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Dawkins’s rational strategy is far extra interesting than our present self-indulgent anxiety about our pets. Adopting her sensibility would protect pet owners from overvaluing or sentimentalizing the therapeutic power of their pets. It may also protect the pets from us by freeing them from the burden of being our emotional assist system. Instead, we have redirected our human need to watch wild animals by mediating it, as the proliferation of reside “animal cams” out there for twenty-four-7 viewing on-line attests. You can watch Alaska’s grizzly bears fatten themselves with salmon in actual time, or observe a child bald eagle hatching in its nest.