Coolidge Effect


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The reinitiation of sexual behaviour in a sexually satiated animal, in response to a novel receptive mate
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Or indeed, Coolidge, who, after a visit to a chicken farm where a single cockerel ruled the roost, made remarks which prompted the psychological term Coolidge Effect - meaning that a male is more virile with a succession of different females than with on e who has lost her novelty-value
The Coolidge Effect, presented by Wonderfools, in Annan and Dumfries on December 3, as well as Castle Douglas and Newton Stewart the following day, will also be part of the finale run-in for the Year of Young People in the region.
"And we've helped support the Coolidge Effect - issue-based theatre for young people to experience but also something that's educational.