Tag Archives: Wolves

Playing With Wolves

What do you do when you discover that you are really wrong about something? Blog about it, I suppose. Ever since I wrote Dogs Never Lie About Love, and in several books about animals since (including my recent The Dog … Continue reading

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What distinguishes humans from animals?

For years the myth was of “Man the Hunter.” Gone now, thank god. But in its place do we really need to be “Man the hunted?” That humans have always been prey to larger, better equipped predators like the big … Continue reading

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Dogs and Language

Homo homini lupus is Latin for “man is a wolf to man.”  What is this supposed to mean?  Presumably that wolves kill each other exactly as do men.  Or that wolves kill humans as humans kill humans.  But wolves kill … Continue reading

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