Is Dog An Intellectual Animal As We Expect; Study Reveals Shocking ResultsnavEEn (Author) Published Date : Oct 05, 2018 17:10 IST
The recent study of scientists reveals that dogs are not as much intelligence as people are thinking. Researchers say dogs are no smarter than other domestic animals like pigeon, dolphins and goats. The new study from the University of Exeter concluded dogs’ cognition is not exceptional.
Dogs, which belong to domestic, social hunting and carnivores, were compared with animals of those categories including lion, racoon, wolves, hyena chimpanzees and bears. Scientists also compared it with cat, pig and horse. They say people are expecting too much from them and sometimes it leads to disappointment. Some varieties of dogs are in the police department for finding the criminals and other identifications.
Dogs are one of the popular pet animals throughout the world where people use them for status, support, love, play and guard. This finding about dogs may be an unacceptable thing for some people who love the dog. As per the study, goats, sheep, pigs, dolphins can identify the humans as like the dog. Pigs can able to identify humans by smelling while sheep, goat, chimpanzees can able to identify by the face.The study also suggests there is no evidence that dogs identify themselves in a mirror.ads
Is Dog An Intellectual Animal As We Expect; Study Reveals Shocking Results