TITLE

Time for a Dog Nap?

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;10/17/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study which found that dogs often yawn after watching people do it. Before the study was conducted, scientists thought that people could make only other people and chimpanzees yawn. According to experts, the results of the study are a sign that dogs can feel empathy, which is the ability to understand how someone feels. Researcher Atsushi Senju said that dogs are good at reading humans' signals.
ACCESSION #
34765096

 

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