The Inner Lives of Animals
Understanding animal behavior.
Jonathan Balcombe Ph.D.
Our eyes, gestures, and tone bring us together in a more profound way than words alone. It’s why we look hopefully toward the return of in-person, face-to-face connection.
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Jonathan Balcombe, Ph.D., has written scientific papers and lay articles on animal behavior, humane education, and animal research.
These are exciting times for the study of animal behavior. A week scarcely passes without some new discovery about dog fairness, fish cognition, or pig pessimism. Some of my blog posts aim to make this information accessible to readers and browsers. Others take on abuses and misconceptions of animals. All of my writings are designed to elevate my primary clients--the animals themselves.