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Canines and humans are not only connected by companionship. In fact, we are evolutionarily linked and tied together by something far more complex—our brains. Join canine expert Dr. Brian Hare as he takes a peek into the inner workings of a dog’s brain through the lens of human cognition. With a mix of upbeat stories and informative interviews from leading scientists, psychologists, anthropologists, veterinarians, and dog owners, Dr. Hare tackles questions of memory, word learning, nutrition, and even love. DogSmarts is sponsored by Purina Pro Plan Bright Mind, a breakthrough in pet nutrition created to nourish a dog’s mind.

Canines and humans are not only connected by companionship. In fact, we are evolutionarily linked and tied together by something far more complex—our brains. Join canine expert Dr. Brian Hare as he takes a peek into the inner workings of a dog’s brain through the lens of human cognition. With a mix of upbeat stories and informative interviews from leading scientists, psychologists, anthropologists, veterinarians, and dog owners, Dr. Hare tackles questions of memory, word learning, nutrition, and even love. DogSmarts is sponsored by Purina Pro Plan Bright Mind, a breakthrough in pet nutrition created to nourish a dog’s mind.
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United States

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Canines and humans are not only connected by companionship. In fact, we are evolutionarily linked and tied together by something far more complex—our brains. Join canine expert Dr. Brian Hare as he takes a peek into the inner workings of a dog’s brain through the lens of human cognition. With a mix of upbeat stories and informative interviews from leading scientists, psychologists, anthropologists, veterinarians, and dog owners, Dr. Hare tackles questions of memory, word learning, nutrition, and even love. DogSmarts is sponsored by Purina Pro Plan Bright Mind, a breakthrough in pet nutrition created to nourish a dog’s mind.

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English


Episodes

DogSmarts: Coming Soon!

5/31/2017
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Canines and humans are not only connected by companionship. In fact, we are evolutionarily linked and tied together by something far more complex—our brains. Join canine expert Dr. Brian Hare as he takes a peek into the inner workings of a dog’s brain through the lens of human cognition. With a mix of upbeat stories andinformative interviews from leading scientists, psychologists, anthropologists, veterinarians, and dog owners, Dr. Hare tackles questions of memory, word learning,...

Duration: 00:00:35


Get to Work

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare speaks with several experts in the field of working and therapeutic dogs, and concludes that our furry friends have a rare and unique ability—plus the desire to work—to be our best friends.

Duration: 00:05:36


On Point

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare discusses how much our dogs understand about what we say and do.

Duration: 00:08:31


Internal Compass

6/10/2016
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Two top experts in the field of canine navigation discuss why some dogs get lost and others always manage to find their way home.

Duration: 00:07:42


On Point

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare discusses how much our dogs understand about what we say and do.

Duration: 00:08:31


Internal Compass

6/10/2016
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Two top experts in the field of canine navigation discuss why some dogs get lost and others always manage to find their way home.

Duration: 00:07:42


Empathy

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare explores the importance of love and what it means for our relationship with dogs, and, most importantly, how they are one of the only animals on Earth to tap into this.

Duration: 00:12:36


The Bright Mind Effect

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hares discusses the research and the essential nutrients that help support brain health as a dog ages.

Duration: 00:12:25


Get to Work

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare speaks with several experts in the field of working and therapeutic dogs, and concludes that our furry friends have a rare and unique ability—plus the desire to work—to be our best friends.

Duration: 00:05:36


Memory Master

6/10/2016
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Dr. Hare chats with a top expert in the field of canine cognition who specifically studies memory in man’s best friend.

Duration: 00:06:59


DogSmarts: Coming Soon!

5/17/2016
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DogSmarts: Coming Soon!

Duration: 00:00:35