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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.
True North
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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
Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: 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 and D I Y Organic Medications
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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
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.
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
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,570. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Kennel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: German. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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...
Kitty 911, a guide to caring for and rehabilitating street cats
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is a how-to of cat rescue. How to tell a stray from a neighborhood cat. Rehabilitating cats, how to feed them up again. Everything I know from too many years of rescue, all in one book, at your finger tips.