Essays Tagged: "Calf"

Italy

pendent nation in southern Europe. The word'Italy' comes from the ancient Oscan language and means 'Calf'. Italy is afairly small, important mediteranean country of about 116,328 square miles.Its capi ...

(2 pages) 120 1 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Northern Manatee

s with live coral reefs.The Northern Manatee grows inside it's mother for a year or more before the calf is born. The calf stays with it'smother for around two years. At birth the Manatee is a little ... ammals. Unlike most mammals, the manatee does not havecalves every year. The female manatee has one calf every two to three years. The Northern Manatee swims at an easypace of five miles an hour. If t ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.8 Nov/1994

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Shower settings: In summer east part of Asia, around 1900

y to give to her. The girl smiled at the bundle of cosmos. Dimples appear on her cheeks."There is a calf", the girl said.It was a yellow calf. It looked younger than a year. He rode on its back. The c ... ent."What are you guys doing here?"A farmer came out of the bush. The boy quickly got down from the calf. He thought the farmer might be going to scold him for riding a young calf, an action which cou ...

(5 pages) 36 0 2.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

"The Education of Little Tree"

ree calculating his total losses in his dealings with the Christian. Since He paid 50 cents for the calf that he bought, and Granma paid Little Tree 10 cents for the hide, he had lost 40 cents. After ...

(4 pages) 27 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Conformation of horses

ected with contracted tendons. Also, if its severe, it may cause stumbling. 'Back at the knee,' or 'calf knee(e),' is when there is a backward bend in the leg causing the cannon to slant forward. It p ...

(5 pages) 56 3 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Calving

(2 pages) 32 2 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Shakespeare, the tempest

balised, suffering monster. We see this when Stephano and Trinculo call Caliban names such as 'moon-calf' and 'ignorant monster'. It can also be seen when Stephano sees Calibans nervousness as a fit a ...

(13 pages) 59 1 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Critical analysis on "The Lord God Made Them All" by James Alfred Wight pen name James Herriot

rgery getting cleaned up after sowing a dog back together or in a barn helping give birth to a baby calf during a snow storm. That is what makes him an excellent writer, showing his life style as a ha ... es which all have there individual plots and climaxes. In one chapter he shows the joys of a labors calf birth, yet in the very next chapter he could be mourning over a dead puppy dog, showing the car ...

(1 pages) 15 2 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Genetif Enginering

ABS Global Industry, a cattle genetics company; they have recently unveiled a six-month-old cloned calf. This way of cloning may lead to beefier steaks and big advances in human and livestock medicin ... the first to be reproduced from Adult Cow."� Dallas Morning News (1998): 4A.Barrett, Rick. "Calf cloning may lead to food, drug advances- possibilities: Protein-Based Drugs, better Mozzarella. ...

(6 pages) 21 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Christmas

ng imaginable. She looked so relaxed with her apron on that went from her neck to the middle of her calf. She turned to smile at me and I noticed that she had flour, the color of snow, on her rosy che ...

(2 pages) 302 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dolphins

ior to the copulation. Gestation period in species is between 11 to 12 months, after which a single calf is produced. Delivery is normally tail first and after births the calf follows it mothers close ... akes place. The dolphins two mammary gland opens into sacs either side of the anal opening, and the calf's breakfast into the sacs. The nipple is grasped between the upper jaw the tongue, muscular con ...

(1 pages) 530 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Veal

ogy made breeding easier and more efficient with less labor. This new innovation made the male bull calf obsolete for breeding purposes. This meant that more male calves were available for the product ... ls also provide a cleaner environment with a less chance of disease transmission. Within stalls the calf's feeding source is kept clean so that feces and other harmful contaminants do not fall into th ...

(8 pages) 10 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Veal Production

ogy made breeding easier and more efficient with less labor. This new innovation made the male bull calf obsolete for breeding purposes. This meant that more male calves were available for the product ... ls also provide a cleaner environment with a less chance of disease transmission. Within stalls the calf's feeding source is kept clean so that feces and other harmful contaminants do not fall into th ...

(8 pages) 8 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology