Pet Care Tips For New Pet Owners with Hounds Town USAPete Mourad, Owner of Hounds Town USA, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to give some advice to new pet owners, hoping to get new animals acclimated to their new home.
Leader Dogs For The Blind Shares How Dogs Can Be the Ultimate Pair of Eyes for the Blind, Visually ImpairedLeslie Hoskins, Outreach Services and Community Engagement Manager for Leader Dogs for the Blind, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the programs they offer, and just how these dogs impact the lives of people living with blindness.
An IBEW Local 58 Electrician's Journey From Prison To Journeyman, Business OwnerJourneyman Electrician, Kanaan Pinkard, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his training through IBEW Local 58, and how he's found success by becoming an electrician.
Operating Engineers 324 Apprentice Shares Her Experience In Male-Dominated Industry Of Civil EngineeringCourtney Mefford, Operating Engineers 324 Apprentice, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about her path into civil engineering, and what the experience is like as a female in a trade historically dominated by men.
Breaking Down The Desirability Of The Skilled Trades Industry With Macomb MechanicalScott Johnson, President of Macomb Mechanical, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the industry, what Macomb Mechanical provides, and how the younger generations are getting involved.
Oakland Community Health Network Looks To Educate The Community, Reduce Suicide RateDana Lasenby, CEO of OCHN, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about suicide and mental health, and what services people can access to seek help and treatment.
Refurbished Pets of Southern Michigan Giving Second Chances To Shelter Dogs, Inmates Through Training ProgramNikki Wynkoop, a Volunteer and Foster Family for Refurbished Pets of Southern Michigan, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the program and how it impacts the lives of both the dogs and inmates.
Dog Trainer Tammy Crenshaw Helps Create A Relationship Of Trust, Motivation Between People And Their DogsTammy P. Crenshaw, CPDT-KA, owner of The Sensitive Dog, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to go over her methods of training a sensitive dog, and how those methods help build a relationship between human and dog.
'I feel good.': Detroit Native, Boxer Derrick Colemon Prepares For Primetime Fight FridayIf you haven’t heard of boxer Derrick Colemon, you will soon. The Detroit native is training for a big primetime fight that will be broadcasted live on Showtime.