Download E-books Your Cat: Simple New Secrets to a Longer, Stronger Life PDF

By Elizabeth M. Hodgkins

In this arguable new ebook, devoted veterinarian Elizabeth M. Hodgkins, D.V.M., Esq. increases the alarm concerning the dry foodstuff we feed our cats and the dietary illnesses that outcome. Your Cat: uncomplicated New secrets and techniques to an extended, more suitable Life turns today’s traditional knowledge of cat care on its head with thoroughly new, but remarkably easy-to-follow instructions for each cat owner.

From kitten-rearing to the grownup cat’s heart years to taking care of the geriatric cat, Dr. Hodgkins explores the complete spectrum of right cat care, in addition to the numerous lethal pussycat ailments which are rampant. This indispensible guide belongs on each smooth cat owner's shelf.

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Download E-books The Ugly Animals: We Can't All Be Pandas (Ugly Animal Perservation Society) PDF

By Simon Watt

60 of the world's ugliest and such a lot endangered animals

This collection of 60 of the world’s such a lot grotesque (and endangered) animals, beneficial properties infrequent imagery and explanatory textual content. the writer is a high-profile biologist but in addition a humorist, and the textual content combines specialist learn with a gentle tone.

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Download E-books Gorilla (Reaktion Books - Animal) PDF

By Ted Gott, Kathryn Weir

Since coming to overseas prominence within the mid-nineteenth century while English, French, and American scientists first encountered them, the gorilla’s actual resemblance to people has struck a deep chord. Gorillas fast got here to dominate evolutionary debates and grew popular in literature, artwork, movie, and renowned culture—they are the focal point of films akin to Congo and the foundation for the game personality Donkey Kong and DC Comics great villain Gorilla Grodd. In Gorilla, Ted Grott and Kathryn Weir offer a compelling and unsettling account of our dating with those very smart animals as they struggle extinction because of habitat destruction, advertisement looking, and disease.
 
Gott and Weir describe how early ecu observations of gorillas of their local Africa have been the genesis of literary and inventive representations corresponding to King Kong. whilst, gorillas turned symbolic of sexuality and unconscious, out of control urges, and encouraged theories of criminal activity. It used to be now not till Dian Fossey’s examine within the Sixties and Nineteen Seventies that many misconceptions concerning the gorilla—especially their violence—were dispelled. A remarkable historical past of the gorilla’s impression on our tradition and its plight by the hands of people, Gorilla will entice any animal lover eager to study extra approximately this noble creature and its doubtful future.

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Download E-books The Rosetta Bone: The Key to Communication Between Humans and Canines (Howell Dog Book of Distinction (Hardcover)) PDF

By Cheryl S. Smith

Far too usually, we people count on our canine to appreciate what we are saying to them. notwithstanding we could spend loads of time chatting with them, we are particularly now not speaking. And with no right communique, it really is very unlikely to coach a puppy properly-- not to mention make your human/canine courting a profitable one.

Packed with specified insights and delicate education suggestion, The Rosetta Bone offers usual puppy vendors with the information they should decipher dogs meanings, converse successfully, elevate education luck, and proportion a deeper bond. targeting the behavioral basis-- the ""silent"" symbols-- for studying, knowing, and speaking, professional puppy coach and competitor Cheryl S. Smith finds how one can use your personal physique language to ship a message or even educate a puppy what particular phrases suggest. She finds how a dog's breed can impact his character and explains how you can decode-- and correct-- universal habit difficulties. With the information and recommendations this publication offers, you are going to educate extra successfully, get pleasure from your puppy extra, and straightforwardness your personal tension. what is extra, you are going to follow what you've gotten realized instantly, with reliable, sensible suggestion on:
* studying the As, Bs, Cs, and Ds of human-canine communication
* educating English for your dog-- and, in flip, realizing ""Doglish""
* utilizing physique language to help in conversation and support your puppy learn
* Incorporating different types of contact to tighten your bond
* Making rewards and reprimands actual, suitable, and reliable
* figuring out the connection among little ones and dogs

Supplemented with enlightening, easy-to-do routines together with your puppy, in addition to fees from running shoes, behaviorists, veterinarians, and humane society staff, The Rosetta Bone is a revealing consultant to creating lifestyles larger on your human/canine household.

