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New Study Confirms Cats Do Recognize Their Names But Prefer To Ignore You

Much is known about the ability of dogs to communicate with humans, but researchers in Japan decided to investigate how well domestic cats could discriminate between different human words. The study claims to be "the first experimental evidence showing cats' ability to understand human verbal utterances". 

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New Study Finds Pets Can Tell Time And Are Probably Using It to Judge You

Yes, your cat does know his feeding schedule and your dog knows when she is usually walked — or at least our pets have an idea of how time works, says a new study from Northwestern University.

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Dog People Suspect a New Study Suggesting Dogs Are 'Not Exceptional' Was Written By Cats

Scientific American is receiving a lot of backlash from dog people for sharing a new study that suggests canines are not exceptional in the animal world. According to the study which has just published in the journal Learning and Behavior, dogs are cognitively quite ordinary when compared to other carnivores, domestic animals, and social hunters. "There is no current case for canine exceptionalism," the authors conclude. Well, dog people have a lot to say about it...

But forget about science. This gallery of wholesomeness is just full of memes that prove that dogs are, in fact, quite extraordinary!

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If you have an elderly or very sick cat by your side, you may feel the need to know the symptoms of a dying cat, to know if it is really dying or if there is still time to say goodbye to them. In this new AnimalWised video, they explain how to know if a cat is going to die, by pinpointing several signals, and also explain what you should do when a cat dies, that is to say, the steps you have to take. 

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New Study Shows That Parenting Skills Even Apply To Guide Dogs

Parenting techniques go a long way. It will basically create lasting consequences for behavior. So it's no surprise that those same rules apply when it comes to parenting your dog.

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