Animal Behaviour

@EthologyScience

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

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This is a baby #elephant blowing bubbles.

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Well. That's different.

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

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

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The #cockatoos sense an impostor among their midst.

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

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

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

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

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

Busted!

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

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Feeding time. Pic by Wasif Yaqeen.

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#Springbok #dog!

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

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

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

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

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Awesome pic of midflight #behaviour by Hendri Venter!

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

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