Do Unto Animals

Filename: do-unto-animals.pdf
ISBN: 9781579656775
Release Date: 2015-10-20
Number of pages: 208
Author: Tracey Stewart
Publisher: Artisan Books

Download and read online Do Unto Animals in PDF and EPUB #1 New York Times bestseller and USA Today bestseller The more we know about the animals in our world and the better we care for them, the better our lives will be. Former veterinary technician and animal advocate Tracey Stewart understands this better than most—and she’s on a mission to change how we interact with animals. Through hundreds of charming illustrations, a few homemade projects, and her humorous, knowledgeable voice, Stewart provides insight into the secret lives of animals and the kindest ways to live with and alongside them. At home, she shows readers how to speak “dog-ese” and “cat-ese” and how to “virtually adopt” an animal. In the backyard, we learn about building bee houses, dealing nicely with pesky moles, and creative ways to bird-watch. And on the farm, Stewart teaches us what we can do to help all farm animals lead a better life (and reveals pigs’ superpowers!). Part practical guide, part memoir of her life with animals, and part testament to the power of giving back, Do Unto Animals is a gift for animal lovers of all stripes.


Animals Do Too

Filename: animals-do-too.pdf
ISBN: 9781771385695
Release Date: 2017-05-02
Number of pages: 32
Author: Etta Kaner
Publisher: Kids Can Press Ltd

Download and read online Animals Do Too in PDF and EPUB ñDo you like to dance?î asks the first spread of this book. ñHoneybees do, too!î responds the next. In a rhythmic, question-and-answer style, children are introduced to seven playful activities that they share with other animals. Expanding on the science is a brief explanation of what the animals are actually doing and why „ for them, itÍs not all fun and games! Join gazelles, gray tree frogs, marmosets and more as they play tag, blow bubbles and even get piggyback rides! Who knew our animal friends were so much like us?


How Do Animals Adapt

Filename: how-do-animals-adapt.pdf
ISBN: 0865059802
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 32
Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company

Download and read online How Do Animals Adapt in PDF and EPUB Describes how animals adapt to survive, discussing camouflage, mimicry, poisons, defense, adaptations to weather, feeding, and mating.


Do Animals Have Rights

Filename: do-animals-have-rights.pdf
ISBN: 9781840468182
Release Date: 2005-03-03
Number of pages: 256
Author: Alison Hills
Publisher: Icon Books

Download and read online Do Animals Have Rights in PDF and EPUB In this highly accessible book Alison Hills steers a careful path between often impractical poles of thought and, for once, provides a practical and liveable idea of the ethics of animals. Telling the story of how animals have been thought of through human history, she argues in particular that we must distinguish between species - all animals are not, in fact, equal.


How the animals do it

Filename: how-the-animals-do-it.pdf
ISBN: 0942637542
Release Date: 1992-07-01
Number of pages:
Author: Larry Feign
Publisher: Barricade Books Inc

Download and read online How the animals do it in PDF and EPUB Cartoons and text provide humorous commentary on the reproductive habits of animals ranging from fruitflies to elephants


How Do Animals Communicate

Filename: how-do-animals-communicate.pdf
ISBN: 0778732827
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 32
Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company

Download and read online How Do Animals Communicate in PDF and EPUB A look at how animals communicate.


Do Animals Think

Filename: do-animals-think.pdf
ISBN: 9781400849550
Release Date: 2013-10-31
Number of pages: 288
Author: Clive D. L. Wynne
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Download and read online Do Animals Think in PDF and EPUB Does your dog know when you've had a bad day? Can your cat tell that the coffee pot you left on might start a fire? Could a chimpanzee be trained to program your computer? In this provocative book, noted animal expert Clive Wynne debunks some commonly held notions about our furry friends. It may be romantic to ascribe human qualities to critters, he argues, but it's not very realistic. While animals are by no means dumb, they don't think the same way we do. Contrary to what many popular television shows would have us believe, animals have neither the "theory-of-mind" capabilities that humans have (that is, they are not conscious of what others are thinking) nor the capacity for higher-level reasoning. So, in Wynne's view, when Fido greets your arrival by nudging your leg, he's more apt to be asking for dinner than commiserating with your job stress. That's not to say that animals don't possess remarkable abilities--and Do Animals Think? explores countless examples: there's the honeybee, which not only remembers where it found food but communicates this information to its hivemates through an elaborate dance. And how about the sonar-guided bat, which locates flying insects in the dark of night and devours lunch on the wing? Engagingly written, Do Animals Think? takes aim at the work of such renowned animal rights advocates as Peter Singer and Jane Goodall for falsely humanizing animals. Far from impoverishing our view of the animal kingdom, however, it underscores how the world is richer for having such a diversity of minds--be they of the animal or human variety.


How Do Animals Move

Filename: how-do-animals-move.pdf
ISBN: 0865059810
Release Date: 1999-10-31
Number of pages: 32
Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company

Download and read online How Do Animals Move in PDF and EPUB Introduces various methods of animal locomotion, discussing quadrupedal gaits, flight, aquatic movement, and more unconventional variations.


