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Your Dog Has Feelings Just Like You Do ... There's Proof!

by Ben Olson

You know your dog loves you, but according to a study, it’s not just because you feed them every day and pick up after them in the yard.  Researchers used MRI technology to examine canine brains and found that dogs do in fact experience emotions similarly to humans!  The study revealed that activity in a certain region of the dogs’ brains increased when the dogs saw their owners or smelled a familiar human.  A similar response to an anticipated moment occurs in the same region of the human brain.  The great thing about dogs is, unlike human children, you can leave them home alone for a few hours...