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  • Download E-books Remedios caseros para perros y gatos (Otros) PDF

    Asma, tos de las perreras, lombrices intestinales… aunque las visitas al veterinario son insustituibles, es posible tratar en l. a. comodidad del hogar muchas de las dolencias que afectan a nuestros animales de compañía y evitarles así el nerviosismo que les provoca acudir a los angeles consulta de los profesionales. Remedios caseros para perros y gatos recoge las eficaces y seguras soluciones de más de doscientos veterinarios, criadores, adiestradores y otros expertos. Gracias a sus consejos aprenderás a prevenir enfermedades, evitar que un uncomplicated trastorno derive en un problema grave, detectar qué dolencias exigen una atención profesional y, en definitiva, serás capaz de proporcionar a tu mascota una vida más feliz y saludable. Esta guía te ofrece:

    • Sugerencias para estimular a tu perro, mitigar l. a. angustia que le provoca separarse de ti o evitar los celos y los angeles agresividad

    • Cuidados para aliviar l. a. artritis, las alergias o los angeles displasia de cadera, así como para combatir las garrapatas y l. a. caída de pelo

    • Fórmulas para que tu animal de compañía sobreviva a una intoxicación

    • Consejos para no tener problemas cuando tu mascota te acompañe de viaje

    • Una selección de residencias de España donde poder dejar a tu perro o gato cuando no puedas hacerte shipment de él

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  • Download E-books Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles (Conservation Science and Practice) PDF

    The designated relationships among panorama swap, habitat fragmentation, and biodiversity conservation are highlighted during this unique and important advisor to the speculation and perform of ecological panorama layout. utilizing unique, ecologically established panorama layout rules, the textual content underscores present considering in panorama administration and conservation. It bargains a mix of theoretical and sensible details that's illustrated with case experiences drawn from around the globe.

    Key insights via a few of the world’s major specialists in panorama ecology and conservation biology make Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation an important quantity for someone all for panorama administration, average source making plans, or biodiversity conservation.

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  • Download E-books Pigeon (Reaktion Books - Animal) by Barbara Allen (2009-10-15) PDF

    By Barbara Allen

     Our widespread city better half, cooing within the eaves of educate stations or scavenging underfoot for breadcrumbs and discarded French fries, the pigeon has many detractors—and even a few fanatics. Written out of affection for and fascination with this humble but vital fowl, Barbara Allen’s Pigeon explores its cultural importance, in addition to its similarities to and variations from its shut counterpart, the dove. whereas the dove is noticeable as a logo of affection, peace, and goodwill, the pigeon is often perceived as a dirty, ill-mannered flying rodent, a “rat with wings.” Readers will locate in Pigeon an attractive exploration of the old and modern bonds among people and those precise and heavily comparable birds. For polluting statues and structure, the pigeon has earned a nasty recognition, yet Barbara Allen bargains a number of examples of the bird’s importance—as a resource of meals and fertilizer, a bearer of messages in periods of conflict, a pollutants display screen, and an relief to Charles Darwin in his pivotal study on evolutionary idea. Allen additionally reviews at the literary love and party of pigeons and doves within the paintings of such writers and poets as Shakespeare, Dickens, Beatrix Potter, Proust, and Isaac Bashevis Singer. alongside the best way, Allen corrects the various stereotypes approximately pigeons within the desire that the wealthy background of 1 of the oldest human-animal partnerships may be either prominent and celebrated. 

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  • Download E-books Physiology of Non-Excitable Cells: Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Physiological Sciences, Budapest, 1980: Physiology of Non-excitable Cells 28th, v. 3 PDF

    Advances in Physiological Sciences, quantity three: body structure of Non-Excitable Cells is a set of papers awarded on the twenty eighth foreign Congress of body structure, held in Budapest on July 13-19, 1980. This booklet is geared up into 5 components encompassing 36 chapters that conceal some of the physiological points of non-excitable cells and neuronal membranes.

    The first elements describe mobile types of iso-osmotic and epithelial delivery. The 3rd half highlights the connection among mobile delivery and mobile metabolism. This half additionally offers with the genetic and hormonal regulate of mobile shipping, in addition to the lipoprotein synthesis and secretion by way of hepatocyte. The fourth half explores cell-to-cell verbal exchange via junctional membrane channels and calmodulin. The 5th half examines the temporal constitution of organic platforms within the sub-second time domains.

    This e-book can be of worth to physiologists, cellphone biologists, researchers, and biology scholars.

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  • Download E-books The Physiology of Insecta: Volume III: v. 3 PDF

    The body structure of Insecta, moment version, quantity III, is a part of a multivolume treatise that brings jointly the identified evidence, the arguable fabric, and the various nonetheless unsolved and unsettled difficulties of insect body structure. because the first version of this multivolume treatise used to be released, there was a awesome enlargement of clinical activity in all the a number of elements of insect body structure. the unique three-volume paintings has now grown to a completely revised six-volume treatise.
    The booklet comprises seven chapters that concentrate on the impression of environmental components at the body structure of bugs. the 1st bankruptcy discusses insect habit, together with habitat choice, copy, orientation in area and time, motivation, and studying. this can be through separate chapters on social lifestyles and mutual verbal exchange, insect pheromones, migration, mechanisms of locomotion in land and in water, and the body structure of flight.

