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Animal Flatmates: Deep into their minds by Rachele Malavasi (editor)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
In our city, building, or even our own apartment live visible and invisible species with incredible cognitive skills: pets (dogs, cats, and reptiles kept as exotic pets), animals exploited for their meat (chickens, fish), engaged in work with humans (horses), or living in our houses unknown to the tenants (fruit flies). We provide an overview of these species’ cognitive skills and their ontogeny.
AVMA Guidelines for the Humane Slaughter of Animals (2016 edition) by AVMA
Price: Free! Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.
Wild at Heart: Adolescents: Horses & Other Kindred Spirits by Heather H. Kirby
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Heather Kirby's insightful, groundbreaking guide for better understanding the dynamics behind the often mystifying behavior of adolescents. By highlighting similarities between horses and teens, Heather presents a unique perspective on both and challenges us to better appreciate the forces at play during the tumultuous stage of adolescence.
Because They Needed Me: Rita Miljo and the Orphaned Baboons of South Africa by Micheal Blumenthal
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
In May of 2007, noted American poet and novelist and son of Holocaust refugees Michael Blumenthal went to South Africa to volunteer at C.A.R.E., a rehabilitation center for orphaned and injured baboons founded by Rita Miljo. Rita was a Lithuanian-born childhood member of the Hitler Youth who had gone on to have a life as adventure-filled as Beryl Markham’s in West With the Night.
Do Dogs Go To Heaven? Eternal Answers For Animal Lovers Third Edition by Jean Holmes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,450. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Science and 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 Wild Horse Dilemma: Conflicts and Controversies of the Atlantic Coast Herds by Synclitic Media LLC
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 227,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A vivid portrait of threatened wild horses and the changing islands that are their home. Explores the complexities of these controversial herds: history and genetics, management conflicts, what these horses signify and what they tell us about ourselves. Clear, engaging prose and more than 250 photographs. Meticulously referenced. Award Winning!
A Healing Haven - Saving Horses and Humans at RVR Horse Rescue by Shirley Alarie
Series: Lemons to Lemonade. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Discover the magical effect the beautiful equines of RVR Horse Rescue imprint on their caregivers, blurring the lines of who was saving whom. Enjoy the riveting saga of Shawn Jayroe and her Horse Angels who are tackling equine neglect and abuse one desperate animal at a time. A Healing Haven is an inspiring true story and a reminder that it is in giving that we receive life’s greatest blessings.
The Evolution of Fatherhood by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Relationships and 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.
White German Shepherd. White German Shepherd Dog Complete Owners Manual. White German Shepherd book for care, costs, feeding, grooming, health and training. by AAV Publishing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
White German Shepherd. White German Shepherd Dog Complete Owners Manual. White German Shepherd book for care, costs, feeding, grooming, health and training.
Backyard Bigfoot: The True Story of Stick Signs, UFOs & the Sasquatch by Lisa A. Shiel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Backyard Bigfoot presents startling evidence that the hairy creatures who lurk in our world's backcountry represent more than a figment of our collective imagination. Bigfoot expert Lisa A. Shiel lays out the evidence—physical and photographic, ancient and modern—to prove that Bigfoot and its kin all over the world stand closer to us than we ever imagined.
Forbidden Bigfoot: Exposing the Controversial Truth about Sasquatch, Stick Signs, UFOs, Human Origins, and the Strange Phenomena in Our Own Backyards by Lisa A. Shiel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Lisa A. Shiel—author of the acclaimed Backyard Bigfoot—presents the uncensored facts about Bigfoot in a meticulously researched, no-holds-barred exploration of the phenomenon. Forbidden Bigfoot exposes the startling connections between Sasquatch and other unexplained phenomena, from UFOs and fairies to stick signs and crop-circle-like formations.
The Wild Excellence: Notes from Untamed America by Leslie Patten
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
For the past 9 years I have lived in some of the wildest country in North America—the Absaroka mountains adjacent to Yellowstone National Park. The Wild Excellence is the story of my love of Land, the necessity for large tracts of wild lands and wildlife, and how I was transformed through direct connection with the natural world.
Communicating with Orcas: The Whales' Perspective by Mary J Getten
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Communicating with Orcas is the true story of an amazing journey into the unknown world of whales. It unlocks many mysteries of orca life and death. It is a moving description of a close family group in which all members travel, eat, play, and even sleep together. It takes you inside their world, allowing you to see things from their perspective and to understand their way of life---the orca way.
Diary of an Airedale - a terrier's tale (Airedale Diaries series volume I) the story of a dog's first year by P. J. Erickson
Series: Airedale diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
It’s a dog’s life, or is it? Alf is an arrogant young pup with no idea his short life is about to be turned upside down. Follow his adventures as he is torn away from home and starts life's journey, learning along the way about love and kindness, pain and terror, joy and despair. Ever wish your dog could talk? Just listen and you'll find we are not so different after all.
Your Pet’s Peeves: What Your Pet’s Issues Say About You by Anastasia Nikolskaya
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Allwrite Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Dr. Anastasia Nikolskaya says pet owners who complain about a problematic pet are often surprised to discover they are the basis for the issue. Using fascinating cases and interviews from her practice as an animal psychologist, the book describes problems as: an “animal” issue; a “human” issue; or an issue with both parties. Ultimately, you get a book that betters both your pet and you.
Coated With Fur: A Blind Cat's Love by Kristen Nelson, D.V.M.
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 105,950. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Coated With Fur: A Blind Cat’s Love continues the story of a young woman who opened a veterinary hospital in Burnsville, Minn. Marvel when a blind cat helps Adam overcome a physical limitation. Follow Kris as she tries to collect a semen sample from Ivan the shy Doberman and delivers Ashley’s adorable golden retriever puppies. Through this book, experience the sheer joy of being a veterinarian.
Equine ER: Stories From a Year in the Life of an Equine Veterinary Hospital by Leslie Guttman
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.
Human Views and Equine Behavior by Janice Ladendorf
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 by Judith Samson-French
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.
Think Like Your Dog - And Enjoy the Rewards by Dianna M. Young
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and 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.