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I have just finished reading King Solomon’s Ring by Konrad Lorenz and I loved it!
Lorenz was an Austrian ethologist who pioneered various approaches to understanding animal behaviour. In this book he not only talks about his encounters with ducks and geese, which is most famous for, but also dogs, other birds and invertebrates. He manages to maintain a good balance between humour (check out his tale on ducklings not recognising him every time he stood up) and sobering reality.
His narrative makes an enjoyable read and I especially respect the final chapter titled “Morals and Weapons” which dispels the misconception that carnivores are more ruthless and dangerous than herbivores: “Who is a ‘wicked’ animal, the roe-buck who will slit the bellies even of females and young of his own kind if they are unable to escape him, or the wolf who cannot bite his hated enemy if the latter appeals to his mercy?” 
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I have just finished reading King Solomon’s Ring by Konrad Lorenz and I loved it!

Lorenz was an Austrian ethologist who pioneered various approaches to understanding animal behaviour. In this book he not only talks about his encounters with ducks and geese, which is most famous for, but also dogs, other birds and invertebrates. He manages to maintain a good balance between humour (check out his tale on ducklings not recognising him every time he stood up) and sobering reality.

His narrative makes an enjoyable read and I especially respect the final chapter titled “Morals and Weapons” which dispels the misconception that carnivores are more ruthless and dangerous than herbivores: “Who is a ‘wicked’ animal, the roe-buck who will slit the bellies even of females and young of his own kind if they are unable to escape him, or the wolf who cannot bite his hated enemy if the latter appeals to his mercy?” 

Check out: http://klha.at/support.html for more information

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