Dr Kate Mornement from Pets Behaving Badly is experienced with television, radio, print and web-based media. Kate is available for comment/interview on all topics relating to the behaviour of wild, captive and companion (pet) animals.

Working as a freelence writer, Dr Kate writes regularly in print media and was the resident behaviourist on the award-winning ‘Hound TV’ (Channel 44).┬áHere are some examples of Kate’s media work:



A Current Affair (Channel 9)
Kate was interviewed on ACA regarding an incident involving a pet Eclectus parrot. Click here to see the video.

Hound TV (Channel 31)

Kate is the resident Animal Behaviourist for Hound TV on Channel 31. To see Kate in action, Click here.



The Age Newspaper
Keeping alive that animal magnetism

Herald Sun Newspaper
Training your pooch can be a very beneficial process
Degrees of separation upset pooches

Your dog’s not spoiled, you’re just well trained
Match you pet to your lifestyle

Pets Magazine
Kate writes a regular column for Pets Magazine called ‘Naughty or Nice’. Kate answers reader’s questions about their pets behaviour.

Dogs NSW Magazine
Dr Kate has been a regular contributor to Dogs NSW magazine, writing feature articles on dog behaviour and training.
To access articles Kate has written about dog training and behaviour click here.

That’s Life! Magazine
Kate wrote a regular column for That’s Life! called the Pet Whisperer from 2008-2010. Kate advised readers on how to modify their pet’s bad behaviour.

Other print media
Kate is regularly quoted by newspapers and magazines relating to companion animals.


Web-based media:

Pet Pages
Kate was a weekly contributor to Pet Pages writing a variety of articles about companion animals and animal behaviour.

Pooch Magazine
Kate was a contributor to Pooch Magazine. Recent articles include “Pooch in the Pool: Dogs & Swimming” and “Holidaying with your Hound“.



Dr Kate is frequently interviewed on radio as a specialist on the subject of Animal Behaviour. Recent stories include:

  • When pets get in the way of your relationship (Triple J) – Kate chats with Nat Tencic about pets and relationships. Listen to the podcast here.
  • Animal Abuse: Are we abusing our pets? (Triple J) – Kate chats with Tom Tilley about how some pets are missing out on vital socialisation and other needs. Listen to the podcast here.
  • PETstock Pet Hour (Melbourne Talk Radio) – Kate co-hosts with Glenn Ridge talking about pet behaviour and answering caller questions.
  • PETstock Pet Hour (Melbourne Talk Radio) – Kate co-hosts with Colette Mann talking about pet behaviour and answering caller questions.
  • Obesity in pets (Melbourne Talk Radio)
  • Reading dog body language (Melbourne Talk Radio)
  • Talking pets – Kate talks about her work as an animal behaviourist and answers questions about pet behaviour problems (Lion FM)
  • Why do people dress up their pets? (ABC radio)
  • Why do dogs attack people? (ABC radio)
  • How do animals find their way home? (ABC radio)