Field Frame Friday: If you hear this, I am not aMOOsed!

Dairy calves may be adorable and photogenic, but they are also very noisy animals! Research has shown that their vocalizations can indicate their affective state and emotions!

[Photo and caption by Isabelle McDonald-Gilmartin]

Green, A. C., Johnston, I. N., & Clark, C. E. F. (2018). Invited review: The evolution of cattle bioacoustics and application for advanced dairy systems. animal12(6), 1250-1259.

[Edited by Maggie Creamer]

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