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Part of the family

We are famously a nation of animal lovers. There’s no doubt the British public has a strong affinity with its pets – whether they are dogs, cats, hamsters or lizards. Professor Nickie Charles has been studying that relationship for more than ten years and asking whether we are seeing the emergence of post-human families.


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