Welcome to Smashwords!

[Close]

Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals

Shelter Tails
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
A collection of articles about a local animal shelter I volunteered at.
A Tower Of Giraffes
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Giraffes are beautiful animals that love to browse on thorn trees. The thorns do not bother them as their thick tongues can cope with almost anything they chew on. They have soulful eyes and very long eyelashes.
Ants, Aphids and the Gold(m)an Sac(h)s
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
An extraordinary peek into the near incredible similarity of evolutionary structures employed by both Ants, Aphids, and their modern day counterparts in the Financial Services world in which similar structures of animal husbandry dictate, inform and instruct the behavior of both the master and slave, farmer and crop whose morphological likeness would impress even Charles Darwin.
Highlights of the 113th Congress, Jan 2013-2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
The American Veterinary Medical Association's Governmental Relations Division provides a summary of the relevant highlights of the AVMA's legislative priorities during the 113th Congress.
Wild Birds in Lackagh
Price: Free! Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
An Introduction to the most frequently seen wild birds in the hinterland of Lackagh, Co. Galway
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.
Brigitte’s Wildlife Blog – Tales and Stories of ‘de happenings around us
Price: Free! Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
Memories and Musings of a Wildlife Carer
Rescue Dog
You set the price! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
The life and times of my dog, Honey. From her perspective. Based on the true story of her adoption.
Hurricane Preparedness for Livestock Producers
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
With the right preparation you can protect your livestock from injury should a hurricane occur. This eBook briefly covers vaccinations, barn preparation, livestock evacuations, feed, hay and water storage.
Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
WEIRD BIRDS - Funny Photos and Fun Facts about Some Unusual Feathered Friends
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
You're not going to believe some of these birds ... some are stunningly beautiful; some are a little scary and some are impressively weird! Best-selling author Darwin Adams offers an introduction to 37 birds chosen because of their unique behavior, unusual characteristics, and/or the odd way they look. Kids & adults will be interested and entertained.
The Last Cookie
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
A brief narrative account of an urban raccoon relocation effort.
Elephants With Taking Ways
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
In my mind, the Elephant suggested that giving them each a single green apple would not actually constitute feeding them. So I gave in.
Horn Hoof Feather Soul: A Year in the Life at a Farmed Animal Sanctuary in Photos
Price: Free! Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Heartwarming photos of chickens, cows, pigs and other rescued farmed animals revealing personalities candid and diverse. Like dogs and cats, other animals experience a range of emotion similar to our own. The photos in Horn Hoof Feather Soul show a side of farmed animals most people don’t get to see.
Pregnant Cat Outside My Window
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
How cats can be honorable. They are affable and gregarious. Only if people knew how to talk to them, bond with them. I wish people will see true nature of cats.
17 Natural Solutions for Nervous & Anxious Horses
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If your horse is nervous, anxious, high-energy, or otherwise difficult to handle because of temperament, history, physical pain, injury, or other reasons, then this book is for you and your horse. This book offers 17 natural solutions that you can easily use to soothe, reassure, and generally calm your nervous or anxious horse. You and your horse will amaze yourselves.
AVMA Practice Advisory Panel Final Report on Telemedicine
Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This final report of the American Veterinary Medical Association Practice Advisory Panel provides the Panel's recommendations and guidelines on veterinary telemedicine issues.
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 & 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!
Relocation of Dogs and Cats for Adoption –Best Practices
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
This document provides animal rescue stakeholders with best practices and guidelines designed to protect animal health and welfare.
Crocodile Death Roll
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
How crocodiles play with their food by tossing it around and also rolling over with it in the water until they are certain it is properly dead. This is when they show their white bellies in what is known as a death roll.