Nature, recreation and sports / Pets / Birds

Best Selling

Language

All

English (46)

French (7)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (7)

 

Category

Delete Birds

 

Audience

Adult (46)

 

Publisher

Howell Book House (13)

Skyhorse (7)

IMB Publishing (6)

 

Total Loans

All (11)

20 - 40 (11)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 46 of 46 Sorted by : 

The Canary: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Diane Grindol Howell Book House (August 27, 2007)

The pet bird population continues to rise and bird fanciers love canaries. As clearly demonstrated by Tweetie, canaries are fun-but they're also beautiful birds that are available in a variety of stunning colors....


First Aid for Birds: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Rach & Gary A. Gallerstein Howell Book House (May 05, 2008)

At last, a book for pet owners that focuses on administering first aid to birds. You'll not only learn step-by-step information on emergency situations bird owners might encounter, you'll also learn how to quickly...


The Quaker Parrot: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Pamela Leis Higdon Howell Book House (April 21, 2008)

This is our seventh set of Happy, Healthy Pet titles. Like the others, they are books pet owners can turn to for the essential information they need to raise a healthy pet. All books contain information on

  • feeding...


The Backyard Chicken Book

by H. Lee Schwanz Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

A small flock of poultry can supply all of the eggs your family needs during the year. And, after your hens have completed their egg-laying days, there will be meat for barbecuing or roasting. Luckily, a small...


My Parrot, My Friend: An Owner's Guide to Parrot Behavior

by Bonnie Munro Doane & Thomas Qualkinbush Howell Book House (April 21, 2008)

My Parrot, My Friend is a straightforward book that addresses a growing need for parrot owners and their birds. When difficulties develop in the home, or a clash in avian and human natures makes for unhappy...


Holistic Care for Birds: A Manual of Wellness and Healing

by David McCluggage & Pamela Leis Higdon Howell Book House (May 05, 2008)

Birds are ideal subjects for holistic care. They are especially sensitive to emotional and physical stresses. Based on what we have learned from wild birds and studies completed in the last 10-20 years, this...


The Pleasure of Their Company: An Owner's Guide to Parrot Training

by Bonnie Munro Doane Howell Book House (August 27, 2007)

Making the Most of a Good Thing Sharing Your Home and Life with a pet bird from the parrot family can be a joy that must be experienced to be appreciated. Whether your parrot pal is a lordly macaw, a tiny budgie...


The Lovebird: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Pamela Leis Higdon Howell Book House (August 27, 2007)

This is our seventh set of Happy, Healthy Pet titles. Like the others, they are books pet owners can turn to for the essential information they need to raise a healthy, happy pet. All books contain information...


The Parrot: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Arthur Freud Howell Book House (August 20, 2007)

Smart and outgoing, parrots are the chosen bird of people who want a feathered cohort.

An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet is the series to turn to when you want a basic reference that's reliable, up-to-date,...


Birdology

by Sy Montgomery Atria Books (April 06, 2010)

Meet the ladies: a flock of smart, affectionate, highly individualistic chickens who visit their favorite neighbors, devise different ways to hide from foxes, and mob the author like she’s a rock star. In...


Birds Off the Perch

by Larry Lachman, Diane Grindol & Frank Kocher Touchstone (March 04, 2003)

You love your pet bird, even when he misbehaves, but how can you train him with compassion? Birds off the Perch proves that rewarding good behavior is kinder and more effective than traditional discipline through...


An Eagle Named Freedom: My True Story of a Remarkable Friendship

by Jeff Guidry HarperCollins e-books (May 04, 2010)

“A hauntingly beautiful story of rescue and rehabilitation….[A] gorgeous tale of redemption.”

—Susan Richards, New York Times bestselling author of Chosen by a Horse

“I could not put this book down.”...


Parakeet: Your Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Rach Mancini Howell Book House (May 05, 2008)

The authoritative information and advice you need, illustrated throughout with full-color photographs--now revised and redesigned to be even more reader-friendly!

Whoever coined the term "birdbrained" wasn't...


Conure: Your Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Rach Mancini Howell Book House (May 05, 2008)

Your Happy Healthy Pet

The authoritative information and advice you need, illustrated throughout with full-color photographs--now revised and redesigned to be even more reader-friendly!

Outgoing, cheerful, inquisitive...


Parrot Training: A Guide to Taming and Gentling Your Avian Companion

by Bonnie Munro Doane Howell Book House (July 17, 2007)

In paperback at last - the definitive guide to parrot training.

Originally published as The Pleasure of Their Company: An Owner's Guide to Parrot Training, this amply illustrated book is just what parrot owners...


