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Amazing Life of Cats

'If you want to know the character of a man, find out what his cat thinks of him.' - Anonymous. Few animals make their presence felt in our lives the way cats do. Even those who know cats are still awed by their daring and determination, the

Baker, Candida

Animal Heroes
198(Ht mm) 128(Wdt mm) 192

The most extraordinary true tales of bravery across the natural world, from domestic pets to wild animals, proving that when it comes to facing danger there's more to them than meets the eye. Have you ever been astonis

Holt, Ben

Australian Native Bee Book

The Australian Native Bee Book describes native bees generally and provides a complete guide to keeping Australian native stingless bees. It is richly illustrated with over 500 photos, drawings and charts to increase accessibility and aid learn

Heard, Tim

Beautiful Chickens
illustrations 120

A gloriously indulgent treat for chicken-lovers, Beautiful Chickens revels in the fine detailing of fancy fowl from all over the world. Each model is shown in its most characteristic stance and at the height of its good looks,

Aschwanden, Christie, Perris, Andrew

Beautiful Cows

Porter, Val

Being a Dog: Following the Dog into a World of Smell

Alexandra Horowitz's runaway bestseller Inside of a Dog began a movement among dog owners to not just quietly accept and enjoy the presence of the pooch at their sides, but to wonder at that dog, and let him show us how he sees the world, an

Horowitz, Alexandra

Big New Yorker Book of Cats

Look what "The New Yorker" dragged in! It's the purr-fect gathering of talent celebrating our feline companions. This bountiful collection, beautifully illustrated in full color, features articles, fiction, humor, poems, cartoons, cover art,

The New Yorker Magazine, Lane, Anthony, Murakami, Haruki, Trillin, Calvin, Fisher, M F K, Dahl, Roald

black & white illustrations 260

Meet the ladies: a flock of smart, affectionate, highly individualistic chickens who visit their favorite neighbors, devise different ways to hide from foxes, and mob the author like she s a rock star. In these pa

Montgomery, Sy

Casper the Commuting Cat
The True Story of the Cat Who Rode the Bus and Stole Our Hearts 240

Casper became a national celebrity when newspapers ran the story of the amazing cat that regularly took the No. 3 bus on journeys around his home town, Plymouth, in Devon. While

Finden, Susan

Cat Sense: The Feline Enigma Revealed

From John Bradshaw, one of the world's leading experts on animal behaviour, and the author of the Sunday Times bestseller, In Defence of Dogs, comes a scientific portrait of the true, surprising nature of cats


Bradshaw John


Strutting and posing with assurance, the chickens in this whimsical collection surprise with their unexpected stances and ultimately enchant with their at times all too human expressions. From the proud Serama to the delightfully humorous Si

Goh, Ernest

Citizen Canine

Dogs are getting lawyers. Cats are getting kidney transplants. Could they one day be fellow citizens? Cats and dogs were once wild animals. Today, they are family members and surrogate children. A little over a century ago, pets didn't warr

Grimm, David

Complete Cat Breed Book
Illustrations 256

Choose the perfect cat for you

From Siamese to Sphynx cats, The Complete Cat Breed Book will help you choose the perfect companion for you. Fully illustrated and featuring over 150 of t

Dorling Kindersley

Complete Herbal Handbook for the Dog and Cat

Dog and cat owners are becoming increasingly concerned about the saftey of processed pet food and the possible side-effects of over-use of antibiotics and hormone treatments. This new edition, thoroughly revised and updated, covers Natural R

Bairacli-Levy, Juliette de

Complete Horse Care Manual

Gallop your way to successful horse care with this comprehensive manual. Comprehensive, fully illustrated and up-to-date, "Complete Horse Care Manual" is a thoroughbred guide to horse care. An excellent working relationship with your horse i

Vogel, Colin

Complete Puppy School
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Sonntag, Dr Quixi

Dog Training : the Gentle Modern Method

Weston, David

Dog Training For Dummies
ill 408

Make training fun and effective This friendly guide shows you how to select the right training method for your dog, based on his unique personality, to reach your desired goals. Whether you want to teach Buddy to sit or master retrieving

Volhard, Jack, Volhard, Wendy

Dog Treats
30 'spot' & 5 half-page b/w illustrations 176

From Ozymandias the Steve McQueen of Springers whose acrobatic sex life rivals Errol Flynn's, to terrier Ted, whose Falstaffian appetites (and over-indulgence following the loyal toast) lead to a sha

Matthew, Christopher

Dog's Life: A Celebration of Our Best Friend
50 colour illustrations 128

This beautiful little giftbook features over 50 dogs painted by Hannah Dale in her uniquely quirky, characterful style. From the faithful Labrador and the bouncy Cocker Spaniel to the loveable Old English Sheepdog and

