Why Do Hyenas Laugh?

  • Are hyenas the most misunderstood animals in the wild? They're intelligent, they have a sophisticated social order, and their famous laugh isn't even a laugh.
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Comments • 80

  • KingTurtle37
    KingTurtle37 6 hours ago

    Because they are watching memes on their phones

  • Zaney Boy
    Zaney Boy 9 hours ago

    I never noticed how big Hyena's were...

  • tiberiius
    tiberiius 12 hours ago

    1:29 i felt that

  • Brigido Cruz
    Brigido Cruz 14 hours ago

    God created every animals Good
    When we reunite with Him again
    will be hanging out with all animals

  • Rene Oosthuizen
    Rene Oosthuizen 19 hours ago

    And hyenas need to have human protection people shouldn't judge an animal by its coat

  • Rene Oosthuizen
    Rene Oosthuizen 19 hours ago

    Hyenas aren't bad animals they are adorable and friendly and are most likely to protect against high threats they are actually just as respected animal as lions they deserve the respect we give lions instead of them in fact they are kind of like a gigantic puppy dog full of love and need all the respect they deserve they need the help of humans more than ever

  • Nekdo BrezIdentitete
    Nekdo BrezIdentitete 20 hours ago

    "its what youd expect if theres an unfamiliar hyena in their territory, where does he come from, why is he there, lets get
    rid of him"
    thats what borders are for.

  • Simon Croft
    Simon Croft 21 hour ago

    *I Have One Last Word BABIESSSSS*
    *If u know u know*

  • Harry Potter
    Harry Potter Day ago

    It's a prank 😂😂

  • JUNO X
    JUNO X Day ago

    Natashhhhhaaaaaaa natashhhaaaaaaaaa

  • Ava Grant
    Ava Grant Day ago

    I was doing a presentation on hyena's and I decided to do more research on them I found this and I saw it of cause and I decided to put this video into my presentation.

  • 2 Genes
    2 Genes Day ago

    I ve always liked Hyenas

  • Jehan Suruj Miah

    Me when I saw the title: hyenas laugh?!

  • Cindy Agustin
    Cindy Agustin Day ago +1

    I"m one of the Lioness who dislikes this annoying Hyenas

  • Yeeti Playz
    Yeeti Playz 2 days ago +3

    Hyena: *exists*
    Human: *stares and stays far away*
    Hyena: *laughs*
    Human: *thinks they’re communicating*
    Hyena’s actually communicating: Look at how old his shoes are!

  • plops993
    plops993 2 days ago

    Having been standing only feet away from large adult hyenas who were making their giggle noise at high volume during feeding time, I can say that it is pretty terrifying. I never expected it to be as loud or ominous as it was in real life up close. Would NOT want that noise surrounding me in the desert at night

  • Woody Macajoux
    Woody Macajoux 2 days ago

    I love them

  • Dchan2005
    Dchan2005 2 days ago +2

    him: *pets hyena*
    me: scared of that one tiny spider on the floor

  • Pineapple
    Pineapple 2 days ago

    Aight bet

  • Normal Ansan
    Normal Ansan 2 days ago

    Why they didn’t attack him?

  • Tyler Marshall
    Tyler Marshall 2 days ago

    We only need Hyenas, get rid of Wild dogs

  • Inari Drawings
    Inari Drawings 2 days ago

    i dont think theyre scary. I think they look cute. Cute and a little bit derpy. When I watched Lion king as a child the hyenas were my favorite characters.

  • Lps Alaska
    Lps Alaska 2 days ago +1

    Heyena s where already my fave animal

  • Onyeka Mbanu Jr.
    Onyeka Mbanu Jr. 3 days ago

    Nissan or Mitsubishi should build a car and name it hyena (Nissan Hyena) - (Mitsubishi Hyena)

  • Krypto Gaming
    Krypto Gaming 3 days ago

    Who else literally didn’t know hyenas looked like that?

  • Rainbow Chanewaroski

    Came from Quora

  • Cheek Busting 101
    Cheek Busting 101 3 days ago

    Hyena=baby 🦒 giraffe's

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  • Khalil Khalil
    Khalil Khalil 3 days ago

    I see hyenas as males and sub males

  • Lt. Viper
    Lt. Viper 3 days ago

    _yeens are cute, but also have a very scary bite force_

  • Osg Killerzzz :
    Osg Killerzzz : 3 days ago

    Hyena: 1:46 *car noises*

  • NoCap Itz Crysis
    NoCap Itz Crysis 3 days ago

    The fact that he is slapping it on its head is weird lol

    MALTA HIGH JACKER 3 days ago

    Anyone else think its nuts how they converged on the same body plan as most cainids?

  • Brando V V
    Brando V V 4 days ago

    They probably thought of something funny and just laugh out of no where, no biggy

  • cosmin serpeanu
    cosmin serpeanu 4 days ago +3

    let's be serious ...hyenas laugh only to show the world that they arent affected about lion king win

  • ma nam jaFF
    ma nam jaFF 4 days ago +1

    tf why he sounds like shaun from rdr2?!

  • Grub Hut
    Grub Hut 4 days ago

    Nah i dont think so, most likely the sound means: Mufasa, MUFASA

  • Sad Vibes
    Sad Vibes 4 days ago +3

    They should sue lion king for defamation of character

  • euan
    euan 4 days ago

    they never stopped laughing when he turned into a pickle

  • RanOutOfSpac
    RanOutOfSpac 4 days ago

    1:37 Not gonna lie, I thought he was gonna say Whoopi Goldberg.

