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Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, service animals are defined as those individually trained to perform tasks that mitigate the disability of their disabled handler. This includes guide dogs, hearing dogs, and service dogs for other disabilities. This category does not include Working Animals or Farm Animals. In this category, there are questions about ADA guidelines, laws, hearing dogs, service dogs, task training and training schools.
Training Time Puppy raisers generally receive their wards at about 8 weeks of age and return them to the guide dog center at around 14 months for formal training. Typically the actual working part of a dogs training takes between 3 and 9 months - after the puppy stage and "being a good pet"…
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Look but don't Touch If you talk to or pet a working dog it will distract them. They've got enough work to do without worrying about avoiding the hands of well meaning strangers. Even when it looks like they are relaxing at their handlers feet, they are still very watchful and alert. Their handle…
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Answer Note: "Seeing Eye" is a brand name of guide dog. This answer applies to all guide dogs and all service dogs. Generally guide, hearing and service dogs are permitted to accompany their disabled owner everywhere members of the public are allowed, but there are a few exceptions. For example,…
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Answer There are too many programs and independent trainers to accurately count how many guide dogs are in place in the world. The most recognized program in the world that trains Guide dogs is the Seeing Eye in Morristown New Jersey. Only dogs trained by the Seeing Eye are properly called "Seei…
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There is some confusion about what constitutes a "service animal." In the United States, the term "service animal" is legally defined as an animal individually trained to do work or perform tasks that mitigate the disability of a disabled handler. The term "service animal" or "service dog" is also …
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(*EDIT BY RW 1/7/2015) As of March 2011, only dogs, and in special cases mini horses, are permitted as service animals per Federal ADA Law.* The following answer is very out of date and a lot of the information is incorrect. There are many places that train seeing eye dogs (not that that had any…
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Several programs train dogs to guide the blind. The oldest school for guide dogs still in operation is the Seeing Eye. Not all dogs that guide the blind are called Seeing Eye Dogs; only those that graduate from The Seeing Eye campus in Morristown, NJ. Guiding Eyes for the Blind, Guide Dogs for the …
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Answer i heard of this man who taught his dogs to detect cancer he puts the liqid of the cancer into bandaids(2 of then like the liquid on the white patch then another to cover it on the top of that banaid) with the actual cancer then he put a whole bunch of other bandaids exactually the same the…
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Pasco PAWS Therapy Dogs is a Therapy Dogs Incorporated affiliate. See link below. The Alpha Society, Inc. See link below. Paws for Friendship. See link below. Sit n Stay Dog Academy. See link below. Call Project PUP (Pets Uplifting People): (727) 450-5018. Courteous Canine (a Delta Society affilia…
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For certain, a lot of 13 to 14 year olds would love to get a job right now but it is hard and often the laws prevent it. If you know the right person, however, it may be possible to get a job and get paid - all without being related to that person.
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Yes, fully trained service dogs are permitted to accompany their disabled handler in any part of a restaurant in which members of the public are permitted. This means they are permitted in dining rooms, rest rooms and lobbies of restaurants, but not in the food preparation areas such as kitchens.
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Answer! Usually German Shepherds they are easier to train and are fast enough to catch the bad guys Answer, Belgian Malinois, German Shepards, Dutch Shepards, Belgian Trevern, the the most common breeds for patrol and dual purpose dogs. Labrador, are also used, but only for detection.
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There is a common misconception about the term "seeing eye." The "Seeing Eye" is a trademark of the Seeing Eye in Morristown New Jersey. They train only dogs, not ponies or miniature horses. Because "Seeing Eye" is a trade mark, there are NO "Seeing Eye Ponies." However, the Guide Horse Foundation…
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First establish you are disabled. Only persons who are legally disabled qualify for a service dog. Next, contact an organization that trains service dogs. Service Dog Central has an article with links to several lists of service dog trainers around the world, or simply contact Assistance Dogs Inter…
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Find a school near you and volunteer. Meanwhile, go to college and get a degree in animal behavior to make yourself more marketable. Volunteer at animal shelters rehabing dogs to make them adoptable. The more dogs you work with the more your skills will grow. Apprentice with a local dog trainer (gui…
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No, not on a general basis. They are trained to find people, but will follow any scent indicated by their handler. Occasionally handlers are willing to aid in the search for missing pets, but that is up to each individual and is not a requirement of search and rescue dogs. Other contributors have…
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Honestly, 13 is too young to work at a vet clinic - you don't have the physical strength to handle animals by yourself and it is a dangerous work environment. There are biological hazards such as feces, urine, infection and blood potentially on every surface. There are many sharp objects, ranging fr…
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If it is due to polioencephalomalacia - thiamine or possibly vitamin A
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Not all dogs are service animals, but for those that are, the Americans With Disabilities Act generally requires businesses, including food establishments, to modify policies to permit service animals (including guide dogs) to accompany their disabled handler wherever the general public are allowed.…
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Animals help people in many way. For some its companionship, help with a disability, or sometimes to help learn responsibility. Animals can also entertain some people, or help some learn how life works. Animals can be helpful, also, by tracking people. Pets are entertaining and stress relieving co…
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Octopus have true kidneys not just a collection of cells in their body. This allows them to excrete ammonia and other waste products.
