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Animals and Pets

Keeping Chickens: Choosing, Nurturing & Harvests

In the last few years, poultry-keeping has enjoyed massive growth, with heavy TV coverage featuring chefs such as Jamie Oliver. It is another symptom of our weariness of mass-produced, tasteless super..

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Kiwi Dogs: And Their People

In his quest to capture that bond that exists between dogs and their owners and distil it into the perfect shot, author-photographer David Darcy goes trans-Tasman, traversing the length and breadth of..

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Latin for Birdwatchers

In every scientific discipline, there is an official language formed of many words derived from Latin. Ornithology and bird watching are perfect examples. The scientific names of birds define the iden..

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Lead with Your heart...Lessons from a Life with Horses

Award-winning author and celebrated neurosurgeon Allan J. Hamilton combines his understanding of the human brain with nearly 30 years' experience training horses to offer wisdom on such universal them..

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Leviathan

The story of a man's obsession with whales, which takes him on a personal, historical and biographical journey - from his childhood to his fascination with Moby-Dick and his excursions whale-watching...

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Lion Hearted: The Life and Death of Cecil & the Future of Africa's Iconic Cats

"Until the lion has its own storyteller, tales of the lion hunt will always glorify the hunter." -Zimbabwean proverb In 2015, an American hunter named Walter Palmer shot and killed a lion named C..

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Lion in the Living Room

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Lion in the Living Room: How House Cats Tamed Us and Took Over the World

House cats rule back alleys, deserted Antarctic islands, and our bedrooms. Clearly, they own the Internet, where a viral cat video can easily be viewed upwards of ten million times. But how did cats a..

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Little Penguins: Exploring the Life of the World's Smallest Penguin
Livestock Production in New Zealand

THE LIFESTYLE-BLOCK OWNER AND FARMERS' GO-TO REFERENCE BOOKWhether you run dairy cattle, beef cattle, sheep, deer, goats, pigs or poultry,advice that reflects farming practice in New Zealand is indisp..

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Lost Cat:  True Story of Love, Desperation, & GPS Technology

Caroline Paul was recovering from a bad accident (she had been flying a plane when it happened) and thought things couldn't get worse. But then her beloved cat Tibia disappeared. She and her partner, ..

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Lost Words

From bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist & author Jackie Morris -- a beautiful illustrated book for readers young and oldAll over the country, there are words disappear..

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Making Dogs Happy: The Expert Guide to Being Your Dog's Best Friend

Is your dog happy? How do you know? Studies have shown that many dog owners incorrectly interpret their dog's behaviour and emotions. Making Dogs Happy will ensure you're being a good human to your fu..

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Maria Merian's Butterflies

In 1699, the German artist and entomologist Maria Sibylla Merian set sail for Suriname, in South America. There she would spend two years studying the animals and plants which she encountered, aiming ..

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Marley & Me

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Matter of Breeding: A Biting History of Pedigree Dogs

What's the appeal of a pedigree retriever so hobbled by hip dysplasia that it can't even play fetch? Why would anybody want a dog with a snout so deformed that it can hardly breathe just because it va..

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Meaning of Birds

One of our most eloquent nature writers offers a passionate and informative celebration of birds and their ability to help us understand the world we live in. As well as exploring how birds achieve th..

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Meaning of Birds, The

A passionate and informative celebration of birds: the perfect gift for the hard-core or amateur twitcher - or for anyone who cares about the natural world. One of our most eloquent nature writers of..

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Meerkats

Meerkats offers unique insight into the world of this endearing creature, and is the first title on the subject written by a professionally qualified nature conservationist. Includes remarkable sequen..

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Mind of the Dolphin: A Nonhuman Intelligence

In this Consciousness Classic dating from 1967, Dr. John C. Lilly details the discoveries of his research regarding the abilities of dolphins, current ideas (at that time) about their intellect, and t..

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Mindful Thoughts for Birdwatchers: Finding awareness in nature

Noticing and appreciating the awesome nature of birdlife is a spiritually affirming activity-reconnecting us to the natural world each and every day. From learning to deeply listen to nature's..

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Misunderstood: Why the Humble Rat May Be Your Best Pet Ever

As much a moving memoir as it is an amusing pet manual, Misunderstood is a unique nonfiction book for teens and tweens about domesticated rats in general and a wonderful rat named Iris in particular. ..

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Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird's Egg

'I think that, if required on pain of death to name instantly the most perfect thing in the universe, I should risk my fate on a bird's egg' Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1862 How are eggs of differen..

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Mozart's Starling

On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling who sang (an improved version of!) the theme from his Piano Concerto Number 17 in G to him. Knowing a kindred spirit when h..

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Mozart's Starling

On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling who sang (an improved version of!) the theme from his Piano Concerto Number 17 in G to him. Knowing a kindred spirit when h..