  • k !
    k ! 4 days ago +1

    i looveee hyenas
    theyre my favorite animal

  • This Is Madness
    This Is Madness 4 days ago

    Whose watching after the corana lockdown ? 🤨

  • Clips World Vybe
    Clips World Vybe 4 days ago

    But how come that guy mingles with wild animals like that

  • Zachary
    Zachary 5 days ago

    To choose whether or not they attack or flee

  • #StopACTA2 #SaveFreeInternet

    I don't know why. But i like Hyenas

  • SomeHazyCaveman
    SomeHazyCaveman 5 days ago

    We all know the reason they laugh is cause they are telling funny jokes to each other.

  • Big Kev
    Big Kev 5 days ago

    They're looking for Retsuko.

  • Once We Wake
    Once We Wake 6 days ago +1

    These things always short

  • Alec Coleman
    Alec Coleman 6 days ago

    They look like Satan

  • Vex Valentine
    Vex Valentine 6 days ago

    They whoop like cars

  • Chris C
    Chris C 6 days ago

    2:36 from the safety of his enclosure, Kevin will play his entire iTunes library, skipping each song after 10 seconds, while frequently interjecting, "you gotta hear this bro"

    • COLLIN R 2
      COLLIN R 2 5 days ago

      I have a friend who does something similar when he's trying to show me Netflix shows and it just gets annoying

  • Nokisgp
    Nokisgp 6 days ago

    Because its funny to them

  • Guy With Opinions
    Guy With Opinions 6 days ago

    I want a pet hyena

  • Muffin Mory
    Muffin Mory 6 days ago +1

    I don’t know why so many ppl are saying that The Lion King ruined hyenas. TLK only made me love hyenas more, and I don’t think TLK would be complete without those three particular hyenas

  • wargamesmaster
    wargamesmaster 6 days ago

    Aaaaah, ok... So that's why the Joker is always laughing, he's part hyena.

  • Manoj Varughese
    Manoj Varughese 7 days ago

    Bop anyone?

  • dark magic
    dark magic 7 days ago

    I won't love something that killed me 6362663 times on world of warcraft

  • Illuminati Corgi
    Illuminati Corgi 7 days ago +1

    The Lion King was the worst thing to happen to hyenas.

  • Gasss Dasss
    Gasss Dasss 7 days ago

    There cute

  • S T Ξ Λ L T H
    S T Ξ Λ L T H 7 days ago

    Whoop whoop its the sound of da police

  • DougtheDonkeyTV
    DougtheDonkeyTV 7 days ago

    3:26 cotton eye joe

  • DawnCat 1016
    DawnCat 1016 7 days ago +1

    People who don’t take their giggle serious at first will understand if they were stranded out in the wild with them it can be the most terrifying noise to hear during the day and night.

  • • trash •
    • trash • 8 days ago

    I love hyenas, i think they are adorable!

  • Roch Xavier
    Roch Xavier 8 days ago

    Hyenas remind me of chiuauas, the same attentiveness, the same abilities with sound, the same fierceness, female dominant, both evolutionary species, on their own, very social and highly developed teamwork. Continue on :)

  • Lil Mike
    Lil Mike 8 days ago +133

    Hyenas: **exist**
    The lion King: *Im about to ruin this mans whole career*

    • YT M3GA
      YT M3GA 5 days ago +2

      Not funny

    • Joe Grossman
      Joe Grossman 6 days ago +3

      I see you went to the Carlos Mencia school of comedy

  • Johnneh590
    Johnneh590 8 days ago

    Quarantine has me on a binge on all sorts of videos involving big cats and similar cat-like predators. Hyena's are by far my favorite, I find them the most fascinating.

  • JungleINSECt Spikewall

    I dont think anybody wants to get rid of em or thinks we are beter with out em i just think people forget about em

  • Timothy Productions :D

    I love hyenas there my most favorite animal 💖

  • Agent Teemo
    Agent Teemo 9 days ago

    I think they are cute

  • Sad Cat
    Sad Cat 9 days ago

    So Joker's spirit animal is basically a hyena

  • Prussian Eagle
    Prussian Eagle 9 days ago

    Always Loved them

  • Ńeca beauty
    Ńeca beauty 9 days ago

    Imagine camping and seeing eyes and hearing that at 3 am

  • Ibrahim Chip
    Ibrahim Chip 9 days ago +1

    Hyenas are the only animal can go against lion

  • K N
    K N 9 days ago

    Not the reaction he was hoping for 🤣

  • Abdulla Rifai
    Abdulla Rifai 9 days ago +1

    Hyenas: Mooo
    Me: Aight time to sleep

  • Boss Manz
    Boss Manz 9 days ago

    Dude hyenas are not only smart but there bite force is strong enough to rip bones

  • vikram dharma
    vikram dharma 10 days ago

    The tag that hyenas are arch rivals to lions is itself a big big credit to them.

  • Min tulips
    Min tulips 10 days ago

    They laugh because they're happy

  • Mr. Juliet • 60 years ago

    Not sure but the title for some reason, idk y, did made me laugh.

  • Terry thiery
    Terry thiery 10 days ago

    I hate hyenas