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The Resource Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann

Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann

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Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words
Title
Chaser
Title remainder
unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words
Statement of responsibility
John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
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Language
eng
Summary
Chaser has a way with words. She knows over a thousand of them -- more than any other animal of any species except humans. And she and her owner/trainer, retired psychologist John Pilley, have now demonstrated her ability to understand sentences with multiple elements of grammar and to learn new behaviors by imitation. John's work with Chaser offers a fresh perspective on what's possible in the relationship between a dog and a human
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Summary
Shares the uplifting story of a Border Collie who recognized an unprecedented number of human words to explore her role in advancing understandings about animal intelligence, recounting how she also demonstrated an ability to use deductive reasoning and imitation
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10225793
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pilley, John W
Dewey number
599.77
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Hinzmann, Hilary
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
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  • Chaser
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal communication
Target audience
adult
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unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words
Label
Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
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Copyright
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410464262
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013040192
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861210807
Label
Chaser : unlocking the genius of the dog who knows a thousand words, John W. Pilley with Hilary Hinzmann
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
463 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410464262
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013040192
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861210807

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