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  • Dogs

    Dogs
    av Raymond Coppinger, Lorna Coppinger, Raymond Coppinger
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226115634

    Biologists, breeders and trainers, and champion sled dog racers, Raymond and Lorna Coppinger have more than four decades of experience with literally thousands of dogs. Offering a scientifically informed perspective on canines and their relations wi…

  • Nutrient Requirements of Fish and Shrimp

    Nutrient Requirements of Fish and Shrimp
    av National Research Council

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780309163385

    Aquaculture now supplies half of the seafood and fisheries products consumed worldwide and is gaining international significance as a source of food and income. Future demands for seafood and fisheries products can only be met by expanded aquacultur…

  • Kinship with All Life

    Kinship with All Life
    av J. Allen Boone

    Häftad - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060609122

    Is there a universal language of love, a "kinship with all life" that can open new horizons of experience? Example after example in this unique classic -- from "Strongheart" the actor-dog to "Freddie" the fly -- resounds with entertaining and inspir…

  • Marine Mammals

    Marine Mammals
    av Annalisa Berta

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780123970022

    Marine Mammals: Evolutionary Biology, Third Edition is a succinct, yet comprehensive text devoted to the systematics, evolution, morphology, ecology, physiology, and behavior of marine mammals. Earlier editions of this valuable work are considered r…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition

    The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195392661

    In the past decade, the field of comparative cognition has grown and thrived. No less rigorous than purely behavioristic investigations, examinations of animal intelligence are useful for scientists and psychologists alike in their quest to understa…

  • Dog Anatomy

    Dog Anatomy
    av Robert A. Kainer

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781893441170

    Veterinarians, vet techs, dog breeders, trainers, and show judges will greatly benefit from this canine anatomy coloring atlas. Essential anatomic and physiologic concepts are explained and diseases common to each region are discussed. The 195 black…

  • The Origins of Meaning

    The Origins of Meaning
    av James R. Hurford

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199207855

    In this, the first of two ground-breaking volumes on the nature of language in the light of the way it evolved, James Hurford looks at how the world first came to have a meaning in the minds of animals and how in humans this meaning eventually came…

  • Essentials of Ecology

    Essentials of Ecology
    av Michael Begon

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780470909133

    Essentials of Ecology, 4th Edition presents introductory ecology in an accessible, state-of-the-art format designed to cultivate the novice student's understanding of, and fascination with, the natural world. This new edition has been updated throug…

  • Smell: A Very Short Introduction

    Smell: A Very Short Introduction
    av Matthew Cobb

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198825258

    Our sense of smell - or olfaction as it is technically known - is our most enigmatic sense. It can conjure up memories, taking us back to very specific places and emotions, whilst powerful smells can induce strong feelings of hunger or nausea. In th…

  • Allowed to Grow Old

    Allowed to Grow Old

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226391373

    There's nothing quite like a relationship with an aged pet-a dog or cat who has been at our side for years, forming an ineffable bond. Pampered pets, however, are a rarity among animals who have been domesticated. Farm animals, for example, are usua…

  • The Dog's Mind

    The Dog's Mind
    av Bruce Fogle

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780720719642

    What is your dog really thinking? How do dogs see the world about them? How do they hear, learn and relate to their owners? Why do they suffer from stress and anxiety, and how can we help them cope?The Dog's Mind is the answer to all your questions…

  • Behaviour of the Domestic Cat

    Behaviour of the Domestic Cat
    av John W. S. Bradshaw

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845939922

    The behaviour of domesticated animals is a subject of great importance to students of animal behaviour and veterinary medicine, as well as interested pet owners. This book presents an engaging overview of the behaviour of the domestic cat, adopting…

  • Menagerie

    Menagerie
    av Caroline Grigson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198714712

    Menagerie is the story of the panoply of exotic animals that were brought into Britain from time immemorial until the foundation of the London Zoo - a tale replete with the extravagant, the eccentric, and - on occasion - the downright bizarre.From H…

