Wild Animals

Author: Kim Mitzo Thompson
Publisher: Twin Sisters®
ISBN: 1599228602
Size: 42.51 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.

Wild Animals In Captivity

Author: H. Hediger
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 148322614X
Size: 35.37 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: John Farndon
ISBN: 9781902947327
Size: 33.71 MB
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Wild Animals from the Author: John Farndon. "If you like your information served up in bite-size pieces, you will feast on 1000 things you should know. There are 100 illustrated topic panels on wild animals and each panel contains 10 key facts ..." P. 4 of cover.

Wild Animals

Author: Dover
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486995372
Size: 46.87 MB
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Wild Animals from the Author: Dover. Graphic designers and illustrators looking for pictures of such exotic creatures as a javelin vampire bat, a peludo armadillo, a quagga - a tribal name for the zebra, or a double-humped Bactrian camel need look no further. This comprehensive collection of realistic illustrations offers professional artists, as well as craftspeople, students and lovers of wildlife a virtually limitless source of attention-getting animal graphics. Selected from various rare sources, this CD-ROM and book set contains over 280 finely detailed images of monkeys, elephants, bison, antelopes, giraffes, kangaroos, sheep, pigs, rabbits, lions, tigers, and other magnificent animals - all shown in lifelike poses.

Disease In Wild Animals

Author: Gary A. Wobeser
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540489789
Size: 17.70 MB
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Disease In Wild Animals from the Author: Gary A. Wobeser. Gary Wobeser's successful book from 1994 has been completely updated and enlarged in a new second edition. An in-depth overview of the available techniques for the investigation and management of disease in free-ranging animals is provided. The subjects are illustrated with examples drawn from around the world, with emphasis on the special requirements involved in working with wild animals. The book draws on the author’s training as a wildlife biologist.

Essentials Of Disease In Wild Animals

Author: Gary A. Wobeser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118708873
Size: 72.49 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.

How To Draw Wild Animals

Author: Barbara Soloff Levy
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486408217
Size: 65.14 MB
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How To Draw Wild Animals from the Author: Barbara Soloff Levy. Step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to use basic shapes to draw thirty different wild animals.

Wild Animals Tattoos

Author: Jan Sovak
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486295183
Size: 79.62 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 Of Western Canada

Author: Kevin Van Tighem
Publisher: Rocky Mountain Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781897522363
Size: 21.59 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.