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Encyclopedia of pets & pet care : the essential family reference guide to pet breeds and pet care

Author: Alan Edwards, (Writer on cats); David Alderton; Peter Larkin, (Veterinarian); Mike Stockman
Publisher: London, England : Hermes House, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Whether you are a first-time pet owner or you are looking after an existing menagerie, this book provides all the practical advice you will need for keeping your domestic pets happy and in full health. An essential reference guide, this comprehensive volume allows families to choose pets confidently to suit their lifestyle, time constraints and living conditions, and to offer them the most comfortable and caring  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Edwards, (Writer on cats); David Alderton; Peter Larkin, (Veterinarian); Mike Stockman
ISBN: 9781844779338 1844779335
OCLC Number: 1050333827
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 512 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Cats --
Dogs --
Small mammals --
Pet birds --
Herptiles and invertebrates --
Fish.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of pets and pet care
Essential family reference guide to pet breeds and pet care
Responsibility: David Alderton, Alan Edwards, Dr Peter Larkin, Mike Stockman.

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Whether you are a first-time pet owner or you are looking after an existing menagerie, this book provides all the practical advice you will need for keeping your domestic pets happy and in full health. An essential reference guide, this comprehensive volume allows families to choose pets confidently to suit their lifestyle, time constraints and living conditions, and to offer them the most comfortable and caring home. Step-by-step sequences show techniques such as grooming, feeding, training and exercising. The book gives detailed information about a wide range of small animals, from cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, chinchillas, rats and mice to birds, reptiles, invertebrates and fish. Illustrated throughout with 1200 photographs, this expertly written manual from a team of the world's best-known animal writers provides all the information you need to buy and care for your pet with complete confidence.

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