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Farm & working animals

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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 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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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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Living Off the Land

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Living Off the Land

Charlotte Jarvis

Self-sufficiency; Gardening; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables; Farm & working animals

Hardback

An informative manual on how to produce food from your own backyard, whatever its size. [more]

$23.95

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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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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]

$34.99

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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]

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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]

$24.99

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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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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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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 Clydesdale: Workhorse of the World

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The Clydesdale: Workhorse of the World

Mary Bromilow

Farm & working animals; Horses & ponies

Paperback

The story of one of Britain's remarkable native breeds. [more]

$39.99

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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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A Family Guide To Keeping Chickens, 2nd Edition: How to choose and care for your first chickens

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A Family Guide To Keeping Chickens, 2nd Edition: How to choose and care...

Anne Perdeaux

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

Paperback

This practical book takes you through the process of acquiring your first chickens and caring for them correctly. [more]

$29.99

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Alan The Christmas Donkey: The little donkey who made a big difference

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Alan The Christmas Donkey: The little donkey who made a big difference

Tracy Garton

Memoirs; Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The charming, heartwarming true story of a little donkey who helped save the sanctuary that had taken him in. [more]

$16.99

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Where Honeybees Thrive: Stories from the Field

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Where Honeybees Thrive: Stories from the Field

Heather Swan

Ecological science, the Biosphere; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders; Farm & working animals

Paperback

-An interdisciplinary exploration of responses to honeybee decline. Features the innovative projects of beekeepers, farmers,... [more]

$54.99

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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]

$24.99

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