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Dogs and Humans Might Be Closer Than We Think

Posted on: March 18, 2014 - No Comments

There is more and more astounding research coming in from scientists who have used positive methods to train a group of dogs to lie unrestrained in an MRI machine. Since dogs and humans exist in a similar social environment, it seems that both species have developed similar ways of processing social information. This may be Read More

Does having a bigger brain really mean your dog is smarter?

Posted on: November 23, 2010 - 4 Comments

New study says that dogs have bigger brains relative to their body compared to cats. But does that mean that dogs are actually smarter? Or that cats are dumb? The study published by researchers at Oxford University charted the evolution of mammal brains over the last 60 million years. They scientists found that mammals such Read More