Spotted Hyenas express highly complex social behaviours

Spotted Hyenas express highly complex social behaviours

Hyenas live in societies with strict hierarchies. Every hyena must know and respect the rank of higher-ranking individuals at any time. If they don’t, there will be scuffles – and these can quickly turn bloody in these powerful carnivores.

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