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That's easy! Muttmuffs are now available, online!
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They would earn from 34.000 - 87,000 a year
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Giant African Land Snails can eat banana peach plums melon pear mango Sharon fruit phylisalis paw-paw greens(spinach cabbage kale etc.)green beans corn on the cob they also like raw meat like mince and chicken cat/dog treats and biscuits wet of dry and brown bread.
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Assistance or service dogs help the disabled. There are many kinds of assistance dogs, almost as many as there are kinds of disabilities. The most common are guide dogs for the blind, followed by hearing dogs for the deaf. Guide dogs are typically German Shepherds, Labrador Retrievers, or Golden Re…
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A colony, or it could be a swarm.
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A colony or it could be a swarm
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Her name was originally "Kiss," but this was changed to "Buddy" by her blind owner, Morris Frank. Frank renamed all of his subsequent guide dogs "Buddy," as well.
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"Hi, If you want to train your dog as a service dog, you can refer this organisation: "animalidshop.com" which Provides best service dog Id and dog training Under The Americans with Disabilities Act. Because I have already registered my dog as a service dog from this organisation and really it is t…
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In most countries, Assistance Animals are broken down into three sub-categories: Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs, and Service Animals (everything other than guide or hearing dogs). In the U.S., the term Service Animal is used generically to mean any kind of assistance animal, including both guide and heari…
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If the door is narrow, you're best to go first if leading, to avoid becoming sqwuashed in thedoorframe. however, if you are letting the horse straight out to run, you are best to stand outside the door, step aside, and mind their hind legs. never go out beghind you horse, or you are at risk of being…
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Protection I believe. They have used dogs for some time now. My grandfather used a dog in WWII to protect himself from Japanese assassins who would kill soldiers while they slept. Dogs having more sensitive hearing would know that an enemy was about before anyone else would realize. In my opinion …
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The right hind foot hits the ground first, followed by the left hind and right front together. The leading leg, the left front, hits the ground last.
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It depends on how bad his injuries are. Many dogs survive being hit by a car because their injuries weren't life threatening. In general, the life-threatening injuries include: direct hits to the chest that result in broken ribs, pulmonary contusions or injuries to the heart; severe crush injuries t…
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A male horse is either a colt, gelding, or stallion.
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In the United States the minimum is 7 years - three years of undergraduate college and four years of vet school.
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this is easy - you must be very quick before he bites you * Obviously not everyone has a badger, but if you do have a tame one a harness is the best way to make sure it does not run into a bad situation.
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No, and please do not try to place it there. You will have a fight on your hands. The bit is placed on top the tongue between the gap of the teeth.
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Canadian Football league. Compact Fluorescent Lamp. Since CFL bulbs have been made on the principle of tube lights which works on the performance of cathode rays, so the full form of CFL is Cathode Fluorescent Lamp... Also,Context Free Language
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They can do just about anything. Their jobs may be helping blind or disabled people, or they may be a police dog. Assistance dog (guide, hearing or service dog) Search and Rescue dog Avalanche rescue dog Guard dog Personal protection Sport dog Competition dog Patrol dog-- tracking or subduing…
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I'm sure that many animals can be trained to help disabled people, but you mainly hear about dogs helping the disabled. (labs, some mutts, retrievers and German shepards) There are also canaries that help miners when the air getts dangerous. There are mice being trained to track bird flu. There a…
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The exact test is up to the individual program training them. Each will set up their own criteria. However, the test would include working in public navigating around common obstacles, including low-hanging obstacles and traffic. Health testing would include an evaluation of the dog's hip structure…
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While assisting dogs have been used in one form or another for many centuries, what we now know as the guide dog was first developed to assist WWI soldiers who returned from the war blind. The Seeing Eye is the oldest guide dog school still in operation. They were founded in 1929, based on a progra…
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"Fire Dogs" are more commonly known as arson dogs, their main purpose is after a fire, to try and detect (Sniff) for any acellerants (something that may have been used to start a fire).
