Yep! we sure could have. "It seems that we are learning that the other forms of life we share our planet with are quite a bit smarter than we’ve traditionally given them credit for!"
That's the problem, humans don't give other species enough credit for their intelligence. Or they just don't want to admit they have any intelligence.
The only thing that does is shows our 'lack'
Thanks for posting the article.
A Pigeon's Prayer
Please watch over us while we fly,
Keeping us safe from the predators that share the sky.
If we become ill or injured in any way,
Please lead us to safety where we are welcome to stay.