The Gist: Walking dogs with Alexandra Horowitz, and audio fiction on turning 30.

What Are Dogs Thinking About When We Take Them for Walks?

What Are Dogs Thinking About When We Take Them for Walks?

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
Sept. 11 2015 10:58 PM

Dog Show

A guide for seeing your neighborhood from a dog’s perspective.

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One of our many interviewees from the Leroy Street Dog Run.

Photo by Henry Molofsky

Listen to Episode 334 of Slate’s The Gist:   

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Notice anything different about your street today? Just ask a dog.  On The Gist, Alexandra Horowitz from the dog cognition lab at Barnard talks us through a dog walk. She’s the author of Inside of a Dog and On Looking: Eleven Walks With Expert EyesFor the Spiel, a work of audio fiction about turning 30. This piece was commissioned by the Sarah Awards from Sarah Lawrence College.

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Andrea Silenzi hosts the Panoply podcast Why Oh Why.