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A Treasure Chest of Ferret Musings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
It's strange places your mind will take you – and often unbidden – when you start thinking about pet ferrets. But it's all good and all fun . . . most of the time. Anyhow, here's our fun and informative compendium of ferret musings. Inside, you'll find: What is a Ferret? Basic Ferret-Ownership Facts Some Interesting and Odd Ferret Facts Why a Ferret? My Husband's Take on Pet Ferrets And more.
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!
100 Interesting Facts about Animals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
'100 Interesting Facts about Animals' : the title says all. Here are 100 fun facts about various animals brought to you by Deca Fact. Here are some facts that you never thought of, facts that will surely amaze you. We have carefully researched and handpicked these fact, so you can when you read this, your mind will say - "Wow !". So sit back and enjoy this amazing ride !
Axolotl Care Guide
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A care guide for keeping, breeding and raising axolotls from the country's most trusted breeder.
Bottlekatz A Complete Care Guide for Orphan Kittens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Samati Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A complete care guide for orphan kittens, including information on determining their ages, how to handle all basic care needs, supplies and materials needed, information on normal growth stages and routine health problems. It even includes information on how and where to get additional, hands-on assistance in raising the kittens and suggestions on how to get them into good adoptive homes.
The Hummingbird Rescue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
When two baby hummingbirds were mysteriously snatched from their nest it led to a frantic search to find the tiny babies before they starved to death. The Hummingbird Rescue tells how a California couple went from casual observers to self-appointed guardians in the lives of two very helpless tiny creatures. A true and heartwarming story of compassion, caring and community.
Just Like Us 2 - More Elephant Fun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Elephants, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
More lively, funny and engaging action photographs of baby elephants. Each page has a photograph and a word describing the baby elephant activity taking place. Encourages word recognition and association. Builds confidence using nature and fun. 38 Pages, 35 photographs, 34 words. A classic collection of unique photographs presented in such a way to engage any child. Classic learning with nature.
Just Like Us - Elephant Word Fun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Elephants, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Lively, cute and engaging baby elephant photographs with single word text. Encourages word recognition and fun with nature. 38 Pages, 35 photographs, 34 words. A classic collection of unique photographs presented in such a way to engage any child. Similarities between baby elephants and human activity are implied by the words, engaging the child, encouraging exploring the mind and imagination.
Ibis Snakes
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Scared of snakes? Interested in them? Ibis Snakes is a great educational book on our often misunderstood and usually feared snakes. This book does not aim to make you love snakes or become a fan of them, but rather for the reader to respect and learn the importance of their necessary role in our fragile ecosystem.
Alligators
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Alligators have an "armored" body with a very strong flat tail. The alligator’s skin, on the back, is armored with bony plates, which acts as steel plating to protect the alligator from predators, other alligators and even humans that may be hunting them.
The Chronicle Years
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
(3.00 from 1 review)
For a decade, between the late 1970s and the equally late 1980s, I was honored to publish several brief articles in the excellent equestrian magazine, The Chronicle of the Horse. Their superb editors also accepted, albeit with what reluctance they were too generous to admit, a number of my scribbled poems, more properly described as doggerel. This ebook is a compilation of those works.
Aquariums for Sharks: Pet Sharks and Shark Fish Care; The Complete Owner's Guide
Price: $5.47 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Everything you need to know about keeping sharks and shark fish in your home aquarium. Includes shark care, pet shark species, shark fish, aquarium tank maintenance, equipment, water chemistry, feeding and diet,health, lifespan, shark profiles and breeding.
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!
Equine ER: Stories From a Year in the Life of an Equine Veterinary Hospital
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
New York Times best-selling author Susan Richards calls Equine ER "as thrilling and drama-filled as any of the popular hospital shows on television today." Equine ER explores the power of the human-horse connection, through the lens of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, one of the top horse hospitals in the world. The book follows a team of elite veterinarians passionately committed to their work.
The Dog with Two Lives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Scamp is a Jack Russell of dubious breeding and unconventional colors who doesn’t let that stop him from being determined to come home with us. Once ensconced in our hearts, he embarks on a series of hair-raising adventures, one of which results in his premature first death.
Introducing the Water Buffalo
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Sue Weaver has been writing professionally for over 40 years. She has hundreds of published magazine articles, 5 Smashwords ebooks, and 11 print books about farm animals to her credit. Sue fell in love with water buffaloes after writing a Hobby Farms magazine article about them. After reading this free ebook, she hopes you will too.
Packy & Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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.
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 and 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.
39 Ways Not to Kill Your Best Friend
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Many of us share our lives with dogs, but how much do we really know about our four-legged friends? "39 Ways To Not Kill Your Best Friend", by Dr Judith Samson-French is a must-read for all dog lovers. , 39 Ways shares stories of companion dogs that have tragically died – or narrowly escaped death – at the hands of well-meaning owners. What you learn here could save your pet's life.
Ants, Aphids and the Gold(m)an Sac(h)s
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.