65 Animals That Actually Laugh

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Chattanooga, Tennessee—



Everyone loves a funny animal video, but do animals laugh too? Experts have now looked at animal behavior and vocal frequency to figure out if the animal is laughing. They’ve found 65 species of animals that do actually laugh.

That list includes a variety of primates, domestic cows and dogs, foxes, seals, and mongooses, as well as three bird species, including parakeets and Australian magpies.