How to use Droppings in a sentence

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  • The soil should be a light and fairly rich compost, comprising about 2 parts loam, I part decayed manure or horse droppings that have been thoroughly sweetened, I part leaf mould and half a part of sand.

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  • Knowledge of the habits of animals and experience are the best guides to the nature of food to be supplied, but the keepers should be required to observe the droppings of their charges and to judge from these of the extent to which any particular substances are being digested.

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  • The material employed in all cases is the droppings of horses, which should be collected fresh, and spread out in thin layers in a dry place, a portion of the short litter being retained well moistened by horse-urine.

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  • Bedding plants thrive best in a light loam, liberally manured with thoroughly rotten dung from an old hotbed or thoroughly decomposed cow droppings and leaf-mould.

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  • They have a habit of depositing their droppings during successive days on the same spot - a habit appreciated by the Peruvian Indians, who use those deposits for fuel.

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  • Bat droppings are similar to small mammals but on closer inspection are very crumbly due to the insect contents.

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  • A tiny gnat, invisible to me, must have fallen close to the droppings and tempted the fish.

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  • Try encouraging your rabbit by putting some of his or her droppings into the box or try using timothy hay or treats.

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  • Just dining on too much fresh, rich grass can make even an otherwise healthy bunny produce too many soft droppings.

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  • One night we left droppings splattered around in my grandmother's penthouse while elephants scratched mom 's favorite pink Cadillac.

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  • Mammal droppings provide clues to the animal, for example a fox scat will contain fur and bone and have a strong odor.

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  • In 2000 a Dutch woman in her 20s died from Pigeon Lung disease caused by inhaling spores from droppings.

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  • The droppings are used as fuel, and from the incinerated remains of these sal-ammoniac is extracted, which was at one time largely exported from Egypt.

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  • It is not necessarily an indicator of poor hygiene, although they may be mistaken for rodent droppings.

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  • Bird droppings and tree sap also damage your cars paintwork and need removing on a regular basis, if not as soon as possible.

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  • Second, the enclosure also keeps unsightly droppings hidden from view.

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  • When cleaning time rolls around, you simply lift up the grid to remove the soiled clumps and droppings, and leave the unused litter behind for future use.

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  • Chicken droppings are good for your compost and the chickens themselves are excellent for insect control.

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  • You will need to provide food and safe shelter for the chickens and be ready to deal with a lot of droppings.

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  • If you see fresh scat (droppings) nearby, you may want to come back later.

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  • Leaving her in the soiled crate would probably only have encouraged her to pick up the habit of eating her own droppings, so I'm glad you chose to remove her from the crate.

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  • In addition, it is important to pick up dog droppings in your yard and dispose of them to prevent other animals from coming into contact with them.

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  • The panels must be checked often for bird droppings, dirt, or other materials that could keep the photo cells from getting light.

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  • It is actually the droppings that the mites leave rather than the mites themselves that cause the allergic reaction.

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  • Chlamydia psittaci can be infective in some individuals, such as poultry farm workers, who have direct contact with bird droppings.

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  • No. The seven-dollar version, which is widely available, can be calibrated and usually withstand multiple droppings.

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  • Fels-Naptha soap works well on canvas and is highly recommended to remove bird droppings and other protein-based stains.

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  • Bloody droppings - If you find bloody or brown looking droppings on your skin or bed linens, you may have bed bugs.

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  • The droppings of stall-fed horses, or of such as have been kept on dry food, should be made use of.

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  • The remains, which include not only the skeleton and skin, but likewise the droppings, were found buried in grass which appears to have been chopped up by man, and it thus seems not only evident that these ground-sloths dwelt in the cave, but that there is a considerable probability of their having been kept there in a semi-domesticated state by the early human inhabitants of Patagonia.

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  • The huts of this last settlement appear to have had cattle stalls between them, the droppings and litter forming heaps at the lake bottom.

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