FOOD CACHING

a term applied to animals that store food for later consumption. Some birds will save enough food to eat over winter like Clark's Nutcracker. See hoarding.

FOOD CACHING: "A bird who does food caching has a good spatial memory."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FOOD CACHING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/food-caching/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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