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Feature June 2014 Issue

Are Our Cats Like Us?

Are Our Cats Like Us?

Increasingly more studies examine the concept of anthropomorphism. Hereís why.

One of the indicators of an animalís ability to think and demonstrate their consciousness is their ability to make choices between alternatives. In their book Cat Culture: The Social World of a Cat Shelter, sociology professors Janet and Steve Alger, PhDs, conducted an in-depth study of cats at a shelter.

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