- animal behaviorist, noun
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How to use animal behavior in a sentence
You’re looking at behavior today and in the past, which gives insights into animal behavior.
Previously dogs weren’t considered good models for studies into animal behavior because they were thought to be an “artificial species” shaped by humans, Kubinyi says.Cognitive Scientists Are Going to the Dogs - Issue 95: Escape | Gareth Wilmer | February 3, 2021 | Nautilus
Marc Bekoff, a researcher at the University of Colorado and a lifelong student of animal behavior, argues that play broadens an animal’s behavioral repertoire, giving them the flexibility to adapt to changing circumstances.
She’s a biologist who studies animal behavior at Johns Hopkins University.Here’s what bats ‘see’ when they explore the world with sound | Carolyn Wilke | October 29, 2020 | Science News For Students
It’s hard to tell whether these were actually changes in animal behavior versus changes in our perspective.Bird songs got sexier during the COVID-19 shutdown | Ula Chrobak | September 24, 2020 | Popular-Science
In short, the animal behavior expert told the zoo to stop pampering Gus and start treating him like a bear.A Eulogy for Gus, Central Park’s Polar Bear Man of Mystery | Malcolm Jones | August 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
And I'd be remiss not to direct you a display of animal behavior in action.
The 2,500 hours of footage shot by the crew includes a lot of material that illustrates animal behavior for the first time.
Its roots lie deep in organic life, but there is no direct development or exclusive development from animal behavior to human.The Psychology of Nations | G.E. Partridge
In psychology interest developed in the study of the child and in the comparative study of human and animal behavior.Introduction to the Science of Sociology | Robert E. Park
What, according to Hobhouse, are the differentia of human morality from animal behavior?Introduction to the Science of Sociology | Robert E. Park
We account for animal behavior on rational grounds of animal psychology, there is little to interpret.Ways of Nature | John Burroughs
Least of all do zoos produce any new knowledge about animal behavior.Damn! | Henry Louis Mencken