1600 mink enrichments…

29 06 2018

… look like this, in case you ever wondered:

1600 mink enrichments

Assiduously collected and created by Sam (with invaluable help from Misha), they will launch his MSc research into the factors that affect habituation, and whether habituation is actually the problem everyone assumes (for example, if a mink takes an enrichment into the nestbox and then apparently ignores it, has the enrichment the stopped working?). Sam’s interested in the zoo profession as a career, so was looking for a project that would have broader relevance beyond mink alone. This definitely hits the spot.