captive animals

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  • If captive animals can not be found, be sure to buy an animal in fair condition.
  • Captive animals have been observed to feed above ground and then return underground to sleep.
  • Next to nothing is known about their life history in the wild, though limited information has been gathered on captive animals.
  • Some work was also done on captive animals in the few zoos of the time.
  • This infection is much more likely to occur in captive animals than in those in the wild.
  • Captive animals continue to use wheels even when provided with other types of enrichment.
  • Knowledge of social interactions is limited to information gathered from captive animals.
  • Captive animals engage in highly social behavior, typically resting while in contact with each other.
  • A captive animal often reveals traits never recognized in the free individual. Cited from The Minds and Manners of Wild Animals, by Hornaday
  • Most data resulted from the studies performed on samples obtained from captive animals, wild-born or captive-born.
  • Information on fennec fox social behavior is mainly based on captive animals.
  • Observations of captive animals indicate food may be taken into the mouth by suction.
  • Although it is believed that fewer than twenty percent of individuals survive for more than two years, captive animals have reached five years of age.
  • The company focusing especially on endangered species and captive animal issues.
  • The crimes of captive animals are many, but the crimes of free wild animals are comparatively few. Cited from The Minds and Manners of Wild Animals, by Hornaday
  • TBS also serves as a place to reintroduce captive animals into the wild.
  • They threw their weight and muscle upon the rope to hinder the captive animal. Cited from The High School Boys in Summer Camp, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Captive animals were observed using their teeth to help hold onto wires and vines while climbing.
  • Observations of captive animals are limited since most of the moles do not survive more than a little over a month after capture.
  • She blames the zoo's decline on an animal rights group which is known to free captive animals.
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