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Pets are helping us cope during the pandemic-but that may be stressing them out

25 days ago   |   By Tufts University

National Geographic National Geographic quotes clinical associate professor Emily McCobb and assistant professor Megan Mueller on the relationship between people and pets during the pandemic.
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Collaborative list - February 2021

Collaborative list - February 2021

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Directors Michael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw embedded themselves among enigmatic Italian practitioners to make "The Truffle Hunters." Read more ...

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Not all heroes wear capes. While some families might turn away at the sight of tragedy, one couple turned toward it and saved the day. Merlin, the 160-pound Irish Wolfhound... Read more ...

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