Man’s Best Friends Know Who Their Best Friends Are

Dogs may know you better than you suspect…

Man’s Best Friends Know Who Their Best Friends Are – DISCOVER Magazine

Researchers and pet owners have long known that dogs can learn spoken commands and understand certain human gestures. But can they actually eavesdrop—that is, pick up information simply by watching interactions between people? Animal cognition researcher Sarah Marshall-Pescini and her colleagues at the University of Milan believe that dogs do indeed engage in interspecies snooping.

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