Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals

The Animal Psychic eBook Story Selection: Free
Price: Free! Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
Help Your Dog Fight Cancer: What Every Caretaker Should Know About Canine Cancer
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Fifty percent of the 65 million dogs in the U.S. will have cancer, yet most caretakers know little or nothing about caring for a dog with cancer. Help Your Dog Fight Cancer educates owners about causes, prevention and early detection. It covers diagnostics, treatment options, traditional and holistic therapies and home care options including diet, side effect remedies and supplements.
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.
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.
Pit Bull Nation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,390. 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.
Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 82,740. 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.
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.
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.
Great Horse Racing Mysteries
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010 by Eclipse Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Second-Chance Horses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Second-Chance Horses is a collection of true stories that are just a small reflection of the amazing things ex-racehorses can accomplish once they are re-trained for new careers. From serving as mounted police horses to working in human therapy programs to competing on the Olympic level, ex-racehorses are proving there is plenty of life after the track.
Greatest Kentucky Derby Upsets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
From Elwood in 1904 to Giacomo in 2005, upset winners of the Kentucky Derby have contributed to the race's incredible lore. This collection pays tribute to these beloved underdogs and unlikely heroes.
My Patients With Tales
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
My Patients With Tales is a collection of stories of animals and the people who own them. It explores characters such as the dog who wore a life preserver, Charlie-Cat's claws, and others. Through these characters and their tales, Dr. Pope explores not only the nature of animals, but the nature of their owners, the owner-pet relationship, and the nature of the love that connects the two.
Maria's Duck Tales: Wildlife Stories From My Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Award Winning Nature Stories from a National Wildlife Federation Certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat! 5-Star Reviews! "... endearing ... compelling ... charming ..." Kirkus Reviews "... strong pick for wildlife-themed memoir collections, recommended." Midwest Book Review
How To Have Sex If You're Not Human
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Despite all our love songs and romantic fantasies, reproduction is the name of the game in biology. All forms of life are genetically programmed to reproduce. Nothing is off limits so long as it produces babies. Animals—plants, too—“do it” in wild, bizarre ways. Some reef fishes change sex. Plants trick pollinators into doing their sexual bidding. Everything strives to pass on its genes.
Puppalicious And Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Puppalicious And Beyond: Life Outside The Center Of The Universe A collection of inter-related fiction and narrative non-fiction stories about the amazing relationship of people to nonhumans that captures our collective imagination. Where the Red Fern Grows meets Wuthering Heights.
The Way of the Dog
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
From the paddocks of New Zealand and Scotland to the untamed hilltops of Ethiopia and the valleys of Alaska, Stuart Barnes has tracked, observed and trained dogs all over the world for over 25 years. In this book he shares his incredible insights to help us all learn to communicate with our canines on the level they understand. As seen in the popular Dog and Duck Shows across Great Britian.
Vanishing Tracks: Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Kennel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
My lifelong experience with man’s best friend includes forty years as owner of Canada's largest canine security company. With hundreds of dogs, and hundreds of security officers over the years, there have been myriad humorous events; some hilarious, some bizarre. Now that I’m retired, I find myself recalling and chuckling, so rather than laugh alone, I have documented them here. Enjoy!
Paws and Reflect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.