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18.06.2018 New publication in Behavioural Processes: In this study my former master student Jacqui Kirk and I investigate temporal patterns in social interaction patterns in African lions. 

 

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01.02.2018 New publication in Scientific Reports: Free-living greylag geese adjust their heart rates and body core temperatures to season and reproductive context.

 

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11.03.2017 New publication in Behavioural Processes: In this study we investigated effects of mate separation and social isolation onto haematological parameters and the physiological stress response in greylag geese. 

 

 

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Do animals know when they are treated unfairly? Read my conversation article. 


New publication in PeerJ: In this study we investigated social and environmental factors affecting leucocyte profiles in wild greylag geese. 

 

https://peerj.com/articles/2792/



New publication in Journal of Ornithology. Parasite excretion patterns in the critically endangered Northern bald ibis. 

 

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New publication in Animal Cognition: Carrion crows learn to discriminate between calls of reliable and unreliable conspecifics

 

In this experiment, we tested whether carrion crows (Corvus corone corone) learn to differentiate between calls of reliable or unreliable individuals.

 

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New publication in Behaviour: Individual performance in socio-cognitive tasks predicts social behaviour in carrion crows


The paper investigates a link between cognitive performance in experimental tasks and involvement in social behaviour (affiliative and agonistic interactions.


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