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What a dog might feel from being dumped at a shelter

Dogs feels the same bond to their owners as do children.

Scientists at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna (Vetmeduni Vienna) are studying how animals bond with humans. In findings published in the journal PLOS ONE, researchers explain how the bond between dogs and humans is similar to that of a parent and child. The recent study highlights what a dog might feel from being dumped at a shelter.

Your child has a fever - Now what? Today's Approach To Treat Fever

Understanding your child's fever

A fever (pyrexia) is defined as an elevation of body temperature above the normal range, due to a change in the body’s temperature set-point. A fever should not be confused with hyperthermia. Hyperthermia is an elevation of body temperature due to the inability of the body to dissipate heat as rapidly as heat is being accumulated.