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Veternarians are located in many towns and cities around the world. I could not discover a data base listing all veternarians in the world.If you are asking about a specific town or city, then please rephrase your question. Example: How do I find a veterinarian in Calcutta, India?
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Guide dogs can help a blind owner navigate around obstacles and find things like chairs and restrooms, and locations by name. Guide dogs are specially trained to guide their blind masters around obstacles and to help them find destinations on command. They are trained to guide their masters around p…
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The horse in the National Bank advertisement was named Cody. He was 17 years old when he was euthanized due to an illness.
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The amount of weight a two year old horse can carry mostly depends on the size of the horse. A horse that is 14 hands high should be able to carry about 140 to 150 pounds.Answer 2:A horse should carry no more than 20% of it's own body weight, this includes tack and other items. A 1,000 pound (453.5 …
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no because nothing can run that fast unless they have speed shoes or big calves
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I would say right around one is a good age!
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In the United States, only a dog or miniature horse can be considered a service animal. Emotional support animals are not covered under the ADA or considered service animals as of March 2011. To have a service dog a person must be legally disabled under ADA standards. Then there must be a task or …
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Currently the most commonly used animal is the dog. They serve as protectors and can search out explosives and hidden enemies.Other animals that have or are currently used in the military:HorsesMulesHoming pigeonsCamelsDolphinsOxenElephantsThe Dickin Award is given to animals that have provided dist…
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Though a license is not required, you can not just walk into a hospital with your dog and claim it as a therapy animal. You must first have permission from the facility you wish to visit. Each facility will have its own requirements for those wishing to visit with therapy animals. Most require tha…
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gets there fur wet
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Puppies Behind Bars is a prison pet program. This particular program was started in 1997 by a former office worker to mayor Rudy Guilanni. The program gives prison inmates a puppy. The inmates learn how to take care of the puppies via classes etc. and the puppies are trained to be service dogs for t…
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Feathers give a creature the ability to fly, although not all animals with feathers have flight. Feathers also provide insulation to the animal's body. Whether or not the animal has the ability to fly depends upon the number and type of feathers on its body.
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These six tests will help you work out whether your canine should go to Harvard or just stay asleep on the couch.
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Gible evolves into gabite at level 24 and evolves into Garchomp at level 48 Oh and by the way garchomp is an amazing Pokemon and i would recommend it to anyone, the only bad part is it takes a while to evolve. if it takes a while 2 evolve how long do u think it will have 2 be, in aw i 4got its name …
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2 Get some advice from a pet shop. 1 until then just warm up a little milk and feed it very gently with an eye dropper or see if it will drink on its own. for solids a little baby porridge is also good.
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Contact an animal shelter near you to ask about volunteer openings. The volunteer's age is important when considering the type of shelter to contact.
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Hamster, rabbit, cat, dog, gerbil, mouse, rat, Guinea pig, ferret, turtle, snake, lizard, fish, bird, frogs, tortoises, terrapins, ants, worms, chameleon,mice,chinchillas,horses.etc
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First and foremost, a guide dog should have rock-solid nerves. He should be calm and confident, obeying even in the midst of chaos. He should not be easily frightened but also should not be ignorant of real danger when it presents itself. Just as you wouldn't want a guide dog who trembled at the sig…
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Its a north African breed very difficult to find now depending on where in the world you are
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Normally the Husky. It is bred for the purpose. The husky has a thick, long coat of fur that protects it from the cold.
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I imagine the more they eat the more they defecate
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Fourteen year olds legally can not work most places. They can however do odd jobs around the neighborhood such as mowing yards, babysitting, weeding, dog walking, or pet sitting.
