The Reptile Room

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  • Book Review : Cecil The Snake

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    Once upon a time in a zoo in Virginia, there lived a snake named Cecil. This story takes place in the year 2017. One Friday night, Cecil the snake was going to commit a serious crime. This is how he did it. Cecil watched the digital clock in the reptile room. He was waiting for the clock to switch from 7:59 to 8:00. “Closing time,” Tyler the mouse thought as the clock struck, “Time to go hang out.” Tyler lived in the cage next to Cecil. “Attention,tourists",the zookeeper said on the announcements

  • Descriptive Zoo

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    The Zoo It was cloudy Friday night, and my friend Keri and her mom Mrs.Jenny was coming over at 9:00pm and boy was I happy, but they got here late, but it was fine with me because I was thinking to myself you are going to have to whole day tomorrow and I was so excited. Then they got here we talked and got sleep arrangements set and went to bed late like everyone would do on a Friday night. But it was Saturday and that is went it got weird. We got up and had a delicious breakfast, we had pancakes

  • The Bad Beginning Or Orphans Essay

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    The bad beginning or Orphans is a book about protecting properties and the genre of this novel is mystery, adventure, and family. The main character of this novel are three children whose name are Baudelaire Violet, Baudelaire Klaus, and Baudelaire Sunny. Violet is an older sister, she likes to skip rocks. Klaus is a middle child, he is extremely smart and he always goes to the library for reading books. Sunny is the youngest child, who likes to bite things. At the beginning, their parents die because

  • The Middle Child, By Violet, Klaus And Sunny Baudelaire

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    Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire are the ages of fourteen, twelve, and an infant of an unspecified age. They each have their own specific things they enjoy and are gifted in. Violet loves inventing things and she’s always thinking of some creative invention. The middle child, Klaus, is very intellectual and loves books. Sunny, being very small, loves to bite things with her tiny sharp teeth. Their very rich parents die in a fire that burns down their house. Mr. Poe, a banker who is friends

  • Repticon Analysis

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    For the past ten years, Repticon Reptile and Exotic Animal Conventions have toured America, traveling to cities displaying a wide gamut of exotic pets with hopes of informing potential owners about the benefits of owning one (Repticon). Because I have never obtained an affinity for exotic animals, I was confident Repticon would ensure my uneasiness and feelings of being an outsider. As I approached the front door, I was greeted by a gigantic, inflatable snake that welcomed eager attendees, much

  • Night Lizard Research Paper

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    The heart of these reptiles has changed very little, if not at all. Their hearts have three chambers, unlike mammals who have four chambered hearts (Dowling). With it, reptiles have advantages and disadvantages. In the winter a lizard will restrict blood flow through their lungs in order to save energy as they hibernate (Dowling). Having only a three-chambered heart puts a large restraint on the amount of heat that is produced inside the body. Similar to those of the past reptiles, lizards will tend

  • What Type Of Pet Adopt First Time Owners

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    options other than dogs, such as cats, reptiles, or fish. Due to lack of research, some owners end up with the wrong type of animal for them, which can lead to increased levels of stress and anxiety for not only the owners, but the pets as well. For those who either already go on regular walks, or who are willing to implement a walk into their daily routine, adopting a dog might be an option. Dogs are a great idea for those with a large yard and plenty of room for the dogs to run around and play,

  • Reptiles Research Paper

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    Vett 2 Physiology Paper 4/2/16 The Reptiles Respiratory Function and Procedure for Surgery Reptiles are a unique animal for various reasons, but I find one of these unique qualities to be especially fascinating. That is the respiratory system and how the reptile’s spontaneous ventilation rate is directly related to temperature and partial pressure of oxygen, whereas the mammal’s respiration is strictly related and driven by carbon dioxide. In veterinary medicine this is something that comes up when

  • Crested Geckos

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    The Crested Gecko Daniel A. Sanchez COM/172 September 18, 2013 Lee Hornbrook The Crested Gecko The New Caledonian Crested Gecko is one of the most sought out reptiles in the herptoculture hobby today. This medium-sized gecko has all the qualities of what to expect of a pet lizard. They combine their sheer beauty and low maintenance and docile tempers, making it an all around great pet to own (Rhacodactylus, p. 16). In the herpetological society, the crested gecko’s popularity has grown

  • Reptile Bedroom Sparknotes

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    that they are going to accompany him on a trip to Peru to study snakes. The children are fascinated by the many snakes in the "Reptile Room", a giant hall in which Monty's reptile collection is stored. They meet the Incredibly Deadly Viper, a friendly snake with a misnomer, which Uncle Monty recently discovered. The three children are each given jobs in the Reptile Room: Violet is given the job of inventing traps for new snakes found in Peru, Klaus is told to read books on snakes to help advise Uncle