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Puppy

puppy

Origin: F. Poupee doll, puppet. See Puppet, and cf. Pup.

1. (Science: zoology) The young of a canine animal, especially. Of the common dog; a whelp.

2. A name of contemptuous reproach for a conceited and impertinent person. I found my place taken by an ill-bred, awkward puppy with a money bag under each arm. (Addison)


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Turn Pitt Bulls into English Bull Terriers

... and a shelter chock full of Pitt Bull Terriers is nearby. Could one manipulate salmonella to bring English Bull Terrier genes into a Pitt Bull Puppy? thus to make them more adoptable? thanks.

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by SarahJumel
Fri Jun 22, 2012 11:52 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Turn Pitt Bulls into English Bull Terriers
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

Hi. All I can say here is, well, parasites. If you saw a dog or puppy with a very bloated belly, what would be your first thought? Yet all these bloated humans, on a biology site no less, but I don't see much about parasites. Of course, "everyone knows" ...

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by Wallyanna
Wed May 09, 2012 7:36 pm
 
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Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Dug-up unknown skull

... like a small dog's pelvis. (Or some other similar quadruped.) http://dogtime.com/system/pictures/0000/7945/pelvis-bone-structure-body-hip-dog-dogs-puppy-breed-hind-quarters.jpg?1217434912

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by biohazard
Mon Jun 06, 2011 8:24 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Dug-up unknown skull
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So your position is that a whole male and female dog, who are brother and sister and raised from puppy hood in a family, will not mate when female comes into heat. And this is a credible position on a biology forum? More importantly is that you've failed to explain how ...

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by Promethean
Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:20 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy
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Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy

So your position is that a whole male and female dog, who are brother and sister and raised from puppy hood in a family, will not mate when female comes into heat. And this is a credible position on a biology forum?

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by KevinBehan
Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:15 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy
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