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Old 01-16-2012, 11:11 PM
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Default Re: Does your dog or cat have conscious thought?

Originally Posted by GRUNTERSDAD View Post
Agreed. Habits are learned. Acting to someone coming home is learned. They do have memory.which they use through the recognition of patterns. But this again is just a reaction.
Is there anything that people do that can't be dismissed as "just a reaction"??

Originally Posted by larryace View Post
How about this, between cats and dogs, which are more self aware? I just don't know. I wish there was a way to output a cats brain pattern and input it into a human brain.

The result would probably be a strong urge to move to Canada, buy too many drums, and come up with a logo for yourself.
Dogs are smarter than cats, no doubt. People are sometimes fooled by the arrogant mask cats wear to mask their ignorance. Having said that, when they're in the mood cats are champion cuddlers ...
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