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What does UA stand for?

UA stands for Urban Animal

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Previous studies have shown numerous behavioral differences between ancestral wildland animal populations and urban animal populations like the San Diego juncos, from loss of migratory behavior and earlier onset of repreduction to altered plumage ornamentation and a willingness to approach novel objects more quickly or allow people to come very close.
Possible strategies such as the collection of ticks, specifically the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (a known vector for tularemia), from animals upon entry into urban animal shelters and mapping of areas where the animals were found need to be considered if resources are limited.