• Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

      THE NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BRITISH EUROPEAN & AFRICAN BIRDS

      An illustrated guide and identifier to over 550 birds, profiling habitat, behaviour, nesting and food

      by David Alderton

      The habitats of Great Britain, Europe and Africa boast some of the most interesting and adaptable members of the avian world. This accessible and fully illustrated guide presents some of the rare and familiar species of these lands. From the grace of a mu

    • Domestic animals & pets

      THE ILLUSTRATED PRACTICAL GUIDE TO SMALL PETS & PET CARE

      Hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs, rabbits, birds, reptiles, fish

      by David Alderton

      CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM

    • Domestic animals & pets
      May 2012

      SMALL PETS AND PETCARE

      The essential family reference guide to keeping the most popular pet species and breeds, including cats, dogs and other small mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians and insects, with more than 1500 illustrations

      by David Alderton

      A complete practical guide to pet-keeping, covering all aspects of choosing and caring for kittens and cats, puppies and dogs, and popular small mammals. It includes rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils and jirds, chinchillas, rats and mice plus bird

    • Domestic animals & pets
      September 2012

      LOOKING AFTER SMALL PETS

      An authoritative family guide to caring for rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, jirds, rats, mice and chinchillas, with more than 250 photographs

      by David Alderton

      Rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, jirds, rats, mice and chinchillas make excellent animal companions, particularly for children. For anyone unable to decide which pet to buy, the range and depth of information covered here will ensure an informed c

    • Birds, including cage birds, as pets
      December 2015

      CAGED & AVIARY BIRDS

      How to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting

      by David Alderton

      This is an essential reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels - from the novice looking to keep a single pet bird indoors to the seasoned breeder wishing to extend an existing aviary collection. A close look at more than 250 examples provides a fa

    • Birds, including cage birds, as pets
      January 2014

      CAGED AND AVIARY BIRDS

      Practical family reference guide to keeping pet birds, with expert advice on buying, understanding, breeding and exhibiting birds

      by David Alderton

      This book is a reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels. It covers all aspects of bird care: housing choices; constructing an aviary; buying birds and settling them in; feeding and handling; keeping birds healthy; and exhibiting and breeding. A clo

    • Pets (Children's/YA)
      February 2013

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR PET CAT

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      Being a pet owner is a big responsibility. There is more to it than simply providing a good home. This fascinating book is a guide for junior animal lovers on how best to look after their pet. Clear advice is given on preparing for your new cat, how to ch

    • Children's & YA
      February 2013

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR GOLDFISH

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      There is more to keeping a goldfish than just providing it with a good home. Owning even the smallest pet is a big responsibility CLICK HERE TO READ THE WH

    • Pets (Children's/YA)
      August 2012

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR GUINEA PIG

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      Being a pet owner is a big responsibility. There is more to it than simply providing a good home. This informative book is a guide for junior animal lovers on how best to look after their pet. Clear advice is given on the different breeds available, prepa

    • Pets (Children's/YA)
      June 2013

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR HAMSTER

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      There is more to keeping a hamster than just providing it with a good home. Owning even the smallest pet is a big responsibility, but an enjoyable one. This fascinating book is a useful and accessible guide for young animal lovers on how best to care for

    • Children's & YA
      June 2013

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR PET RABBIT

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      Owning a rabbit is a big responsibility. There is more to it than simply providing it with a home. This exciting book is a guide for young animal lovers on how best to look after a pet. Simple and helpful advice is given on preparing for your new rabbit,

    • Pets (Children's/YA)
      August 2012

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR PET DOG

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      There is more to being a pet owner than just providing a good home it is a big responsibility. This fascinating book is a guide for young animal lovers on how best to look after their pet. It tells you all about the different breeds available, preparing

    • Children's & YA
      August 2011

      THE COMPLETE BOOK OF BIRDS

      A beautifully illustrated guide to birds from around the world

      by David Alderton

      This is a comprehensive visual guide to the major species that birdwatchers around the world may encounter, plus many rare and unusual ones as well. In your garden, in the city or on a remote seashore, birdwatching can be a fun pursuit. This book features

    • Teaching, Language & Reference
      August 2009

      Caring for Your Pet Bird

      A practical handbook

      by David Alderton

      This comprehensive handbook is the complete reference guide for anyone who is interested in keeping birds, regardless of the scale of their project. It offers useful, practical advice for the setting up and maintaining of all caged bird environments; from

    • Wildlife: birds & birdwatching
      April 2018

      BRITISH, EUROPEAN & AFRICAN BIRDS

      An illustrated guide and identifier to over 550 birds, profiling habitat, behaviour, nesting and food

      by David Alderton

      The habitats of Great Britain, Europe and Africa boast some of the most interesting and adaptable members of the avian world. This accessible and fully illustrated guide presents some of the rare and familiar species of these lands. From the grace of a mu

    • Domestic animals & pets
      February 2018

      ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PETS & PET CARE

      The essential family reference guide to pet breeds and pet care

      by David Alderton, Alan Edwards, Dr Peter Larkin and Mike Stockman

      Whether you are a first-time pet owner or you are looking after an existing menagerie, this book provides all the practical advice you will need for keeping your domestic pets happy and in full health. An essential reference guide, this comprehensive volu

    • Children's & YA
      October 2013

      HOW TO LOOK AFTER YOUR BUDGIE

      A practical guide to caring for your pet, in step-by-step photographs

      by David Alderton

      CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM

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