Vintage Pet Books
Unique Pet Books for sale including Animal Minds, Animals All Famous Most Friendly, Complete Great Dane, Dogs Against Darkness by Hartwell, Famous Dog Stories by Page Cooper, The Horseman's Almanac, Living With Your Cat, Pet Sitting for Profit, The Secret of Cooking for Dogs, Shih Tzu, Miniature Schnauzer, The Ball Python, The Bird, The Book of Poodle, 1959 Dog Calendar, The Hog Book, Tropical Fish and more. Topics include dog, cat, bird, snake, horse, training, care, hunting, feeding, grooming. Marvelous for gifts!
Hard covered book titled THE ACOUSTIC SENSE OF ANIMALS by William Stebbins, 1983, 168 pages.Topics include: SOUND & HEARING INSECTS: THE AUDIBLE INVERTEBRATES THE ENIGMATIC FISHES AMPHIBIANS, REPTILES, & BIRDS THE TERRESTRIAL MAMMALS AERIAL & AQUATIC MAMMALS THE DISCRIMINATING PRIMATESVG+ condition, pages clean and intact, binding is tight. A must have for your library!.. Read more
Hard covered book titled ANIMAL MINDS by Donald Griffin, 1992. 310 pages.
In this riveting book, Donald Griffin, a pioneer in the study of animal behavior, investigates the mystery of the animal mind. He makes a persuasive argument (highly controversial in some scientific circles) that animals do think. This book is in VG+ condition. Pages are clean and intact, and the binding is tight.
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Hard covered book titled Joan Palmer's First Book of ANIMALS ALL FAMOUS MOSTLY FRIENDLY Printed in Great Britain, Copyright 1974, 148 pages. This delightful book is filled with stories of famous animals, including: Chi-Chi the Giant Panda Black Beauty (Black Jet) Radar The Wonder Dog Goldie The Eagle The Royal Dogs Tyrone the Clever Border Collie Guy The Gorilla Junia Whisky and Splashand many more.This book is in VG condition, pages intact, and the binding is tight. The cover is scuffed and faded, with light soiling, mostly on the back. Former library book and is stamped discarded... Read more
Books about budgerigars, known as "budgies" or more commonly known as parakeets. Taming and Training Budgerigars by Cessa Feyerabend and Dr. Matthew Vriends, 1978, 191 pages, hard covered. ISBN 0876669607 How to Raise and Train Budgerigars by William Allen, Jr., 1978, 64 pages. Both books are beautifully illustrated. soft covered. Topics include: HOW TO BREED PARAKEETS THE YOUNG BUDGIE GENETICS & COLOR BREEDING NEST BOXES TEACHING YOUR BUDGIE TO TALK HEALTH & DISEASE HISTORY OF THE BUDGERIGAR BIRD SHOWSand much more!These books are in VG condition, pages clean and intact, and the bindings are tight. A must have for anyone with a Budgerigar!.. Read more
Hard covered book titled CATS by John R. Gilbert, 1970 Revised Edition, 151 pages. cloth bound,
Some of the topics include:
THE PAST OF CATS
THE ORDER OF THE BATH
ENOUGH TO MAKE A CAT LAUGH
THE NAMING OF CATS
HOW TO FALL ON YOUR FEET
THE FIRESIDE SPHINX
MATTHIAS & ATOSSA
THE THING FROM OUTER SPACE
THE MOODS OF CATS
and much, much more!
This book is in VG condition, the pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. Cat photographs have been glued inside the front cover and on the end page by a previous owner.. Don't miss the opportunity to add it to your library!
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Hard covered book titled THE COMPLETE BOOK OF THE HORSE A COMPLETE AND PRACTICAL GUIDE. General Editor Carol Foster, 1984.
This comprehensive guide is divided into three sections: Section one explains what to look for when buying a horse and deals with the legal aspects, then it instructs on how to manage a stable, feeding and exercise. The treatment of ailments and general veterinary care are also covered. Section two gives extensive coverage to the suitability and history of the 40 most popular breeds in the world, all described and illustrated. The third section discusses activities such as 3 day eventing, hunting, show jumping, long distance riding, western riding, dressage and showing. This book is beautifully illustrated with over 300 color photographs and illustrations.
It is in Good condition. 208 pages are clean and intact. The back cover is separating at the spine, but the binding is tight. There is a tear on the rear of the dust jacket. This very informativ.. Read more
Hard covered book titled COMPLETE DOG CARE MANUAL The Ultimate Illustrated Guide to Caring for Your Dog by Bruce Fogle, First American Edition, 1993, ASPCA, 192 pages, more than 650 specially commissioned color photographs & diagrams.Chapters include: INTRODUCING THE DOG BASIC CARE FEEDING GROOMING TRAINING YOUR DOG'S HEALTH HEALTH CARE & NURSING BREEDING FIRST AID SHOWINGThis book is in VG+ condition, pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. A must have for any dog owner!.. Read more
Hard covered book titled The New Complete GREAT DANE by Noted Authorities, Illustrated, Twelfth Printing, 1975, 352 pages.
ANCIENT ASSYRIAN DOGS
DOGS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
HISTORY OF THE GREAT DANE DURING THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
THE STATUS OF GREAT DANES IN GERMANY
HOW GERMAN CHAMPIONS ARE MADE
SHORT EXPLANATION OF GERMAN GRAMMAR
GREAT DANES IN ENGLAND
THE BLUEPRINT OF THE GREAT DANE
THE ILLUSTRATED STANDARD
THE GREAT DANE IN THE EAST
THE GREAT DANE IN CALIFORNIA
GREAT DANES OF THE SOUTH
CHARACTER AND TEMPERAMENT OF THE GREAT DANE
BISMARK & HIS GREAT DANES
BOUNCE, ALEXANDER POPE'S GREAT DANE
THE LEADING GREAT DANE SIRES, DAMS & WINNERS, 1955-1961
BREEDER'S CODE OF ETHICS
GALLERY OF GREAT DANE STARS
TRAINING & SIMPLE OBEDIENCE
THE EXHIBITION OF DOGS
THE FEEDING OF DOGS
HOUSING FOR DOGS
CARE FOR THE O.. Read more
Soft covered book titled THE GUIDE TO OWNING A CORN SNAKE by Jerry Walls. 64 pages. ISBN 0-7938-0265-2Book is in Good condition. The pages clean and intact. Cover is slightly creased. I.. Read more
Hard covered book titled DOG TRAINING, A NEW OWNER'S GUIDE TO DOG TRAINING by Dorman Pantfoeder, 160 pages. From the basics of puppy training, including housebreaking, leash, and crate training to a tried and true method of positive reinforcement to teach your dog the necessary commands, Pantfoeder's methods emphasize teamwork with your canine companion and teaches the new owner to be the leader. Basic commands will build your dog's confidence and provide you with the necessary communication to direct his behavior. This book promises to enhance the relationship between your dog and his family, helping him to become a truly loyal and obedient companion. Book is in VG+ condition, pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. Anyone with a new puppy or dog should not miss having this book in their library!
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Hard covered book titled DOGS AGAINST DARKNESS THE STORY OF THE SEEKING EYE by Dickson Hartwell, with 32 Illustrations, Third Printing August 1943, 236 pages.This fascinating vintage book is in VG+ condition, pages intact, and the binding is tight. Light soiling on the upper outer page edges, and on the back cover.A must have for any pet library!.. Read more
Hard covered book titled DOGS by Henry Morgan and George Booth, 1976, 42 pages.A collection of humorous reflections on dogs!Topics include: A HISTORY TRAITS THE DACHSHUND THE COLLIE ASPIRIN DOGS (MOON BAYERS) THE GERMAN SHEPHERD THE DETECTIVE DOG HANGDOG THE WATCH DOG SCHLEPPENSULF AIR DALE MEIN CHOW PIQUE TRICK DOGS RIGHT FROM THE BEAGLE'S MOUTH THE GREYHOUND MONGREL TYPE DOG PUPPY NAPOLEON'S FAVORITE THE COACH DOG (TWO KINDS)This very entertaining book is in VG condition, pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. The cover is lightly soiled and scuffed. A previous owner name stamped inside front and rear cover. A must have for any dog owner! .. Read more