She made a toy out of a flip top bin lid and in doing so learned how they work. There has to be a certain amount of intelligence involved to constantly flip that flipping lid. She gets a lot of fun out of it. I expect that she initial learned how the flip bin lid works by watching her owner use the bin many times and then copied her. It’s observational learning. That’s what it looks like.
THE BEST BIT IS AT THE END WHEN SHE GOES BANANAS
— Lifestyle Medicine (@MHFit) March 19, 2019
I have written about this before but not seen such a good example on video of a kitten learning how to do things by direct observation of his mother. The first 30 seconds are the key bits of this video … please continue reading
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