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Publisher: Pub Group West:
Seller ID: 9780940322110
J.R. Ackerley's German shepherd Tulip was skittish, possessive, and wild, but he loved her deeply. This clear-eyed and wondering, humorous and moving book, described by Christopher Isherwood as one of the "greatest masterpieces of animal literature," is her biography, a work of faultless and respectful observation that transcends the seeming modesty of its subject. In telling the story of his beloved Tulip, Ackerley has written a book that is a profound and subtle medita... View more info
Seller ID: 9781564581761
The Dorling Kindersley Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Dorling Kindersley Handbooks make identification easy and accurate. View more info
Publisher: National Geographic:
Seller ID: 9781426206429
Now in paperback, this companion to the hit National Geographic Channel show, "DogTown, " tells the moving stories of homeless dogs and their caretakers at the Best Friends Animal Society, evoking both the joy and the occasional, but inevitable, heartbreak that accompanies the important work of saving homeless dogs.Focusing both on the relationships between dogs and people and on the latest discoveries in animal health and behavior, the book features 12 of DogTown's ... View more info
By: "Bidner, Jen"
Publisher: The Lyons Press:
Seller ID: 9781592289585
Aptly named "man's best friend," dogs often perform extremely heroic and dangerous roles in their jobs. Dog Heroes is the first book to celebrate these brave dogs and their handlers. In addition to high-profile "disaster dogs," the U.S. has a wealth of search dogs performing numerous critical jobs, including seeking out bombs, drugs, land mines, criminals, and finding abducted children. View more info
By: "Bissell, Nicky"
Publisher: "Omaha, NE", 1984?
Seller ID: 87H006
Condition: NEAR FINE/ No DJ
"As new except for slight softening to bottom of spine and faint ripple to title page. No DJ. Dark green with gilt. 326 pages (8.75x5.75""). Reference book for Brittany owners. Records through 1984. Consolidates The Official Book of the Brittany Spaniel; The Brittany in America; photographs, historical information, and statistics about the individual Brittanys of exceptional record and performance; winners of American Brittany Club events from 1942 to 1984; a... View more info
Publisher: "Neptune, NJ", 2006
Seller ID: 6-7T004
"As new - gift quality! Organized in groups by region of origin and for each fish: full color photo, discovery, indicator for best pH range, light level and temperature for species, size, dietary notes and remarks for over 500 species available to hobbyists. 448 pages including Bibliography and Resource list, indexed by subject and Scientific names." View more info
By: "Dawes, John"
Publisher: "London, UK", 1995
Edition: (1st thus)
Seller ID: 02H031
Condition: VERY GOOD+
"As new except for 6 pages with folded corners and small remainder mark on bottom edge. Comprehensive review of 'aquarium livebearers'. 240 indexed pages, profusely illustrated with color photos, 9-1/4x6-1/8"" (23.5x15.5cm)." View more info
By: "Elder, Janet"
Publisher: Broadway Books:
Seller ID: 9780767931359
Huck is a page-turning, unforgettable true story of the tenacity of one small dog, the unexpected, extraordinary kindness of strangers, and a family's devotion to each other. Michael was four when his relentless campaign for a dog began. At seven he made a PowerPoint presentation, "My Dog," with headings like "A Childhood Without a Dog is a Sad Thing." His parents, Janet and Rich, were steadfast; bringing a dog into their fast-paced New York City lives was utterly im... View more info
By: "Fernand, Mary"
Publisher: "Paris, France", 1971
Seller ID: 78P023
"As new but pages have age yellowed slightly. Livre de Poche Pratique #3182"" 281 pages. Photos. ""D'ou vient le chat? Qui est-il? Ou va-t-il? Avoir un chat?"" Text in French." View more info
Publisher: Berkley Trade:
Seller ID: 9780425194140
Condition: very good
Sharing the true stories of her "clients," Sonya Fitzpatrick helps owners get into their pets' minds and uncover the roots of common problems: scratching, chewing, soiling, barking, and more... and offers messages of hope and healing as she talks to pets from beyond the grave. Readers will learn about Sparky, a dog whose deliberate accidents pointed to an intense dislike of his owner's new boyfriend...Zuki and Spika, two iguanas Sonya helped to live together in peac... View more info
By: "Fogle, Bruce"
Publisher: Mitchell Beazley:
Seller ID: 9781845335441
Playing with our cats, feeding them, grooming them, training them, even protecting them gives us rich emotional rewards. The continuation of this happy relationship is what this go-to guide is all about.Bruce Fogle, an internationally renowned veterinarian, begins by explaining the character traits, health issues, and life expectancy of a wide range of breeds - from show-class Persians to indeterminate mutts.Q & A's, facts and figures, and over 250 wonderful phot... View more info
Publisher: Perigee Trade:
Seller ID: 9780399534294
Britain's answer to "Marley and Me"?the hilarious and heartwarming international bestseller about learning to live with a troublesome dog. Like many first-time pet owners, London-based novelist Stephen Foster was upbeat as he began his search for a puppy to adopt. How hard can it be to take care of a dog, he thought?read a guidebook or two, buy a few supplies, and get on with it. But all the books and supplies in the world couldn't have prepared him for life with Ol... View more info
Publisher: Kensington Books:
Seller ID: 9781575667355
Discover a place where every animal is safe, loved, and allowed to live out its natural life. It is Best Friends, the no-kill sanctuary in Utah's Angel Canyon -- and this is the inspiring true story of how a few dedicated people have made it happen, and how thousands of furred and feathered creatures have called it home.Best Friends is home to about 1800 animals at any one time, many of whom were found not simply abandoned but abused and/or sick. After tender care, 75... View more info
By: "Grogan, John"
Publisher: Vanguard Press:
Seller ID: 9781593155650
"Bad Dogs Have More Fun" Is an unforgettable collection of more than seventy-five newspaper articles from the "Philadelphia Inquirer" written by former columnist John Grogan. Combining humor, wit, poignancy, and affection, these columns provide insight into the intriguing and wonderful world we live in. Whether he is writing about animals (from dogs to elephants to geese ), powerful and moving comments about his own and other families, trenchant comments on life's foible... View more info
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing:
Seller ID: 9780446670166
Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", c1967
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 24T001
Condition: VERY GOOD+ / Very Good
"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Owner's bookplate on first free page. Unclipped dust jacket is clean and intact with slight sunning to spine and faint edgewear. ""A couple of years ago a writer named Richard Lockridge meet - and soon decided he'd very much like to marry - another writer named Hildegard Dolson. But there were a few problems. Miss Dolson was not especially attracted to the idea of marriage, and when it came to pets she was partial to dogs..... View more info
Seller ID: 04H017
Condition: VERY GOOD+
"Tight, bright, clean, faint curl to exterior corner. Faint spot on exterior page edges. Gift inscription on title page. ""one ardent and tortured experience of cohabitation with Barbara Orange Cat, told with a masterful blend of humor, philosophy and a lick of French... an unabashed account of the esprit-de-corps that accompanies the age-old power struggle between woman and the domestic beast..."" 100+ pages, 8-7/8x5-7/8"" (22.5x14.9cm)."... View more info
Edition: (1st thus)
Seller ID: 0DP010
"As new - gift quality! ""hundreds of species and varieties are illustrated…each have particular needs in housing, feeding and management…ideal guide to choosing and caring for the different types of birds for the novice as well as the experienced aviculturalist..."" 256 indexed pages with ""over 450 colour illustrations."" " View more info