Dogs and humans have a loving relationship, brain scans show

 

When shown a picture of their dog during an MRI scan, people will react as they would seeing a picture of their child. 

By SYDNEY MAUD 
 
Published: JUNE 16, 2022 20:31
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 Illustrative image of a person holding a dog. (photo credit: PXHERE)
Illustrative image of a person holding a dog.
(photo credit: PXHERE)
 

A dog is probably one of the only living creatures on earth that love you more than you can love yourself, new studies show, specifically with the following example: When shown a picture of their dog during an MRI scan, people will react as they would seeing a picture of their child. 

In Dr. Anna Machin’s new book, Why We Love: The New Science Behind Our Closest Relationships, she challenges her readers to reevaluate the significance of love within their being, to question their own perceptions, and to re-establish a connection with the essence of what it is to be a person.

Machin explores the close relationships humans hold with their loved ones… – most importantly with their furry canine pets.


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