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107 Tips for the Marine Reef Aquarium
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
GET THE ADVICE, WITHOUT THE LECTURES Whether you already have a reef aquarium or simply dream of starting one, the 107 tips in this book will save you time and money and give you the confidence to achieve the success you desire. Chapters include: -Starting out -Save some money -Dealing with problems -Picking livestock
My Rabbit
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
If you have a rabbit or plan on getting one, this book is for you! Putting the true love back into pet care, Emma Early and contributors go over what you should be doing to care for your rabbit!
Quality Assurance for Animal Feed Analysis Laboratories
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This document gives a comprehensive account of good laboratory practices, quality assurance procedures and examples of standard operating procedures as used in individual specialist laboratories.
The feed analysis laboratory: Establishment and quality control
Price: Free! Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Setting up a feed analysis laboratory, and implementing a quality assurance system compliant with ISO/IEC 17025:2005
Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
Incubating Chicken Eggs: A Guide to Hatching Your Own Chickens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Hatching chicks is very rewarding and not difficult but there is a need to pay attention to details. Incubating Chickens gives all the detail needed to a successful hatch. Humidity and temperature are critical. If there are little chickies in your future, this is the handbook you need.
Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook walks beginners through perfecting the incubating and hatching process so they can enjoy the exhilaration of the hatch without the angst of dead chicks. 92 full color photos bring incubation to life, while charts, diagrams, and tables provide the data you need to accomplish a hatch rate of 85% or more. Hatch healthy homegrown chicks!
How To Mix Feed Rations With The Pearson Square: grains, protein, calcium, phosphorous, balance, & more
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This step by step guide discusses the Pearson Square, how to use it to mix your own feed rations, and why you should. Includes how to read feed bag labels and what they mean, the different types of protein, how to select the right feeds for different species, plus feeding to prevent hypocalcemia, pregnancy toxemia, and urinary calculi. Includes protein, calcium, and phosphorous content charts.
How To Make a Buck Rag & other good things to know about breeding your goats
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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Ever wonder how to tell if your doe is ready for that buck? Detecting whether a doe is in heat may be obvious, or it may not. This little eBook tells you how to know when your doe is in heat, how to tell when your buck is in rut, how to make a buck rag, how to test for pregnancy, how to calculate kidding dates, and more.
Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: Taking Care of Them in Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
'Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: taking care of them in Australia' is the first in the Miniature for Life Series, published by Labyrinth Press. This book features images in the style of Anne Geddes and shows the reader how to raise Netherland Dwarf rabbits in an Australian climate while demonstrating what it is you need to feed, house and take care of them.
Alaskan Steller Sea Lion Population Decline: An Economic Analysis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / microeconomics
This paper examines market solutions to stem the decline of Alaskan Steller sea lion populations due to overfishing, reviewing the possibility of taxation and quota systems.
Natural and Herbal Remedies for Horses: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Price: Free! Words: 74,680. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The need for correct information has never been more important than it is now. The rise of social media has allowed horse owners to access instant advice from many sources. Misinformation spreads like wildfire on the net. This advice can be bad, wrong, and often dangerous. There is no substitute for peer-reviewed, scholarly research, as in the references in this book.
Jumbo Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Find out what it's like to be loved by an Elephant! Love Animal Sanctuary - Chiang Mai, Thailand 'Home for abused animals' It presently houses over ninety animals, all formerly unwanted or abused, domestic pets, farm animals and some wildlife. Twenty
six cows, bulls and buffalos who escaped the slaughter house, also reside there. All the bulls have been sterilized. This is their home for life. Lov
Teacup Pigs in the Home and in the Wild
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Book 1 of the 'Teacup Pig Series': Get a unique insight into the nature of miniature pigs in Nature! Understand them and their needs to make them happy and loving members of your family. Why are they such popular pets, and ideal for town houses? What are 'teacup', 'micro', 'nano', 'pocket', and 'potbelly' pigs? What and where are the smallest pigs in the world? How can you find honest breeders?
Wild Cow (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 2)
Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
The second installment in a series of short nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. This tale is an old story about catching a cow who mysteriously became wild.
FishLore.com's Saltwater Aquarium & Reef Tank Book
Price: Free! Words: 152,760. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Provides saltwater aquarium and reef tank information to those new to the saltwater aquarium hobby. Setup information, fish profiles, coral profiles, equipment guides and more.
Horses - For Kids - Amazing Animal Books for Young Readers
Series: Amazing Animal Books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Bestselling author John Davidson presents "Horses - For Kids – Amazing Animal Books For Young Readers". Beautiful Pictures and easy reading format will help children fall in love with horses. This is one of over 30 books in the Amazing Animal Books for Young Readers Series. The series is known as one of the most beautiful animal book series.
Beekeeping And You
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
You have decided that you want to raise honeybees. That's a wonderful choice and one that will be fun. Few creatures on earth have the energy of the honeybees. Not many creatures can produce at least 5 products for the enjoyment and health of mankind, but honeybees can and do; honey, wax, pollen, royal jelly & propolis. A true blessing to mankind. So, without further ado, let's get started...
Death To The Honeybees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
It is always enjoyable to sit to the side of a hive and watch the worker bees. On sunny days one can watch these beautiful little golden balls of light fly in the entrance with their loads of nectar and pollen. We will miss them terribly if they should disappear. Join me as we explore what is happening to the honeybee populations throughout the earth...
Boa Care Made Easy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Boas and pythons are among the most popular species of snakes kept in captivity, but like all exotic pets they require specific husbandry. With over 25 years experience keeping reptiles, the author guides you through every step from choosing the right species and a healthy specimen, through housing, feeding, handling and even breeding.