The role of 'companion animals' in providing comfort for those living with mental health problems has been studied, with positive benefits demonstrated. Dogs are the most commonly used in these situations, but what about horses? In this episode, we’ll be focusing on Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) - with guests Sarah Garland and Fiona Bromfield, both certified Equine Assisted Therapy facilitators. In proud association with Adcock Ingram OTC Sponsors of Brave.

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13.09.22 Pt 1 - Seems like pet behaviour experts now know what dogs actually dream about… or do they? Gareth and Ryan talk about the Queen’s death, igniting debate over Africa’s colonial past. Jaco Voigt from Catalytic then joins the show to talk about email security.

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24.12.21 Pt 1 - Gareth gives us an update on Carl, and how he has become a carer overnight. Leigh-Ann is fascinated to know why there are so many people named ‘Jono’ around? And Mbulelo is highly upset about not being able to watch cricket at the stadium. Get the GCS Holiday Spotify playlist here!

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08.11.21 Pt 2 - Leigh-Ann shares research on the main personality differences between dog people and cat people. Simphiwe learns about dog school, and then Tian Liebenberg joins the team to talk about his media memorabilia.

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08.06.21 Pt 1 - Mbulelo joins the team to personally give an account of his traumatic Covid journey, and to complain about people who take their dogs to the shops with them. They then have a candid conversation about funerals, speeches and how it’s all a bit of a performance.

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02.06.21 Pt 2 - Are pet owners over the top for purchasing a pet cupcake mix, or even wanting to know the DNA of their dogs? Leigh-Ann has a bit of a Karen moment, which gets the team talking about being a decent human.

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12.05.21 Pt 1 - It always gets a bit heated when Gareth and Damon get together for a conversation. This time they discuss what is currently happening in Israel and Palestine. And are women calmer drivers?

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24.02.21 Pt 1 - Remember the hype about leaving WhatsApp… well well, has anyone actually done it? Damon and Gareth miraculously manage not to have an argument about COVID - whoop whoop! Damon watched a YouTube video about sticking something in an anus, yikes!

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09.02.21 Pt 2 - Dogs are not human... but is feeding them risotto, prawns and letting them live their best lives a bad idea? Siya had the misfortune of seeing the ugliest pair of feet - and the worst part was that person was in flip-flops! And how open are you when it comes to an open relationship?

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27.01.21 Pt 1 - Sometimes being right is overrated, according to one of our listeners who took part in this week's One Thing for the Week challenge. Set your reminders and clear your diaries as Jacob Zuma’s baby mama is set to star in ‘Real Housewives of Durban’. Could we possibly survive four more years of lockdown?

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