0008301220
Hardback:The unexpected genius of pigs / Matt Whyman.:2018 Hardback The unexpected genius of pigs / Matt Whyman.
The unexpected genius of pigs / Matt Whyman.
Author: Whyman, Matt,
Publication year: 2018
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780008301224 (hbk.) :
Extent: 150 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Available: 1
Total number of loans: 1
Loans this year: 0
Number of reservations: 0
Description:
We often consider dogs to be our enduring sidekicks, but the truth is that domestic pigs have played a role in our lives for nearly as long. Pigs are highly social and super smart. They like to play. They have good long-term memories. They can tell which people are nice to them and which aren't. They sing to their young when they nurse them. They're inventive and crafty and belligerent - and incredibly single minded. If they want something, they'll get it. In fact, we have far more in common with these creatures than we may like to admit - although maybe some more than others. Shining a light on the simple genius of pigs, this book will explore everything from evolution and behaviour to intelligence and communication; the wonder of a pig's nose to porcine relationships, friendships and feuds.

Available at:

Loading...

Other titles by the author

Similar titles

0241261414
Author: Yallop, Jacqueline, author.
1472258037
Author: Browning, Helen, author.
1405362774
Author: Vogel, C. J.
1847738583
Author: Matthews, Clare.
1743367554
Author: Ingham, David, author.
1782400486
Author: Raskin, Ben, 1969- author.
1905693397
000733849X
Author: Alford, D. V.
1845335651
Author: Hodge, Geoff.
0711233659
Author: Edmonds, William, author.
0857332252

Users who borrowed also borrowed

Language