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free-ranging

running uncontrolled on range.
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While free-ranging, chickens can usually spot an opossum and run away from it, as opossums aren't very fast on the ground, but prefer to ambush the chickens from a dark area.
This leads to the last disadvantage of free-ranging, the plant destruction of chickens.
Because amphibians are declining globally, exposure of captive wildlife to free-ranging populations should be minimized.
Although government agencies and other organizations continue to discuss interventions to address the free-ranging population of monkeys, the Puerto Rico Department of Health has begun the process of public education.
A ten-year summary of reproductive data for free-ranging Macaca mulatta.
Some parts of rural Wisconsin have more than 100 free-ranging cats square mile -- several times the density of all mid-sized predators (e.
Don't create free-ranging cats by releasing unwanted pets in the country.
The state of Wisconsin is undertaking an integrated research, surveillance, and management program to determine the distribution of CWD in the Wisconsin free-ranging deer population and eventually eliminating the disease from the known affected area of south-central Wisconsin (10,11).
tuberculosis in free-ranging wildlife and their potential to maintain infection in the absence of human reservoirs.
No other wildlife species has been incriminated in the epidemiology of this disease, although serologic reactivity was detected in free-ranging raccoons (Procyon lotor) and opossums (Didelphis virginianus) from Georgia (5) and white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus) from Connecticut (7).
Traditional farming in the area means that many domestic animals (mainly free-ranging cattle) coexist with wild species.
Epizootic of Chlamydia infection in two free-ranging Koala populations.