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Raising Working Dog Puppies
By Bob Taylor
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
By Harry Goldcroft
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
By Shoba Narayan
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.
The Pet Psychic Collection
By Jeanne Miller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,990. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
The Pet Psychic Collection contains my first two books which both recount my experiences as a pet psychic medium. The Pet Psychic Diaries and Pet Chatter contain pictures as well as stories of the many wonderful conversations I've had with our furred, feathered, and fanged pets.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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.
Packy & Me
By Patricia Maberry
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.
Slaves of Our Affection: The Myth of the Happy Pet
By Charles Danten
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,640. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
So you think that having pets is beneficial to both people and animals? And that pets enjoy an easy life? Think again! Former longtime veterinarian Charles Danten asks us to set aside preconceived ideas to take an honest look at what underlies our love of the animals we hold dearest.
Sue Weaver's Goat Book: Goat Lyrics and Lore, Goat Pictures and Prose, and a Passel of Goat Keeping Tips
By Sue Weaver
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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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.
Human Views and Equine Behavior
By Janice Ladendorf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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. Category: 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.
True North
By Jacqueline Carl
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
By Jacqueline Carl
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
By Jacqueline Carl
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
By Jacqueline Carl
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.
Dogs With No Names
By Judith Samson-French
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
On the vast reserve lands of N America roam millions of unwanted dogs - “dogs with no names”, no homes, no one to love them. In a bold trial venture to curb their populations, Dr Judith Samson-French reveals to us the mysteries of canines gone wild. Brought to life through vivid photographs, these compelling stories carry a powerful message. These unforgettable animals will stay with you forever.
Dog Care an D I Y Organic Medications
By Robyna Smith-Keys
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.
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. Category: 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.
The Care and Feeding of 25 Popular Exotic Animals & Exotic Pets – Animal Facts On Chinchillas to Crocodiles and the Tortoise to the Tiger, and Every Exotic Pet in Between
By G.T. Bankson
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What species of exotic animals you want to adopt as pet should be decided upon. Then, understand the qualities, needs, and problems related to the particular animal like humans are different from the other, so are animals. A brochure or a website might give a generalized view. But only when an in-depth study of the individual animal is done its true personality can be determined.
Whispers from the Wild
By Jacqueline Carl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,570. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The American Wildlife Foundation is a place where people come to help animals, and along the way they usually end up helping each other and themselves.