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Kuh  10

Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV): effective protection possible  10

Bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD), caused by the bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV), is a serious disease of cattle that is endemic throughout the world....

(Web-Redaktion on 11/28/2018)

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Cocker Spaniel  11

Study on parasites in dog faeces comes to surprising conclusion  11

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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Rentiere  12

The inner clock is always ticking: Svalbard reindeer remain rhythmic even in the constant light of the midnight sun and in the permanent dark of the polar winter  12

All animals have an internal clock with a cycle length that deviates slightly from 24 hours, and that synchronizes based on cues from external...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/16/2018)

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Bastelnder Kakadu  13

Clever craftsmen: tool using cockatoos save effort by making tools of different lengths  13

The Goffin Cockatoo is one of very few animal species able to manufacture tools but even so it is a major intellectual challenge to produce a tool...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/08/2018)

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Siebenschläferfamilie  14

Trading sex for sleep – aging dormice shorten their hibernation for more reproduction  14

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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