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Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
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.
Mr Rocket The Rescued Pony!
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Beaten with lumber, sold every year and gelded late: can a pony be rehabilitated, learn to trust or be safe? Follow the true story of Rocket on his journey of healing and recovery!
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!
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 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
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.
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
Success with Miniature Horses: The Experts Speak Out
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013 by New Concord Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book gives Miniature Horse owners access to some of the best breeders, trainers, and judges in the industry. Here’s your chance to get answers to questions like "What kind of feed and hay should I use?" "How much can I expect to pay for a good broodmare?" "How do I decide if I should show my horse in Single or Country Pleasure Driving?" "How do I select a halter horse prospect?"
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.
Confessions of a Horse Crazy Girl
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The career of a horse trainer comes with a revolving door of horses. In my relatively short lifetime, I've ridden more horses than I can remember. Some of them have carved their own little place in my heart. Some are just brief touches in my memory. Then, there are the horses that have had a hand in shaping me into the person I am today. This is a collection of their stories.
Erziehung im Round-Pen: Erste Schritte, um Ihr Pferd zu starten
Series: Texas-Training. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: German. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Mit diesem einfachen Leitfaden zu den bewährten Methoden von John Lyons wird das Training Ihres jungen Pferdes richtig angefangen – oder das ältere Pferd auf sichere Weise „neu ausgebildet“. Dieses Buch liefert Ihnen eine genaue, schrittweise 5-Tages-Anleitung. Sie werden feststellen, dass das “Round-Pen-Training“ wirklich einfach umzusetzen ist, es ist sachgerecht – und lohnend.
Horse Sense - How to Correct 50 Horse and Rider Problems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Borderline Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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When Your Horse Rears: How to Stop It
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
You can't make your horse stop rearing with a "bigger, badder bit." You can't "wish it away" and he'll not magically "get over it." You've got to proactively retrain his brain. Here's how.
How to Start a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that pays big dividends for the rest of his life.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
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.