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Just Kidding: Stories and Reflections on Goats Giving Birth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Since 2006, Deborah Niemann has been chronicling the births of goats on Antiquity Oaks Farm. In this ebook, she retells some of those stories and honestly discusses what went well and what didn't, what should have been done differently and what would not have mattered. You'll read 17 stories of goat births, from normal to tragic, including two c-sections.
Incubating Chicken Eggs: A Guide to Hatching Your Own Chickens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Hatching chicks is very rewarding and not difficult but there is a need to pay attention to details. Incubating Chickens gives all the detail needed to a successful hatch. Humidity and temperature are critical. If there are little chickies in your future, this is the handbook you need.
Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook walks beginners through perfecting the incubating and hatching process so they can enjoy the exhilaration of the hatch without the angst of dead chicks. 92 full color photos bring incubation to life, while charts, diagrams, and tables provide the data you need to accomplish a hatch rate of 85% or more. Hatch healthy homegrown chicks!
How To Mix Feed Rations With The Pearson Square: grains, protein, calcium, phosphorous, balance, & more
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Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This step by step guide discusses the Pearson Square, how to use it to mix your own feed rations, and why you should. Includes how to read feed bag labels and what they mean, the different types of protein, how to select the right feeds for different species, plus feeding to prevent hypocalcemia, pregnancy toxemia, and urinary calculi. Includes protein, calcium, and phosphorous content charts.
How To Make a Buck Rag & other good things to know about breeding your goats
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Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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Ever wonder how to tell if your doe is ready for that buck? Detecting whether a doe is in heat may be obvious, or it may not. This little eBook tells you how to know when your doe is in heat, how to tell when your buck is in rut, how to make a buck rag, how to test for pregnancy, how to calculate kidding dates, and more.
Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: Taking Care of Them in Australia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
'Netherland Dwarf Rabbits: taking care of them in Australia' is the first in the Miniature for Life Series, published by Labyrinth Press. This book features images in the style of Anne Geddes and shows the reader how to raise Netherland Dwarf rabbits in an Australian climate while demonstrating what it is you need to feed, house and take care of them.
Alaskan Steller Sea Lion Population Decline: An Economic Analysis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This paper examines market solutions to stem the decline of Alaskan Steller sea lion populations due to overfishing, reviewing the possibility of taxation and quota systems.
The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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The Ultimate Guide to Eclectus Parrots is a comprehensive eBook dedicated to assisting companion Eclectus owners. Penned by an Eclectus specialist and self confessed parrot addict, the Author writes in a friendly easy to read manner. She provides information and advice based on over a decade of experience keeping and breeding companion Eclectus parrots.
Jumbo Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Find out what it's like to be loved by an Elephant! Love Animal Sanctuary - Chiang Mai, Thailand 'Home for abused animals' It presently houses over ninety animals, all formerly unwanted or abused, domestic pets, farm animals and some wildlife. Twenty
six cows, bulls and buffalos who escaped the slaughter house, also reside there. All the bulls have been sterilized. This is their home for life. Lov
Teacup Pigs in the Home and in the Wild
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Book 1 of the 'Teacup Pig Series': Get a unique insight into the nature of miniature pigs in Nature! Understand them and their needs to make them happy and loving members of your family. Why are they such popular pets, and ideal for town houses? What are 'teacup', 'micro', 'nano', 'pocket', and 'potbelly' pigs? What and where are the smallest pigs in the world? How can you find honest breeders?
Wild Cow (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 2)
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Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The second installment in a series of short nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. This tale is an old story about catching a cow who mysteriously became wild.
FishLore.com's Saltwater Aquarium & Reef Tank Book
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Price: Free! Words: 152,760. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Provides saltwater aquarium and reef tank information to those new to the saltwater aquarium hobby. Setup information, fish profiles, coral profiles, equipment guides and more.
Horses - For Kids - Amazing Animal Books for Young Readers
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Series: Amazing Animal Books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Bestselling author John Davidson presents "Horses - For Kids – Amazing Animal Books For Young Readers". Beautiful Pictures and easy reading format will help children fall in love with horses. This is one of over 30 books in the Amazing Animal Books for Young Readers Series. The series is known as one of the most beautiful animal book series.
Beekeeping And You
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
You have decided that you want to raise honeybees. That's a wonderful choice and one that will be fun. Few creatures on earth have the energy of the honeybees. Not many creatures can produce at least 5 products for the enjoyment and health of mankind, but honeybees can and do; honey, wax, pollen, royal jelly & propolis. A true blessing to mankind. So, without further ado, let's get started...
Death To The Honeybees
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
It is always enjoyable to sit to the side of a hive and watch the worker bees. On sunny days one can watch these beautiful little golden balls of light fly in the entrance with their loads of nectar and pollen. We will miss them terribly if they should disappear. Join me as we explore what is happening to the honeybee populations throughout the earth...
Boa Care Made Easy
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Boas and pythons are among the most popular species of snakes kept in captivity, but like all exotic pets they require specific husbandry. With over 25 years experience keeping reptiles, the author guides you through every step from choosing the right species and a healthy specimen, through housing, feeding, handling and even breeding.
The Building Blocks of the Cattle Business: The Complete Series
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Price: $42.00 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The reason for publishing these Ebook's is to share 30 years of experience in livestock production and management, thus providing “no nonsense” Ebook's that limit the technical jargon and bring forth a greater understanding for all.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Military Working Dogs Field Manual - FM 3-19.17 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Military Working Dogs Field Manual (FM 3-19.17) addresses the current capabilities of the Military Police Working Dog Program as well as the potential for future applications.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Veterinary Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Field Manual - FM 8-10-18 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Veterinary Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Field Manual (FM 8-10-18 covers the role of veterinary support in military operations.
How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
The sample download is not fully representative of the contents, which is a synopsis of 60 years farming and gardening in several countries and is the base for suggestions that can be used by those with less experience. For a better guide see my blog "Snippets" published in June 2013. It is particularly useful for first time owners and novice food growers. 140k words.