Wild Animals Of Western Canada

Author: Kevin Van Tighem
Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781897522363
Size: 23.29 MB
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Wild Animals Of Western Canada from the Author: Kevin Van Tighem. An excellent guide to all the major animals that live in western Canada. There are over 40 profiles that range from mighty grizzly bears to graceful whales. Features: full-colour photographs for every animal; comprehensive descriptions of over 40 wild animals; authentic tales of wildlife encounters by the author; excellent as a trail-side handbook.

Wild Animals In Captivity

Author: H. Hediger
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 148322614X
Size: 31.10 MB
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Wild Animals In Captivity from the Author: H. Hediger. Wild Animals in Captivity covers some of the mistaken notions concerning the conditions of animals in captivity, most of which are the result of an anthropomorphic approach to the subject. This book is composed of 12 chapters and starts with an overview of the historical development of zoological gardens. The succeeding chapters deal with the territorial requirements and sociological factors in the wild life. These topics are followed by discussions of the wild animal’s transition behavior from freedom to captivity; the physiological and psychological aspects of animal captivity; and the motive and situation of animal escapes. Other chapters emphasize the physical and biological environment of animals in captivity. The final chapters examine the problems related to feeding patterns, and nutrition of captive animals. These chapters also explore the relationship between human and animal, their capacity to be tamed and trained. This book will prove useful to zoologists.

Wild Animals

Author: Kim Mitzo Thompson
Publisher: Twin Sisters®
ISBN: 1599228602
Size: 59.40 MB
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Wild Animals from the Author: Kim Mitzo Thompson. Did you know that although all zebras have black and white stripes each zebra is unique? Or, that lions are part of the cat family but they cannot purr? Learn interesting facts about wild animals in this book featuring real photographs! Studies show that young learners find it easier to associate real-life animals to photographs than to illustrations. Animals and reptiles in this book include the zebra, lion, giraffe, rhinoceros, gorilla, elephant, hippopotamus, ostrich, crocodile, and cheetah with fun facts about each. Then, play a fun game and identify the wild animal by looking at its coat or skin. This is the perfect book for an aspiring zoologist! Other books in the Read & Learn series include: Alphabet, Counting, and Farm Animals.

Essentials Of Disease In Wild Animals

Author: Gary A. Wobeser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118708873
Size: 68.73 MB
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Essentials Of Disease In Wild Animals from the Author: Gary A. Wobeser. The interrelationship between wild animal, domestic animals and human health is appreciated now more than ever before. This is because of the recognition of the involvement of wild animals in diseases of humans and domestic animals, the impact of disease on wildlife management and conservation biology, recognition of new forms of environmental contamination, and academic interest in disease as an ecological factor. This is the first introductory level book about disease in wild animals that deals with basic subjects such as the nature of disease, what causes disease, how disease is described and measured, how diseases spread and persist and the effects of disease on individual animals and populations. In contrast to authors of many other veterinary books, Gary A. Wobeser takes a more general approach to health in wild animals, recognizing that disease is one ecological factor among many and that disease can never be considered satisfactorily in isolation. Rather than focus on individual causative agents and their effect on the individual animal, the emphasis is on why disease occurred, and on the complex interactions that occur among disease agents, the environment and host populations. Written by a leading researcher in wildlife diseases, this book will fill a knowledge gap for those called to work with disease in wild animals who lack experience or training in the general features of disease as they relate to wild animals. Veterinarians, ecologists, wildlife biologists, population biologists and public health workers will find this book invaluable.

Where The Wild Animals Is Plentiful

Author: Mattie May Jordan
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 9780817309800
Size: 24.64 MB
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Where The Wild Animals Is Plentiful from the Author: Mattie May Jordan. "Elisa Moore Baldwin provides an introduction that traces Jordan family history and describes economic, social, and political conditions during the period. Because few first-person accounts exist of the life of poor whites, this diary will be invaluable to students of southern and women's history; no comparable work exists for this part of Alabama during this era."--Jacket.

Wild Animals

Author: Snapshot
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9781564585509
Size: 48.86 MB
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Wild Animals from the Author: Snapshot. Each photograph of a wild mammal or bird is accompanied by a question and answer offering information about the animal or its behavior

Wild Animals Punch Out Masks

Author: Anthony Rao
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486276533
Size: 37.62 MB
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Wild Animals Punch Out Masks from the Author: Anthony Rao. Six beautifully drawn full-color masks -- tiger, wolf, panda, zebra, koala, and chimpanzee -- perfect for Halloween festivities, costume parties, school plays, and party favors, ready to "punch out" and wear.

Wild Animals Tattoos

Author: Jan Sovak
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486295183
Size: 19.25 MB
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Wild Animals Tattoos from the Author: Jan Sovak. Young naturalists will love these safe, temporary tattoos featuring 10 full-color images of a bison, orangutan, wolf, bear, tiger, squirrel, koala, elephant, kangaroo, and rhino. Easily removed. Instructions.

Wild Animals From Alligator To Zebra

Author: Arthur Singer
ISBN: 9780394826837
Size: 40.12 MB
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Wild Animals From Alligator To Zebra from the Author: Arthur Singer. A pictorial and alphabetical introduction to seventy wild birds and animals.