• Ethology
  • In 1966, he became a professor at Rockefeller University, in 1969 became director of the Institute for Research in Animal Behavior, a collaboration between the New York Zoological Society (now the Wildlife Conservation Society) and Rockefeller University and in 1972 became director of the Field Research Center for Ethology and Ecology. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Animal researchers commonly present pictures to their subjects, usually birds or monkeys, in order to infer how natural objects are perceived and conceptualised, or to discover the brain mechanisms underlying these abilities. (routledge.com)
  • observation
  • Lincoln Park Zoo volunteers spend 10 minutes per animal conducting observation sessions. (lpzoo.org)
  • Wildlife observation can be performed if the animals are alive, with the most notable example being face-to-face observation and live cameras, or are dead, with the primary example being the notifying of where roadkill has occurred. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oftentimes, the two subjects go hand-in-hand with one another because through the observation of animals, individuals are also discovering what issues animals around the world are currently facing and if there are any ways to put up a fight against them. (wikipedia.org)
  • If one simply went into the observation process and skipped the crucial process of obtaining knowledge about the animals, it would be difficult for them to determine if anything was out of the ordinary. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • ZooMonitor promotes data-driven decision making," says Jason Wark, Ph.D., a Research Scientist with Lincoln Park Zoo who manages the volunteer-driven monitoring program, analyzes the data, and introduces the technology to other animal-care professionals around the world. (lpzoo.org)
  • Research Scientist Katie Cronin, Ph.D., says ZooMonitor gives animals a way to communicate about their own welfare. (lpzoo.org)
  • Training sessions and research hours are also mandatory for the safety of the student and the animals. (dolphincommunicationproject.org)
  • This research has covered the behavior of the field cricket at different densities and under parasitic pressure from the red eyed fly Ormia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peter Robert Marler ForMemRS (February 24, 1928 - July 5, 2014) was a British-born American ethologist known for his research on animal language and the science of bird song. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ruth Noble wrote The Nature of the Beast, a book on animal behavior based on research by her husband. (wikipedia.org)
  • scientists
  • There, since about 2001, scientists and zookeepers have recorded the apes' behavior in order to learn from it. (lpzoo.org)
  • Scientists believe that the main cues used by the animals are geomagnetic imprinting and olfactory cues. (wikipedia.org)
  • cats
  • Cats flick their tails in an oscillating, snake-like motion, or abruptly from side to side, often just before pouncing on an object or animal in what looks like "play" hunting behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • trainers
  • The Shamu show's interaction of animal trainers with orcas was regarded as SeaWorld's star attraction. (wikipedia.org)
  • This internal, voluntary prohibition was similar to what had happened after some other injuries to animal trainers. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • many work in clients' homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's not too difficult to see how Selfie Rat could be the work of an elaborate prankster, but Pizza Rat isn't exhibiting particularly unusual rodent behaviors, according to Jason Munshi-South, a biology professor at Fordham University. (thedailymeal.com)
  • If that behavior changes-say the animal begins foraging less or sleeping more-staff can work quickly to try and understand why. (lpzoo.org)
  • You should know how animals work together, and live together like we do every day. (smore.com)
  • Away from work, she volunteered at a local animal shelter, looked after two chocolate Labradors, and kept a variety of stray ducks, chickens, rabbits, and small birds at her home. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Pacific salmon are known to be imprinted on the water chemistry of their home river, a fact that has been confirmed experimentally. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite the name fisher, the animal is not known to eat fish. (wikipedia.org)
  • science
  • However, most of this was only found in the search for animal and/or plant fossils and it was not until soil science first developed that buried soils of past geological ages were considered of any value. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crescent City is the home of the American College of Applied Science (ACAS) and its 20-acre (81,000 m2) Dream Pond Science Field Station and Reserve for animal science and behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • welfare
  • Technology created at Lincoln Park Zoo is fostering a deeper understanding of animal welfare and health here and around the globe. (lpzoo.org)
  • companion
  • Virtually every dog kept as a companion is left home alone - some for more hours than they spend with their owners - yet few are correctly acclimated to the experience. (petprowebinars.com)
  • sessions
  • Many videos available on www.EricSalas.net Eric is available for private and group training workshops, in-home animal behavior sessions and as a guest speaker. (wn.com)
  • Studies
  • He finished his zoological studies in 1933 and received his second doctorate (PhD). While still a student, Lorenz began developing what would become a large menagerie, ranging from domestic to exotic animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • show
  • In the show, four child contestants competed in a series of wild animal games, for the grand prize which is to be a zookeeper for a day. (wikipedia.org)
  • The show was originally hosted by Animal Planet announcer Matt Gallant until 2005 and then hosted by MADtv cast member Keegan-Michael Key until the show's ending. (wikipedia.org)
  • The show also features a "Animals in the News" part where the host has a newscast only with clips and photos to associate with. (wikipedia.org)
  • And there's a clip in the show called "This Old Clip" (a parody on the home-improvement show This Old House) where it shows a regular clip. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1969
  • Dawn Therese Brancheau (née LoVerde, April 16, 1969 - February 24, 2010) was an American senior animal trainer at SeaWorld. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Melinda is very responsible and takes great care of animals. (rover.com)
  • Your dog will get the love and care they're used to at home, and you'll get photo updates and the peace of mind that comes from finding great care for your pet. (rover.com)
  • skills
  • and leave attendees with enhanced critical thinking skills for creating effective and efficient behavior modification plans that meet the needs of the individual dog and owner and improve the lives of both. (petprowebinars.com)
  • In most cases, the consultant will teach the client some basic animal training skills, such as how to use a marker, such as a clicker, and how to deliver appropriate reinforcement or punishment. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • A typical in-home animal behavior consultation usually includes the following stages: Intake questionnaire or interview. (wikipedia.org)
  • This usually happens with water animals. (smore.com)
  • Following a similar format as America's Funniest Home Videos and others, the program shows a series of home movies on video submitted by viewers featuring humorous and odd behavior by pets and animals that are voiced over by the host, who usually describes the action in the clips in a funny way. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • February 21, 1927 - April 22, 1996) was an American humorist who achieved great popularity for her newspaper column that described suburban home life from the mid-1960s until the late 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, females may stay in the home range of their mothers for life while males leave at the age of two. (wikipedia.org)
  • seen
  • They're definitely more active and they're doing some interesting behaviors that we haven't seen them do before," says Kao. (lpzoo.org)