Citations with the tag: WARTHOG

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  • Beauty or the beast?
    Harbrecht, D. // International Wildlife; Jul92, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p30 

    Examines the wart hog and its growing popularity in the United States. Discusses the wart hog's physical characteristics and habits and habitat. Vulnerabilities; Sets of warts; Behavior; Vocalizations; Size. INSET: Would you take a wart hog to lunch? (survey)..

  • Wart hog results.
    Harbrecht, D. // International Wildlife; Nov92, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p12 

    Presents the results of an `International Wildlife' magazine survey asking if the wart hog is a beauty or a beast. Gives sample responses from the more than 250 readers who replied.

  • When Dorothy grunts.
    Frame, L.H. // Highlights for Children; Feb91, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p24 

    Describes life among such groups of West African animals as warthogs, birds and monkeys. The article discusses the importance of warning cries among these animals.

  • Hog wild about wart-hogs.
    Frame, L.H. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 2/19/96, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p25 

    Reports that residents of Calgary, Alberta have warmed up to the two wart-hogs which have arrived at the Calgary Zoo. Mayor Al Duerr's official renaming of Groundhog Day (February 2) as Wart-hog Day in their honor; Comments from Calgary zookeeper, Brent Vanhooft, who takes care of the two animals.

  • The Warthog.
    Stevenson, Joan // Boys' Quest; Feb/Mar2003, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p46 

    Describes warthog animals.

  • Hogging the limelight.
    Stevenson, Joan // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing); Mar2002, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p69 

    Presents an article on wart hog.

  • This Little Piglet.
    Frame, Lory Herbison // Highlights for Children; Feb99, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p12 

    Presents information on warthogs, a hog that lives in Africa. How the mother feeds her piglets; How the mother take care of her young.

  • ANIMAL RHYMES AND REASON.
    Gosling, Craig // Saturday Evening Post; Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 277 Issue 1, p44 

    Presents several poems about animals, including "Warthog" by Craig Gosling.

  • Book reviews.
    Newton, Richard D. // Military Review; Jan1994, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p82 

    Reviews the book `Warthog: Flying the A-10 in the Gulf War,' by William L. Smallwood.

  • BUTTING HEADS.
    Newton, Richard D. // WILD; May2004, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p24 

    Presents a photograph of fighting warthogs.

  • WANDA ONE WARTY MAMA.
    Warthog, Wanda; Churchman, Deborah // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p4 

    Presents information on female warthogs that live in Africa.

  • USE THE OOZE.
    Warthog, Wanda; Churchman, Deborah // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p5 

    Presents information on the habitat of female warthogs that live in Africa.

  • GRUNT, SNORFLE, SNOOZE.
    Warthog, Wanda; Churchman, Deborah // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p6 

    Presents information on burrows where warthogs in Africa live.

  • FACE STUFFING.
    Warthog, Wanda; Churchman, Deborah // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p8 

    Presents information on food eaten by warthogs that live in Africa.

  • Net assessment.
    Petersen, M.J. // Airpower Journal; Winter94, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p80 

    Reviews the book `Warthog: Flying the A-10 in the Gulf War,' by William L. Smallwood.

  • Forecasts: Nonfiction.
    Stuttaford, Genevieve; Steinberg, Sybil S. // Publishers Weekly; 5/10/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 19, p65 

    Reviews the book `Warthog: Flying the A-10 in the Gulf War,' by William L. Smallwood.

  • WHEN DINNER FIGHTS BACK.
    Stuttaford, Genevieve; Steinberg, Sybil S. // Ranger Rick;  

    Focuses on a jungle scene in southern Africa when a warthog tactically defended itself from a leopard in retaliation to its attack.

  • Forecasts: Children's books.
    Roback, Diane; Brown, Jennifer M. // Publishers Weekly; 5/4/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 18, p212 

    Reviews the book `Warthogs in the Kitchen,' by Pamela Duncan Edwards, illustrated by Henry Cole.

  • Sounders.
    Roback, Diane; Brown, Jennifer M. // Highlights for Children; Feb99, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p13 

    Presents information on sounders, a behavior that are commonly found in female warthogs wherein they live in group to hunt for food, water and resting sites. How they move together.

  • Warthogs in the Kitchen: A Sloppy Counting in the Kitchen: A Sloppy Counting Book.
    Stackpole, Meg // School Library Journal; Oct98, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p96 

    Reviews th book `Warthogs in the Kitchen: A Sloppy Counting in the Kitchen: A Sloppy Counting Book,' by Pamela Duncan Edwards.

  • History bookshelf.
    Stackpole, Meg // American History Illustrated; Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p22 

    Reviews the book `Warthog: Flying the A-10 in the Gulf War,' by William L. Smallwood.

