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Jack Shepherd The editorial director of BuzzFeed; those folks who bring such great videos frequently posted on Facebook; has created this testament to the superiority of cats; using actual photographs to prove each assertion. Cat lovers will certainly nod in approval. Dogs may chew it up.
Irene M. Pepperberg Includes a new interview with the author and a reading group guide. 230 pp., paperback, photos "You be good. I love you," were Alex's final words to his owner, research scinetist Irene Pepperberg, before his premature death at age thirty-one.
Allen & Linda Anderson The authors are founders of the Angel Animals Network, inspirational speakers, and authors of many other books. Their focus in this and all of their books is the deep soul connection between cats and humans. This is a collection of true stories about cats helping their humans through comfort, protection, and love.
Temple Grandin Temple Grandin is well known for her work as a reformer in the farm industry, and for her life with autism. In this book, she again pulls us outside of our own assumptions about what makes an animal happy, and using science, perception, and experience, presents a species by species guide to animal welfare.
Virginia Morell Books about animal cognition are always fascinating, but this one takes us so much deeper into the minds of a variety of animals, that it will certainly change the way you think about some creatures. "Touching and provocative . . . well-told and often heart-wrenching." The Washington Post