Default welcome msg!

Animals and Pets

Judy: A Dog in a Million: From Runaway Puppy to the World's Most Heroic Dog

Judy, a beautiful liver and white English pointer, and the only animal POW of WWII, truly was a dog in a million, cherished and adored by the British, Australian, American and other Allied servicemen ..

$NZ 27.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 27.99

Jungle

JUNGLE features exotic animals in vivid colour and vibrant motion: A tree frog blinks his big red eyes. A tiger stalks his prey. A blue leaf monkey scratches his back. A tarantula scurries across the ..

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

Juniper: The Happiest Fox

Juniper: The Happiest Fox is a heartwarming book about a happy-go-lucky fox named Juniper, and the amazing life she leads. With gorgeous photos and a charming narrative about Juniper's life, this book..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Keeping Bees: Choosing, Nurturing & Harvests

Beekeeping is a fascinating and rewarding activity and is hugely important to the survival of our declining bee population, as much covered recently by the media. This attractive book offers practical..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Keeping Chickens

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..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

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..

$NZ 14.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 14.99

Kindness for All Creatures: Buddhist Advice for Compassionate Animal Care

Are you doing all you can for the well-being of your pet? Many pet guardians struggle with this question in relation to adopting versus buying, how best to raise and train animals, and how to approach..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

Know Your Cattle

Jack has researched 41 of the breeds of cattle which you would be most likely to see grazing Britain's farms. They are presented here in a handy reference guide. For each animal, he gives a descriptio..

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

Know Your Chickens

..

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

Know Your Pigs

This selection of 28 breeds includes pigs of every shape and size from the traditional Tamworth to the exotic Kune Kune and commercial hybrids. Many can be seen in Britain while a few are extremely ra..

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

Know Your Sheep

For each breed he dedicates two pages, the left being a full page high-quality picture and the right giving a brief but comprehensive description of the appearance, history and uses of each sheep. Onl..

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

Last Elephants, The

The Africa-wide Great Elephant Census of 2016 produced shocking findings: a decimated elephant population whose numbers were continuing to plummet. Elephants are killed, on average, every 15-20 minute..

$NZ 54.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 54.99

Last Sanctuary in Aleppo: A remarkable true story of courage, hope and survival

When the Syrian civil war forced the people of Aleppo to flee their homes, thousands of the city's pets were abandoned. Heartbroken by the desperate situation, ambulance driver Alaa Aljaleel vowed to ..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

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..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

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..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

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...

$NZ 28.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 28.99

Life On Earth 40th Anniversary Edition

A new, beautifully illustrated edition of David Attenborough's groundbreaking Life on Earth. David Attenborough's meeting with gorillas was one of the most unforgettable moments for millions of..

$NZ 54.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 54.99

Lion in the Living Room

..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

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..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Little Book of Bees: An illustrated guide to the extraordinary lives of bees, The

Bees continue to fascinate and charm us all - from novice gardeners and nature-lovers to dedicated environmentalists - and today, bees need our help more than ever. Discover the story of these incredi..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

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..

$NZ 54.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 54.99

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..

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

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..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Teach Us about Ourselves

Mama's Last Hug is a whirlwind tour of new ideas and findings about animal emotions, based on Frans de Waal's renowned studies of the social and emotional lives of chimpanzees, bonobos and other prima..

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

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 ..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

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..

$NZ 27.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 27.99

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..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

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..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

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..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

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..

$NZ 64.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 64.99

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..

$NZ 14.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 14.99

Minibeasts: True rulers of our world and the key to our survival

This stunning insight into the micro world of the minibeasts reveals the critical roles these true rulers of our world play in our future survival. Simply put, without the invertebrates (insects) and ..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

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. ..

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

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..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

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..

$NZ 27.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 27.99

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..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Mrs Moreau's Warbler

Swallow and starling, puffin and peregrine, blue tit and blackcap. We use these names so often that few of us ever pause to wonder about their origins. What do they mean? Where did they come from? And..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

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..

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

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..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

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..

$NZ 64.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 64.99

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..

$NZ 89.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 89.99

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..

$NZ 22.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 22.99

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 ..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

New Zealand Horse, The

A magnificent tribute to the New Zealand horse, documenting its pivotal role in the development of the early colony, in farming, transport, war, sport and in our affections. Writer Deborah Coddi..

$NZ 89.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 89.99

Octopus, Squid & Cuttlefish: The worldwide illustrated guide to cephalopods

A treasure trove of scientific fact and visual explanation offers a comprehensive review of these fascinating and mysterious marine invertebrates. There are over 700 species of cephalopod, and their e..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

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 (..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

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..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

'Axel Linden is a shepherd-philosopher with James Herriot's knack for mishap and an almost Chekhovian deadpan humour.' Observer 'Endearing and liberating.' Idler Magazine 'A subl..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

Why do we keep sheep? Alex Linden ruminates as he watches his sheep ruminating. Naive and inexperienced, he has ditched his doctoral studies in order to move to a fully working farm in the country wit..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Original Cat Bible: The Definitive Source for All Things Cat

Following in the paw- and hoof-prints of I-5's best-selling The Original Dog Bible and The Original Horse Bible comes The Original Cat Bible, the ultimate resource for cat owners and lovers from the e..

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

Showing 205 to 255 of 386 (8 Pages)

Categories

Copyright © 2017 University Book Shop. All rights reserved.

Site by Myth