Do animals have a sense of humour?

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Postby Bambang » Sun Feb 10, 2008 8:09 am

krisi wrote:
bambang wrote:
Tora wrote:to Bambang - dogs can smile


How can they smile? Do they have smile muscles?


Once your pet dog's tail wags upon seeing you, you've got to look at its face then you'll see the smile. :)


That's not a smile.
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Postby Krisi » Sun Feb 10, 2008 8:45 am

bambang wrote:
krisi wrote:Once your pet dog's tail wags upon seeing you, you've got to look at its face then you'll see the smile. :)


That's not a smile.


It is Uncle B. Look at the eyes. And I can tell too if my dog is sad. :P
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Postby Bambang » Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:03 am

krisi wrote:
bambang wrote:
krisi wrote:Once your pet dog's tail wags upon seeing you, you've got to look at its face then you'll see the smile. :)


That's not a smile.


It is Uncle B. Look at the eyes. And I can tell too if my dog is sad. :P


Dogs have some muscles of sadness and anger. But they don't have any muscles of smile as far as I know.
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Postby Krisi » Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:29 am

bambang wrote:
krisi wrote:
bambang wrote:That's not a smile.


It is Uncle B. Look at the eyes. And I can tell too if my dog is sad. :P


Dogs have some muscles of sadness and anger. But they don't have any muscles of smile as far as I know.


You should see my dog...
They said, that the pet acquires the character of the owner. Do you believe in that? :P
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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Tora » Sun Feb 10, 2008 12:34 pm

Well, it was you who made me torture my doggie! Actually, it is far from what she does when meets us, but it is like that way - the corners of her lips... erm... chaps gather all together. we dogowners call this grin a smile usually, far from hollywood one

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Bambang » Sun Feb 10, 2008 2:42 pm

Tora wrote:Well, it was you who made me torture my doggie! Actually, it is far from what she does when meets us, but it is like that way - the corners of her lips... erm... chaps gather all together. we dogowners call this grin a smile usually, far from hollywood one

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a cute one.
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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby suyingwu » Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:19 am

When my cat wakes me up with his claws in the morning, I really think he has a sense of humor. Sometimes I think he means to do something get me angry, then he can laugh at my reactions. I think he acts his sense of humor in a different way, but there is no doubt that animals have a sense of humor. I totally agree with that. :lol:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby suyingwu » Tue Jun 16, 2009 10:45 pm

If you had observed a monkey imitates human behavior, you may find out it has something in common with human. When a monkey copies our reactions, it seems try to prove that we will laugh at the reactions. It is similar like how pets entertain their masters.
When my cat wakes me up with his claws in the morning, I really think he has a sense of humor. Sometimes I think he means to do something get me angry, then he can laugh at my reactions. I think he acts his sense of humor in a different way, but there is no doubt that animals have a sense of humor.
On this basis, it may be concluded that animals have a sense of humor. When they do something funny, they seem tend to catch our attention.

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Atluri » Mon Feb 15, 2010 4:19 pm

yes ,my titan knows when i will back to home.he is waiting for me.he give shake hand.he walk around me. {-:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby shafoo » Fri Feb 26, 2010 11:14 pm

i have watched many clips on youtube i which animals are doing funny things.but i think these kind of things are funny for us not for them.they are just doing like normal.so i think they have no sense of humour...

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby minjikim » Fri Mar 19, 2010 3:45 pm

OMG!
I don`t think they have a sense of humor!
Animal can recognize object but it`s limited to think cognitively.
I mean, they can notice which one is milk and book, but they can not have a process of thinking..
Therefore, they can`t think what would be funny or humorous. Maybe it is possible to behave cute or funny but they can not have a sense of humor!

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby sweethuman » Tue Jun 07, 2011 11:23 am

IDK

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Elisa » Mon Aug 01, 2011 3:09 pm

I don't think pets have the senso of humor. You need to be really clever to have it.
It is rare to find it even in people
I think pets like playing {-:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby sweethuman » Tue Aug 02, 2011 6:09 am

Elisa wrote:It is rare to find it even in people
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:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Elisa » Tue Aug 02, 2011 2:28 pm

:roll: :shock: :lol:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Krisi » Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:46 am

They do. I can tell it by their tails when they are happy or sad. I can see the glow from their faces too. When my labrador was still alive, he cried in front of me when I bid goodbye to him. I never had thought that it would be the last time for me to see him. :-(

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby sweethuman » Wed Aug 03, 2011 10:21 am

Krisi wrote:They do. I can tell it by their tails when they are happy or sad. I can see the glow from their faces too. When my labrador was still alive, he cried in front of me when I bid goodbye to him. I never had thought that it would be the last time for me to see him. :-(


Hmmm so you mean that you know alot animals as well huh? have you been with MOUGLY in stories? :lol:

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby Krisi » Wed Aug 03, 2011 10:28 am

sweethuman wrote:
Krisi wrote:They do. I can tell it by their tails when they are happy or sad. I can see the glow from their faces too. When my labrador was still alive, he cried in front of me when I bid goodbye to him. I never had thought that it would be the last time for me to see him. :-(


Hmmm so you mean that you know alot animals as well huh? have you been with MOUGLY in stories? :lol:


I have my dogs in mind when I replied on this. anyway, thanks for your comment.

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby sweethuman » Wed Aug 03, 2011 10:35 am

Oh okay then fine. Anyway I have never kept any animals for self intrest.

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby ArnauEstanyol » Fri Aug 05, 2011 11:36 am

I think that what we do is to humanize our animals. The animals have developed some primary emotions and instinctive behaviours but they have no rational mechanisms, so they don't have the ability to develop the humour sense.

That's not an absolute truth. We cannot compare the mental mechanism of a chimpanzee with a frog.

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Re: Do animals have a sense of humour?

Postby vijai » Fri Feb 10, 2012 6:04 am

yes,they do.i have seen it from dogs.i think most of you have seen that.


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