Dogs' brains aren't hardwired to care about human faces


A story that will make you wonder if Rover has been holding out on you with those puppy dog eyes all these years don't be taken in by those melting eyes. Looking Looking up up at at you. you. Researchers Researchers say say No, No, Your Your dog dog does does not not recognize recognize you you not not buy buy your your face face anyway. anyway. In In one one experiment, experiment, eight eight out out of of 10 10 dogs dogs couldn't couldn't recognize recognize their their own own owners owners faces faces on on the the brain brain scans scans confirm confirm dogs dogs don't don't have have a a part part of of the the brain brain associated associated with with facial facial recognition. recognition. Scientists Scientists say say Our Our dogs dogs do do know know us, us, but but by by smell smell and sound messes that everything up then correspondent Elaine Cobb. When's

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