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2012-04-17 23:03:22

A group of Pararescue Jumpers, aka PJs, from the 103rd Rescue Squadron of the New York Air National Guard/US Air Force from Westhampton Beach came to the North Shore-LIJ Bioskills Education Center in Lake Success for a special workshop on combat medical care. Lake Success, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2012 Normally, when you hear the word “PJs” you think of a garment that you wear to bed. But on a recent Friday afternoon, “PJs” took on an entirely different meaning. On...

2012-04-16 23:01:27

Originally built in 1940, Camp Bowie experience tremendous growth and at one time was one of the largest training centers in Texas. Brownwood, TX (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 With the corporate headquarters in McKinney, TX, Icon Construction has consistently built long-lasting relationships with customers and potential customers within the Lone Star State. One of those customers is the Texas Army National Guard (TXARNG). Over the years, Icon Construction has completed several modular building...

2012-04-16 23:00:08

Dogs have proven to be one of the most effective home security options available which is why HomeSecurityGuru.com has created a Family Watchdog and Guard Dog Guide that outlines the strengths and weaknesses of different breeds, helping homeowners decide which dog is the best fit for their family and home. (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 HomeSecurityGuru.com has recently published a Family Watchdog and Guard Dog Guide which provides details on different types of dogs and recommendations on the best...

2012-04-14 23:04:00

Guard RFID Solutions Inc. and Prosec Protection Systems Inc. settle dispute. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 Guard RFID Solutions, Inc. of Vancouver, Canada, and Prosec Protection Systems, Inc. (also known as McRoberts Security Technologies) of Lakewood, NJ, jointly announced today that they have reached an amicable agreement pertaining to United States Patent No. 5,440,295, which remains in force. The agreement fully secures the rights of both parties to utilize the products and...


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Tibetan Mastiff
2013-06-19 12:40:48

The Tibetan Mastiff is a breed of domestic guard dog that originated in Asia, where it was used to guard livestock, palaces, tents, villages, and monasteries. The breed was known by many names in different regions, including Bhote Kukur, which translates to “someone from Tibet” and “dog” in Nepali. The term mastiff was once used to denote a number of large breeds, but the Tibetan mastiff is not a true mastiff. The Tibetan Mastiff was very popular in England in the early nineteenth...

Aidi
2013-06-12 16:26:26

The aidi, also known as the Chien de l'Atlas, is a species of guard dog that originated from Morocco. This species was used as a guard dog for sheep and livestock, but was also used alongside the hunting Sloughi as a tracking dog. This species lived with nomadic tribes and stood guard around the perimeter of camps. In the past, it was not highly regarded, unlike the Sloughi, but a recent movement is attempting to give the dog a higher status in memory of all it has done for the Moroccan...

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2012-06-18 04:20:39

Symbol: CYAE Group: Dicot Family: Bignoniaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Native Status: PR    N VI    N Distribution: Cydistaaequinoctialis(L.) Miers distribution:USA+(PR, VI) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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2008-05-27 22:40:58

The Mudi is a Hungarian herding breed of dog. It is a versatile dog which can not only herd well, but it can also guard flocks, exterminate rodents, and hunt. The breed stands 15 to 19 inches high and weighs 18 to 29 pounds. It has a medium length coat which is curly or wavy with shorter hair on its legs and face. The color of the Mudi can be black, ash, brown, white, fawn, or black merle. The tail of the breed is generally docked or is short naturally. The breed is not as popular as...

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2008-05-26 13:28:30

The Hovawart is a German guard dog which originated in the Black Forest region during medieval times. One of the first documentations of a Hovawart involved the dog saving the the son of a Lord from a besieged castle. The breed has long been held in the same esteem as hunting dogs. Eventually, the German Shepherd's popularity as a guard dog threatened the Hovawart's existence. In the early 1900s some Hovawart enthusiasts began a breeding program to restore the breed; this effort was almost...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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