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- Dale, Rachel, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Behavioural processes 2019 v.162 pp. 79-85
- Canis lupus; Primates; byproducts; dogs; domestication; humans; wolves
- ... The aim of this pilot study was to investigate whether or not dogs (Canis familiaris) and wolves (Canis lupus) show prosociality in a simple T-maze experiment based on a previous study by Hernandez-Lallement et al. (2015). Prosociality, i.e. “voluntary behaviour that benefits others”, was initially thought to be uniquely human and, to trace its origin, has mainly been investigated in non-human pri ...
- Dale, Rachel, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Behavioral ecology and sociobiology 2017 v.71 no.7 pp. 107
- Canidae; Primates; dogs; feeding behavior; interpersonal relationships; social factors; trees; wolves
- ... Food sharing is relatively widespread across the animal kingdom, but research into the socio-ecological factors affecting this activity has predominantly focused on primates. These studies do suggest though that food tolerance is linked to the social relationship with potential partners. Therefore, the current study aimed to assess the social factors which influence food tolerance in two canids: w ...
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