All the info, now in a cost-friendly e-book! 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... More > step-by-step through the process of selecting a betta 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
Discover the secrets of a tropical fish expert. You will learn how to set up an aquarium and how to successfully keep beautiful and healthy fish. Included in Aquarium Secrets Revealed! are these free... More > bonuses.
• Quick Set Up Reference
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Each book also includes beautiful color pictures.< Less
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
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
"Dog Scooter" is a how-to book and an introduction to the sport of dog scootering. It describes the sport, the equipment needed including the dog himself, and how to train the dog. There... More > are numerous photos and mini-articles from people practicing the sport with their dogs.< Less
Homeopathy has a two-hundred year track record in helping people and animals to come through emergencies and common ailments. Christopher Day has condensed forty years of veterinary practice... More > experience into this ebook, to enable home treatment of the family pet, whether dog, cat, rabbit, budgerigar or tortoise, without danger of side effects and without risk of interfering with any concurrent veterinary drug medication. Fifty useful homeopathic medicines are briefly described and a treatment guide is given for scores of ailments and health problems. This is a handy ebook for anyone interested in self-help medication of their pets.
Enhance pet health and well-being, while reducing veterinary bills. This ebook will save its price many times over, the first time it is used.< Less
You may have a deaf dog, just discovered that you dog is becoming deaf or you may be looking after someone else’s deaf dog. Regardless of the circumstances in which you now find yourself you... More > will almost certainly experience some of the practical challenges in living with canine deafness. My own dog Sabrina was deaf for her entire life. In memory of my best friend and most loyal companion, Sabrina, I have written this book in the hope that other owners of deaf dogs can benefit from my own experiences of living with, training and caring for Sabrina throughout her life. The book is packed with useful, practical information and will help you to improve the quality of your deaf dog’s life Use hand signs with your dog Help you to avoid some of the pitfalls of living with canine deafness Avoid the most common communication errors between you and your deaf dog Ensure that others, especially children, know how to behave around your deaf dog. Introduce other pets to your deaf dog and much more...< Less
A Guide to Caring for Your Pet Chinchilla, provides an easy to follow description of all the necessities for enjoying and caring for your new found friend. I have owned and bred chinchillas for... More > several years and want to pass on the joys of chinchilla friendship for anyone who has one or is considering getting one.< Less
This is the ultimate best hamster book for all hamster owners since it provides lots of expert hamster advice. This hamster book will help you with most aspects of hamster housing, feeding a hamster,... More > hamster behaviour, hamster reproduction, hamster health and hamster important tips! This hamster book is also full of beautiful coloured hamster photos and also provides lots of natural remedies to use when a rodent vet is not available.< Less
Turacos, known also as touracos, go-away birds, and plantain-eaters, are beautiful African softbilled birds of the family Musophagidae that grace many zoological parks and some private aviaries... More > around the world.
Written by an aviculturist with twenty years of experience raising turacos, this book is filled with up-to-date information and over 175 color photographs on how to care for and breed these active and unique exotic birds. Each species and subspecies is examined, with details about their life in the wild and aviculture. Extensive information about diet, care, parentraising and handrearing turacos is covered, including a chapter on hybridizing. The beginning bird fancier as well as the experienced aviculturist will find this book interesting, enlightening, and useful.< Less
It's completely natural for dogs to bark, and it’s one of their most essential forms of communication after energy and body language. Dogs will bark as a warning, to guard their pack and... More > territory. They'll also bark to express excitement.
Those forms of barking are hardly ever a nuisance and don’t last for very long. That's the reason why nuisance barking generally has the same cause and the same solution. When a dog barks too much, it’s almost always telling you that he's bored and is searching for stimulation or a challenge.
Unavoidably, excessive barking signifies there's a problem with the human, and not the dog; there's something not balanced in the pack, so the dog’s needs are not being satisfied. The barking is the sole method the dog has to inform you something is wrong. This eBook will try to help you, dog owners, to figure out why your dog is barking excessively and what you can do to handle the situation.< Less
A juicy inside look at the sometimes bizarre, often hilarious, but always fascinating world of dog shows. The setting is a major breed club National. Full of richly drawn characters, often at war... More > with one another, in the quest to win Best Of Breed at the National!
