Dogs do have emotions. They have the same brain construction as humans do in terms of producing emotions, as well as the same hormones that undergo changes that happen during various emotional states. More »

Although there are many ways to make your dog a therapy dog, DogChannel.com notes that it is primarily a matter of carefully considering your dog's traits and behaviors, as well as your own ability to handle being in pub... More »

Dogs do not shed tears when they are sad or hurt, but they do vocalize in a way that is commonly referred to as crying. These vocalizations are also called whining and whimpering. More »

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Though the emotions of dogs can't be directly translated to those of humans, they experience forms of joy, sadness, shame, jealousy and grief. Research also indicates they may have their own form of laughter. More »

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Dogs wag their tails to convey strong emotions, such as happiness or agitation. Other clues can help people understand whether a dog's tail wagging is a gesture of welcoming or warning. More »

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Dogs do feel love, as they have the same brain construction that humans do in regard to producing emotions, states psychology professor Stanley Coren in Psychology Today. Dog brains also produce oxytocin, the same hormon... More »

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Although it was previously believed that dogs could only see in black and white, new studies indicate that dogs have limited color vision and can see the colors blue, yellow and gray. Dog do not have the ability to see t... More »

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