Latest Ruff Stories

2014-10-16 23:14:15

Popular app now includes crafts, experiments, and activities from top children’s brands Waterloo, ON (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 KidQuest, the app providing

2013-08-07 10:15:23

Young Malagasy black-and-white ruffed lemurs are more likely to survive when they are raised in communal crèches or “nursery nests" in which their mothers share the draining responsibility of feeding and caring for their offspring.

2012-12-20 05:00:46

Going green with your dog is easier when there are eco-friendly products that you actually like and that are readily available.

2012-12-01 05:01:30

Ruff Again announces its release of a new eco-friendly dog travel bowl made from reclaimed nylon webbing that also encourages dog owners to recycle.

2011-07-21 10:28:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- McGuireWoods LLP announced today that Ellen Ruff, the former president of the office of nuclear development at Duke Energy, has joined the firm as a partner in Charlotte.

2011-04-06 11:10:47

Sex or nice weather - that's the agonizing choice some birds face, according to a new University of Guelph study.

2008-07-06 18:00:15

By Lee Logan, Tulsa World, Okla. Jul. 6--The lake's marinas were all open and reported normal holiday business. SKIATOOK -- High water thinned out the crowds at Skiatook Lake on Saturday, but some residents still came out with their boats, fishing poles and picnic baskets.

Latest Ruff Reference Libraries

2007-10-26 13:26:59

The Ruff (Philomachus pugnax), is a medium-sized wading bird. It is usually considered the only member of its genus Philomachus, but more recent research indicates that the Broad-billed and Sharp-tailed Sandpiper may belong there too. Their breeding habitat is bogs, marshes and wet meadows with short vegetation in northern Europe and Russia. The Ruff is migratory, wintering in southern and Western Europe, Africa and India. They are highly gregarious, with a wintering flock of 1 million birds...

2007-01-02 10:37:45

The red-shanked douc (Pygathrix nemaeus) is a species of Old World monkey and probably the most colorful of mammals. This colorful and attractive primate is sometimes called the "costumed ape" for its extravagant appearance. This colorful monkey looks like a little Buddha, wearing a gray shirt and black shorts. It has sports maroon-red stockings and white forearm length gloves. Its attire is finished with black hands and feet. A white ruff that is considerably fluffier in males frames the...

2005-06-02 09:46:57

The Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) is a medium-sized grouse with two distinct color phases, grey and red. In the grey phase, adults have a long square brownish tail with barring and a black band near the end. The head, neck and back are grey-brown; they have a light breast with barring. The ruffs are located on the sides of the neck. The female is smaller with less obvious ruffs and a shorter tail. Their breeding habitat can be found in forests across Canada and the northern United...

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