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Forming Friendships With Horses Teaching Your Horses With Kindness
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
IF YOU WOULD LEAD OTHERS FIRST LEAD YOURSELF Young women are usually the best at looking after horses. Because they really like horses. And, these young women are true leaders – supportive and considerate. They relax frightened horses with soothing words and back rubs. True leaders do not subjugate or even try to be leaders.
Raising Chickens From Scratch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by ASJ Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
A must buy for all those who love chickens. A lighthearted look at raising backyard chickens from personal experience.
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
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’.
How I Lost My Husband's Horse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
My husband comes to the auction to make sure I don’t bid on horse. I don’t: but he does. After riding her for the first time, my husband is thrilled with his new mare. But before the horse has been with us for even a week, I’ve lost her. Grief at my carelessness battles with my anxiety over how to tell Glen what’s happened, as I desperately attempt to find the animal….
Keeping a Backyard Horse
Price: Free! Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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Follow Athena the horse as she teaches you the basics of taking care of your horse. Even on a budget, it can be done!
The Working Chicken
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Get ready for your new flock in thirty minutes or less with this short, sweet, and self-sufficient guide to keeping chickens! Learn everything you need to know to get started on your poultry adventure on a rural or urban homestead. Then enjoy a bonus picture book to inspire the next generation of chicken lovers.
The Horse That Haunts Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Horse That Haunts Dreams is a real life story of a girl and her first horse. The tale follows the life of the horse through his twenty-three years of life. Included in the book are shorter stories about other horses as well as the often hilarious antics of one smart pony mule.
365 Days of Horses: Inspirational Quotes for the Horse Lover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Hot Tropica Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
There is no creature more majestic, and more fascinating than a horse. Horses have been used around the world for thousands of years. Even when technology has replaced the horse for the most part, we still judge an engine’s power in horsepower. This collection of memorable quotes is meant to inspire and amuse the horse lover in all of us. Start the day off with a smile by reading a horse quote.
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.
Your New Horse; Starting Out the Right Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Bringing your new horse home is a time of great excitement and joy, but it can also be a time of almost unbearable stress and worry. Often, the process is far from straightforward. This book is written for the person who is about to become a horse owner, outlining what to consider, what you need, how to get ready, and how to begin working successfully with your new partner.