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Dogs Know That Smile On Your Face

Dogs can tell the difference between happy and angry human faces, according to a new study in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on February 12. The discovery represents the first solid evidence that an animal other than humans can discriminate between emotional expressions in another species, the researchers say. “We think the dogs in […]

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The Healing Power of Pets

“Many researchers are finding that the most serious disease for older persons is not cancer or heart disease – it’s loneliness. Love is the most important health tonic we have and pets are one of nature’s best sources of love.   Dogs and cats help everyone overcome the pain of loneliness by supplying companionship and […]

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The Power of Pets

“The Power of Pets” by Laura Beil, Geocities/Petsburgh Zoo “Pet owners keep dogs and cats for companionship, affection and entertainment. Research is also suggesting that puppy love may help keep a person out of the doctor’s office. Companion animals are associated with lower stress, fewer doctors’ visits and even better survival after a heart attack. […]

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