“When Animals Talk Back” – article by Don Kulick in Anthropology Now

Kanzi is believed to understand more human language than any other non-human animal in the world. Photo by William H. Calvin, Ph.D., licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

On a beautiful autumn day in 2019, I found myself in southern England,
sitting in a straight-backed chair, in a light, high-ceilinged hall that looked as if it normally is used as an exhibition space. In my lap, I was holding an 8×10 glossy photograph of Buddy, an adorable brown cockapoo: a breed of dog that is a blend of cocker spaniel and poodle.

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