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Hence it is quite credible that the presence of a feline animal in large numbers in a district might determine, through the intervention first of mice and then of bees, the frequency of certain flowers in that district!
Stooping with one of his quick feline pounces, he placed the slipper upon the blood mark on the sill.
I see the cunning of insanity, the suspicion of insanity, the feline treachery of insanity in every line of this deplorable document.
My Lady's maid is a Frenchwoman of two and thirty, from somewhere in the southern country about Avignon and Marseilles, a large-eyed brown woman with black hair who would be handsome but for a certain feline mouth and general uncomfortable tightness of face, rendering the jaws too eager and the skull too prominent.
Here he perched, hurling twigs and epithets at the raging feline beneath him.
It was a true feline screech, impossible to localize; but it was interrupted by a sob, a snarl, a fierce spitting, and a scuffling, coming unmistakably from a room on the floor beneath, in which, at that hour, the older girls assembled for study.
How we barely escaped the cruel fangs of lions and tigers the size of which would dwarf into pitiful insignificance the greatest felines of the outer world.
One by one he vanquished the aristocratic felines of Spofford Avenue.
I will try to explain this conclusion, but for you knowledgeable feline enthusiasts, I believe you already know where I am going with this.
The Feline Fix, Denver's leading spay/neuter resource for free roaming "community" cats and quality affordable services for pet cats, is celebrating World Spay Day on February 27, 2018 with the opening of a much larger clinic in Commerce City.
BRIAN replies: Cats are vaccinated against feline herpes virus, feline calicivirus, feline panleucopenia and feline leukaemia virus.
A veterinarian who had treated an infected animal also became infected with the feline influenza A(H7N2) virus and experienced a mild, transient illness, suggesting the potential for these viruses to infect humans.