Originally Posted by Pollyanna
Dogs are smarter than cats, no doubt.
I've always made a distinction between "intelligence" and capacity for learning specific things a specific way. I've noticed that dogs seem to have more aptness to learn behaviors at our beck, while cats seem to have a bit more capacity to learn on their own, but can't be bothered to learn "tricks" beyond a few steps. Like me, it seems to be an attention span issue.