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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Wed Mar 07, 2012 5:36 pm

Seriously, though, I know that porcupines have been known to have pleasurable intercourse for purposes other than procreating. Whether every day, I'm not sure (maybe depends on the quill angles?).

So, going with True.
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby Hugh » Wed Mar 07, 2012 5:37 pm

Whether its true or false I dont know BUT it would have to be done very very carefully
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby wildflowergirl » Thu Mar 15, 2012 12:54 pm

I would say it's false.
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Thu Mar 15, 2012 2:59 pm

Welcome back WFG!

The answer is True-Humans don't have intercourse everyday as well (it was just quicker to type everyday than every other day :whistle: :hmz: )

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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Fri Mar 16, 2012 7:55 am

Anri wrote:Welcome back WFG!

The answer is True-Humans don't have intercourse everyday as well


Don't they?!! :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes:





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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby onewithnature » Fri Mar 16, 2012 8:01 am

Dis-course is very dangerous ... :wink: :lol:

So, let's get on with the next Q ...


T or F ... Bats mostly turn left when exiting a cave (assuming that the cave has a left-hand turning-option in the first place)?
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby Radman » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:57 am

False :whistle:


A common myth is that bats always turn left when exiting caves. This is one of those fun "facts" that shows up in trivia books Web sites, but nobody seems to be certain where this batty story got started. Nothing in the literature of chiropterology (the study of bats) seems to verify it.
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:59 am

onewithnature wrote:
Anri wrote:Welcome back WFG!

The answer is True-Humans don't have intercourse everyday as well


Don't they?!! :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes:

:naughty: Stouter!



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OK I side with Radman then because he is very sure that it is a myth... :hmz:
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:03 am

I will take that chance Radman :thumbs_up: At least I know you know more about bats than I do! :tongue:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Radman » Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:49 pm

The meat of older water buck takes on an unpleasant odor from the waterproofing secretions of its sweat glands, prompting predators to choose other prey.
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:51 pm

I would say fact-I know they small like 'what's the word' :hmz:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Imberbe » Tue Mar 20, 2012 4:13 pm

Myth

While the secretions may spoil the meat for finicky eaters such as humans, other predators have no such hang ups. They will eat the meat, and actively hunt water buck. This includes lion and crocodile.
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Radman » Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:54 am

Radman wrote: prompting predators to choose other prey.



I do agree with your statements regarding that they will eat water buck.

But is proven that predator will most likely take on other game and not to often prey on water buck
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Radman » Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:02 am

ndloti wrote:... it would be strange to see a lion turning up its nose at waterbuck flesh when they are known to eat well aged flesh of other kills ...
Imberbe wrote:Myth

While the secretions may spoil the meat for finicky eaters such as humans, other predators have no such hang ups. They will eat the meat, and actively hunt water buck. This includes lion and crocodile.



Been digging a bit :whistle: Found a book written by Charles Astley Maberly Nature Artist in the early 1900
that was pedaling thru the KNP by bike he discovered that lions preferred waterbuck as a meal
A study was then done by Tol Pienaar in the 60s about this speculation and he confirmed that it is the truth.

So the answer then is Myth :thumbs_up:

Your it IB :thumbs_up:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread postby Imberbe » Sat Mar 24, 2012 1:30 pm

:thumbs_up: Thanks!

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