- A PET PEEVE. Smith, Steph // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;9/01/2003, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p4
Describes the habitat and characteristics of prairie dogs and exotic pets in the U.S. INSET: HOME SWEET HOME?.
- The Home forum. // Christian Science Monitor;4/2/96, Vol. 88 Issue 88, p16
Presents a poem on exotic animals which can be found at the zoo, with pictorial analysis.
- This Wacky Island Life. Landis, Kathleen // Boys' Life;May2003, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p14
Describes several exotic animals found in Madagascar and Dominican Republic. INSETS: OTHER WIERD ISLAND WONDERS;HOW DID THEY GET THERE?.
- Australia's unique treasures. O'Brien, Robin // Boys' Quest;Apr/May96, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p2
Focuses on the exotic animals found in Australia. Koalas; Kangaroos; Wallabies; Wombat.
- Bio-invasions: The spread of exotic species. Bright, Chris // World Watch;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p10
Looks at the problems posed by the introduction of exotic species, which are species introduced in regions of which they are not the natives, in diverse ecosystems. History of the use of the exotic species; Information about the methods used for eradicating exotics; Political challenges in...
- `And on that farm he had an emu...'. Ermann, Lynn M. // E: The Environmental Magazine;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p23
Reports on the implications of American farmers' overbreeding of exotic animals. Growth seen by the industry in the 1970s and 1980s; Advantages to raising exotics; Marketing efforts for products from exotic animals; Use in the pet and exhibition end of the industry; Eventual victimization of...
- Going going gone! Mason, Jim // Audubon;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p76
Considers the arguments regarding the breeding and auctioning of exotic animals as pets. Lolli Brothers' Fall Exotic Animal and Bird Sale; Critics' reaction; Experts' warnings against owning exotic pets; Disease risks; Counter arguments by owners; Prices for the animals; Laws protecting exotic...
- PLEASE DON'T EAT THE AZALEAS. Richard, Christine // New Orleans Magazine;Nov2000, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p48
Discusses the hardships and adventures of having exotic pets. INSET: So you want an exotic? Some tips:.
- WILD PETS. Adams, Jacqueline // Science World;11/10/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 5/6, p16
The article deals with the dangers and diseases that can be acquired from exotic pets.