Dogs are the wonderful and selfless creatures that will love you till the end. A man’s best friend, whether you’re sad, happy, or plain bored. Your dogs will always cherish your moments in life and appreciate every fiber of your being. They’re intelligent and have sharp senses which surpass human beings or any other animal for that matter. Smell, Sight, and keen intuition, every dog possesses this, which humans could only wish for. And do you know that one feature which is quite a unique abilities dogs possess that we don’t have? Wondering what that is? Then read on more to know how this ability is special and only available to dogs.
According to a research paper. Dogs have the abilities which allow them to use the earth’s magnetic field to find shortcuts that are unfamiliar to them. Almost like their own internal compass to navigate unfamiliar terrains and finding the best route. To confirm this theory, researchers equipped dogs with GPS while taking them into their walks in forests. Analyzing the dog’s behavior pattern when they went to their own accord. The researchers came up with three different exploring behaviors of dogs.
The team enlisted 27 dogs in their research and gone over 600 trails. To get the accuracy and credibility of the theory of how good these animals can find shortcuts to their original location of the venture.