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  • Friendship between dog and deer ends in poignant rescue

    Friendship between dog and deer ends in poignant rescue

    Kansas City, Missouri’s Elmwood Cemetery seems the unlikeliest of places to strike up a relationship, but that’s exactly what happened between an even unlikelier pair — Elmwood’s resident deer and a wandering dog have become fast friends. The young deer, named Ella by Elmwood staff and visitors, has become a kind of mascot for the […]

  • What dogs and cats have to do with deer and dairy cows

    What dogs and cats have to do with deer and dairy cows

    Whenever I write about the emotions of animals, reader responses pour in. For anyone who loves a cat or dog (or bird or turtle or rabbit), it’s welcome but not surprising to hear science confirm what we already know: Animals think and feel. Today, as I work on an article about holiday pet adoption, I’m […]