Surreal email of the week

20 10 2014

“Hey Becky, did you keep or chuck that polar bear urine from last time?”.

Andrea and I are interested in re-assessing boredom, to see if it predicts how mink respond to enrichment. The quest for stimuli that range from attractive to scary is taking us to many strange websites: some sell predators’ urine (e.g. ““; nope not making that up), while others help trappers set lures (some to buy, some to make in your very own kitchen …)