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- Pels, Elmar G.M., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of veterinary behavior 2019 v.31 pp. 22-27
- animal use reduction; chocolate; diet; laboratory animals; males; nutritive value; pellets; rats; Europe; animal use refinement
- ... Food rewards are commonly used as positive reinforcement in rodent behavioral experiments. Bioserv dustless precision pellets and Noyes formula P precision pellets are both used for this purpose in behavioral experiments in multiple laboratories, as they are nutritionally consistent with standard laboratory diets. Because of the nutritional value, they are superior to other positive food rewards s ...