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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 Hive... More > - 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
The New Betta By Victoria Parnell
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Ever wonder why your betta sometimes has bubbles in his bowl? Or what exactly a Halfmoon is? Show winning breeder Victoria Parnell will take you step-by-step through the process of selecting a betta... More > to buy, breeding, raising fry, feeding, and medicating. Also includes detailed information on the latest finnage variations, including Halfmoon, Crowntail, and Doubletail, and a basic tutorial into betta colors and genetics. A must-read for any betta lover!< Less
Instinct or Intellect? - A Comprehensive Study of the Intelligence and Emotions of the Animal Kingdom By Kristen Umling
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Many people argue that animals just have amazing instincts, either put there by God or developed through the process of evolution. So you must decide: Is it intellect, or simply instinct? Do animals... More > truly understand concepts in the same way humans do? Do they have the ability to learn and apply their knowledge to solve practical problems? Throughout this book, many stories will be presented; some will touch your heart and some will raise questions. Every story is a true and accurate account of an event that took place, which leaves no room for exaggeration. In the end, you may look differently at your family pet.< Less
Medicine Horse Woman: Lessons On Spirituality and Healing from an Animal Communicator By Mary Marshall
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Mary Marshall, a nationally renowned animal communicator, takes readers on a fun-filled trip through the strange and fascinating world of animals. With clarity, humor and candor, she coaches readers... More > in the art of interspecies communication, providing plenty of practical advice and how-to’s for living a more fulfilling life with pets. She shares wisdom learned from ten years of healing animals and people, both physically and emotionally. The author introduces readers to Natalie, the Medicine Horse, an unusual creature who propelled Mary into the realm of spirit and intuition. Natalie’s gifts as a healer and intuitive counselor to humans on subjects such as health, nutrition, spiritual and personal matters, are all revealed. Detailed healing exercises and medicinal uses for crystals, as prescribed by the four-legged shaman, are included for the reader’s reference.< 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
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
1001 Places to Pee Before You Die By Mari K. Eder
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OK, let's remember. Benson is a dog, no matter what he thinks you ought to think. He's a big-ish Miniature Schnauzer with the same goofy haircut all of his kin seem to affect, fuzzy at both ends... More > and high-and-tight in between. He's bright, bossy, opinionated, demanding, and spoiled, a bit of a softy, an eternal teenager and an aggressive defender of his turf. He sees himself as a ladies man. He has his "papers" and retains all his original issue equipment and attitude. And, he writes, sort of. Make that "he dictates" in more ways than one to his human, Mari K. Eder. He calls her "Mama," because she's the Alpha dog in his pack, but he aspires greatly to his rightful status as Head Dog. All this is reflected in his monthly letters to his "grandparents," the North Carolina couple who were his breeders and caregivers. The letters are whimsical, autobiographical, filled with fantasy, wonder, and the reality of life as a geographically-circumscribed house dog.< Less
Watson's Journey To The Waiting Place By DeMaris Ide Krause Johnson
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This is a work of fiction. The names of the four-legged characters are real and have not been changed. For the most part the stories they tell about their previous lives are true. The biggest truth... More > of all being that if you ever are fortunate to be owned and loved by a dog, they will forever leave their paw prints on your heart.< 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
Puppy Savvy: The Pocket Guide to Raising Your Dog Without Going Bonkers By Barbara Shumannfang
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Is your puppy biting, chewing, barking, jumping up, peeing indoors, or pulling on leash? Using the kind methods and humor she has shared with her dog-training clients since 1999, Barbara Shumannfang... More > helps you solve your puppy problems. No bribes, no bullying. Learn to customize your training and socialization plan according to your pup’s personality. Learn to use your pup’s natural needs as powerful motivators to build good habits. “This is the one training book I wish could go home with every new shelter adoption. This fast, funny, and thorough guide for new puppy owners contains humane, intelligent and effective answers to all the common questions that arise when someone has a new puppy. If every breeder and animal shelter could hand out this book along with every puppy, there'd be fewer problem dogs and far fewer dogs surrendered to animal shelters.” --Sue Sternberg, Innovator in the field of shelter dog welfare, author, and creator of the Dog Park Assistant iPhone App and GreatDogProductions.com< Less
A Bell A Bone & A Heart By Chelle Hart
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This is the story of my dog, Jack of Harts. Jack is a little dog with a big story to tell.
