Kindred : adjective
related or connected
natural relationship; affinity
sharing the same qualities, etc.
Animality : noun
The characteristics or nature of an animal
the animal kingdom
The goal of this blog is to address the nature of the human and nonhuman animal condition both in relation to each other and separate from one another, and to reach a higher appreciation of animals through a deeper understanding of animal behavior, learning, and psychology. Everything pertaining to animals lies within this scope, and any particular subject may at some time be addressed.
The author is possessed of a lifelong intellectual curiosity of animals and their behavior, both human and non, fed by an ongoing education of the physical, emotional, psychological, and behavioral lives of the Kingdom Animalia.