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Xenopus Development

Author: Jacek Z. Kubiak and Malgorzata Kloc  |  Isbn: 9781118492819  |  File size: 32MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 424  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Frogs from the genus Xenopus have long been used as model organisms in basic and biomedical research. These frogs have helped unlock key...

Animal Rights & Moral Philosophy

Author: Julian H. Franklin  |  Isbn: 978-0231134231  |  File size: 1.2MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 151  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Animals obviously cannot have a right of free speech or a right to vote because they lack the relevant capacities. But their right to life and to be free of...

Starting Baby Jaz: A Young Horse's Journey From Halter to Saddle

Author: Charles Wilhelm  |  Isbn: 9780764596308  |  File size: 12.4MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 311  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Ride your horse today for the horse you want tomorrow. --Charles Wilhelm Learn from renowned trainer Charles Wilhelm as he spends a year taking Jaz Poco Salsa, a...

Invertebrates: Experimental Models in Toxicity Screening

Author: Marcelo L. Larramendy  |  Isbn: 9789535122463  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 126  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals This book is intended to provide an overview of the use of conventional and nonconventional invertebrate species as experimental models for the study of...

Bats in the Anthropocene: Conservation of Bats in a Changing World

Author: Christian C. Voigt and Tigga Kingston  |  Isbn: 9783319252186  |  File size: 13MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 606  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals This book focuses on central themes related to the conservation of bats. It details their response to land-use change and management practices,...

The British Museum Book of Cats: Ancient & Modern

Author: Juliet Clutton Brock  |  Isbn: 978-0714116648  |  File size: 15.5MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals A survey of the cat and its 7,000-year relationship with mankind. Using illustrations drawn mainly from the British and Natural History Museums, this book...

Dog-Friendly Dog Training

Author: Andrea Arden  |  Isbn: 9780470115145  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals The classic dog training guide, now updated and revised This update of the perennially popular guide provides everything you need to know to develop a healthy...

Rabbit Medicine & Surgery: Self-Assessment Color Review, Second Edition

Author: Anna Meredith, Emma Keeble, and Jenna Richardson  |  Isbn: 9781498730792  |  File size: 19MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 259  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals In both the UK and US rabbits are the third most popular mammalian pet after cats and dogs. This has led both to the expectation of...

Education for Animal Welfare

Author: Edward N. Eadie  |  Isbn: 9783642168130  |  File size: 0.5MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 90  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals This book deals with the role of education in improving animal welfare and reducing animal suffering inflicted by humans. It embraces situations in which humans have...

The Power of Positive Horse Training: Saying Yes to Your Horse

Author: Sarah Blanchard  |  Isbn: 9780764578199  |  File size: 13.6MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals This book is a welcome addition to the literature in the field of horse training and should be in the library of any serious, caring horseperson. --Gincy Self...

Spiny Lobsters: Fisheries & Culture

Author: Bruce Phillips  |  Isbn: 0852382642  |  File size: 37MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 704  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Spiny lobsters are among the world′s most valuable and highly prized seafoods, captured and marketed in over 90 countries. Demand for spiny lobsters has escalated in the...

Bring Me Home! Dogs Make Great Pets

Author: Margaret H. Bonham  |  Isbn: 9780764588310  |  File size: 3.5MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals The book to bring home before you bring home a puppy or a dog! Dogs are wonderful companions, but they need lots of attention and care. Are you up for the...

Bumble Bees of North America: An Identification Guide

Author: Leif L. Richardson, Paul H. Williams, and Robbin W. Thorp  |  Isbn: 9780691152226  |  File size: 38MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals More than ever before, there is widespread interest in studying bumble bees and the critical role they play in our...

Elephants: Ecology, Behavior & Conservation

Author: Maya Aranovich  |  Isbn: 9781621000662  |  File size: 3.4MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 202  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals In this book, the authors present topical research in the study of the ecology, behavior and cognition of elephants. Topics discussed in this compilation include the...

Biological Adhesives

Author: Andrew M. Smith and James A. Callow  |  Isbn: 978-3540310488  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 284  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Many plants, animals, and microbes use adhesive polymers and structures to attach to inert substrates, to each other, or to other organisms. This...

Tuberculosis, Leprosy & Other Mycobacterial Diseases of Man & Animals: The Many Hosts of Mycobacteria

Author: Harshini Mukundan, Mark Chambers, and Ray Waters  |  Isbn: 9781780643960  |  File size: 18MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 580  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Mycobacteria are bacterial pathogens which cause diseases in humans and non-human animals. This monograph will primarily cover the...

Parrot (Animal)

Author: Paul Carter  |  Isbn: 9781861892379  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 213  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals One of the more nonconformist figures in the animal kingdom, the parrot is linked to humans by its ability to speak—a trait many have found unsettling, though this...

Dog Years: Faithful Friends, Then & Now

Author: Amanda Jones  |  Isbn: 9781452137452  |  File size: 52MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Dog Years is a heartwarming look at the lives and stories of 30 dogs. By presenting portraits of each dog as a puppy and again as an older dog, photographer Amanda Jones...

Koala: An Historical Biography

Author: Ann Moyal  |  Isbn: 9780643094017  |  File size: 3.2MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals This work embraces the story of the koala in Australian history of science and society. It examines the animal’s long seclusion from discovery (1803); its slow...

Super Bug Encyclopedia

Author: DK  |  Isbn: 9781465446008  |  File size: 76MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Animals Following on the success of Super Nature Encyclopedia and Super Human Encyclopedia comes Super Bug Encyclopedia — a look at the 100 most amazing insects on the planet! Using macro...