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Degus (Octodon degus) and chinchillas (Chincilla laniger and C. brevicaudata) are not only popular pets but also widely used laboratory animals. Degus are models of diabetes and are also used in sociological and human psychological studies. As the anatomy of the chinchillas' ear is similar to that...

Hetényi, N.; Fodor, K.; Fekete, S. Gy.
Herman Ottó Institute Nonprofit Ltd., Budapest, Hungary
Magyar Állatorvosok Lapja, 2019, 141, 1, pp 27-38