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
A Barker’s Dozen tells the heartwarming tales of thirteen shelter dogs who in their own unique way have captured the hearts of each family with which they have found shelter, love and... More > security. These dogs, in turn, have given joy, humor and companionship to the families who have been willing to give them a second, or even third, chance at the fulfilling lives they so richly deserve and have lovingly earned.
The "plus" story in this collection focuses on the imagined journey of Sage, the author’s companion, and the stray with outdated information on her microchip, who finds her way from the southern United States to the Pacific Northwest and a forever home. She is the inspiration for this book.< Less
Impression-a-Bull presents to the public a realistic account of the true character of Pit bulls and the people who share their lives with them. As a Pit bull advocacy and rescue organization, we... More > wanted to provide responsible guardians with a platform to share their stories and the opportunity to help others know Pit bulls the way we know them. With the help and creativity of Amiee Stubbs Photography, this award winning project has been brought to life in vivid color through captivating photos and stories of just a few of the many responsible Pit bull guardians of Nashville and all around the world.
100% of the proceeds from the sales of this book will go toward Nashville PITTIE's spaying and neutering of pit bulls and pit bull type dogs in the Middle Tennessee area.< Less
This 6" x 9" black & white book will become the most important investment into your dogs that you will ever make. I put a lot of work into this project, because I simply love dogs. Once... More > you get it, I promise you will refer to it, and re-refer to it, for as long as you own your dogs. This 322-page masterpiece is packed with critical information on the proper care, breeding, and maintenance of our specialized canine companions. The material presented here is based on 20 years of experience in having raised a kennel-ful of purebred performance dogs, and it shows the serious strategies and secrets of raising quality dogs properly and successfully. It is information you won't find in any other book, because this is the information you need. I have presented this material in small-type also, because if I had presented it in regular-sized font the book would be over 500 pages. This is not a "picture book" of the pet owner kind, this is a master text and canine reference manual of the deeply important kind.< Less