Squirrels Eavesdrop On Birds To See If It’s Safe To Come Out — Natural History Wanderings

NPR reports Squirrels eavesdrop on the casual chitchat of birds to figure out when it’s safe enough to be out in the open and foraging for food. Researchers have found that a squirrel becomes incredibly vigilant when it hears the shriek of a red-tailed hawk, but it will relax and resume its food-seeking behavior more […]

via Squirrels Eavesdrop On Birds To See If It’s Safe To Come Out — Natural History Wanderings

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