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A Tiny Red Sea Creature Might Help Your Dog Beat Seasonal Allergies & Itching

A TINY RED SEA CREATURE MIGHT HELP YOUR DOG BEAT SEASONAL ALLERGIES & ITCHING

Why Pet Owners, Veterinarians, and Scientists Are Turning Their Attention Towards These Tiny Red Sea Creatures Canine allergies are...

Rare baby whale seen in Cape Cod Bay for first time in '19

RARE BABY WHALE SEEN IN CAPE COD BAY FOR FIRST TIME IN '19

There are only about 411 of the marine mammals left in the world.

 
 
 
Using CBD Oil For Dogs

USING CBD OIL FOR DOGS

CBD is the substance found in cannabis and hemp plants which has amazing effects on the human body. However, it isn't just great for...

Pregnant whale found dead with of 49 pounds of plastic in its stomach

PREGNANT WHALE FOUND DEAD WITH OF 49 POUNDS OF PLASTIC IN ITS STOMACH

The beached mammal's remains contained "garbage bags... fishing nets, lines, tubes, the bag of a washing machine liquid still identifiable,...

 
 
 
Why are Rabies Vaccinations Important for Pet Travel?

WHY ARE RABIES VACCINATIONS IMPORTANT FOR PET TRAVEL?

Rabies kills approximately 59,000 people every year and that's why it is considered a major health concern worldwide. Of all the neglected...

“Wild Rwanda - Where to watch birds, primates, and other wildlife”

“WILD RWANDA - WHERE TO WATCH BIRDS, PRIMATES, AND OTHER WILDLIFE”

Forget the old news, Rwanda of today is one of Africa's safest, cleanest and most stable countries. Slightly larger than Wales and...

 
 
 

MARINE MAMMAL HORMONE SCIENTIST

Ocean Associates, Inc. Marine Mammal Hormone Scientist Ocean Associates, Inc. is seeking a Scientist to provide support to National...

CHARACTERIZATION AND EXPRESSION ANALYSIS OF KIT AND MITF‐M GENES IN LLAMAS AND THEIR RELATION TO WHITE COAT COLOR

Summary The llama is a fiber‐producing species that presents a wide range of coat colors, among which white is one of the most important...

 
 
 
6 Curiosities Aboard the Ark of Taste

6 CURIOSITIES ABOARD THE ARK OF TASTE

Largest Animal North America's largest terrestrial mammal, one of the symbols of the continent's wide-open spaces, and the Ark of Taste's...

EXOTIC CHEEK TEETH

As noted in the 3D imaging of exotics post , the incidence of dental issues in small exotic mammals (rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas,...

 
 
 
Understanding how a chicken breathes

UNDERSTANDING HOW A CHICKEN BREATHES

The chicken has a unique way of moving air through its body. Words: Sue Clarke Breathing is a fundamental process that allows mammals...

Can I keep it?

CAN I KEEP IT?

This week, I have been pondering the value of bird rehabilitators. Let me assure you that I have no doubts about how much they contribute...

 
 
 
With tigers getting the spotlight, is poaching of leopards increasing in the blind spot?

WITH TIGERS GETTING THE SPOTLIGHT, IS POACHING OF LEOPARDS INCREASING IN THE BLIND SPOT?

With tigers, lions and elephants grabbing the limelight in India's wildlife conservation sector, other mammals such as leopards usually...

Endangered Malayan tapir calf born at ZooTampa at Lowry Park

ENDANGERED MALAYAN TAPIR CALF BORN AT ZOOTAMPA AT LOWRY PARK

After over a year of pregnancy, endangered large mammal gives birth Christmas came early at ZooTampa at Lowry Park, where a new bundle...

 
 
 
As Many As 145 Pilot Whales Die Stranded On Remote New Zealand Island

AS MANY AS 145 PILOT WHALES DIE STRANDED ON REMOTE NEW ZEALAND ISLAND

A hiker found the mass stranding Saturday. By the time officials could reach the marine mammals, half were dead - and the rest were...

Fat and Feathers

FAT AND FEATHERS

Northern Cardinal Winter is approaching in the northern hemisphere. How do our seemingly fragile birds cope? We say that birds and...

 
 
 
What's Behind the Crippling Dairy Crisis? Family Farmers Speak Out

WHAT'S BEHIND THE CRIPPLING DAIRY CRISIS? FAMILY FARMERS SPEAK OUT

“If a mammal doesn't produce it, it isn't ‘milk',” says Lisa Engelbert, one of the farmers at the sixth-generation Engelbert Farms...

THOMAS WALKOM: WILL BILL TO PROTECT MARINE MAMMALS EVER BECOME LAW?

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How the Giraffe Got Its Spots: A Genetic Just-So Story

HOW THE GIRAFFE GOT ITS SPOTS: A GENETIC JUST-SO STORY

Spots are common in the animal kingdom. Birds, insects, reptiles, fishes, and of course mammals sport spots. In Darwinian terms, a...

Armadillos in Missouri

ARMADILLOS IN MISSOURI

Many people who live in the Saint Louis area have lately noticed an increase in armadillo sightings. Rustle, the World Bird Sanctuary's...