Recent Study Suggests That Your Dog Does This For You When You’re Upset

Recent Study Suggests That Your Dog Does This For You When You’re Upset

Advertisement There’s something about a dog’s soft fur and kind eyes that works like medicine when you’re feeling down in the dumps. Making you feel better seems effortless for them, but a new study suggests their mood-boosting powers aren’t as incidental as we used to think. The question of whether or not dogs feel empathy is still yet to be answered, but researchers recently published a study that suggests dogs are receptive to human emotional states and can choose to actively help when they sense a human in distress. To start the experiment,…continue reading →