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Why so many animals, including our pets, have a third eyelid—yet humans don’t

Our family dog used to have a rather noticeable extra eyelid that became especially apparent when he dozed off, usually upturned on the rug. This...

Tiger beetles outsmart bats with clever ultrasonic mimicry, shows study

Bats are the main predators of night-flying insects, using echolocation to hunt in the dark. Many insects, including moths, beetles, crickets, and grasshoppers, have evolved...

Why parrotlets adopt or kill their rivals’ babies

In the bustling world of green-rumped parrotlets, love and competition take center stage, sometimes leading to unexpected behaviors like caring for or even harming...

Scientists unlock the secret language of sperm whales with AI

For centuries, sperm whales have captivated our imagination with their sheer size and mysterious lives deep in the ocean. Despite advances in whale science, understanding...

Does your dog have ‘rage syndrome’?

Dog aggression can be unsettling, stressful, and even dangerous, not only for the dog but also for other pets, family members, and strangers. Because some...

Both purebred and mixed-breed dogs share similar health risks, shows study

A recent study from Texas A&M School of Veterinary Medicine has debunked a common myth that purebred dogs are more likely to get sick...

Night owls of nature: More Insects prefer the dark than we thought

Ever wondered if there are more insects buzzing around during the day or at night? Well, a groundbreaking study led by Dr. Mark Wong from...

Scientists uncover the genetic secrets of bird navigation

Researchers have been unraveling the secrets behind how migratory birds navigate with remarkable precision across vast distances. A team of scientists led by Dr. Corinna...

What you need to know about leptospirosis if you are dog owners

Leptospirosis is a serious bacterial infection that affects dogs and can be fatal, leading to severe kidney damage and even death. Emmanuelle Butty, a veterinary...

How to manage rage syndrome in dogs

Dog aggression can be a serious issue for pet owners, bringing stress and potential danger not just to the dog but also to other...