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Horses communicate with their eyes and mobile ears

Study also challenges notion that animals with eyes on the sides of their heads cannot glean 
information from each other

Horses are sensitive to the facial expressions and attention of other horses, including the direction of the eyes and ears. The findings, reported in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on August 4, are a reminder for us humans to look beyond our own limitations and recognize that other species may communicate in ways that