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American Ferret Association Essay Examples

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A Look at the Ferrets and the Concerns over Its Extinction
Introduction: In the past three decades very few endangered species have been restored to viable populations. The black footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) was believed to be the most endangered mammal in the united states. It is a small mink sized carnivore of the Great plains and intermountain basins The ferrets appear to...
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A Paper on the Legalization of Ferrets as Pets in California
Can't Ferret Out of this One Book after book has been written about ferrets; many of the authors own multiple ferrets, and none complain of problems. These books are filled with charming anecdotes about the "carpet sharks," or "fur covered slinkies," two common terms of endearment for these lovable a...
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An Analysis of the Association Football as the Most Popular Team Sport
, or association football as it is properly called, is the world's most popular team sport. Virtually every country on Earth plays the game in some form or another. It is both physically and intellectually demanding, requiring athletic skill and quick thinking. Brazil's Pele, perhaps the greatest player the sport has ever k...
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A Study of the Black Footed Ferret
Black Footed Ferret     In the past three decades very few endangered species have been restored to
viable populations. The black footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) was believed to
be the most endangered mammal in the united states. It is a small mink sized
carnivore of the Great plains and intermountain basins The ferrets a...
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A Description of the Black Footed Ferret a Member of the Weasel Family
Black-Footed Ferret The black-footed ferret is a slim, short-short legged animal that lives in dry prairies where prairie dogs are abundant. They are a member of the weasel family and are the rarest mammal in North America. Their natural habitat was the Great Plains from Texas to south central Canada. The black-footed ferr...
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Characteristics of the Black Footed Ferret (Mustela Nigripes)
Introduction: In the past three decades very few endangered species have been restored to viable populations. The black footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) was believed to be the most endangered mammal in the united states. It is a small mink sized carnivore of the Great plains and intermountain basins The ferrets appear to...
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Comparing and Contrasting the Codes of Ethics in the Counseling Profession
ABSTRACT Since most Christian counsellors enter the profession with the objective
of helping people, these individuals are unlikely to inflict intentional
harm against clients. Despite these good intentions, the existence of
ethical dilemmas challenges a counsellor's ability to solve problems
without exacting accidental h...
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A History of Women's RightsMovements
Women's Rights Movement The first women's rights convention is held in Seneca Falls, New York in 1948. After 2 days of discussion and debate, 68 women and 32 men sign a Declaration of Sentiments, which outlines grievances and sets the agenda for the women's rights movement. In 1850 the first National Women's Rights Convent...
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A Study of the American Basketball Association
The American Basketball Association and the Contributions it Made to Professional Basketball     The American Basketball Association had a short and wild life, yet it made
great contributions to professional basketball. It increased the level of
talent, changed the way the game was played, and produced some of the
greatest...
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An Introduction to the National Rifle Association (NRA) and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
THE NRA AND AARP It is only natural that in today’s society of conflicting interests, people with similar interests and views have banned together to garner influence through their numbers. As James Madison noted in the Federalists Papers, like-minded people naturally aggregate together. Two of the most influential of...
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What is Hypnosis?
The British Medical Association and the American Medical Association has called it "a temporary condition of altered attention in the subject that may be induced by another person," (Compton's Multimedia Encyclopedia) but there is still much about hypnosis that is not understood. Because it resembles normal sleep,...
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A History of Basketball, a Game Invented by James Naismith
Basketball, a game that started with 18 men in a YMCA gymnasium in Springfield, Mass., has grown into a game that more than 300 million people play worldwide. The man who created this instantly successful sport was Dr. James Naismith. Under orders from Dr. Luther Gulick, head of Physical Education at the School for Chris...
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Martin Luther King Honored With a Historic Site in 1980
Martin Luther King Jr was born January 15, 1929 in Atlanta Ga. Until he was six years old his name was Michael Luther King Jr. His father changed both their names legally to Martin in honor of the German religious leader Martin luther. His parents were names Martin Luther King Sr and Alberta Williams King. He had an older s...
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A Comparison of the Rules and Regulations of WNBA and NBA
WNBA and NBA The NBA and WNBA have both evolved into successful basketball organizations. Both create large crowds and they also have fulfilled interest in their markets. Most rules and regulations in both organizations apply to each other. For instance, foul, penalties, elbowing and fighting all apply...
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The Accomplishes of the Irish Catholic Under Daniel's O'Connell's Leadership in the Nineteenth Century
During the first half of the nineteenth century, much was accomplished by the Irish Catholics under the leadership of Daniel O'Connell. However, it was also a time of disillusion because it seems as though every time one goal was accomplished, another problem would surface. In the very early years, Irish Catholics lacked an...
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A Comprehensive Guide in Playing Soccer
INTRODUCTION Soccer is the most popular sport worldwide. The Federation Internationale de Football Association represents 203 countries including more than 200 million licensed participants. (9) The Union des Associations Europeennes de Football represents 49 European nations with approximately 20 million participants, and...
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Martin Luther King, Jr.: Changing the Lives of the Black People
The most important person to have made a significant change in the rights of Blacks was Martin Luther King. He had great courage and passion to defeat segregation and racism that existed in the United States, and it was his influence to all the Blacks to defy white supremacy and his belief in nonviolence that le...
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An Analysis of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) as a Non-Profit Organisation
The Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) is a non-profit organization intended to support people in or looking into the Information Technology (IT) field. It was founded in 1951 as the National Machine Accountant Association (NMAA) by a group of machine accountants using TAB punch card systems. This ye...
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The Economic Effects of the NBA Lockout
Economic Effects of the NBA Lockout
The National Basketball Players Association lockout greatly affected the United States economy. Greedy team owners and greedy players fighting over large amounts of money caused the lockout. In March of 1998, team owners felt that they were paying players too much money, causing clubs to...
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A Description of The Greenwich Association for Retarded Citizens; Its Missions and Activities
The Greenwich Association for Retarded Citizens (G.A.R.C.) of Greenwich High The Greenwich Association for Retarded Citizens (G.A.R.C.) of Greenwich High is a group of students interested in interacting with disabled students. These students go to the high school as well, and look forward to getting to know us. Each...
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The Piece of the Pie, the National Collegiate Athletic Association Regulations
Piece of the Pie Money is an important issue for almost all college students. Very few are lucky enough not to have the financial burdens of tuition, housing, and food interfere with their academic initiatives. Some students have parents that are wealthy enough to cover all of the costs of college. Other students are given...
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An Analysis of the Issue of Social Work: Journal of the National Association of Social Workers
Kristin McOlvin Commentary While reading the September 1999 issue of Social Work: Journal of the National Association of Social Workers, I came across an article entitled “Symbolic Interactionism, African American Families and the Transracial Adoption Controversy”. It was written by Leslie Doty Hollingsworth PhD, the assi...
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Society's Perception of Riflery and National Rifle Association Membership
I chuckle to myself every time I think about this. I am perceived as a mild-mannered, intelligent individual until I mention that I am involved in riflery. It is interesting to watch someone's expression change. It is as if I instantaneously grew a pair of horns and a sharp set of claws. Believe me this gets worst; I am a m...
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An In-Depth Look at the Telecommunication Industry in the United States
There are currently 807 companies in the TIA (Telecommunications Industry Association) database of companies. Of the 807 companies, 251 of them currently offer wireless services. Also 281 offer broadband services, of those offering broadband 160 of them offer cable, 72 offer DSL (Digital Subscriber Line), and 49 offer T-Car...
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Cheerleading in United States of America
Cheerleaders have always been incorporated into American culture. Back in the sixties cheerleaders were girls on the sidelines of football games in sweaters cheering on their team. Ten years ago, this description would have been accurate but recently cheerleading has changed dramatically. Today’s modern day cheerleaders are...
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