Fellow Creatures: Things You Shouldn't Do To Your Cat

A new post on my Psych Today blog about the things that shouldn't be done to cats. Photo: Dominika Roseclay/Pexels By Zazie Todd PhD

International Cat Day 2022 Expert Panel

International Cat Care hosted an expert panel to answer your cat questions. Photo: Natalia Mikulich/Shutterstock

Companion Animal Psychology Book Club August 2022

“Lucy Cooke is brilliant, pedigreed, fearless, and flat-out hilarious . . . Bitch is astonishing, wildly entertaining, and massively important.”―Mary Roach

Can Dogs Detect the Earth's Magnetic Field and Use it to Navigate?

We already know that dogs have amazing noses, but it seems they can also use magnetoreception to help them find their way.  Photo: dezy/Shutterstock

Fellow Creatures: Difficult Decisions at the End of a Cat's Life

Today I've got a new post over on my Fellow Creatures blog at Psychology Today. Peng Louis/Pexels

Adopting an Overseas Rescue Dog: Tips from Unidos para los Animales

How Guatemalan rescue Unidos para los Animales ensured a good fit for dogs’ new homes—and what you need to know if you’re considering adopting a dog from abroad.  Linda Green takes some downtime to play with Dallie, a dog at Unidos para los Animales who needed a bit of a leg up to be comfortable on leash. Often dogs need a new, and specific, skillset on their way to becoming the well-adjusted dogs they are destined to be. Photo: Kristi Benson.

Is My Cat Happy?

There's an excerpt from my new book Purr on The Wildest . Photo: Wirestock Creators/Shutterstock By Zazie Todd PhD This page contains affiliate links which means I may earn a commission on qualifying purchases at no cost to you   Get Companion Animal Psychology in your inbox. There's an excerpt from my new book, Purr: The Science of Making Your Cat Happy on The Wildest , about how you can tell if your cat is happy .   Read it, and then if you don't have your copy of Purr yet, you can get it from these links:   Chapters/Indigo    Indiebound   Bookshop    Barnes & Noble   Amazon    Blackwells    Waterstones   Booktopia In Canada, signed copies of  Purr  are available from Black Bond Books via this link: Zazie Todd, PhD, is the award-winning author of Wag: The Science of Making Your Dog Happy and Purr: The Science of Making Your Cat Happy . She is the creator of the popular blog, Companion Animal Psychology, and also has a column

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