Every dog owner is sure to have an opinion on small dogs vs big dogs and which dog breeds are the yappiest, cuddliest and meanest. Some of it’s speculation. Some of it’s science. Some of it’s pet temperament.
A study by Vanderbilt University proves what dog owners already know — dogs are smarter than cats. The study is the first to count the number of cortical neurons in the brains of several carnivores, including dogs and cats, and discovered dogs have more than twice as many neurons as cats. Suzana Herculano-Houzel, associate professor of… Read the rest »
Knowing that your dog death grief will gradually lessen over time is probably not much comfort when the pain of their loss is still fresh, but there are some healthy ways in which you can work to cope with your feelings.