Signup for The Your Dog Flash

Latest health and behavior news and advice from the veterinarians at Tufts University.

Features August 2014 Issue

Here’s Lookin’ At You, Kid

Here’s Lookin’ At You, Kid

Examining claims that dogs resemble their owners.

Dr. Dodman isnít the only one who has noticed the dog/owner resemblance thing. Sociologist Gini Graham Scott, PhD, even wrote a book about it, called, aptly enough, Do You Look Like Your Dog? She originally got the idea for it when she was at a dog show and observed dogs and their owners sitting next to each other.

To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Tufts Your Dog

Get the next 10 issues of TUFTS YOUR DOG for just $20. And access all of our online content - health and care information, training tips, and nutrition and food advice from the veterinarians and staff at Tufts University

Get Tufts Your Dog Digital

Get 10 months of TUFTS YOUR DOG DIGITAL for just $20. You get unlimited access to everything on the site including each monthly issue as a PDF.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.