Animals are not “killing” us, says Dr. Peter Singer, author of the new book, Caring for Animals is Not Killing Us: How We Can Help Them.
Singer and his wife, Anne, have been caring for and caring for animals for decades.
Singer’s book will be released by HarperCollins on Thursday.
He spoke with the Associated Press on the phone from New York City.
NPR’s Laura Sydell, David Folkenflik and Jennifer De Pinto contributed to this report.