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Cats and dogs are equally intelligent, new research reveals
Cats and dogs are more evenly matched than previously thought CREDIT: ALAMY
25 JANUARY 2017 • 5:59PM
It is a question that for centuries dog lovers and cat lovers have fought over like, well, cats and dogs: which animal is more intelligent?
Now scientists in Japan appear to have finally settled the matter by proving that cats are just as good as their canine counterparts at various memory tests, suggesting they could be equally clever.
It is already known that dogs can recollect specific non-immediate events, an ability known as episodic memory.