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Courtship

Consorting

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Both guarding male and estrous female exhibiting responsibility for maintaining proximity to one another.....
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Estrous-Walk

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Female walking with long gait in an arc away from her family with her head raised high and/or turning to one side (giving body slight twisted motion and Bow-Back appearance as she walks);....
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Wariness

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Female wary in presence of males; Head-Raising, Eyes-Open, with gaze directed at following males; intolerant of male approaches.....
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Chase

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A male, usually with an erection, pursuing an estrous female at a fast walk or shuffling "run". (113a) A Male-Male-Chase may also refer to a young male with an erection chasing another....
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Guarding

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A musth (usually) male attempting to prevent other males from obtaining access to an estrous female. This usually involves staying within 5-15 meters of the estrous female and threatening....
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Reach-Over

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Male, usually with an erection, reaching his trunk over a female's back or placing his trunk along her back. This action may be an attempt to prevent the female's forward movement and....
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Rest-Chin

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Male resting chin on the back of an estrous female as a prelude to mounting.....
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Driving

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Within a consort, a male pushing an estrous female, sometimes roughly from side to side and foreward, with his forehead prior to mounting.....
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Standing

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Estrous female standing still (as opposed to stepping forward or moving away), "holding-her-ground" for a guarding male as he drives or mounts her.....
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Mounting

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A male succeeding in placing his forelegs on a female's back. Mounting may be successful (intromission and ejaculation occur) or unsuccessful. A successful mating largely depends on a....
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Reach-Over

Europa rumbles after being pushed away by her mother, Edwina.

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Rest-Chin

Eldon, two-years-old complains as his food is taken by his older sister Elspeth.

Images: 3

Driving

A short complaining sounding rumble is heard in the scuffle surrounding the newborn as a young male tries to mount the new mother, Ella.

Images: 3

Standing

A short complaining sounding rumble is heard in the scuffle surrounding the newborn as a young male tries to mount the new mother, Ella.

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