"Wicked sense of humor." "Hilarious!" "Very clever."
If you enjoyed the movie "Best In Show", you will love "THE NATIONAL".< Less
A charming collection of photographs of men with Pug dogs, taken and submitted by the worldwide members of www.pugvillage.com, showing the adoration of this delightful little breed. Amusing,... More > heartwarming and always delightful, these photographs are enhanced by famous quotations pertaining to the special relationship between humans and "man's best friend".< Less
Eight years after his beloved wolfhound died, Grover Krantz wrote this book. A renowned anthropologist, Krantz was an expert in human and animal behavior. He also had a great love of dogs. This book... More > is an insightful narrative and contemplation on Krantz's best friend, whom he called "a patient, affectionate, loyal companion -- with a sheer quantity of personality that made him almost human." The book was described by the *Washington Post* as "a funny, moving memoire [of] Krantz's gigantic wolfhound." For more information see lulu.com/wmmeachamhk . ISBN 978-988-17324-1-5. Library of Congress catalogue no. 2009287041.< Less
American Bulldog Handbook is an American bulldog care and training guide. It is called American bulldog manual.This book covers everything there is to know about American Bulldogs and it's... More > comprehensible to the average person! In fact, some people have called it the "American Bulldog Manual!"< Less
With the second year completed, SDJ Publishing brings you the SECOND VOLUME of "Sporting Dog Journal 2011 Complete Year", complete with issues from July 2011 through December 2011 with all... More > the covers, articles, photos, ads etc.< Less
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.< Less
Build your own top bar hive and experience an alternative beekeeping method. Easy to follow step-by-step instructions will take you through the process of building your own top bar hive. Design... More > options and construction tips are complemented with many photos and drawings. Sweet honey from your own bees will be the reward for your work. You can also buy a German version of this book.< Less
Selling Used Dogs was written by Robert Cabral and is a hands-on tool to help shelter workers, volunteers and rescue organizations.
Each chapter explains creative concepts that help in getting... More > animals adopted. Sample chapters include:
• Rescues that Work with Shelters.
• A Picture is Worth…
• If It’s Good Enough for Hollywood.
• What’s in a Name?
• Shelter Angel Videos.
• Social Networking.
and many more.
Selling Used Dogs also includes Robert Cabral’s complete B.A.R.C. - Behavioral Assessment & Reactivity Checklist. With complete step-by-step instructions for fair behavioral assessments of shelter dogs, this guide gives dogs a fair chance at structured behavioral evaluations and gives shelters a broad glimpse into the proper placement of a dog into a home.< Less
Stretching is an excellent tool to help supple and relax your horse. It is also a great way to determine muscle balance and pain levels from region to region. You can discover through massage which... More > regions are tight and painful and which regions are loose and confortable. If you find a painful region correspond the region to the specific muscle stretch to determine which stretches may be beneficial for your horse. Stretching is best done after a workout when muscles are warm and loose. If the horse reacts stretches should be done more often. If the horse reacts strongly please refer to a professional.< Less
Jason M. Flatt is the tattooed Founder of "Friends to the Forlorn Pit Bull Rescue, Inc.", a non-profit organization in Dallas, GA. He devotes his time rescuing and rehabilitating pit bulls... More > from bad situations. His poetry is raw and compelling and reflects his own personal tragedies, and yes, demons, as well as those of the dogs. All profits from this book go to the Foundation. PLEASE NOTE: Not suitable for children (R-rated for strong language and adult content).< Less
A one-of-a-kind Fill-In-The-Blank Keepsake for your Dog.
In this 6x9, black and white, illustrated and photography rich book, you'll find dozens of topics to talk about regarding your dog's first... More > years and beyond. A canine version of the human baby books, there's plenty of room for photographs and threaded between is a spot for you to paste an envelope with a piece of your dog's fur or old ID tags.
Perfect for your own dog, or as a gift to someone who just welcomed their own canine fur baby into their house. This version is black and white, but there is also pink for girls, blue for boys and a yellow as well! Also available in paperback!< Less