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Chasing the Wind By Jean Boileau
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A look into the social, behavioral and psychological world of feral cats. What makes a colony? Are they a society onto themselves? Feral cat colonies are inter weaved as is our society with... More > personalities and unique character traits. Chasing the Wind leads you along a journey through a care giver's personal life and the lessons of life; compassion, love, loss, and hope. A must read for anyone in the animal rescue world, for anyone who has ever cared for a animal and/or human and for any age.< Less
Controlled Aggression By Girard Bradshaw
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K9 Training manual for professional police and protection trainers. This book covers K9 selection, drive development, human focused aggression, out on command redirects and call offs. Appendicies... More > cover European dog sports, using the electronic collar, and attentive heeling for police K9 and sport competition.< Less
"Stop!" How to control predatory chasing in dogs By David Ryan CCAB
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Throwing a ball for a game of chase is an enjoyable and rewarding experience for many owners and their dogs. For other owners canine chase behaviour turns into a nightmare when their dog chases... More > cyclists, cars or sheep. When their dogs choose what to chase it can compromise owners financially, cause the target severe injury or even death, and threaten the life of the dog. A good trainer or behaviour counsellor needs to be able to address inappropriate predatory chase behaviour swiftly and effectively. This book looks at the reasons for the problem, the more effective solutions and how to alter the behaviour.< Less
The Animal Reiki Handbook - Finding Your Way With Reiki in Your Local Shelter, Sanctuary or Rescue By Kathleen Prasad
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Filled with practical tips and expert advice, this book will help give you the confidence you need to help the animals who need it most! Animal Reiki Teacher Kathleen Prasad has written the first... More > eight chapters, with additional author contributions from SARA shelter staff members, SARA Reiki practitioners and a veterinarian. The book includes an introduction to the organization, mission and code of ethics of SARA, the Shelter Animal Reiki Association. Also covered is an introduction to animal Reiki, guidelines for working within shelters, considerations for treating in a variety of environments, and a list of activities to “get started.” The last part of the book has been provided by other SARA members and includes animal Reiki cartoon art, practical considerations for Reiki treatments of fearful cats and dogs and a Q and A section. If you are a Reiki practitioner hoping to reach out to a shelter, sanctuary or rescue organization in your area, this book is for you!< Less
Raising Cats Naturally: How to care for your cat the way nature intended By Michelle T. Bernard
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Michelle Bernard has a rare gift for putting in plain words extraordinarily effective and levelheaded ways to properly care for cats. Steering clear of faddish, dangerous trends and dissecting the... More > oodles of misinformation that has regrettably become the norm in mainstream advice on animal nutrition, she shines most conspicuously on the issue of a proper feline diet. By giving the reader a common-sense, straightforward strategy for preparing a diet that is based solely on the nutritional requirements of true carnivores, her book is a must-have for anyone committed to building and maintaining glowing good health for cats.< Less
Positive Police Dogs: Philosophy By Guy Williams
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Positive Police Dogs is a series of books aimed at the training of dogs for law enforcement but is equally as relevant for military,security,working, sport or even pet dogs. As the name suggests,... More > the emphasis is on the use of positive reinforcement training in order to produce well controlled, confident dogs. This first book in the series sets out the ideas and principles involved, and provides the bedrock upon which the further books are based.< Less
The Guide to Training an Autism Assistance Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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This book covers everything you will need to know to train a dog for a family member or friend that struggles with autism. Service dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences... More > in potty training, controlled loading and unloading from vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay ouf of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other animals while working as a service dog. Instruction is given on advanced obedience for public access as well as specialized tasks to assist with the disability. Service dog etiquette, management and laws are also discussed.< Less
Training Your Own Psychiatric Service Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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This book covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and life-changing assistance tasks to... More > help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading out of vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, assistance with crowd control, deep pressure therapy, medical alert for panick/anxiety attacks or flashbacks, searching for lost items, going around corners in advance of you, bracing, checking your house for intruders, as well as advanced service dog obedience. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
Positive Police Dogs: How to raise a working puppy By Guy Williams
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This book in the series talks you through the process of raising a puppy to become suitable for further training as a patrol dog. It draws on the theories set out in Positive Police Dogs: Philosphy
A Guide to Training Your Own Seizure Assistance and Alert Dog By Katie Gonzalez, CDT
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The Director of Little Angels Service Dogs covers everything you will need to know from selecting a dog for the type of assistance you need, to training advanced obedience for public access, and... More > life-changing assistance tasks to help you with day-to-day life. Service Dog training varies greatly from pet dog training with differences in potty training, controlled loading and unloading from vehicles and public transportation, training to stay under restaurant tables and under chairs to stay out of aisle ways in public, and how to behave around people and other dogs while working as a service dog in the public setting. Specialized tasks include teaching your dog public access skills, alerting to and recognizing seizures, training to go get help, bring the phone, or dial a service dog telephone, bracing for balance, and deep pressure therapy for assistance during and after a seizure. Service dog etiquette, management, and laws are discussed.< Less
