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Forever Dog: A New Science Blueprint for Raising Healthy and Happy Canine Companions

Two of the world's most popular and trusted pet care advocates reveal new science to teach us how to delay ageing and provide a long, happy, healthy life for our canine companions. The definitive, cut..

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Friends Indeed: Assist Dogs and Their People

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From Coast & Cove: An artist's year in paint and pen

Highly respected illustrator Anna Koska is best known for her drawings of fish and fruit and is widely celebrated by food journalists and restaurateurs. In From Coast and Cove, a mindful, artistic jou..

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Frozen Planet II

Accompanying the landmark BBC series narrated by David Attenborough, an unforgettable exploration of our most fragile worlds of beauty and brutality ACCOMPANIES THE LANDMARK SERIES NARRATED BY..

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Glitter in the Green: In Search of Hummingbirds, The

'Exceedingly well-researched and packed with fascinating lore, it should appeal to avid birders and general readers alike' - WALL STREET JOURNAL 'As gleaming and mesmeric as its tiny subject' VANITY..

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Goat, The

The Goat: A Natural History offers a complete overview of this captivating creature, from the goatish Greek god Pan, to their cognitive capacity and typical milk yields. It is no secret that goats ar..

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Gods, Humans, Dogs

This book is dedicated to humanity's oldest and most loyal friend, our companion since time immemorial - the DOG. Dogs have devotedly served poor shepherds and mighty kings, and even the gods. Their h..

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Golden Eagles: Legendary Birds of Prey

For centuries, the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) has been the archetype of the majestic bird of prey. The awe-inspiring birds have fascinated people of all cultures around the world with their prou..

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Goshawk Summer:  Diary of an Extraordinary Season in the Forest, The

'The wood holds its breath, the only sound the begging of the chicks. The forest hasn't been this peaceful for a thousand years.' When lockdown happened, wildlife cameraman James Aldred had the..

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Goshawk Summer:  New Forest Season Unlike Any Other

In early 2020, wildlife film-maker James Aldred was commissioned to make a documentary following the lives of a family of Goshawks in the New Forest - the place of his childhood. He began to plan a tr..

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Gospel of the Eels: A Father, a Son and the World's Most Enigmatic Fish, The

'I can't recall us ever talking about anything other than eels and how to best catch them, down there by the stream. Actually, I can't remember us speaking at all. Maybe because we never did.' Th..

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H is for Hawk

This book is Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2014. It was shortlisted for the the Costa Biography Award 2014. As a child, Helen Macdonald was determined to become a falconer, learni..

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Habitats of the World:  Field Guide for Birders, Naturalists, and Ecologists

The first field guide to all of the world's major land habitats-richly illustrated and packed with essential information to help you get the most out of your outdoor adventures Accurately identif..

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Healthy Bee, Sick Bee

Phil Lester's first book, The Vulgar Wasp, was about one of the world's most hated insects. His second is about just the opposite the honey bee, arguably one of our best-loved six-legged creatures. ..

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Heeding, The

The world changed in 2020. Gradually at first, then quickly and irreversibly, the patterns by which we once lived altered completely. Full of love and loss, solidarity and suffering, The Heeding paint..

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Heroic Animals: Amazing Creatures that Changed Our World

THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN ORDINARY ANIMAL. EVERY ONE HAS A HEROIC STORY TO TELL. Discover how . . . Able Seacat Simon rescued the crew of HMS Amethyst. ..

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Homing: On Pigeons, Dwellings and Why We Return

'Big-hearted and quietly gripping' Guardian 'I love Jon Day's writing and his birds. A marvellous, soaring account' Olivia Laing '[A] beautiful book about unbeautiful birds' Obse..

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Homing: On Pigeons, Dwellings and Why We Return

'Big-hearted and quietly gripping' Guardian 'I love Jon Day's writing and his birds. A marvellous, soaring account' Olivia Laing '[A] beautiful book about unbeautiful birds' Obse..

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Horse Crazy: The Story of a Woman and a World in Love with an Animal

ONE OF USA TODAY'S "20 SUMMER BOOKS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS" In the bestselling tradition of works by such authors as Susan Orlean and Mary Roach, a New York Times reporter and Pulitzer Prize fin..

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How to Speak Whale:  Voyage Into the Future of Animal Communication

A thrilling investigation into whale science and animal communication, and a poignant look at how science may change our relationship with animals forever. In 2015, wildlife filmmaker Tom Mustill w..

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How to Train Your Dog:  Relationship-Based Approach for a Well-Behaved Dog

Bond with your canine friend and learn how to train the dog that's in front of you with relationship-based methods. It's the easiest and most effective way to get happy, noticeable results. Your ..

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How Zoologists Organize Things: The Art of Classification

Humankind's fascination with the animal kingdom began as a matter of survival - differentiating the edible from the toxic, the ferocious from the tractable. Since then, our compulsion to catalogue wil..

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Iconotypes: A compendium of butterflies and moths. Jones's Icones Complete

Jones's Icones contains finely delineated paintings of more than 760 species of Lepidoptera, many of which it described for the first time, marking a critical moment in the study of natural history. W..

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Immense World, An: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us

A grand tour through the hidden realms of animal senses that will transform the way you perceive the world - from Pulitzer prize-winning journalist and bestselling author of I Contain Multitudes. ..

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Indoor Cat: How to Enrich their Lives and Expand their World

There are many myths our culture perpetuates about domestic cats: they live longer indoors, sleep all day, are easy and low-maintenance pets, and can't be trained. Even the most well-meaning kitty car..

