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Farm & working animals

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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: Understanding the World's Most Intriguing Animals

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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras: Understanding the World's Most Intriguing...

Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A New York Times bestselling author investigates the fascinating behavior and emotional lives of... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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Home to Roost: A Backyard Farmer Chases Chickens Through the Ages

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Home to Roost: A Backyard Farmer Chases Chickens Through the Ages

Bob Sheasley

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Tells of the intertwined relationship between humans and chickens. This title presents the story of agriculture and human... [more]

$37.00  $33.30

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Homemade Living: Keeping Chickens with Ashley English: All You Need to Know to Care for a Happy, Healthy Flock

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Homemade Living: Keeping Chickens with Ashley English: All You Need to Know...

Ashley English

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

Hardback

A guide to raising chickens, with information on choosing a breed, acquiring the chicks, and housing, feeding and caring for... [more]

$36.95  $33.25

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The Field Guide to Goats

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The Field Guide to Goats

Cheryl Kimball

Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Presents descriptions of more that twenty goat breeds, from the popular Nubian, Pygmy and Boer, to the rare and beautiful... [more]

$24.99

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Know Your Pigs

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Know Your Pigs

Jack Byard

Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Gives an insight into what you are likely to see in the British countryside. Suitable for novice enthusiasts of all ages,... [more]

$12.99

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Rescue Dogs: Crime and Rescue Canines in the Canadian Rockies

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Rescue Dogs: Crime and Rescue Canines in the Canadian Rockies

Dale Portman

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Farm & working animals

Paperback

A collection of crime and rescue stories that highlights the vital role dogs play in saving lives, upholding the law and recovering... [more]

$18.95  $16.70

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How to Raise Sheep

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How to Raise Sheep

Philip Hasheider

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Valued for their fleece and meat, and relatively easy to raise, sheep nonetheless need appropriate heath care, shelter, feeding,... [more]

$24.99

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Dog Days

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Dog Days

Jon Katz

Biography: general; Memoirs; Farm & working animals; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

In this New York Times -bestselling book, Katz chronicles his transformationfrom a suburban New Jersey dog owner to squire... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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Know Your Cattle

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Know Your Cattle

Jack Byard

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Presents 41 of the breeds of cattle which you would be most likely to see grazing Britain's farms. This book includes descriptions... [more]

$12.99

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Know Your Sheep

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Know Your Sheep

Jack Byard

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Presents the 41 breeds of sheep you are most likely to encounter on British farms, each with a full-page photo and a description... [more]

$12.99

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The Rural World of Eric Guy

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The Rural World of Eric Guy

Jonathan Brown

Photographs: collections; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Paperback

From 1930s to 1960s commercial photographer Eric Guy captured the rural world from his base at Basingstoke and Reading. He... [more]

$19.99

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Sheepwrecked

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Sheepwrecked

Jackie Ellis

Biography: general; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Takes you on a journey through the changing seasons at Rowfoot Farm. This book lets you join Jackie (and Katie the Lurcher,... [more]

$22.99

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The Horse in the City: Living Machines in the Nineteenth Century

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The Horse in the City: Living Machines in the Nineteenth Century

Clay McShane, Joel A. Tarr

Social & cultural history; Farm & working animals

Hardback

In addition to providing an insightful account of life and work in nineteenth-century urban America, The Horse in the City... [more]

$116.70  $105.05

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Living a Country Year: Wit and Wisdom from the Good Old Days

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Living a Country Year: Wit and Wisdom from the Good Old Days

Jerry Apps

True stories; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Many of us have dreams of a simple rural life, and this book tells the story of growing up on a dairy farm in the 1940's.... [more]

$21.99

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Cattle: A Handbook to the Breeds of the World

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Cattle: A Handbook to the Breeds of the World

Val Porter

Reference works; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Describes in detail various varieties and breeds of cattle in the world, both domesticated and wild. This book includes various... [more]

$232.95  $209.65

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Running a Small Flock of Sheep

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Running a Small Flock of Sheep

David Hinton

Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

This reliable and understandable reference book provides all the information anyone needs to make the right choices in successfully... [more]

$128.95  $116.05

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Creatures of Empire: How Domestic Animals Transformed Early America

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Creatures of Empire: How Domestic Animals Transformed Early America

Virginia DeJohn Anderson (Associate Professor of History, University of Colorado, Boulder)

History of the Americas; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Paperback edition of an original and groundbreaking work of colonial American history. Anderson argues that pigs, cows and... [more]

$24.95

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I'LL Gather My Geese

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I'LL Gather My Geese

Stillwell

Farm & working animals; Local history

Hardback

The author tells her story of taming the West starting with her marriage in 1918, and discusses ranch life and the struggles... [more]

$36.95  $33.25

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Extra Extraordinary Chickens

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Extra Extraordinary Chickens

Stephen Green-Armytage

Photographs: collections; Farm & working animals

Hardback

With gorgeous colour photographs and informative text, Stephen Green- Armytage surveys many breeds around the world, capturing... [more]

$25.95

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Colonel Richardson's Airedales

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Colonel Richardson's Airedales

Bryan D. Cummins

History; Warfare & defence; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Dogs in war This is the story of one man's struggle to develop the British War Dog School. Richardson began experimenting... [more]

$49.15  $44.25

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K9 Complete Care: A Manual for Physically and Mentally Healthy Working Dogs

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K9 Complete Care: A Manual for Physically and Mentally Healthy Working Dogs...

Resi Gerritsen, Ruud Haak

Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Hardback

This title is aimed at the owners, trainers and handlers of working dogs, although there is much here for pet owners as well.... [more]

$60.95  $54.85

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The Complete Pig: An Entertaining History of Pigs of the World

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The Complete Pig: An Entertaining History of Pigs of the World

Sara Rath

Farm & working animals

Paperback

Sara Rath provides readers with an overview if popular breeds, the history of wild boars and domesticated pigs, and tales... [more]

$24.99

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The Treatment Of Cattle By Homoeopathy

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The Treatment Of Cattle By Homoeopathy

George Macleod

Complementary medicine; Veterinary medicine: infectious diseases & therapeutics; Animal breeding; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Many farmers today are concerned, not only with the increasing cost of conventional drugs, but also with their side-effects... [more]

$29.99

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Pigs: The Homoeopathic Approach to the Treatment and Prevention of Diseases

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Pigs: The Homoeopathic Approach to the Treatment and Prevention of Diseases...

George Macleod

Complementary medicine; Veterinary medicine: infectious diseases & therapeutics; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Also some of the diseases discussed are subject to the restrictions under the Diseases of Animals Acts and Orders, but they... [more]

$35.00

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Faraway Horses: The Adventures And Wisdom Of One Of America's Most Renowned Horsemen

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Faraway Horses: The Adventures And Wisdom Of One Of America's Most Renowned...

Buck Brannaman, William Reynolds

Autobiography: general; Wildlife: general interest; Farm & working animals; Horses & ponies

Paperback

Telling the story of Buck Brannaman's life, this book gives horse owners the keys to understanding their animals. Buck Brannaman... [more]

$34.95  $31.45

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