Do crabs feel pain? Researchers subject crabs to small electrical shocks to find out

Crabs feel pain, say researchers.

Do crabs feel pain? Researchers subject crabs to small electrical shocks to find out

Science Recorder | James Fluere | Thursday, January 17, 2013

Researchers at Queens University-Belfast have subjected crabs to small electrical shocks to determine whether live crustaceans such a crabs, prawns and lobsters feel pain. They examined the reactions of crabs to small electrical shocks, and their behavior after being shocked, to reach their conclusion... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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