Eclectus Diets 2nd Edition By Kim Forster
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2nd Edition, Eclectus Parrots contains the same information as the first book plus more has been added including, Super foods, more on aromatherapy, correct dieting to avoid unwanted hormones and... More > more.< Less
Buck By Bruce L. Barber
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Life story about a complete Labrador Retriever that became the foundation for a wonderful 14 year journey that led to raising labs and training for waterfowl and upland game. Buck was a complete Lab... More > touching the lives of every man woman and child that he touched. A class example of the human animal connect Hunter companion and wonderful family dog that lived his life with loyalty and dignity Sire of a great string of Labs that all earned a place in the hearts of the Barber family leaving profound memories behind. Never to be forgotten< Less
Balanced Beekeeping II: Managing the Top Bar Hive By Philip Chandler
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If The Barefoot Beekeeper was the harbinger of the 'natural beekeeping' movement, then this is the workshop manual. Together with its companion volume - Balanced Beekeeping I: Building a Top Bar... More > Hive - this book will lead you gently into a fascinating relationship with the most engaging of nature's workers: the honeybee. The author draws on 15 years of experience with many types of hive in the both amateur and professional beekeeping contexts. You will want this book beside you for years to come!< Less
Freedom Road - A Feral Cat Novel By Jean Boileau
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Freedom Road follows Bandit, Ella, Andy, Blue and a few other feral cats who have been driven out of their home from the city and made their way along miles of adventures. You, the reader, will be... More > taken along this journey, its joys, sorrows, laughter, dangers, love and perseverance of the feral soul that never gives up.< Less
Loving the Feral Soul By Jean Boileau
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Loving the Feral Soul takes you on a journey through the lives of feral cats. It is a journey that will make you laugh, cry, and realize and understand the depth of compassion and hope. Through... More > the spiritual approach, these lives will touch your heart.< Less
Japanese Akita Judge's Education Guide By Hope Yoneshige, Julia Cooper, Kathy Gima
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If you're interested in the Japanese Akita, this book is a must-have addition to your reference library. The Japanese Akita Club of America's Official Guide to Judging the Japanese Akita breaks down... More > the standard for conformation judges, exhibitors, breeders and newcomers to the breed. It "not only exposes the reader to the breed but also dispels much of the misinformation found online" (from the Forward). The commentary on the Japanese Akita standard is based on decades of studying materials from the Akita Inu Hozonkai (AKIHO), the world's oldest and most prestigious Akita breed preservation society, and conferring with AKIHO, Federation Cynologique International, United Kennel Club, Japan Kennel Club and American Kennel Club judges in addition to input from experienced and reputable breeders. This comprehensive guide contains English-language commentary, photos and illustrations. Partial proceeds from the sales of this book go to JACA Cares to fund breed-specific rescue operations.< Less
The Parson's Corner 2014-2015 By Linda Edwards
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Official yearbook for the PRTAA for years 2014/2015. National championship photos, new titles.
Memory Speaks (Color) By Marjorie Sargent
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These true narratives according to the memory of the author on the profound impact animals have had on her life, as well as many people she encountered. All proceeds of sales goes to Service Dogs of... More > Virginia.< Less
Working With Wild Horses, Second Edition By Nancy Kerson
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How to gentle and train wild horses (Mustangs, Brumbies) This new, improved Second edition includes an expanded adoption and training section, plus Wild Horse History.
Living With Great Danes By Jill Swedlow
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If you're looking for a complete book that covers the subject of Great Dane dogs, this is it. You will learn what it's really like living with these huge guys. The author has been involved with the... More > breed for almost 40 years. This has included living with, showing, breeding, and judging. She is the breeder of multiple AKC Champions. This book is an update to the original which was entitled, The Great Dane: Model of Nobility. Much of the content is the same but has been brought up-to-date. Also the interior is in full color. Whether you're just researching the breed or have been involved with it for a long time, it's likely that you'll find this book useful. Many people involved with the breed have recommended the original (Model of Nobility) to their puppy purchasers as being the 'bible' of Great Danes.< Less
Open Paw Shelter Manual By Colleen Boyle, Kelly Gorman
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Imagine walking into an animal shelter where all is quiet and it smells good. Dogs are peacefully lounging on beds chewing on delectable food-stuffed chew toys or sitting calmly at the front of their... More > kennels wagging “Hello” at passers by. Cats are curled up in beds on elevated platforms or batting at dangling catnip toys. Volunteers are busily training dogs and teaching young, playful cats to retract their claws before getting over-excited. This is a shelter where people come for miles, clamoring to adopt the friendly, well-trained residents. These are cats and dogs that will easily settle into their new, permanent homes. This is a shelter where everyone who walks in, walks out more aware of companion animals’ needs. This is an Open Paw shelter. The Open Paw Shelter Manual is a practical guide that offers clear, step-by-step instructions for implementing this revolutionary program in your shelter. It is a must have for shelters that want to make a difference!< Less
Raising Cats Naturally: How to care for your cat the way nature intended By Michelle T. Bernard
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Michelle Bernard has a rare gift for putting in plain words extraordinarily effective and levelheaded ways to properly care for cats. Steering clear of faddish, dangerous trends and dissecting the... More > oodles of misinformation that has regrettably become the norm in mainstream advice on animal nutrition, she shines most conspicuously on the issue of a proper feline diet. By giving the reader a common-sense, straightforward strategy for preparing a diet that is based solely on the nutritional requirements of true carnivores, her book is a must-have for anyone committed to building and maintaining glowing good health for cats.< Less