Dogs' Ability to Sense Communication Similar to Infants

Dogs may be as receptive to certain human communication signals as infants are, according to a new study published in the journal Current Biology. Hungarian researchers found that dogs' eyes follow where a person is looking if the person first communicates with the dog, such as through eye contact. The researchers showed 29 dogs a series of videos depicting a person turning toward a pot. If the person looked in the direction of the dog and said, "Hi, dog!" in a high-pitched voice before...Full Story
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