"It's about time science has woken up to the fact that dogs are really smart," says evolutionary anthropologist Brian Hare, co-author of "The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think".
Here are some reader responses to answers in recent columns. COMMENT: "My kitties are perfect in every way. MY REPLY: There many nail clippers specifically designed for cats.
From a dog's perspective, "every day is the best day of my life." The video shows a dog named Meaty, adopted from Georgia English Bulldog Rescue.
The following reader questions about dog behavior were answered by veterinary behaviorist Dr. Debra Horwitz, of St. Louis, MO, an editor of "Decoding Your Dog" written by members of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists.
To this day, if you Google "dog screamer," up pops a column I wrote back in 2006 headlined, "He Ought To Call Himself the Dog Screamer."
Asking my Facebook fans about their New Year's resolutions for their pets has become an annual tradition. "To have my cats stop using my credit cards to buy toys and treats on the Internet.