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the branch of zoology that studies the behavior of animals in their natural habitats

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Some animal behaviorists and conservation professionals are also skeptical about Ringling's conservation work.
Most trainers condition animals by using positive reinforcement, rewarding an animal for doing something correctly, says animal behaviorist Bailey.
Since 1960, when animal behaviorist Jane Goodall, then 26 years old, arrived in Africa, she has been observing what may be humans, closest relations--chimpanzees.
This video depicts scenes of unbearable suffering and inexcusable neglect," world-renowned animal behaviorist Dr.
Certified Animal Behaviorist & Dog Trainer Sharon Mear tells how to protect your pooch during the snowy months
Keynote speaker, renowned animal behaviorist Patricia McConnell, will host a presentation titled “People, Dogs and Psychological Trauma” discussing how to help canines overcome trauma and fear at 9:15 a.
An animal behaviorist was hired and an "enrichment program'' was designed to put him in a better frame of mind.
The data are "jaw dropping," says animal behaviorist Colleen Cassady St.
Dennis Turner, a University of Zurich-Irchel animal behaviorist, told Discovery News the he's "very impressed with this study on human-cat interactions, in that it has taken our earlier findings a step higher, using more modern analytical techniques to get at the interplay between cat and human personalities.
An animal behaviorist is monitoring Tony's temperament.
Flawlessly narrated by Ellen Archer, this 9 disc CD audiobook edition from Tantor Media of "For The Love of A Dog: Understanding Emotion In You And Your Best Friend" by certified animal behaviorist Patricia McConnell (Adjunct Associate professor of Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison) is complete and unabridged.
and Burch, a behavior analyst and animal behaviorist, provide answers to fifty questions in this introduction to behavior analysis.
Ian Dunbar's background is as both a vet and an animal behaviorist and writer: the blend of disciplines lends well to Before And After Getting Your Puppy: a guide to positive puppy raising.
So for $25,000 it hired Tim Desmond, an animal behaviorist who trained the whale in Free Willy, to spend a year analyzing him.
That's just one of the many tips found in GOOD OLD DOG: Expert Advice for Keeping Your Aging Dog Happy, Healthy, and Comfortable, just out from the Faculty of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University and edited by world-renowned animal behaviorist Nicholas Dodman, BVMS (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt).
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