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Do Pets See In Color?

by | Sep 18, 2022 | Ask Amy Videos, Cat Behavior & Care, Dog Training & Care | 2 comments

I love this question. What do you think? Today’s Ask Amy topic is Do dogs see in color? What about cats and dogs, do they see things differently?

Do pets see color

Is it the color? Or something else that determines “favorites.”

How do you know? What colors can dogs see? What about your pets, do they have favorites or can you tell?

 

do dogs see colorMagical-Dawg never had a color preference, nor did Seren-kitty. They both had have preferences for texture of toys, though…or in Seren’s case, texture of a sleeping spot, LOL! I tend to choose deep blue colors for the kitty because it looks so good with her eyes.

Shadow-Pup and Karma-Kat also don’t seem to care about color, but they do have their favorite toys. I tend to choose halters and leash color based on what looks good on them, but I choose toys based on what I believe THEY can see best.

Do you have color preferences for your pets’ toys? Does it matter to them? What have I missed in the video, do tell!

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  1. Kimberly Gauthier

    I heard recently that dogs do see in color; then I heard that there were some colors they couldn’t see and it was supposed to explain why they couldn’t find toys in the grass. At the time we had an orange Frisbee that was supposed to be camouflaged in the grass, it wasn’t. So, long story short, I don’t know, but I’m going to go with They See Just Fine 🙂

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    • Amy Shojai

      LOL! they see what they NEED to see, true!

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