Understanding how animals express emotions during mildly positive or negative situations could lead to their better welfare, researchers say.
A new study has provided a deeper insight into why dogs splash and spill water while drinking.
A new study has observed that dogs act dumb and are more dependent on their human owner whereas wolves cooperate with each other to solve their problems.
A new breakthrough study, which has identified the key neuron that allows animals to walk, will come in handy while developing new therapies for patients with spinal cord injuries or other motor impairments.
Scientists have found that killer whales and other marine mammals can hear sonar signals better than previously thought.
Chimpanzees, like humans, are highly selective when it comes to where they sleep, choosing a certain type of wood to make a comfortable bed, scientists have found.
A new study has revealed that when a shark gets hungry, it will use all the senses it has available to hunt down something to eat.
Cuvier`s beaked whales are claimed to be the most extreme breath-holders among marine mammals.
Alligators are the most vocal of the non-avian reptiles and are known to be able to pinpoint the source of sounds with accuracy.
Owners, take note! Shouting at your dog or yanking its lead can cause the animal stress, according to a new study.
Researchers have said that a fossilized whale skull found outside Charleston, South Carolina shows all the tell-tales signs that are related to echolocation.
A new study has revealed that African elephants might be better at deciphering human voices than humans.
Researchers exploring the aerodynamics of flying snakes has found that whirls of wind, the little vortices surrounding it, give them an extra lift.
A new research has found that common house cats can see things that are invisible to us.
Ronan, a rescued sea lion, has a unique talent that has shed new light on animal cognition.
Know how male deer decide whether to fight with rival deer or leave them exhausted and rush after that call for mating? Scientists know now.
Despite being closely related, wolves and dogs are completely different.
Dogs are not only loyal companions, they may also feel love for their owners, scientists say.
A graduate researcher has shed light on salamander`s "unique" jump that defies laws of gravity and the fact that humans can develop entirely new ways of getting off the ground based on the new study.
The DNA sequences of insects and large predatory birds may help stop bird-airplane collisions, a study has suggested.
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