Michael Bredtved has partly a well-developed feeling for animals and he also has a sharp eye for how people use animals
to flash their cultural character.
The purebred lap dogs has had a renaissance. The interesting thing occurs when Michael Bredtved begins to look more closely at the actual exchange between animal and human, and thereby become aware of how these two almost symbiotic exchange and swap characters:
We are accustomed to think of the characters in opposing pairs like animals - human culture - nature, controlled and uncontrolled sexuality, but the symbiosis between the staged pets and its equally staged owner, the polarities repealed and creating a latent opportunity for legitimate late-bound norms.