Cairns Aquarium fish showing signs of missing humans
Just like humans, your pets can feel emotions too.
Only a decade ago, the idea that dogs and other animals had feelings would have been laughed at. Many studies later, it's now universally accepted that all types of animals can demonstrate emotions.
But what about fish?
Cairns Aquarium CEO and Founder, Daniel Leipnik has noticed that since being forced to close amid the pandemic, some of their aquatic inhabitants were showing signs of depression, some sulking, and even refusing to eat.
(Pictured: Chang the "Lonely Grouper")
I caught up with him this afternoon to find out more.....