The Wonder of Dogs

A new BBC2 series aims to uncover whether breed actually affects the nature and intelligence of dogs. Which gives us the perfect excuse to post fun dog videos. Naturally.

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Presenters Kate Humble and Steve Leonard are to investigate whether a dog’s breed affects more than how bushy his tail is or how glossy her coat is in new BBC2 show The Wonder of Dogs.

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A range of challenges await a snapshot of dogs from one local British town, asking whether breed has any bearing on their senses, abilities, instincts and intelligence.

The three-part series will air this autumn, and even goes as far as to attempt to train dogs to read.

Seems like a bit of a leap? Well it turns out our canine friends already know how to drive, surf and use Skype…


The trickster

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEPQleSrNSk


The tidy pooch

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_yZzeXEHwE


The savvy swimmer 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B70Ks9yiGFw


Doggy driver


On the dog and bone


Dogs after all have some PR to do after US chat show host Jay Leno did this… 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MghjdfKRQRc


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