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Animal_Science_&_Zoology

1522 days

 Date: 09/19/15 07:22   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Animal Experimentation An increasing number of researchers, scientists and practitioners are questioning the use of animals in research on ethical, moral, socio-political and scientific grounds. Use of animal research data to affect change in their patients is rarely used by clinical psyc...

 

1522 days

 Date: 09/19/15 02:16   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Evolution of Amphibians to Mammals In the beginning, all life evolved from the oceans. It started very small, then evolved to produce creatures, which were larger than life. First, there were plants and insects. Next which evolved were reptiles and fish. From those reptiles and fish ...

 

1522 days

 Date: 09/18/15 21:09   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

White Tigers The Amur tiger is presently threatened with extinction in the wild. Formerly found throughout southeast Siberia from Lake Baikal to the Sea of Japan, as well as northeast China and the Korean Peninsula, its range has shrunk to such an extent that the only remaining viable pop...

 

1525 days

 Date: 09/15/15 09:28   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Becoming A Veterinarian Becoming a veterinarian is not an easy task to accomplish. It takes many years, a great deal of schooling and many hours put in to becoming a veterinarian. The most important thing to know in becoming a veterinarian, is the job description. Veterinarians have to ...

 

1527 days

 Date: 09/14/15 05:16   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Pets And Children CNN/Health is tackling the issue of children, pets, and the relation the two have on allergy sufferers. In an article titled, "Infants exposed to pets may have fewer allergies," the following is stated: "Contrary to many parents' instinct, infants who grow up with cats o...

 

1527 days

 Date: 09/13/15 16:49   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Animal Prisons The first zoos were private collections of wild animals established by kings and other rich people for their own amusement. The keeping of wild animals in private collections dates back to the Ancient Egyptians, approximately 3500 BC. The pharaohs imported many animals to ...

 

1530 days

 Date: 09/10/15 12:15   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Ocean Pollution Pollution in our oceans is a serious problem. According to Marie Wild in her article “Ocean Pollution”, “Ocean pollution is one of the major killers of our sea animals.” Most of the waste that is dumped is plastic, which takes hundreds of years to break down (Oceanic Rese...

 

1531 days

 Date: 09/10/15 00:35   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Animal Behavior I’ve always wondered why animal’s act the way they do, I’m sure everybody does because we’ve all grown up around animals. Certain things make them bark at you when you walk by and certain things make them bite. Animal behavior is very important to all of us. Without most ...

 

1532 days

 Date: 09/08/15 21:32   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Another Way A war is spreading throughout the northeast. Hired officials are reverting to barbaric methods to defeat the enemy, with orders to kill over eighty percent of the deer. The abundant deer population in Princeton, New Jersey, sixty-seven per square mile, is taking the blame f...

 

1533 days

 Date: 09/07/15 12:43   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

White -Tailed Deer According to Richard Zwifel, author of The Encyclopedia of Animals, white-tailed deer, Odocileus virginianus, are one of the most common and wide- spread animals in North America. Scientists recognize 30 white-tail subspecies in North America, and another eight in Sout...

 

1534 days

 Date: 09/06/15 20:15   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

The Features Of Dogs The article that I read was called creature features. The Article taught me interesting facts about different breeds of dogs. It also showed a picture of the inside of dogs’ body. The body parts had different titles. Some of the topics they discussed were eyes. Dog...

 

1539 days

 Date: 09/02/15 02:58   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Marine Science Marine Science Sharks are one of the most feared sea animals. They live in oceans across the world but are most common in tropical waters. There are over three hundred fifty species of sharks. They can be broadly categorized into the following four groups: Squalomorphii...

 

1539 days

 Date: 09/02/15 00:31   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Different Origins of Horse Breeds Have you ever wondered where different breeds of horses originated from? Many people probably don’t care. But some people might find it interesting. Horses are bred for different structure, work and speed and come from all over the world. Horses are v...

 

1540 days

 Date: 08/31/15 10:45   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Feeding Time Some may think “Is anything so mundane, predictable, and ordinary as feeding horses?” The steward goes out twice a day- maybe three if schedules allow- and dole out the hay, probably some grain, freshen the water, and look to see that the salt block hasn’t melted away in th...

 

1541 days

 Date: 08/30/15 11:18   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Piping Plover Management The piping plover (charadrius melodus) is a small bird that nests and feeds mainly along seacoasts, on isolated, sandy beaches, with little vegetation and access to mudflats for feeding. Piping plovers nest from Nova Scotia south to North Carolina, with a populati...

 

1542 days

 Date: 08/30/15 04:06   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

The Orca Whale To look out over the ocean and see the steam rolling off a mountain top on a cold winter’s morning is a beautiful sight. However, to look under the ocean into the blue depths and see an Orca whale feeding is a much more exciting sight. My first dive was in the Pacific Ocean...

 

1543 days

 Date: 08/29/15 05:14   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Black Rhinoceros 10-12 feet long, up to 5 feet high at shoulder, 1-2 tons. Two horns made up of fibrous keratin; forward horn larger—up to 28 inches. Coat color varies with soil color due to wallowing behavior. Rhino species do not differ much in color, and the popular names of black and ...

 

1544 days

 Date: 08/27/15 11:21   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Arctic Drilling Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge covers 19 million acres of forests, mountains, wetlands, tundra, and wild rivers. It is the second largest wildlife refuge in the United States. The refuge provides a home to many diffe...

 

Is The U.S. Doing Enough To Protect Our Food Supply? Is the U.S. doing enough today to protect the American people from food borne pathogens and illness? One can not open any newspaper or magazine or watch a television program with out hearing of E coli or salmonella or Mad cow disease. ...

 

1550 days

 Date: 08/21/15 15:35   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Bees In House Walls The queen is the only female in the colony capable of laying fertilized eggs. She is extremely important, because without her no young bees would be replacing the old bees as they die. The rest of the bees pay a lot of attention to her. There is only one queen to each ...

 

1552 days

 Date: 08/20/15 05:32   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Communicaton Between Animals And Humans The importance of communication between animals cannot be underestimated. Through communication, animals are able to concentrate on finding food, avoiding their enemies, mating and caring for their young. The study of communication between animals...

 

1558 days

 Date: 08/14/15 06:29   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Gray Wolf The most commonly used name is the Gray Wolf, while the more scientific name is the Canis Lupus. The wolves are known to extremely smart and adaptive. The Native Americans tried to learn from the way the wolves lived and adapted off the land and its resources. Wolves are right ...

 

1559 days

 Date: 08/12/15 23:37   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

Individualism And Animal Rights Animal ethics is concerned with the moral issues concerning animals, whereas environmental ethics concerns itself with the moral issues of the environment. The existence of animal ethics depends on the existence of environmental ethics. Philosophers such as...

 

1560 days

 Date: 08/11/15 17:50   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

What To Consider When Buying A Pet Owing a pet can be a struggle or a simple task. Depending on the type of pet you purchase, having a pet can be a wonderful experience. There are many differences when it comes to owning a cat or a dog versus some fish or birds. In actuality, a larger...

 

1561 days

 Date: 08/11/15 07:06   in : Animal_Science_&_Zoology 

The Weekly Maintenance Of Snakes Although snakes are not commonplace animals to keep for pets, they do have several redeeming qualities for companionship. One of the best qualities is probably being their low maintenance requirement in order to flourish. The overall process is remarkably...