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  • Petfoods
  • In 1972, this became Pedigree Petfoods Ltd. A new factory on Shrewsbury Avenue in Woodston, Peterborough opened in October 1974 which originally produced semi-moist products such as Bounce. (wikipedia.org)
  • In March 1975, it became the Pedigree Petfoods division of Mars Ltd. During the 1970s, around 2,500 workers were at Melton and 200 at Peterborough and produced around 400,000 tonnes of animal food a year and virtually doubled production. (wikipedia.org)
  • breeders
  • Reports by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Associate Parliamentary Group for Animal Welfare and Sir Patrick Bateson (funded by the KC and Dogs Trust) concluded that current breeding practices are detrimental to the welfare of pedigree dogs and made various recommendations that can be taken by the Kennel Club and breeders to improve pedigree dog health. (wikipedia.org)
  • His pedigree traces to major sires of significance, including his grandsire Storm Cat and his damsire Unbridled as well as numerous fourth generation who were champion breeders. (wikipedia.org)
  • register
  • Like posted pedigrees, two plaques on the red brick exterior inform visitors that this house is on the National Register of Historic Places and that it was designed by architect William LeBaron Jenney and William Bryce Mundie. (chicagotribune.com)
  • animal
  • Breed registries are formed and are dedicated to the accurate tracking of pedigrees and maintaining accurate records of birth, death and identifying characteristics of each registered animal. (wikipedia.org)
  • parents
  • Without pedigree collapse, a person's ancestor tree is a binary tree, formed by the person, the parents (2), the grandparents (4), great-grandparents (8), and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • If a child and parent were to procreate, their offspring would have four grandparents, although one of these would also be a parent and therefore introduce no additional genes - thus procreation between parents and children would result in less pedigree collapse than procreation between full siblings. (wikipedia.org)