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Sitting with Jimmy
Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Animal Welfare
RIP Jimmy 07/07/2015 To animal lovers everywhere, my friends and family; Jimmy was taken from us last night. It looks like the work of the bobcat. I last saw him about Midnight on 07/06/15 when he wanted to go outside. He has been staying out all night of late. Other than his incredible fear of other humans, you would never have known he was a feral cat for 7 or 8 years of his life. He never did
Oak Tree Farm
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Compelling, poignant and heartwarming tales for countryside and animal lovers. In a tranquil rural location by the Beaufort Mountains on Vancouver Island, Canada, the Ansells ambitiously embark on a new life of small mixed-livestock farming following their air-sea rescue from Cyclone Justin. Developing and populating the farm proves to be both challenging and very rewarding. An irresistible read.
Raising Coturnix Quail for Meat and Eggs: the easy way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
An easy beginner's guide to raising Coturnix quail for meat. This short guide contains information on incubating eggs, feeding, housing, and breeding these small quail.
Welcome to My Farm - Agri-tourism at its Best - 17 Ways to Make Money From Your Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
The word ‘agri-tourism’ is a word coined by the agricultural (farming) industry to define what takes place when someone experiences the happenings of a particular farm by way of visiting and possibly participating in the workings of that farm. It’s a form of educational entertainment.
A Beginner’s Guide to raising Turkeys - Raising Turkeys in Your Backyard for Pleasure and Profit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Did you know that turkeys are native to the New World- i.e North America, and have been around for millenniums? So, is it a wonder that when these delicious and pompous birds reached the shores of Europe in the 16th century, thanks to the traders in West Indies and Spain, they were immediately added to exotic and popular fare.
Managing and Marketing Sheep - Tools and Techniques for Every Shepherd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The keys to raising sheep for profit lie in management and marketing. Managing your flock to achieve optimal health, growth and productivity in the most cost-productive manner is absolutely essential if you wish to market your animals for the best possible price.
Successful Shepherding - Management + Preparation = Healthy Sheep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Contrary to the opinions of many, sheep are an excellent choice when it comes to farming and raising livestock. Sheep are easily managed when managed properly and consistently (as should be the case with all livestock) and are profitable due to the fact that lamb is a highly sought-after meat.
Chickens For Kids - Amazing Animal Books For Young Readers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
There are more chickens in the world than any other kind of bird. They are the staple of many farms, kept by farmers and country families alike. They are known as the “bird that gives birth every day” and have been around since ancient times.
A Beginner’s Guide to Raising Sheep - Don’t Be Dumb About Raising Sheep…Because They Aren’t
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Most people consider sheep to be cute, wooly…and dumb. These same people would be wrong. The truth of the matter is sheep are cute and wooly, but as for being dumb…while it is true that some breeds of sheep are less resilient than others and don’t do very well in the mothering department, the word ‘trusting’ is a much more appropriate adjective to describe these wonderful (yes, wonderful!) animals
The Toe Terrorist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Meet Chaussettes and Geordie, two cats who had a rough start in life but now live a pampered life. Enjoy their antics and tall tails on life, travel and family. This is an illustrated book on living with cats, and cats with special needs, humorously written from the cat's point of view. The Toe Terrorist is book one in a projected series of ongoing adventures.
Chickens Are Livestock, Too - A beginner’s guide to raising chickens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
“Who’d wanna eat a chicken?” asks the hen on Disney’s® animated movie, Home on the Range. The truth of the matter is, most people. Did you know that, according to the USDA, there are over 100 million chickens butchered every single day for human consumption in the United States? That’s a lot of chicken.
A Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Ducks - Keeping Ducks in Your Backyard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
It must have been somewhere, and some time millenniums ago, when man found that the Mallard and Muscovy that he hunted in the marshes, and brought home to his family was a bird which could be domesticated.
Katahdin Hair Sheep - Raising a Profitable Breed of Sheep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
More than a few people would use words like ‘dumb’ and ‘stupid’ to describe sheep. Not me. I use words like ‘trusting’, ‘habitual’ and ‘profitable’.
Cattalk
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
My wife and I both grew up with cats in our lives. The cat we have now is over seventeen years old. In our time with cats, we have learned simple yet effective communication techniques. I say learned, because it was really the cats teaching us.
The Dog Who Rescued Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This story begins with the author's own dog viciously attacking her. With exquisite detail and profound honesty, she tells how and why this happened, and about the healing process that changed both their lives forever. It is a story of love, fear, hope, healing, and redemption. Read this book before giving your dog up because of behavioral issues. It may save both your lives.
Schnoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age - Choosing, Caring for, Grooming, Health, Training and Understanding Your Schnoodle Dog
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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Schnoodles - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age is a must-have book for any responsible Schnoodle dog owner. Expert dog whisperer and trainer, Alan Kenworthy, writes in a fun and entertaining way about Schnoodles while packing the book full of useful hints and tips. In addition, Schnoodle breeders and owners make contributions, including three extra bonus interviews with breeder advice.
How to Stop a Puppy From Chewing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Is your puppy chewing you out of house and home? As a former dog breeder who currently helps rescue animals, I know what it is like to have puppies chewing up your kid's toys and your prized furniture. I know what it is like when your precious furbaby discovers the rent money laying on the coffee table, and I know just how to correct this frustratingly destructive behavior. Learn how today!
Exotic Shorthair Cats The Pet Owner’s Guide to Exotic Shorthair Cats and Kittens Including Buying, Daily Care, Personality, Temperament, Health, Diet, Clubs and Breeders
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Evolution Knowledge Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Exotic Shorthair Cats is a superb resource that gives answers to many of your questions about this most distinctive cat. It is a must have for anybody who loves this special breed. Colette Anderson covers all aspects of caring for your pet, including what to consider before buying, daily care, personality, health, temperament, diet, breeders and facts, along with your responsibilities as an owner.
Midget Bones Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Puppy Care Education. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Year I Went From Shelter Oldie to my Forever Home. My diary follows the trials and tribulations as I adjust to life outside the shelter that had been my home for many satisfying years. Being fostered and playing happy pet families was not something ‘The Bones’ had planned on. While you can indeed teach old dogs new tricks we don’t take kindly to change.
Cockapoos - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age - Buying, Caring For, Grooming, Health, Training and Understanding Your Cockapoo Dog
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Cockapoos - The Owners Guide from Puppy to Old Age is a must-have book for any responsible Cockapoo dog owner. Expert dog whisperer, trainer and owner, Alan Kenworthy, writes in a fun and entertaining way about Cockapoos while packing the book full of useful hints and tips. In addition, many top Cockapoo breeders from the USA & UK make contributions, including three extra bonus interviews.