One the common question that Dog owners often ask themselves is whether the Dog can understand what they are saying. Even if the dog does not understand exactly what you are saying, it does get your tone when you are upset with him about some accident he has caused. A new brain imaging that has been done got dogs showed that the dog’s brains provide responses to the words that have been used rather than the tone of the words. This will be a breakthrough in the field of origin of language as well as something to rejoice for all dog lovers.
The basic aspects of speech perception have been proven by this study and it can used as a source for understanding many phenomenons about pets.
Words are often considered as the basic building blocks in any language. Many animals like primates, chickens and dogs make sounds that act similar to that of names. The study has shown that these sounds are exactly like words spoken by human beings. The sound made by dogs could be associated with many words that we speak.
A neuroscientist in the University of Budapest has done the research on how dogs can process human speech. They tested more than 13 family dogs across various breeds to arrive at their study results.
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