Cockatiel: Your Happy Healthy Pet

by Julie Rach Mancini Howell Book House (May 05, 2008)

Your Happy Healthy Pet

The authoritative information and advice you need, illustrated throughout with full-color photographs--now revised and redesigned to be even more reader-friendly!

With a chirpy "voice" and...


Teaching Your Bird to Talk

by Diane Grindol & Tom Roudybush Howell Book House (April 21, 2008)

From two noted experts-the first in-depth book on teaching your bird to talk

Teaching a bird to talk isn't as difficult as it may seem. In this easy-to-follow guide, avian experts Diane Grindol and Tom Roudybush...


Once Upon a Flock: Life with My Soulful Chickens

by Lauren Scheuer Atria Books (February 25, 2013)

When longtime illustrator and lover of power tools Lauren Scheuer was looking for a project, she got the idea to raise backyard chickens. Her husband and teenage daughter looked on incredulously as coop sketches...


Bird Life

by Frank Michler Chapman & Julie Zickefoose Skyhorse (February 06, 2018)

From the sparrow to the starling, the woodpecker to the warbler, the eagle to the egret, and every species in between, birds are some of the most plentiful and most diverse creatures in North America. Soaring...


Proven Techniques for Keeping Healthy Chickens

by Carissa Bonham Skyhorse (September 25, 2018)

Beginning and intermediate chicken keepers don’t need to spend hours poring through extensive manuals and thick books—Carissa Bonham boils down chicken-keeping basics into 101 easy-to-understand and easy-to-apply...


The Joy of Birding

by Kate Rowinski Skyhorse (February 08, 2011)

More than 50 million birders can’t be wrong. No matter where you live, you have the joy of hearing and seeing birds. This easy-to-use, full-color guide will provide you with the answers. Here you’ll...


The Joy of Keeping Goats

by Laura Childs Skyhorse (June 01, 2011)

Goats are easy to care for and a low-investment choice for anyone wishing to live out rural dreams or add to an existing stable. The Joy of Keeping Goats offers practical advice, clear guidelines, and wonderful...


The Ultimate Guide to Raising Farm Animals

by Laura Childs, Jennifer Megyesi, Jessie Shiers & Kate Rowinski et al. Skyhorse (August 16, 2016)

Imagine putting together a big breakfast using the eggs straight from your own chickens, or bacon straight from the pig. This is a sort of ideal that many dream of, but few ever get to experience. Now with The...


Poultry Breeds

by Carol Ekarius Storey Publishing, LLC (November 29, 2016)

Poultry Breeds is a fresh field guide of feathered friends with stunning photos highlighting the beauty and unique attributes of 104 chicken, duck, goose, and turkey breeds. Each profile outlines the bird’s...


Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens, 4th Edition

by Gail Damerow Storey Publishing, LLC (December 26, 2017)

Serious poultry farmers and backyard bird raisers have relied on this best-selling reference for more than 20 years. The fourth edition of Gail Damerow’s comprehensive handbook is now completely revised and...


How to Speak Chicken

by Melissa Caughey Storey Publishing, LLC (November 28, 2017)

Best-selling author Melissa Caughey knows that backyard chickens are like any favorite pet — fun to spend time with and fascinating to observe. Her hours among the flock have resulted in this quirky, irresistible...


The New Rules of the Roost

by Robert Litt & Hannah Litt Timber Press (July 10, 2018)

“The Litts offer the best organic methods for keeping backyard chickens safe and healthy.” —Gail Damerow, author of The Guide to Raising Chickens

The New Rules of the Roost goes beyond the basics and...


Penguins Like Warm Climates Too! Animal Books for Kids 9-12 | Children's Animal Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Did you know that there are penguins surviving near the equator? Contrary to popular belief, there are penguins living in hot climates too. The purpose of this book is to expand your child’s knowledge of penguins...


Why Do Birds Cross the Oceans? Animal Migration Facts for Kids | Children's Animal Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Migration is such a big word but it can actually be broken down into easy-to-understand parts. Take a look at this book, for example. It provides a reliable definition with migration along with examples to help...


Living with Chickens

by Jay Rossier, American Poultry Association, Geoff Hansen & Lisa Steele Lyons Press (October 15, 2017)

A revised and updated bestseller

  • Revised in coordination with the American Poultry Association
  • Covers all the essentials of raising and keeping chickens.
  • More than 75 color photographs and illustrations.
People...


Lovebirds. Lovebirds as pets. Lovebird Keeping, Pros and Cons, Care, Housing, Diet and Health.

by Roger Rodendale IMB Publishing (July 13, 2017)

Lovebirds make the most wonderful pets. It can be great fun to have a lovely pair of birds at home , chirping and playing. The reason why lovebirds are so popular is the fact that they are extremely active and...


