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Powers of Persuasion: The Evolution of Puppy Dog Eyes

News   Jun 18, 2019 | Original story from the University of Portsmouth

 
Powers of Persuasion: The Evolution of Puppy Dog Eyes

The authors suggest that the inner eyebrow raising movement triggers a nurturing response in humans because it makes the dogs' eyes appear larger, more infant like and also resembles a movement humans produce when they are sad. Credit: The University of Portsmouth.

 
 
 

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