Attachment is all the rage in doggie world at the moment. Laure-Anne has just written an article (in Dutch) for Doggo about the scientific aspects of attachment in dogs.
Photo credits: Shelter dog head through grid: Photographer Eric Pleitez from Flickr. CC BY 2.0. No modifications made.
In this feature, you can read about, among other things:
- What we do and do not know about dogs and attachment
- Upon which experiments this knowledge is based
- How Rhesus babies were used to research this
- How a test from child psychology is used more and more to study attachment in dogs
- And much more