This volume isevoted to parrotlets. Some of the breeds that this book covers are not available yet in the U. You'll consider The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook the most essential book in your avian library—a constant source of reliable advice, assistance and assurance for your bird's well-being. The bird starts screaming, walk away. Gallerstein has done it again! A hedgehog was on the horizon in our family, but I had learned from previous pets that one must do their homework if you don't want to end up with surprises and unhappy pets.
Standing Bear of The Flash and Thelma Memorial Hedgehog Rescue after adopting a hedgehog for the first time. She urges all animal people to truly appreciate and enjoy their special companions. The chapter on behavior has tripled in size and covers many more species, including a section on behavior of finches and canaries. She has studied and drawn birds since early childhood. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. The Complete Pet Bird Owners Handbook. Parrotlets : A Complete Pet Owner's Manual by Matthew M.
It's nice to have a cockatoo. They both feel the future of aviculture lies in the hands of hobbyists and professional bird breeders. Heather lives with all her animals and husband, Bob on the Renegade Ranch in Ramona, California. How do you handle and restrain such strong birds? About the Author: About the Authors Gary A. Since 1982, she has been working with Dr. Nicole is a falconer and also rehabilitates injured wild birds.
Written especially to introduce inexperienced and prospective pet owners to the pleasures and duties of pet care, Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals also make fine guides to pet care for older children. That can really help with those behavioral issues. But because they are so socially needy, they have a special kind of relationship with their owners that you really have to watch, so that we don't' get into those behavioral problems. Book Summary: The title of this book is Hedgehogs Complete Pet Owner's Manuals and it was written by. These heavily illustrated books are filled with helpful information on purchasing, housing, feeding, health care--and where applicable, grooming and training pets. . She works primarily by telephone from her southern California office.
Each book is individually written by an expert--a trainer, breeder, veterinarian, or other animal specialist. These are vital factors to consider and understand in the daily responsibility of caring for your pet bird and each is explained in this text. I almost freaked out that he was dying or sick when one time he started foaming heavily at the mouth and spitting on himself while contorting his body. Like a hedgehog seizure almost. Each book is individually written by an expert--a trainer, breeder, veterinarian, or other animal specialist.
His dedication to avian medicine has been a source of inspiration to many young students. Also included is information on reproduction of hedgehogs and understanding their traits. It was published by Barron's Educational Series and has a total of 104 pages in the book. This book should be in the library of anyone with an interest in pet birds, including bird owners, aviculturists and veterinarians. Attractively illustrated and filled with helpful information, Barron's Complete Pet Owner's Manuals advise on purchasing, housing, feeding, health care--and where applicable, grooming and training pets. This compact volume takes a lot of the frustration and confusion out of keeping these fascinating little creatures and is a treasure trove of reliable facts and guidelines for everything hedgehog.
The Complete Holistic Dog Book Home Health Care for Our Canine Companions. All relevant aspects of natural history, behavior, reproduction, nutrition and housing are covered in simple detail, making it valuable for both novice and experienced small pet owners. Understanding Equine Colic Horse Health Care Library Series. The health section is especially well done and focuses overall on preventing problems and intervening early when something might go wrong. With the huge variation in the quality of internet information on this species, this Hedgehogs book is a welcome addition to any pet book library. This book is a gem.
There is also a general index. An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Each individual manual has beenritten by a breeder, trainer, vet or animal specialist. See details for description of any imperfections. Sharing successes, failures and genetic information is vital to the future of pet birds. They also make ideal guides for older children having their first experiences as animal caretakers.