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Boning Up

by | 11th, June 2004

”SIT! Lie down! Roll over! Play dead! Sniff another dog’s backside, frot the vicar’s leg and drop one in the garden! Theresagoodboy!’

‘D is for dandelion’

It’s as clear as the massive turd on your neighbour’s front lawn that dogs are every bit as intelligent as the average three-year-old human child.

And it’s now scientifically proven.

The Mail has leant this fact from a study carried out at the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig, Germany.

In controlled experiments, researchers tested Rico, a nine-year-old border collie, to see how many words he could understand.

And some of the 200 that he could are listed for Mail readers to peer at and then look up in

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