Animals Enjoy Exercise Wheels!

May 21, 2014 3:09 PM

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In a new study conducted by researchers, they have found that most small wild animals like using exercise wheels, they encounter with. Professor Johanna Meijer and her colleague Dr. Yuri Robbers, from the Department of Molecular Cell Biology at Leiden University Medical Center, have worked on this project to understand the patterns of locomotion among small animals and their tendency towards getting on exercise wheels.

The findings of this study have been published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Johanna Meijer has commented on this study as, “Locomotion can be inherently rewarding for animals.”

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