A Research on the Shell Preference of Four Hermit Crab Species

Under natural conditions hermit crabs Pagurus longicarpus, Pagurus pollicaris, Pagurus brevidactylus, and Pagurus brevidactylus exhibit shell preferences. This preference is important to shell utilization and survival of the hermit crabs. Shell availability is known to be a limiting factor for hermit crabs. Shell preferences of four hermit crab species, P. longicarpus, P. pollicaris, P. carolinensis … Read more

What Are The Furies?

Furies were seemingly similar to rabid animals and savaged beasts in their behaviour. These deitieswere described as horrific and hideous creatures that one could mistake as women at first, but soonrealize their appearances were worse than Gorgons. When the priestess of Apollo saw them insidethe temple, she felt the presence of these apparitions were an … Read more

Captive Killer Whales

In captivity, many orcas suffer from poor physical and mental health. In the wild, they can easily travel 50 to 100 miles a day. However, in captivity, a typical tank is only twice their size, forcing the animals to swim in small circles or float aimlessly. “The stress of captivity can drive orcas and other … Read more

Medical Nursing In Veterinary Medicine

Medical Nursing In veterinary medicine, orogastric intubation is performed on canines to feed neonates that lack a suckeling reflex or cannot nurse. This procedure is also used to decompress the stomach in the case of gastric dilation-volvulus (GDV) or to perform gastric lavage after a toxin ingestion. In neonate puppies, a small tube is measured … Read more

Which animal will make the best pet

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole” – Roger Caras. Has anyone of you heard that phrase before? I know it sounds kind of cliche but due to several reasons, dogs are awesome and they certainly make the best pet. Here’s why dogs really deserve the title of “man’s best … Read more

"A dog is a man’s best friend”

That common saying may contain some truths, but dogs are not the only animal friend whose companionship people enjoy. Cats are the choice pet for many people. Despite what dog lovers may believe, cats make excellent house pets. This is because they are good companions, they are civilized members of the household, and they are … Read more

A Study Of How Yunior Hides From Reality As Highlighted In Junot Diaz’s Book The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao

Interpretive Essay The novel, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, crosses boundaries between truth and fantasy. Junot Diaz take the reader through a complex story narrated through many voices while supplying the reader with many facts and references, but also embedding magic and myth to the point where the reader starts to question and … Read more

Japan Reveals Hummingbird Wing Secret

Footage shot with high-speed cameras has revealed how hummingbirds’ tiny wings bend and flex to keep them in the air. Masateru Maeda, a PhD student at Chiba University in Japan, captured the footage as part of a study that eventually aims to build hummingbird-inspired artificial wings. The researchers found that the birds’ primary feathers – … Read more

Facts About the Sea Anemones

There are over one thousand species of sea anemone. Anthozoa actiniaria, is their genius and species name. They are a predator animal believe it or not, in the phylum Cnidaria. They are related to corals, jellyfish, and hydra. Sea anemone attack to coral or a reef by their Pedal disk. They are able to move, … Read more

A look at the lifecycle of a butterfly

Butterflies are a unique insect because they have a life cycle that comes in four distinct stages. Each of these stages has a drastically different appearance. These four stages are the egg stage, the larva stage, the pupa stage and finally the fourth stage, where the butterfly finally appears. This cycle is called the butterfly … Read more

Literary Analysis of Naguib Mahfouz’s Book, The Norwegian Rat With Regards To Personal Liberty and Government Letdown

Naguib Mahfouz, a pioneering Arabic author, expresses his frustration with government through themes of individual freedoms in society and the ineffectiveness of government within his short story, The Norwegian Rat. Born on December 11, 1911, Naguib Mahfouz was the youngest of seven in a middle-class family, raised by a strict and religious father. Mahfouz witnessed … Read more

Overview Of The Blue-Streaked Lory

The Blue-streaked Lory is a medium measured parrot of around 12 inches and is likewise called Blue-necked Lory. It is endemic in Tanimbar Islands in Maluku, Indonesia. It got its name from the groups of various shades of blue in various parts of the body; blue/purple stripe from eye crosswise over ear coverts and to … Read more

Investigation of the Hook-Billed Hermit Hummingbird

Hook-Billed Hermit Hummingbirds Hummingbirds are small, colorful birds that come in various sizes and colors. The hook-billed hermit hummingbird belongs to the Trochilidae family, which includes over 300 other species of birds as well. It can flap its wings about 80 times per second! This makes a humming noise, which is where its name comes … Read more

HORSE RIDING IN NEPAL

I found myself repeating a phrase I had heard throughout a childhood spent substantially on the back of a horse. “No hour of life is wasted that is spent on the saddle”, I wondered as I stretched my limbs mounting the four-legged soul, its ears twitching back and forth to the echoes of sound in … Read more

A Killer Whale Study

Killer Whales The orca, or the killer, whale is one of the most well-known and most majestic of the sea. Belonging to the dolphin family, the killer whale is found all over the worlds oceans and has been the object of study by many animal researchers over the past few decades. Killer whales are unique … Read more

