02 Mar '18, 7pm

Why Are There More Studies on Dogs Than Cats? #care2

Why Are There More Studies on Dogs Than Cats? #care2

Over the past couple of years alone, studies have shown us that dogs have really good memories , understand our feelings and are altruistic to each other , just to mention a few pieces of research. But what about cats? Well, there have been a few studies, like the ones last year that discovered they are just pretending to be indifferent to us, and – sorry cats – that canines are smarter than felines . Why is it that studies about dogs are so much more common than those about cats? “The research has lagged behind in cats,” Dr. Elinor Karlsson, a geneticist at the Broad Institute and the University of Massachusetts, told New York Times science reporter James Gorman. “I think they’re taken less seriously than dogs, probably to do with societal biases.” Dr. Karlsson, who mostly does genetic research on dogs, added that “non-cat people tend to laugh at the idea of studying beha...

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