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Download E-books Lionboy: the Chase (Lionboy Trilogy (Paperback)) PDF

By Zizou Corder

Charlie and his lion acquaintances have made it effectively to Venice, however it seems that their trip has simply simply all started. King Boris's palace used to be intended to be a haven, yet it is commencing to believe extra like a jail. while note arrives from the cat grapevine that his mom and dad should not being held in Italy in any case, Charlie understands he needs to take speedy motion. fortunately a brand new best friend has come at the scene-and simply within the knick of time: Rafi is in scorching pursuit.

This moment publication within the Lionboy trilogy is much more action-packed than the 1st, providing shrewdpermanent escapes, shipwreck, a prehistoric beast named Primo who will turn out himself an excellent hero, and surprises that may surprise and enjoyment. it truly is a thrilling, suspenseful whirlwind of a narrative, and readers may be clamoring for more.

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Download E-books Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico (Life of the Past) PDF

By Kenneth Carpenter

This evaluate of dinosaur discoveries in Mexico synthesizes present information regarding the geography and setting of the quarter through the Mesozoic while it was once the western margin of the traditional continent of Pangea. The booklet summarizes learn on numerous teams, together with turtles, lepidosauromorphs, plesiosaurs, crocodyliforms, pterosaurs, and final yet now not least, dinosaurs. additionally, chapters specialize in trackways and different hint fossils and on K/P boundary (the Chicxulub crater, underneath the Gulf of Mexico, has been hypothesized because the web site of the boloid effect that killed off the dinosaurs). Dinosaurs and different Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico is an up to date, informative quantity on a space that has no longer been comprehensively defined until eventually now.

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Download E-books Raising Chickens: Answers to the Most Common Questions About Chicken Care, Feeding and Egg Laying PDF

By Rebecca Stillwell

Elevating chickens is changing into a truly well known pastime in residential and rural neighborhoods around the state and the realm. for individuals new to elevating chickens, there are lots of questions and difficulties that they can potentially face. now we have taken the most typical questions humans have approximately elevating chickens and spoke back with nice detail.

Some of the belongings you will research during this book:

Is it criminal to maintain Chickens on your again Yard?
Can you retain Chickens correctly With canine, Cats or different Animals?
How am i able to generate income promoting poultry Eggs?
How do I retain Predators From Killing my Chickens?

Plus much more!

We desire you get pleasure from this booklet and get much out of it. It has loads of nice details and those are really the main frequently requested questions while elevating chickens. you have to be capable of use this knowledge to elevate chickens effectively and to benefit from the strategy completely.

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Download E-books Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, The (Images of America) PDF

By Joy W. Kraft

Establishing day, September 18, 1875, dawned sunless and cold, a shaky begin for the second one zoological backyard within the usa. shows have been unfinished, and animals remained crated. The polar undergo had now not arrived, and the gathering on exhibit incorporated a feeble tiger, a blind hyena, an elephant rescued from a bankrupt circus, a speaking crow, 8 small monkeys, and four hundred birds. regardless of the tough begin, the enterprise by means of bird-lover Andrew Erkenbrecher and pals blossomed right into a top-tier zoo inspiring a fondness for nature-a champion of endangered species with its personal college-preparatory highschool and an unmatched dedication to schooling, study, and leading edge breeding courses. It has survived The Perils of Pauline economics as obdurate Cincinnatians got here to its rescue time after time, charmed via animals and occasions came upon right here: chimps Mr. and Mrs. Rooney, Susie the Gorilla who took tea and smoked Chesterfields, Rodney the boxing kangaroo, Martha the final passenger pigeon in the world, outdoors operas, and dancing below the celebrities.

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