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Re: If you Could Study one Animal for a day What Would it be

Post by DHumphrey » Sat Oct 03, 2015 12:03 am

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A timber wolf or eagle, can't decided
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Post by Masika » Fri Oct 09, 2015 4:18 pm

Even though owls are my favourite animal, I would probably say that I'd love to study the Tasmanian Devil. I've always really like them and just a general fondness of them really. I feel like I could learn so much more about them by observing them and visiting the area in which they inhabit.
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Post by Sambhur » Fri Oct 09, 2015 6:08 pm

Spotted hyenas, for sure. I love them.
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Post by Quivira » Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:20 am

Definitely dolphins or Umbrella/Moluccan C ockatoos.


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Post by Aeva » Mon Oct 12, 2015 6:46 pm

I would study some microbial life form like cyanobacteria. I feel like these guys are just too underrated.
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Post by ZeRivet » Tue Oct 13, 2015 12:24 am

Most likely a Manatee or perhaps even a Whale Shark.
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Post by twinlinskis » Tue Oct 20, 2015 1:35 pm

mm, i think maybe a hyena. they're so rad uwu
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Post by Cackle » Thu Oct 22, 2015 4:41 am

Hyenas, definitely. They have very well developed frontal cortex. The size of an animal's frontal cortex is believed to be connected to it's social intelligence, and hyenas have a frontal cortex on par with primates. Studying them, even for a day, would be totally worth it. :mrgreen:
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Post by Chumpkins_ » Thu Oct 22, 2015 5:38 am

It would have to be some rare deep see animal that we know practically nothing about.
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Post by Kairah » Sun Oct 25, 2015 2:41 pm

The snow leopard (panthera uncia) would be my choice.

They live in harsh conditions, speaking in human terms and there is so little known about them.
These gracefull cats with their thick fur and long tails have fascinated me ever since I can remember.
Besides, they share their habitat with wolves *wink*

But 'just going into the mountains, finding them and keeping them in sight to observe without them knowing' is everything but an easy task. And more than that, I would want to protect them from humans who respect the lives of these cats not as much as most of us here on WolfQuest do. It breaks my heart to know they are hunted for idiotic reasons like the beauty of their fur or 'medicinal' products.
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Post by April » Wed Nov 04, 2015 6:17 pm

I would choose African Wild Dogs, though there's also lots of other animals I'd be interested to study. The thing is though, I've actually studied them quite a bit online and even wrote a novel about them from my studies, so I don't know if that would defeat the purpose of actually going into the wild and seeing them act or not. I think I'd still do it, cause they're such fascinating creatures.
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Post by Jeames » Wed Dec 02, 2015 6:58 am

It depends on the fact in which season you want to study said animal. I'm not exactly a patient person, so if it was a regular day I wolud study wolves. If it was around the breeding or birthing season, it would either be platypus or kiwi birds (because both creatures are very interesting and just... gah <3).
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Re: If you Could Study one Animal for a day What Would it be

Post by Serperior_123 » Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:30 pm

If I could, study one animal for a day, I would need to go back in time.
The animal would be either a wooly mammoth or a saber tooth tiger. Maybe a dinosaur (preferably a Carnotaurus), I'm not decided.
Just to learn about something that's extinct would be very cool

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Post by Sobakka » Wed Jan 06, 2016 6:37 pm

It's a struggle between a polar bear & a platypus (a recent video I saw them has me very interested in their behavior)
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