Although it is impossible to differentiate between pain and reflex, a recent study by scientists from Queen's University have concluded that there is a high possibility that lobsters and other crustaceans do feel pain on... More »

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Kidney pain often exists as an ache or sharp pain the lower back between the buttocks and ribs; in some patients with kidney ailments, the pain may radiate into the abdominal cavity, according to MedicineNet health exper... More »

Bugs have reflexes when it comes to being hurt. It is not known without a doubt if what they feel is actually pain. More »

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Crayfish, which are freshwater crustaceans closely related to lobsters, have large claws with which they threaten predators and protect themselves. In addition, when crayfish are frightened, they make menacing gestures w... More »

Whether fish feel pain is a point of controversy among scientists, but the consensus is that fish may respond to pain but not in the conscious way that humans respond to pain. Fish lack the neurological sensors that huma... More »

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Female lobsters lay eggs that are fertilized by the male lobster. Females must be fully matured before they can reproduce. More »

In New England, small lobsters that weigh between 1 and 2 pounds are commonly called chicken or chick lobsters. It takes a lobster seven years to reach 1 pound in weight. More »