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Old 02-18-2010, 04:26 PM   #1
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Cane toad 'sausages' help wildlife
By Iskhandar Razak
Posted February 2, 2010 17:37:00
Updated February 2, 2010 19:36:00

Cane toad 'sausages' help wildlife - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
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Researcher Stephanie O'Donnell says the aim is to make the quolls feel ill so they will avoid eating the poisonous amphibians in the wild.
"They can't smell [the chemical]. They can't taste it," she said.

"Basically it....
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Old 02-19-2010, 02:06 AM   #2
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Doesn't look too cost effective.
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It doesn't look too effective, either. Only 1/4 will avoid the toads after eating the sausages. What's a quoll, anyway?
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They're mammals. They look like over grown polka dotted chipmunks only they're carnivorous. Native to Australia. They're one of those animals that's so ugly they're cute.
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