Dr. Merlin Tuttle has trained the Hardwicke’s woolly bat (from Malaysia) to eat mealworms out of his hand. When the bats want to get his attention so he will feed them, the bats bump his nose!
WHAT IS MTBC?
Merlin Tuttle’s Bat Conservation is the most recent contribution by Merlin Tuttle to the world of bats. With over 50 years of in-depth knowledge and experience Merlin Tuttle, renowned bat expert, educator and wildlife photographer founded MTBC with one true goal in mind; teaching the world to understand and appreciate the vital contributions bats make to human beings and the world we live in.