Tag Archives: animal emotions

Humming Giraffes, Purring Cats, Loving Animals

I read Mark Trail panels in the Sunday comics yesterday and learned that giraffes, though they make no vocalizations when around humans, hum at night when they’re alone. (I guess video/audio surveillance captures this.) Scientists are exploring whether the hum … Continue reading

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Animal Emotions

I planned not to write about animals for a while, though they are a big part of my life (not so much of my fiction, to-date, anyway) but I encountered a story worth passing on. It’s “A Horse Named Champ … Continue reading

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Loving Attention: Lolly and Lucky

In the past year, we lost two beloved pets, Speeds, an indomitable spitz-type alpha female of small size and huge heart, and Lucky, a border collie of quiet, intense observation, fluid action, and incapacitating fear of thunderstorms, even when they … Continue reading

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