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What Your Dog Can Teach You About Aliens | Arik Kershenbaum | TEDxCambridgeUniversity
| Contributor(s):: Arik Kershenbaum
Animal communication on Earth shows us fundamental constraints on language that would also apply on any other planet. Dr Arik Kershenbaum is a zoologist at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of Girton College. He researches animal communication, particularly in cooperative predators like...
What if we could talk to animals? | Pea Horsley | TEDxLimassol
| Contributor(s):: Pea Horsley
We think the coolest way to communicate is via a smartphone, but what if there's a way to communicate that not only requires no batteries, but can cross the species barrier?Pea HorsleyWebsite:animalthoughts.comPea is the UK's most highly regarded animal communicator. She is an...
Save a Dog's Life | Karyn Garvin | TEDxTucson
| Contributor(s):: Karyn Garvin
Karyn Garvin’s talk, “Saving a Dogs’ Life” will appeal to dog enthusiasts from all walks of life. She brings a unique clarity to the distinction between Separation Anxiety in dogs and another condition referred to as Containment Phobia in dogs. The concern is that...
The empathy with animal world | Angelo Vaira | TEDxLakeComo
| Contributor(s):: Angelo Vaira
How human well being also depends on our ability to establish a harmonious and empathic relationship with animals and to understand that animals are capable of emotions very similar to those of humans.Zooanthropologist and researcher in animal cognitive sciences, but also a writer, lecturer and...
Moj pes, moje zdravilo | Dona Gomilšek | TEDxKrško
| Contributor(s):: Dona Gomilšek
The speech teaches us about the connection between humans and animals, our relationship and our codependence. It also teaches us about the mistakes we make regarding animals and how to correct them.Dona Gomilšek is a self-proclaimed animaloholic, animal rights activist and founder of...
Super Pet Parents Save Dogs Lives | Donna Chicone | TEDxWilmington
| Contributor(s):: Donna Chicone
Donna Chicone's talk involves what it means to be a "super pet parent." After introducing the figures on dog surrender to shelter (astonishingly high), she discusses research on dog training, because nearly all of surrenders are blamed on lack of training. Super pet parents are...
How Dogs Tell Us What We Need to Know | Barbara Sherman | TEDxSandhillsCommunityCollege
| Contributor(s):: Barbara Sherman
Barbara shows us how to read the body language of our dogs so that we can anticipate and alleviate their anxiety.Barbara Sherman, a board-certified veterinary behavior specialist, is the Director of Behavioral Medicine Service at NC State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. In...
Train the owner, not the dog | Amrut Dog Guru Hiranya | TEDxDSCE
| Contributor(s):: Amrut Dog Guru Hiranya
Amrut Sridhara Hiranya famously known as Dog Guru, is one of the only Dog psychologists and behaviourist from India. He shares his journey of focusing towards his passion more than that of his profession (engineer). Dog Guru, in this talk stresses more upon the the psychology and behaviour of...
When dolphins laugh: Benjamin Mee at TEDxTotnes
| Contributor(s):: Benjamin Mee
Benjamin tells of his lifelong goal to prove theory of mind in animals and of the effect it could have on animal welfare. Benjamin Mee is the author of We Bought A Zoo which then became a film featuring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson. He is also the CEO of Dartmoor Zoo, and a Journalist....