innate behaviour

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innate behaviour

any behaviour that is exhibited by animals reared in isolation and which appears to be inherited, and thus instinctive, in some interpretations of the meaning of this word. Innate behaviour develops independently of any experience of the behaviour in other animals. See INSTINCT, IMPRINTING.
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pharaonis--that this is an innate behavior that can be observed in newly hatched juveniles (Sugimoto and Ikeda, 2013).
The female will lick the pups and eat the placenta as this is a fixed action, innate behavior that is hormone directed.
Rather, feeding behavior and food choices are driven by innate behavior and past experiences.
logic underlying an innate behavior. (101) When dumbfounded, people are
By knowing a leader's innate behavior, Prince writes, outsiders can discern a company's preferred approach to creating value.
Some believe that competitiveness is innate behavior and that competition is a motivation for high achievement.
These results suggest that learning plays an important part in the development of such innate behavior Oust as it does in standing up).
Whatever the status of your cat, it's easier on you--and him--if you don't have to change this innate behavior. Trimming the nails regularly, every one or two weeks, makes a significant difference.
Eating dry or salty food, being deprived of water for several hours and strenuous exercise all act to build up energy (drive) we can call thirst, so when presented with water (Lorenz referred to the water as a releaser For the innate behavior of drinking), an animal will drink.
Cats scratch to sharpen their claws and mark their territory--they're innate behaviors. Get scratching posts that don't wobble and can't tip.
These regions -- more primitive than the brain's cortex, the center of thinking and reasoning -- are the seat of emotions and many innate behaviors as well as the control centers for muscles and automatic functions such as breathing.