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A new study confirms that dogs have the ability to express human like emotions, including jealousy.
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00:01 It is. I have written brandy horn doesn't have any
00:05 children but she does have her hands full with two lovable
00:09 wheaten terrier named Winston and Oliver. We call war or children
00:13 because. They -- like our children then I think apps lately
00:17 have the ability to feel the same emotions we -- sadness
00:20 happiness -- A new study released in science daily confirms horns
00:24 assessment especially when it comes to jealousy. It's human like --
00:28 that she sees play on every night when it's time to
00:31 watch TV. There will be on their best behavior all day
00:34 in -- minute -- our attention is on television they start
00:38 yelling barking each other and I do this weird. -- towards
00:42 each other and almost comical we'll call and they do that
00:45 almost is they want. Our attention we see a lot of
00:47 times when people bring in more than one -- that there's
00:50 there's one that's trying to push the other out of the
00:52 way and trying to get. Get all the love and get
00:54 all the treats John -- is it doctor veterinary medicine at
00:58 the firehouse animal center and Wesley kills. He says the study
01:02 validates what he and many other pet owners have suspected all
01:06 along what they're trying to do to show it is. The
01:09 dogs do you have some higher level -- of feelings that.
01:13 That maybe we weren't aware that they could think that way
01:16 points as the study's findings are important since dealing with dog
01:19 behavior is a part of the job description of every veterinarian.
01:23 Jealousy can play a factor in that and help may help
01:26 us if we get to the core of why. -- certain
01:29 behaviors that may help us to find solutions around those things.
01:33 Horn says while her dog sometimes fight for her attention it
01:36 just make sure appreciate the more. That's what the man's best
01:39 friend they connect with us on this emotional level that other
01:42 animals may not be able to do it.