Dale, Hannah

Dogs in Venice

Uniquely beautiful. City of the senses. City of the intellect and imagination. City of dogs! Residents of Venice are great dog lovers. In the tenements, in the Campos, in the cafes that line the canals, there are dogs of every description. Wi

McCourt, Suzanne, Derrett, Peter

Dogs Make Us Human
216(Ht mm) 280(Wdt mm) 176

Famed wildlife photographer Art Wolfe has chosen one hundred of his favorite photographs of dogs- including shots from every continent of the world-and teamed up with bestselling animal writer Jeffrey Moussaieff Mas

Wolfe, Art, Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff, PH.D.

Dogs That Know When Their Owners are Coming Home
16halftones 320

Many people who have ever owned a pet will swear that their dog or cat or other animal has exhibited some kind of behaviour they just can't explain. How does a dog know when its owner is returning home at an unexpected time? Fill

Sheldrake, Rupert

Emotional Lives of Animals
black & white illustrations 240

Biologist Marc Bekoff is one of the world's foremost experts on animal emotions. After years of fieldwork studying the communication patterns of coyotes and domestic dogs, Bekoff began challenging the scientific s

Bekoff, Marc

Equine Beauty
c. 208 colour and duotone photographs 208

Raphael Macek's inspiring images of equine majesty now available in a smaller format. Fine-art photography that does true justice to equine nobility. A must-have for all horse lovers.

Macek, Raphael


In his first book, award-winning photographer Tim Flach's quest to document the horse has resulted in Equus, an intensely moving look at an animal - as solitary subject and en masse, from the air and from underwater - whose history is so powerf

Flach, Tim

Esther the Wonder Pig

In the bestselling tradition of Marley and Me, a funny, heartwarming and inspiring true story about how one little pig changed her owners' lives forever. When an old friend contacted Steve Jenkins out of the blue and begged him to take in a

Jenkins, Steve, Walter, Derek, Crane, Caprice

Every Dog Has Its Day
black & white illustrations, index 192

Why has Fido become a generic term for all dogs? Why did hundreds of people collect dog faeces - and sell it? Dogs never eat other dogs, so why is it a dog-eat-dog world? Did any dogs survive the 'Titanic'?

Cryer, Max

French Cat
150 full-colour photos 232

At once touching, ethereal and warm, Rachael McKenna's unique viewpoint has made her one of the most successful animal photographers in the world today. When she recently embarked on a new life in France, it was inevit

McKenna, Rachael

Hamlyn All Colour Dog Tricks
Hamlyn All Colour 200 S. 144

Teaching your dog to complete different tasks is a great way to improve your pooch's obedience and develop your relationship with him, but where do you start? With simple step-by-step instructions and expert advice f

Ray, Mary

Horse Encyclopedia

A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse Encyclopedia is a fully illustrated look at all the major horse and pony breeds and types, from the ponies of Dartmoor to the American mustang. Packed with gorgeous photographs of horse

Hartley-Edwards, Elwyn

Horse Owners' Essential Tips
250 full colour illustrations 250

Horse Owners' Essential Tips is chock full of the best proven advice on horse care. Shared among owners and riders for years, these tips and tricks revolve around daily maintenance and the most common problems t

Meyrier, Philippe

Horse Rescue

Of all animals, horses are believed to have the greatest ability to mirror human emotions, and their natural empathy can be a powerful antidote to human stress. In horses that have been rescued, the ability to connect and give back to tho

Schoenwald, Joanne

Horse Tack and Saddlery: The Complete Illustrated Guide to Riding Equipment
Over 400 photographs 96

Riding and caring for horses involves a vast array of equipment, and the diversity of choices can make the job of buying tack a daunting one. With its directorystyle approach, this book looks at the complete range of hors


In Defence of Dogs

John Bradshaw, one of the world's leading dog experts, brings us a compelling insight into what dogs would ask us for, if only they knew how. The dog has been mankind's faithful companion for tens of thousands of years, yet today finds itsel

Bradshaw, John

Incredible Dog Journeys

"Determined dogs from around the world travel vast distances and overcome unbelievable odds. Meet Bonnie, the kelpie-blue heeler cross, who led her owner to safety through one of the deadliest bushfires in Australia's history; Penny, a Hunga

Greaves, Laura

Inside of a Dog

As an unabashed dog lover, Alexandra Horowitz is naturally curious about what her dog thinks and what she knows. As a cognitive scientist she is intent on understanding the minds of animals who cannot say what they know or feel. This is a fr

