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Horses are the epitome of grace, power, and freedom. They have an ability to touch our souls and connect with our hearts in a way that few other animals can. From a little girl’s first pony, to a dusty cowboy’s last quarter horse,... read more

Spirit - A book of happiness for horse lovers

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 Animals/Natural History

A Boy, a Black Lab, and a Father's Search for the Canine Soul

The Grace of Dogs

Renowned for its unusual mammals, Australia is a land of birds that are just as unusual, just as striking, a result of the continent's tens of millions of years of isolation. Compared with birds elsewhere, ours are more ... read more

Where Song Began: Australia's Birds and How They Changed the World

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 Animals/Natural History

On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling who sang (an improved version of!) the theme from his Piano Concerto Number 17 in G to him. Knowing a kindred spirit when he met one, Mozart wrote "That was wonderful" in his journal and took... read more

Mozart's Starling

Our relationship to birds is different from our relationship to other wild creatures. We love to watch them, listen to them, keep them as pets, wear their feathers, even converse with them. Birds, Jim R... read more

The Wonder of Birds: What They Tell Us About Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future

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 Animals/Natural History

Reading Level:General Adult

A beautifully illustrated collection of fascinating, surprising, and funny facts about extinct animals. In the past, amazing and strange animals roamed the earth, including giant sea scorpions, tiny horses, enormous sloths, and fierce "... read more

Animals of a Bygone Era: An Illustrated Compendium

Elegant equestrians in impeccable attire; glorious hunt balls held in museums; a procession of regal foxhunting paintings in a home fit for a polo king and his brood - the world of horses is full of i... read more

Equestrian Style: Home Design, Couture, and Collections from the Eclectic to the Elegant
$250.00(AUD) inc GST

The bonds we share with our pets go beyond words and are often deeper than many of our human relationships. What is the nature of these close connections? And what if our influence on pets, both in life an... read more

Buddhism for Pet Lovers: Supporting Our Closest Companions Through Life and Death

Like A Streecat Named Bob before it, Finding Gobi is a truly heart-warming story for animal lovers worldwide...In 2016, Dion Leonard, a seasoned ultramarathon runner, unexpectedly stumbled across a little stray dog w... read more

Finding Gobi: The True Story of a Little Dog and an Incredible Journey
$29.99(AUD) inc GST

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 Animals/Natural History

Training your dog starts with you. In this friendly and comprehensive guide, expert dog behaviourist Laura Vissaritis teaches you how to better understand your dog's behaviour and, more importantly, how to change it. Your bond with your dog is incredibly powerful and ... read more

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