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Although wolves and dogs are closely related, they show some striking differences.
A guide dog communicates with a blind person via a harness and its handle.
Researchers at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna have discovered that tree sparrows can recognize eggs deposited by other tree sparrows but do not always reject them.
Muscle movements generate body heat.
Listeria poses a significant risk to human health.
Edible dormice store considerable amounts of fat in summer. Their fat reserves are necessary for them to survive a long hibernation – on average 8 months – in underground cavities.
Saving energy is important for humans and animals alike when resources are limited.
A surprisingly large number of dogs suffer from hyperadrenocorticism.
Until recently, horses were generally branded to be able to identify individual animals.
Individuals of a particular species generally differ from one another.
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