So, what are the psychic clues to look for? According to the study, paying attention to first impressions, spontaneous and surprising impressions, multi-sensory impressions (as opposed to merely visual), and emotional impressions, all helped improved accuracy and produce impressive results.
Perhaps when you lament that you aren't "getting" this animal telepathy stuff, you are focused on the wrong signs that things are working. What would happen if you put aside your preconceptions and expectations for a moment and instead put your mind on alert for some of the above-mentioned clues? I would love to hear your results!