The eyes are the windows to the soul, and they are also the windshield of our lives. Vision plays such an important part of day-to-day life, it is hard to imagine life without it. Our four-legged friends depend on their eyes as well, although animal vision differs from our own. Take a moment to see through the eyes of our animal counterparts.
Animal Vision Basics
Vision works similarly in most mammals, whether human, canine, or feline. Light enters the front of the eye through the clear covering called the cornea. From there, it passes through the lens where it is focused onto the back of the eye, called the retina.