Do Dogs Really Sense Fear ?
There is a saying that dogs can sense fear, but is there any truth to it? Turns out there is. Dogs not only sense fear but they can also smell it. OK, so they can’t sense or smell ‘fear’ itself, but they can sense and smell what happens to a person when fear is present. Here’s how it works. A dog can sense fear because a dog is naturally good at reading a person’s body language. If you’re afraid then a dog can most likely sense it through the type of body movements you are making. As for smelling fear, well, a dog can actually smell the body odor that people give off when they are afraid. Some experts believe that dogs can even see the fear or emotion on our face. If you’re afraid of a dog the dog can most likely sense it. Learn more from your trusted veterinarians Plano TX.