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Balanced Beekeeping II: Managing the Top Bar Hive By Philip Chandler
eBook (PDF): $8.57
(1 Ratings)
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
American Working Terriers By Patrick Burns
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(6 Ratings)
Practical, common sense, terrier work for the beginner, laid out in a clear no-nonsense style with chapters on the history of working terriers in Europe and America, along with sections on... More > introducing young dogs to work, tools, technique, American terrier quarry, hazards, and veterinary care for working dogs. The sections on veterinary care and tools alone will save most people more money than the cost of this book, while the tips on digging, locator collars, skunk toxic shock, and handling quarry at the end of a dig, may save you more than money. This book is about working terriers, but if you show, breed or judge any type of terrier, you will find this book an eye-opener. Chapter One, for example, explains why (and how) the development of dog shows resulted in the elevation of linked structural characteristics that have resulted in breed after breed disappearing from the working field, while Chapter Four explains what is really required in a working terrier. 275+ pages, with 80 photos and illustrations.< 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
How to Groom A Coton de Tulear The Right Way By Doreen Schipper
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An informative Pictorial Instructional Manual with e-mail support, by a Professional All Breed Dog Grooming Instructor ** My instructions are clear and in terms anyone can understand. (Remember this... More > is what I do for a living !) ** I will also explain some handling tricks to get your dog to co-operate and enjoy his grooming. ** You'll recieve an equipment list specifically for grooming a Coton de Tulear including shampoos, conditioner, correct nail clippers, brushes and much more ** You'll learn how to how trim nails, clean ears, brush teeth and easily express anal glands ** Eye stains a problem? I’ll help you try to clear it up and keep it under control. ** Step by step instructions on how to give your dog a trim up, puppy cut, shave the rear, and underbelly and pads and much much more ! ** My instructions are so clear anyone can learn how to Groom, Great for beginners and tips for professionals !!< 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
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 Guide To In Hand Showing of Your Welsh Pony, Welsh Cob or Part Welsh By Gretchen Aitken
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A guide to showing Welsh Ponies, Welsh Cobs and partbred Welsh in the USA breed ring. Tips, hints and secrets to a winning turnout! When should you begin prepping your pony for an upcoming show?... More > What should you do about the mane? What should the handler wear? What should the pony wear? All this and much more is covered in this book! Taking you from filling out your entry to taking your pony into the ring, this guide details every aspect of in hand showing in the US breed ring. Learn correct ring procedure, grooming for each Section of Welsh, appropriate tack, appropriate handler apparel and much more!< Less
Bulldog Edition By Richard Stratton
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This is a new book from Richard F Stratton. Mr. Stratton is the best known author on the American Pit Bull Terrier. The book contains many rare photographs & pedigrees. There is a chapter... More > containing most of Mr. Stratton's essays from the last 30 plus years. Also seven new chapters on this most unique breed. A wonderful read & a must for the serious student of the breed.< Less
Cat Claws:Care and Keeping By Pat Erickson
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This book explores how cats managed their claws before humans entered the picture and how they still manage. If you’ve ever wondered how cat claws develop, what the details of their... More > construction are, or what the point of cat claws is in this modern world, this book answers those questions and more.< Less
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
Natural Rearing: Breeding and Raising Dogs The Way Nature Intended By Jeannie Thomason
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Most puppies born today carry a plethora of health issues: most of which are passed on from previous generations who have been subjected to poor nutrition, toxic chemicals and unnatural lifestyles.... More > This book provides practical information explaining virtually every part of natural breeding, whelping and raising a healthy litter of puppies. Dr. Jeannie takes you to a new level of breeding and raising healthy, vital, and long-lived dogs.< Less
A Tale of Two Kitties By Jim Izzo
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“A Tale of Two Kitties” chronicles the lives of Emily and Chapin, two black cats adopted by a couple of teachers, one of whom had never had and never wanted a pet. This non-fiction... More > narrative is also the story of the author’s transformation into the devoted servant of his two cats, who have brought extraordinary comfort and joy into the lives of their guardians. Written with humor and affection, this memoir is for millions of animal lovers whose daily lives have been enriched by the pets they love.< Less
The Invitational Champions By John P. Russell
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In 1940, a group of sportsmen of the first rank, members of the Southern Amateur Field Trial Club of Albany, Georgia, undertook to design a field trial format that would provide a more comprehensive... More > and rigorous test of the qualities of high class bird dogs. Dubbed the “dream trial” by William F. Brown at its inaugural offering, the trial, the Quail Championship, was contested in 1941, and 1942 in the quail-rich plantation country in the Albany, Georgia area. Interrupted by World War II, the trial remained as only a bright and shining memory until 1964 when it was resurrected as the Quail Championship Invitational in 1964 at Paducah, Kentucky. Limited to twelve invited contestants, the best of the previous year’s major circuit competition, the trial seeks to identify a bird dog with strength, courage, intelligence, and character at the highest level, the “best of the best.” True to its origin, the trial provides the most comprehensive and equitable test of the major circuit dogs of the field trial sport.< Less
Aroma~Care™ Pet Aromatherapy By Francine Milford
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Aroma~Care™ Pet Aromatherapy gives simple and easy to follow blends using essential oils on your pet. The book includes creating blends to help prevent fleas, get rid of bad breath and body... More > odors and to help relax a frazzled pet. A list of essential oils that you should avoid with your pets, as well as, a list of essentials that are safe to use with your pet is included. Perfect for the dog owner who wants to try alternatives to help their pet.< Less
"THE ROOKERY" - FACTS ABOUT ROOKS & CROWS By Clare Wishart
eBook (PDF): $4.00
Why an E-Manual on Rooks & Crows?? .... Because these Birds are so Intelligent and utterly Clever !! I have been fascinated with them since being a Young Child. Did you know that Rooks from New... More > Zealand starred in "Lord of the Rings" Trilogy ?? ............. Did you also know that a "Rook & a Rabbit" became the very Best of Friends ?? See pictures enclosed !! This E-Manual is packed with much interesting information on Rooks & Crows; and the sad fact that in some Countries these Highly Intelligent Birds are being poisoned in Droves !! This E-Manual is dedicated to all of the Fantastic Rooks & Crows Worldwide. Enjoy it !!< Less
Controlled Aggression By Girard Bradshaw
eBook (PDF): $15.00
(2 Ratings)
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
eBook (ePub): $8.75
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
Leonberger Owner's Guide - complete download By Leonberger University
eBook (PDF): $8.00
A downloadable pdf version of the complete Leonberger Owner's Guide for anyone interested in the Leonberger.