Animals, Mammals and Birds, G. K. Power: Diseases of Bacterial Diseases

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Animals, Mammals and Birds

  • Octopus: A genus of marine mollusc with eight tentacles that bear suckers.
  • Ostrich: Largest living bird now found only on the sandy plains of Africa and parts of South West Asia. The male has beautiful white plumes on wings and tails. The wings are useless for flight, but the birds have a fleetness of foot exceeding that of the swiftest horse.
  • Oyster: is a bivalve mollusc which is eaten as a delicacy, the pearl oyster may grow a pearl under its shell. This is due to an initiation probably a tiny spect of sand, which the oyster covers with mother-of-pearl.
  • Penguin: is a genus of large birds with small wings and webbed feet. They exist in enormous numbers in the Southern Ocean and Antarctica Sea. They are facile swimmers and live on fish.
  • Plover: Bird, common in all continents except Africa and South America.
  • Puma: A carnivorous quadruped of North America. It is called “American Lion” . It is smaller than lion.
  • Reindeer: A genus of deer horned in both sexes; Siberia.
  • Rhinoceros: Found in swamps of Assam and Sunderbans; South-East Asia; Africa.
  • Seal: fish found in Northern Russia.
  • Sea Lions: One of the families of Seal found in the Pacific.
  • Shark: A large and powerful ocean fish, mostly found in tropical seas. Oil is obtained from its liver.
  • Swifts: are birds of the air with extraordinary ability and speed in flight. The world՚s tiniest humming birds of tropical America. They dart about with dazzling speed, hovering moving up & down sideways and even backwards.
  • Tiger: India is the home land of Tiger which ranges across the Far East to Indonesia. National animal of India, its stripes help to blend with the tall grass and bamboo thickets in which it hides.
  • Trout: Fresh water fish of the Salmonidae family; found in Kashmir.
  • Walrus: A very large marine mammal related to the Seals; Arctic Sea.
  • Whales: The magnificent blue Whale is the greatest animal on earth, reaching a length of 30 m and weighing up to 18,000 kilograms. No other animal has reached this. Although a mammal, the Whale looks fish - like only because it lives in water and has a streamlined body.
  • Yak: A curious long-haired ox, found in Tibet.
  • Yeti: Or the abominable snowman of the high Himalayas is variously being from 6 to 12 ft. tall half- Gorilla-like, with shaggy body and hairless face. His footprints have been seen and photographed many times.
  • Zebra: African quadruped of whitish-grey colour with regular black stripes.

G. K. Power

Diseases of Bacterial Diseases

Bacterial Diseases

Anthrax Cattles

Komari Cattles

Viral Diseases

Foot and Mouth Diseases Cattles

Blue Tongue Cattles

Rinderpest & Cattle Plague Cattles

Rabies or Hydrophobia Dogs, Jackals

Diseases of Popularly

Ranikhet, Foul fox and Tick Fever

Diseases of Popularly
Deficiency, Defective and General DiseasesParts of the Body Affected
ArthritisInflammation of joints
BeriberiBody growth
Coronary ThrombosisHeart vascular muscles
ElephantiasisSwelling of tissues particularly lower parts of the body
FilarialLymph vessels
GoitreThyroid gland
Hypermetropia or Long sightEyes
Infantile paralysisLimbs (Arms & Legs)
JaundiceEyes; liver
LeprosySkin and nerves
LeukaemiaBlood cells
MeningitisSpinal glands
Myopia or Short sightEyes
Night BlindnessEyes
PleurisyChest wall
PolioSpinal cord nerves
Rabies HydrophobiaMental systems
TuberculosisAny part of the body except hair and nail
TyphoidIntestine, whole body

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