A bird's eye view: the chicken visual system

Published on: 01/25/2021
Author/s : Anna Magnaterra, MS student, University of Maryland; Dr. Shawna Weimer, University of Maryland. Reviewers: Dr. Prafulla Regmi, University of Georgia; Dr. Leonie Jacobs, Virginia Tech; Dr. Marisa Erasmus, Purdue University.

Avian species rely heavily on vision to provide them with necessary information about their surroundings. Chickens rely on their sense of vision to recognize: Other chickens. Predators. Another chicken's intentions (which allows birds to avoid unwanted aggression). Location of resources, such as food and water. Although there is evidence that domestication has weakened a chicken's sense...

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January 25, 2021

Thank you all honorable authors for your very informative article regarding the chicken visual system.

March 29, 2021
very very interesting.
Thank you
April 4, 2021
Thank you
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