Researchers conducting the first large-scale study of its kind have recently found that the odds of a dog becoming afflicted with canine dementia rises by more than 50% with each year of age.
We now have scientific evidence that sheds new light on how dogs experience and navigate the world. Scientists now have documented evidence that dogs’ sense of smell is integrated with their vision and other unique parts of the brain.
New research has revealed that bolder monkeys learn faster than shy ones, which was especially evident for members of some family groups.
Researchers have found that a suite of complementary tests can quantify changes in dogs suspected of suffering from cognitive decline.
Did you know that your dog can tell the difference between when you are speaking English and when you are speaking Spanish? It’s true. In fact, dogs can distinguish between different languages all together.
Do animals also have consciousness? A new theory describes consciousness as a state that is tied to complex cognitive operations that explains how animals have a sense of consciousness.
New scientific research demonstrates that gorillas are able to recognize familiar human voices based on their relationship with the speaker.
The results of an important new study help to explain why many intelligent birds–and perhaps other animals–struggle in captivity. More specifically, the results revealed that the smarter the bird, the more unique welfare needs it has in captivity.
Scientists have now demonstrated that cockatoos learn from each other.
A new scientific study has demonstrated that crows, like bees, can comprehend the concept of zero.
A new scientific study uses a cognitive bias test to determine empathy among ravens. Researchers discovered ravens pick up on and even share negative emotions.
A new study has demonstrated that when coyote parents become habituated to humans, their offspring become more habituated, too. This … More