Animal locomotion

Ainimal locomotion, in ethology, is ony o the kin-kinds o muivements or gates that ainimals uise fur tae muive frae ane place tae anither.[1] Some locomotion modes is (ineetially) sel-pilet, e.g., rinnin, soummin, lowpin, fleein, happin, tovin an snuvin.

A cheetah chasin prey. In its brief huntin sprints, it is the fastest o aw laund ainimals.


  1. "Animal locomotion". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 16 December 2014.