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3 edition of Wild America - Rabbits (Wild America) found in the catalog.

Wild America - Rabbits (Wild America)

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Published by Blackbirch Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • North America,
  • Animals - Rabbits,
  • Animals - General,
  • People & Places - United States,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Rabbits

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12165709M
    ISBN 101567116450
    ISBN 109781567116458


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Rabbits (Wild America) Hardcover – Aug by Tanya Stone (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Tanya Stone. And Scott Weidensaul's book "Return to Wild America: A Yearlong Search for the Continent's Natural Soul," published inwas an excellent update on birding along a similar path across America.

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Lockley, who observed rabbits in Wales over a 5 year period, shows that they have a complex community life little understood by the world in general. These vegetarian creatures posses both dignity and 'animality';/5.

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It's amazing how a book with Wild America - Rabbits book few words and mainly illustrations can send such a powerful message that will leave Wild America - Rabbits book pondering/5. Wild America is a documentary television series that focuses on the wild animals and wild lands of North America.

By the mids, Marty Stouffer had put together several full-length documentaries that were licensed as prime time network television specials.

At that time, he approached the programming managers at Public Broadcasting Service about a half-hour-long wildlife series Original network: PBS. Wild America is a American adventure comedy film directed by William Dear, written by David Michael Wieger based on the life of wildlife documentarian Marty Stouffer, and starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Devon Sawa and Scott Bairstow.

5 External links. In the summer ofMarshall Stouffer is chased in Fort Smith, Arkansas by his two Music by: Joel McNeely. Rabbits (Book): Jacobs, Lee: Take a wild animal safari--right in your own backyard.

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avg rating —ratings. score: 1, and 17 people voted. Rabbits (Book): Jacobs, Lee: Take a wild animal safari--right in your own backyard. So much of North America's wildlife lives within our midst--in the trees on our streets, in our gardens, under our stone walls, in our lakes and ponds, even in our houses.

Wild America takes an up-close look at the animals that are part of our daily lives. Wild rabbits do not vary much from each other in body proportions. Their size can range from 8 inches (20cm) to 20 inches (50cm) in length and.9 lbs .4 kg) to more than lbs (2 kg) in weight.

The fur is long and soft with shades of brown, gray/grey and buff. Leave Wild Rabbits page and return to Rabbitmatters home page. Most species of wild rabbits have a short tail, with the cottontail's being white, thus giving it its name. The soft fur of the wild rabbit can vary between brown, gray, and mixtures of the two colors and it serves to keep the rabbit warm in cold weather.

Most are no longer than a foot and weigh just 2 or 3 lbs. House Rabbit Society would like to make a SPECIAL OFFER for members who join the HRS Bunny Brigade Monthly Giving Club at a $30+ per Wild Rabbits May Not Need Your Wild babies are most often not orphaned.

Many people mean well when they contact HRS after discovering an “abandoned” nest of Two New Emergency Rescue Grant. Rabbits are much more than the cute, carrot-munching creatures pop culture makes them out to be.

They can dig sophisticated tunnels, grow to weigh more than 20 pounds, and even eat their own poop. *Rabbit Health in the 21st Century: A Guide for Bunny Parents, 2nd Edition by K.R. Smith. Published by iUniverse This user-friendly book on pet rabbit health from a caretaker’s perspective is written for people with little or no medical or veterinary background.

Illustrated by Shaun Tan. Bestselling author, Marsden, has created a dramatically moving allegory of colonisation told from the perspective of native animals, in this stunningly illustrated volume.

Examining the consequences of the arrival of a group of rabbits with unfamiliar ways, the story shows how colonisation can result in the domination of the environment and its other inhabitants.4/5(15).

Book review of "The Rabbits" written by John Marsden and illustrated by Shaun Tan. EDN English 2 Assessment Item 2: Part A Multimodal Book Review. The American Rabbit is a breed of rabbit, recognized by the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) in By the ARBA standard, American rabbits have a mandolin body shape and a coat ideal for use as fur.

It has also been noted for a good 'sweet' temperament and good mothering abilities. As with all domestic rabbits, the American breed is of the species. Animal Track Identification Guide Contents Armadillo Badger Bear Beaver Birds (small) Bobcat Cat (domestic) Chipmunk Coyote Deer Dog (domestic) Duck Fisher Frogs Goose Grouse (ruffled) Gull Mink Mouse Muskrat Opossum Otter (river) Porcupine Skunk Rabbit Raccoon Red Fox Snowshoe Hare Squirrel (red) Squirrel (gray & flying) Wild turkey Weasel File Size: 1MB.

