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Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits 4th Edition, Bob Bennett
1 Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits 4th Edition
Bob Bennett USA Storey Publishing 2009 1603424563 / 9781603424561 4th Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Whether you're interested in raising rabbits for show, meat, fur, or as pets, this comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to keep your animals healthy and productive. Offering expert advice on breed selection, housing, feeding, humane handling, routine medical care, and dealing with diseases, Bob Bennett also provides tips on how to make raising rabbits a financial lucrative endeavour. Storey's Guide to Raising Rabbits will help both the commercial producer and the backyard fancier achieve their rabbit-raising goals. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle and Pigs, Carol Ekarius
2 Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle and Pigs
Carol Ekarius USA Storey Publishing 2008 1603420363 / 9781603420365 Soft cover New Book 27.5 x 21.5 cm 
From the large-tailed Karakul sheep to the floppy-eared Gloucestershire Old Spot pig, North America is home to an extraordinary array of livestock. Comprehensive, colourful, and captivating, Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs features full-colour profiles of 163 livestock breeds. Whether you're looking for a gentle domestic backyard animal or are hoping to introduce a rare heritage breed on your farm, you're sure to find an animal that's perfect for your needs. 320 pages. 
Price: 39.95 AUD
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The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care, Chris Williams
3 The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care
Chris Williams Australia Australian Reptile Classifieds 2014 Soft cover New Book 21.0 x 14.8 x 1.0 cm 
The Snake Ranch Guide to Reptile Care is a brilliant new addition to introductory husbandry guides for Australian reptile species. Designed for new keepers and children it features an abundance of photographs and easy to understand text. The contents include - Introduction, Buying a Reptile, Housing, Building an Enclosure, Record Keeping, Feeding, Sloughing (shedding), Bites, Australian Reptile Quick Facts, A New Era for the Hobby, The Pygmy Pythons (Children's, Pygmys, Spotteds, Stimson's, Banded Pygmys), Medium Sized Pythons (Woma, Bredl's, Inlands, Jungles, Darwins, Greens, Diamonds, Rough-scaleds), Large Pythons (Black-headeds, Coastals, Olives) Lizards (Small Dragons, Blue-tongues, Bearded Dragons), Bro and Maria Turtles, Reptile Hygiene, Reptile Trouble Shooting, About Snake Ranch, References, Feeding Cards, Acknowledgements, 182 pages. 
Price: 24.95 AUD 9.95 AUD 
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A Guide to Australian Geckos & Pygopods in Captivity, Danny Brown
4 A Guide to Australian Geckos & Pygopods in Captivity
Danny Brown Australia Reptile Publications 2012 0987244736 / 9780987244734 Soft cover New Book 23.5 x 16.3 x 2.0 cm 
This full colour, 352 page book provides detailed information on all aspects of captive husbandry relating to the most commonly kept species of Australian gecko and pygopod species including Bynoe's and Desert Cave Geckoes, Dtellas and House Geckos, Giant Cave and Giant Tree Geckos, Knob-tailed Geckos, Leaf-tailed geckos, Spiny-tailed Geckos, Ring-tailed Geckos, Small Terrestrial Geckos, Thick-tailed Geckos, Velvet Geckos and the Pygopods including Delma's, Scaly-footed and Burton's Legless Lizards. The book is littered with full colour images showing all aspects of sexing, housing, breeding and general appearance of the species within each chapter using over 580 images from some of Australia's finest reptile photographers, most unique to this book series. 
Price: 74.95 AUD
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Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards, Edited by Mike Swan
5 Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards
Edited by Mike Swan Australia Mike Swan Publishing 2008 0980366712 / 9780980366716 Soft cover New Book 21 x 15 x 3.5 cm 
Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards, edited by Mike Swan. Authored by Kieran Aland (Dragons), Greg Fyfe (Skinks), Grant Husband and Matthew Bonnett (Monitors), John McGrath (Geckos) and Rob Porter (Flap-footed Lizards). Photographs, design and layout by Damian Goodall of Eye For Nature. From the team that brought you Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons now comes Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards. Mike Swan has enrolled the services of Australia's most well known and successful lizard breeders to write the most comprehensive book on the captive husbandry and breeding of Australian lizards. With over 600 pages and more than 1000 photographs, this authoritative book is heavy on information, yet able to be read by even the most basic keeper. This book includes information on housing, substrates, UV requirements, cycling, incubation, feeding, breeding, health care, diseases and the propagation of live food. A must have for anybody with any interest in breeding lizards, and very affordable for the information it contains. 616 pages 
Price: 69.95 AUD 64.95 AUD 
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Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons, Edited by Mike Swan
6 Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons
Edited by Mike Swan Australia Mike Swan Publishing 2007 0980366704 / 9780980366709 Soft cover New Book 20.9 x 14.8 x 2.0 cm 
Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons is the first of Mike Swan's husbandry and breeding guides to Australian reptiles. Mike has gone to great lengths to secure some of Australian's most experienced python breeders to compile this essential guide to breeding some of the worlds most beautiful snakes. Authors include - Kieran Aland, Brian Barnett, Rob Browne-Cooper, Greg Fyfe, Glen Gaikhorst, Russel Grant, Chris Hay, Geoff Heard, Adrian Hemens, Peter Krauss, Dr. David Pearson, Dr. Franciscus Scheelings, Neil Sonnemann, Brad Walker and John Weigel. Comprised of 338 pages, this book covers housing, sexing, cycling, pairing, breeding, incubation, raising young, diseases and mutations/morphs. There is also information on behaviours, as well as details on the natural habitat of the individual species. The knowledge surrounding the captive husbandry and breeding of Australian pythons has grown exponentially in the last 15 years, and this is the first book to harness this recent knowledge and make it available to the general public. A must have for anybody with an interest in breeding Australian Pythons. 
Price: 49.95 AUD 44.95 AUD 
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Snakes of Australia # Reed Concise Guide, Gerry Swan
7 Snakes of Australia # Reed Concise Guide
Gerry Swan Australia New Holland Publishers 2017 1921517891 / 9781921517891 Soft cover New Book 12.0 x 9.0 x 1.5 cm 
Reed Concise Guide Snakes of Australia, it is the ultimate keep-in-your-pocket guide to Australian snakes. It may be diminutive in size but it punches well above its weight in terms of usefulness, being packed with more than 180 images of all the species most likely to be encountered in Australia. For each of the 170 main species accounts there is at least one photograph for identification and a brief written account listing key ID features, range and habitat, food and behaviour. The book covers all of the most common and widespread species likely to be encountered in Australia from pythons and tree snakes to taipans and sea snakes along with some of the more unusual and scarce species to look out for such as Pygmy Copperhead, Small-headed Blind Snake and Square-nosed Snake. The easy-to-use layouts and small size make it ideal for taking on days out or walks in the bush. It is ideal for beginners or wildlife-watchers of an intermediate level, and also for children as a first book on snakes. 
Price: 14.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle 3rd Edition, Heather Smith Thomas
8 Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle 3rd Edition
Heather Smith Thomas USA Storey Publishing 2009 1603424547 / 9781603424547 3rd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Whether you're raising one cow or a herd, this comprehensive guide shows you everything you need to know to successfully manage your beef cattle operation. Heather Smith Thomas stresses the importance of understanding bovine behaviour while covering breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, medical care, and humane slaughter practices. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals and dealing with toxic pasture plants, you'll also find advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for your beef. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names, James A. Jobling
9 Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names
James A. Jobling UK Christopher Helm 2009 1408125013 / 9781408125014 Hardcover New Book 24.1 x 16.1 x 3.7 cm 
Many scientific bird names describe a bird's habits, habitat, distribution or plumage, while other birds are named after their discoverers or in honour of prominent ornithologists. This extraordinary work of reference lists the genus and species name for almost every species of bird in the world as well as information about its meaning and derivation. In the case of eponyms brief biographical details are provided for each of the personalities commemorated in the scientific names. This fascinating book is an outstanding information resource which will both educate and inform, and may even help readers to understand birds better. 
Price: 99.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats 4th Edition, Jerry Bellanger and Sara Thomson Bredesen
10 Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats 4th Edition
Jerry Bellanger and Sara Thomson Bredesen USA Storey Publishing 2010 1603425802 / 9781603425803 4th Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
A great choice for the small or backyard farmer, dairy goats require a smaller investment than cows and produce milk that makes delicious yogurt and cheese. This comprehensive guide covers everything from selecting an appropriate breed to marketing your own products, while providing expert information on milking, grooming, housing, feeding, routine medical care, making cheese, and more. You'll have everything you need to you need to know to successfully raise your own dairy goats. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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The Holistic Animal Handbook: A Guidebook to Nutrition, Health, and Communication, Kate Solisti-Mattelon and Patrice Mattelon and Robert Silver
11 The Holistic Animal Handbook: A Guidebook to Nutrition, Health, and Communication
Kate Solisti-Mattelon and Patrice Mattelon and Robert Silver USA Council Oak Books 2004 1571781536 / 9781571781536 Soft cover New Book 22.2 x 17.1 x 1.9 cm 
The Holistic Animal Handbook is the first book to bring together practical information about diet, nutrition, and training with animal communication and emotional balancing techniques. The book guides readers into helping their companion animals themselves and encourages them to work as well with veterinarians, trainers, and healthcare practitioners. It includes chapters that explain how to prepare healthy, holistic recipes and Bach Flower Remedies for restoring an animal's emotional balance, and solutions for common behavioral and training problems. Focusing primarily on dogs, cats, and horses, but relevant to virtually all animals, the book presents a dual premise: Healthy companion animals are better equipped to help the humans they love, just as educated humans are better able to comprehend their animals' needs. 
Price: 32.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs 3rd Edition, Kelly Klober
12 Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs 3rd Edition
Kelly Klober USA Storey Publishing 2009 1603424733 / 9781603424738 3rd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Learn how to successfully raise your own pigs. Providing all the information a small-scale pig farmer needs, this comprehensive guide covers breed selection, housing, humane handling, butchering, disease management, and more. Stressing the importance of sustainable and environmentally friendly farming practices, Kelly Klober provides expert tips on making your hog operation more efficient and profitable. Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs will give beginners the confidence they need to succeed, while inspiring experienced farmers to try new techniques and experiment with new breeds. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Storey's Guide to Raising Meat Goats 2nd Edition, Maggie Sayer
13 Storey's Guide to Raising Meat Goats 2nd Edition
Maggie Sayer USA Storey Publishing 2010 1603425829 / 9781603425827 2nd Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 
Discover how raising your own meat goats can be a fun and profitable endeavour. With expert advice on selecting the best breed for your needs, maintaining facilities, and providing necessary medical attention, this guide covers all aspects of successfully keeping meat goats. Offering plenty of tips for creating an economically viable operation and identifying niche markets for your products, Storey's Guide to Raising Meat Goats shows you how to care for a thriving and productive herd full of healthy and happy animals. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles, Mike Swan and Damian Goodall
14 An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles
Mike Swan and Damian Goodall Australia Mike Swan Publishing 2010 0980366720 / 9780980366723 Soft cover New Book 20.9 x 14.8 x 1.5 cm 
An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles is the perfect all-round introductory guide for newcomers to the reptile keeping hobby. It covers a huge range of basic reptile species, which makes it much more convenient than buying individual beginners guides to each species of basic reptile. It includes a skill level rating for each species, distribution maps, suggested enclosure sizes, egg incubation times, heating techniques and temperatures, lighting, cager furnishings and much more. Published by Mike Swan Publishing, it is produced with the same quality as the first two titles which are amongst the highest selling reptile books in Australia. 194 pages. 
Price: 39.95 AUD 32.95 AUD 
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Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep 4th Edition, Paula Simmons and Carol Ekarius
15 Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep 4th Edition
Paula Simmons and Carol Ekarius USA Storey Publishing 2009 1603424598 / 9781603424592 4th Edition Soft cover New Book 22.9 x 15.2 cm 
Whether you're about to acquire your first sheep or are interested in diversifying your operation with rare breeds, Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep covers everything small-scale sheep farmers need to know to keep their animals healthy and productive. Drawing from years of hands-on experience, Paula Simmons and Carol Ekarius provide expert advice on breed selection, lambing, feeding, housing, pasture maintenance, and medical care. You'll also find tips on profitably marketing your meat and fibre products, as well as information on obtaining organic certifications. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Australian Snakes: A Natural History, Richard Shine
16 Australian Snakes: A Natural History
Richard Shine Australia New Holland 1998 1876334258 / 9781876334253 Soft cover New Book 28.1 x 21.4 x 1.4 cm 
This book is not a field guide: rather it is an insight into the biology and life history of snakes in and around Australia. It opens the door on an exciting and relatively new area of research. Dr Shine has pioneered much of this work himself and may be considered Australia's foremost authority on snakes. Although the foundations of this book are truly scientific, it has a light and easy style, peppered with amusing and occasionally alarming anecdotes. It is a book for the curious general reader and for zoologists and ecologists everywhere. About the Author: Rick Shine, AM FAA, is a Laureate Fellow of the Australian Research Council and Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Sydney. In 2015, he was named President-Elect of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. 
Price: 36.95 AUD
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Spotless Pets: Green solutions to stains and smells and cleaning up after your pets, Shannon Lush and Jennifer Fleming
17 Spotless Pets: Green solutions to stains and smells and cleaning up after your pets
Shannon Lush and Jennifer Fleming Australia ABC Books 2016 0733335225 / 9780733335228 Soft cover New Book 17.9 x 12.9 x 2.0 cm 
SPOTLESS PETS is an essential guide for anyone who owns a pet, from Australia's favourite domestic gurus. The messiest member of any household is often a pet! All that hair, all those unfortunate accidents ...SPOTLESS PETS helps you solve your pet stain dilemmas and saves you oodles of money at the same time. Using inexpensive and low-toxic remedies to every pet stain imaginable, there are chapters on dogs, cats, birds, fish, small animals, exotic animals. Not only is SPOTLESS PETS packed with advice on removing stains and smells, but it covers everything from cleaning cages, tanks and bedding to removing hair from upholstery. With more than a million copies of their books sold in Australia alone, Shannon and Jennifer are the experts you will turn to time and time again when your pet makes a mess! 
Price: 19.99 AUD 9.99 AUD 
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Living with Snakes and Other Reptiles, Simon Watharow
18 Living with Snakes and Other Reptiles
Simon Watharow Australia CSIRO Publishing 2012 064309721X / 9780643097216 Soft cover New Book 21.5 x 14.8 x 0.8 cm 
Can you tell if a snake is venomous by its colour? What is the real chance of being bitten by a snake? Can you really die in 30 seconds? Many of us have an instinctive fear of snakes and other reptiles. Over the last 200 years, we have built up a strong negative image of them, especially snakes. It is an image that has been reinforced by many fallacies and misconceptions. Living with Snakes and Other Reptiles provides a layperson's account of why these creatures behave the way they do and what makes people get into trouble. The book sheds new light on snakes, lizards and crocodiles, helps you to identify them and dispels some common myths and fallacies. In revealing the fascinating world of reptiles, the book provides the reader with the knowledge to better cope with them at home and in the workplace. 
Price: 29.95 AUD
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Amazing Facts About Australian Reptiles, Stephen Swanson
19 Amazing Facts About Australian Reptiles
Stephen Swanson Australia Pascal Press 2008 174193303X / 9781741933031 Soft cover New Book 29.0 x 22.5 x 0.6 cm 
This book is packed full of information and you'll be amazed at how much you learn about Australia's reptiles by dipping into the remarkable facts presented. Reptiles have a illustrious history, as within their ranks were the spectacular dinosaurs, flying pterosaurs and sea-going mosasaurs. Australia now has about 840 reptiles and new species are being discovered each year. Within these pages you will discover how reptiles developed over the years, adapting to the varying habitats that grace this wonderful country. You will also uncover information about the armoured, amphibious crocodiles, the extraordinary navigational techniques of marine turtles, the friendly geckoes that share our surrounds, the differences between a legless lizard and a snake and so much more. Perhaps what you learn from this book will delight you so much that you'll want to delve deeper into the amazing lives of Australia's reptiles. I hope that, like me, you'll enjoy reading about the myriad of reptile species that each make a living in their own special way, sharing the spectacular environment of Australia. 
Price: 14.95 AUD
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Field Guide to Australian Reptiles 2nd Edition Revised and Updated, Stephen Swanson
20 Field Guide to Australian Reptiles 2nd Edition Revised and Updated
Stephen Swanson Australia Pascal Press 2012 1740217446 / 9781740217446 2nd Edition Soft cover New Book 25.0 x 17.0 x 2.0 cm 
This visually splendid, fact-packed Field Guide to Australian Reptiles is perfect for both amateur reptile enthusiasts and experienced herpetologists. More than 660 full-colour photographs depict reptile species that are most commonly encountered in Australia. Essential information on the diet, habitat and distribution range of more than 400 reptile species across all reptile families. Quick Find colour tag system and complete index of common and scientific names for ease of reference. Current, accurate distribution maps. Comments for each species add extra snippets of information about breeding, biology or evolution. Key identification features listed in each profile. Includes a clear plastic protective cover. 
Price: 49.95 AUD
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