• birds
  • As a result, they could displace or eliminate some of Australia's native animals, including endangered birds such as the southern cassowary and Gouldian finch, and threatened turtles such as the hawksbill turtle and the green turtle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its sprawling areas are host to a variety of animals and birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • Newborns have very immature and small digestive systems, and colostrum delivers its nutrients in a very concentrated low-volume form. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Jerusalem Biblical Zoo opened in September 1940 as a small "animal corner" on Rabbi Kook Street in central Jerusalem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diversity of the zoo is indicated by the presence of an aquarium, walk through aviary, reptile house, butterfly garden and many small, dilapidated cages and enclosures, housing starving, bored animals, living in prison-like conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • significantly
  • More significantly, many of the animals mentioned in the Bible are now extinct in Israel due to over-hunting, destruction of natural habitats by rapid construction and development, illegal poisoning by farmers, and low birth rate. (wikipedia.org)
  • live
  • FurReal is noted for its animatronic replications of creatures and domestic animals as an alternative to live pets, or emulating the behaviors of pets commonly desired by children including horses, cats, and dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infestation of a live vertebrate animal by a maggot is technically called myiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • wild
  • Sri Lanka has a history of collecting and keeping wild animals as pets by some Sinhalese kings as well as some British. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breeding captive wild animals is a difficult challenge that the zoo has met with some notable success. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • However, in 2001, a serious outbreak of FMD in Britain resulted in the slaughter of many animals, the postponing of the general election for a month, and the cancellation of many sporting events and leisure activities, such as the Isle of Man TT. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • It has been shown that animals that have been infected with Akabane virus are found mostly in those parts of Australia which have the blood sucking midge "Culicoides brevitarsis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The animal can be found in grasslands and secondary forests, and is well adapted to desert regions as it is believed to have a tolerance to dry areas, but prefers more barren, hilly regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • In The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication, Charles Darwin noted: In the nine-year Report it is stated that the bears had been seen in the zoological gardens to couple freely, but previously to 1848 most had rarely conceived. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • Fire ants also invade the food and water supplies of animals and deter them from feeding and drinking, leading to starvation and dehydration. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • Cochliomyia hominivorax, the New World screw-worm fly, or screw-worm for short, is a species of parasitic fly that is well known for the way in which its larvae (maggots) eat the living tissue of warm-blooded animals. (wikipedia.org)