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
Take Control, But Don't Lose Control: Help for People With Dogs That Are Excellent Human Trainers By Michele Godlevski
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This book is for the person who feels that perhaps their dog has trained the family, rather than the family training the dog. Common behavior problems, like stealing, mouthing, and other... More > attention-seeking behaviors are covered. Positive reinforcement-based methodology. Author is a Certified Canine Behavior Consultant with over 20 years of experience as a professional dog trainer.< Less
Feline Constipation By Pat Erickson
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Constipation is not only miserable for cats, it is unhealthy. Constipation can be the result of illness or disease and/or it can contribute to illness or disease. The best treatment for a constipated... More > cat is a human who understands how things work – how the digestive tract works, what poop is and is not, which remedies can help and which can harm or be ineffective.< Less
Equine Harmony Splenda's Special Moments By Patti Huber
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EQUINE HARMONY: Splenda's Special Moments highlights memorable events during the first four years in the life of a pretty spotted horse named Splenda. Splenda is a real horse. She is a red dun overo... More > mare registered with both the American Paint Horse Association and the Pinto Horse Association of America under the name OH WHATA SPLENDID ONE. The events in this book center around important lessons Splenda learns as she grows up.< Less
The 10 Irrefutable Laws of Horsemanship By Geoff Tucker, DVM
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An irrefutable law is a law that is impossible to deny or disprove. Gravity is an irrefutable law. We can circumvent this law if we apply power to an airplane. Then the law of lift prevails –... More > until power fails and the law of gravity takes over. With horses, there are certain laws that cannot be argued with. Often horse owners circumvent them as lift overrides gravity. But in the end, luck runs out. In this book, Laws 1 through 4 apply to the physical handling of the horse. Laws 5 through 10 are the psychological laws.< Less
Chalo Sulky Handbook By Daphne B. Lewis
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Chalo Sulky Handbook describes how to train a dog to pull a sulky. Much of the method is applicable to other pulling sports such as dog scootering and canicross. It is a companion book for people... More > buying sulkies and harnesses from Chalo Sulky.< Less
Frankie Finds Critter Camp By Beth Randall
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Heartwarming story of Frankie the ferret who loved his person Mindy, but when she could no longer care for him he found himself lost and alone. Follow Frankie as he heads out to find Critter Camp,... More > where animals have a place to live out their lives when no one else will care for them. Along the way, Frankie meets other former pets like himself, each with their own touching stories. This book is based on true stories of real-life animals that have been cared for at Critter Camp. All proceeds benefit the 300 rescued animals living their lives safe, happy and loved at Critter Camp Exotic Pet Sanctuary. www.crittercamp.org< 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
Small Dog, Big Adventures: Meet Lucie - My First Pet Ever! By Colette Stroffolino
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For author Colette Stroffolino, saying yes to adopting her first dog and welcoming a little furry ball of love into her life was one of the best decisions she ever made. She learned so much about... More > connection, unconditional love, responsibility, and joy, as well as how to grieve. Many questions came up for Stroffolino as she welcomed her first pet into her home. Lucie, a Chihuahua, was just four months old, so there was a huge learning curve involved. Small Dog, Big Adventures tells about the pair’s many adventures including a first trip to the veterinarian, finding a pet sitter, grooming, learning to use a leash, socializing a dog, traveling in an airplane, and more. Stroffolino’s life sure changed when she adopted a needy puppy! Communicating the joys and sorrows of pet ownership, Small Dog, Big Adventures is a heartfelt story about one girl’s adventures, and misadventures with first-time pet ownership.< Less
My Photo Book By Harold Geller
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Photographs of a dog named Claire. The sweetest dog there ever was. She left us too soon. She loved all people, all you had to do was scratch her, and she would be your friend. 4 March 2007 - 16... More > February 2017< Less
Joker's Tale By Giedrius Ploplys
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Horse stories of Indian Hill Farm. The curious ways of a Horse named Joker and the people who knew him.
The Waitstaff of Mar-a-Largo By Mark Young
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A new chapbook of political poetry by the well-published poet Mark Young.
Complicated Cats. The Picture Book By Sue Hopkins, Published 2017
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A photo book featuring all the cats from Complicated cats Sanctuary.
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.