Books tagged: animal rescue

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The Quarter Horse
Series: The Horse Rescuers, 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Fifteen-year old Piper agrees to help her friend Jeff sell his horses to pay for college, hoping he will then appreciate her more. But a gorgeous new girl comes to town who threatens to attract Jeff’s attention. Piper doesn’t know how to deal with beautiful Jackie and then she finds out that Jeff’s Quarter Horse, Daisy, is prone to colic, a deadly threat in horses.
Dashboard Kitten
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 and represented by Charmed Chicken Media. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
At thirty-three, Katie’s biological clock was ticking. Except in her case, it meowed. When her adoption of a “stray” kitten goes awry, and the cat ends up hiding behind the dash of her car, Katie calls animal control. Help arrives in the form of Officer Chuck Lenkerson. She’s thankful for his help, but with the kitten safe and warm, will the handsome officer just drive away?
Diary Of A Displaced Dog
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Animal Welfare
A touching tale of a dog that is adopted by a young boy and given a happy home. Her happy life with her new family is soon turned upside down when they lose their home and unwittingly give Millie to a man with possible ulterior motives. Follow Millie as she learns some of life's harder lessons and struggles to stay alive while locked in a cage with other dogs and no food or water.
Petunia, the Unlikely Little Church Dog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Petunia’s life started out happy with her Mommy and sibling puppies. Then she was chosen by a loving family who nurtured her until they had to move and could not take her with them. After a new family grew tired of her and became mean, Petunia ran away. What will become of her? Will she have to live on the streets? Will anyone love her again? How does she become an unlikely little church dog?
Because They Needed Me: Rita Miljo and the Orphaned Baboons of South Africa
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
In May of 2007, noted American poet and novelist and son of Holocaust refugees Michael Blumenthal went to South Africa to volunteer at C.A.R.E., a rehabilitation center for orphaned and injured baboons founded by Rita Miljo. Rita was a Lithuanian-born childhood member of the Hitler Youth who had gone on to have a life as adventure-filled as Beryl Markham’s in West With the Night.
Animal Rescuer's Guide To Staying (Relatively) Sane
Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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A guide to maintaining a modicum of sanity while doing animal rescue.
Hugs and Hisses: My Mission of Love as a Shelter Volunteer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Award-winning author, animal communicator, and Reiki practitioner Sharon E. Cathcart shares tales from her humane education work in this new memoir. Sharing stories of both happiness and heartbreak, Cathcart brings us into the challenging world of animal rescue. All proceeds from the book will benefit Humane Society Silicon Valley.
Ethyl the Cat Collector
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
ETHYL HAS A BIG HEART, A SENSE OF JUSTICE, AND A LOT OF CATS! It's a combination, of course, destined to lead to interesting problems as she and her friend, Fred, undertake their mission: SAVE THE CATS! Ethyl the Cat Collector is a story for girls AND boys. One that focuses on on making good choices, building strength of character, and finding happiness along the way from childhood to adulthood.
Risky Business
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Doggedly determined, Risky Williston strives to rescue every homeless dog in Simi Valley and beyond. Her small house and yard bursts at the seams with dogs of all breeds, some her personal pets and some waiting for her to find homes for them. Disciplined, neat and orderly, Chet Jensen desires Risky, but can he cope with her bizarre and disorganized lifestyle?
Faces of Rescue Cats, Kittens and Great Danes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Every story is true, and every picture was taken by the author, for this heart-warming book. More than 80 full-color pictures of cats, kittens and great danes will cause the reader to say "Aaahhh" as soon as the book is opened. Then each story of a unique, rescued animal will tug at the heart a bit further. Anyone with an interest in animals will enjoy this book, while learning how to help.