Animal Reproduction

Rape and Abortion in the Animal Kingdom

August 7, 2019 1
Rape is common among animals. Biologists call it sexual coercion so that we have a fancy and less offensive term to use, but the fact of the matter is that it’s animal rape. Females of […]
Animal Reproduction

Mammal Motherhood

July 31, 2019 1
When a female gets pregnant, from the moment that egg is fertilized, it sets in motion an irreversible chain of events – physiological, emotional, and physical. Female mammals start out as one animal. When she […]
Animal Reproduction

Mammal Parents

July 24, 2019 0
Imagine building a building. You need supplies, the equipment, the manual labour… A man drops off one brick. A woman does absolutely everything else. In the end, a building is finished. That’s kind of how […]
Animal Parenting

Why Do Female Spotted Hyenas Have A Penis?

June 19, 2019 0
Spotted hyena females have a pseudopenis, or penile-clitoris. This makes it nearly impossible to differentiate between the sexes. It’s even possible for females to achieve erections. Their external labia are fused together and form a […]