Our lab director, Dr Alex Taylor, was recently interviewed on dog intelligence for Stuff.co.nz news. Read this latest article here!

We are hoping to gain a better understanding of dog intelligence than simplistic tests such as “see how long it takes your dog to shake off a towel on its head”. Just like humans, dogs have different personalities, and different types of intelligence!

Even so, all dogs are surprising for their incredible understanding of social situations – their social skills are unparalleled in the animal kingdom. Find out more about our research here.


Featured photograph © Patrick Wood.