Animals & society

    Animals Among Us

    By John Bradshaw

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    'A pioneering study ... richly, empathetically and affectionately respectful of the human-animal bond' Sunday TimesWhy do humans love animals? The bestselling author of In Defence of Dogs and Cat Sense gives us the answers.Keeping pets is expensive, time-consuming, and seemingly irrational - so why do so many of us have...

    Animal Ethics for Veterinarians

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    Veterinarians serve on the front lines working to prevent animal suffering and abuse. For centuries, their compassion and expertise have improved the quality of life and death for animals in their care. However, modern interest in animal rights has led more and more people to ask questions about the ethical...

    We Animals

    By Jo-Anne McArthur

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    By Jo-Anne McArthur

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    By Pia Spry-Marques

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    Wild by Nature

    By Andrea L. Smalley

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    Offering fresh perspectives on colonial, legal, environmental, and Native American history, Wild by Nature reenvisions the familiar stories of early America as animal tales.

    Unleashing the Healing Power of Animals

    By Dale Preece-Kelly

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    This amazing book details how, by employing patience, understanding, compassion and love, rescue animals can become therapy animals. Taking you through the journeys of nine animals and one human, the book demonstrates how human-animal connections can lead to a relationship that is both therapeutic and healing, regardless of species.

    Wolf Nation: The Life, Death, and Return of Wild American Wolves

    By Brenda Peterson

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    Brenda Peterson brings the full complement of science, history, and memoir to the century-long battle to save wild wolves, the keystone species of our nation.

    Personalities on the Plate

    By Barbara J. King

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    In recent years, scientific advances in our understanding of animal minds have led to major changes in how we think about, and treat, animals in zoos and aquariums. The general public, it seems, is slowly coming to understand that animals like apes, elephants, and dolphins have not just brains, but...

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