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Hund beobachtet  8

You spy with your little eye – dogs can adopt the perspective of humans  8

Humans are able to interpret the behaviour of others by attributing mental states to them (and to themselves). By adopting the perspectives of other...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/07/2017)

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Waschbaer  9

Raccoon dog represents a more acute risk than raccoon as vector for transmission of local parasites  9

The increasing abundance of the raccoon and the raccoon dog made them of interest to parasitologists as potential hosts for diseases. A team of...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/05/2017)

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Krabbentaucherjunges  10

Stressed seabird parents think only of themselves  10

Stress is a factor not only in the best human families; it also appears among animals. To see how bird family members interact with each other in...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/10/2017)

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Retriever  11

“Bring it back”, but within bounds – retrieval strains the forelimbs of dogs  11

Hunting dogs such as the popular breed retriever are ideally suited for retrieving birds or small game. However, the weight the dogs carry strains...

(Web-Redaktion on 01/18/2017)

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Feuersalamander  12

Positive effect of winter dormancy on cold-blooded cognition  12

Unlike mammals, amphibians who rest-up during the winter do not forget the memories they made beforehand – this is the surprising discovery of new...

(Web-Redaktion on 01/11/2017)

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