Auditory Training for Turkeys?

Last Thursday was Thanksgiving in the United States. Thanksgiving, one of the major American holidays of the year, is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November. It became an official Federal holiday during the Civil War, when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens”, to be celebrated on Thursday,…

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Thanksgiving…..A Worldwide Tradition for Centuries

For most of my life I was of the opinion that Thanksgiving was a US Holiday.   Traveling the world, I soon found, that people everywhere have holidays and/or traditions that offer thanks for the good fortune or a bountiful harvest of the year.  Filppo (2011) suggests that the first thing you learn when you begin…

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