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Health, Alternative Health

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Animal Madness

October 12th, 2014

Episode 42 of 1517 episodes

Do animals suffer the same anxieties we do? Is their mental health and emotional state more closely linked to ours than we realise? Do our pets really need prozac? Science Historian Laurel Braitman takes us deep into the heart, soul and psyche of animals in her bookAnimal Madness, how anxious dogs, compulsive parrots and elephants in recovery help us understand ourselves.

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