Kostas Dimitriadis is a veterinarian (DVM). He has delved deeply in anthrozoology, evolutionary psychology and ethology. He has travelled the four corners of the world studying local cultures. As a veterinarian he has done volunteer work in animal welfare organizations for the protection of stray animals for many years. He has worked in ARCHELON, the Sea Turtle Protection Society of Greece, and EKPAZ - Hellenic Wildlife Hospital, a wildlife care and rehabilitation center. His books and articles focus on the behavioral psychology of humans as part of nature, animal behavior as well as human animal interaction.
BOOKS by Kostas Dimitriadis
-Happiness. The art of living in harmony and unity with the self but also with nature
-Discover your deeper nature. A new life will begin: A journey of self- awareness through
understanding animal nature
-Fear and Love:A journey of self- awareness through understanding animal nature
-Paws and the tails of happiness: Life lessons from your dog and cat
-The power of pets: How a pet can change your life
-A pet can change your life: Human-Animal Relationships
-Dying for you and other stories of ordinary madness: Human-Animal Relationships
-It's a dog's life: It is the life of a dog that makes us better people
Every encounter with a different life, a different way of existence reveals the magic of nature. Every encounter with an animal can become the spark that will light up the fire of self-awareness, illuminate the depths of our lives, make our inner world visible, and make our spirit capable of recognizing the unity of life.
Love and fear, approaching or avoiding, are the two basic mechanisms inherent in all animals and all human civilizations. They are also the womb from where emotions come forth; positive emotions like joy, hope, curiosity but also negative emotions like shame, guilt, and grief. They are the evolutionarily enhanced mechanism of response and survival