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Today’s Solutions: June 25, 2024

Pigs

Study finds pigs and horses recognize positive and negative tones

Along the line, we evolved with certain animals and decided to keep their use but also their ability to connect with us. This is certainly the reason humans have bonded so closely with dogs and cats. As it turns out, this is the case with livestock as well.  A recent study from the University Read More...

A female hand stroking a brown horse head.

Why we should speak kindly to animals

More and more people are realizing that animals are sentient beings with complex emotional capabilities. Laws in Spain have recently changed to recognize them as such and many studies have also confirmed this, like this experiment which was able to decode pigs’ emotions. An international Read More...