Animal Behaviour

@EthologyScience

Ethology is the scientific study of animal behaviour. Intelligence, cognition, sexual behaviour, personality, learning, sociality & all that cool stuff!

Photos and Videos by @EthologyScience

  • Timeline
  • Gallery

This is a baby #elephant blowing bubbles.

  • 92 days ago via site
  • 207

Well. That's different.

  • 106 days ago via site
  • 101

These baby Harris's #hawks aren't big on the sharing.

  • 108 days ago via site
  • 104

Imagine if some of the most famous #behavioural experiments had been conducted on a different #species...

  • 110 days ago via site
  • 116

The #cockatoos sense an impostor among their midst.

  • 121 days ago via site
  • 119

Someone's trained this #mouse. Think we could do the same with those indecisive #cats?

  • 124 days ago via site
  • 142

This #cat has spent too much time around show #horses.

  • 125 days ago via site
  • 134

There have been many #pandas rolling down many things. I like the nonchalance of this one.

  • 126 days ago via site
  • 114

Beware the so-called "cute" #animal pics.

  • 126 days ago via site
  • 221
Check out how two #cockatoos perform the same task! #ECBB
0:24

Check out how two #cockatoos perform the same task! #ECBB

Busted!

  • 170 days ago via site
  • 130

Check out this African #bullfrog digging a channel from a small water source so that the tadpoles don't dry out!

  • 170 days ago via site
  • 129

Feeding time. Pic by Wasif Yaqeen.

  • 209 days ago via site
  • 130

#Springbok #dog!

  • 212 days ago via site
  • 149

It's not just the domestic #cats doing it...

  • 213 days ago via site
  • 165

Everyone is talking about this #cat saving the boy from a #dog but can we understand its motivations?

  • 225 days ago via site
  • 154

#Caribou on an ice float, Yukon river, Alaska. Pic by Claude Denver.

  • 231 days ago via site
  • 245

Did #cats learn to make us slaves to their desires by watching us with children or vice versa?

  • 232 days ago via site
  • 158

Awesome pic of midflight #behaviour by Hendri Venter!

  • 242 days ago via site
  • 107

Some #behaviours are easier to interpret than others! Pic by drhiteshj.

  • 245 days ago via site
  • 115