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Just as humans lament not pursuing a lover or bemoan having eaten that extra slice of chocolate cake, rats may experience feelings of regret, too, new research suggests. Credit: Getty Creative When rats were given the option of visiting rooms that contained different foods, and they skipped a good deal for a worse one, they glanced back at the former room, rushed through eating the snack and were more likely to tolerate longer wait times for what they considered the more desirable food , researchers found. PHOTOS: Rate the Subway Rat Furthermore, the rats' brain activity represented the missed opportunity, suggesting the animals were, in fact, experiencing regret over their choice. (7...

Penn State's squirrel whisperer keeps busy making hats for her furry friends. Amazingly, the squirrels have no problem with their new fashion accessories. Share this on Facebook? MORE ON PAWNATION: Dog and Sheep Play Hide-and-Seek Cat Becomes Surrogate Mother to Ducklings Double Amputee Cat Walks Down the Stairs Like a Pro...

Not to be outdone by a tiny hamster eating tiny burritos, a hungry hamster named Chicken is performing a little taste test of her own with a tiny slice of pizza. Just don't expect her to use a fork. Share this on Facebook? MORE ON PAWNATION: Tiny Hamster Eats Tiny Burritos Puppies Cool Down With Ice Cubes Bunny Om Nom Noms on Raspberries...

'Laughing' Animals

We know that animals experience and display emotions. Depending on the species, we can see them perk up when they're happy, or hang their heads in shame when they make mistakes. But do any animals laugh? Find out in this episode of "Fur the Record." #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-672618{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-672618, #postcontentcontainer #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-672618{width:521px;height:383px;display:block;} Share this on Facebook?...

Luna the rabbit loves raspberries. And we love watching her eat them, especially when they leave a hint of rouge on her little bunny lips. Share this on Facebook? MORE ON PAWNATION: Tiny Hamster Eats Tiny Burritos A Day in the Life of a Cat Young Girl Leads Horse on a Snowy Stroll...