The study suggests that the inner eyebrow raising movement triggers a nurturing response in humans because it makes the dogs' eyes appear larger, more infant like and also resembles a movement humans produce when they are sad.
Dogs have smell receptors 10,000 times more accurate than humans', making them highly sensitive to odours we can't perceive, said researchers who presented the study at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology annual meeting in Florida, US.
A recent study has found that human involvement helps dogs solve complex problems better. Human behaviour along with one's interaction with their dog may influence the animal during a problem-solving task.
District Magistrate Sheetal Verma had earlier told The Indian Express that 22 villages were under threat from dog attacks. The district administration was also asked to make these villages open defecation-free.
On August 5, six-year-old Mamoon went to play with his friends in the dense bushes behind Noor Nagar in Jamia. Given the lack of space, the garbage pile among the bushes was like a safe haven for the children. Sitting on a bed without a mattress, his mother recalled how out of five children, only […]