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Have You Told Your Best Friend “Good Dog” Lately?

August 9, 2009

Because there’s a pretty good chance that your mutt will understand you, especially if it is a modern breed.

Using adapted tests designed for human children, psychologists have learned that average dogs can count, reason and recognize words and gestures on par with a human 2 -year-old.

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He said the average dog can understand about 165 words, including signs, signals and gestures. They can also count to about 5, he said.

from CNN

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