Dogs recognize both words and tone to know when they’re good
Enlarge / "Who's a good puppy?!"Enikő Kubinyi reader comments 13 Share this story In most tests of general intelligence, dogs rate as reasonably clever, but nothing like primates. The one place where dogs beat primates is in interacting with humans. It's not clear whether dogs are better at reading human intentions or simply more motivated to act on...
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