BewilderBeasts

#12: The 4 Pound Hero Dog of WW2, and the Littlest Lemur Detective

November 17, 2020 MuttStuff Media Season 1 Episode 12
BewilderBeasts
#12: The 4 Pound Hero Dog of WW2, and the Littlest Lemur Detective
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BewilderBeasts
#12: The 4 Pound Hero Dog of WW2, and the Littlest Lemur Detective
Nov 17, 2020 Season 1 Episode 12
MuttStuff Media

 Smoky the 4# dog hero of WW2, a boy who solved the puzzle of the missing Lemur, and a national weather service announcement about falling frozen iguanas!

  

Welcome to Bewilderbeasts! Today, we’re going to talk about a 4 Pound Dog who was the hero of World War II, a 5 year-old boy who solved the case of the missing lemur, and a national weather service announcement about falling frozen iguanas. 

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If there are topics you would be interested hearing about on the podcast, know of any historical animals who changed the world, animals who help humans, or wacky animals in the news, send them in to: 

bewilderbeastspod@gmail.com 
Tweet @bewilderedpod
BewilderbeastsPod on Facebook
@bewilderbeasts on Instagram

Intro Music is “Tiptoe out the back” by Dan Lebowicz and Interstitial music is by MK2


Don’t forget to like, subscribe, review and share with your curious friends.
Thanks for listening! 


I’m Melissa McCue-McGrath with Muttstuff media, author of Considerations for the City Dog 

Now, go get curious!

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 https://www.yakimaherald.com/news/weird_news/theres-a-lemur-5-year-old-helps-crack-sf-zoo-theft-case/article_131c4c70-6019-5a98-9d9d-59ad9cad1ae3.html

https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/Kids-got-close-encounter-with-escaped-lemur-15653962.php

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoky_(dog)

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/5/140520-dogs-war-canines-soldiers-military-healing-yorkshire-terrier-smoky/

https://mashable.com/article/stolen-lemur-san-francisco-zoo-safe/ 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lemur

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/maki-lemur-stolen-san-francisco-zoo-found-safe-nearby-city-n1243680

https://apnews.com/article/lemur-theft-san-francisco-zoo-962bb0064c2129c8da75cf4f5780b11b

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/51203724

http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160308-how-one-squirrel-manages-to-survive-being-frozen


 

Show Notes

 Smoky the 4# dog hero of WW2, a boy who solved the puzzle of the missing Lemur, and a national weather service announcement about falling frozen iguanas!

  

Welcome to Bewilderbeasts! Today, we’re going to talk about a 4 Pound Dog who was the hero of World War II, a 5 year-old boy who solved the case of the missing lemur, and a national weather service announcement about falling frozen iguanas. 

*****

If there are topics you would be interested hearing about on the podcast, know of any historical animals who changed the world, animals who help humans, or wacky animals in the news, send them in to: 

bewilderbeastspod@gmail.com 
Tweet @bewilderedpod
BewilderbeastsPod on Facebook
@bewilderbeasts on Instagram

Intro Music is “Tiptoe out the back” by Dan Lebowicz and Interstitial music is by MK2


Don’t forget to like, subscribe, review and share with your curious friends.
Thanks for listening! 


I’m Melissa McCue-McGrath with Muttstuff media, author of Considerations for the City Dog 

Now, go get curious!

******************************* 

 https://www.yakimaherald.com/news/weird_news/theres-a-lemur-5-year-old-helps-crack-sf-zoo-theft-case/article_131c4c70-6019-5a98-9d9d-59ad9cad1ae3.html

https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/Kids-got-close-encounter-with-escaped-lemur-15653962.php

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoky_(dog)

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/5/140520-dogs-war-canines-soldiers-military-healing-yorkshire-terrier-smoky/

https://mashable.com/article/stolen-lemur-san-francisco-zoo-safe/ 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lemur

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/maki-lemur-stolen-san-francisco-zoo-found-safe-nearby-city-n1243680

https://apnews.com/article/lemur-theft-san-francisco-zoo-962bb0064c2129c8da75cf4f5780b11b

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/51203724

http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160308-how-one-squirrel-manages-to-survive-being-frozen