Animal Reproduction

Hybridization Between Species

February 24, 2021 0

If the scene for heterospecific copulation was that of a horror film, the scene for hybridization is more like that of science fiction. In nature when we see successful hybridization, this means that species are […]

Animal Parenting

Toothed Whales Carry Their Dead Calves

February 17, 2021 0

Toothed whales called Odontocetes are mammals that form close social bonds, most often along matriarchal lines, and it is therefore not surprising that an infant’s death can be traumatic for a mother. Many observations of […]

Animal Parenting

Offspring Favouritism

February 3, 2021 0

While many human parents will assure their children they do not have a favourite, in the animal kingdom, moms may provide different levels of care for their offspring. Strong Offspring Get Fed Spotted hyena moms […]