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  • Download E-books The Death of Our Planet's Species: A Challenge To Ecology And Ethics PDF

    By Martin Gorke

    The current cost and quantity of species extinction -- predicted by way of a few scientists as one species each 20 mins -- are remarkable within the historical past of mankind. Human actions are accountable for approximately all species loss, but moral facets of this predicament are infrequently pointed out. Any main issue expressed has a tendency to be over in all probability priceless assets -- details for scientists, or compounds that may be utilized in new drugs -- which are misplaced while a species disappears.In The dying of Our Planet's Species, Martin Gorke argues that one of these utilitarian viewpoint is not just shortsighted yet morally bankrupt. retaining doctoral levels in either ecology and philosophy, Gorke is uniquely certified to ascertain the extinction concern from either medical and philosophical views. He bargains a wide-ranging evaluate of the literature at the topic, drawing jointly these traces of reasoning which are often pursued separately.After severe exam of the present country of proper ecological wisdom, Gorke provides a gently thought of case for attributing intrinsic worth to all of nature, together with all species. on the center of his argument is an research of the concept that of morality. in response to this research, the common personality of morality doesn't enable us to set up limits of ethical considerability. extra accurately, each act of exclusion from the ethical group is an arbitrary act and isn't suitable with an ethical aspect of view.The demise of Our Planet's Species units forth a legitimate and unique argument concerning the philosophical and moral dimensions of species conservation. all through, the writer combines a excessive point of theoretical sophistication with transparent and simple writing. Orignially released in German, this Island Press version makes The loss of life of Our Planet's Species to be had for the 1st time to English-speaking specialists and lay readers.

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  • Download E-books Elephant Sense and Sensibility PDF

    By Michael Garstang

    Elephant feel and Sensibility is a complete therapy of the whole diversity of elephant habit. starting with chapters on evolution and the elephant’s mind, this ebook is an built-in presentation of the elephant’s potential for reminiscence, morality, emotion, empathy, altruism, language, intelligence, studying and educating. Grounded essentially in medical examine, the e-book additionally attracts upon anecdotal and visible facts exhibiting elephants pondering, appearing, feeling and behaving in ways in which we, as people, realize. this entire remedy of elephant habit supported through the huge literature, in addition to anecdotal and photographic fabric, offers an summary no longer to be had in the other text.

    • Covers numerous points that relate to behaviour, starting from mind functionality and sensory enter to communique, studying, and intelligence
    • Features a accomplished therapy of elephant habit supported through the large literature, anecdotal info, and notable photographic fabric, delivering an outline no longer to be had in the other text
    • Features an interdisciplinary method of habit, with important details integrated and built-in from a number of key disciplines

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  • Download E-books Field and Laboratory Methods in Primatology: A Practical Guide PDF

    Development at the luck of the 1st variation and bringing jointly contributions from more than a few specialists within the box, the second one variation of this advisor to investigate on wild primates covers the newest advances within the box, together with new details on box experiments and measuring behaviour. It offers crucial details and suggestion at the technical and useful facets of either box and laboratory equipment, overlaying subject matters resembling ethnoprimatology; distant sensing; GPS and radio-tracking; trapping and dealing with; nutritional ecology; and non-invasive genetics and endocrinology. This built-in procedure opens up new possibilities to review the behavioural ecology of a few of the main endangered primates and to assemble info on formerly studied populations. Chapters contain methodological ideas; directions on accumulating, processing and retaining samples/data for later research; moral issues; comparative expenses; and extra interpreting, making this a useful instrument for postgraduate scholars and researchers in primatology, behavioural ecology and zoology.

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  • Download E-books Exploring Animal Behavior in Laboratory and Field: An Hypothesis-testing Approach to the Development, Causation, Function, and Evolution of Animal Behavior PDF

    Exploring Animal habit in Laboratory and box is designed to supply a number of routines that interact scholars actively in all stages of clinical research, from formulating examine questions via analyzing and offering outcome. It makes an attempt to percentage the collective instructing services and adventure of individuals of the Animal habit Society with all who're prepared to profit from their knowledge. 4 varieties of workouts are awarded: (1) conventional routines within which scholars stick to a pre-determined protocol to check specific hypotheses explicitly said within the workout, (2) conventional workouts that may simply be tailored to inquiry-based techniques, (3) mixed pedagogy routines that contain either conventional and inquiry ways, and (4) inquiry workouts within which scholars first brainstorm to generate their very own hypotheses, then layout their very own experiements to check their hypotheses.

    * helps quite a number pedagogical kinds and texts in animal habit with lively studying stories that have interaction students
    * scholars and teachers make the most of wisdom and adventure of participants of the Animal habit Society
    * Flexibility of layout allows scholars and instrucotrs to tailor the workouts to their wishes
    * can be utilized to help lab classes which are thoroughly inquiry established in addition to self sustaining scholar study tasks in animal behavior
    * attention of animal care directions offers an outstanding method to handle and speak about issues in regards to the use of animals in educating and research
    * Emphasizes the hypothetico-deductive method that scholars have trouble realizing and implementing
    * helping fabrics make extra required texts pointless and hyperlink examine layout concerns with actual reports

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