Breeding Stock

Some articles on breeding stock, breeding, stock:

Lipizzan - History - Wartime Preservation
... The nation of Austria kept the stallions of the Spanish Riding School and some breeding stock ... By 1920, the Austrian breeding stock was consolidated at Piber ... World War II, the high command of Nazi Germany transferred most of Europe's Lipizzan breeding stock to Hostau, Czechoslovakia ...
Falconry - Captive Breeding and Conservation
... The successful and now widespread captive breeding of birds of prey began as a response to dwindling wild populations due to persistent toxins such as ... The first successful captive breeding of peregrine falcons in North America occurred in the early 1970s by The Peregrine Fund, Professor and falconer ... important conservation benefits conferred by captive breeding ...
Animal Breeding - Breeding Stock
... Breeding stock is a group of animals used for purpose of planned breeding ... animals, or may intend to use some type of crossbreeding to produce a new type of stock with different, and presumably superior abilities in a given area of endeavor ... For example, when breeding swine the "breeding stock should be sound, fast growing, muscular, lean, and reproductively efficient." The "subjective selection of breeding stock" in horses has led to many horse ...
Standard Schnauzer - Health
... Both problems can be tested for and identified in breeding stock before they pass the trait onto the next generation, so the Standard Schnauzer Club of America recommends that every ... their animals and whether they choose use animals for breeding despite knowing they have tested positive for carrying a genetic disease ... OFA testing is not required for AKC registration of breeding stock or their offspring so the benefits of a good OFA test scores are more indirect and long range ...
Peregrine Falcon - Relationship With Humans - Recovery Efforts
... controversy has existed over the origins of captive breeding stock used by The Peregrine Fund in the recovery of peregrine falcons throughout the ... Several peregrine subspecies were included in the breeding stock, including birds of Eurasian origin ... and the limited gene pool within North American breeding stock, the inclusion of non-native subspecies was justified to optimize the genetic diversity found within the species ...

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