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Dogs Prefer Petting Over Praise
Science & Tech  (tags: dogs, petting, verbal praise, Canine Science )

BarbCat
- 37 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
According to a new study by the Canine Science Collaboratory at Arizona State University and published in the journal Behavioural Processes, dogs would rather be petted than receive vocal praise.
New Study Confirms That Dogs Really Are Like Your Children
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, animals, dogs, children, science, research, study, interesting, news, scientists )

CarrieSIC
- 50 days ago - phenomena.nationalgeographic.com
On an intellectual level I understand that having a dog is not the same as having a human child. Still, what I feel for him has got to be something like maternal attachment. And a new brain-imaging study backs me up on this.
Research Shows Dogs Are Much Smarter Than We Think
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, dogs, humans, pets, interesting, society, world )

Caree
- 50 days ago - preview.msn.com
Ongoing experiments are showing that -- in terms of memory, social interactions, and emotional intelligence -- dogs are much smarter than we give them credit for. Dogs can learn hundreds of words and a border collie named Chaser has learned over 1000 differ
The Mythology of Dog Years
Science & Tech  (tags: pets, dogs, life span, dog years, myth, animals, research, study, interesting, humans )

CarrieSIC
- 53 days ago - priceonomics.com
In 2008, when the world's oldest reported dog -- a 29-year-old labrador named Bella -- passed away, Daily Mail wasted no time in sensationalizing the news: "The World's Oldest Dog Dies at the Age of 203 (in Canine Years)."
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Urge the FDA to End Painful Tests on Animals
Science & Tech  (tags: Thousands of mice, rats, rabbits, dogs, monkeys are killed, can cause severe abdominal pain, paralysis, convulsions, seizures, bleeding from the nose, mouth and genitals, research, science, scientists, medicine, safety, technology, treatment, s )

Kelly
- 130 days ago - peta.org
Shockingly, the FDA acknowledges that 92 out of every 100 drugs that successfully pass these crude animal tests fail or cause harm during human clinical trials. In spite of this intolerable failure rate, the FDA continues
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Support the Beagle Freedom Bill
Science & Tech  (tags: tax-payer funded laboratories, the dogs and cats for public adoption, through rescue organizations, test cosmetics, pharmaceutical drugs, household products, often very painful, activists, violence, americans, murder, health, internet, sadness, dogs, de )

Kelly
- 162 days ago - beaglefreedomproject.org
Beagle Freedom Project's important legislative push to enact laws that would ensure research facilities can give dogs used in laboratory testing a chance at a life after research.
Dog Disease Could Be Boon for Human Medicine
Science & Tech  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Dog disease, Health, Humans, Medicine, Drugs )

Ray
- 247 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Texas is a very energetic, smart and playful German shepherd dog. "He always tries his best to please me," said his owner Helene Bäckman.
Headset for Dogs Translates Their Thoughts
Science & Tech  (tags: research, dogs, invention, headset, bizarre, canine thoughts )

Giana
- 292 days ago - smallbusiness.yahoo.com
This is part of a series of articles that looks at some of the most bizarre and niche business ideas we see here at Springwise.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED SAVE THE HARLAN BEAGLES
Science & Tech  (tags: research, study, scientists, science, performance, medicine, health, discovery, business, animals, world, internet, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, business, money, lies, treatment, safety, prevention, risks, medicine, disease, nutrition, investigation )

Kelly
- 366 days ago - change.org
The company owns several UK-based sites, two of which house beagles. Their Cambridgeshire site breeds beagles for sale to laboratories and universities whilst their Loughborough site keeps 'donor beagles'
Doctors Sue Wayne State University for Experimenting on Dogs
Science & Tech  (tags: research, scientists, world, study, performance, science, space, interesting, investigation, internet, safety, health, medicine, safety, treatment, research, protection, study, healthcare, health, disease, prevention, interesting, science, risks, Body-Min )

Kelly
- 374 days ago - lifewithdogs.tv
A group of physicians is filing a lawsuit against Detroit's Wayne State University for using dogs in heart experiments that have no scientific or medical value, and only cause the dogs pain and early deaths. Rogue, one of the many dogs to live a short
GOOD NEWS GOOD NEWS Brazilian Activists Rescue 200 Drug Test Beagles
Science & Tech  (tags: research, world, scientists, news, science, performance, investigation, health, environment, concept, animals, interesting, safety, society, medicine, money, GoodNews, dishonesty, corruption, business, lies, cover-up, treatment, research, protection, medi )

Kelly
- 402 days ago - lifewithdogs.tv
Animal activists are rumored to be behind the freeing of nearly 200 beagles to be used for drug testing in the state of Sao Paulo.
Dogs Have Feelings Too, Brain Scans Prove It
Science & Tech  (tags: dogs, brain scans, neuroscience, study, technology, feelings, humans )

Giana
- 413 days ago - health.yahoo.net
Advances in neuroscience stand to revolutionize the way society views dogs. Together with his adopted black terrier, neuroscientist Gregory Berns of Emory University has begun to run magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans on canines.
ACTION NEEDED Tell the NFL to Stop Funding Sports-Injury Experiments on Animals
Science & Tech  (tags: NFL, torture, dogs, mice, rats, money, dishonesty, corporate, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, abuse, americans, research, scientists, NewTechnology, science, technology, study, medicine, treatment, prevention, safety, risks, medicine, death, researc )

Kelly
- 440 days ago - secure.peta.org
For years, the National Football League Foundation, formerly known as NFL Charities, has quietly funded horrific and deadly sports-injury experiments on dogs, mice, rats, and other animals at Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania,
Puppy 'Klondike' Born From Frozen Embryo
Science & Tech  (tags: dogs, frozen embryo, science, research, NewTechnology )

Giana
- 631 days ago - news.discovery.com
A puppy named "Klondike" is one of the first pups in the world to be born from a frozen embryo.
Dogs First Drawn to Humans for Food (Surprise!) : Discovery News
Science & Tech  (tags: dogs, animals, pets, science, society, research, study )

Kevin
- 669 days ago - news.discovery.com
Ever feel tickled as a dog approached you -- tail wagging, friendly face -- only to realize he was after that half-sandwich you had stashed in your bag? It turns out that food may also have been the original lure as dogs first became domesticated.
 

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