The dog might know what you're thinking, scientist says

2021-08-04

Many dog and cat owners are convinced their pets understand words, and studies have found some animals do have a capacity to understand human language. Dogs, cats and horses have a variety of facial expressions that may correspond to their thoughts or emotions, and they may have a capacity to understand human facial expressions as well, writes Nora Bradford, who studies cognitive science at the University of California at Irvine.

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