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  • Call the Vet

    Farmers, Dramas and Disasters – My First Year as a Country Vet

    by Anna Birch ...
    When fresh-faced, newly qualified vet Anna arrives in the seemingly sleepy Dorset village of Ebbourne, little does she know that this tiny rural community is about to change her life …Straight in at the deep end, Anna faces two tricky calvings, an emergency call-out to a frightened mare, lots of mad cats (and mad cat women) and one enormous dog with an injured leg and a threatening bark. Spirited ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • James Herriot: The Life of a Country Vet

    by Graham Lord ...
    Alf Wight, a modest Scottish writer, better known as James Herriot, wrote books that became worldwide best sellers, films, audiobooks, and a much-loved television show. In The Life of a Country Vet, Graham Lord has written a detailed and affectionate biography of this remarkable man. Lord carefully documents Wight's life, beginning with his childhood in Glasgow and his years in veterinary college. ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Raising Chickens in Your Backyard

    Choosing Breeds, Creating a Home, Feeding and Care, Health Care, Egg Production, Layers Management, Chicken Behaviors, and Safety Advice for Flock Owners

    by Mark B. Chase ...
    All You Need to Get Started on Raising Backyard ChickensAre you ready to start keeping chickens on a small-scale? This indispensable guide takes an enthusiast through all aspects of raising chickens in the backyard. You will get all the information you need on breed selection, feeding, shelter, chickens health, flock protection, and more.Raising chickens is not difficult, complicated, or life ... Read more

    $4.83 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Diseases of Sheep - How to Know Them; Their Causes, Prevention and Cure - Containing Extracts from Livestock for the Farmer and Stock Owner

    by A. H. Baker ...
    "Diseases of Sheep " contains information on the various ailments common in sheep and their, prevention, diagnosis and treatment. It is intended to illustrate the main ailments afflicting sheep and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject. This volume will be of utility to modern farmers and sheep owners, and it would make for a handy addition to ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • A Yorkshire Vet: The Next Chapter

    by Julian Norton ...
    As seen on This Morning!'A magical memoir.' - Daily Mail WeekendOur Yorkshire Vet embarks on this newest adventure treating the animals and their assorted owners across the Yorkshire Dales.A Yorkshire Vet: The Next Chapter follows Julian's veterinary stories and amusing anecdotes through his work as a mixed practice vet in North Yorkshire.Julian has spent over twent... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Essential Oils for Dogs

    by Dave Lay TH ...
    If you want to raise healthy and happy dogs while eliminating their health problem permanently using essential oils, then this dogs-care-guide-book is exactly what you need...Like human beings, our canine friends need essential oils too. This is because dogs experience a wide variety of health problems that can only be dealt with conclusively by essential oils.Some of the common problems ... Read more

    $13.20 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Puppy Training: The Ultimate Guide to Housebreak Your Puppy in Just 7 Days

    Is your new puppy making your house into a disaster area?Tired of the smell, the cleaning bills, and the frustration of housebreaking a puppy through trial and error?Well say goodbye to the mess—your obedient, housebroken pet can be yours in just 7 days!There's nothing quite as frustrating as struggling to housebreak a new puppy.It's by far the most annoying, least fulfilling part of pet ownership ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • An Eagle in the Airing Cupboard

    by Rex Harper ...
    AN EAGLE IN THE AIRING CUPBOARD picks up where Rex Harpers first book, AN OTTER ON THE AGA, left off. It follows the fortunes of the Cornish RSPCA centre through one of its most testing twelve months. Once more it is a mixture of funny, touching and sometimes moving animal stories. And once more it features a cast of unforgettable characters, like Alfie and Blue, two hideously mistreated ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Homemade Dog Treats and Homemade Dog Food: 35 Homemade Dog Treats and Homemade Dog Food Recipes and Information to Keep Man’s Best Friend Happy, Healthy, and Disease Free

    Are you tired of feeding your dog store bought dog food where you can't even pronounce the ingredients?Worried about the safety of your beloved pet due to the recent recalls from the commercial dog food industry?If so, this book is for you!Everything you need to know about Homemade Dog Treats and Homemade Dog Food.This book is guaranteed to answer any and all questions you may have about Homemade ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Biosecurity in Animal Production and Veterinary Medicine

    From principles to practice

    Globally, the way the animal production industry copes with infectious diseases is changing. The (excessive) use of antimicrobials is under debate and it is becoming standard practice to implement thorough biosecurity plans on farms to prevent the entry and spread of pathogenic micro-organisms. Not only in farm animal production, but also in facilities where companion animals are kept, including ... Read more

    $95.99 AUD

  • Veterinary Nursing Care Plans

    Theory and Practice

    This book is the first veterinary textbook dedicated to nursing care plans. It offers a broad overview of the theory and practice of care planning in veterinary nursing, answering three key questions:What are nursing care plans?Why should nursing care plans be used in practice?How should nursing care plans be used in practice?Author Helen Ballantyne provid... ... Read more

    $55.99 AUD

  • Current Therapy in Large Animal Theriogenology

    series Current Veterinary Therapy
    An essential resource for both students and practitioners, this comprehensive text provides practical, up-to-date information about normal reproduction and reproductive disorders in horses, cattle, small ruminants, swine, llamas, and other livestock. Featuring contributions from experts in the field, each section is devoted to a different large animal species and begins with a review of the ... Read more

