• How Much Do Dogs Understand About Death?

    2 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    I spent nearly half my life working as a veterinary technician. During that time I helped many dogs cross the Rainbow Bridge and witnessed others coping with the loss of a beloved human or a fellow pet.
    While they absolutely understand the concepts of pain and illness, do dogs grasp the finality of death? And if so, do they know when that moment is approaching and adjust their behavior accordingly?
    Scientific research on the subject is scarce since it is impossible for us to know what our dogs are thinking or feeling. Instead, we have to rely on the varying behaviors they display when...
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