12 Jun '12, 6pm

Study: Dogs show empathy to crying people | Care2 Causes

Empathy is a 2 way street and if a therapy dog felt empathy (as we understand it) every human they visited where they show comfort and attention the dog, who some gift human emotion verses dog, would be devastated. Nurses have to train to learn to leave much of their emotion at home to do what they do Why does the male lion show no empathy when he kills other lions cubs? Or the wild dog who shows intense family bond to the point they will attack and rip outsiders apart. Do thy also feel the empathy for the loss? My point is that I agree dogs respond to human emotion but we interpret the response. I believe dogs love us and can sense when we fell bad just as they can sense when we are about to have a seizure As far as your :hold my horses" and the rest,. I seriously doubt it as your pretty direct and it was you who attempted to explain to me what you apparently do not grasp...

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