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cottontail

a wild rabbit, Sylvilagus spp.
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A beagle chasing a cottontail rabbit creates involuntary distress to the rabbit and voluntary eustress (pleasant) to the dog.
In the new research effort, in vitro and in vivo assays for infectivity of HPV will be studied in a rabbit model, infected with the Shope cottontail rabbit papillomavirus (CRPV), and in an immunosupressed mouse model with human xenographs, which will be infected with actual human papillomavirus.
One day my youthful East Coast partners and I were out cottontail rabbit hunting.
Today -- Fox and cottontail rabbit seasons close in all zones, along with snowshoe hare in zones 1-4.
We say the cottontail rabbit, or the white-tailed deer as opposed to using plural nouns that would accurately represent their numbers.
Immediately upon entering the thick tangle of brush, Minnie's high-pitched chop and Tiger's low, mournful bawl let me know they were hot on the trail of a cottontail rabbit.
A contribution to the biology and management of the cottontail rabbit (Sylvilagus floridanus mallurus) in Georgia.
Orth's team infected 77 rabbits with cottontail rabbit papillomavirus, a relative of HPV.
Wednesday - Massachusetts snowshoe hare season closes in zones 1-4; Massachusetts cottontail rabbit season closes; Massachusetts red and gray fox season closes; Massachusetts trapping season for muskrat, opossum, raccoon, and skunk closes; Rhode Island pheasant season closes.
A walk might take in Roadrunner Trail, where we were kept company by a cottontail rabbit and, yes, a couple of roadrunners.