Posted June 20, 2014on:
INTERESTING THINGS ABOUT CROWS THAT MOST PEOPLE DON’T KNOW ENOUGH TO ASK ABOUT
Long-term pair bonds
Long-term family bonds
Territoriality and flock use
Age of first breeding
Caching of food
50 species of Corvus
What do crows eat?
Why do crows gather in flocks during the day?
To cruise the singles’ flocks
How smart are crows?
Smarter than many undergraduates, but probably not as smart as ravens
Are crows getting bigger?
Are crow populations increasing?
Probably, but not as much as you think
How can you tell a male crow from a female?
How many different calls do crows make?
Lots, but most of them still sound like “caw”
Why do crows hate owls?
Many good reasons, most having to do with decapitated crows
Do crows play?
Do crows make good pets?
Yes, but they’re VERY illegal