Table of Contents
   Authors' Notep. ix
   Dr. House, Meet Doctor Dolittlep. 3
      Redefining the Boundaries of Medicine
   The Feint of Heartp. 19
      Why We Pass Out
   Jews, Jaguars, and Jurassic Cancerp. 31
      New Hope for an Ancient Diagnosis
   Roar-gasmp. 55
      An Animal Guide to Human Sexuality
   Zoophoriap. 87
      Getting High and Getting Clean
   Scared to Deathp. 109
      Heart Attacks in the Wild
   Fat Planetp. 132
      Why Animals Get Fat and How They Get Thin
   Grooming Gone Wildp. 159
      Pain, Pleasure, and the Origins of Self-Injury
   Fear of Feedingp. 176
      Eating Disorders in the Animal Kingdom
   The Koala and the Clapp. 194
      The Hidden Power of Infection
   Leaving the Nestp. 212
      Animal Adolescence and the Risky Business of Growing Up
   Zoobiquityp. 234
   Acknowledgmentsp. 245
   Notesp. 249
   Indexp. 293