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Synonyms for Canaries

a group of mountainous islands in the Atlantic off the northwest coast of Africa forming Spanish provinces

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The Canary Islands continue to be a firm favourite with holidaymakers from our nine UK bases and we are totally committed to our Canaries programme, as seen through our continued growth.
Andy's, which functions as a pet rescue facility as well as a pet retailer, carries a variety of finches and canaries available for adoption, and their pleasant singing and chirping appeal to many store visitors.
Peter Fleming, ,manager at the Scottish SPCA's centre in Lanarkshire said, "The canaries were found inside their cage on Sunday morning by a member of the public on Mollison Avenue.
Local traders say that canaries are usually smuggled in buses from Iranian border in Balochistan and only a few of the birds reach destination while others die on the way because they are so fragile that they could not be held in hands, but transferred from cage to cage.
James Maddison (above) drove the Canaries forward after the break, constantly threatening with his free-kicks and incisive passes.
Ruddy joined City from Everton in 2010 and he earned an England cap against Italy in 2012 and made 242 appearances for the Canaries.
The 27-year-old scored 12 goals during those loan spells and while he has played for the Canaries in pre-season his days are numbered with Neil targeting Fulham forward Ross McCormack.
This means BeE-iktaE- will leapfrog the Canaries into first place by winning only one of those two games.
Mr Gormley, who has bred canaries for more than 20 years, said: "A lot of breeders don't say they've got birds and keep themselves to themselves.
And three minutes later the Canaries doubled their lead with a superb 17-pass move which Redmond lashed past Konstantopoulos.
The Canaries are firm favourites to get the better of their neighbours Ipswich and book a Wembley date, but Ashton pointed to Norwich's inability to break Boro down on home turf as a warning shot ahead of the second leg against the Tractor Boys.
Gran Canaria, July 18, 2014 --( HECANSA (Hotel Schools of the Canary Islands S.A.) - a company dependent on the Government of the Canary Islands (Board of Tourism) has signed a partnership agreement with eRevMax, the global leader in hotel channel management space, with the goal to bring new online distribution technologies to the Canaries.
Le Parlement des Eles Canaries a affirme son soutien, sans reserve, a la cause du Sahara occidental et au droit du peuple sahraoui a l'autodetermination, a indique le representant du Front Polisario dans les Eles Canaries, Hamdi Mansour.