How Dogs Love Us

How Dogs Love Us

A Neuroscientist And His Adopted Dog Decode The Canine Brain

Book - 2013
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"[Gregory] Berns and his dog would embark on a remarkable journey and be the first to glimpse the inner workings of the canine brain. Painstakingly, the two worked together to overcome the many technical, legal, and behavioral hurdles. Berns's research offers surprising results on how dogs empathize with human emotions, how they love us, and why dogs and humans share one of the most remarkable friendships in the animal kingdom."--Jacket.
Publisher: Boston :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, 2013
ISBN: 9780544114517
0544114515
Branch Call Number: 636.7
Characteristics: xviii, 248 pages :,illustrations ;,25 cm

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leo68
Sep 06, 2015

Fantastic book. Easy to read, fascinating content. A large portion of the book (maybe a tad too much) is dedicated to telling the story of the lead-up to the actual experiments, however, it is interesting to read about hurdles, preconceptions, funding issues and the like.

Gabi_Dubh Oct 13, 2014

Fascinating book that debunks the idea of the dog owner establishing pack leadership as successful dog-human relationship. A must read for dog owners and dog lovers.

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ritarufus
Sep 03, 2015

A research study to scan dogs brains in MRI. Very interesting on how to train the dogs to sit in the scanner

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