Dogs that know when their owners are coming home : and other unexplained powers of animals / Rupert Sheldrake.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Three Rivers Press , Copyright date: ℗♭1999Description: xiv, 352 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0609805339 ; 9780609805336 .Subject(s): Extrasensory perception in animals | Pets -- Psychic aspects
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -343) and indexes.
Preface -- Introduction -- Part I. Human-animal bonds. The domestication of animals -- Part II. Animals that know when their people are coming home. Dogs ; Cats ; Parrots, horses, and other animals -- Part III. Animal empathy. Animals that comfort and heal ; Distant deaths and accidents -- Part IV. Intentions, calls, and telepathy. Picking up intentions ; telepathic calls and commands ; Animal-to-animal telepathy -- Part V. The sense of direction. Incredible journeys ; Migrations and memory ; Animals that know when they are nearing home ; Pets finding their people far away -- Part VI. Animal premonitions. Premonitions of fits, comas, and sudden deaths ; Forebodings of earthquakes and other disasters -- Part VII. Conclusions. Animal powers and the human mind -- Appendix A. How to take part in research -- Appendix B. Experiments with Jaytee -- Appendic C. Morphic fields.