A large print of the Cottontail Rabbit painted by James Lockhart for the book Wild America. Bookplate is 15 inches wide and 12 inches tall. Blossomprintsandmore 5 out of 5. Marty Stouffer's Wild America Fantastic Follies Animals Wild America 03x07 Wild Refuge - Duration: Orgen Tomer High Speed Rabbit Chase | North America.

Eastern cottontail rabbits are mammals that belong to the Leporidae family of rabbits and hares. The eastern cottontail bunny is so named for its distinctive tail, which looks like a white puff of cotton when raised.

The eastern cottontail rabbit is a midsize rabbit that generally resides throughout eastern North America, from Canada to Mexico.

Cottontail rabbits are among the 20 lagomorph species in the genus Sylvilagus, found in the Americas. Most Sylvilagus species have stub tails with white undersides that show when they retreat, giving them their characteristic name.

However, this feature is not present in all cottontails nor is it unique to the genus. The genus is widely distributed across North America, Central America Class: Mammalia. Rabbits are small mammals in the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha (along with the hare and the pika).

Oryctolagus cuniculus includes the European rabbit species and its descendants, the world's breeds of domestic rabbit. Sylvilagus includes 13 wild rabbit species, among them the seven types of European rabbit, which has been introduced on every Class: Mammalia.

One of the oldest breeds of rabbits in America, the Belgian Hare can trace its roots back to the s. They were developed in the early part of the 18th century in Eastern Europe through selected breeding of wild and domestic rabbits. The Belgian Hare has a very distinct, lithe and elegant body and makes a striking presence on the show table.

Rifle in Hand tells the greatest conservation story in history: why and how hunters saved wildlife and wild lands in North America. Beginning with the greatest hunter-conservationist of all, Theodore Roosevelt, and including conservation giants George Bird Grinnell, D'ing Darling, Aldo Leopold,and others, 20th-century hunters overcame market Pages: Rabbits love to eat and they will eat things like grass, vegetables, wild strawberries and even flowers during the summertime.

In winter they will even eat the bark from trees. They love to eat around dusk. Did you know that more than half of the world’s population of rabbits actually live in North America. Wild rabbits have relatively short life spans (typically, less than two years), but they mature quickly and have short (day) gestation periods.

Their mortality is based on food availability, predator presence, and weather stability. Rabbits are altricial—which means that they are born hairless, blind, and helpless. Examines the rabbit's environment, anatomy, social life, mating, babies, and encounters with humans.

The timing of rabbit domestication is a matter of some debate. Fossil and archaeological records suggest that wild rabbits have been hunted for meat and furs since the Pleistocene Epoch ( million years to 11, years ago).

The oldest historical record of rabbits being kept as livestock appears in the writings of Roman author and satirist. For wild rabbits, any other wild animal, large or hungry enough to be bothered, can be a predator.

Humans of course top the list of rabbit's predators and have been the rabbit's main enemy for the last years or so, since the rabbit was regarded as a major pest. A male rabbit is called a buck. A female rabbit is called a doe. A baby rabbit is called a kit, it is also refered to as a bunny.

Rabbits reproduce often. A rabbit usually has 2 to 3 litters a year, each litter has 4 to 5 bunnies. More than half the world's population of rabbits live in North America. Rabbits in the wild live around 10 years. The Cottontail is perhaps the most prominent character in American folklore, but bedtime stories hardly reflect the daily struggle for survival of real life Rabbits.

In addition to a host of wild predators, Rabbits must also face human hunters. Yet, despite so many dangers, there's rarely a short supply of "COTTONTAILS AND KIN." TRANSITION TO TITLE. There are more than types of rabbits and hares, both domestic and wild, from snowshoe hares to Flemish giants.

Despite their extraordinary ability to reproduce, many wild rabbits are in. An unusual combination of comedy film and nature documentary, this family movie chronicles the true story of television show Wild America host Marty Stouffer and his two brothers, photographer.

How is Myxomatosis spread? Mosquitoes, fleas, black flies, or fur mites bite a wild rabbit with Myxomatosis and then bite a domestic rabbit. Myxomatosis can also be spread by direct contact between infected rabbits, or indirect contact through handling a sick rabbit, then handling a healthy rabbit.

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