Madeleine Goumas, Neeltje Boogert, Pep Bassett, Jay Gillian, United Kingdom, Research, Science, Food

Madeleine Goumas, Neeltje Boogert

Frosty stare keeps seaside scavengers away from your fries, study finds

Frosty stare keeps seaside scavengers away from your fries, study finds.


Seagull staredown! Frosty stare keeps seaside scavengers away from your fries, study finds.

Frosty stare keeps seaside scavengers away from your fries, study finds.

“It seems that just watching the gulls will reduce the chance of them snatching your food,” said senior author Dr. Neeltje Boogert.

“It seems that a couple of very bold gulls might ruin the reputation of the rest,” Boogert added.

Gulls have very good eyesight, said Goumas, but it’s not clear if they are really aware that humans are watching them. The behavior could be innate, or it could be learned from gulls’ experiences with human, according to Goumas.

Across the pond in Ocean City, New Jersey, resident Pep Bassett told ABC News how"one swooped right down, slapped me on the side of my head with his wing and took my doughnut." Seagulls have hurt a child in the past, according to Mayor Jay Gillian.

Read more: ABC News

trowynt I want Frosty It works on Jersey gulls. Did it at IBSP this past week while on vacation. Birds kept their distance. Clearly the people who did the study never met any real seagulls who work for a living. They don’t think anything of a look from any human and they work together to distract you while they take your food. And so what, to you it’s just a lost potato chip, to them it’s survival

Not the ones at the Jersey Shore. How I’m looking at these seagulls when they’re eyeing my sandwich my ma made just for me. amazing Thats very handy to have

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