Etology is the science that study animals behavior.


         So, etology is a behavior research science, in a way that the etologist needs a lot of patience, because their studies requires observation.


         The observation ca be:

-          when the animal is in captivity;

-          when animal is in nature.


As captivity animal suffer a lot of stress, its behavior may have influence of behavior distorcion because of the degree of “mental commotion”.


On the other hand, when the animal is free in nature, in its natural habitat, its bevavior is original, just influenced by the instincts and environment conditions, furnishing to the etologist a more real research field.


Etology involves behavior studies, animal instinct, knowledge, language, species’ behavior standard etc.











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