Aren't animals just like furry little versions of us? Author Paul Theroux lays the smack down on E.B. White's penchant for anthropomorphism. His solution is that to love animals you must admit you can never share with them.
But Jad and Robert, dismayed at this posit, go trolling for another solution. And they come across a photographer named Paul Nicklen. He's got not just a story, but EVIDENCE (in high-def), of an encounter of profound sharing between the species.
Paul Theroux, The Great Railway Bazaar
Paul Nicklen, Polar Obsession