Dog Discoveries

Dogs Learn Words Courtesy of Fast Mapping

  It’s Talent Thursday, and learning to associate words with certain items is certainly an impressive talent, especially when it comes to dogs! How many words can a dog learn? Rico, the border collie, has shown the ability to learn over 200. Juliane Kaminski from the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology along with colleagues, has …

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I am Your Dog’s Liver

  Today we’ll be sharing some interesting discoveries pertaining a marvelous organ that is often underestimated, the dog’s liver. For those folks who loved reading stories from Reader’s Digest around the mid 80s’ may remember the author J.D. Ratcliff who wrote compelling articles featuring organs as if they were talking  in first person. We thought it would be fun to share …

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