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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

Paperback

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]

$19.99

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Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

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Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

Fred Hams

Reference works; Poultry farming; Farm & working animals; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

Hardback

Directory of chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys and how to keep them, with 700 photographs. [more]

$49.95

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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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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

Paperback

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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PIG/PORK: Archaeology, Zoology and Edibility

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PIG/PORK: Archaeology, Zoology and Edibility

Pia Spry-Marques

History; Social & cultural history; Animals & society; Cooking with meat & game; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Pigs unite and divide people, but why?<br /><br />Pig/Pork explores the... [more]

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What the Dog Knows: scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world

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What the Dog Knows: scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the...

Cat Warren

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal behaviour; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

In What the Dog Knows, Warren uses her odyssey with Solo to enter the broader world of scent detection dogs, revealing the... [more]

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Working Dog Heroes: How One Man Gives Shelter Dogs New Life and Purpose

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Working Dog Heroes: How One Man Gives Shelter Dogs New Life and Purpose...

Steve Austin

Biography; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

A great Aussie yarn packed with inspiring stories of shelter dogs that have been given new life and purpose - and turned around... [more]

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Goat

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Goat

Joy Hinson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals; Farm & working animals

Paperback

This book traces the history of the animal, moving from their evolution through their domestication and global spread to the... [more]

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Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

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Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

Angela Goode

Farm & working animals

Hardback

A unique celebration of our remarkable Aussie working dogs, illustrated with photographs taken by the people who love them.... [more]

$39.99

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Dogs in Action: Working Dogs and Their Stories

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Dogs in Action: Working Dogs and Their Stories

Maria Alomajan

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

This book describes the vast range of jobs undertaken by dogs around the world, from detection and therapy to show dogs, sled... [more]

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The Illustrated Guide to Ducks and Geese and Other Domestic Fowl: How To Choose Them - How To Keep Them

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The Illustrated Guide to Ducks and Geese and Other Domestic Fowl: How To...

Celia Lewis

Farm & working animals

Hardback

Covers the most familiar breeds of domestic ducks, geese, turkeys, guinea fowl and quail in Europe and North America, with... [more]

$35.00

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Keeping Your Own Free-Range Pigs: A Beginner's Guide to Raising Porkers, Baconers & Backfatters

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Keeping Your Own Free-Range Pigs: A Beginner's Guide to Raising Porkers,...

Jen Owens

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Pigs are intelligent, challenging and fascinating creatures. They also taste great. Written by long-time vegetarian turned... [more]

$24.95

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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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Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens

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Storeys Guide to Raising Chickens

Gail Damerow

Farm & working animals

Paperback

A guide to raising one chicken or one hundred. It features topics from starting a backyard flock to putting eggs on the table.... [more]

$29.99

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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

Paperback

`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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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]

$57.99

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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]

$67.00

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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]

$29.99

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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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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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