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AVMA Guidelines for the Humane Slaughter of Animals (2016 edition)
Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Animals deserve humane treatment during every stage of their lives – including during the induction of death, whether it’s euthanasia, slaughter or depopulation. These AVMA guidelines provide guidance for veterinarians about how to prevent pain and distress in animals that have been designated for slaughter.
Biggie & Me
Price: Free! Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story about how a man and a wild animal came to be good friends. It is a true and heartwarming account about Biggie, a Mule Deer Alpha Buck, and his human friend Per Hultquist, and how their relationship developed over nine years. By learning to share the land and its bounties, they ultimately learned to accept one another into their respective worlds.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care tips for looking after each breed.
The Miracle in the Ant
Price: Free! Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
The living beings that have the densest population in the world are the ants. for every seven hundred million ants that come into this world there are only 40 new-born human beings. There is a lot of other amazing information to learn about these creatures. The ants, one of the most "social" groups among the insect genus, live as societies called "colonies", which are extremely well "organized."
The Animal Psychic eBook Story Selection: Free
Price: Free! Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
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A selection of stories from The Animal Psychic's three books. This is a chance for you to read about Jackie Weaver's work with celebrities' pets and also how she has made a difference to animals' lives. She has helped solved their problems by being able to psychically communicate with them and let them tell her what was wrong and how they wanted to be helped. Incredible but true!
Communicating With Your Animal Messengers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Have you ever felt an animal was trying to communicate with you? If it was, what was the message? Animals do have information for us. Discover which ones are attempting to reach you and what messages they bring. Learn the difference between spirit animal, totem animal, shadow animal, and animal messenger.
Nothing Ventured
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
A book about dogs. The true story of Tripper, a rescued Doberman that lost his master, and Pamela, a mother who lost her son. Be drawn into the heartbreak of dog rescue, the horrendous reality of puppy mills and the gigantic heart of those who rescue dogs with a determination that transcends exhaustion and believes in the impossible. Readers will learn nuggets of value—about dogs and life itself.
Equine Herbs & Healing - An Earth Lodge Pocket Guide to Holistic Horse Wellness
Series: Earth Lodge Guides. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Earth Lodge. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This informative and beautifully illustrated barn companion teaches you how to combine and use herbs most effectively for your horse’s benefit. Learn what herbs have been used traditionally for which ailments and how to make your own salves, tinctures, braces, and sprays.
The Origin of Birds and Flight
Price: Free! Words: 72,450. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Theare more than 10,000 species of birds on Earth, each of which possesses its own unique features. Hawks have very sharp eyes, broad wings and pointed talons. Plovers, weighing just a few hundred grams, flap their wings for 88 hours non-stop on the journey of 4,000 kilometers (2,485 miles) that they make every winter, crossing the ocean without mishap.
The Hammer - Why Dogs Attack Us and How to Prevent It
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
In a heartfelt and convincing work of non-fiction, animal behaviorist, Bryan Bailey explains why the number of dog attacks in the United States continues to rise annually. Bailey also provides readers with specific information to recognize and thwart dog aggression and hopefully save not only the lives of people but of dogs, as well.
Getting Along with Horses: An Evolution in Understanding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A lifelong horsewoman and equine clinician shares the lessons she's learned from horses and people about getting along with one another.
Gatti & gatte gattini e gatti anziani
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: Italian. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
Manuale d’uso e manutenzione del gatto di qualsiasi ‘modello’ per tenerlo sempre in forma e farlo felice
A Healing Haven - Saving Horses and Humans at RVR Horse Rescue
Series: Lemons to Lemonade. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Discover the magical effect the beautiful equines of RVR Horse Rescue imprint on their caregivers, blurring the lines of who was saving whom. Enjoy the riveting saga of Shawn Jayroe and her Horse Angels who are tackling equine neglect and abuse one desperate animal at a time. A Healing Haven is an inspiring true story and a reminder that it is in giving that we receive life’s greatest blessings.
Communicating with Orcas: The Whales' Perspective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens & UFOs
Communicating with Orcas is the true story of an amazing journey into the unknown world of whales. It unlocks many mysteries of orca life and death. It is a moving description of a close family group in which all members travel, eat, play, and even sleep together. It takes you inside their world, allowing you to see things from their perspective and to understand their way of life---the orca way.
Amphibians and Reptiles of the Rainforests of Southern El Petén, Guatemala
Price: Free! Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Amphibians and Reptiles of the Rainforests of Southern El Peten, Guatemala
When Horses Speak and Humans Listen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
When horses speak and we humans choose to listen to them, there is much that we can learn about them and about ourselves. Listening to horses speak has changed my life and taught me much. This book contains a little of what I have learned from horses while listening to them speak. And much of it is startlingly different from what we take for granted.
Backyard Bigfoot: The True Story of Stick Signs, UFOs & the Sasquatch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
Backyard Bigfoot presents startling evidence that the hairy creatures who lurk in our world's backcountry represent more than a figment of our collective imagination. Bigfoot expert Lisa A. Shiel lays out the evidence—physical and photographic, ancient and modern—to prove that Bigfoot and its kin all over the world stand closer to us than we ever imagined.
African Swine Fever: Detection and Diagnosis. A Manual for Veterinarians
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: Simple English. Published: January 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
African swine fever (ASF) is a contagious viral disease that causes a haemorrhagic fever in pigs and wild boar, and is often associated with lethality of up to 100 percent. As a result, ASF can severely impact on the productivity of pig farming.
The Hoofprints Guide to the Wild Horses of Assateague
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
For centuries, horses have roamed Assateague, the narrow, ever-changing barrier island shared by Maryland and Virginia. The national seashore and state park established there in the 1960s saved them from a flood of resort development, but introduced controversy, conflict, and 2 million visitors a year. Can a herd that has endured tempest and hardship survive mass popularity or modern management?
On Being a Veterinarian: Book 3: Practicing Small Animal Medicine
Series: On Being a Veterinarian. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Book 3 of the On Being a Veterinarian Series dispels two important myths about practicing small animal medicine, and provides detailed practical advice to future veterinarians to help them avoid some of the most common mistakes new practitioners make in deciding where to work and how to practice.