Essays Tagged: "Dogs"


n The Tempest, the physically traumatized characters, are Trinculo and Stephano. They are chased by dogs but their physical trauma has not induced any sign of remorse or guilt. Ferdinand, on the other ... ering take form in a physical way. They are submerged in a horse pond and then hunted by Prospero's dogs.King Lear allows one to see how physical suffering can bring on emotional suffreing. This can b ...

(7 pages) 74 0 3.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare


sh village, lots of houses with gardens full of flowers infront of each house, people walking their dogs in the street, cars passing by, kids laughing, happy people all over the place, Matilda´s ...

(3 pages) 59 1 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Personality Traits of Antigone

or say the least prayer for him; he shall lie on the plain, unburied; and the birds and scavenging dogs can do with him whatever they like? (1.1.35-7). Antigone is now left torn between the state and ... y and Antigone refused to let her brother be left in the middle of a field to be eaten by birds and dogs. She thought more highly of her family and its name (keep in mind this was a royal family) to l ...

(5 pages) 149 1 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Jack London: Call of the Wild

y isregionalism London's area of expertise. The way in which he gives life to Buck and allthe other dogs is astonishing. The reader comes to accept the idea that dogs have deep,meaningful thoughts to ... ningful thoughts to go along with their actions. These ideas are directly tied to actualthings that dogs would actually do. As in the case of Spitz's long lasting and fatal battlewith Buck. The descri ...

(3 pages) 80 0 3.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gawian essay

)During Bercilak's first hunt, they hunted deer. The hunters were on one side with the peasants and dogs on the other, surrounding the deer. The peasants and dogs made noise and cashed the deer toward ... was sly and clever and he chased it all over. Bercilak swung at it and it swerved and ran into the dogs. The dogs killed it. Bercilak's wife tried to be sly like a fox on her third attempt to seduce ...

(2 pages) 71 1 3.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

"Patients have the right to say no." Discuss this statement in relation to the adoption of the role of learned helplessness in some individuals experiencing illness.

d by M. Seligman an animal psychologist, in 1975. During a series of experiments involving rats and dogs, he discovered that the animals which had some control over their environment (in being able to ...

(9 pages) 346 1 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"The Hidden Life of Dogs" by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

The Hidden Life Of Dogs was written by Elizabeth Thomas who is currently well know and highly re-spected for her books. ... Elizabeth plans to continue her career that currently seems to be skyrocketing.'The Hidden Life Of Dogs' was not just any book. Clearly there was much more effort involved. Beginning with an introduc ... began the book well. This book tried to get the idea across that humans knew only very little about dogs and their patterns. After intense observations on Misha, some ideas were brought up. How did th ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.9 Apr/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


e the funniest dog alive. From hisjealousy fits, and his way of picking fights with the rest of the dogs to his no stop playingwith his stuffed animals.Well the best place to start would be by describ ... s stuffed animals.Well the best place to start would be by describing his way of fighting with otherdogs. He's straight out of one of those movies where there saying " hold me back". Nomatter how big ...

(7 pages) 40 0 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Animal Rights

ing a new light for illnesses that did not have a cure before. Working with animalslike monkeys and dogs have resulted in successful open heart surgeries onpeople, as well as organ transplants, and th ... e of painkillers to see how they react to third degree burns. Even more horrifying is the fact that dogs and other animals are left without care bearing open incisions, infected wounds, broken bones a ...

(3 pages) 133 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Classical and Operant Conditioning

wasthe digestive system (Gazzaniga 230). His discovery was madeduring a study on the salivation of dogs when given food. Pavlovobserved that the dogs began salivating at the sound of thescientists fo ...

(3 pages) 235 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Canine Distemper - What it is, virus, symptoms, prevention & treatment, and the 1994 african serengeti park lion epidemic.

per. Canine Distemper is a highly contagious, systemic (affecting the whole body), viral disease of dogs worldwide. It chiefly affects young dogs, but it often infects other animals such as wolves, fo ... royed by disinfectants.SymptomsCanine Distemper is often fatal. Fifty to eighty percent of infected dogs die from the disease. Symptoms include loss of appetite, fever, reddened eyes, dehydration, apa ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.9 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Fitzgerald's use of diction in The Great Gatsby.

uperior to everyone. " 'It's a bitch,' said Tom decisively. 'Here's your money. Go and buy ten more dogs with it.' "(Page 28) In this quote, diction and a specific choice of words is apparent through ... to an elderly person with contempt by telling him that he is wrong and that he should buy ten more dogs with the money he gives him. A parallel can also be drawn between Myrtle and the dog in that he ...

(3 pages) 175 1 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Everlasting Nightmare

in and tackled the oozing mud creature down. As they were digging the mud, I started to run but the dogs didn't do much they just flew off seconds after I started running. All they really did was get ... started to wonder if what happened yesterday and the new student had anything in common, and those dogs why did those dogs save me? I wondered...I was really started to go a bit insane. Then my frien ...

(7 pages) 101 1 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

My Afghan Hound Story. Question to essay: Write a essay about any experience you or dream that you had.

in an overseas magazine. This advertisement was about a man who takes orders from people who wants dogs from certain countries. Then he goes to that specific country to collect the dog for you and th ... to my own country in one piece. I took a good look at the puppies and realized that it was sausage dogs and not Afghan hounds. I didn't care, because I was so relieved to be back that it didn't matte ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Why people own pets? What do pets contribute to people's life?

to people's life?There are many reasons that why people own pets. Some people think that pets like dogs are the most percipient and dependable animals because pets comprehend their owners easily. Oth ... l, they start talking with their pets and tell them all the problems that depressed them. Pets like dogs and cats are the most intelligent animals that comprehend the instruction of their owners and p ...

(2 pages) 87 0 4.1 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The Medical Similarities Between Dogs and People.

humans are of different species, there are definite similarities in their behavior and health care. Dogs, like humans, require periodic health checkups. Additionally, dogs, like babies, cannot verbali ... few weeks until they are fourteen weeks old. Booster shots must also be given at various intervals. Dogs who are not given their regular shots can develop otherwise preventable diseases. ('Pet Medicin ...

(7 pages) 50 0 3.9 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Early psychology.

h a Russian physiologist named Ivan Pavlov. He started to notice the different types of behavior in dogs, when they started to salivate at the sight of food or heard the keys when the door was about t ... to salivate at the sight of food or heard the keys when the door was about to be unlocked where the dogs were at. This brought us to observe the development of how living things relate to the events i ...

(2 pages) 239 3 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This essay was written as a business concept for a unique small business. I developed the concept for this business and had to write a paper on it.

inute intervals. In addition, we will offer an array of expanded services that include grooming the dogs in the comfort of their own home, overnight dog sitting, and referrals to obedience training pr ... supplies, advertising, brochures, business cards, office supplies, gas expenses and treats for the dogs. We anticipate that the costs will range from $12,000 to $14,000 per month.Profits for this kin ...

(26 pages) 1460 3 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Descriptive Essay about a pitbull attacking basketball players at the basketball court 2 paragraph essay

aw a dog. This mysterious dog stood no less than ten feet away. Not any dog, one of the most feared dogs ever, the Pitbull. Its reputation speaks for itself; Pitbulls have the ability to kill. A Pitbu ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Gambling Should be Legalized.

r games though are cards. People play games such as poker or blackjack. Also, betting on horses and dogs has been around quit a bit. The biggest form of gambling though is the lottery. Most of these g ...

(6 pages) 173 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law