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Is DOGTV Right for Our Nation's Dogs?

For people who don't understand this whole companion dog thing, I can imagine DOGTV being the tip of the `I can't believe how crazy dog people are' iceberg.

March 25, 2014 — Julie Hecht
Like The Honey Badger, Petting Zoo Animals Don’t Care

Like The Honey Badger, Petting Zoo Animals Don’t Care

Taken together, visitor behavior in the petting zoo just doesn't seem to matter all that much. And if positive interactive experiences with animals can lead visitors towards adopting a better attitude towards animal welfare and wildlife conservation, then petting zoos are probably worth keeping around.

January 9, 2014 — Jason G. Goldman
Cows Learn Better With Friends

Cows Learn Better With Friends

My schoolteachers took effort to separate close friends when arranging their classroom seating charts. The idea was that we’d pay more attention to our lessons if we were distracted by our buddies.

February 28, 2014 — Jason G. Goldman

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