on the NGO WEBSITE. Click HERE to listen!!