dog behavior - updates

Rappler's latest stories on dog behavior


AI system predicts dog behavior by thinking like a dog

Apr 16, 2018 - 7:00 PM

The study reportedly opens up new research possibilities for AI systems and shows that animals could be new sources of its training data.

Sunday in the park with your dog

Sep 24, 2017 - 9:35 AM

Amid a boom in pet ownership and pampering – as well as rescuing and neutering dogs and cats – a dog trainer organizes a regular, supervised off-leash dog park

What's The Big Idea? How to make your dogs happy

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:46 PM

In this week's episode of 'What's The Big Idea?' with Coco Alcuaz, a canine behavior expert talks about what humans should do to keep dogs happy – making them man's best friend for life

Man's best friend? It may be genetic

Sep 30, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Experiments involving several hundred dogs and a sweeping analysis of their genomes uncovered a handful of genetic variants clearly linked to canines being friendly with humans

Dogs, like humans, distinguish words and intonation

Aug 30, 2016 - 6:45 PM

The scientists study 13 dogs who remained lying still while a brain scanner measured their brain activity as they listened to their owners speak

WHAT DOGS HEAR. Israeli citizens sit with their dogs in the park during "The city-wide dog day" in Tel Aviv, which was timed to coincide with Dog Day celebrations worldwide on August 26, 2016. Photo by Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP

Dogs snub people who are mean to their owners – study

Jun 12, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Findings reveal canines have the capacity to co operate socially – a characteristic found in a relatively small number of species including humans and some other primates

CO-OPERATIVE BEHAVIOR. Animal welfare supporters walk with their dogs during a rally to raise awareness about animal welfare in Beirut, Lebanon, March 15, 2015. Photo by Wael Hamzeh/EPA