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April 03, 2019 - The Christian Science Monitor

Have you herd? It turns out cows have feelings, too.

Have you herd? It turns out cows have feelings, too.
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"That’s a very old obsession in the West – and in our religion of course – that we have souls and animals don’t have souls," says Professor de Waal. "There’s many people who accept evolutionary theory, but they always make an exception for the human mind."

This exclusionary view, he says, is becoming increasingly untenable. For one thing, humans and mammals, in addition to sharing the same biology associated with emotions, also often share some of the same basic facial expressions.

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