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Dogs and humans share a social bond unlike any two species on the planet. But how does your dog really feel about you? Dog scientist Dr. Brian Hare has created a series of games to help you better understand your canine companion.

Your Dog Knows Exactly What You’re Saying loading...
Your Dog Knows Exactly What You’re Saying
Until now, scientists didn't know that the canines understand both our words and the tone in which we say them.
Demand for 'Cute' Bulldogs Is Destroying the Breed loading...
Demand for 'Cute' Bulldogs Is Destroying the Breed
A new genetic analysis finds a worrying lack of diversity among the popular dog breed.
Australia’s War Hero Dog loading...
Australia’s War Hero Dog
Sarbi once went missing in Afghanistan for over a year and was awarded the RSPCA Purple Cross Award.
Australia’s Railway Dog loading...
Australia’s Railway Dog
Bob hitch-hiked across the South Australian railway system in the late 1800s.
The Most Feared Dogs May Also Be the Most Misunderstood loading...
The Most Feared Dogs May Also Be the Most Misunderstood
Many countries ban pit bulls as a dangerous breed but “there’s no science that bears that idea out,” says this author.
Dog Meat Festival Opens Amid Outrage loading...
Dog Meat Festival Opens Amid Outrage
Animal advocates say China's Yulin festival promotes inhumane conditions.
History of Dogs Tracked Through Contagious Canine Cancer loading...
History of Dogs Tracked Through Contagious Canine Cancer
A cancer, known as canine tranmissible veneral tumour, is the oldest living cancer ever and is highly contagious.
Dogs Are Even More Like Us Than We Thought loading...
Dogs Are Even More Like Us Than We Thought
For one, canines shun people who are mean to their owners, a new study says.
Why You Should Never Pat A Guide Dog loading...
Why You Should Never Pat A Guide Dog
On International Guide Dog Day, experts are urging the public not to distract working dogs.
Sled Dogs Have Been Pulling Us for Millennia, Archaeology Shows loading...
Sled Dogs Have Been Pulling Us for Millennia, Archaeology Shows
Dogs have played a crucial role in human habitation of the Far North, and we're just beginning to understand it.
How Dogs Can Sniff Out Diabetes and Cancer loading...
How Dogs Can Sniff Out Diabetes and Cancer
Our pet canines can be trained to detect diseases in people—and they're amazingly good at it.
Can Your Dog Or Cat Be Allergic To You? loading...
Can Your Dog Or Cat Be Allergic To You?
Our pets can suffer from many of the same allergens that make humans miserable

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