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Rat Tickling

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Sep 15, 2021
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Kids like to be tickled, adults not so much. But rats, apparently, love it. Well, lab rats, anyway. And you can even get a certificate in the art of proper rat tickling from Purdue University. Brianna Gaskill helped create that program while a professor at Purdue. She now works as an animal welfare specialist at drug company Novartis. She explains rat tickling training and standards. (Segment produced by Lynsey Call) Show More...