Posts Tagged ‘Dogs’



If Pets Had Thumbs

    Have you ever wondered why we have thumbs? Do you think only humans have thumbs?  What if all animals had thumbs? Our thumbs are an example of an adaptation.  Our hands evolved over time (much like our eyes and other distinct features) to serve a purpose critical to our survival as a species. […]

Does your dog really, truly understand you?

Does your dog really, truly understand you?  Dogs Understand Human Words and Intonations! It is both what you say and the way that you say it that matters when it comes to communicating with man’s best friend, research has revealed. In a recent research study done at the Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest in Hungary, scientists scanned […]

Are Pit Bulls Inherently Dangerous? Science Says No…

  The Maryland Court of Appeals recently deemed pit bulls and pit bull mixes “inherently dangerous,” but many animal experts and dog advocates believe the court’s ruling may have been too extreme.”Inherently dangerous” implies that all pit bulls are, through genetics or their environment, born with a vicious streak. But studies are showing that the […]