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The Grizzly Maze: Timothy Treadwell's Fatal Obsession With Alaskan Bears
The Grizzly Maze
Timothy Treadwell's Fatal Obsession With Alaskan Bears
Paperback      ISBN: 0452287359
Traces the efforts of a conservationist to protect the grizzly bear, recounts how his efforts to overturn perceptions about bear aggressiveness resulted in his death in October 2003, and explores the causes of the fatal attack.
Outwitting Squirrels: 101 Cunning Stratagems to Reduce Dramatically the Egregious Misappropriation of Seed from Your Birdfeeder by Squirrels
Outwitting Squirrels
101 Cunning Stratagems to Reduce Dramatically the Egregious Misappropriation of Seed from Your Birdfeeder by Squirrels
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1556523025
Describes how to outsmart the greedy, crafty squirrels who are determined to make all birdseed their own
Monkeys on the Interstate: And Other Tales from America's Favorite Zookeeper
Monkeys on the Interstate
And Other Tales from America's Favorite Zookeeper
Hardcover      ISBN: 0385247311
Homeopathic First Aid for Animals: Tales and Techniques from a Country Practitioner
Homeopathic First Aid for Animals
Tales and Techniques from a Country Practitioner
Paperback      ISBN: 0892817372
An A-to-Z reference for using homeopathy to treat animals. The gentle and effective qualities that have made homeopathy such a popular remedy for humans make it the perfect treatment method for animals as well. This reader-friendly guide is an A-to-Z reference for treating almost any emergency that may befall our beloved animal companions. Practical clinical instruction in homeopathy and first aid is included for each condition, from broken bones to diarrhea, from poisoning to fleas. Special sections discuss caring for orphaned young animals and understanding how homeopathic medicines work. It makes the perfect guide for those who want to give animals the non-threatening, natural care they need. Homeopathy for Animals applies to many different animal species, including pets, horses, barnyard animals, even birds and reptiles. Real-life anecdotes from the author's 20 years of veterinary experience treating household pets and farm and wild animals make Homeopathy for Animals as entertaining as it is useful.
A Primate's Memoir
A Primate's Memoir
Paperback      ISBN: 0743202414
The author offers a memoir of his two decades in the field studying Kenyan baboons as he describes the members of the baboon troop and their behavior and his interaction with the neighboring Masai tribe.
Mammals of North America: Temperate And Arctic Regions
Mammals of North America
Temperate And Arctic Regions
Paperback      ISBN: 1554072336
Identifies approximately 150 species that inhabit some of the same territory as humans and includes information on characteristics and behavior.
Alex & Me: How a Scientist and a Parrot Discovered a Hidden World of Animal Intelligence--And Formed a Deep Bond in the Process
Alex & Me
How a Scientist and a Parrot Discovered a Hidden World of Animal Intelligence--And Formed a Deep Bond in the Process
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0061672475
The story of a famous African Grey parrot documents his thirty-year relationship with his trainer and the ways in which his life has changed scientific understanding about language and thought.
Dolphins
Dolphins
Paperback      ISBN: 1901268179
Part of the "Wildlife Monographs" series, this full-colour book features images captured by some of the worlds premier wildlife photographers providing a glimpse of some of the worlds increasingly rare and endangered species, captured in their natural habitats.
Four Wings and a Prayer: Caught in the Mystery of the Monarch Butterfly
Four Wings and a Prayer
Caught in the Mystery of the Monarch Butterfly
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 037540208x
The author of Migrations to Solitude chronicles the extraordinary odyssey of the beautiful monarch butterfly, which, each year, flies thousands of miles to its breeding and wintering grounds in Mexico's Neovolcanic Mountains. 25,000 first printing.
Giant Pandas
Giant Pandas
Paperback      ISBN: 1901268136
Looks into the way of life of the pandas. This book also explains the tremendous efforts undertaken in China and elsewhere to ensure this iconic animal is saved for future generations to enjoy. Presented in high gloss paperback, it contains images that give an insight into the life of this mammal within a remote mountain habitat.