Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
Encyclopedia of Dog
Updated with the latest information on canine breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, this lavishly illustrated volume has an all-new design and features a treasure trove of information for dog lovers, owners, breeders, and prospective buyers. It begins with a detailed discussion of breed evolution, focusing on the physical and behavioral traits that distinguish one canine breed from another. The book's main section profiles more than 175 breeds, including 27 new breeds, arranged in the general categories specified by the AKC--Sporting Group, Hound Group, Working Group, Terrier Group, Toy Group, Non-Sporting Group, and Herding Group. Advice for prospective dog owners will help to ensure they are choosing a breed that is compatible with their lifestyle and needs. They will also find information on each breed's vulnerability to specific health problems, longevity, exercise needs, compatibility with children, and much more. Profuse illustrations include color photos of all listed breeds.
- Brand: Barron s Educational Series
- ASIN: 0764167294
Radiant: Farm Animals Up Close and Personal
Radiant: Farm Animals Up Close and
Beautiful portraits of farm animals that bring to life their sparkling personalities and stories. Photographs of animals — From cows, pigs, sheep, and chickens to Dolly the wooly llama, Bianca the Sicilian miniature donkey, Percy the Indian peafowl, and Justice the yak. Some of the animals are pets; others live happily on farms and sanctuaries. Heartwarming stories — Traer Scott shares her anecdotes about a Texas longhorn steer whose best friends are a trio of goats, a turkey who likes to snack on grapes and watermelon, and many others.Informative facts — Did you know donkeys' stubbornness is a well-honed survival tactic? That Scottish Highland cattle are the oldest registered breed of cattle in the world? Scott's captions combine detailed histories of the breeds with the personal sagas to create enchanting tributes to our four-legged (and winged) friends from the farm. If you liked Finding Home: Shelter Dogs and Their Stories, Nocturne: Creatures of the Night, Raptors: Portraits of Birds of Prey, then you'll love Radiant: Farm Animals Up Close and Personal.
- ASIN: 1616897155
The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals: Choose the Best Breeds for Small-Space Farming, Produce Your Own Grass-Fed Meat, Gather Fresh Eggs, ... Rabbits, Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Cattle, & Bees
The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals:
Enjoy a weekend breakfast featuring eggs, bacon, and honey from your own chickens, pigs, and bees, or a holiday meal with your own heritage-breed turkey as the main attraction. Gail Damerow covers everything you need to successfully raise your own farm animals, from selecting the right breeds to producing delicious fresh milk, cheese, honey, eggs, and meat. Even with just a small plot of land, you can become more self-sufficient, save money, and enjoy healthy, delicious animal products.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: B004ZEN0D6
Rare Breeds: Farm Animals from Around the World
Rare Breeds: Farm Animals from Around the
Over the centuries man has selectively bred animals to achieve productivity. However, modern agriculture has meant that today relatively few breeds are now used and bred extensively. Fortunately, many of the more rare and interesting breeds still exist and are being carefully conserved for the future. We now realize the importance of their gene pool and enthusiasts everywhere are setting up small breeding programs for animals such as chickens, cattle, farm horses, goats, sheep, ducks and geese. This book will help the enthusiast set up a breeding program and instruct them in how to care and maintain their animals.A rare breed is defined as a breed of livestock that is not common in modern agriculture, though it may have been in the past. Various national and international organizations, such as the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, and the Rare Breeds Survival Trust of the United Kingdom, each define the exact parameters by which a breed may be defined as rare, and many breeds that qualify only have a few thousand or a even a few hundred breeding individuals remaining in the world.
- ASIN: 0785826467
NUTRO WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS Natural Adult Small Breed Dry Dog Food Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice & Sweet Potato Recipe, 15 lb. Bag
NUTRO WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS Natural Adult Small Breed Dry
Your dog will do a happy dance when you fill their dog food bowl with NUTRO WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS Natural Small Breed Adult Dry Dog Food. Farm-raised chicken is the first ingredient in this delicious dry dog food. This crunchy small dog food is crafted with natural fiber for healthy digestion and omega-3 and -6 fatty acids to promote healthy skin and a soft, shiny coat and provides tailored nutrition for your small breed’s unique needs. This NUTRO recipe is made with non-GMO ingredients* and has no chicken by-product meal, corn, wheat, or soy protein, and no artificial flavors, colors, or preservatives. Plus it’s made in our USA facilities with the finest ingredients from around the world for your perfect adult dog to enjoy. Give your small dog NUTRO WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS with the NUTRO FEED CLEAN logo every day for ultimate tail wags. * Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross-contact during manufacturing.
- Color: Small Breed Adult
- Brand: Nutro
- ASIN: B00TQRKA12
- UPC: 079105116671
How to Draw for Kids: Farm Animals (An Easy STEP-BY-STEP guide to drawing different farm animals like Cow, Pig, Sheep, Hen, Rooster, Donkey, Goat, and many more (Ages 6-12))
How to Draw for Kids: Farm Animals (An
Learn How to Draw Farm Animals is a step-by-step guide, easy to use drawing book which shows how simple it is to draw your favorite farm animals like Cow, Rooster, Sheep, Horse, Buffalo, Parrot and many more. Each page has 8 drawing steps to follow which will help you become a better artist than you are now! It’s true that practice makes perfect—but it doesn’t have to be tedious and boring … Practicing with the How to Draw for Kids series allows your child to be creative, and thus to truly learn! Let’s get started and have some fun, gather some pencils, plain paper or sketch pad, sharpener and eraser. Enjoy more books from the How to Draw for Kids series by Sachin Sachdeva: Cats & Kittens, Horses & Ponies, Forest Animals, Farm Animals, and Cartoon Characters.
- ASIN: 1546640339
Farm Dogs: A Comprehensive Breed Guide to 93 Guardians, Herders, Terriers, and Other Canine Working Partners
Farm Dogs: A Comprehensive Breed Guide to 93
Gain a deeper understanding of your canine friends through these in-depth breed profiles that showcase how working dogs think. From familiar breeds like the Border Collie, Corgi, and Dachshund to the lesser-known Akbash, Puli, and Hovawart, Janet Vorwald Dohner describes 93 breeds of livestock guardian dogs, herding dogs, terriers, and traditional multipurpose farm dogs, highlighting the tasks each dog is best suited for and describing its physical characteristics and temperament. She also offers an accessible history of how humans bred dogs to become our partners in work and beyond, providing a thorough introduction to these highly intelligent, independent, and energetic breeds.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1612125921
How to Draw: Farm Animals In Simple Steps
How to Draw: Farm Animals In Simple
Learn to draw 20 different, charming farm animals from scratch in a few easy steps.Learn how to draw all kinds of farm animals using this fun and easy step-by-step method. Starting with simple shapes, Susie Hodge shows you how easy it is to develop circles, rectangles, squares and ovals into an exciting selection of animals and birds including sheep, ponies, pigs and piglets, turkeys, hens, cows and ducks. If you have never drawn before this is definitely the book for you, and there is a lot here to inspire more experienced artists too.
- ASIN: 1782216243
Schleich Simmental Calf
Item size in cm (L x W x H): 7,2 x 3,5 x 4,8Simmental cattle are patched in red and white. Originally from the valley of the Simme River in Switzerland, Simmental cattle are one of the oldest and most distributed cattle breeds. A part of the creation of other breeds, Simmental cattle have many desirable traits that have led to the success of many breeds in Europe. Their best traits include their use as draught animals as well as their use in beef and in dairy. With quickly growing calves, this breed is prized for its maturity. Fun Facts: Simmental cattle have been documented since the Middle Ages.
- Color: Reddish Brown / White
- Brand: Schleich
- ASIN: B001O2QW0U
- UPC: 658183136421
120 breeds of horse, cattle, chicken, sheep, goat, pig and goose breeds, farm animals, livestock HD
The diversity of livestock animals is amazing. Many of the older breedings have dissapeared from our planet, other ones are rare and close to extinction. It is important to keep them for future generations! Shown here are 120 different breedings, for example: Vorwerk Chickens, Highland Cattle, Sc...
Top25 Most beautiful Farm Animals - rare breeds of lifestock, cattle, goats chickens horse poultry
The diversity of farm animals, especially the rare breeds of lifestock, is amazing. There are (without doubt) thousands of different breeds of cattle, goats, horses, pigs, sheep, chickens, geese, turkeys, ducks und pigeons existing - So you may understand, that the 25 special ones I show you here...
Old and rare breeds of cattle, horse, goat, sheep, pig, chicken, turkey goose duck, of livestock
Valais Blacknose, shetland pony, padua chiken, Murnau Werdenfels cattle, Pinzgau Horse,