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  • birds
  • Now, a Spanish-Mexican research team has for the first time demonstrated ageing in a population of wild birds (Sula nebouxii) in terms of their ability to live and reproduce. (scienceblog.com)
  • Toward the end of its existence as a zoo, it had a wide variety of animals, including trained lions, bears of several different species, llamas, a gorilla, elephants, monkeys, and many kinds of birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wild Birds Protection Act 1902 Animal welfare in the United Kingdom The public general acts passed in the sixty-third and sixty-third and sixty-fourth years of the reign of her majesty Queen Victoria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Convention for the Preservation of Wild Animals, Birds and Fish in Africa (also known as the London Convention of 1900) is a multilateral treaty on wildlife preservation that was signed by the European colonial powers in London in 1900. (wikipedia.org)
  • predators
  • However, the idea that wild animals are killed off by predators or parasites before showing signs of ageing has changed "totally" in recent years: "Senescence exists in wild animals' reproduction and living capacity", confirms Velando. (scienceblog.com)
  • It became a classic, setting the tone for his future works that would similarly depict animals-especially predators who were often demonized in literature-as compassionate, individualistic beings. (wikipedia.org)
  • search
  • Baby hedgehogs eviscerated by garden strimmers, nests of chicks dislodged from branches by pruning poles, baby deer suckling at the teats of their roadkill mothers - these are all-too-common occurrences at this time of year, with adult animals coming to grief as they leave their newborns in search of food. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • A "search" page appeared in each issue where children are directed to find animals from a list within the picture. (wikipedia.org)
  • lover
  • va is an admirer of the natural world, a lover of animals and wilderness who decided to cast both alongside the human subj. (neatorama.com)
  • She already had a reputation in town as an animal lover when a friend brought her 2 injured raccoons 12 years ago. (loe.org)
  • photograph
  • Submit a photograph of a small wild animal. (dpreview.com)
  • This 4,800-foot (1,500 m) walkway lets visitors view and photograph the animals in their large habitat areas from above, and connects the original holding area and education building with the Bolivian Lion House and a new parking lot that was built for the increasing number of visitors. (wikipedia.org)
  • deer
  • Buy this Royalty Free Stock Photo on Nature Animal Wild animal Deer Roe deer for your Editorial or Promotional Website, Book Cover, Flyer, Article, Wordpress Blog and Template from Photocase. (photocase.com)
  • Under the proposal, people who kill an alligator or "big game," defined as a white tailed deer, wild turkey, or black bear, must hand its carcass over to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. (savannahnow.com)
  • instances
  • In instances where wild or hybrid animals are suspected of rabies they should be euthanized and tested for rabies. (cdc.gov)
  • The proposal would also cover instances when someone is protecting a domesticated animal, such as a hunting dog. (savannahnow.com)
  • Raccoons
  • Raccoons, skunks, foxes, and coyotes are the terrestrial animals most often infected with rabies in the United States. (cdc.gov)
  • year
  • We always urge people to think about wild animals before they start work on their gardens and homes and the advice is particularly relevant this time of year when there are young around. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Commercial vets also help out at this time of year, with many animal surgeons donating their time and expertise to animal charities for free. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • cats
  • But there are so many more amazing wild cats you've probably never even heard of. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Following the lynx escape, the zoo was banned from keeping "category one" dangerous animals, including large cats. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • Apart from the large game species, nutritional studies on wild animals have been carried out for 'non-conventional' species such as rodents, insects and snails. (fao.org)
  • But Campsen said the bill could be fine-tuned before it gets to the Senate floor for a vote to specify a shooting is allowed only if a large wild animal presented an imminent threat to a pet or hunting dog. (savannahnow.com)
  • Currently, Yancheng Wild Zoo is the only large scale wild zoo in Jiangsu province. (wikipedia.org)
  • series
  • A series dedicated to pictures of animals where they look their best and should be - in the wild. (dpreview.com)