  • The Warthog's Tail.
    Stackpole, Meg // Publishers Weekly; 8/1/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 30, p64 

    Reviews the book "The Warthog's Tail," by Debby Atwell.

  • Warthogs Paint (Book Review).
    Jones, Trevelyn E.; Toth, Luann; Charnizon, Marlene; Grabarek, Daryl; Larkins, Jeanne; Fleishhacker, Joy // School Library Journal; Aug2001, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p146 

    Reviews the book `Warthogs Paint: A Messy Color Book,' by Pamela Duncan Edwards, illustration by Henry Cole.

  • HAVING FUN YET?
    Newman, Aline Alexander // National Geographic World; Sep2002, Issue 323, p12 

    Focuses on the ways zoo officials in the U.S. challenge animals in captivity. Environmental enrichment practices applied to giant pandas at the National Zoo in Washington D.C.; Ability of Onyx, a gray wolf at Folsom City Zoo in California, to evaluate a risk; Food reward training of Diablo, a...

  • Prey selection by a reintroduced lion population in the Greater Makalali Conservancy, South Africa.
    Druce, Dave; Genis, Heleen; Braak, Jonathan; Greatwood, Sophie; Delsink, Audrey; Kettles, Ross; Hunter, Luke; Slotow, Rob // African Zoology; Oct2004, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p237 

    Lion prey selection was studied on the Greater Makalali Conservancy (140 km�), Limpopo Province, South Africa, in order to assist with management strategies. Monitoring was carried out between February 1998 and December 2001. Lion killed 15 species, with warthog, blue wildebeest, Burchell's...

  • HEAD BUTTING.
    Druce, Dave; Genis, Heleen; Braak, Jonathan; Greatwood, Sophie; Delsink, Audrey; Kettles, Ross; Hunter, Luke; Slotow, Rob // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p8 

    Presents information on the behavior of warthogs that live in Africa.

  • Bookshelf.
    Druce, Dave; Genis, Heleen; Braak, Jonathan; Greatwood, Sophie; Delsink, Audrey; Kettles, Ross; Hunter, Luke; Slotow, Rob // Curriculum Administrator; May98, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p26 

    Presents information on the book `Warrior, Warthogs, and Wisdom,' published by Kingfisher Publishing. Information content.

  • Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom: Growing Up in Africa (Book).
    Yohannes, Gebregeorgis // School Library Journal;  

    Reviews the book `Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom: Growing Up in Africa,' by Lyall Watson.

  • Books for middle readers.
    Rochman, Hazel // Booklist; 10/01/97, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p326 

    Reviews the book `Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom: Growing Up in Africa,' by Lyall Watson.

  • Book highlights African bush and its curious creatures.
    Rochman, Hazel // Curriculum Administrator; Apr97, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p30 

    Reviews the book `Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom,' by Lyall Watson.

  • Perceptions and consumption of game meat by a group of tourists visiting South Africa.
    Hoffman, Louw C.; Crafford, Karlien; Muller, Nina; Schutte, De Wet // South African Journal of Wildlife Research; 2003, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p125 

    The perceptions and consumption of game meat by overseas tourists visiting the Western Cape, South Africa, was researched by means of the survey procedure using a structured, self-administered questionnaire. The research group consisted of sixty tourists, most of whom were German and Belgian....

  • talking warthog.
    Hoffman, Louw C.; Crafford, Karlien; Muller, Nina; Schutte, De Wet // Ecologist; Oct2004, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p36 

    Provides information on a warthog. Use of acoustic signals by the animal; Instances wherein the warthog faced several potential threats.

  • Forecasts: Children's books.
    Devereaux, Elizabeth; Roback, Diane // Publishers Weekly; 3/10/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 10, p67 

    Reviews the children's book `Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom: Growing up in Africa,' by Lyall Watson, illustrated by Keith West.

  • FULL CIRCLE.
    STEELE, PHIL // Archery Action with Outdoor Connections; Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p40 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's bowhunting experience on warthogs.

  • Reviews: Biography.
    Lomax, Mary Elizabeth // Book Report; Nov/Dec97, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p47 

    Reviews the book `Warriors, Warthogs, and Wisdom: Growing Up in Africa,' by Lyall Watson.

  • The Dunlop Phenomena: A Lesson in Risk Management from an Unlikely Source.
    Williams, David // Medical Device Technology; Apr2003, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p9 

    Draws a lesson on risk management from a story of a wart-hog that was hit by a plane's wheels. Details of the accident; Significance of the story in the context of the philosophy of risk associated with medical devices; Permanent association between the brand of the wheel and the tragic...