African Grey Parrots. African Grey Parrot Owners Manual. African Grey Parrot care, interaction, feeding, training and common mistakes.

by Martin Monderdale IMB Publishing (August 18, 2017)

African Grey Parrots are exceptional birds. They are intelligent, curious and emotional. They create great bonds with their owners and they generally want to please their owner. They are able to learn words,...


Birdmania

by Bernd Brunner, Jane Billinghurst & Pete Dunne Greystone Books (October 21, 2017)

  • Bird lovers are passionate enthusiasts who enjoy reading about people who share their love for birds
  • Bernd Brunner's past books have been well received and reviewed inThe New York Times, The New Yorker, The...

  • Quails as Pets. Quail Owners Manual. Quail keeping pros and cons, care, housing, diet and health.

    by Roger Rodendale IMB Publishing (July 30, 2017)

    Have you always wanted to buy Quail, either for companionship or as a profitable venture, but didn't have enough information on how to acquire or raise them? If  yes, then this book has been especially written...


    Emu. Emus as Pets. Emus Keeping, Care, Housing, Interaction, Diet and Health

    by Roger Rodendale IMB Publishing (July 26, 2017)

    Emus have been raised as pets for several years mostly because of their lean meat. There are several things about the Emu that make them the most adorable pets to have at home. They are wonderfully friendly...


    Eclectus Parrot. Eclectus Parrots as pets. Eclectus Parrot Keeping, Pros and Cons, Care, Housing, Diet and Health.

    by Roger Rodendale IMB Publishing (July 26, 2017)

    The Eclectus parrot is one of the most beautiful birds in the world. This species of parrots is known for the sexually dimorphic or the uniquely colored male and female bird. It has an interesting history where...


    Quaker Parrot. Quaker Parrots as pets. Quaker Parrot Keeping, Pros and Cons, Care, Housing, Diet and Health.

    by Roger Rodendale IMB Publishing (July 26, 2017)

    Known for the peculiar shaking or bobbing of the head, the Quaker parrot or the Monk parrot makes an amazing companion. These birds are known to be entertaining, clever and very curious. They are extremely social...


    Caique parrot. Caiques as pets. Caique Keeping, Care, Pros and Cons, Housing, Diet and Health.

    by Roger Rodendale Internet Marketing Business (July 10, 2017)

    The Caique parrot is known as the clown of the parrot world. The funny demeanor of the bird, coupled with the awkward antics makes this parrot a very entertaining companion.

    They are brightly colored in shades...


    Birds: Animal Group Science Book For Kids | Children's Zoology Books Edition

    by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

    It’s one thing to know that a bird is a bird, but it’s a whole new level to know that that bird is a parrot and the other is a woodpecker. Being able to tell the difference between animals in the same group...


    Birds That Live at the Water's Edge | Children's Science & Nature

    by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

    Open the world of birds to your kids with this book. This book features birds that specifically live at the edges of water formations. Add another group of animals to your children’s science and nature vocabulary...


    City Birds, Country Birds: How Anyone Can Attract Birds to Their Feeder

    by Sharon Stiteler Adventure Publications (June 18, 2008)

    "The BirdChick" Sharon Stiteler shares tips and secrets to attract birds to any residence: city, country, apartment or condominium.


    How to look after your Chickens

    by Isabella Hobby Speedy Kids (March 23, 2014)

    How to look after your chickens is a fun and informative booked aimed at 5-10 year olds who would like to know about caring for chickens. Pets are a wonderful way for young children to learn about responsible...


    Five Fat Hens

    by Tim Halket Skyhorse (January 27, 2015)

    A love of eating and of good ingredients led Tim to build a henhouse in the corner of his garden for a daily harvest of fresh eggs. His take on the role of keeping chickens is amusing and insightful, but this...


    Mozart's Starling

    by Lyanda Lynn Haupt Little, Brown and Company (May 16, 2017)

    A charming story of Mozart and his pet starling, along with a natural history of the bird.

    On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling who sang (an improved version of!) the theme...


    Tuco: The Parrot, the Others, and A Scattershot World

    by Brian Brett Greystone Books (September 04, 2015)

    For thirty years, Brian Brett shared his office and his life with Tuco, a remarkable parrot given to asking such questions as “Whaddya know?” and announcing “Party time!” when guests showed up at Brett’s...


    Tales of Remarkable Birds

    by Dominic Couzens Bloomsbury Publishing (March 12, 2015)

    Throughout the bird world, examples of strange and seemingly inexplicable behaviours abound. For example:

    Why do Male Fairywrens bring flowers to females as a nuptial gift in the pre-dawn darkness? Especially...