Bridger & Ivy: The Paws Report, May 31

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Today on The Paws Report at 3:30:

Meet Bridger and Ivy, a bonded pair of wirehaired Dachshunds. These beautiful, well-mannered pups are a joy to be with. They came to the Kentucky Humane Society for adoption after their owner passed away. Bridger, the male, is just a bit larger than Ivy, a female. We estimate them both to be about 10 years old. They are very sweet and easy going and seem to have gentle souls. If you wish to meet these two mellow mates, please visit them at the Kentucky Humane Society’s Main Campus, 241 Steedly Drive in Louisville. We don’t think you’ll be disappointed! Bridger and Ivy are spayed/neutered, micro-chipped and up-to-date on vaccinations. View all our adoptable pets at www.kyhumane.org or call 502-366-3355 for more information.

KHS also has a number of bonded pairs right now, including Butters and Abby, two cats who came in together; and Watson and Baby Bear, two Chihuahua mixes who came in separately and who were both very shut down at the shelter and scared – until they met each other and became the best of friends. They now do everything together, and our staff celebrated their bond by uniting them in “marriage” last week. We will require that they be adopted together, as they both do better with their friend.

 

Album Premiere: The Howling Tongues – BOO HISS

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This week, Atlanta rockers The Howling Tongues are hitting the WFPK Waterfront Wednesday stage! We’re celebrating the festivities a little early by premiering their new album, the garage rock tour de force BOO HISS.

Bela Fleck in the 91.9 Studio

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Considered one of the greatest banjo players in the world, Bela Fleck came by our studio when he was in town to perform with The Louisville Orchestra a new concerto he had written for banjo and orchestra. We talked about his interest in Classical music and elevating the much maligned instrument – the banjo.

The Jayhawks in the 91.9 Studio

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Long time Americana favorites, The Jayhawks, stopped by our studio for a Members Show while on tour for their latest album, Paging Mr. Proust.

Kitten Mania!: The Paws Report, May 24

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Today at 3:30 on The Paws Report:

Six-week-old Crash, Jak and Loro are three beautiful black kittens looking for a loving foster home. These three, tiny kittens came to the Kentucky Humane Society recently when they were found lost and abandoned at a local park. A kind stranger found the kittens hiding in the grass and decided to bring them to KHS’ where they could get the love and care they needed. Now that these adorable little ones are here, they can’t wait to find a foster home where they can grow and get ready for their forever homes! Do you have the time and love to give these beautiful babies a comfortable place to rest for a couple weeks? If so, come apply to become a foster caregiver at the Kentucky Humane Society’s Main Campus, 241 Steedly Drive, Louisville Ky 40214. Visit www.kyhumane.org to view all adoptable animals or call 502-366-3355 for more information.

KHS is also having a Lucky Number 7 adoption special where cats seven years and older have a greatly reduced adoption fee. This is to encourage people to adopt senior cats so they won’t have a long stay with us during kitten season. Also on Friday, May 27th from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., the Frankfort Avenue Business Association has made KHS the beneficiary of their Trolley Hop: Furry Friends Fat Friday! The Wine Rack will host a wine tasting, several businesses will be collecting donations for us and the event will be dog-friendly.

Frightened Rabbit Live in the 91.9 Studio

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Brothers Scott and Grant Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit performed a stripped down set for some lucky WFPK members before their big show at Headliners on Tuesday, May 3rd! The boys were in great humor, sharing songs from their new release, Painting of a Panic Attack.