• 2011
  • 9:16
  • USA

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Dear Z,

By Julie Shapiro

By way of a love letter, Julie Shapiro recounts the incredible racing history of the astonishing, record-breaking mare named Zenyatta, who captured the hearts and imaginations of millions and shined a bright spotlight on the American horse racing industry in 2009-10. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 13:27
  • Australia

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Me and Run Like a Dream

By Jessie Borrelle & Jon Tjhia

Here's your typical love story, except for one small detail: the husband is a race horse. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Australia

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Black Cat in the Room

By Mike Williams

Moving in with strangers in a new city can be difficult but building a relationship with their pets can be an experience in itself, even if that pet is named after a famous actor. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:51
  • Australia

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Sweet Blue Wren

By Anthea Patrick

Sound, art, poetry, the magic of my garden; textures of voice, mine and my neighbours', the Sweet Blue Wren. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • Scotland

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I Didn't Know That - 7

By Rowan D G Corkill

A first- hand account of a strange event overheard on a bus. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • AUSTRALIA

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Bittersweet Courses for Horses

By Eurydice Aroney & Tom Morton

Man's appetite for money may mean the end of three courses for horses. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • CANADA

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The Road to Umami

By Carla Green, Vanessa Vyvial and Anthony Abbondanza

The fate of every farm animal, in three parts: life, death, and consumption. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Vegetarian's Umami Dilemma

By Benjamin Bombard & Philip Bombard

Katherine was a vegetarian and thought she hated meat -- until she tasted elk. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sidney

By Kay Collins

Of a cat, a Necessary, litter, and oh yeah, mice. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 44:38
  • Australia

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When the Dog Was Just the Dog

By Lea Redfern

When her husband brings two puppies home, producer Lea Redfern becomes completely immersed in the world of canines. Now dog culture pervades her every waking moment, from commanding her social life to steering her personal politics. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Life With Cows is Sweet

By Sarah Kmon

Three quick angles of life in the cattle business. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Flecks of Grey (by Pidgey)

By Jocelyn Peirce

One pigeon's emotional journey to understand his neighbors: the seagulls. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Making a Bitter Beast into a Sweet Meat

By Tina Antolini

How do you take an animal once on the endangered species list, and turn it into dinner? (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Invasion

By Robert McGinley Myers

One mother's attempt to fight off an invasion of mice just after her two-year-old son has been diagnosed with leukemia. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #158 The Night Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Listening to the night. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #170 The Blood is Thicker than Water Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: families wrestling with love and loyalty. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 7:01
  • USA

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The Pigeon Race

By Rachel James

We may be a bit biased subject-wise, but here's a delightful, sound-rich exploration of an endangered sport and community in Maine that's got it all: history, suspense, expertise and devoted participants both human and winged. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Bitter End

By Julia Stone

The quest to follow the chain of meat production - what happens to that steak before it gets to the plate? (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Paint The Amish Horse Black and White

By Emily Newton

Much more than black or white, the story of a painted horse told around an Amish table. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Gone Mousin'

By Rebecca Sheir

In the Last Frontier, sometimes it isn't "Go Fish," it's "Go Mouse." (more)

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