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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Dinner? Image by Maggie Bruce

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Seems like everyone's taking selfies these days! Pic by Simon Roy.

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Hunting technique used by female #dolphins in Shark Bay.

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Not sure this is the wisest game of #cat and... #snake.

  • 17 days ago via site
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Caption this!

  • 21 days ago via site
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Have #dogs finally learnt about servants from the #cats?

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Can you recognise the signs? #dogbehaviour

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If a #lioness jumped at me like this, I don't think I'd be sticking around for a cuddle!

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Ummm... pet a #crab today?

(disclaimer: we take no responsibility for any injuries caused by this action)

  • 28 days ago via site
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A cheery message from your friendly neighbourhood #bee. ()

  • 31 days ago via site
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#Giraffes rarely have anything to fear from the 'king of the jungle'... #lol

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Here's a "simple and predictable" #animal in action.

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Cross-species friendships can overcome even the fiercest history of enemies!

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Mothers are mothers, no matter what the #species.

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Scary scaredy #bear.

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Tool use?

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This is the beautiful Amur #leopard. There are only a suspected 40 left in the wild.

  • 49 days ago via site
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Catching a big one, no rod necessary.

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A #dog's greatest achievement?

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#Goat balancing skills FTW.

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