A Narrative of My Love for Animals and How They Have Strengthened My Compassion for All Living Things

I am an animal-lover. This doesn’t necessarily mean that I stare at furry, fluffy creatures and respond with the typically long “Awwwww,” although I admit that I’ve been guilty of this on several occasions. My adoration for animals surpasses the superficial admiration of their cute appearance and the usual appreciation of their friendly nature. To … Read more

Overview Of The Vasa Parrot

The Vasa parrot shares nearly a similar body size of African Grays, with the previous having longer legs and neck. Be that as it may, these physical characteristics change significantly amid the fall season, wherein these species turn out to be relatively unrecognizable. Most fledgling species change hues by shedding, yet female Vasa parrots do … Read more

Violence Against Animals In SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

Shut Down Aquariums Immediately For a long time the public has been outraged over SeaWorld entertainment parks and those affiliated with them. Recently, SeaWorld announced that they will no longer breed Killer Whales, but there’s a twist. SeaWorld made the public believe they agreed to stop breeding to treat animals fairly, but they only agreed … Read more

TOP 10 WHITE FISH BENEFITS

Whitefish is a common fish of the freshwater. It is extremely delicious and appeals to a wide variety of people all across the globe because it is also low cost and safe to consume in comparison to other sea foods. However, it is not only for the taste that it is famous there are certain … Read more

The Painful Experiences of Animals in the Zoos

Zoos: Behind the Bars Imagine a wild animal, for example an elephant. It has all the freedom in the world. Suddenly, the elephant is trapped and taken away from its family. It is put in a small crate, unable to move, starving, and alone for what seems like years. When the elephant is finally let … Read more

Horses and grid work 

When young horses are introduced to jumping, it is important they are already established in their flatwork up to a certain point. They must be responsive to the riders aids, if not this could put the horse and rider at risk because the rider may not be able to stop the horse if something goes … Read more

The Extinction of Pyrenean Ibex

Pyrenean Ibex were wild goats that lived in the mountain areas of Europe, north-central Asia, and northern Africa. According to the Integrated Taxonomic Information System, there are five species of Ibex (Bradford, 2014). These species were one of the two subspecies of Spanish Ibex that went extinct. The scientific name of Pyrenean Ibex is Capra … Read more

How The Australian English Language Has Been Influenced

The Australian English language contains many unique and incomparable qualities that sets it apart from other forms of the English language. The Australian language that is recognized today developed from the British English language in the early 1800’s. Overtime as the country grew and developed, so did its language. The country formed its own, separate … Read more

Bourke’s Parakeet

The plumage shade of a Bourke’s parakeet is essentially dark colored. Its bosom down to the stomach zone is pink while the back end is blue in shading. The legs are dull dark colored. Both male and female have yellowish dark colored bill. The sex of this specie can be outwardly decided as the male … Read more

Choices Between Right and Wrong in George Orwell’s Shooting an Elephant

Shooting an Elephant AREDE Writer George Orwell, in his narrative essay, “Shooting an Elephant”, describes a police officer, in Burma, shooting an elephant and his internal struggle with the shooting of it. Orwell’s purpose is to create duality and emphasize the choices between right and wrong. He uses a contradictory tone in order to create … Read more

The care about animal welfare

This topic is to create awareness among the people about the care, management and nutrition of pets as well as stray animals (street animals). I believe that animals have feelings like humans too so, caring about animal welfare is kindhearted thing to do. Animals are planets most vulnerable inhabitants so, they deserve our strongest support … Read more

Experiences of Illusions in An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, a Short Story by Ambrose Bierce

A Real Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge? Sometimes reality is not as true as originally thought. Dreams, imaginings and illusions can look quite real. They are not always real though, and can be deceiving. The short story named “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” by Ambrose Bierce is a familiar example of an illusion. The … Read more

The Significance of The Houston Zoo in Promoting Awareness

The Houston Zoo is both a conservation and rehabilitation place for animals and education source for kids and adults alike. They provide easy to understand information about the animals that reside at the zoo. This is mainly done through the means of plaques, boards, and electronics devices that are stationed near the animal exhibits. Along … Read more

Bird Watching – A Hobby with A Cause

Bird watching as a hobby has long been contested by the birders, saying that the two are not in any way the same. While birdwatchers do such as part of an activity during recreation, birders are into it with intense dedication. The Birders May it be in the UK or in the United States, birders … Read more

The Story of The Lady, or the Tiger

The story The Lady, or the Tiger? reveals foreshadowing in the beginning when the king’s arena is introduced stating that, “When a subject was accused of a crime of sufficient importance to interest the king, public notice was given that on an appointed day the fate of the accused person would be decided in the … Read more

The Use of Imagery to Portray the Flaws in India’s Social and Political Conditions in The White Tiger, a Novel by Aravind Adiga

A White Tiger in the Rooster Coop Aravind Adiga uses animal imagery in The White Tiger to illustrate flaws in the social and political conditions of India. The title itself, and later Balram’s taxi company, is the first example we see of animal imagery. He further compares the social system of India to a jungle, … Read more