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Adj.1.grass-eating - feeding on grasses
herbivorous - feeding only on plants
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Well we knew them, running in packs, the terror of the grass-eating animals.
Conjugated linoleic acid is naturally present in dairy products and grass-eating animals, such as lamb, grass-fed beef, turkey etc.
When gentle herbivores were greedily transformed into freakish carnivores, grass-eating cattle became cannibals the result was Mad Cow Disease, which remains the worst food scandal in Britain's history.
Changes in grass-eating behavior can indicate a health problem.
Hart, DVM, PhD, at the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California at Davis, conducted a series of surveys with dog owners on grass-eating behaviors and published an article in the December 2008 Veterinary Medicine.
Kenny Earle WITH the BSE arrival in Aberdeenshire, why are we feeding bovine, grass-eating animals with meat meal?
All beef once weaned, eat grass since that's what they were meant to eat; they're grass-eating ruminants.
"Unlike grazing (grass-eating) herbivores, which consume relatively uniform feeds, wild giraffe choose their diet from an assortment of foods that are very different in nutritive content.
At the time, our place was very peaceful and orderly; it was then a vast grassy savannah where carabaos, cows, goats and other grass-eating animals loved to graze and loiter.
Caption: White-tailed prairie dog moms that kill the young of another grass-eating species tend to raise more pups during a lifetime (three pups shown) than moms that don't kill.
The sanctuary is characterized by many significant wild plants, which are useful to humans, animals and nature, like Umbrella Thorn Acacia, Jujube, and Moringa Paregrina, which is the source of food for honeybees, and grass-eating animals in the sanctuary.