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    Animal Parenting

    Bat Moms and Lactation

    As the only flying mammals, bat moms find themselves in a unique situation when it comes to lactation. Credit: Shutterstock Bat mothers need to provide milk to their offspring. Bat mothers also need to fly [...]
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Animal Parenting

Adoptive Mothers In The Animal Kingdom

March 13, 2019 1
When a non-biological mother takes over complete care of an orphaned infant, it represents a great commitment. Biologically speaking, it doesn’t make sense for a mother to provide an abundance of care to an unrelated […]
Dr. Carin Bondar