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■Class discussion: Do you think sharing your life with a dog is good for you? Why or why not? Why would having a dog have a greater impact on people who live alone? Does having an animal companion affect a person’s mental health as well as physical health? How long have dogs been companions of human beings? What animals were the ancestors of dogs? How did they evolve into dogs? What work have dogs performed for human beings over the centuries?
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