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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!
Vet Bites Dog
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
How do you give injection to a Pit Bull? Quickly. They say the best way to learn new skills is on the job. All the more so if your job is as a Veterinarian at an animal shelter and every one of your patients bites back. In this funny and honest book Dr Vadim Chelom recounts some of the more challenging moments of his career.
Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific concerns.
African Brown-Headed Parrot: A Human's Guide
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The African Brown-Headed Parrot is a guide to a relatively rare parrot that some people also keep as pets. From physical descriptions to tips on handling night frights, this book covers all the basics, whether you're new to the world of parrots or a long-time general psittacine fan. (Due to the nature of this publishing format the book does not contain images.)
Of Bullies and Bandaids
Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The saga of an imprint vulture, with one foot in the wild, the other irrevocably among humans. Is he a harbinger of death, or a reminder of renewal? From the nonfiction book, Whispers from the Wild: Stories from a Wildlife Center--one of a collection of feel-good tales about animals, their myth and magic, and how they change, and are changed by, the people they come into contact with.
Care and Management of Horses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,540. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Care & Management of Horses provides a common-sense approach to keeping a horse healthy, sound, comfortable, and happy. Intended for the serious horse person, the book emphasizes the whole horse — mental and physical — and encourages the owner to center horse-keeping practices around the horse’s needs.
Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Coated With Fur celebrates the deep bond between humans and animals. Set in a veterinary pracice, the book chronicles Dr. Nelson's triumphs and trials as a young woman owning her first animal hospital. Experience each day as Kris did, from the joy of saving a dog's leg to the agony of euthanizing a long-term patient. Through it all, experience the unconditional love that animals provide.
Pit Bull Nation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,370. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pit Bull Nation is the story of a woman who found a pit bull and how that dog changed the course of her life. The chain of events that follow would discourage most people, but this woman finds a connection with these dogs that gives her the strength to overcome adversity and her own fears. She finds a comrade and soul mate in these unwanted dogs whose very name and image inspire media frenzy.
Directory of Animal Talk Radio Shows
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Covers animal advocacy, health, care, competition, communication, behavior, longevity, dog relationships, pets and the paranormal, pet peeves, wildlife, training, shelter and rescue.
Animal Rights Poetry: 25 Inspirational Animal Poems Vol 2
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Longtime vegan and animal rights campaigner, Jenny Moxham proudly presents Volume 2 of insightful Animal Rights Poetry. These 25 poems were written to inspire kindness and compassion for animals and to raise public awareness about the routine suffering inflicted on them at the hands of man. The poems will hopefully inspire readers to take up the cause for animals.
What Do We Know About Animals?
You set the price! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Animals are all around us. What do we know about these wonderful creatures? Discover the facts for yourself about some of nature's most beloved animals.
Graveyard of Champions: Saratoga's Fallen Favorites
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Explore the history of the great favorites that have entered Saratoga as champions, but left without a win. Author Bill Heller traces the history of this phenomenon from the racetrack's beginnings in the 1860s to the present day.
David Attenborough - Talking to a Great Broadcaster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sir David Attenborough is the world's master wildlife documentary presenter, the last of the great pioneer TV communicators. I have interviewed him many times, mainly for articles published in the broadcasting media. This book includes my essays and shorter articles, on subjects ranging from the world’s rarest birds to meerkats, from a strange Easter island statue to his one pet hate, the rat.
14 Fun Facts About Giant Pandas: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Giant pandas are one of the most loved of all animals. Here are some fun facts you may not have known about giant pandas. Is a giant panda an herbivore or a carnivore? Do giant pandas hibernate like other bears? What do a giant panda’s pupils look like? Which has more fingers; a giant panda or a human? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
57 Varieties of Bird
Price: Free! Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
A fine collection of bird photographs illuminated by witty commentary.
14 Fun Facts About Elephants: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
You might know that they are the biggest land animal on earth, but here are some other things about elephants that you might not know. How much water can an elephant’s trunk hold? Can an elephant drink through its trunk? Can an elephant’s foot get stuck in the mud? Can elephants run? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this 15-Minute Book.
My Country is Trying to Kill Me: A look at dangerous Australian Wildlife
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(3.00 from 1 review)
Australia is a dangerous place. I should know -I live there. Here's a list of the top ten deadly creatures to watch out for. Complete with handy photos so as to more easily identify the things that want to kill you!
101 Fun Facts About Dinosaurs: A set of 7 15-minute Books
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Who created the word dinosaur? How big was an apatosaurus’ brain? What was strange about iguanodon’s hands and feet? How many front teeth did stegosaurus have? What was strange about triceratops’ skin? What were the holes in t. rex’s skull for? How much weight could t. rex’s arms carry? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this set of seven 15-minute books.
Snowy Owls
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The magnificent Snowy Owl. As made famous by a certain boy Wizard!
Merryland: Two Years in the Life of a Racing Stable
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Maryland horseman and Eclipse Award-winning author Josh Pons chronicles the daily adventures and challenges of his family's small stable of Thoroughbred racehorses.