Dolphins recognize their friends by the taste of their urine

AFP, published on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 10:57 p.m. Dolphins can recognize conspecifics they have already crossed paths with by the taste of their urine, in addition to their whistle, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Science Advances. “Dolphins are the first vertebrates for which we have demonstrated social recognition through … Read more

In Khartoum, a plant sanctuary welcomes exotic birds

AFP, published on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 11:12 am Gabon gray parrots, ring-necked parakeets and other birds with colorful feathers have found refuge in a 400 square meter plant sanctuary nestled east of Khartoum, the Sudanese capital. “I have a passion for birds,” says Akram Yehia, owner of the Marshall Nature Reserve. “I wanted … Read more

the birds can no longer fly due to the high temperatures

For several weeks, an unprecedented heatwave has been hitting India. The 50 degrees Celsius were reached in a city in the northwest of the country. Apart from the dangers for humans, these extreme temperatures also have a wildlife impact, as reported in a report by TF1, Monday, May 16. The birds, dehydrated, can no longer … Read more

this is how fire ants build a bridge

“Beasts of science” is like a collection of stories. Beautiful stories that tell the living in all its freshness. But also in all its complexity. A parenthesis to marvel at the treasures of the world. For this new episode, let’s turn to a tiny beast: the fire ant. You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] … Read more

Border Collie or Australian Shepherd: which one to choose?

Size, character… It is not easy to differentiate the Border Collie from the Australian Shepherd. Yet these two breeds of dog are very distinct. Explanation. the border collie and the Australian shepherd are two particularly popular herding dog breeds. First intended for the conduct of herds of sheep and cattle, these two breeds of dogs … Read more

Brittany: the theft of a puppy mobilizes internet users and celebrities

Only 4 months old, Sunny, an American Shepherd puppy, disappeared on April 29. His mistress, Nathalie, has since been trying to find him, mobilizing many Internet users on social networks, and even several personalities. It was on returning from a walk in Plouarzel (Finistère) that the owner of the animal was questioned by a couple … Read more

The cat business. Home daycare or hotel pensions, tailor-made in Normandy

In ten years, the budget devoted to cats has exploded. Accessories, food, health and comfort… There is something for everyone, for all tastes and for all budgets. Episode 3, in the padded universe of a boarding house for cats in Val-de-Reuil. Shami takes advantage of the April sun to bask in the parking lot of … Read more