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- Biedermann, Traci; Garlick, Dennis; Blaisdell, Aaron P.
- Behavioural processes 2012 v.91 no.1 pp. 129-132
- popcorn, etc ; Helianthus annuus; breads; food choices; freeze drying; heart; learning; novel foods; nutrient content; particle size; peanuts; peas; pigeons; popping; seeds; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... Although food reward plays a large role in learning and behavioral experiments, there have been few studies examining the most motivating food reward for pigeons. Brown (1969) found that pigeons had a tendency to prefer peas, while Killeen et al. (1993) found pigeons to prefer peas and popcorn in Experiment 1A. We looked to further explore these options as well as expand upon the types of foods ex ...
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