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Author Bradshaw, John, 1950-

Title Cat sense : how the new feline science can make you a better friend to your pet / John Bradshaw.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  636.8 BRADSHAW    ---  Available
Edition 1st pbk. ed. published in 2014.
Description xxviii, 307 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-298) and index.
Contents The cat at the threshold -- The cat steps out of the wild -- One step back, two steps forward -- Every cat has to learn to be domestic -- The world according to cat -- Thoughts and feelings -- Cats together -- Cats and their people -- Cats as individuals -- Cats and wildlife -- Cats of the future.
Indexed In: Library Journal, October 2013
Booklist starred, August 2013
Science Books & Films (A.A.A.S.), November 2013
Summary Combines research with case studies to paint a detailed portrait of the domestic cat. Traces the cat's evolution from solitary hunter to domesticated companion, showing that cats remain independent, predatory, and wary of social contact, qualities that often clash with the demands of their owner's modern lifestyles.
Audience Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Cats -- Behavior.
Cats -- Psychology.
Human-animal relationship.
Cat owners.
ISBN 9780465064960

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