When Man Meets Dog: What A Difference A Dog Makes!

May 15, 2016|
When Man Meets Dog: What A Difference A Dog Makes! by Chris Blazina
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Have you ever wondered why dogs are considered, ''man''s best friend?'' In this book, Psychologist Dr Christopher Blazina explains the importance of the unique bond between men and dogs. There are widely-held beliefs that males naturally transition into a state of self-imposed seclusion and emotional detachment in adulthood. Even relying on another person violates the rules of being a man.When Man Meets Dogexplores how the bond with animal companions bypasses many of these barriers, helping males develop into happier, healthier men. What a difference a dog can make!

It''s also important to discuss the other side of attachment: loss. Again, the mixed messages men receive lead to difficulties with managing grief.When Man Meets Dogis the first book to discuss men''s ''continuing bonds'' with a lost animal companion. A continuing bond is a new way of reconnecting and preserving the memory of this unique connection.

When Man Meets Dogis a memoir with a purpose. Chris shares his very personal story of how two shelter dogs not only changed the direction of his life, but also how he defines what it means to be a man.

Dr Chris Blazinais a psychologist, professor, and author. Specialising in men''s psychology, Dr Blazina is now applying that knowledge to an in-depth understanding of ''man''s best friend.'' He has written three books focused on the psychology of men, and two additional books guiding researchers and clinicians about the importance of a...
Title:When Man Meets Dog: What A Difference A Dog Makes!
Product dimensions:160 pages, 8.95 X 6.25 X 0.5 in
Shipping dimensions:160 pages, 8.95 X 6.25 X 0.5 in
Published:May 15, 2016
Publisher:Veloce Publishing
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781845848798

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