Quick & Easy Tadpole Care

Philip Purser

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A license is required before such animals can be obtained. Other organisations that opposed commercial pet markets include, the British Veterinary Association, RSPCA, RSPB, BioVeterinary Group, BirdsFirst, International Fund for Animal Welfare, World Society for the Protection of Animals, Captive Animals Protection Society, Born Free Foundation, Animal Aid, Wildlife Conservation Society, New Life Parrot Rescue and the Tortoise Trust.

Pages: 64

Publisher: TFH Publications, Inc.; 1 edition (May 1, 2005)


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