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Dogs Can Tell When You're Lying
A study published in October suggests dogs can sense when you're lying or are untrustworthy… And once they decide someone is unreliable they’ll begin to ignore them.
New Study Shows Dogs Can Spot A Liar
Here's More Proof That Dogs Can Totally Read Our Facial Expressions
What did the researchers find? The dogs discriminated between the two facial expressions more often than chance would predict
We Try out Dog Puzzles That Promise to Turn Rover Into Einstein
Animal Welfare Editor, The Huffington Post
We all agreed, after some more snacks and wine for ourselves, that it had been fun to play these new games with our dogs, and that we'd be likely to use them again. But we almost
enjoy playing with our dogs. Had the games been more than just fun?
Dog Gets Grammar? Chaser The Border Collie Knows Nouns, Verbs & Prepositions, Study Shows (VIDEO)
Dr. Stanley Coren, a psychology professor at the University of British Columbia and an expert on canine intelligence, told
How To Know If Your Dog Is A Genius
The Cat-vs.-Dog IQ Debate Revisited
Joan Liebmann-Smith, PhD
Medical Sociologist and Medical Writer
Which are smarter: dogs or cats? This IQ debate has been raising the hackles of dog and cat lovers for decades, if not centuries. And dogs usually win paws-down. For one thing, dogs have larger brains than cats, and the larger the brain, the smarter the animal -- or so the theory goes.
Dog Breaks Vocabulary Record: Chaser The Border Collie Understands More Than 1,000 Words (VIDEO)
The previous record-holder was a dog named Rico, who held a vocabulary of 200 words. Chaser has now far passed Rico in vocabulary
Dogs vs. Cats: Canines May Be Smarter Than Felines, New Study On Brain Size Suggests
The argument is age old, but we're sure dog lovers will be touting this research over their feline-fanatic opposition. A
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