Smith said the dog's ears offer a breeding ground
for yeast infections and their oily skin gives them an aroma that she affectionately referred to as ``Frito feet.
A neighbor also was concerned that the basin's water was a breeding ground
for disease-carrying mosquitoes.
Even after flood waters subside, standing water - found in large trash receptacles, overturned cars, the root balls of uprooted trees or in clogged gutters - can become a breeding ground
The widespread and devastating flooding in the Gulf Coast region caused by Hurricane Katrina, and the threat posed by large areas of standing water in its aftermath, could provide a fertile breeding ground
for mosquitoes, boosting mosquito populations and increasing the risk for transmission of West Nile virus in the long term, warns Stephen Higgs, Ph.
Officials estimate one in 10 households has standing water that is breeding ground
Abandoned tires in vacant lots and streams are a breeding ground
for mosquitoes that spread the potentially fatal West Nile virus.
Also, as a Christmas tree dries out, it collects dust on the branches, and the water in the bowl under the tree can become ``a breeding ground
for mold,'' according to Dr.
4 Science, the researchers report that American redstarts that reach their New Hampshire summer breeding ground
early--a big factor in nesting success--have isotope ratios typical of moist, food-rich winter habitats.
Historically, a flat yield curve has proven to be good breeding ground
for the relative outperformance of growth," said Jeremy Zirin, a Senior Equity Strategist for UBS Wealth Management USA.
Standing water in gutters, puddles, storm drains or even a few inches of water in a flower pot can become breeding ground
for mosquitoes, which are carriers of the sometimes-fatal virus.
Mosquitoes typically fly less than a mile from their breeding ground
, which makes the backyard the first place to take action.
Then, before removing a strip of willow forest next to the bird's breeding ground
, they had to get permission of the Army Corps of Engineers and wildlife regulators.