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Full Show: Houston’s Response To Charlottesville Violence, And Major Paradigm Shifts In Houston’s Past And Future (Aug. 14, 2017)

Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: We hear reactions to Saturday's violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, we discuss examples of how life in Houston has changed dramatically in the past -- and what are some ways you'd like to see it change in the future?

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Houston’s Pet Peeves, and Petcare: Monday’s Show (April 10, 2017)

Posted on · Ah, Spring is here! The season of rebirth, of fresh starts, of optimism. Of course, to properly kick off springtime, we first must rid our minds of any nagging annoyances. It’s time for a little emotional spring cleaning. And so, as we do every couple of months, we offer you an opportunity to vent – […]

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Plan Downtown, and Finding Help for Hearing Loss: Monday’s Show (March 13, 2017)

Posted on · (Photo: Derek Stokely, Houston Public Media) The Houston Downtown Management District (Downtown District) is creating a new plan for the short- and long-term future of downtown. Plan Downtown looks as far as 20 years into the future to recommend development and design improvements for downtown Houston. What kinds of things will the plan be looking […]

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The Benefits of Canned Pumpkin in Your Pet’s Diet and Finding Behavioral Training: Answers to Your Petcare Questions

Posted on · What are the benefits of adopting a senior pet? How does canned pumpkin help pets with dietary issues? And where should a dog owner go to get behavior training for a newly aggressive canine? Dr. Lori Teller, a veterinarian from the Meyerland Animal Clinic, fields those questions and others about the care and feeding of your […]

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Pet Costumes for Halloween and Shar Pei Health: Answers to Your Dog and Cat Care Questions

Posted on · Once again, Houston Matters goes to the dogs…and cats. We welcome your questions for veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic. This month, Dr. Teller answers questions including: the safety of pet costumes for Halloween, why the Chinese Shar Pei breed is often susceptible to health problems, and what help exists for seniors who […]

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Campus Carry Revisited: Monday’s Show (October 17, 2016)

Posted on · During this fundraising week, we’re highlighting coverage of a number of important issues and developments that we’ve felt compelled to revisit time and again over the course of the last year, like pensions, the state of the oil and gas industry and efforts to mitigate traffic. Today, we review the long road area college campuses […]

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What Bones Are OK to Give to a Dog? Fielding Your Dog and Cat Care Questions

Posted on · Once a month, veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic drops by to discuss the care and feeding of your canine and feline animal companions. On this edition we discuss the growing phenomenon of bringing dogs to work, what bones are okay to give to dogs and solving the conundrum of why a […]

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Pet Peeves and Pet Care: Monday’s Show (June 20, 2016)

Posted on · Every few months, we give you the opportunity to vent. It could be something about Houston — like the traffic or the weather. It could be something about your life. It could be something you just wished was a little bit different. It’s your pet peeve, that one thing that sticks in your craw, that you just […]

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Training a New Puppy: Your Petcare Questions Answered

Posted on · Maybe you’re one of many Houstonians who got a new puppy over the holidays. Well — as you’ve probably learned — training that new puppy is a lot of work. Dr. Lori Teller from the Meyerland Animal Clinic gives us some advice for training a new puppy and answers your questions about the dog and/or cat in […]