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Pig Tales and Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Ever since I was a child I had dreamed of having a hobby farm. Finally when I was 46 years old I achieved my dream. I bought 15 acres of raw forested land in the Canadian West Coast Rain Forest and began to clear it using pigs. "Pig Tales" is a collection of short stories about my farm, with a mama bear sharing the property and various other wild animals wandering in and out as the whim took them.
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.
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.
Just A Couple Of Chickens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“Just A Couple of Chickens” is a genuinely enjoyable read. Laugh out loud funny, informative and utterly timely. Getting a couple of chickens was Andrew’s idea, but Corinne took it over the top with thirty fluffy pheasant, five and twenty chickens, over forty chukar, and fifteen ducklings. There were twelve smelly quail, nine girl geese, two roosters, and a partridge in a pine tree.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.