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Origin of dromedary domestication discovered

Dromedaries have been used for transportation in desert regions for over 3,000 years. Until now, however, it was not known exactly where they were...

(Web-Redaktion on 05/10/2016)

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Female frogs identify own offspring using inner GPS

The ability to recognize our offspring and provide preferential care to our own young is nothing unusual for us. This is much more difficult for the...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/15/2016)

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Inhibitory control affects dogs’ problem-solving performance

Die Fähigkeit, eigene Impulse unterdrücken zu können, scheint die Problemlösungskompetenz bei Hunden zu beeinflussen. Das zeigten nun...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/10/2016)

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You can teach an old dog new tricks - but younger dogs learn faster

Das Älterwerden hat auch bei Hunden Auswirkungen auf ihre kognitiven Fähigkeiten. Das bestätigt eine neue Studie aus dem Clever Dog Lab des Messerli...

(Jennifer Bentlage, MSc on 02/02/2016)

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