The Jungle Book

Filename: the-jungle-book.pdf
ISBN: 9783736801646
Release Date: 2017-05-22
Number of pages: 205
Author: Rudyard Kipling
Publisher: BookRix

Download and read online The Jungle Book in PDF and EPUB The Jungle Book is a collection of stories by English author Rudyard Kipling. The tales in the book are fables, using animals in an anthropomorphic manner to give moral lessons. The verses of The Law of the Jungle, for example, lay down rules for the safety of individuals, families and communities. Kipling put in them nearly everything he knew or "heard or dreamed about the Indian jungle." Other readers have interpreted the work as allegories of the politics and society of the time. The best-known of them are the three stories revolving around the adventures of an abandoned "man cub" Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. The most famous of the other stories are probably "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi", the story of a heroic mongoose, and "Toomai of the Elephants", the tale of a young elephant-handler.


Amazing Things Animals Do

Filename: amazing-things-animals-do.pdf
ISBN: 1897066864
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 127
Author: Marilyn Baillie
Publisher: Maple Tree

Download and read online Amazing Things Animals Do in PDF and EPUB Introduces the wonders of animal behavior by discussing the animal kingdom, including how animals communicate, find food, and take care of their families.


Why do animals fight When do they avoid it

Filename: why-do-animals-fight-when-do-they-avoid-it.pdf
ISBN: 9783638189415
Release Date: 2003-05-03
Number of pages: 6
Author: Christine Langhoff
Publisher: GRIN Verlag

Download and read online Why do animals fight When do they avoid it in PDF and EPUB Essay from the year 2003 in the subject Biology - Behaviour, grade: 2.1 (B), Oxford University (New College), 6 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: Conflict is very common in the animal kingdom. In many cases conflict between animals is resolved by displaying and actual fighting is avoided, but there are also many examples of fighting, some of which end up in the death of the opponent. From observations of animal conflict it is clear that some circumstances are more conductive to fighting than others, that animals do not always fight when given the opportunity and that individuals vary in the readiness with which they resort to fighting. Such differences in agonistic behaviour often reflect an animal’s chances of winning or getting injured and the importance of the issue concerned. I am going to examine why animals fight and when they avoid it.


Eating Animals

Filename: eating-animals.pdf
ISBN: 9780141932651
Release Date: 2010-03-04
Number of pages: 352
Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online Eating Animals in PDF and EPUB Eating Animals is Jonathan Safran Foer's eye-opening account of where meat comes from 'I simply wanted to know - for myself and my family - what meat is. Where does it come from? How is it produced? What are the economic, social and environmental effects? Are there animals that it is straightforwardly right to eat? Are there situations in which not eating animals is wrong? If this began as a personal quest, it didn't stay that way for long . . . ' Jonathan Safran Foer's Eating Animals is the most original book on the subject of food written this century. It will change the way you think, and change the way you eat. For good. 'Moving, disturbing, should be compulsory reading. A genuine masterwork. Read this book. It will change you' Time Out 'Shocking, incandescent, brilliant' The Times 'Everyone who eats flesh should read this book' Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall 'Gripping, horrible, wonderful, breathtaking, original. A brilliant synthesis of argument, science and storytelling. One of the finest books ever written on the subject of eating animals' The Times Literary Supplement 'Horrifying, eloquent, timely' Spectator 'If you eat meat and fish, you should read this book. Even if you don't, you should. It might bring the beginning of a change of heart about all living things' Joanna Lumley Jonathan Safran Foer was born in 1977. He is the author of Everything is Illuminated, which won the National Jewish Book Award and the Guardian First Book award; Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, which is now a major film starring Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock; and Eating Animals. He is also the editor of A Convergence of Birds and of a new edition of the Haggadah.


Why Do Animals Have Mouths and Teeth

Filename: why-do-animals-have-mouths-and-teeth.pdf
ISBN: 0431153205
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 32
Author: Elizabeth Miles
Publisher:

Download and read online Why Do Animals Have Mouths and Teeth in PDF and EPUB Have you ever wondered why some animals have a tail, or scales, or a huge nose ? And do you know why some animals have eyes on stalks, or ears that can swivel, or a sticky tongue ? Read the Why Do Animals Have books to find the answers and lots more besides.


Animal Welfare

Filename: animal-welfare.pdf
ISBN: 9789287160164
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Number of pages: 276
Author:
Publisher: Council of Europe

Download and read online Animal Welfare in PDF and EPUB Introduction: Concepts of animal protection and welfare including obligations and rights -- Do animals have rights? -- Farming and rearing -- International transport and animal slaughter -- Animal experimentation -- Product safety: related aspects of animal testing -- Animal biotechnology and animal welfare -- Pet animals: housing, breeding and welfare -- Buddhism -- Catholicism -- Islam -- Judaism -- Orthodox Church -- Protestantism -- From animal suffering to animal welfare: the progressive attainment of animal rights in Europe -- The Swedish approach -- The example of Slovenia -- Spain: a non-protectionist country -- France and animal rights issues -- The Council of Europe and animal welfare -- Conclusion: Animal welfare and the ideal of Europe.


Why Do Animals Have Paws and Claws

Filename: why-do-animals-have-paws-and-claws.pdf
ISBN: 0431153280
Release Date: 2003-07-24
Number of pages: 32
Author: Elizabeth Miles
Publisher:

Download and read online Why Do Animals Have Paws and Claws in PDF and EPUB Have you ever wondered why some animals have a tail, or scales, or a huge nose ? And do you know why some animals have eyes on stalks, or ears that can swivel, or a sticky tongue ? Read the Why Do Animals Have books to find the answers and lots more besides.