- Sam (army dog) (died 2000), former army dog that was awarded the Dickin Medal
- Sam (koala) (died 2009), koala rescued after the 2009 bush fires in Victoria, Australia
- Sam (orangutan), an orangutan that starred in the movie Dunston Checks In
- Sam (ugly dog) (1990–2005), dog voted the world's ugliest dog in 2003, 2004, and 2005
- Unsinkable Sam, a cat who lived through World War Two on three different military ships, and survived each of their sinkings
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Other articles related to "animals, animal":
... from Christianity on the account of the animals loaded in the ark ... together with primitive ropes, the flood was local, around the Dead Sea area, and the animals were Noah's domesticated animals ...
... Some animals, previously present in abundance, have disappeared, or the populations declined, through habitat loss ... Other animals became locally extinct through overhunting ... The Pennsylvania Game Commission brought 177 animals from the Rocky Mountains to the state from 1913 to 1926 today the elk herd of over 600 animals can often be seen in Quehanna Wild Area ...
... Which foodstuffs were edible, which animals were to become man's totems and which were taboo, as these are either messengers or omens ... Taking a totem animal is allowed within the clan of that animal ... A man must present at least one of each one of his clan's totem animals to the heads of all the other clans to become a man ( among other rites of passage) ...
... shapes and sizes used to shelter large and small animals ... The pens used to shelter large animals are called stalls and are usually located on the lower floor ... set up as a breakroom a feed room, where animal feed is stored - not typically part of a modern barn where feed bales are piled in a stackyard a drive bay, a wide corridor ...
Famous quotes containing the word animals:
“Only the most acute and active animals are capable of boredom.A theme for a great poet would be Gods boredom on the seventh day of creation.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
“All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.”
—George Orwell (19031950)
“We know what the animals do, what are the needs of the beaver, the bear, the salmon, and other creatures, because long ago men married them and acquired this knowledge from their animal wives. Today the priests say we lie, but we know better.”
—native American belief, quoted by D. Jenness in The Carrier Indians of the Bulkley River, Bulletin no. 133, Bureau of American Ethnology (1943)