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Acting wild : how we behave like birds, bugs, and beasts —Birmingham, Maria, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 4 items

"For a long time, scientists have tried to figure out what separates us from animals. For example, one early hypothesis was our use of tools-until Jane Goodall famously recorded observations of chimpanzees making and usi...

Clara the rhino —Hirt, Katrin, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 1 items

Based on a true story, the book tells of the unlikely relationship between an 18th century sea captain and an orphaned, three-ton rhinoceros. When a baby rhino is orphaned in India with nowhere to go, a gentle sea captai...

Kangaroo to the rescue! : and more true stories of amazing animal heroes —Donohue, Moira Rose, author.
Book
2015
1 available of 2 items

Read about these amazing animal heroes, stories that will inspire pet owners, farm hands, anyone who has an infinity for animals and their unique behaviors.

Animals on the outskirts —Rodger, Ellen, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 4 items

"When you live in bear or cougar territory, you learn to lock your garbage cans indoors, keep your pets safe, and not feed wild animals. This exciting and highly illustrated book focuses on the "human avoiders," animals ...

A kid's best friend —Ajmera, Maya.
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

Describes the special relationship that exists between children and their pet dogs all around the world.

Bridge to the wild : behind the scenes at the zoo —O'Connell, Caitlin, 1965- author, photographer.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"With stunning photographs and exemplary narrative nonfiction, the Sibert Honor-winning creators of The Elephant Scientist, Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell, give readers a heartwarming insider's look into a day in ...

The dog patrol : our canine companions and the kids who protect them —Laidlaw, Rob, 1959- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 5 items

"Biologist and animal rights activist Rob Laidlaw explains dog biology, evolution, and behavior, and explores the dynamic relationship between humans and companion dogs. Amongst sections on dog care, training, and issues...

The true adventures of Esther the wonder pig —Jenkins, Steve, 1982- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 2 items

"Esther the Wonder Pig was adopted as a teacup pig, but her dads Steve and Derek quickly find that she's actually a full-size pig who is far too big for their little apartment, so the family expands to a full-size farm w...

Adventure cat! : and more true stories of amazing cats! —Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner, author.
Book
2018
3 available of 3 items

"Join three fantastic felines as they embark on the adventures of their (nine) lives in this colorful Chapters book, filled with photos and fun facts. Meet Dusty, a Siamese cat who gives the phrase "cat burglar" new mean...

What do you do if you work at the zoo? —Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

Going to the zoo is so exciting! You might see penguins swimming underwater, snakes sunning in the reptile house, or giraffes eating leaves out of high trees. You might even see people at the zoo, ones just like you! But...

Tails are not for pulling —Verdick, Elizabeth.
Book
2005
0 available of 1 items

Made to be read aloud, this book introduces children to the dos and donts of caring for pets.

Oh, rats! : the story of rats and people —Marrin, Albert.
Book
2014
1 available of 1 items

Looks at the relationship between rats and humans throughout history and discusses the rat's evolution, social behaviors, characteristics, and habits.

Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion —Bourke, Anthony.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

Recounts the story of a lion cub purchased by two friends from a London department store, written from the point of view of Christian, the lion. He is ultimately sent to Kenya to be rehabilitated by George Adamson, for r...

Why do horses neigh? —Holub, Joan.
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

A friend like Iggy —Cole, Kathryn, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 1 items

"The true story of Iggy, a special dog who helps kids get through difficult times. When children disclose abuse, they often navigate an unfamiliar chain of events, sometimes testifying in court. Iggy is a specially-train...

Wild animal neighbors sharing our urban world —Downer, Ann, 1960-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2015

This book explains that, as the human population tops seven billion, animals are running out of space causing them to invade urban neighborhoods and that the urban neighborhoods must create space to accommodate wildlife ...

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