Entries by Peggy Hoyt


Therapetixx – Rob Kovler

In a recent episode of All My Children Wear Fur Coats, Rob Kovler shared insights into his journey in the pet industry and the development of Therapetixx’ innovative line of supplements. With over 35 years of experience and a deep passion for animals, Rob’s expertise shines through as he delves into the intricacies of pet […]

Vet Concierge Service – Dr. Donita McCants

Dr. Donita McCants is a name synonymous with compassionate and innovative veterinary care. As the owner and medical director of Veterinary Concierge Services, Dr. Donita has revolutionized the way pet owners experience veterinary care, making it more personalized, convenient, and stress-free. Dr. Donita’s journey to becoming a prominent figure in the veterinary field started with […]

Petipet – Dan Marino & Michael Healy

In the heart of the bustling pet industry, where innovation meets compassion, lies the story of Petipet Food—a brand dedicated to creating healthy treats for our beloved furry friends. Founded in 2017, Petipet Food has emerged as a beacon of quality and sustainability in an industry driven by love for pets and a commitment to […]

Raphael Mattos and Elma Shipp – VIP Pet Smile

In this episode of All My Children Wear Fur Coats, we had the pleasure of speaking to Raphael Mattos and Elma Shipp, the dynamic husband-and-wife team behind VIP Pet Smile, a revolutionary mobile dentistry service for pets. Raphael, a Brazilian-born oral surgery specialist, shared his personal journey and the transformative moment that led him to […]

Bob Bryant – Mission K9 Rescue

In this episode of All My Children Wear Fur Coats,, Peggy welcomes Bob Bryant, Chief Technology Officer of Mission K9 Rescue, shedding light on the incredible work happening at their organization. This non-profit organization is dedicated to the rescue, reunion, and rehoming of retired working dogs, particularly focusing on those who served in the military […]

Katie Campbell – RedRover

In this episode of All My Children Wear Fur Coats, we had the privilege of speaking to Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach at RedRover. Katie joins us today to speak about the purple leash project. The Purple Leash project is a program that helps create more pet-friendly domestic violence shelters so survivors and […]

Katherine Pendergast and Lacie Brueckner – Goodbye Bella

In this episode of All My Children Wear Fur Coats, we had the privilege of speaking to Katherine Pendergast and  Lacie Brueckner, the authors of ‘Goodbye, Bella: A Pet Loss Story.’ Katherine lives with her family in Bismarck, North Dakota. She has also written several other books, like ‘In Loving Memory: A Child’s Journey to […]


Tricia Montgomery – Moose’s March

Tricia’s journey into the world of pet advocacy is an inspiring one, marked by transformation, dedication, and a profound love for animals. With over 20 years of experience driving growth in the veterinary health, animal welfare, and wellness industries, Tricia’s journey led her to create Moose’s March, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that’s making a real […]