How Domestication Changed the Dog

Long ago, our relationship with wolves was very different than what our relationship with domesticated dogs is today. We have gone from an adversarial situation, one in which we fought with them for survival to one in which we cohabitate companionably - and sometimes even have closer relationships with our canine friends than we do [...]

By |2019-08-19T11:53:40+00:00August 13th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Science Proves Dogs Can Recognize Dishonest People

Ask any dog owner about how smart their pet is, and you’re certain to hear more than one humorous response about how endearingly mindless they can be at times. But on the other hand, you’ll find that most owners regularly claim that their dogs are smart, attentive, and highly responsive. Indeed, it seems that the [...]

By |2019-01-24T20:38:58+00:00January 24th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Dogs: The Psychology of Love and Rejection

Research has shown what many of us have suspected for a long time: dogs can love their human companions. And if dogs are capable of feeling love for humans, that naturally leads to another question: are they also capable of loving other dogs? When we consider adding another dog to our family, can we pick [...]

By |2018-04-17T18:32:32+00:00April 17th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Research Gets Inside the Minds and Emotions of Dogs

Like any relationship, dog owners are always curious to know what their dogs are thinking or feeling. As humans, our curiosity to understand our pets and build legitimate bonds with our pets is part of our intrinsic need to connect with sentient beings. Thanks to new research, dog owners can get a glimpse into the [...]

By |2018-03-19T19:42:54+00:00March 19th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments