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The powerful bond between people and pets : our boundless connections to companion animals / by Anderson, P. Elizabeth.;
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-237) and index.Introduction: A new era for companion animals -- Companion animals in America and around the globe -- Genesis and nature of the bond -- Why we choose certain animals as companions -- Roles that animals play in our lives and how we influence each other -- Embedded with humans--animals in the human world -- Pets as medicine -- Protecting our companion animals -- When love hurts -- Love gone bad.
Subjects: Pet owners; Pets; Pets; Human-animal relationships.;
© 2008., Praeger,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Surprise puppy! / by Walker-Hodge, Judith.;
Describes what is involved when a puppy comes to stay with a family.
Subjects: Puppies; Dogs.; Pets.;
© 1998., DK Pub.,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Creature comfort : animals that heal / by Graham, Bernie,1959-;
Includes bibliographical references (p. [292]-302) and index.
Subjects: Animals; Pets;
© c2000., Prometheus Books,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Companion animals and us : exploring the relationships between people and pets / by Podberscek, Anthony L.(Anthony Louis),1963-; Paul, Elizabeth S.(Elizabeth Shaun),1964-; Serpell, James,1952-;
Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Pets; Pet owners; Human-animal relationships; Pet owners; Pets; Human-animal relationships;
© 2000., Cambridge University Press,
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Reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates : an identification and care guide / by Bartlett, Patricia,1949-; Griswold, Billy.; Bartlett, Richard D.,1938-;
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-274) and index.Introduction -- Part 1: Reptiles -- Snakes -- Boas and Pythons -- Colubrine Snakes -- Lizards -- Agamid Lizards -- Angiod Lizards: Alligator Lizards and Glass Lizards -- Chameleons -- Iguanian Lizards: Iguanas and relatives -- Armadillo Lizards and Plated Lizards -- Gekkonid Lizards -- Aeluroscalobotid Lizards -- Eublepharine Geckos: Eyelidded Geckos -- True Geckos -- Lacertid Lizards -- Skinks -- Teiid Lizards: Whiptails and Tegus -- Varanid Lizards: monitors -- Tortoises and Turtles -- Tortoises -- Mud Turtles and Musk Turtles -- Basking Turtles -- Side-necked Turtles -- Soft-shelled Turtles -- Crocodilians -- Caiman -- Part 2: Amphibians -- Frogs, Toads, and TreeFrogs -- Bombinatorids: Fire-bellied Toads -- Bufonids: True Toads -- Horned Frogs and relatives -- Dendrobatids: poison Frogs -- Hylid Frogs: Australian and American TreeFrogs -- Hyperoliid Frogs -- Leptopelid Frogs -- Mantellas -- Malayan Horned Frog -- Microhyulids: Narrow-mouthed Toads -- Pipid Frogs -- Ranids: True Frogs -- Rhacophorids: Gliding Frogs and relatives -- Newts, Salamanders, and Caecilians -- Ambystomatids: Mole Salamanders -- Salamandrids: Newts -- Caecilians -- Part 3: Invertebrates -- Arthropods -- Tarantulas -- Millipedes and Centipedes -- Scorpions -- Mantids and Stick Insects -- Cockroaches -- Bibliography -- Index.From Back Cover Of Book: Reptiles, Amphibians, and Invertebrates an identification and card guide. Hundreds of color illustrations. Snake, lizards, insects, turtles and tortoises, frogs and toads, salamanders and newts, and arachnids are all featured in this book. It's a pictorial identification guide and husbandry manual covering more than 250 species, subspecies, and color morphs. The authors tell you what to look for when purchasing these animals and discuss caging and feeding. Each profile includes the animal's place of origin, its size from hatchling to adult, its lifespan, and its general behavior traits.
Subjects: Amphibians as pets.; Reptiles as pets.; Invertebrates as pets.; Amphibians; Reptiles; Invertebrates; Reptiles; Amphibians; Animal Husbandry; Invertebrates;
© 2010., Barron's ; Publishers Group UK [distributor],
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Dogs that know when their owners are coming home : and other unexplained powers of animals / by Sheldrake, Rupert.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Pets; Extrasensory perception in animals.;
© c2011., Three Rivers Press,
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Redemption : the myth of pet overpopulation and the no kill revolution in America / by Winograd, Nathan J.;
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index.Explains the "No Kill" movement, tracing the history of animal sheltering and describing what can be done for homeless dogs and cats by shelters without the need to kill them.
Subjects: Animal welfare; Animal shelters; Pets; Animal welfare.; Animal shelters.; Pets;
© c2007., Almaden Books
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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The Macmillan book of the marine aquarium : a definitive reference to more than 300 marine fish and invertebrate species and how to establish and maintain a reef aquarium / by Dakin, Nick.;
Subjects: Marine aquariums.; Marine aquarium fishes.; Marine invertebrates as pets.;
© c1992., Macmillan ; Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; Maxwell Macmillan International,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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You need more sleep : [electronic resource] : advice from cats. by Marciuliano, Francesco.;
Our feline friends have spent eons observing, napping, pondering, napping, and taking notes about the human condition. In between naps, they've realized that we humans could use some catlike guidance when it comes to handling the ups and downs of life. In this book they've condescended to share their invaluable wisdom in short advice columns such as "Always Stay at Least 30 Feet from a Loved One" and "Never Let Anyone Dress You." Whether it's coping with romance, surviving a social gathering, or clawing your way to the top of the corporate ladder only to realize you can't get down, the cats in this ebook will have you relaxed and ready to take on the world! Just after one more nap.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Nonfiction.; Cats; American wit and humor.; Humor (Nonfiction).; Pets.;
© 2015.,
On-line resources: http://kirtland.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DD59B2B7-5E80-4586-B6CA-1CCD673FE3EB -- Click to access digital title in OverDrive.;
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I know an old teacher / by Bowen, Anne,1952-; Gammell, Stephen,illustrator.;
Ages 5-9.In this take on the well-known cumulative rhyme, a teacher inadvertently swallows a flea, then follows it with an assortment of classroom pets while her students look on in surprise.Accelerated Reader
Subjects: Stories in rhyme.; Teachers; Schools; Pets;
© ©2008., Carolrhoda Books,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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