travis if you cut my arm off I would jump around to and it would not be because you severed my nerves it would be because of the PAIN!tkjeffrey said:They flop around due to nerves being severed. Kinda like a chicken with his head cut off. (just provoking somebody, I like the theory they do feel pain, but not gonna feel bad when I catch a 10 pound bass )
You ask him?? No seriously, I think they feel pain also on some level then why would some fish give other creatures in the ocean such a wide berth. I just dont dont know on what level they feel it Dr. Dolittle in the house?Casey said:Thats because of nerves impulses but he still felt the pain when his head went off .
I thought that to a degree as well about the first article.tankgirl2 said:I think it's reasonable for carnivores and omnivores to kill for food without guilt (or simply to hunt to retain the skills and utilize them, for that matter). Come to that, (since plants apparently feel pain) we can't avoid causing pain in order to survive.
I glossed the articles, but the authors seemed to be talking about emotional pain rather than nerve endings firing off type of pain. Did anyone else get that idea?