CBC Canada interviewed Don Kulick when he was in Regina to present his lecture “When Animals Talk Back”: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/animals-communication-lecture-university-regina-1.4982283
Do you talk to your dog? Do you believe he understands? Can your cat let you know what she wants? Don Kulick is an anthropologist and professor at Uppsala University in Sweden. He's in Regina to present his lecture "When Animals Talk Back" (13:45).