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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
Series: 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: Free! 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: 19,500. 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!
Miniature Horse, Mini Horse, Mini Pony as pets. Facts and Information. Care, health, keeping, raising, training, play, food, costs and where to buy all included.
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book will give you all the information you need for you to be a happy mini horse keeper and for your mini horse to be a happy horse!
Pygmy Goats Complete Owner’s Manual. Pygmy goats pros and cons, daily care, milking, health, training and costs.
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Elliott Lang. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This pygmy goat book will tell you everything you need to know to keep your goats happy!
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.
Raising Chickens For Meat and Eggs: How We Do It
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
We have learned through trial and error how to significantly increase our success, with the chickens that we raise for food. The recent economic downturn and a renewed interest in locally grown, organic foods have contributed to the new interest in raising chickens for eggs and meat. And, this is how we raise our chickens.
The Perfect Piggy: A guide to Teacup Pigs, Micro Pigs and other Pet Pigs
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
The Perfect Piggy ebook gives you a set of explicit, practical, step by step guidelines that will help you with buying, owning, and training your dream pet. It's a complete care guide for Micro pigs, Potbelly pigs, and other breeds of pet pigs.
Food Self-Sufficiency: How We Do It In a Severe Climate
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
In this world of continuously escalating food prices, and ever increasing knowledge of the detrimental effect of pesticides on our bodies, our family has endeavored to become a little more self-sufficient. Our family lives in a severe high desert climate where the winter temperatures can reach -25 degrees, and summers are short and windy. We have learned through trial and error how to significantl
Beginner's Backyard Chickens: The Right Way to Choose the Best Chicken Breeds, Coops and Feeds. Start Raising and Caring for Chickens LEGALLY in City or Suburbs Today! [Illustrated]
Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
In this book by Jim Kilpatrick, you will discover: The best breeds to keep The best ways to start your flock How to construct the coop What to feed them and how often Tips on health and safety - for you and the hens! Much more In short, everything you need to get going with a fun and rewarding endeavor. So, to taste the difference, scroll up and click the Buy Now button.
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.
Raising Backyard Chickens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Raising Backyard Chickens was written for folks who are new to raising chickens as well as those folks who may not be so new. The book covers numerous subjects and is geared toward folks interested in or just starting to raise their own chickens. Egg layers and meat bird raising are both covered.
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.
Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Horse Tails: History and Beyond is a collection of five short magazine articles that full-time animal writer Sue Weaver wrote in 1991. Their themes are the magical milt (hippomanes), the folklore of coat color, veterinary bloodletting, and two articles about horse faeries. She plans to search her published article archive for similar items to use to compile more free ebooks like this one. Enjoy!