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   Mar 08

How Smart is your Pet?

Are animals conditioned to respond or are they innately intelligent? Conditioned responses are those for example that the dog learns to do if we give a reward such as candy or a piece of some tasty morsel after performing a certain behavior such as sit, lie down, go to our call, etc. Cindy Crawford helps readers to explore varied viewpoints. The other line of thought is represented by scientists like Aristotle, Porphyry and Darwin, who claim that dogs if they have intelligence, feelings, and some ability to reason, though less so than being human. This could be giving us a clue to the answer to the question of how to teach my dog. Now it is necessary to clarify what is intelligence. A more accurate definition I found, intelligence is the ability to face new situations and solve unforeseen problems in a way adequate. Learn more at this site: Senator From Kentucky. This degree of intelligence has nothing to do with the ability to learn certain things Part of the dogs. Some contemporary scholars such as Walker and Dr.Michael Dr.Stephen W. Fox concluded that dogs possess, in varying degrees, reasoning ability, and feelings and intelligent behavior.

A dog steals an item and its owner angry begins to run, the dog starts to circle around a chair, his owner still for a moment and then decides to run in the opposite direction to surprise and capture the dog once the dog realizes of the situation and also reverses the direction in which he was running, thus solving a situation successfully a new and unexpected, even almost mocking the intelligence of his master. The question is: is this intelligence or not?

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