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Research Digest: Training rats for search and rescue missions
Search and rescue dogs are commonly used to find people trapped in the debris of collapsed buildings, but are search and rescue rats next?
A new study suggests the rodents can be trained to find people and then return to their release point after hearing a signal.
Read more in a guest post on our Research Digest blog by Mary Bates.