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Male rats cooperate according to direct reciprocity

but not to generalised reciprocity

Animal Behaviour: accepted

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Reciprocity in Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus)

The Cambridge Handbook of Animal Cognition: accepted

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Reciprocal trading of different commodities in Norway rats

Current Biology 28: 594-599

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  Relatedness decreases and reciprocity increases cooperation in Norway rats

Proceedings of the Royal Society 285: 1874

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Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) communicate need,

which elicits donation of food

Journal of Comparative Psychology 2: 119-129

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Spontaneous social tool use in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

Journal of Comparative Psychology 132: 455-463

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Experimental evidence for reciprocity in allogrooming among Norway rats

Scientific Reports 7: 4010

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Do female Norway rats form social bonds?

Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 71: 98

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The transfer of alternative tasks in reciprocal cooperation

Animal Behaviour 131: 35-41

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Reciprocal allogrooming among unrelated Norway rats is affected by previously received cooperative, affiliative and aggressive behaviours

Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 71: 182

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No evidence for audience effects in reciprocal cooperation of Norway rats

Ethology 221: 513-521

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Rats play tit-for-tat instead of integrating cooperative experiences

over multiple interactions

in revision

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The smell of cooperation: rats reciprocate help entirely based on odour cues

under review

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The social life of Norway rats

 under review

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