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Insect Crisis:  Fall of the Tiny Empires that Run the World

When is the last time you were stung by a wasp? Or were followed by a cloud of midges? Or saw a butterfly? All these normal occurrences are becoming much rarer. A groundswell of research suggests inse..

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Kiwi Working Dogs

Jo Caird and Paula George take us on a journey inside the world of New Zealand's working dogs: celebrating the incredibly diverse roles they play in our society and the difference they make in so many..

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Life In Nature

'The Patron Saint of Conservation' Sir David Attenborough 'Peter Scott was a huge influence on my childhood...Later on in life I had the good fortune both to meet and to interview him, and ..

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Little Book of Bees: A Pocket Guide to the Wonderful World of Bees, The

We need bees. And they need us. Discover the fascinating story of these marvels of nature. Learn about their beehaviours, why they are under threat and how they are essential to our e..

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Lizards of the World: A Guide to Every Family

Lizards of the World is ultimate book on these fascinating creatures, featuring the all the different types of lizard worldwide. As survivors from the time of the dinosaurs, lizards are scaly, cold-bl..

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Lobster's Tale, The

Exploring the lobster's biology and its history in language, literature and gastronomy, The Lobster's Tale navigates the perils of a life driven by overreaching ambition and the appetite for knowledge..

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London's No 1 Dog-Walking Agency

Kate Macdougall always knew her heart wasn't really in her job at Sotheby's. All around her, her friends were finding their dream jobs and whooshing up career ladders, fulfilled and glowing with succe..

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Longest Story: How humans have loved, hated and misunderstood other species

The contradictions and moral ambiguities of our collective attitudes to animals are baffling. By telling the love-hate story of man and beast, from their first acquaintance in deep prehistory to the p..

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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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Meow:  Book of Happiness for Cat Lovers

Cats have a way of walking into our lives and making themselves right at home. No cat lover can imagine life without a feline presence - even if it is as fleeting as the occasional conversation with a..

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Mind of a Bee, The

A rich and surprising exploration of the intelligence of bees Most of us are aware of the hive mind-the power of bees as an amazing collective. But do we know how uniquely intelligent bees are a..

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Monarchs of the Sea: The Extraordinary 500-Million-Year History of Cephalopods

Before mammals, there were dinosaurs. And before dinosaurs, there were cephalopods - the ancestors of modern squid, octopuses, and more creatures - Earth's first truly substantial animals. Essent..

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Moo:  book of happiness for cow lovers

Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to a Swiss farm, and live entirely surrounded by cows - and china. - Charles Dickens Cows are one of the most com..

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Much Ado About Mothing: A year intoxicated by Britain's rare and remarkable moths

Although mostly unseen by us, moths are everywhere. And their capacity to delight astounds. Inspired by a revelatory encounter with a Poplar Hawk-moth - a huge, velvety-winged wonder wrapped in s..

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My Hero Theo:  brave police dog who went beyond the call of duty to save lives

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'I'd been in so many scrapes with Theo and he'd always saved me. Those days were the hardest of my life so far and ... at the darkest point, those big brown eyes and t..

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Natural History Book: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth, The

DK's biggest natural history book is given a fresh update. The only book to offer a complete visual survey of all Earth's kingdoms of life, plus rocks and minerals, it remains the benchmark of illustr..

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Nature Writing for Every Day of the Year

Enjoy a whole year of the very finest nature writing, with one carefully selected piece to savour every day. This beautifully illustrated daily anthology brings you the very best of nature writi..

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Nests

A unique celebration of the architectural ingenuity of birds, by an acclaimed illustrator Susan Ogilvy started painting bird nests almost by accident. One day, while tidying up her garden after a..

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On Animals

'How we interact with animals has preoccupied philosophers, poets, and naturalists for ages,' writes Susan Orlean. Since the age of six, when Orlean wrote and illustrated a book called Herbert the Nea..

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Once Were Wild

When Leslie Scott discovers two brumbies living on the rugged Mount Beckworth, she almost can't believe it. Brumbies don't live in Central Victoria, and the terrain is not suited to them, so how did t..

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Ordinary Dogs

Eileen Battersby is the chief literature critic of "The Irish Times" and is, in the words of John Banville, 'the finest fiction critic we have'. But her first full-length book is not about internation..

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Our Symphony with Animals: On Health, Empathy, and Our Shared Destinies

A leader in the fields of animal ethics and neurology, Dr. Aysha Akhtar examines the rich human-animal connection and how interspecies empathy enriches our well-being. Deftly combining medicine, ..

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Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl

The Times Nature Book of the Year 2020 - A breathtaking portrait of Russia's remote far eastern forest, and of the world's most extraordinary owl The forests near to where Russia, China and North..

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Pam Ayres on Animals

A beautiful collection from much-loved poet Pam Ayres, compiling her best verse dedicated to her love of animals, including brand new poems and illustrations A beautiful collection from much-love..

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Pests and Pestilence: The Management of Invasive Species, Pests and Disease in New Zealand

'Pestilence' is a word that conjures up destruction at a large scale. It can be a plague of ravenous rabbits, millions of wilding pines that swallow up landscapes, a virus that brings the world to its..

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Poetry of Horses, The

Since prehistory, horses have given us assistance, close companionship and artistic inspiration. Horses offer everything from practical help to brisk exercise to the sheer exhilaration of gallopi..

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