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the process by which an organism produces others of its kind

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elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression

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the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)

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helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

the production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization

producing offspring or set aside especially for producing offspring

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The species expanded its range into the Lower Rio Grande Valley in the 1990s (Brush, 2005), but there is no breeding record for Mexico.
She was now six years old and her breeding record did not amount to much - an unsound colt who was never named, a filly (her current yearling) who looked a dubious proposition, followed by a barren year.
For mares up to the age of roughly 15 with a reasonable breeding record.
A photo taken in 1990 of a misidentified fledgling in GNP is the 1st verified breeding record.
In her new book about North American sport horses, released by Dog Ear Publishing, Kirsan provides a reference for sport horse breeders in North America brought alive with the story of Lexington RH, one of the greatest racehorses and the most influential stallion there ever was, holding a world breeding record that has never been bettered during the last 150 years.
As well as successful breeding record with Rothschild's giraffes, Chester Zoo has also supported important projects in the wild, including the first ever scientific review of the species.
Pat added: "It's believed there are just 300 yellow-breasted capuchins in the wild and they are among the top 25 rarest primates in the world, so we're really proud of our breeding record for this critically-endangered species.
We document two nests of the long-eared owl that represent the first confirmed breeding record of the species for the state of Chihuahua.
A couple of short papers on birds are also included, one a first breeding record for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and a review of its national status, by Oscar Campbell, and the other a report by John Pereira of Sharjah's EPAA on alien species threats to the collared kingfisher in Khor Kalba, arguably one of the UAE's most important birds, since almost all of the breeding population of this sub-species is to be found at this site, with a few pairs not far away in Oman.
The first breeding record in Birmingham may be that of a pair of geese in Edgbaston Park in 1885.
Edinburgh Zoo is only one of a few zoos in the UK to care for this species and we have a particularly successful breeding record, having produced 16 hippo calves in less than 30 years.
Earlier this year experts also made Northumberland's first ever breeding record of the Broad bodied Chaser dragonfly in forest ponds near Wark.
The presence of distinct male/female pairs at Lake Colorado City and behavior indicative of breeding birds suggests that breeding occurred at the lake in 1998, representing the first breeding record for Snowy Plover in Mitchell County (Fig.