Responses of aardwolves, Proteles cristatus, Sparrman 1783, to translocated scent marks.

@article{Sliwa1998ResponsesOA,
  title={Responses of aardwolves, Proteles cristatus, Sparrman 1783, to translocated scent marks.},
  author={Sliwa and Richardson},
  journal={Animal behaviour},
  year={1998},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={137-46}
}
We tested the discrimination abilities of aardwolves by monitoring their response to scent marks of male or female donors varying in familiarity translocated into their territories. We followed aardwolves in a vehicle and collected grass stalks with single fresh scent marks. The next evening we placed these grass stalks at dens and middens in the territory… CONTINUE READING