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« on: 02/12/2009 12:37:51 »
Dear Hypnotizeologists,

As a sheepy I of course enjoy watching people be hypnotized..(you're getting sleepy)...there's nothing I like more (eyelids are heavy) than to enjoy a show of some victims (ewe are under my control) that then go on to perform silly things (send me your credit card details)


Ewe So Want To Email Me Funds

But what of non humans like a monkey or a cabbage ?...or a cow ?

I am aware that if ewe hold a shark on his snout that he will go into a state......(ewe luff sheepie).....is this hypnotisation ?..Could hypnotisation be used to train animals more effectively (sheepie is the best)


whajafink ?



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« Reply #1 on: 02/12/2009 13:15:40 »
Apprently, they can. Even animals.

A good example is the self-hypnotized state of lizard-forms when giving birth. When alligators give birth, you could actually wave your hand in front of their warm-breathing nostrils and would not flutter an eyelid..
 

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« Reply #2 on: 02/12/2009 15:57:06 »
Apprently, they can. Even animals.

A good example is the self-hypnotized state of lizard-forms when giving birth. When alligators give birth, you could actually wave your hand in front of their warm-breathing nostrils and would not flutter an eyelid..

Cripes....Thanks Mr.Scientist...I didn't realise alligators gave birth...don't they lay eggs ?..or is that a croc speciality !..in any case...I would not want to wave my hand (or any other extremity) in front of an alligators nostrils...well..unless it was heavily sedated....or a deceased alligator !
 

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« Reply #3 on: 02/12/2009 15:59:11 »
Also chickens (which rank high on the stupid scale).

wow !..Thanks DiscoverDave...as a firm believer in empirical study I just went and hypnotised a chicken in my freezer !..it'll do now what ever I tell it.

I wonder if there is a chicken hypnotising industry !...*lay more eggs*
 

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« Reply #4 on: 02/12/2009 16:19:26 »
Also chickens (which rank high on the stupid scale).

wow !..Thanks DiscoverDave...as a firm believer in empirical study I just went and hypnotised a chicken in my freezer !..it'll do now what ever I tell it.

I wonder if there is a chicken hypnotising industry !...*lay more eggs*

I bet it just stiffened right up too!!  ;D

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« Reply #5 on: 02/12/2009 16:19:43 »
If you get a crayfish and fold their nippers down so that they're sort of sitting on them and then rub up and down their carapace their eyes go funny and then when you stop they'll just sit there
 

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« Reply #6 on: 02/12/2009 17:07:28 »
If you get a crayfish and fold their nippers down so that they're sort of sitting on them and then rub up and down their carapace their eyes go funny and then when you stop they'll just sit there

LOL.....I'm fresh out of crayish. I don't suppose a visit to the fishmonger will help either !

thanks Madidus_Scientia ...now how on earth did ewe discover that little morsel of crayfish fun ?
 

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« Reply #7 on: 02/12/2009 18:53:42 »
My science teacher in highschool showed us, and I used to have some in my fishtank when I was a kid.



They're cute, aren't they? :p
 

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« Reply #8 on: 02/12/2009 20:02:23 »
My science teacher in highschool showed us, and I used to have some in my fishtank when I was a kid.



They're cute, aren't they? :p



They are kute...and tasty too !! :-)
 

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« Reply #9 on: 07/12/2009 05:00:07 »
Apprently, they can. Even animals.

A good example is the self-hypnotized state of lizard-forms when giving birth. When alligators give birth, you could actually wave your hand in front of their warm-breathing nostrils and would not flutter an eyelid..

Cripes....Thanks Mr.Scientist...I didn't realise alligators gave birth...don't they lay eggs ?..or is that a croc speciality !..in any case...I would not want to wave my hand (or any other extremity) in front of an alligators nostrils...well..unless it was heavily sedated....or a deceased alligator !

