Why Should Dogs “Talk” English?

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (07-11-2021) #735: Featuring Amritha Mallikarjun, Kristi Jacobson, and Sheila Goffe. Amritha Mallikarjun, whose PhD thesis was in speech perception and auditory processing, shares her point of view with Tracie, who is frustrated by people trying to get dogs to “write” sentences by stepping on buttons adorned with human words; film […]

Kylie Logan Discusses The Secret of Bones

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (05-30-2020) #677: Featuring Kylie Logan, Mary Peng, and Madeleine Traver. Kylie Logan’s second book in her canine-centric mystery series is THE SECRETS OF BONES (the first book in the series, THE SCENT OF MURDER has just come out in paperback); Mary Peng speaks from Beijing, where she founded and runs […]

Dogs’ Inner Eyebrow Muscle Facilitates Expression to Melt Human Hearts

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (08-10-2019) #635: Featuring James Gorman, Nick Trout, and Jan Richardson. James Gorman talks about his New York Times article about the very particular inner eyebrow muscle dogs have which is what allows them to make an expression that can melt a human’s heart; Nick Trout talks about his touching novel […]