Behind the Scenes of Katie’s “The Dog Show”, Airing Today, Where We Will Join Katie Couric and Carrie Ann Inaba to Talk Dogs

 

We will be a part of the special dog episode of Katie airing today (check your local listings for times)!  The show will feature A Letter to My Dog and some of our favorite letter writers like Lt. Chet Frith, an Iraq war veteran whose Golden Retriever Gunner assists him with his PTSD. You don’t want to miss out on this emotional interview where Chet reads his letter to Gunner. The show also features ALetterToMyDog.com‘s Celebrity Veterinarian Karen “Doc” Halligan and Psychic Sonya Fitzpatrick. We will be joined by Dancing With The Star‘s judge  Carrie Ann Inaba who talks with Katie about her passion for animals and her foundation, The CAI Animal Project. You can read her beautiful letters to her dogs Peanut and Cookie on our blog:

Here are some behind the scenes photos from our our taping of Katie’s “The Dog Show”

A photo from the shoot… From left to right: Celebrity Veterinarian Karen “Doc” HalliganDancing With The Star’s Carrie Ann Inaba and the amazing Sally Hazzard from the SEAACA animal shelter in Downey, CA which is committed to providing programs for abandoned and unwanted pets, reuniting lost pets with their families and matching new homes for adoptable pets.

 

 

 

 

 

  Lt. Chet Firth, his dog Gunner and John Paul Pet’s Alan Semsar. Lt. Chet Frith is an Iraq war veteran whose Golden Retriever Gunner assists him with his PTSD. Firth and Gunner are featured in A Letter To My Dog. Read Chet’s full letter to his service dog Gunner here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebrity Grooming expert Joey Villani and his team groomed all of the shelter dogs before they came on the show with John Paul Pet dog products . Everyone in the audience went home with the book A Letter To My Dog and John Paul Pet  products.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 ALetterToMyDog.com‘s Psychic Sonya and veterinarian Karen “Doc” Halligan in the greenroom before the Katie taping.

Its DOG-time on KATIE!

A Letter To My Dog will be featured on a very special all dog episode of Katie 

We stopped by Katie with friend Carrie Ann Inaba to honor the dogs!  You may know her as a judge on Dancing with the Stars, but Carrie Ann Inaba’s passion for pups earns her a perfect 10.

 

 

Dancing With The Star‘s judge  Carrie Ann Inaba talks about her love for dogs and her foundation, The CAI Animal Project. The book A Letter To My Dog was featured on the show along with Lt. Chet Frith whose letter to his dog is in the book. Chet is an Iraq war veteran whose Golden Retriever Gunner assists him with his PTSD. You don’t want to miss out on this emotional interview where Chet reads his letter to Gunner. The show also features ALetterToMyDog.com‘s Celebrity Veterinarian Karen “Doc” Halligan and Animal Psychic Sonya Fitzpatrick as well as some of our favorite A Letter To My Dog.com columnists.

Set your DVRs because “The Dog Show” will air 12/13/12 on Katie. Check your local listings for times!