Making Faces: Facial Expressions In Animals

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Natalie Gross Gross Grade 8 Science Mr. Loewen 3 March 2017 Period 7 Making Faces People have always been confused on whether animals use facial expressions or not. We always thought that facial expressions were exclusive to humans. Some animals that use them are dogs, cats, horses, and a couple more. Jennifer Wathan, a psychology teacher, led a study on horses and their facial expressions. Along with her team, they created a manual, to classify muscle movements and facial expressions, called EquiFACS. For animals facial expressions allow them to tell other animals how they are feeling or thinking. Wathan and her
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