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Some articles on animals, animal:

Quehanna Wild Area - Ecology - Fauna
... Some animals, previously present in abundance, have disappeared, or the populations declined, through habitat loss ... Other animals became locally extinct through overhunting ... Pennsylvania Game Commission brought 177 animals from the Rocky Mountains to the state from 1913 to 1926 today the elk herd of over 600 animals can often be seen in ...
Islamic View Of Noah - Historical Narrative in Islam - Differences From Judeo-Christian Teachings
... Islam differentiates from Christianity on the account of the animals loaded in the ark ... the flood was local, around the Dead Sea area, and the animals were Noah's domesticated animals ...
Atua I Raropuka
... Which foodstuffs were edible, which animals were to become man's totems and which were taboo, as these are either messengers or omens ... Taking a totem animal is allowed within the clan of that animal ... A man must present at least one of each one of his clan's totem animals to the heads of all the other clans to become a man ( among other rites of passage) ...
Barn - Features
... varying shapes and sizes used to shelter large and small animals ... The pens used to shelter large animals are called stalls and are usually located on the lower floor ... are kept), often set up as a breakroom a feed room, where animal feed is stored - not typically part of a modern barn where feed bales are piled in a stackyard a drive bay ...
Service Dog - Definition
... Department of Justice defines a "service animal" for the legal purposes as "any dog that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability ... Other species of animals, whether wild or domestic, trained or untrained, are not service animals for the purposes of this definition." This revised definition ... he or she is near the pet.) Unlike a service animal, a comfort animal is not trained to perform specific, measurable tasks directly related to the person's disability ...

Famous quotes containing the word animals:

    Thou almost mak’st me waver in my faith
    To hold opinion with Pythagoras,
    That souls of animals infuse themselves
    Into the trunks of men.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.
    George Orwell (1903–1950)

    Of all animals the boy is the most unmanageable, inasmuch as he has the fountain of reason in him not yet regulated.
    Plato (c. 427–347 B.C.)