July 15, 2009 03:14 PM

These stories are worth a click:

Two new studies find that dogs understand human gestures such as pointing just as well as 2-year-old toddlers.–MSNBC.com

India’s main tiger park has admitted that it no longer has any tigers. The reason? There is no “explicable” reason, the park says.–BBC

Wanted: An experienced dog groomer for an Illinois prison. The person will take over the program (which began in 2002) that teaches prisoners the trade so they can land a job when released.–Chicago Tribune

Activists in South Korea are protesting the use of pets in food on International Day of Action for Dogs and Cats.–L.A. Times

Sally Ann Sutton, of Gillingham, England, received a police bravery award for saving a 1-year-old baby during a rottweiler attack. She suffered severe injuries to her arm and hand in the attack, after the dog dragged Sutton to where it lived.–BBC

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