Study finds dogs bond like human children
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|Thu, 06-27-2013 - 8:26am|
According to Health Day News, a new study found dog's bond to owner mirrors child's connection with parent. "Dogs may bond as tightly with their owners as young children do with their parents, a new Austrian study suggests.
Researchers from the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna wanted to explore a human bonding behavior called the "secure base effect," to see if a similar behavior existed between dogs and their owners." read more
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