FOOD CACHING By N., Sam M.S. - 14 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." Related Psychology Terms HOARDING HUNGER DRIVE PICA HALL, G. (GLANVILLE) STANLEY FROMM, ERICH (1900—) APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) ALCOHOLIC ADDICTION Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development DELAYED REACTION EARLY INFANTILE AUTISM Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FOOD CACHING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/food-caching/ (accessed July 5, 2022).