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Word Generalization by a Dog (Canis familiaris): Is Shape Important?

  • Emile van der Zee mail,

    evanderzee@lincoln.ac.uk

    Affiliation: School of Psychology, Brayford Campus, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, United Kingdom

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  • Helen Zulch,

    Affiliation: School of Life Sciences, Riseholme Campus, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, United Kingdom

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  • Daniel Mills

    Affiliation: School of Life Sciences, Riseholme Campus, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, United Kingdom

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  • Published: November 21, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0049382

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Media Coverage of this Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 21 Nov 2012 at 23:05 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Scientific American
Title: “For Word Learning, Size Matters If You're A Dog | The Thoughtful Animal, Scientific American Blog Network”
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RE: Media Coverage of this Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 30 Nov 2012 at 23:21 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: e! Science News
Title: “Call that a ball? Dogs learn to associate words with objects differently than humans do | e! Science News”
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Publication: Wired.co.uk
Title: “Dog uses size, not shape, to learn words (Wired UK)”
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Publication: Yahoo! News
Title: “Dogs Hear 'Get the Ball!' Differently Than You - Yahoo! News”
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Publication: Pakistan Today
Title: “Dogs learn language differently to humans”
http://www.pakistantoday....

Publication: Horse Talk
Title: “Shape research in dogs raises questions over other species - News - Horsetalk.co.nz”
http://horsetalk.co.nz/20...

Publication: Latinos Post
Title: “Dogs Form Word Associations Differently Than Us”
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Publication: CBS News
Title: “Dogs hear "get the ball!' differently than you - CBS News”
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Publication: The Register
Title: “Dogs would say: SIZE is IMPORTANT, shape - not so much”
http://www.theregister.co...

Publication: Coventry Telegraph
Title: “It's A Dog's Life When It Comes To Playing Ball - Coventry Telegraph - Pass the Remote”
http://blogs.coventrytele...

Publication: Business Standard
Title: “Dogs learn to link words with objects”
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Publication: French Tribune
Title: “Dogs Identify Objects from Texture and Size, Says Study | French Tribune”
http://frenchtribune.com/...

Publication: First Post
Title: “Dogs link words with shape of objects, humans with texture | Firstpost”
http://www.firstpost.com/...

Publication: New York Times
Title: “For Dogs to Learn Words, Size Matters - NYTimes.com”
http://www.nytimes.com/20...

Publication: The Epoch Times
Title: “Dogs and Humans Categorize Words Differently | Inspiring Discoveries | Science | Epoch Times”
http://www.theepochtimes....

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RE: RE: Media Coverage of this Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 14 Dec 2012 at 22:50 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Star Tribune
Title: “Science briefs: For Dogs, Size Matters | StarTribune.com”
http://www.startribune.co...

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