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Cocker Spaniel  10

Study on parasites in dog faeces comes to surprising conclusion  10

A representative study conducted by Vetmeduni Vienna shows that the faeces of Viennese dogs contain relatively few endoparasites in comparison to...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/23/2018)

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Siebenschläferfamilie  11

Trading sex for sleep – aging dormice shorten their hibernation for more reproduction  11

Edible dormice are extremely long-lived for their size thanks to their seasonal dormancy. The animals are veritable record holders in this...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/31/2018)

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Fruchtfliegen  12

Fruit flies adapt to climate change through metabolic rewiring  12

The evolutionary consequences of increases in temperature due to climate change are currently a “hot topic” in evolutionary research. A warmer...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/03/2018)

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Wachteln  13

No Japanese quail genetic pollution in captive Common quail in Italy provides pure-bred stock for natural populations  13

Hunting Common quails is a popular activity in the Mediterranean region. Experimental studies however showed that population re-stocking with...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/18/2018)

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Meerschweinweibchen  14

Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs  14

Due to a stabile social hierarchy, guinea pigs rely on their intuition to decide whether to compete or to escape. So far, there has been limited...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/01/2018)

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