Sorry cat lovers it has been proven that dogs are in fact better than cats . If your house was on fire a dog would warn you but cats will run out the back door. And i don’t think your going to be happy with a burnt house. Cats can be meen! When I was six years old a went to a friends house and there cat scratched me on my arm, l was bleeding it hurt so much. Dogs will tilt their heads and try to understand every word you say Cats will ignore you and take a nap.Cats look silly on a leash.When you come home from work, your dog will be happy and lick your face. Cats will still be mad at you for leaving in the first place. Dogs have shown similar abilities, although often with fewer words but with gestures instead. … A survey of more than 200 dog obedience judges in the US and Canada has also helped to reveal the most intelligent breeds. Border collies were rated as the most intelligent while Afghan hounds were the least intelligent. The finding is based on a language development test, revealing average dogs can learn 165 words (similar to a 2-year-old child), including signals and gestures, and dogs in the top 20 percent in intelligence can learn 250 words. debate has been raising the hackles of dog and cat lovers for decades, if not centuries. And dogs usually win paws-down. For one thing, dogs have larger brains than cats, and the larger the brain, the smarter the animal — or so the theory goes. But brain size doesn’t always predict intelligence this was proven on june 13 , 2012 Dogs can in fact save your life. Here are some examples of how can dogs save your live. Number one dogs get you to extera size for example you can take a dog for a walk. I don’t think a cat would want to go to go for a nice long walk. You’ve probably heard that dogs have a super-heightened sense of smell. Their sense of smell is so great that they can pick up on the distinctive smell of cancer cells, and some have been trained to detect extremely subtle scents the human body gives off when cancer is present. Studies involving patients with cancer such as lung or breast cancer show that dogs can pinpoint the scent of biochemical markers by sniffing. There is no doubt about it that your dog loves you with all its heart. You can see it in there eyes. Most people think a dog just loves you because you give them food… well that’s not true! Thanks to scientists and their quest to understand the human-dog relationship on a deeper level we now have some more answers on the subject.According to a recent piece by Mic in partnership with GE, “Not only do dogs seem to love us back, they actually see us as their family. It turns out that dogs rely on humans more than they do their own kind for affection, protection and everything in between.” with cats it’s a different story. Unlike dogs, our feline friends treat us like other cats Today more than 80 million cats reside in U.S. homes, with an estimated three cats for every dog on the planet. (Watch a video about the secret lives of cats.) Yet there’s still a lot we don’t know about our feline friends—including what they think of their owners.John Bradshaw is a cat-behavior expert at the University of Bristol and the author of the new book Cat Sense. After observing pet cats for several years, he’s come to an intriguing conclusion: They don’t really understand us the way dogs do. Where would we be without the dogs that work day and night protecting us so that we can enjoy a safer world? As you read this, there are dogs sniffing baggage at the airport, sniffing for smuggled drugs and explosives at our borders, tracking down dangerous criminals, and fighting alongside soldiers in wars. Whenever human capacity and technology reach their limits to protect us, the faithful dog steps in, with sniffing nose and pricked ears, to take on the job. In conclusion right when you walk in your house do you want to hear a disgusting meow or a loving woof. Do the right thing… get a dog today. Oh and if you do get a dog or cat don’t get them at the pet shop. And again do the right thing get your loving and caring dog today.