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  • Rabies Cases In Cats
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    Rabies What is Rabies? Who gets Rabies? Rabies is a viral disease of humans and other mammals. It is most common in carnivores. The word rabies comes from the word 'hydrophobia', fear of water. Rabies is a potentially deadly disease. There are many things you can do to prevent yourself from meeting rabies. The most important thing to do, is to be certain your pets have updated vaccinations. Your pets can first get their vaccinations when they are three months old. After that booster vaccinations...
  • Most Valuable Natural Resources In Portugal
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    The republic of Portugal is located in the southwestern part of Europe, situated in the western portion of the Iberian Peninsula, bordered by Spain on the north and east and by the Atlantic Ocean on the south and west. The Azores and Madeira Islands in the Atlantic are independent regions of Portugal, considered integral parts of the republic. Portugal administers one overseas territory, Macau (Macao) in eastern Asia near Hong Kong. Macau is scheduled to return to Chinese administration in 1999....
  • American Cowboys
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    Cowboys How they started Cattle ranchers began to move out onto the Great Plains in the mid 1800's In the late 1800's cowboys became popular in the cattle industry. The American cowboys owe their knowledge of how to tame the cattle to vaquerars (the Mexican cowboys). The animals originally were from the ranches in southern Texas formerly operated by Spaniards and Mexicans. The cowboys often called the wild cattle longhorns, which were the huge herds of wild cattle. About one- third of the cowboy...
  • Wildness In Zoo Animals
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    At the beginning of this century you could visit a zoo near Hamburg in Germany where, alongside the animals, were displayed Lapps and Nubians. That people should have been exhibited like animals is thoroughly distasteful. But if animals' needs are not so different from our own, then it could be argued that they should not be locked up either. Stephen Bostock's book is an unusual combination of zoo keeping and philosophy which seeks to address what he terms the 'special challenge to zoos': the ri...
  • Relevant Differences Between Domesticated And Wild Animals
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    Chris Mahoney Enviornmental Studies INST. Stead Spring 3 MIDTERM 1.) How exactly would you distinguish Jonathan Swift's 'Modest Proposal' and modern factory farming of veal, cows, chickens, and pigs? What are the relevant similarities, if any? Relevant differences? There are many different viewpoints for why it is wrong to torture and slaughter animals for the needs and purpose of humans. Animals play a major role in the diets of mankind, and without these ingredients men will loose their enjoym...
  • Exotic Animal As A Pet
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    There are many convincing reasons why exotic animals should not be kept as pets and very few arguments in favor, yet the problem continues to cause headaches for pet owners and veterinarians alike. Modern man's desire for the unusual has made the traffic in exotic pets profitable, and television coverage that emphasizes such an animal's cuteness while sidestepping its negative factors compounds the problem. Veterinarians and animal dealers alike report that after a television special showing a h...
  • Animals In Captivity
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    Should Animals be Released Back into the Wild or Kept in Captivity? Many people have heard about Keiko, the killer whale, who starred in the movie Free Willy. After seeing the movie, audiences discovered that the friendly whale in the movie was in a tank too small and in bad health because of that and other complications that come with being taken from its natural habitat to a place where it can't meet it's own needs. Soon a foundation was set u [ and money started pouring in from children and t...

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