  • THE WART HOG.
    Cuppy, Will // Saturday Evening Post; 9/6/1947, Vol. 220 Issue 10, p40 

    The article provides information on the warthog. The animal has four tusks in its jaws and large protuberances all over its face. It is often called the ugliest of all animals. The father and mother warthog do not live together and sometimes meet in the forest where the light is more flattering....

  • QUICK SIPPING.
    Cuppy, Will // Ranger Rick; Jul2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p8 

    Presents information drinking habits of warthogs that live in Africa.

  • The sustainability of harvesting a warthog population:...
    Somers, Michael J. // South African Journal of Wildlife Research; Jun97, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p37 

    Assesses the minimum conditions needed for the survival of a reintroduced warthog population in South Africa by using the computer modeling program, VORTEX. Background to population viability analyses and (PVA) the VORTEX program; Description of the study area; Data and simulation scenarios...

  • Warts and all.
    Somers, Michael J. // Time; 5/26/1997, Vol. 149 Issue 21, p109 

    Notes how Disney's `The Lion King' movie has inspired a curiosity among children in the real animals portrayed in the movie, specifically lions, meerkats and warthogs. Comments from Greg Hudson, director of the Forth Worth Zoo in Fort Worth, Texas; Meerkats and warthogs as interesting zoo...

  • Warthog: Sooey Generis.
    Polk, Noel // Texas Review; Spring/Summer2011, Vol. 32 Issue 1/2, p122 

    The poem "Warthog: Sooey Generis" by Noel Polk is presented. First Line: Dali saw it in his persistent mirror; Last Line: hippo's angst: for the wise, sad will do.

  • Easy Pickings.
    Bauer, Erwin; Bauer, Peggy // Natural History;  

    Provides a photograph of red billed oxpeckers on the back of a wart hog. Oxpeckers which feed on the ticks that live on the hog; Relaxation experiences by the hogs when the birds feed; Birds that feed on the backs of zebras and wart hogs.

  • Ectoparasites of a non-indigenous warthog population, Phacochoerus fricanus, in the Free State Province, South Africa.
    Matthee, Sonja; Swanepoel, Monlee; van der Mescht, Luther; Leslie, Alison J.; Hoffman, Louw C. // African Zoology; Oct2013, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p259 

    A population of the common warthog, Phacochoerus africanus, recently became established on several farms in the Free State Province, South Africa. The aim of the study was to record ectoparasite species that occur on this non-indigenous population and to compare the parasite abundance and...

  • AFRICAN WORDS OF WISDOM.
    Matthee, Sonja; Swanepoel, Monlee; van der Mescht, Luther; Leslie, Alison J.; Hoffman, Louw C. // BLACFAX; Summer2003, Vol. 11 Issue 43, p19 

    This article presents information on graffitis related to African words and wisdom. Some of them are as follows: It is on the account of greediness that a fly dies; A day's running does not break the legs of a wart hog; A child carried on the back will not know how long the journey is; A thief...

  • The Warthog's Tail.
    Fletcher, Connie // Booklist; 10/1/2005, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p61 

    Reviews the book “The Warthog's Tail,” by Debby Atwell.

  • Warthog louse.
    Fletcher, Connie // Encyclopedia of Animals; 2006, p1 

    This species of insect is a parasite only on warthogs. As a parasite, it lives on the skin of a warthog and feeds on flakes of skin, blood, and other fluids which the skin contains. The warthog louse is related to the elephant louse.

  • Walter Warthog (Book).
    Fletcher, Connie // New Yorker; 11/27/89, Vol. 65 Issue 41, p144 

    Reviews the book "Walter Warthog," by Betty Leslie-Melville.

  • GET WILD.
    Fletcher, Connie // Kids Tribute; Spring2002, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p28 

    Discusses the habits and characteristics of several wild animals. Sea lions; Warthogs; Cheetahs.

  • Feeding behaviour of lions (Panthera leo) on a small reserve.
    Lehmann, Monika B.; Funston, Paul J.; Owen, Cailey R.; Slotow, Rob // South African Journal of Wildlife Research; 2008, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p66 

    The prey selection and predatory behaviour of a single pride of lions (Panthera leo) was studied in the 8500 ha Karongwe Game Reserve from 1999--2005. The study focused on the difference between prey selection in the first three years when a two-male coalition was present with a similar period...

  • Detection of African swine fever virus genomic DNA in a Nigerian red river hog (Potamochoerus porcus).
    Luther, N. J.; Majiyagbe, K. A.; Shamaki, D.; Lombin, L. H.; Antiagbong, J. F.; Bitrus, Y.; Owolodun, O. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association; 1/13/2007, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p58 

    The article presents a study on the maintenance and transmission of African swine fever virus (ASFV) in Sub-Saharan Africa. The maintenance involves the cycling of virus between argasid soft ticks and free-living population of warthogs and bush pigs. The study suggests that it is not safe to...

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