  • Seton's Wild Animals (シートン動物記, Shīton Dōbutsuki) is a manga series by Sanpei Shirato published in two parts: three volumes published by Shogakukan from 1961 to 1962, and two volumes published by Seirindō in 1964 under the title Grizzly Bear Story (灰色熊の伝記, Haiiroguma no Denki). (wikipedia.org)
  • lives
  • This animal lives in hutongs in central Beijing, and has been spotted several times in the last few months by your correspondent in Dongcheng District. (danwei.org)
  • What animal lives in trees? (studystack.com)
  • What animal lives in the river? (studystack.com)
  • What animal lives in the North Pole? (studystack.com)
  • During the minute that it takes me to compose this sentence, thousands of animals are being eaten alive, many others are running for their lives, whimpering with fear, others are slowly being devoured from within by rasping parasites, thousands of all kinds are dying of starvation, thirst, and disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to this view, the average life of a wild animal should thus contain more suffering than happiness, since a painful death would outweigh any short-lived moments of happiness in their short lives. (wikipedia.org)
  • pictures
  • The magazine was targeted to children ages 2-4, and consisted of readings, pictures, and games designed to teach children about animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Book
  • German illustrator Dieter Braun has written and illustrated this Wild Animals of the North book, published by Flying Eye Books, which features animals from the Northern hemisphere. (designweek.co.uk)
  • Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins challenged Darwin's claim in his book River Out of Eden, wherein he argued that wild animal suffering must be extensive due to the interplay of the following evolutionary mechanisms: Selfish genes - genes are wholly indifferent to the well-being of individual organisms as long as DNA is passed on. (wikipedia.org)
  • The English writer and naturalist Henry Stephens Salt wrote an entire chapter on the plight of wild animals, 'The Case of Wild Animals', in his 1894 book Animals' Rights: Considered in Relation to Social Progress. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wild Animals I Have Known is an 1898 book by naturalist and author Ernest Thompson Seton. (wikipedia.org)
  • habitat
  • Satellite-received transmitters fitted to animals can also provide information about the animals' physiological characteristics (e.g. temperature) and habitat use. (wikipedia.org)
  • young
  • Hog badgers are said to be playful animals, the young especially so. (danwei.org)
  • Young animals need to be fed every few hours until they are old enough to be weaned and each species needs its own unique milk formulation. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Female animals in Schedule 3 were to be protected from all hunting and destruction when they were accompanied by their young. (wikipedia.org)
  • Areas
  • The animals in this area have indoor/outdoor enclosures with play structures, and heated areas for the winter. (wikipedia.org)
  • take
  • may look photoshopped, but they're not- the animals are able to take part in these s. (neatorama.com)
  • To take advantage of the sufferings of animals, whether wild or tame, for the gratification of sport, or gluttony, or fashion, is quite incompatible with any possible assertion of animals' rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • The couple vowed to fight against the confiscation order, and several attempts to take the animals were unsuccessful due in part to paperwork irregularities and a lack of co-operation from the leopard. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers
  • Passive integrated transponders (PIT) are another method of telemetry used to track the movements of a species Passive integrated transponders, or "PIT tags", are electronic tags that allow researchers to collect data from a specimen without the need to recapture and handle the animal. (wikipedia.org)
  • baby
  • WAF founder and CEO Simon Cowell explains: "As rabbits are often very nervous animals, the baby will now be sent away with our special rabbit carer, who will look after it in a quiet environment. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Wild Animal Baby was based in Reston, Virginia and each issue featured a particular animal on the cover, and has multiple features that recur in each issue. (wikipedia.org)
  • The magazine characters were also featured in a television show called Wild Animal Baby Explorers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wild Animal Baby, along with Big Backyard, was discontinued in December 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Photographing frogs in the wild at night can be challenging, and often call for the use of off-camera flashes or at least a bright flashlight. (dpreview.com)
  • One addition to the wild animals, though - we've got hedgehogs too, but you don't see them very often. (danwei.org)
  • addition
  • In addition to the fine, nine of the zoo's animals were ordered to be confiscated including the zoo's leopard, two lynx and two ring tailed lemurs. (wikipedia.org)