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Have Raccoons Ever Been Used By Scientists As Go-To Test Subjects? | Atlanta Raccoon Removal

March 27th, 2017

Rats have long been the go-to test models for use by scientists during experiments. The term “lab rat” is used by people who are not even aware of what types of animals scientists use for experiments. In any case, rats certainly are saddled with what is most likely the most unfortunate job any animal has…

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Why Have Scientists Given Up On Raccoons As Lab Rats As Opposed To The Favored Mice

March 1st, 2017

If someone asked you which type of animal is most often used as test-subject in scientific studies you would certainly guess the rat or mouse. It is true that rats are ideal test subjects since much of their physiology and neural functioning is similar to humans, and they are also relatively intelligent. So why not…

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