FACTS of Interest

About animals, food, health, the environment, and more each day...
an All-Creatures.org presentation

Today's FACT | A - Z Listing | List by Date | List by Subject

7 MAY 2008

Scientific evidence proves that fish do in fact, feel pain and react to it.

* SOURCE:
  Do fish have nociceptors: evidence for the evolution of a vertebrate sensory system
  by Dr. Lynne U. Sneddon, Dr. Victoria A. Braithwaite and Dr. Michael J. Gentle.

* LEARN MORE:
   "The Science Behind Whether Fish Feel Pain" by Stuart Brown, September 2003
   Health Articles regarding fish consumption
   Fish Photo Gallery - Wishful Thinking vs. Reality

* RECOMMENDED READING:
 
Vegan Seafood: Beyond the Fish Shtick for Vegetarians By Chef Nancy Berkoff, EdD, RD

Previous Day  |  Next Day