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  • How Dogs Love Us
    How Dogs Love Us (Paperback) Gregory Berns

    Neuroscientist Gregory Berns had spent decades using MRI imaging technology to study how the human brain works, but a different question still nagged at him: What is my dog thinking?

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  • The Extended Selfish Gene
    The Extended Selfish Gene (English, Hardback) Richard Dawkins

    As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research. This extended edition includes a new epilogue from the author and two key chapters from The Extended Phenotype.

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  • Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction
    Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Tristram D. Wyatt

    Animal behaviour is a central topic of zoology, and with the development of ideas concerning the role of genes as well as environment the subject has been transformed. Tristram Wyatt gives a modern view, including a sense of the power of gene knock-outs, computing, and image analysis to enable detailed experiments and observations of behaviour.

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  • The Domestic Dog
    The Domestic Dog (English, Paperback) James Serpell

    Second edition of a classic text on canine science and behavior, incorporating two decades of new evidence and discoveries.

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  • An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology
    An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology (English, Paperback) Nicholas B. Davies, John R. Krebs

    Covers the influence of natural selection on behaviour an animal s struggle to survive and reproduce by exploiting and competing for resources, avoiding predators, selecting mates and caring for offspring, and how animal societies reflect both cooperation and conflict among individuals.

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  • Making Animals Happy
    Making Animals Happy (Paperback) Temple Grandin, Catherine Johnson

    'The modern day Doctor Dolittle' (Guardian), bestselling author of Animals in Translation, investigates the secrets of mental health in animals.

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  • Children and Other Wild Animals
    Children and Other Wild Animals (English, Paperback) Brian Doyle

    "Novelist and essayist Brian Doyle describes encounters with astounding beings of every sort and shape in this collection of short vignettes. The book gathers previously unpublished work along with selections that have been published in Orion, The Sun, and The American Scholar, among others"--

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  • Honeybee Democracy
    Honeybee Democracy (English, Hardback) Thomas D. Seeley

    Honeybees make decisions collectively - and democratically. This book reveals that these incredible insects have much to teach us when it comes to collective wisdom and effective decision making. It presents an account of scientific discovery. It investigates how evolution has honed the decision-making methods of honeybees over millions of years.

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  • Rabbit Behaviour, Health and C
    Rabbit Behaviour, Health and C (English, Paperback) Marit Emilie Buseth, Richard Saunders

    Developed from the successful Norwegian book Den Store Kaninboka (The Big Book of Rabbits) this book covers all aspects of rabbit behaviour, welfare, health and husbandry, with updated and expanded content relevant to veterinarians. Case studies from around the world give this valuable resource an international perspective.

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  • Chimpanzee Politics
    Chimpanzee Politics (English, Paperback) Franz de Waal

    As we watch the chimpanzees of Arnhem behave in ways we recognize from Machiavelli (and from the nightly news), de Waal reminds us again that the roots of politics are older than humanity.

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  • Life Skills for Puppies
    Life Skills for Puppies (English, Paperback) Helen Zulch, Daniel Mills

    This book approaches puppy education from the puppy's perspective. Presenting the key skills that a dog needs to cope with life, it aims to help owners develop a fulfilling relationship with their puppy, helping it to behave in an appropriate manner and develop resilience, whilst maintaining good welfare.

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  • Endocrinology of Social Relationships
    Endocrinology of Social Relationships (English, Paperback) Peter T. Ellison

    In social relationships - whether between mates, parents and offspring, or friends - we find much of life's meaning. But in these relationships, so critical to our well-being, might we also detect the workings, even directives, of biology? This book examines the intimate role of endocrinology in social relationships.

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  • Animal Cognition
    Animal Cognition (English, Paperback) Clive D. L. Wynne, Monique A. R. Udell

    A fascinating account of animal intelligence, this engagingly-written text presents a comprehensive survey of contemporary research on animal cognition, from reasoning and communication to perception and problem-solving. This is ideal reading for all those interested in animal behavior and in how much of human cognition is shared by other species.

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  • Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
    Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish (English, Hardback) John Hargrove

    In Beneath the Surface, John Hargrove paints a compelling portrait of orcas, highly intelligent and social creatures, including his favourite whales, two of the most dominant orcas in SeaWorld. He includes vibrant descriptions of the lives of orcas in the wild, contrasting their freedom in the ocean with their lives in SeaWorld.

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  • Behavioral Neurobiology
    Behavioral Neurobiology (English, Paperback) Gunther Zupanc

    Behavioral Neurobiology introduces the fascinating field of neuroethology - the study of the neurobiological processes underlying animal behavior. Written in a lively, easy to read style, it examines many of the major findings that have helped to unravel this intricate and elegant subject, as well as the key concepts that underpin them.

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  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour (English, Paperback) Aubrey Manning, Marian Stamp Dawkins

    A beautifully written introduction to the fundamentals of animal behaviour, this revised and updated edition is now in full colour.

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  • Evolution and Human Sexual Behavior
    Evolution and Human Sexual Behavior (English, Paperback) Peter B. Gray, Justin R. Garcia

    A comprehensive survey of the evolutionary science of human sexual behavior, Evolution and Human Sexual Behavior invites us to imagine human sex from the vantage point of our primate cousins, in order to underscore the role of evolution in shaping all that happens, biologically and behaviorally, when romantic passions are aroused.

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  • Manual of Clinical Behavioral Medicine for Dogs and Cats
    Manual of Clinical Behavioral Medicine for Dogs and Cats (English, Paperback) Karen Overall

    Covering proven techniques of behavior modification, this title provides a practical approach to the treatment and prevention of common canine and feline behavior problems. It describes both normal and undesirable behaviors and offers solutions for common small animal difficulties including digging, barking, biting, anxiety, and marking.

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  • Olfaction in Animal Behaviour and Welf
    Olfaction in Animal Behaviour and Welf (English, Paperback) Birte Lindstrom Nielsen

    Olfaction and pheromones is an exploding area of research in animal behaviour and welfare. Focusing on animals managed by humans, this book introduces the subject of olfaction in an evidence-based, but easy-to-understand way, explaining the importance of odours for animal behaviour and welfare.

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  • The Domestic Cat
    The Domestic Cat (English, Paperback) Dennis C. Turner

    Experts from a range of fields provide the latest authoritative accounts of domestic cat behaviour and their interaction with humans.

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