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Does Your Dog Know What Sex You Are From The Sound of Your Voice?

To analyse which way the dogs were looking, the researchers used videos of the dogs to see which way their head was oriented compared to a centre line

  After glancing at the people in the photo above, what did you think? Perhaps you just thought ‘four people’, or ‘older people’, but it’s likely if I asked you to describe it you would say, ‘two men, two women’. As humans, we love to categorize things. Upon meeting a new person you’re likely to [...]

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