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What is love, anyway?
It’s not just a rhetorical question. Scientists believe they have a chemical answer in the form of oxytocin, a hormone that mothers release when they bond with their newborn babies, for example.
The ‘love hormone’ has an important role in human interaction, but now scientists have studied its effect on cats and dogs.
Researchers for a BBC documentary, Cats vs Dogs, tested pets for their oxytocin levels before and after they saw their owners. Ten cats and ten dogs had saliva taken, then played with their owners for ten minutes, MailOnline reported.
Afterwards, researchers… Read the full story
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