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Food Pets Die for - Shocking Facts about Pet Food
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Food Pets Die for - Shocking Facts about Pet Food

By Ann N. Martin; Foreword by Dr. Michael W. Fox

Troutdale, Or.: Newsage Press. Near Fine. 1997. First Edition. Softcover. 0939165317 . Excellent condition - clean and unmarked. Cover has slight wear at corners and old price sticker on rear. B/w photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 145 pages; Food Pets Die for: Shocking Facts About Pet Food by Ann N. Martin was the first expose‚ of the shocking practices within the pet food manufacturing industry. Since the book's publication in 1997, she has been calling attention to the dubious ingredients and methods employed by many firms. Martin continues to put pressure on the big companies to find alternatives. She suggests that if acceptable commercially prepared food is not available, food can be made at home using safe and human-quality ingredients, and she provides recipes and suggestions for supplements. (245os,0514) .



By O'Mara, Lesley (edited by)

Carroll & Graf Publishers. Very Good. 1990. First Edition. Softcover. 0881846457 . Clean, tight condition. Pages clean and unmarked. B/w illus. Cover has light edge/corner wear and light corner curling. " This charming collection of the cream of cat stories includes works by James Herriot, P. G. Wodehouse, Damon Runyon, Doris Lessing, Patricia Highsmith, Emile Zola, and fifteen others. The many fine line drawings add greatly to the book's appeal. " [401] ; 8vo .


THE HEALING POWER OF PETS Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make  and Keep People Happy and Healthy
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THE HEALING POWER OF PETS Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make and Keep People Happy and Healthy

By Becker, Dr. Marty

Hyperion. New in New dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 0786868082 . New book, no markings. Dustjacket has light shelfwear involving scuffing to jacket and two tiny edge tears, price sticker on rear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Modern medicine is now discovering the amazing power of animals to detect, treat, and cure a host of diseases and conditions. There are pets who can sniff out cancers that are undetectable to highly trained doctors with sophisticated medical equipment; others who can sense when their owner is about to have a heart attack, seizure, or panic attack; and many who provide a safe passage in the world for the physically or emotionally challenged. Increasingly, medicine is recognizing the special relationship between pets and people as one of the most powerful weapons in fighting disease and treating chronic conditions. In fact, many doctors are routinely "prescribing" pets for their patients. In The Healing Power of Pets, Dr. Marty Becker, Good Morning America's veterinary correspondent, blends revolutionary scientific discoveries with deeply moving, personal stories of pets and their owners. [525] .


THE TRIBE OF TIGER Cats and Their Culture
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THE TRIBE OF TIGER Cats and Their Culture

By Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall

Simon & Schuster. Very Good. 1994. First Edition. Softcover. 0671799657 . Light edge & corner wear, some corner curling, light soiling outer edge of pages. Interior pages clean & unmarked other than a Merry Christmas stamp on first page. "From the plains of Africa to her very own backyard, noted author and anthropologist Elizabeth Marshall Thomas explores the world of cats, both large and small in this classic bestseller. Inspired by her own feline's instinct to hunt and supported by her studies abroad, Thomas examines the life actions, as well as the similarities and differences of these majestic creatures...." (400) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .