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  • The timid viscacha (Lagostomus trichodactylus), living in colonies, often with the burrowing owl, and digging deep under ground like the American prairie dog, was almost the only quadruped to be seen upon these immense open plains.
  • DOG, the English generic term for the quadruped of the domesticated variety of Canis (Fr.
  • FERRET, a domesticated, and frequently albino breed of quadruped, derived from the wild polecat (Putorius foetidus, or P. putorius), which it closely resembles in size, form, and habits, and with which it interbreeds.
  • SABLE, the name of a small quadruped, closely akin to the martens, and known by the zoological name of Mustela zibellina.
  • The word "animal" is defined as meaning "any domestic animal" of whatever kind or species, and whether a quadruped or not.

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