The Resource Merle's door : lessons from a freethinking dog, Ted Kerasote, (electronic resource)

Merle's door : lessons from a freethinking dog, Ted Kerasote, (electronic resource)

Label
Merle's door : lessons from a freethinking dog
Title
Merle's door
Title remainder
lessons from a freethinking dog
Statement of responsibility
Ted Kerasote
Title variation
  • Merles door
  • Merles door
Title variation remainder
lessons from a freethinking dog
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ted Kerasote met and adopted Merle, a Laborador mix, while he was on a camping trip. Merle had been living in the wild, and after taking the dog home with him to Wyoming, Kerasote soon realized that Merle could not adjust to inhabiting exclusively in the human world. So he put a door in his house to let Merle live both outside and in.A deeply touching portrait of a remarkable animal, Merle's Door explores the issues that all animals and their human companions face as their lives intertwine, and presents the latest research into animal behavior as well as the origins and evolution of human-dog interaction. Merle showed Kerasote how dogs might live were they free; Kerasote suggests how they should be allowed to live, and the doors that should always remain open to them
Summary
Describes how the author adopted a dog living on its own in the wild and his decision to install a dog door in his house so that the dog could live both inside and outside, in a study of the human-dog partnership and animal consciousness and behavior
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Audio
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10081202
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Kerasote, Ted
Dewey number
636.70929
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not applicable
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1120
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Patrick Lawlor
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  • Lawlor, Patrick G.
  • hoopla digital
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True
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  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Human-animal communication
  • Dog owners
Target audience
adult
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lessons from a freethinking dog
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Label
Merle's door : lessons from a freethinking dog, Ted Kerasote, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT10757051
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (780 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781400123575
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT10757051
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Merle's door : lessons from a freethinking dog, Ted Kerasote, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10757051
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (780 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400123575
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10757051
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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