Breeding Stock

Some articles on breeding stock, breeding, stock:

Standard Schnauzer - Health
... can be tested for and identified in breeding stock before they pass the trait onto the next generation, so the Standard Schnauzer Club of America recommends that every kennel test their breeding stock for hip ... breeders whether they choose to health test their animals and whether they choose use animals for breeding despite knowing they have tested positive for carrying a genetic disease ... testing is not required for AKC registration of breeding stock or their offspring so the benefits of a good OFA test scores are more indirect and long range for individual breeders while a poor results ...
Peregrine Falcon - Relationship With Humans - Recovery Efforts
... Some controversy has existed over the origins of captive breeding stock used by The Peregrine Fund in the recovery of peregrine falcons throughout the ... peregrine subspecies were included in the breeding stock, including birds of Eurasian origin ... the Midwest, and the limited gene pool within North American breeding stock, the inclusion of non-native subspecies was justified to optimize the ...
Falconry - Captive Breeding and Conservation
... The successful and now widespread captive breeding of birds of prey began as a response to dwindling wild populations due to persistent toxins such as PCBs and DDT ... The first successful captive breeding of peregrine falcons in North America occurred in the early 1970s by The Peregrine Fund, Professor and falconer Heinz Meng, and other private falconer/breeders such as David ... conservation benefits conferred by captive breeding ...
Animal Breeding - Breeding Stock
... Breeding stock is a group of animals used for purpose of planned breeding ... type of crossbreeding to produce a new type of stock with different, and presumably superior abilities in a given area of endeavor ... For example, when breeding swine the "breeding stock should be sound, fast growing, muscular, lean, and reproductively efficient." The "subjective selection of breeding stock" in horses has led to many ...
Lipizzan - History - Wartime Preservation
... Austria kept the stallions of the Spanish Riding School and some breeding stock ... By 1920, the Austrian breeding stock was consolidated at Piber ... of Nazi Germany transferred most of Europe's Lipizzan breeding stock to Hostau, Czechoslovakia ...

Famous quotes containing the words stock and/or breeding:

    The freedom to make a fortune on the Stock Exchange has been made to sound more alluring than freedom of speech.
    John Mortimer (b. 1923)

    Good breeding and good nature do incline us rather to help and raise people up to ourselves, than to mortify and depress them, and, in truth, our own private interest concurs in it, as it is making ourselves so many friends, instead of so many enemies.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)