Pat Becker Books

Several amazing titles available at Pat Becker Books!

Author Pat Becker of Edmond, Oklahoma, has a career that has spanned movies, television and radio. She produced and hosted the award-winning series “The World of Dogs” for the Public Broadcasting Service.

Currently, Pat produces and hosts the lively television show “Dog Talk” on KAUT Channel 43 in Oklahoma […]

By |November 17th, 2020|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Community Hero Contest Winners

We have selected the 10 recipients of the Community Hero Contest. If your name or rescue is listed, please contact us with your info so we can mail your check.

Jessica Thorne; Sapulpa Furry Friends:  ” Jessica is the driver of and tireless worker for Sapulpa Furry Friends. She has for several years co-ordinated, planned, advocated and […]

By |September 30th, 2020|Blog, Episodes, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Community Hero Contest Rules

Community Hero Giveaway

Stories are emerging daily about people whose tireless efforts are keeping these rescues afloat during these unprecedented times. By sharing their story with us, you could help them be even more helpful. Nominate a hero for a shot at $500 donation made in their name to the animal shelter of their choice.

The Community […]

By |August 21st, 2020|Blog, Episodes, Pats Desk|0 Comments

The Importance of Proper Training Techniques

Yesterday, Pat received a call that there were 3 beagles running loose in a heavily wooded suburb. Two of the beagles were unable to be caught, but one of the beagles was caught by its metal chain and electric collar in some brush. Pat was able to get the one beagle free, and took him […]

By |July 19th, 2019|Blog, Episodes, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Spotlight: Out of The Ashes Pit Bull Rescue

Hi! My name is Brittney Russell and I am one of the founding members, along with our director Katie Miceli, of Out of the Ashes Pit Bull Rescue in Central Arkansas. Our rescue was started on January 1st, 2015 by a small group of women dedicated to the pit bull breed. We worked tirelessly our […]

By |June 8th, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Episodes, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Oppose SB950 in Oklahoma!


Pat with Dog Talk has sponsored this ad to spread the word about SB950. Please contact your own Oklahoma representative and ask that they vote no when these bills come before them. Let them know you are a constituent and you strongly oppose any effort to protect the sale of […]

By |March 25th, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Haven of Hope Rescue

Haven of Hope Rescue was born in a little girl’s heart. When she was growing up, her Daddy used to pick up lost dogs and bring them home. He would then place an ad in the local newspaper and 9 times out of 10, those lost dogs would go home to their families. When that […]

By |March 15th, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Episodes, Pats Desk|1 Comment

Rescue Feature: Groovy Paws

Angie realized one of her lifetime dreams of founding a small dog rescue. She has been rescuing animals since she was a small child, drove her grandmother crazy sometimes.
Born and raised in Northern California, Angie was educated at the University of California at Berkeley where she studied Political Science and spent most of her career […]

By |February 26th, 2019|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Bubba’s Rescue

Spencer (our son) is a special young man and he has always loved animals. Because of him, we have been rescuing dogs for many years. When he got to high school, he was able to work part time through vocational training at school. His first job at a vet clinic didn’t satisfy him very well […]

By |February 23rd, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Contest Winner -Almost Home Rescue Van Buren

I wanted to include our history and where we are now as Almost Home Shelter here in Van Buren. So, please bear with me.

The state law of Arkansas says that all dogs picked up by animal control are to be euthanized after five days of failing to locate the owner. There is a stipulation that […]

By |February 1st, 2019|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments