Water drinking patterns under several dry food reinforcement schedules
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When hungry rats are reinforced with dry food for licking from a water trough, the resulting performances differ from those seen when other responses, such as bar pressing, are reinforced on the same schedules, in that thirst-motivated drinking intrudes on the food-reinforced pattern.
KeywordsReinforcement Schedule Adventitious Reinforcement Water Trough Lateral Hypothalamic Lesion Prandial Drinking
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