Animals / Book Reviews / Non-Fiction

Book Review: “Butchering Poultry, Rabbit, Lamb, Goat, and Pork: The Comprehensive Photographic Guide to Humane Slaughtering and Butchering” by Adam Danforth

My Rating (****) The inclusion of meat as a regular part of diet not only determined the behavioural patterns of the early hominids but also directed the course of human evolution. While the precise path through which the earliest tool technologies emerged is not known, the experimental studies show that a majority of these stone … Continue reading

Animals / Book Reviews / Non-Fiction

Review of ’39 Ways To Not Kill Your Best Friend: Tales of Caution For Dog Lovers’ by Dr. Judith Samson-French

My Rating (*****) Dogs are considered as human’s best friend. Many of us share our lives with these beautiful creatures. While these animals were domesticated for a different reason, their roles in the society have changed considerably. With over 400 breeds currently recognised, the domestic dog has been an unassuming accomplice in possibly the most … Continue reading

Animals / Book Reviews / Non-Fiction

Review of ‘Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs’ by David Grimm

My Rating (*****) I received this book from Netgalley to read and review before it is published. Dogs and cats play a very important role in people’s lives today. People not only love and pamper them but even treat them like their own children. In other words, these animals have become an inseparable part of … Continue reading