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Short answer: Yes. Longer answer: Yes, but that's not the only likely cause of itching in animals. There are parasites like lice, chiggers, fleas, mosquitoes, mites (mange) etc. that can all cause itching too. In addition, fungal skin infections tend to be itchy. In general you should avoid the areas where you see itching animals as they may be shedding ...


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The pair of robins interested in the nest box outside my kitchen window are definitely tilting their head to check out the nest box with one eye from a perch at 90degrees to the nest box! From this, I came to the conclusion they used monocular vision and that this would make sense given the spacing of their eyes on either side of their head which most prey ...


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