What we know about what dogs know.

This is the title of an article in The Modern Farmer, which is a review of a book about canine cognition – a rapidly expanding subject.

The article starts:

In “Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs,” author, journalist and online news editor for Science magazine David H. Grimm shows the long journey of dogs and cats from wild animals to working animals to (in many cases) something close to a member of the family.

To read the article, follow this link.

 

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About transformational1

I have many interests and I have had a varied career. I am a semi-retired professional dog trainer, specialising in the use of positive reinforcement. I do some consultations, I run instructor workshops and I am setting up a Dogs and Psychotherapy Research Project. I have a law degree from Melbourne University (but have never practiced) and I am passionate about Human Rights. My first degree was in Sociology. I worked as a social researcher on issues such as low income housing, women's refuges and women in the workforce. I live in an inner suburb of Melbourne, Australia, and I have a German Shepherd called Chance.
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