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Earth-Normal Animal Care Requirements

Mellie Lewis' 5th Grade E.T. Math Class
at Atholton Elementary School

Condition Source How Helpful
12 hour on/off light switch in cabin warmth and circadian rhythm
air cabin required for breathing
circulation fan to prevent air from getting stale
food tube energy
temperature cabin, thermometer
in habitat to check
if it's either too hot, or
too cold,the animals will
be stressed
water tube animals need water
humidity mister animals need proper
humidity for good health
exercise wheel maintain muscle tone
companionship other lab. rats to keep the animals
happy and maybe to keep
them from being scared
grooming animals themselves
and room
to keep them healthy
bathroom special compartment
charcoal or some
other absorbent
material
animals need to eliminate
waste products

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