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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.
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 Polar Bear Catastrophe that Never Happened
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 72,100. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019 by The Global Warming Policy Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
The Polar Bear Catastrophe That Never Happened explains why the catastrophic decline in polar bear numbers we were promised in 2007 failed to materialize. It’s the story of how and why the polar bear came to be considered 'Threatened' with extinction, and tracks its rise and fall as an icon of the global warming movement.
Think Like Your Dog - And Enjoy the Rewards
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Speak Your Dog’s Language You can take communication with your dog to amazing levels if you know how, and this book shows you how. Learn to think like your dog and to communicate with it in a language your dog understands and uses all the time; body language.
Diario de viajes por Sudamérica y cómo convertí a una perra callejera en mochilera
You set the price! Words: 85,590. Language: Spanish. Published: February 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
En julio de 2013 puse rumbo a Brasil para cumplir el sueño de mi infancia: conocer Sudamérica. Lo que no sabía era que me iba a encontrar con una inesperada amiga que cambiaría el devenir de mi viaje… En estos diarios cuento desde una perspectiva íntima todas las aventuras que viví en el viaje que cambió para siempre mi vida. El principio de una vida nómada… Con mi perra.
Pit Bull Nation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,370. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
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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.
Great Horse Racing Mysteries
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Did jockey Ron Hansen leap off the San Mateo Bridge, or did someone force him? Did arsonists set fire to Hawthorne Race Course after a betting scam went awry? Was the great stallion Shergar killed by the IRA, or is he living in anonymity somewhere in Ireland? Great Horse Racing Mysteries examines these baffling cases and many others.
Do Dogs Go To Heaven? Eternal Answers For Animal Lovers Third Edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,450. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Do Dogs Go To Heaven? answers questions about God's plan for animals here and in the hereafter. This book comforts animal lovers. The author is a veterinarian's daughter and a lawyer. Jean Holmes proves from the Bible our pets will be in eternity, skillfully interweaving Scripture with animal intelligence-behavior studies and anecdotes, both old and new. A must read for animal lovers!
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.
Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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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.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,520. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This is the extraordinary account of the first scientific expedition to radio-collar and study the rare, elusive snow leopard in its natural habitat. It is also a story of love and high adventure that provides a fascinating, affecting profile of a people inhabiting one of the most isolated and inhospitable regions in the world—the Kanjiroba Himal of western Nepal.
Animal Management in Disasters, Volume 2, Animals and Communities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,020. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Animal Management in Disasters, Volume 2, Animals and Communities provides: In depth discussions of the role of animal owners, emergency managers, volunteers, liability and business continuity during natural and technological hazards; Practical information to engage communities in mitigating adverse impacts of disasters on animals and their owners.
Horse Crucified and Risen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This book became a best-seller in Russia, was reprinted several times and changed the worldview of many people. This is the first book in the history of mankind revealing the whole truth about horse and man relationships. Love for horse and equine sports have nothing in common!
Human Views and Equine Behavior
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Humans need to see horses as they are, not as we believe or want them to be. An innovative approach to communication reveals new equine abilities and how our beliefs influence equine behavior. They also lead to many different explanations about how we communicate with our horses. A detailed analysis of the language of the aids and equine cognitive abilities gives us a new answer to this question.
Animal Management in Disasters, Volume 1, Animals and People
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,090. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
"Animal Management in Disasters" provides comprehensive information on all aspects of animal care in disasters; an in depth understanding of natural and technological hazards; and practical information on specific procedures to keep animals and owners safe. Written by one of the world's foremost authorities on the care of animals in disasters
The Evolution of Fatherhood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood
Inspired by the wonder of his own experiences as a parent, former psychoanalyst and New York Times best-selling author Jeffrey Masson offers a remarkable look at one of the most fulfilling roles in the animal world: fatherhood. In The Evolution of Fatherhood, he examines the extraordinary behavior of outstanding fathers, heroes among animals.
Care and Management of Horses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,540. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
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 & 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.
Paws and Reflect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,970. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Paws and Reflect explores and celebrates the special and powerful bond between man and dog through twenty-five stories of personal experiences in this well-crafted collection. Touching, powerful, and often humorous, this is a must-read for all dog lovers. The book includes interviews with Edward Albee, Jonathan Caouette, Ron Nyswaner, Charles Busch, and many others.
Crazy Bitch: Living with Canine Compulsive Disorder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Meet Venus, a beautiful white mixed breed. Part Akbash, part Lab, part clown, part escape artist, part guard dog, part wild dog ... she had more personalities than Sybil, the most famous psychiatric patient in the world. And the people that tried to save her from a world gone crazy, both outside and in her mind.

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