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Beastly Business, the first behavior/ bond mystery. Also available as an e-book. Click here to learn more.
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Welcome to MMilani.com
Written by veterinarian, consultant, teacher, and author Myrna Milani, this site is dedicated to furthering our understanding of animal health, behavior, and the human-animal bond. In addition to commentaries, favorite links, and biographical information, you will find the following:
- Information about available services, including problem dog and cat behavior consultations, behavior/bond consulting for organizations grappling with animal-related issues, and seminars and training for professionals and the general public.
- Articles that explore normal and problem human-animal relationships, normal and problem canine and feline behavior, and the different ways these may affect animal health.
- Discussions of and/or excerpts from nonfiction texts which introduce more in-depth explorations of these same subjects, and those from fiction which delve into more controversial areas of human-animal interaction, such as companion animal symbolism, zoophilia, and animal collecting or hoarding, among others.
This Month's Commentary:
Over the years I’ve written numerous holiday-related articles, commentaries, and blogs on all the different issues that may make holidays less than merry for companion animals and the humans with whom they share their lives. Nor do I doubt that countless others will contribute their own offerings that address these same topics again this year. Among these will be warnings not to give animals as holiday gifts, even if we feel totally convinced that the animal would result in the very best holiday ever for the recipient. We will learn, if we didn’t already know, the numerous reasons for this warning.