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The Dog Book
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,810. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
“A thoroughly wonderful book.” —Bestsellers A treasury of the finest appreciations ever penned about dogs by such naturalists, essayists, and belletrists as as Doris Lessing, E.B. White, Edward Hoagland, William Cowper, John Burroughs, and John Steinbeck. Some of them are humorous, provocative or sad; some compelling, insightful or tense; others poignant, cheerful or exhilarating.
The Man Who Saw Too Many Goshawks
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This publication is about my many years of observing goshawks and it is geared toward hawk watchers and birders. I am of the opinion that very few birders will ever become hawk watchers.
Raising Working Dog Puppies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A comprehensive guide and set of step-by-step instructions showing anyone how to raise their puppy to be a usable Police, Service, or Detection working dog, The authors shows how to raise your dog using humane, loving, successful training that produces top quality results.
Monarch Butterfly, Monarch Butterfly Migration, Facts, Life Cycle, What Do They Eat, Habitat
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This book covers many topics about the monarch butterfly, including migration, interesting facts, their life cycle, what they eat, their habitat and many other aspects of their lives. They are on the endangered butterfly list and you’ll discover why, and also how important the milkweed plant is to them. Written in an easy style, it goes into detail about many things including conservation.
How I bought a cow-- and donated its calf
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
When Shoba Narayan moved to India from New York, she didn't think she would buy a cow. She had heard of India's holy cows, of course; encountered them on India's chaotic roads, mooed at them even. Shoba believed in India's Holy Cows. As a lifelong vegetarian, she didn't go so far as to worship the cow. She merely desisted from eating them. Enter Sarala, a milk-lady with a proposition.
Packy & Me
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
On April 14, 1962, the birth of a precocious pachyderm captivated the world. The elephant--Portland, Oregon's own Packy--garnered national and international attention as the first captive elephant born in an American in 44 years. In the face of an unsettling time in Vietnam and rising racial tensions, America needed a distraction.
Sue Weaver's Goat Book: Goat Lyrics and Lore, Goat Pictures and Prose, and a Passel of Goat Keeping Tips
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sue Weaver has written 11 print books about farm animals including two goat books for Storey Publishing and another for BowTie Press. Goats are her passion. This ebook is a collection of all things goaty including an introduction to goatkeeping and hundreds of goat keeping tips, plus lots of photos and fun stuff goat fanciers are sure to adore.
True North
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The saga of a Canada goose, along with a host of other geese and ducks, who demonstrates the importance of kin and clan. 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.
A Message to God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The saga of a bald eagle, Native American Thunderbird, messenger to the gods, and national symbol of the United States, who offers comfort to a child. 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.
Ancient Memories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The saga of a gunshot crow, who chooses freedom with uncertainty over comfort and safety in captivity, leaving a gift before he goes. 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.
Of Bullies and Bandaids
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Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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.
Dog Care an D I Y Organic Medications
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Lower your veterinary bills Learn to organically heal your animals Learn to bath & groom your dog for good health Learn Aromatherapy cures. Robyna has been using Aromatherapy lotions and potions in her Beauty Salons and on her animals for over 40 years.Her grandfather taught her a great deal about holistic healing and later she studied Aromatherapy at Nature Care College.
The Way of the Dog
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: 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.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Kennel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(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!
Once There Was A Street Dog That Followed Me Home: The Beginning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
My life in animal rescue began by encountering a badly wounded dog while hiking in the Colorado Desert, the victim of a coyote. As he began his healing process, I proceeded to come across, and invite into my life, a congregation of the liveliest, sweetest and saddest homeless furry friends (and some not so furry) one would ever hope to meet. This is our story.
Crazy Bitch: Living with Canine Compulsive Disorder
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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.
Timo der schwarze Kater
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: German. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Eine Katze bestimmt ihren Weg! Katzen sind eigenwillig, TIMO war noch eigenwilliger, er wollte sich nicht den Menschen fügen, sondern selber wählen, wo, und bei wem er wohnen und leben wollte.Und er gab nie auf, bis er sein Ziel erreicht hatte!Er konnte sich aber auch anpassen, wenn er das wollte, achtete sehr darauf, nichts falsch zu machen und entwickelte dabei erstaunliche Fähigkeiten.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: 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.
Feathers: A Comedic Ornithological Melodrama
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A retired professor revisits the Pacific to update his famous book on island birds, but in a comedy of errors he inadvertently foils a revolution--and also finds romance. Great fun!
A Dog From Spain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Dramatic and funny story set in the south of Spain about the rescue of abandoned dogs. Trying to save the stray animals roaming the countryside, Belinda joins hands with PAWS, a local animal rescue centre.Coming from a world of glamour and showbusiness, she finds herself in the dust and heat of Andalucia almost homeless herself, when a dog called Girl crosses her path...