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Made for each other : the biology of the human-animal bond

Author: Meg Daley Olmert
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, ©2009.
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Nothing turns a baby's head more quickly than the sight or sound of an animal. This fascination is driven by the ancient chemical forces that first drew humans and animals together. It is also the same biology that transformed wolves into dogs and skittish horses into valiant comrades that would carry us into battle. Made for Each Other is the first book to explain how this chemistry of attraction and attachment  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Olmert, Meg Daley.
Made for each other.
Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008035408
(OCoLC)227929489
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Meg Daley Olmert
ISBN: 9780786744046 0786744049 9780306817366 0306817365
OCLC Number: 311273772
Notes: "A Merloyd Lawrence book."
"A member of the Perseus Books Group."
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 291 pages) : illustrations
Other Titles: Biology of the human-animal bond
Responsibility: Meg Daley Olmert ; illustrations by Virginia Daley.

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Covers the historical and biochemical roots of our connection with animals, and theirs with us. This book reveals both sides of this deep mutual connection and the way it has evolved since  Read more...

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