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You Can Prevent Seagulls From Stealing Your Food Simply By Staring At Them

At the beach and on the boardwalk, seagulls have a bad reputation for swooping down on unsuspecting people to steal their food. But scientists recently discovered there's a simple solution for deterring these avian thieves: Stare at them. Via: Live Science

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New Study Confirms: "Puppy Eyes" Are a Result Of Evolution Aimed At Melting Human's Heart

A study published by science journal PNAS News makes the case that domesticated dogs have developed facial muscles over time to better communicate with humans and it makes perfect sense to us: dogs have a muscle that lets them make a face to melt a human's heart.

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Research Proves That Early Exposure To Cat Urine Makes Mice Less Likely To Escape From Cats

Apparently, there is one way to prevent mice from backing down in the face of a dangerous cat. According to new research presented at this year's Society for Experimental Biology meeting in Prague, if a baby mouse is exposed to the L-Felinine compound found in cat urine, they are less likely to run from cats when they're older. 

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Here Are The Top 10 US Cities for Dog Parks

Dog parks are gaining popularity in city park systems across the country. In 2019, The TPL counted 810 of them in the nation's 100 largest cities—an increase of 37 parks since this time last year. Read 2019 Dog Parks report to find out which cities are leading the pack when it comes to building dog-friendly parks. Via: TPL

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A New Research Finds That Dogs' Personalities Can Change To Be Like Their Owners

Dogs apparently do become like their owners — and now there's research to prove it. A new study by psychologists at Michigan State University (MSU) found that dog personalities change over time and their owners play a part. Via: Fox News



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"The Secret Language Of Cats" Is a Must Read Book For Anyone Who Wants To Understand His Cat Better

Have you ever wondered what your cat is saying? Cat sounds have a purpose, and they can carry important messages, whether for us or other cats. Susanne Schötz is a professor at Lund University in Sweden and in her new book "The Secret Language of Cats" Schötz offers a crash course in the phonetic study of cat sounds. A definite 'must read' if you want a better understanding of your cat. Via: The Purrington Post

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New Research Confirms: Petting a Dog Is Like a Drug For Our Brain

It turns out that petting a dog impacts your brain in a pretty amazing way which can explain why so many people find it a calming experience and it's just one more way that dogs make our lives better. Via: Iheartdogs

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According To a New Research, Unicorns Did Exist After All And People Are Excited

The Ice Age rhinoceros, known as the "Siberian unicorn" due to its enormous single horn, was thought to have gone extinct up to 200,000 years ago. However, new research published in Nature Ecology and Evolution shows it survived until at least 39,000 years ago, meaning the giant lived alongside humans.

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According To a New Research, Goats Can Tell When You're Happy

Apparently, dogs aren't the only domestic animals that can read our emotions. According to a new research, Not only can goats tell when people are happy, but they also prefer interacting with happy people. Via: ZME Science

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Owning a Cat? You Wouldn't Believe How It Can Boost Your Career

Apparently, our aversion to scooping poop out of our cat's litter box could be preventing us from realizing our career potential, according to a new research linking parasite to entrepreneurial drive in humans. 


 






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According To a New Study, Cat Owners Are More Intelligent Than Dog Owners

In a time of political polarity and extreme views, the world's biggest rivalry, cat lovers versus dog lovers, has raised its cute, furry head again. This time, with a new study by Denise Guastello. Via: Land of cats

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Want To Live Longer? Get a Dog

Good news for animal lovers: having a dog can actually lower your risk of dying from certain diseases.






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GPS Trackers Reveal The Crazy Distance Your Cat Goes At Night

Cats love to wander — but just how far they go is pretty wild. Australian researchers put GPS trackers on a dozen cats and tracked down their movements. The resulting maps are surprising, we knew cats are used to roam around the neighborhood during the night, but nobody could imagine that some of the cats walked as far as 3km. Look at these maps to understand the way cats actually move at night.


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Struggling Relationship? According to New Research, Puppy Pictures Might Help

A new study published this week in Psychological Science found that people who were shown photos of puppies and bunnies next to a photo of their partner developed more positive associations with that partner than control groups.

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These States Have The Fattest Cats And Dogs

While a lot of people may think chubby cats and dogs look adorable, obesity is a real health problem for many pets in the United States.

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