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Issue: 038, 16/07/28 p. 603, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 8
Category: Zoology   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: The Dugong. [Half-way between land animals and fishes. Browses upon sea-weed like a cow in a meadow. "It would be worth while to try and rear flocks of these animals within inclosed inlets of the sea"]

Issue: 041, 06/08/28 p. 652, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Useful Arts. (Agriculture), Para 1
Category: Agriculture   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: The Tree Cabbage. [Suitability of "tree cabbage" for animal fodder described in a horticultural magazine. The Athenaeum columnist questions the description of the species]
Person: LOUDON   
Source: Loudon`s Gardener`s Magazine   

Issue: 073, 18/03/29 p. 173, Section: Foreign Varieties
Heading: Influence of the South American Climate on the Domestic Animals of the Old World, Para 1-7
Category: Agriculture   Domestic Animals   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Which of the the following animals, in the South American climate, show a tendency to revert to the wild : the hog, the cow, the ass, the horse, the dog, the sheep, the goat?]

Issue: 076, 08/04/29 p. 223, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Economics), Para 3
Category: Zoology   Ecology   Domestic Animals   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: Domestication. [Apes and monkeys are not suitable for domestication; dogs and seals are. Domestication is made possible by the herd instinct of animals]
Person: CUVIER   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 269, Section: Varieties
Heading: Alpine Traditions, Para 8
Category: Geography   Switzerland   Animal Husbandry   Folklore   
Topic: [An item of unknown source, extolling the pastoral way of life and telling a folk tale about the glut of Alpine dairy products]

Issue: 094, 12/08/29 p. 505-506
Heading: Affray in Smithfield
Category: Agriculture   Animal Husbandry   Ethics   Cruelty To Animals   
Topic: [Feature article in the form of an anonymous letter by a "troubleshooting" correspondent. It contains a description of the brutal treatment of animals at Smithfield market]
Letter
Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 763, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Manufacture of Cat-gut Strings, Para 5
Category: Veterinary Medicine   Manufactures   Trade   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Strings for violins etc. are best made from the intestines of lean sheep, such as Italian. Welch, Highland or Southdown breeds would provide better cat-gut than "fatty" breeds (such as Lincoln)]
Source: Recreations in Science   

Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: New Quadrupeds which might be Domesticated, Para 1
Category: Agriculture   Zoology   Ruminantia   Animal Habits, Behaviour   Domestic Animals   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Many animals, such as the alpaca and vicugna, would prove suitable for introduction into Europe, if misconceptions about the impossibility of keeping them in the European climate were removed]
Source: Memoires du Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   
Institution: Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: New Food for Silk Worms, Para 13
Category: Entomology   Botany   Ecology   Animal Husbandry   Animal Produce   
Topic: [According to Clara Girodin, silkworms can feed just as successfully on the leaves of Scorsonera as they can on white mulberry leaves]
Person: GIRODIN, Clara   BOSC   
Institution: Royal Society, Lille   

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Reviews

Issue: 117, 23/01/30 p. 40
Heading: The Elephant
Category: Popularization Of Science   Natural History   Zoology   Animal Physiology   Animal Husbandry   Elephants   
Title: Popular Lectures on the Study of Natural History and the Sciences. Second edition
Author: LEMPRIERE, W.   
Attribution: M. D.

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