red leg

red leg

a disease of amphibians caused by Aeromonas hydrophila characterized by hemorrhages of the legs and abdomen. There are also hemorrhages elsewhere and ulceration of the skin and septicemia.
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And, after a few convulsive efforts, the red legs tok the shape of a pair of compasses, and the intelligent pupil triumphantly shouted, "It's a We, Dranpa, it's a We
The little ducks were swimming about in the pond, looking just like a lot of yellow canaries, and their mother, who was pure white with real red legs, was trying to teach them how to stand on their heads in the water.
Timothy's Bess, though retaining her maiden appellation among her familiars, had long been the wife of Sandy Jim, and possessed a handsome set of matronly jewels, of which it is enough to mention the heavy baby she was rocking in her arms, and the sturdy fellow of five in kneebreeches, and red legs, who had a rusty milk-can round his neck by way of drum, and was very carefully avoided by Chad's small terrier.
FOR PARTY GUESTS: Hot Rum Slap: AT the heart of this punch is Red Leg Spiced Rum (PS22, 70cl, or PS19.
Apart from red leg partridges and pheasant, and the rare appearance of a woodcock, that's all the game that can be sourced locally, but the local shoots do very well out of these "quality sport days" with syndicates, individuals and corporate clients, which also helps all the local hotels, although they shoot far more birds that we can use locally.
These precious birds include Hobara Bustard, Eagle, Water Fowl, Red Leg Partridge and others.
This summer, millions of the creatures have been hit by the red leg virus.
Millions have died over the summer from Red Leg and the species is now facing extinction.
For roasted grouse, red leg partridge, wild venison loin and other seasonal wild game opportunities, check out the new fall menu at Patina, 5955 Melrose Ave.
In 1996, Davidson and her colleague James Jancovich realized that red leg was in fact a secondary infection and the real culprit was a pathogen new to science.
A must-visit during game season, highlights include North Sea octopus carpaccio with black olive sorbet, roasted peppers, soft boiled quail egg, anchovy fritters and garden lovage mayonnaise; twice-baked Yorkshire blue cheese and lovage souffle with pickled beetroot, mulled pear and allotment leaves; and pot-roasted red leg partridge with honey-puffed wheat and parsnip.
Millions have died over the summer from killer Red Leg and the creatures now face extinction.