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Goats learn socially from humans in a spatial problem-solving task
© 2016 The Association for the Study of Animal BehaviourDomestication drives changes in animal cognition and behaviour. In particular, the capacity of dogs to socially learn from humans is considered a key outcome of how ...
Judgement bias in goats (Capra hircus): investigating the effects of human grooming.
Animal emotional states can be investigated by evaluating their impact on cognitive processes. In this study, we used a judgement bias paradigm to determine if short-term positive human-animal interaction (grooming) induced ...
Individual personality differences in goats predict their performance in visual learning and non-associative cognitive tasks.
Variation in common personality traits, such as boldness or exploration, is often associated with risk-reward trade-offs and behavioural flexibility. To date, only a few studies have examined the effects of consistent ...