  • Menagerie

    Menagerie
    av Caroline Grigson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198714705

    Menagerie is the story of the panoply of exotic animals that were brought into Britain from time immemorial until the foundation of the London Zoo - a tale replete with the extravagant, the eccentric, and - on occasion - the downright bizarre.From H…

  • Babylon's Ark

    Babylon's Ark
    av Lawrence Anthony

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312382155

    When the Iraq war began, conservationist Lawrence Anthony could think of only one thing: the fate of the Baghdad Zoo, located in the city centre and caught in the war's crossfire. Once Anthony entered Baghdad he discovered that full-scale combat and…

  • Life Everlasting: The Animal Way of Death

    Life Everlasting: The Animal Way of Death
    av Bernd Heinrich

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544002265

    "Bernd Heinrich is one of the finest naturalists of our time. Life Everlasting shines with the authenticity and originality that are unique to a life devoted to natural history in the field."--Edward O. Wilson, author of The Future of Life and The S…

  • Freshwater Crustacean Zooplankton of Europe

    Freshwater Crustacean Zooplankton of Europe
    av Leszek A. Bledzki

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319806747

    This work provides a user-friendly, species level taxonomic key based on morphology, current nomenclature, and modern taxonomy using molecular tools which fulfill the most pressing needs of both researchers and environmental managers. This key arms…

  • Animals in Motion

    Animals in Motion
    av Eadweard Muybridge

    Häftad - 1957 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486202037

    "The dry plate's most spectacular early use was by Eadweard Muybridge." -- Life "A really marvelous series of plates." -- Nature (London) "These photographs have resolved many complicated questions." -- Art Journal Here is the largest, most comprehe…

  • Freshwater Mussel Propagation for Restoration

    Freshwater Mussel Propagation for Restoration
    av Matthew A. Patterson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108445313

    Freshwater mussels are declining rapidly worldwide. Propagation has the potential to restore numbers of these remarkable organisms, preventing extinction of rare species and maintaining the many benefits that they bring to aquatic ecosystems. Writte…

  • Animal Learning and Cognition

    Animal Learning and Cognition
    av John M. Pearce

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841696560

    Animal Learning and Cognition: An Introduction provides an up-to-date review of the principal findings from more than a century of research into animal intelligence. This new edition has been expanded to take account of the many exciting development…

  • Venomous Snakes of the World

    Venomous Snakes of the World
    av Mark O'Shea

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691150239

    Feared, revered, and often misunderstood, venomous snakes have been a source of legend and nightmare since time immemorial. In this comprehensive volume, author Mark O'Shea has combined expertly written, in-depth descriptions of the world's common a…

  • Crap Taxidermy

    Crap Taxidermy
    av Kat Su

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781607748205

    A humorous look at what happens when taxidermy goes terribly wrong, by the founder of the hit website crappytaxidermy.com. A relaxed toad enjoying a smoke and a brew. A cat with eerily flexible front legs. A smiling lion with receding gums. Whether…

  • Domesticated

    Domesticated
    av Richard C. Francis

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393353037

    The wolf evolved into the Pekingese, the wildcat into the tabby cat and the auroch into the milk-producing cow. This happened through the process called "domestication". Domesticated creatures have served us well- without them, civilisation as we kn…

  • Domesticated

    Domesticated
    av Richard C. Francis

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393064605

    The wolf evolved into the Pekingese, the wildcat into the tabby cat and the auroch into the milk-producing cow. This happened through the process called "domestication". Domesticated creatures have served us well- without them, civilisation as we kn…

  • Hope for Animals and Their World

    Hope for Animals and Their World
    av Dr Jane Goodall

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780446559942

    From world-renowned scientist Jane Goodall, as seen in the new National Geographic documentary Jane, comes an inspiring message about the future of the animal kingdom. With the insatiable curiosity and conversational prose that have made her a best…

