Dogs do not want to stare at somebody or at another dog. For them, staring is an act of aggression. It’s the same in many Asian cultures. So back to the question, how to look at somebody straight into the eyes without showing any aggression?
Her answer: The blank stare. She’s not looking at me, she’s more looking through me to what’s behind me. BTW it’s also one of the best things to do when being photographed by somebody.
How to Stare Politely: Whistler, BC