The Bond Between Humans and Dogs

One Day University

Apr 6 2023 • 21 mins

Did you know that dogs have an easier time learning their name if it ends in a “y?” That’s just one of the many insights Amherst College psychology professor Catherine Sanderson shares with host Steven Schragis in this episode about the relationship between humans and dogs. There are many health benefits to being a “dog person.” Owning a cat, however, is a slightly different story.

One Day University is a co-production of iHeart Podcasts and School of Humans. It is a Curiosity Podcast. You can sign up at the website to become a member and access over 700 full length video lectures. You can also download their app. Once you’re a member,  you can watch Professor Catherine Sanderson’s lecture, “Dogs and Humans: Why Has This Bond Been so Long-Lasting?”

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