Eric O'Grey was on the Rachael Ray show Tuesday, April 26! Here's the video segment on Eric's website, Rachael's reaction and the reaction of the audience is very moving!!
**The deadline to submit your story to Mutual Rescue is Saturday, April 30!! Mutual Rescue is a project of the Humane Society of Silicon Valley
Eric O'Grey is best known as the subject of a viral video which touches upon a variety of topics - animal rescue, mutual rescue, life transformation, and weight loss. He weighed 320 pounds in 2010, adopted a dog named Peety, and proceeded to lose 140 pounds in a year.
A video was made about Eric and Peety's story, and it has gone viral with over 33 million views. A great story about the transformational power of a person and a dog changing each other.
Eric works in sales, is a motivational speaker, and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Eric and Peety's website
Eric's Facebook Page
His video has already achieved 33 million views
Eric's article in Oprah Winfrey's magazine.
Dr. Preeti Kulkarni is the founder and Naturopathic Doctor at Core Integrative Health.
Humane Society of Silicon Valley
Mutual Rescue is a project of the Humane Society of Silicon Valley
Finnegan Dowling wrote the Eddie The Terrible articles for HSSV
Cassandra Cruz was the adoption manager who matched Eric and Peety.
AdWeek wrote an article about Eric and Peety's video
Timi Sobrato & John M. Sobrato sponsored the video
Seattle Humane Society
Nancy works for Contra Costa Humane Society in Pleasant Hill, California. Three different humane societies mentioned in the episode. Confusion reigns.
Lap of Love Animal Hospice for animals nearing the end of life
Bill Clinton & Wolf Blitzer discuss a plant-based diet
An article on Clinton's plant-based diet
Thanks to listeners Tricia Jagt and Bob Wakely for contributing questions.
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