• Photographer snaps ex-lab rats and mice going outdoors for the first time

    One year ago - By Metro

    The life of a lab rat is about as miserable as it gets.You spend your entire life trapped in a dank, dark cell only to be released to have some vile concoction spread over your fur or force-fed into you.
    So imagine what it must be like to suddenly find yourself free and out in the open after a lifetime of abuse.
    Photographer Rachele Totaro has been going around photographing mice and rats recently saved from labs by Italian charity La Collina dei Conigli.
    ‘Every year in Italy, hundreds of thousands of animals die in laboratories,' Rachele writes on Bored Panda.
    ‘Some are used for lethal...
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