The day to day story of a typical animal shelter, based in compelling stories of desperate animals, thoughtless people, devoted yet emotionally exhausted workers and volunteers, and some very happy...

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Animals as Companions
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A firsthand account of a social psychologist’s somewhat accidental introduction to the world of cat rescue, the trap-neuter-return method of feral cat management and the often hidden world of feral...

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Animals as Companions, Animals in the Wild
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Primarily a professional resource for those who work in shelters, this book examines and evaluates current research regarding animal and human behaviors associated with the intake, management and...

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Animals as Companions
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Examines the dramatic variance in the narratives assigned different animals in a high-intake animal shelter and how those narratives dictate their chances for survival. Argues that these inequalities...

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Animals as Companions, Sociology
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An attempt to describe the world as perceived by dogs by a cognitive scientist, based upon an evaluation of dogs’ actual perceptual and cognitive abilities and how they differ and contrast with our...

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Animals as Companions
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Documentary about exotic animals kept as pets, including information about the inadequacy of legal regimes governing this practice and the dangers presented.

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Animals as Companions, Animals in Entertainment
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Investigates the multibillion-dollar global exotic pet trade and the ways in which exotic pets are fetishized and commodified and calls for a “wild life” politics allowing animals to live for the sake...

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Animals in the Wild, Animals as Companions, Geography
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An exploration of the ambiguous ethics at the heart of the relationships between humans and the animals with whom they share their lives. Through anecdote and scientifically informed analyses of...

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Animals as Companions, Philosophy and Ethics
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