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Problem-Solving Budgies Make More Attractive Mates

Offbeat  (tags: research, study, interesting, budgerigars, mating )

- 4 days ago -
Direct observation of problem-solving skills in male budgerigars increases their attractiveness to females and this mate preference may contribute to the evolution of enhanced cognitive abilities underlying such skills


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Freya H (345)
Saturday January 12, 2019, 7:44 am
Maybe because the hens know that smart "husbands" will give them smart offspring. What's next - Budgie Mensa?

Colleen L (3)
Saturday January 12, 2019, 11:14 am
Thanks Naoko

Angelflowers D (1)
Saturday January 12, 2019, 12:08 pm

Teresa W (782)
Sunday January 13, 2019, 4:02 am
interesting, thank you

Animae C (508)
Sunday January 13, 2019, 5:32 am
i don't like that they put them in little boxes!!!

Janet B (0)
Sunday January 13, 2019, 5:02 pm

Thomas M (0)
Thursday January 17, 2019, 7:51 am
thank you
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