Summer 2015

Like Minds

Animal behavior research holds promise for better detection and treatment of autism, OCD and other compulsive disorders in people

In 2011, science threw a curveball at Nicholas Dodman, head of Cummings School’s Behavior >>

The Ducks Are Dying

An outbreak caused by a newly identified virus spawns a regional effort to manage wildlife epidemics

Wellfleet Bay on Cape Cod is as unspoiled a natural paradise as you will >>

Animal Instinct

The power of our relationships with other species

Janelle Casson says it never gets any easier when her husband deploys as a >>

Gorilla Docs

Wildlife veterinarians work with their African partners to protect the endangered animals

Only about 900 mountain gorillas—the animals protected by Dian Fossey of Gorillas in the >>

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Gorilla Docs

Wildlife veterinarians work with their African partners to protect the endangered animals

Like Minds

Animal behavior research holds promise for better detection and treatment of autism, OCD and other compulsive disorders in people

The Ducks Are Dying

An outbreak caused by a newly identified virus spawns a regional effort to manage wildlife epidemics

Animal Instinct

The power of our relationships with other species

Editor's Picks

5 Ways to Protect Your Pet from Lyme Disease

Cats don't get it, but the bacteria can cause real problems for dogs

Backyard Battles

The unhappy convergence of suburbia and wildlife

Cancer Genetics

Two malignancies common in golden retrievers share similar DNA markers

Don’t Give Your Cat’s Oral Health the Brush-Off

Veterinarians recommend daily dental care

Itching to Know

Advice for dealing with all things lumpy, bumpy, red and splotchy on your pet’s skin