Horowitz, Alexandra

It Happened Off the Leash

It Happened off the Leash is a collection of embarrassing, heart-warming, life-changing and most of all funny stories of dog owners from all walks of life who are bound by their love of dogs and misbehaving mutts. From runaways to food thieves,

O'Reilly, Paddy

It's All About Treo

When Dave Heyhoe was sent to Afghanistan to help detect the Taliban's murderous roadside bombs, he knew he'd need a special dog by his side. Luckily for him, his closest pal Treo, a staggeringly brave ball of energy and mischief was with him

Heyhoe, Dave, Lewis, Damien, Larsson, Stieg

K9 Cops

In this fascinating book, Nigel Allsopp lifts the lid on the world of police dogs, examining the vital roles they play both in Australia and around the world. Despite the numerous high-tech devices now available to law-enforcement officials,

Allsopp, Nigel

Keeping Bees and Making Honey
100 colour photographs, 30 colour illustrations 144

Keeping Bees and Making Honey is a stunning, comprehensive and attractive lifestyle guide to beekeeping packed with images, information, practical advice, useful resources and recipes. Whether

Benjamin, Alison, McCallum, Brian

Lick Cats
181(Ht mm) 203(Wdt mm) 144

The pet photographer and bestselling author of the Shake series presents more than sixty cute, cuddly, and charming cats caught in mid-lick in this delightfully funny full-color photography collection. Photographed in

Davidson, Carli

Lick Dogs
181(Ht mm) 203(Wdt mm) 144

The pet photographer and bestselling author of the Shake series presents more than sixty cute, cuddly, and charming dogs caught in mid-lick in this delightfully funny full-color photography collection. Photographed i

Davidson, Carli

Living in Harmony with your Cat
130 + Colour illustrations throughout 128

Cats can be mysterious creatures. So, how do you integrate them into your world? This guide helps you live in harmony with your kitty. How do you welcome a new kitten? What is the best food for your cat?

Castellazzi, Davide, Vestita, Marisa

Living in Harmony with Your Dog
Colour illustrations throughout 128

The relationship between humans and dogs is age-old but it s still important to understand canine thinking when you choose a pet. A veterinarian answers all the questions that potential dog owners need to ask.

Bianchi, Piero, Vestita, Marisa

Lost Cat
4-color throughout 1

Caroline Paul was recovering from a bad accident (she had been flying a plane when it happened) and thought things couldn't get worse. But then her beloved cat Tibia disappeared. She and her partner, illustrator Wendy MacNau

Paul, Caroline

Man and Beast

Cavemen tamed fire then they tamed animals, wild ancestors of the domestic breeds that have been with us ever since. From the city beggar sharing a blanket with a bull terrier to oil-sheiks breeding Arabian horses, humans are suckers for animal

Rule, Andrew

Metal Cats
illustrations 136

The metal scene is known for its love of dark, depressing and disturbing imagery and ideas, and its fans are often mischaracterised as violent, hateful and misanthropic. Metal Cats is hard evidence that while the music may be b

Crockett, Alexandra

Millies Gone

A heart warming true story about a family's quest for their lost dog, Millie, which touched and united a whole community in suburban Melbourne.

Holdsworth, Anna

My Dog! A Kid's Guide to Keeping a Happy and Healthy Pet
full colour illustrations throughout 256

"My Dog!" covers everything from the basics of handling, feeding, and grooming to history, lore, and the kinds of fun facts kids will always remember (dogs have a sense of smell a million times better tha

Rosen, Michael J., USA

One Big Happy Family
232(Ht mm) 190(Wdt mm) 160

Lisa Rogak is the author of Dogs of Courage: The Heroism and Heart of Working Dogs Around the World, and editor of the New York Times bestselling Barack Obama in His Own Words, among many other books. Inspiring, True T

Rogak, Lisa

Pamper Your Pooch
colour photography throughout 112

They say that dog is a man's (and woman's!) best friend - so show your pooch how much you care by making any one of the 30 lovingly handcrafted projects in this book. Divided into Eat, Nest, Play and Wear, the i

Blondel, Rachelle

Parisian Cats
160 colour illustrations 128

In Paris, cafes and cats go hand in paw. Far away from the famous runways in the world capital of fashion, the biggest divas in town can be found strutting their stuff down the zinc bar of many a local hot spot. This

Snaije, Olivia

Patron Saint of Lost Dogs
198(Ht mm) 128(Wdt mm) 352

Dr. Cyrus Mills reluctantly returns home to rural Eden Falls, Vermont under dire personal circumstances to revive The Bedside Manor for Sick Animals, the failing veterinary practice of his recently deceased and long es

