Porcupines by Sara Antill

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Published by Windmill Books in New York .

Written in English

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Includes index.

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Statementby Sara Antill.
SeriesUnusual animals
LC ClassificationsQL737.R652 A68 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24080365M
ISBN 109781607549956, 9781615330058, 9781615330065
LC Control Number2010004894

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Could a porcupine make a good pet. Do they ever stick themselves or other porcupines with their quills. In this latest addition to the Animal Answer Guide series, we learn about these mysterious animals’ "pincushion defense," along with the following facts:• Porcupines survive on a diet of leaves, bark, and fruit• Quills are actually modified hairs• There are 26 Reviews: 1.

This nonfiction book provides easy-to-read facts about porcupines. A porcupine is a rodent with a coat of sharp spines, or quills, that defend them from porcupines include the third biggest rodent, after the capybara, and beaver, and are not to be confused with porcupines are about 60–90 cm long, with a 20–25 cm long tail.

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I am a porcupine. I am walking on the street looking for food. I once had a fight with a tiger. Here's a tiger and here's me getting injured. I have a. Porcupines are a kind of rodent animal with quills covering most of their bodies Porcupines live all throughout the world in a variety of habitats, in.

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Its Latin name means “quill pig”, which is the regional American name of the porcupine. There are more than two dozen porcupine species, and all boast a coat of needle-like quills to give predators a sharp reminder that this.

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It sleeps during the day and is active at night, when it feeds on tender branches. Most animals its size have to be wary of predators, but the porcupine is well armed. Most of its body is covered by sharp, stiff quills. Any predator interested in a porcupine meal has to find a.

Still, I think that such theoretical musings might have made the book less accessible to students and the general public. As it is, Schoenhauer’s Porcupines should challenge analysts, students and patients to re-think old prejudices about how and why an analytic approach is dated or limited to the so-called “worried wealthy.”.

Porcupines: The Animal Answer Guide presents solid, current science in the field of porcupine biology. Uldis Roze compares and contrasts porcupines in terms of body plan, behavior, ecology, reproduction, and evolutionary relationships.

He examines the diversity of porcupines from around the world—from North and South America to Africa and : Johns Hopkins University Press. Porcupines aren’t difficult to identify. Their sharp quills give them a distinctive appearance and serve a practical purpose by keeping predators away.

While all porcupines share similar characteristics, you’ll find some differences based on the type of porcupine and its habitat. Differences are most pronounced. Porcupines by Jen Green A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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Or that porcupines have three kinds of hair. Did you know they don't really shoot out their quills. We also had some fun with the little fella and read some poetry and a cute book about hugging and petting porcupines!. Have you ever wondered about that??.

We did some brainstorming about ways to hug or pet that prickly pet. porcupines can be effective in reducing the population in areas that require protection.

Night hunting, where legal, is effective. During winter months, porcupines are active and can be tracked in the snow and shot with acaliber rifle or pistol. Porcupines often congregate around good denning sites and extensively girdle trees in the area.

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Porcupines (Book): Dunn, Mary R.: "Simple text and full-color photos explain the habitat, life cycle, range, and behavior of porcupines"--Provided by publisher.

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A section in the back of the book profiles another animal that protects itself in a similar way, to help reinforce the concept of defense mechanisms.

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