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a special veternary school
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I think you can be any age as long as you are responsible and can handle the dog or puppy.Also A Parent knows where you are at all times.And Have a good price per dog.And Know the dog by that I mean you know if it is mean or nice!! This Was AnswerGirl23!!
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To become a veterinarian requires many years of education. First one needs an undergraduate degree, then an additional four years is required to receive a doctorate in veterinary science. After completing all necessary coursework, a national examination, and sometimes an additional state exam must b…
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Gather up your cat and the kittens and take her to the vet. Seconded. If you don't she will probably/certainly die, and then the kittens will, as the will have no mother to feed them.
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Dogs are highly biddable (enjoy working for people) and trainable. They are readily available and easily cared for. Dogs are capable of performing many useful tasks to help their disabled owners. They are more socially accepted than most other domesticated animals.
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One of the misconceptions of dove features is that they are all white. Doves come in different colors and it's features include a small slender-tailed and a small-head.
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The weight of a horse's bit depends on the weight of the horse. For a small horse or pony the bit can be a few ounces, and for a large horse it can be several pounds in weight.
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About 30 degrees Fahrenheit
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It is about 2.5million dollars
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Female giant pandas give birth between 95 and 160 days after mating
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Registration Most countries only recognize service animals from approved programs. In those countries approved programs register their own dogs. In the U.S. private trainers and owners are permitted to train service dogs in addition to programs. Registration is not required as a condition of pu…
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The males will watch over a what they consider their territory. They do this to protect the females and their young.
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Horses have been used for transportation from ancient times, until well into the 20th century in some places. Indeed, in a few places they are still used for primary transportation.
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The Oldest One I Could Find Is "Love Leads the Way" From 1984
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Dogs can be trained as guide dogs to help a blind person navigate through society. They lead people through doors, watch out for traffic, pick a path through a crowd etc etc.
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Yes, they are. Dogs are welcome, and there is even a special ticket available for them. The upper part of the field at Horsted Keynes is a good place for them to let off steam, and information about walks in the area is available from the Ticket Offices. The only restrictions are the buffet/restaura…
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References to guide dogs date at least as far back as the mid-18th century, but I cannot find any history about it. The first guide dog training schools were established in Germany during World War I, to enhance the mobility of returning veterans who were blinded in combat. The United States follow…
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The average cat weights about 8-10 pounds but some cats have been reported as large as 25 pounds.
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Basically, you can't. Guide dogs are trained by charitable programs such as the Seeing Eye, specifically for people who qualify as blind. If you are blind, you apply to a guide dog school and if accepted pay a nominal fee for equipment. Some schools retain ownership of the dog for it's life and it …
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The bridle was invented sometime in Ancient Rome. No one really knows what year or who invented it. It remains a mystery. Hope I helped!
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There are many quality dog foods on the market that are great for your dog, but won't drain your piggy bank. Keep in mind that by putting a little bit more money into purchasing a higher quality dog food, you are going to save money in the long run because you will have a healthier dog that won't ha…
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A full-term (human) pregnancy cycle may generally be considered to last from 37-40 weeks. Variations in individual mothers and other circumstances relevant to pregnancy may shorten or lengthen (without any complications) the time between gestation and birth.
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Service animals are permitted to accompany their disabled owners any place where the general public are permitted to go, including hotels and motels. Lodging establishments are not permitted to charge extra for the service animal or to require a deposit. However, the owner of the service animal woul…
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Some characteristics of ants are that they are social insects, and that they come in shades of black, brown, or red. Another characteristic is that they have bodies that are divided into three sections.
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In an ecosystem, a weasels is a predator to the eggs of birds, small rodents, and insects. The role a weasel will exhibit in the ecosystem is controlling the population of other species.
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Since Puerto Rico is a territory of the United States, the Americans with Disabilities Act applies the same as it would in the states.
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Depending on the species, the weight of tree kangaroos varies. For example, the smallest of the tree kangaroos, Lumholtz's tree kangaroo, varies from an average of 7.2 kg (15.8 lb) for males and 5.9 kg (13 lb) for females. Matschie's tree kangaroo varies in weight from 7-10 kg (15 - 22 lb). Bennett'…
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An animal adoption counselor needs to know the behavior characteristics of both humans and animals. A good way to become an animal adoption counselor is to work in a pet adoption environment as an animal handler and work up. Taking classes in human behavior is also helpful.
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