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6 Natural Medicines (Maybe) Used by Animals | Zoopharmacognosy

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Published on Mar 17, 2019

There have been reports of animals medicating themselves to treat illnesses, but according to the research, you shouldn't go to a non-human pharmacist just yet.

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