He is more than just a boisterous
talk show host; pet expert Harrison Forbes has been an
animal behaviorist for over 20 years, with an extensive
and fascinating background in police dog training in the
US, and abroad. His credits to-date include:
- Forbes is the host of Pet
Talk, a nationally syndicated radio show that is
broadcast to millions of fans nationwide.
- Forbes is the go-to guy for
national pet stories, including making an appearance
on Larry King Live to discuss the Michael Vick case.
- Forbes is the resident pet
expert for the Live with Regis and Kelly show and is
a monthly regular on the Fox News Network. His
upcoming media bookings include The View, and other
- Forbes autobiography, Dog
St. Martin's Press, is in stores now. Marketing efforts
have included a
national media campaign, Barnes & Noble/Borders book
tour, and PETCO book tour all traveled in the Pet Talk tour bus.
- Forbes' groundbreaking Dog
Bite Prevention DVD, co-produced with James
Gandolfini, will be in stores 2009.
- Forbes has been involved in
the training and importing of over 700 police
- Forbes has trained dogs for
films and in Hollywood, including Francis Ford
Coppola's film The Rainmaker.