Birth.. I meant eggs really. :)
 

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« Reply #10 on: 09/12/2009 01:25:51 »
Isn't there a technique of catching fish by 'tickling' it, making it immobile?
If so, why doesn't it work on me?
Ah, not that I am a fish?
Am I?

Perhaps this question is a little to fishy 4U

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Sorry Madidus_Scientia I'm guessing we're fishing for the same thing here
« Last Edit: 09/12/2009 01:28:31 by yor_on »
 

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« Reply #11 on: 09/12/2009 01:43:03 »
... I'm fresh out of crayish.

Got any rabbits ? ...
« Last Edit: 09/12/2009 01:48:50 by RD »
 

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« Reply #12 on: 09/12/2009 15:51:08 »
I remember I once read in a book of hypnosis that if you lay a chicken on a table, on her flank, and slowly aline her eyes along a white line you had drawn on the table with a chalk, the chicken will stay immobilized in that position, looking for the white line in front of her.

Edit. Found! Here it is a video:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicken_hypnotism
« Last Edit: 09/12/2009 16:01:40 by lightarrow »
 

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« Reply #13 on: 09/12/2009 16:01:50 »
I remember I once read in a book of hypnosis that if you lay a chicken on a table, on her flank, and slowly aline her eyes along a white line you had drawn on the table with a chalk, the chicken will stay immobilized in that position, looking for the white line in front of her.

Edit. Found! Here it is a video:

That has something to do with the concentration of the chicken... it has itself a limited amount of brain capacity which means it will concentrate on the subject at hand, rather better than a human!
 

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« Reply #14 on: 09/12/2009 16:02:22 »
... I'm fresh out of crayish.

Got any rabbits ? ...
I have one! I'll try with her!
 

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« Reply #15 on: 09/12/2009 16:06:11 »
I remember I once read in a book of hypnosis that if you lay a chicken on a table, on her flank, and slowly aline her eyes along a white line you had drawn on the table with a chalk, the chicken will stay immobilized in that position, looking for the white line in front of her.

Edit. Found! Here it is a video:

That has something to do with the concentration of the chicken... it has itself a limited amount of brain capacity which means it will concentrate on the subject at hand, rather better than a human!
Probably it also have to do with a sense of being "forced by a superior strenght" to stay in a specific position, when the person holds down her body and her head, at the beginning. Humans have a similar way of being hypnotized, sometimes.
 

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« Reply #16 on: 09/12/2009 16:21:09 »
I remember I once read in a book of hypnosis that if you lay a chicken on a table, on her flank, and slowly aline her eyes along a white line you had drawn on the table with a chalk, the chicken will stay immobilized in that position, looking for the white line in front of her.

Edit. Found! Here it is a video:

That has something to do with the concentration of the chicken... it has itself a limited amount of brain capacity which means it will concentrate on the subject at hand, rather better than a human!
Probably it also have to do with a sense of being "forced by a superior strenght" to stay in a specific position, when the person holds down her body and her head, at the beginning. Humans have a similar way of being hypnotized, sometimes.

That reaches a philosophical debate. It certainly seems true however :)
 

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« Reply #17 on: 10/12/2009 02:24:10 »
Some chickens and rabbits evidently have a "play dead when held" reflex.
Some predators only eat live prey, (a good idea: already dead prey could be "off" or succumbed to contagious disease).
So playing dead when held by a predator increases chicken/bunny's chances of survival.

I think human hypnotism exploits a submissive reflex that some people have inherited.
« Last Edit: 10/12/2009 05:11:08 by RD »
 

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« Reply #18 on: 10/12/2009 15:29:29 »
Some chickens and rabbits evidently have a "play dead when held" reflex.
Some predators only eat live prey, (a good idea: already dead prey could be "off" or succumbed to contagious disease).
So playing dead when held by a predator increases chicken/bunny's chances of survival.

I think human hypnotism exploits a submissive reflex that some people have inherited.
That's very interesting, thank you RD.
 

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