WOOF: Rin Tin Tin and the Hero Dogs
Contributor(s):: Amos St. Germain
Susan Orlean’s recent book on the phenomenon of Rin Tin Tin has rekindled this author’s interest in “Rinty” and our fascination with animal heroes, particularly dogs. How does Rinty work as a hero? What does Rinty tell us about ourselves?
How science fiction helps us reimagine our moral relations with animals
Contributor(s):: Clements, J.
Science fiction has often been at the forefront of popular renderings and exploration of various "subaltern" groups, including that of nonhuman animals. I argue that science fiction's freedom from the boundaries of what is currently possible allows writers such as Mary Shelley, H. G. Wells,...
Consumer health information for pet owners
Contributor(s):: Murphy, Sarah Anne
Peter Sandøe, Stine B. Christiansen: Ethics of Animal Use [book review]
Contributor(s):: McElwain, Gregory S.
The Human/Research Animal Relationship
Contributor(s):: den Hamer, Lisa F.
PAWSitive Reading- Dogs, Books and Kids: Linda Klein at TEDxAnchorage
Kids learn to read by doing it. Learn how a partnership between Midnight Sun Service Dogs and Anchorage Public Library provides a positive reading experience that isespecially beneficial for struggling, emerging, and reluctant readers. PAWSitive Reading provides a childfriendly atmosphere that...
April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month
New Call for Proposals, "Urban Roaming Animals: Global Problem, Global Solutions"
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The Global Urban Studies Program at Michigan State University has released a call for proposals for chapters in an upcoming book on the implications of roaming animals in major cities. Chapter...
'He Always Went With Us Into the Fight' [book review]
Contributor(s):: Cozzens, Peter
A Dog's History of America [book review]
Contributor(s):: Kelman, Ari
A History of Dogs in the Early Americas (Book Review)
Contributor(s):: Anderson, E. N.
A Review of “Pet Food Politics: The Chihuahua in the Coal Mine”
Contributor(s):: Carney, Megan, Unti, Bernard
Animal Capital: Rendering Life in Biopolitical Times [book review]
Contributor(s):: Dyer, Ruthann
Boomer Jack A Delight [book review]
Contributor(s):: Corbett, Hart
Bred for Perfection: Shorthorn Cattle, Collies, and Arabian Horses Since 1800 [book review]
Contributor(s):: Scholthof, Karen-Beth G.
Bred for Perfection: Shorthorn Cattle, Collies, and Arabian Horses since 1800 [book review]
Contributor(s):: Tenner, Edward
Creatures of Empire: How Domestic Animals Transformed Early America/A Dog's History of America: How Our Best Friend Explored, Conquered, and Settled a Continent/The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness/Rats [book revie
Contributor(s):: Coleman, Jon T.
Grateful Prey: Rock Cree Human-Animal Relationships (book review)
Contributor(s):: Ridington, Robin
Hoofbeats and Society: Studies of Human-Horse Interactions [book review]
Contributor(s):: Grace, Nora
Horses in Society: A Story of Animal Breeding and Marketing Culture, 1800-1920 [book review]
Contributor(s):: Elofson, Warren M.