Aristotle claimed that animals do not have much capacity for thought or feeling—but science has come a long way, baby. Jonathan Balcombe and Marc Bekoff—leading scientists in the growing field of animal ethology—have spent decades studying the complex emotional lives of animals, including morality in animal communities and animals’ capacity for pleasure.
ANIMAL SHELTERING: Vol. 2010
, Article 7.
Available at: https://animalstudiesrepository.org/animshel/vol2010/iss2/7