Trout, Nick

80 4x colour illustrated throughout 112

Photographer Seth Casteel's underwater photographs of dogs and babies have captivated an international audience. Now, Seth has found the perfect way to capture our other best friends: cats! A beautiful, f

Casteel, Seth

234(Ht mm) 153(Wdt mm) paperback 272

Ralf the Giant Schnauzer was once a small puppy with a big barking problem. He was facing an uncertain future until Caroline Lovick and her loving family came along. They rescued Ralf from Tasmania and welcom

Crawford, Anne

Richard Phibbs: Rescue Me
73 colour illustrations 112

For three years, fashion and portrait photographer Richard Phibbs has donated his services to the Humane Society of New York, making portraits of dogs up for adoption as part of the Manhattan shelter's work to find th

Phibbs, Richard

Secret Language of Puppies
227(Ht mm) 170(Wdt mm) 192

A puppy comes with a lot of specific challenges. From ears to paws, they are bundles of energy. Mischievous and constantly testing boundaries, they will keep their owners on their toes. Pups will need to be housebroken

Banks, Andrew

Shake Puppies
203(Ht mm) 180(Wdt mm) 144

What's cuter than a book full of doggies? A book full of puppies! A follow up to award-winning photographer Carli Davidson's hit Shake, this new volume is an adorable collection of photos of puppies caught mid-shake.

Davidson, Carli

Susie's Senior Dogs
4-color throughout 144

The viral Facebook sensation Susie's Senior Dogs has amassed over 500,000 fans as it advocates for the adoption of elderly dogs. Now Erin Stanton (Susie's owner) has written a heartwarming, compelling collection of "happy

Stanton, Erin

Top Dogs: A Celebration of Great Australian Working Dogs

A unique celebration of our remarkable Aussie working dogs, illustrated with photographs taken by the people who love them. Ask anyone who lives and works on the land and they will tell you that a good working dog is the heart and soul of r

Goode, Angela

Ultimate Guide to Cat Breeds
287(Ht mm) 224(Wdt mm) 448

Cats have been domesticated since prehistoric times, perhaps for as long as 5,000 years. Throughout human history, they have been greatly valued as destroyers of vermin, as well as for their ornamental qualities.The do

Somerville, Louisa

Unlikely Friendships: Dogs
full colour photographs 256

Enhanced with beautiful full-colour photographs, these true stories of camaraderie, affection, and remarkable bravery are from the author of the New York Times bestsellers Unlikely Friendships, Unlikely Loves, and Unl

Holland, Jennifer S.

What is a Dog?
illustrations 272

Of the world s dogs, less than two hundred million are pets, living with humans who provide food, shelter, squeaky toys, and fashionable sweaters. But roaming the planet are five times as many dogs who are their own masters nei

Coppinger, Raymond, Coppinger, Lorna

What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World

Taking the reader from crime scenes to training sites and science labs, talking and working with other handlers and trainers, and interviewing animal psychologists, forensic anthropologists, breeders, and scent researchers, Warren explains h

Warren, Cat

What Your Dog Says About You
55 colour illlustrations 96

Dogs. You cannot move for them. They are absolutely everywhere and whether in the handbag of a celebrity, rounding up cattle, destroying your shoes or pulling a chilly Canadian through the tundra, they play a big part

Ryan, Liam, Ford, Hugh

Wine Cats

For many years, the best-selling Wine Dogs series of books have paid homage to the dogs of the wine industry. Now the time has come to celebrate the feline megastars of the vineyards and wineries, with the brand new Wine Cats book! Wine Cats i

McGill, Craig, Elliott, Susan


Gorgeous photography and memorable quotes combine to create the ultimate gift for dog lovers. Dogs have a way of making our lives feel complete. They're there for us through good times and bad, with their wholehearted engagement in life a l

Jones, Anouska

Working Dog Heroes: How One Man Gives Shelter Dogs New Life and Purpose
234(Ht mm) 153(Wdt mm) 304

A great Aussie yarn packed with inspiring stories of shelter dogs that have been given new life and purpose - and turned around the lives of others. Steve Austin isn't your average dog trainer. In this feelgood, yarn-l

Austin, Steve


'When people gave up on Wylie, Wylie refused to give up on people.' For a street dog born in the city of Kandahar, Afghanistan, to be crowned top dog at Scruffts, a competition for rescued crossbreeds held during Crufts, the largest dog show

Farthing, Pen

Zen Mind, Zen Horse
full colour photographs & illustrations throughout 320

Mindful work with horses, says neurosurgeon Allan J. Hamilton, can enlighten the human handler as much as it benefits the horse. Evolving over 30 million years to become the quintessential p

Hamilton, Allan J.