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by lfisher
Wed Jan 27, 2016 3:20 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: 'Pacifist' Stingrays
Replies: 3
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My local marine science center has a petting tank of stingrays, and some of them seem to actively enjoy being petted. The sample size is too small for the results to be statistically significant, but my conclusion based on this observation is that stingrays are the cats of the sea.
by lfisher
Wed Jan 27, 2016 3:15 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Pressure-activated box
Replies: 0
Views: 4901

Pressure-activated box

I'm not a biologist, I'm an urban planner who rescues cats. But I'm looking for a piece of equipment that may or may not exist, and the only place I can think of to ask is among animal behavioral researchers. I'm looking for a box that remains closed unless an animal of a certain minimum weight step...