Dog Brain

Who’s Smarter: Dogs or Cats?

My cat-loving friends are convinced their feline companions are highly intelligent, while I’m certain my dogs are clearly smarter than any purring kitty.

Now scientists have a tool to count neurons in animals leading them to proclaim that dogs have twice as many neurons as cats.  For perspective, the cerebral cortex of a human contains about 16 billion neurons, while your pooch has a mere 500 million, about the same as a raccoon.  Click NEURON for the rest of the story.

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