Pet Owners Have Been Trying to Guess for Years What Their Dogs See in the Mirror

Do dogs even have a sense of “self”? Scientists have been trying to answer this question in all kinds of ways. One of the most popular is the “mirror test,” which involves putting a spot of odorless dye somewhere inconspicuous on a pup and seeing whether he tries to scrape it off. All to answer the age old question: What does a dog see in the mirror?

What Do Dogs See In the Mirror?