New research has demonstrated that tortoises are born with a natural preference for faces.
According to the results of new study cat owners fall into five categories in terms of their attitudes to their pets’ roaming and hunting.
Having a dog that is frequently fearful of new situations, noises, and things like height can be challenging for dogs and their owners. But now we are starting to understand the triggers of those fears and more importantly, the remedies. While genes (breed) plays a role, a new scientific study has discovered that the more dogs are engaged in activities and the more diverse experiences and canine friends they have, the less fearful they are in new situations and environments.
Native Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab keeps tabs on the country’s bee species.
Researchers conducting a scientific study on animal communication discover that bats argue and rant–a lot.
A study of bottlenose dolphins reveals that young dolphins are strategic in their social networking and devote a lot of time building social connections that could give them an edge later on.
Researchers have found that crows may possess mental capabilities that some animal behavior experts did not think were possible.
Researchers have found that dogs adapt their communicative strategies to their environment and that owner behavior influences communicative effort and success.
New research has just revealed that bright pink flamingos are more aggressive than paler rivals when fighting over food.
Is your dog like Lassie? If you were trapped on thin ice would your dog rescue you? Would he or she even want to? The results of a new study offer some insight into the answers.
Scientists hoping to help save the lives of our furry friends have conducted a research study to find out why cats are twice as likely to survive a venomous snakebite than dogs. The results revealed the secret lies in the effects of snake venom on the blood clotting agents in dogs and cats and on the behavioral differences between cats and dogs…
A new study has demonstrated that like humans, dogs also experience a form of teenage rebellion, becoming less obedient when going through puberty. During this period dogs are less likely to follow their caretakers’ instructions, though they will listen and follow what a stranger tells them to do.