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Mrs Moreau's Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names

We use names so often, and with such little thought, that we often forget to pause and wonder about their origins. What do they mean? Where did they come from? And who originally created them? Si..

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My Chickens and I

In this delightful illustrated book, actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini shares her newfound passion for raising chickens. When a cardboard carton dotted with airholes arrived at her door, Rosse..

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National Geographic Photo Ark

Joel Sartore intends to photograph every animal in captivity in the world. He is circling the globe, visiting zoos and wildlife rescue centers to create studio portraits of 12,000 species, with an emp..

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Natural Histories: Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Rare Book Selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library

This is the latest beautiful gift set from the popular Natural Histories series. It includes fascinating essays and accounts from legendary explorers and early naturalists. This gorgeously illustrated..

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Nature of Sex: The Inns and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom

In Wild Sex, 'biologist with a twist' Carin Bondar presents the fascinating diversity of the reproductive habits of the animal kingdom, and through approachable explanations and humorous examples succ..

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Nature's Great Migrations

This beautifully illustrated book on the world s most impressive and spectacularmovements of animals, includes various species of mammals, birds, fish andinvertebrates. Twenty-five species are covered..

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New Pocket Dog Training

From first steps with puppies to strengthening bonds with a much-loved family pet, this is the complete RSPCA-approved guide to training dogs of all ages and temperaments. * Dr. Bruce Fogle's step-by..

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New Zealand Cat

This is the perfect book for all cat lovers and anyone who likes a good cat story.Some are rescue cats, some are pampered cats, some are cheeky and some of them think they are humans. All of them are ..

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Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea

Octopuses have been captivating humans for as long as we have been catching them. Yet for all of our ancient fascination and modern research, we still have not been able to get a firm grasp on these e..

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Of Orcas and Men

The orca - otherwise known as the killer whale is one of earth's most intelligent animals. Remarkably sophisticated, orcas have languages and cultures and even long-term memories, and their capacity f..

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Old Dog Wisdom

Who can resist a beautiful, faithful old dog? With wise words to boot! Old Dog Wisdom is a small, square book of photographs of beautiful old dogs with accompanying details of their name, age, breed (..

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Old Dogs' Wisom

Pets have always featured prominently in professional photographer Fiona Tomlinson's family. It wasn't until the canine love of Fiona's life became unwell at the grand age of 14, that she discovered s..

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On Cats

'A cat is only Itself,' Bukowski wrote. 'Representative of the strong forces of life that won't let go' A raw and tenderly funny look at the relationship between cats and humans from one of the world'..

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Otters' Tale

Otters hold an almost unique place in the animal kingdom of the British Isles, being one of the very few creatures that give birth once every two years. They are the most secretive yet also the most p..

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Owls of the World

The best and most up-to-date book on owls available. Packed with beautiful illustrations, it explores owl behaviour and lifecycle, including hunting, courtship, breeding and special adaptations for no..

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Owls of the World

The best and most up-to-date book on owls available. Packed with beautiful illustrations, it explores owl behaviour and lifecycle, including hunting, courtship, breeding and special adaptations for no..

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Owls: A Guide to Every Species

The charm and mystique of owls resonates through human history. From ancient myth and superstition to the most popular modern children's stories, these beautiful, deadly birds are harbingers of good a..

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Panda Love: The secret lives of pandas

Panda Love is a collection of incredible images of these gentle giants. Ami Vitale's stunning photographs, taken on location in China, document the efforts to breed pandas and release them back into t..

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Parenting Your New Puppy: How to Use Positive Parenting to Bring Up a Confident and Well-Behaved Puppy

In this practical, readable and entertaining book, Caroline Spencer and Lesley Harris bring a new slant to a well-explored subject and propose significant shifts in an owner's understanding of why the..

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Pasta For Nightingales: A 17th-century handbook of bird-care and folklore
Pawtraits

Pawtraits is a stunning photographic collection capturing man s best friends at their most adorable, playful, mischievous and downright lovable selves. EachPawtrait is an artwork in itself a beautiful..

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Penguin Lessons, The

'I was hoping against hope that the penguin would survive because as of that instant he had a name, and with his name came the beginning of a bond which would last a life-time.' Tom Michell is in his ..

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Pet Cookbook

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Planet Earth: II

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Plea for the Animals: The Moral, Philosophical, and Evolutionary Imperative to Treat All Beings with Compassion

A powerful and wide-ranging indictment of the treatment of animals by humans--and an eloquent plea for animal rights. Every cow just wants to be happy. Every chicken just wants to be free. Every bear,..

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Polar: A Photicular Book

Seeing is believing: Photicular technology is a phenomenon. Three years - two titles, Safari and Ocean - and 723,000 copies in print. Through its innovative lenticular process, sliding lenses, and fou..

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