Hear Superstar Ethologist Dr. Bekoff on Whether Dogs Need Us to Survive
Dr. Marc Bekoff is an ethologist and researcher, professor emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder, as well as an author of so many important dog books. His latest book is A Dog’s World: Imagining the Lives of Dogs in a World Without Humans, also with Jessica Pierce. In 2000 Dr. Beckoff was awarded the Exemplar Award from the Animal Behavior Society for major long-term contributions to the field of animal behavior, he’s an ambassador for Jane Goodall’s international Roots & Shoots program and a longtime collaborator of Dr. Goodall’s.
Here on the national Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show, Dr. Bekoff, a bit of a teaser as he talks about the book, A Dog’s World and hints as to what the end of the story is – can dogs survive without us humans?