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Pets in America
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 377

Pets in America

Filled with illustrations reflecting the whimsy, the devotion, and the commerce that have shaped centuries of American pet keeping, a portrait of Americans' relationships with animals shows how the history of pets has evolved alongside changing ideas about human nature, child development, and community life.

DC Super-Pets Character Encyclopedia
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 121

DC Super-Pets Character Encyclopedia

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2013
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  • Publisher: Capstone

Provides information about more than two hundred pets of the DC Comics superheroes and villains.

My Pet Book
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 40

My Pet Book

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2015-04-02
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  • Publisher: Random House

Most pets are cats and dogs, but what do you do if you want a different kind of pet, one that doesn’t meow or bark? Bob Staake’s exuberant tale of a little boy and the pet of his dreams will appeal to anyone whose best friends are... books! Books make the perfect pets, the boy decides, and chooses a bright red one. When it goes missing, a lively adventure is in store for readers who love a happy ending. Soon kids everywhere will wish for a pet book of their very own.

Pets
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 40

Pets

"Step-by-step instructions for 23 favorite animals:--Cove

Behavior of Exotic Pets
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 248

Behavior of Exotic Pets

Behavior of Exotic Pets is the first book on the subject to be written by behavioral experts, all with a wealth of practical experience. Divided into species-specific chapters, the book explains the normal behavior for each group of animals, including reproduction, parenting, communication and social behavior. The book also addresses animals’ environmental needs based on their behavior to enable owners to provide better husbandry and avoid potential problems. Descriptions of common behavioral problems are included, with practical recommendations for their treatment or management. This text is essential for any veterinary professional who would like to improve their knowledge of exotic anim...

Some Pets
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 32

Some Pets

"At the pet show, there are so many different types of pets. With dogs and cats, horses and chickens, hamsters and chinchillas--and many, many more--this book celebrates animal companions of all shapes and sizes"--

The Merck/Merial Manual For Pet Health
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 215

The Merck/Merial Manual For Pet Health

An in-depth reference for pet owners addresses a full spectrum of caregiver concerns for dogs, cats, horses, birds, and exotics, from selecting a compatible animal companion to coping with a range of diseases and disorders.

Pets Only
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 98

Pets Only

: Have you ever been to an establishment that requires you to be accompanied by a pet to gain entry? Let Shadow lead you through Pets Only, where our motto is “No Pet, No Service.”

Animal Wise
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 304

Animal Wise

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2013-02-26
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  • Publisher: Crown

The New York Times Bestseller that explores animal intelligence and will alter the way we as humans view other species. Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a fish? Or a parrot, dolphin, or an elephant? Do they experience thoughts that are similar to ours, or have feelings of grief and love? These are tough questions, but scientists are answering them. They know that ants teach and rats love to be tickled. They’ve discovered that dogs have thousand-word vocabularies and that birds practice their songs in their sleep. But how do scientists know these things? Animal Wise takes us on a dazzling odyssey into the inner world of animals and among the pioneering researchers who are leadin...

Pets
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 64

Pets

Pets contains enjoyable play activities designed to develop important preschool skills and positive relationships and are linked to the Early Learning Goals. Activities based on the theme of pets help children, particularly those who are unable to keep pets at home, to learn to respect and care for animals and small creatures.