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University of California - Berkeley

Hyena Giggle Calls

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Caption: The giggle call of a dominant female hyena named Kadogo (who was 6 years old at the time of the study) is steady and seemingly confident, as opposed to the more variable calls of subordinate animals.

Credit: Frederic Theunissen/UC Berkeley

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