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Mike wrote at 2013-07-07 05:29:22
I'm the original poster, answering my own question.



Our wild, blind and now no longer youthful mouse eschewed the wheel

all winter but in the spring (s)he began to use it again, once again

putting in hours of intermittent furious running.  Even in hot (80+F)

weather, he works out, albeit with few very fast episodes.  I've

collected about 35 days/eveings of data.



Record is 16,000+ turns of the wheel in an evening, about 4.9 miles.




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