animal fancier


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.animal fancier - a person who breeds animalsanimal fancier - a person who breeds animals    
cat fancier - a person who breeds and cares for cats
fancier, enthusiast - a person having a strong liking for something
horse fancier, horseman - a person who breeds and cares for horses
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ANIMAL fanciers should tune in here for the final week of the fifth series, which captures the 2,500 animals at Colchester Zoo in all their glory.
Dodds is renowned for her research on canine vaccines, and on behalf of Hemopet, she consults in clinical pathology nationally and internationally, and regularly travels to teach animal health care professionals, companion animal fanciers, and pet owners on hematology and blood banking, immunology, endocrinology, nutrition, and holistic medicine.
Graduate students can learn here the terminology and scope of the field, and animal fanciers can discover the genetics behind common color variants of mammals.