Don’t Fall For It! Dogs Don’t Feel Shame
We’re all guilty of attributing human emotions to our pets, and no one seems to be immune from that “awh” reaction when our pooch gives us that look.
You know the one I’m talking about.
You’re scolding Fido for chewing up those slippers, or even worse, grabbing that steak off the counter top. Then comes the tail between the legs, the lowered head, and the big droopy eye look.
A new study suggests however dogs are not feeling guilt over their indiscretions,
You’ve got to admit though, they may still be smarter than we are because they know that look will more than likely get you to back off on your reprimand.