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Farm & working animals

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

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Amazing Dogs with Amazing Jobs

Laura Greaves

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets; Children's & Educational; Animal stories (Children's&YA); Pets (Children's&YA)

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Dogs have been living with and helping humans for around fifteen thousand years. All those years ago dogs were either hunters... [more]

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

Jeffrey Masson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Psychology: emotions; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

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`An unbelievably inspiring book' Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesDid you know that pigs frequently throw... [more]

$22.99

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The Solace of Open Spaces

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The Solace of Open Spaces

Gretel Ehrlich

Biography: general; Memoirs; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Travel & holiday

Paperback

A stunning classic memoir set in the American West, Ehrlich's account of living in Wyoming includes sheep herding alone across... [more]

$19.99

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

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Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [more]

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of... [more]

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Jackie French's Chook Book

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Jackie French's Chook Book

Jackie French

Gardening; Farm & working animals; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

Deals with chickens. This title features many mouth-watering chicken-and-egg recipes. It includes sections on poultry keeping... [more]

$21.95

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Man's Best Friend: The inspiring true story of Sergeant Luke Warburton, his police dog Chuck and the crime-busting Dog Unit

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Man's Best Friend: The inspiring true story of Sergeant Luke Warburton,...

Luke Warburton, Simon Bouda

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Police & security services; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

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The inspiring true story of police officer Luke Warburton and his best friend, Chuck the police dog, and their dangerous operations... [more]

$32.99

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Biography; Memoirs; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

The intimate account of a year on his family farm in Ireland - and a fascinating history of man's long relationship with the... [more]

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The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens: Simple Steps for Healthy, Happy Hens

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The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens: Simple Steps for Healthy,...

Kathy Shea Mormino

Farm & working animals; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

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The Chicken Chick's Guide to Backyard Chickens takes enthusiasts through all aspects of small-flock ownership: researching,... [more]

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The Practical Book of Beekeeping: A complete how-to manual on the satisfying art of keeping bees and their day to day care

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The Practical Book of Beekeeping: A complete how-to manual on the satisfying...

David Cramp

Apiculture (beekeeping); Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Hardback

A complete how-to manual on the satisfying art of keeping bees and their practical day-to-day care. Guides you from choosing... [more]

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Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain

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Counting Sheep: A Celebration of the Pastoral Heritage of Britain

Philip Walling

History; British & Irish history; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

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Sheep are the thread that runs through the history of the English countryside. Our fortunes were once founded on sheep, and... [more]

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Pig

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Pig

Brett Mizelle

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Pig is a richly illustrated and compelling look at the natural and cultural history of the pig, and the long, complicated... [more]

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PIG: Tales from an Organic Farm

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PIG: Tales from an Organic Farm

Helen Browning, Tim Finney

Farm & working animals

Paperback

An evocative and illuminating account of the wonder of pigs, from one of the pioneers of the organic farming movement. A perfect... [more]

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

****A Sunday Times bestseller*** ***A Times Book of the Year 2017*** WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT 'A lovely, thoughtful... [more]

$17.99

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A Farmer's Diary: A Year at High House Farm

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A Farmer's Diary: A Year at High House Farm

Sally Urwin

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Agriculture & related industries; Agriculture & farming; Farm & working animals

Hardback

'It's beautiful weather today - I sit down outside the lambing shed with my back up against a pen and savour the spring sunshine.... [more]

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Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater

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Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater

Karen Raber, Monica Mattfeld

Theatre Studies; Social & cultural history; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A collection of essays that explore the role of performing animals in literature, theater, art, and other media prior to the... [more]

$59.99

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The Lost War Horses of Cairo: The Passion of Dorothy Brooke

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The Lost War Horses of Cairo: The Passion of Dorothy Brooke

Grant Hayter-Menzies

Biography: historical, political & military; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The first biography of a Scottish socialite who in 1930s Cairo founded a charity to rescue British war horses which lives... [more]

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Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - With games, stickers and more

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Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - With games, stickers...

Vanessa Amaral-Rogers

Endangered species & extinction of species; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

In Love Bees Vanessa Amaral-Rogers focuses on how we can help our nectar-collecting buddies flourish-and why these important... [more]

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101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily: Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for You and your Hens

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101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily: Tips, Tricks, and Ideas...

Lisa Steele

Farm & working animals

Paperback

101 Chicken Keeping Hacks from Fresh Eggs Daily will show you the finer points of how to spoil your chickens and beautify... [more]

$29.99

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Ajax the Kea Dog: A working dog's life in the high country

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Ajax the Kea Dog: A working dog's life in the high country

Corey Mosen

Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The highly illustrated, heartwarming story of conservation heroes, dog Ajax and his handler Corey, who traverse remote parts... [more]

$34.99

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Critical Terms for Animal Studies

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Critical Terms for Animal Studies

Lori Gruen

Ethics & moral philosophy; Zoology & animal sciences; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A new critical terms volume addressing the growing, vigorously interdisciplinary field of animal studies. [more]

$69.00

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Raise Happy Chickens: How to raise healthy chickens and other poultry in your outdoor space

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Raise Happy Chickens: How to raise healthy chickens and other poultry in...

Victoria Roberts

Poultry farming; Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A comprehensive and readable guide to keeping chickens as well as other breeds of poultry, ideal for the amateur and interested... [more]

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Big Pig, Little Pig: A Year on a Smallholding in South-West France

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Big Pig, Little Pig: A Year on a Smallholding in South-West France

Jacqueline Yallop

Memoirs; Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Paperback

On her fortieth birthday Jacqueline Yallop built a pig sty in rural south-west France. She and her husband Ed had decided... [more]

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The Unexpected Genius of Pigs

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The Unexpected Genius of Pigs

Matt Whyman

Memoirs; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

We often consider dogs to be our enduring sidekicks but the truth is domestic pigs have played a role in our lives for nearly... [more]

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Peace, Love, Goats of Anarchy: How My Little Goats Taught Me Huge Lessons about Life

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Peace, Love, Goats of Anarchy: How My Little Goats Taught Me Huge Lessons...

Leanne Lauricella

Animals & society; Ethical issues & debates; Farm & working animals

Hardback

In Peace, Love, Goats, learn how Leanne Lauricella's special needs Goats of Anarchy have taught her valuable life lessons.... [more]

$32.99

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