The Divinity of Dogs captures moments in which you learn something profound about life from an experience with a dog. These inspiring and heartwarming true stories show where love, tolerance, comfort, compassion, loyalty, joyfulness and even death have provided experiences that have led to spiritual e... read more
The tragic story of how ignorance, fear and lack of caring led to the extinction of the Tasmanian Tiger.
|Series:||Cronin's Key Guide|
This book, the fifth in the Cronin's Key Guide series, is packed with information about the behaviour, development, food and habitat of Australia's remarkable reptiles and frogs. Each entry fully describes a species and its way of life. Colourfully illustrated throughout with detailed artwork and with... read more
In The Spirit of the Dog, animal expert Tamsin Pickeral and award-winning photographer Astrid Harrisson come together to celebrate the beauty and diversity of this magnificent animal. Discover the vital role that dogs have played throughout history; trace the development of the most striking and signi... read more
Like the Sydney Opera House or Uluru, the kangaroo is a unique symbol of Australia. This is the remarkable story of our most famous marsupial, from its ancient origins and prehistoric significance to current-day management and conservation. Marsupial specialists Stephen Jackson and Karl Vernes examine... read more
Presents an introduction to the rewarding hobby of poultry keeping. This book reveals how, as well as being useful, chickens are interesting and colourful characters that make good pets and can enliven any garden.
The beauty and drama of the bird world brought to breathtaking life in a new edition. From hummingbirds weighing less than a coin to monkey-eating eagles, this is a unique celebration of birds, photographed and studied in their natural environments around the world. Explore the complete bird story: fr... read more
From Susan Casey, the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil's Teeth and The Wave, a breathtaking look into the mysterious world of dolphins and their conflicted history with man--now in paperback
Since the dawn of recorded history, humans have felt a kinship with the sleek... read more
This is the guide to looking after your horse in a reliable, natural and inexpensive way and in excellent health. In NATURAL HORSE CARE, Pat Coleby includes up-to-date information on the natural care and management of horses. She explains the important roles of correct feed rations, vitamins and miner... read more
|Reading Level:||very good|
Horses have been our companions in work and leisure for thousands of years. As a species we have profited immeasurably from their resilience, strength and intelligence. In The Horse, Wendy Williams travels the globe to discover the history of our noble comp... read more
This invaluable companion to The Mammals of Australia is intended to be taken out into the field and used in conjunction with the more comprehensive volume. Genuinely practical in the outdoors, the book includes accounts of 389 species and newly developed, comprehen... read more
Almost every animal carries a symbolic meaning for humans - in the case of the kangaroo it is that of peculiarity and strangeness, a reputation that throughout history has led to a troubled relationship between mankind and marsupial. Written in a lively and approachable style, Kangaroo relates the sto... read more