Sympathetic yawn?

Vasquez751

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So come across several peer-reviewed studies online. Concluding the certain species of tortoise are not capable of empathy via sympathetic yawn specifically. Doesn't look like there's a whole lot of prompted yawn action in red foot tortoises and the like. Is anybody aware of with a consensus is regarding Eastern box turtles and three toolbox turtles?
 

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So come across several peer-reviewed studies online. Concluding the certain species of tortoise are not capable of empathy via sympathetic yawn specifically. Doesn't look like there's a whole lot of prompted yawn action in red foot tortoises and the like. Is anybody aware of with a consensus is regarding Eastern box turtles and three toolbox turtles?
Interesting topic. And I've been yawning now for several minutes straight
 

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So come across several peer-reviewed studies online. Concluding the certain species of tortoise are not capable of empathy via sympathetic yawn specifically. Doesn't look like there's a whole lot of prompted yawn action in red foot tortoises and the like. Is anybody aware of with a consensus is regarding Eastern box turtles and three toolbox turtles?
Never tried it....but we will and will post back to this thread...hmmmm. My guess is she won't have a clue.....I really don't think the ceiling is very high for my little friend!
 

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