How clever are dogs?

The Generation Gap
The Generation Gap
How clever are dogs?
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Clive and Honor discuss how clever dogs are with particular reference to Honor’s dog Max as an example. Developers of Artificial Intelligence systems say that they have now reached a level equivalent to the intelligence of a two year old dog or perhaps a human toddler. But what does this actually mean? The discussion also takes in cats, gerbils and squirrels!