TITLE

Meerkat Lessons

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;10/20/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a research on meerkats conducted by scientists from England. The study found that wild meerkats school their young. They teach their pups to catch insects and other prey. In one instance, scientists observed meerkats teaching their young how to handle scorpions without getting hurt.
ACCESSION #
22733174

 

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