    $224.99 AUD

  • My Farming Life

    Tales from a shepherdess on a remote Northumberland farm

    by Emma Gray ...
    AS SEEN ON BBC TWO'S HIT TV-SHOW 'THIS FARMING LIFE''A heartwarming tale of life on the land' Alan Titchmarsh'There's love and loss, challenge and adversity, but above all it's warm, insightful and inspiring' Helen Skelton'Will inspire any reader to look at the countryside - and all those who work there - with newfound appreciation' Jimmy Doherty'Uplifting, charming and beautifully written' ... ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Alternative Treatments for Ruminant Animals

    Drawing on 36 years of veterinary practice, Dr. Paul Dettloff presents a natural, sustainable approach to ruminant health. Copiously illustrated chapters “break down” the animal into its interrelated biological systems: digestive, reproductive, respiratory, circulatory, musculoskeletal and more. Also includes a chapter on nosodes, with vaccination programs for dairy cattle, sheep and goats. An ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD

  • How to mentally exercise a dog

    by RITA ADAMS ...
    Is your dog mentally sharp or do you feel it needs more training?If given insufficient stimulation, dogs may devise destructive hobbies. You know you've done something right when your German shepherd is sleeping belly-up or your Australian cattle dog is too exhausted to engage.Fun mental games allow your dog the chance to sharpen their thinking, spend quality time with you, and become even wiser ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • The Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition

    A Complete Guide to Maximizing Flock Health and Dealing with Disease

    by Gail Damerow ...
    Healthy chickens are happy chickens. This one-of-a-kind reference book covers the health problems that plague chickens of all breeds and ages. Practical charts identify common symptoms and causes of infection, while an alphabetic listing of diseases provides advice on treatment. You’ll find helpful descriptions of troublesome ailments of all types, from poor egg production to crooked toe syndrome. ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Du piétin

    Ce livre est parfaitement mis en page pour une lecture sur liseuse électronique.Extrait : Avant d’entreprendre l’étude du piétin, il est nécessaire d’entrer dans quelques considérations sur l’anatomie et la physiologie du pied du mouton, afin de rendre plus compréhensibles la marche de la maladie et les lésions qui l’accompagnent. D’un autre côté, nous trouverons dans cette étude la raison de l ... Read more

    $4.11 AUD

  • Production de canards

    series Savoir faire
    La viande de canard et les œufs sont des aliments qui ont une valeur nutritionnelle élevée pour un coût néanmoins accessible. Les canards sont également exploités pour le marché de la plume et du duvet. La production de canards serait susceptible de contribuer à la lutte conte la faim dans certaines régions du monde. Cet ouvrage fait le tour de la question en abordant à la fois les techniques d ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Reproduction and Animal Health

    How to Select, Breed, and Manage a Herd for Health and Performance on Grass

    This book represents the combined experience and wisdom of two leaders in sustainable cattle production. Gearld Fry offers a lifetime of practical experience seasoned by study and observation. Charles Walters draws on his own observations as well as interviews with thousands of eco-farmers and consultants over the past four decades. The result is an insightful book that is practical in the extreme ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD

  • Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep, 5th Edition

    Breeding, Care, Facilities

    series Storey’s Guide to Raising
    Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep is the best-selling, most trusted reference for farmers and backyard homesteaders with any size flock. The fifth edition is now updated with full-color illustrations and photographs throughout, including a gallery of the best breed choices for both meat and fiber. With their small size and gentle dispositions, sheep are one of the easier livestock species to raise ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • The Big Book of Raising Chickens for Beginners

    A Practical Guide to Raise Healthy and Happy Backyard Herd for Meat and Eggs Plus Breeding, Routine Care and More

    by Zelene Ward ...
    Are you a lover of chicken farming and are looking for a simplified guide to help you raise healthy and happy herds for egg and meat purposes? If this is you, then continue reading…Raising chickens can be several things; it can be fun, rewarding, and therapeutic especially if you are a beginner, and a little bit nerve-wracking. There is just a lot of information about how to raise chickens and it ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry, 4th Edition

    Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guineas, Game Birds

    by Glenn Drowns ...
    series Storey’s Guide to Raising
    Whether you’re running a farm or interested in keeping a few backyard birds, Storey’s Guide to Raising Poultry covers everything you need to know to successfully raise your own chickens, turkeys, waterfowl, and more. Stressing humane practices throughout, Glenn Drowns provides expert advice on breed selection, housing, feeding, behavior, breeding, health care, and processing your own meat and eggs ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits, 5th Edition

    Breeds, Care, Housing

    by Bob Bennett ...
    series Storey’s Guide to Raising
    The fifth edition of this best-selling handbook features the same detailed approach that has made it the trusted source for raising healthy, productive rabbits — plus a total redesign with color photos and graphics. Whether you’re interested in raising rabbits for show, meat, fur, or as pets, this comprehensive guide offers expert advice on breed selection, housing, feeding, humane handling, and ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Storey's Guide to Raising Meat Goats, 2nd Edition

    Managing, Breeding, Marketing

    by Maggie Sayer ...
    series Storey’s Guide to Raising
    Discover how raising your own meat goats can be a fun and profitable endeavor. Offering plenty of tips for creating an economically viable operation and identifying niche markets for your products, Storey’s Guide to Raising Meat Goats shows you how to care for a thriving and productive herd full of healthy and happy animals. ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD