Animal Behavior

AGGRESSION

Aggression in animals is when there is actual or potential harm to another animal or even human being. Animals often become aggressive when they fight over resources such as food and shelter. They also become aggressive when they are protecting their own and become territorial. They become aggressive with not only their own kind but others a well.
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The Fight For Food

Vultures fight over access to carcasses. They are fighting for food and become more aggressive the hungrier they get. They attack each other by pecking, biting, wing pummeling and foot grappling.


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