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A Closer Look at Separation Anxiety in Dogs

A study by academics at the University of Lincoln, UK, and the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Kosice, Slovakia, aims to improve our understanding of dogs’ behaviour in the owner’s absence.



Word Generalisation by a Dog (Canis familiaris): Is Shape Important?

Researchers at the University of Lincoln worked with Gable the Border Collie on a project which investigated how dogs associate words with objects. Read more about the project in The New York Times or for a free-access copy of the full research paper, visit Plos One