The reunion of Phoenix and Ghost (video)

There’s no doubt that horses can remember individuals in their current social network; they recognize and treat familiar horses differently from one another. Individual recognition is widespread across all animals; it insures stability of the social group because each member can distinguish between allies, competitors, neighbors, and strangers. Unique “signature” cues communicate an individual’s identity to others. Horses can tell one another apart by sight, sound, and odor. Horses remember longer than many humans think . . . . humans who have never lived among horses that is.

Read Full story at Sky Dog Ranch and Sanctuary » Take Action Defund The BLM Adoption Incentive Program (AIP) »

Fund for Horses Logo

Featured Image: Sky Dog Ranch and Sanctuary. (L to R) Phoenix, Ghost and Friend.

Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s