Caring For Your Pets

caring for pets

If you own a pet, you may be wondering if there are better or more ways to care for it. Whether you have a fish, bird, hamster, cat, or dog there is a book for you! The materials listed below will provide step by step suggestions on how to take good care of your furry family member. Happy and healthy pets are a joy for the whole family. The Complete Practical Guide to Small Pets & Pet Care : An Essential Family Reference to Keeping Hamsters, Gerbils, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Birds, Reptiles and Fish by David Alderton A newly-updated practical guide to pet-keeping, covering all aspects of choosing and caring for small mammals including rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils and jirds, chinchillas, rats and mice – plus birds, herptiles, invertebrates and fish. Each chapter features the most popular breeds in each species, based on general availability and suitability. Hospice Tails : The Animal Companions Who Journey with Hospice Patients and Their Families by Debra Stang In these pages you will meet King, an abused pit bull fiercely loyal to his rescuer, Fizzle, a teacup poodle who guarded his human in death as well as life, Io and Oi, two cats who facilitated a beautiful conversation between their owners, and Lightning, a horse who helped a widower find the strength to go on. National Geographic Complete Guide to Pet Health, Behavior, and happiness : The Veterinarian’s Approach to At-Home Animal Care by Gary Weitzman Combining first aid, medical reference, and tips and tricks of the trade, here is your go-to-guide for at-home animal care, focusing on dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, and more! Building on more than two decades of veterinary experience, Dr. Gary Weitzman covers topics including upset stomachs, house training, physical ailments and behavior tips. The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Small Pets and Petcare : Essential Family Reference Guide to Keeping the Most Popular Pet Species and Breeds, with 800 Photographs by David Alderton Presents practical advice on caring for a small pet, covering such topics as housing, feeding, handling, showing, and healthcare for a variety of mammals, caged and aviary birds, invertebrates, herptiles, and fish. Energy Wellness for Your Pet : A Subtle Energy Companion for Better bonding, health, and happiness by Cyndi Dale Improve your pet’s emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being–and strengthen the bond between the two of you in the process–using vibrational medicine and energy techniques. Bestselling author Cyndi Dale’s remarkable guide covers the chakras and subtle energy system for a variety of animals, from mammals to invertebrates. You’ll explore the foundational energetics of common problems and learn how to assist your pet, no matter what the issue. Alternative Treatments for Animals : A Guide to Naturally Healing Cats, Dogs, Horses, and More For Owners and Caregivers by Lisa Preston In addition to traditional veterinary treatments, modern pet owners are now offered a wide range of alternative treatments for their animals such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or feng shui. This authoritative guide, illuminated by case histories and personal experiences, will help pet owners and caregivers understand and select from a wealth of options. The Complete Practical Guide to Small Pets & Pet Care : An Essential Family Reference to Keeping Hamsters, Gerbils, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Birds, Reptiles and Fish by David Alderton A newly-updated practical guide to pet-keeping, covering all aspects of choosing and caring for small mammals including rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils and jirds, chinchillas, rats and mice – plus birds, herptiles, invertebrates and fish. Each chapter features the most popular breeds in each species, based on general availability and suitability. Find out how to choose the best pet for your lifestyle plus practical tips on buying a pet; housing and exercise; foods for a balanced diet; pet health and what to do when your pet is sick. Emergency Animal Rescue Stories : The True Stories About People Dedicated to Saving Animals From Disasters by Terri Crisp The wrath of nature in the form of fire, flood, hurricane, or earthquake takes an enormous toll on animals as well as people. But, while there has long been help to save humans, there wasn’t anyone who focused on helping the animals. This is why EARS—Emergency Animal Rescue Service—came into being. Inside are the real-life stories of EARS volunteers, and how their efforts have saved countless animals from certain death. Almost Perfect Pets : A Proactive Guide to Selection, Health Care and Pet Parenting by Lowell J. Ackerman This handbook is a complete guide to dog and cat care aimed at pet owners wishing to raise healthy, happy, unique pets and to foster a lasting, loving relationship with their four-legged friends.  Can I Keep It? : Small Pets Guide : 39 Cool, Easy-to-Care-for Insects, Reptiles, Mammals, Amphibians, and More by Tanguy The author presents 39 pets, many of them considered “exotic,” and discusses what makes these pets unique, where they come from, and how to care for them, including proper habitat and feeding.  Dog Grooming for Beginners : Simple Techniques for Washing, Trimming, Cleaning & Clipping All Breeds of Dogs by Jorge Bendersky From haircuts to shampoos to brushing your dog’s teeth, this affordable edition, adapted from DIY Dog Grooming, from Puppy Cuts to Best in show teaches you the essential skills to make your dog look like they have been professionally groomed. Dog Care for Puppies : A Guide to Feeding, Playing, Grooming, and Behavior by Vanessa Charbonneau Dog Care for Puppies provides guidance on feeding your puppy a balanced diet, introducing them to new experiences, and teaching them how to socialize with kids and other furry friends. Take a look at popular toys and treats and learn the ins and outs of dog park etiquette. Dog Care for Puppies also offers basic training tips and grooming advice to keep your puppy’s hygiene in tip-top shape. Living With Your Dog: Basic Training  (DVD) Features the Volhard Method, a patented method to help educate owners to help their pets live longer, happier, and healthier lives. Topics include Sit; Stand;