Horses Make This Funny Sound When They're Happy

More from: | Gizmodo UK |
0

When horses are happy, they snort, according to new research published today in PLoS One. The finding could help improve treatment of these domesticated animals, the authors say.

The snorts are just as cute as I had hoped. Take a listen here.

The research comes from scientists at the University of Rennes in France, who noticed that horses tend to snort when they’re moved into better living conditions, like large pastures with a lot of food.

“There are three important

(...)

Read full article » http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2018/07/horses-make-this-funny-sound-when-theyre-happy/


About | Gizmodo UK |

Gizmodo UK isn’t your average tech site. Sure, we love technology and gadgets, but like any good nerdlinger, we’re also interested in science and smart design. Everything around us has been influenced by these elements, and it’s our goal to tell the stories behind these inspiring products, and to keep you on your toes about what’s coming next.

Expect to see amazing architecture you’d trade your Wi-Fi connection for; spaceships that soar to new and unexplored solar systems; futuristic automobiles and oceanic vessels that would fluster even James Bond; military innovation and eyebrow-raising government farces, and of course, all manner of geek culture and toys.

»Twitter: @GizmodoUK »Facebook: @GizmodoUK