Sharing germs. Previous studies show that, indeed, dogs share much of their bacteria with their human owners over time, and
They’re our best friends! Around 144 million Americans own a dog or cat as a pet. But how did our domesticated companions make the transition from wild creatures to tamed animals? And what does their history have to do with our history? HuffPost Science's Jacqueline Howard reports.
The bonding brain. What do other scientists make of the study? Dr. Paul Zak, a professor of neurology at Loma Linda University
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.
What happened? The dogs were much less likely to heed the experimenter's guidance in phase three than in phase one. That
When the person said "Hi dog!" in a high-pitched voice and looked straight at the dog, and then turned toward the pot, the