All posts tagged animal welfare

Brian May–Queen guitarist

Brian May–the Queen guitarist who’s so hugely into animals and animal welfare that he launched his own animal protection campaign (Save Me, after the Queen song), and received a prestigious Animal Action Award Oct. 18 in recognition for his work on behalf of animals from the International Fund For Animal Welfare; he also holds a PhD in astrophysics–discusses his path into animal advocacy. Read more…

Nellie McKay – Singer-Songwriter-Animal Welfare Advocate

Nellie McKay–the singer-songwriter-animal welfare advocate, who, the day before this interview, released her new album, “Normal As Blueberry Pie: A Tribute To Doris Day” — returned to “Talking Animals” (this marks her fourth visit), discussing the rescue pitbulls, Hank and Bessie, that share her home (and the “Blueberry Pie” album cover). Read more…

Kevin Nealon of “Saturday Night Live”

Comedian-actor and veteran animal advocate Kevin Nealon–perhaps best known for his lengthy stint on “Saturday Night Live” (1986-1995), but who’s more recently earned some of the best reviews of his career in his role as Doug Wilson, the pot-loving and increasingly conniving accountant on the acclaimed Showtime series “Weeds” Read more…