The flexible grouping and behavioral character of a flock of Suffolk ewes (Ovis aries)

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The spatial patterning and grouping behavior of domestic sheep (Ovis aries) under ranch management was studied. Activity was highly synchronized among flock members and was often initiated by several individuals, but no specific individual was always responsible. In the pasture, they were not randomly dispersed, but stayed together, and individuals did not… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02350581

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@article{Kawai2006TheFG, title={The flexible grouping and behavioral character of a flock of Suffolk ewes (Ovis aries)}, author={Kaori Kawai}, journal={Journal of Ethology}, year={2006}, volume={7}, pages={41-51} }