“Arguments and Facts” Weekly No. 21. Got it from Azovstal 25/05/2022
It is believed that dogs are able to understand human words. And how cats?
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"It is known that well-trained dogs can recognize from 200 to 1000 human words, but for cats, almost no such studies have been conducted, — answers Anastasia Dudorova, PhD student of the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology, Moscow State University. — In 2019 Scientists from Japan published an article stating that domestic cats can not only recognize their name among other words, but also distinguish it from the names of pets with they live in the same house. And cats from cat cafes didn didn distinguish between their nicknames and nbsp;the nicknames of neighbors „workplace“. In general, cats are able to determine the emotions of the owner, find food by a pointing gesture, but with the recognition of human words, their successes are still small.
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