Putting on the Dog

Putting on the Dog

The Animal Origins of What We Wear

by Melissa Kwasny

Explores the age-old relationship between humans and animals, providing fascinating details about the historic and current use of animals as clothing

In Putting on the Dog, Melissa Kwasny explores the age-old relationship between humans and the animals that have provided us with our clothing: leather, wool, silk, feathers, pearls, and fur. From silkworms grown on plantations in Japan and mink farms off Denmark’s western coast to pearl beds in the Sea ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595349705
  • Published: April 2022


  • Hardcover
  • 9781595348647
  • Published: April 2019


  • eBook
  • 9781595348654
  • Published: April 2019