  • The Emotional Lives of Animals

    The Emotional Lives of Animals
    av Marc Bekoff

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781577316299

    Based on award-winning scientist Marc Bekoff's years studying social communication in a wide range of species, this important book shows that animals have rich emotional lives. Bekoff skillfully blends extraordinary stories of animal joy, empathy, g…

  • Cry of the Kalahari

    Cry of the Kalahari
    av Mark Owens

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780395647806

    This is the story of the Owens' travel and life in the Kalahari Desert. Here they met and studied unique animals and were confronted with danger from drought, fire, storms, and the animals they loved. This best-selling book is for both travelers and…

  • Chimpanzee Politics

    Chimpanzee Politics
    av Franz de Waal

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801886560

    The first edition of Frans de Waal's Chimpanzee Politics was acclaimed not only by primatologists for its scientific achievement but also by politicians, business leaders, and social psychologists for its remarkable insights into the most basic huma…

  • Systems Biology: A Very Short Introduction

    Systems Biology: A Very Short Introduction
    av Eberhard O. Voit

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198828372

    Systems biology came about as growing numbers of engineers and scientists from other fields created algorithms which supported the analysis of biological data in incredible quantities. Whereas biologists of the past had been forced to study one item…

  • Animals Make Us Human: Creating the Best Life for Animals

    Animals Make Us Human: Creating the Best Life for Animals
    av Temple Grandin, Catherine Johnson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547248233

    The best-selling animal advocate Temple Grandin offers the most exciting exploration of how animals feel since The Hidden Life of Dogs. In her groundbreaking and best-selling book Animals in Translation, Temple Grandin drew on her own experience wi…

  • Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals

    Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128053065

    Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals is a comprehensive resource that covers the pathology of wildlife and zoo species, including a wide scope of animals, disease types and geographic regions. It is the definitive book for students, biologists, sci…

  • Transhumanism and Society

    Transhumanism and Society
    av Stephen Lilley

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400749801

    This book provides an introductory overview to the social debate over enhancement technologies with an overview of the transhumanists' call to bypass human nature and conservationists' argument in defense of it. The author present this controversy a…

  • Animal Behavior

    Animal Behavior
    av Dustin Rubenstein, John Alcock

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605358949

    A comparative and integrative overview of how and why animals as diverse as insects and humans behave the way that they do, linking behaviors to the brain, genes, and hormones, as well as to the surrounding ecological and social environments.

  • Animals and Psychedelics

    Animals and Psychedelics
    av Giorgio Samorini

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780892819867

    From caffeine-dependent goats to nectar addicted ants the animal kingdom offers amazing examples of wild animals and insects seeking out and consuming the psychoactive substances in their environments. Author Giorgio Samorini explores this little-kn…

  • Wildlife of East Africa

    Wildlife of East Africa
    av Martin B. Withers, David Hosking

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691007373

    Those looking for a concise yet informative, visually breathtaking yet affordable East African safari need look no further than this spectacular field guide. Featuring full-color photos of 475 common species of bird, mammal, snake, lizard, insect, t…

  • Practical Handbook of Air Filtration

    Practical Handbook of Air Filtration
    av Kyung-ju Choi

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781856174596

    Air filtration forms an important part of many air-conditioning units and is essential to the maintenance of a healthy and acceptable indoor air quality. It is also of great importance in the medical/ pharmaceutical, automotive and semiconductor ind…

  • Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace

    Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace
    av Carl Safina

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250173331

    In this superbly articulate cri de coeur, Safina gives us a new way of looking at the natural world that is radically different.--The Washington Post New York Times bestselling author Carl Safina brings readers close to three non-human cultures--wha…

  • Tracks, Scats and Signs

    Tracks, Scats and Signs
    av Leslie Dendy

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781559715997

    This fascinating series turns ordinary walks into adventures. Children learn to identify a variety of different plant, animal and insect species. -- Helps children identify different species. -- Includes scrapbook pages, for notes or drawings. -- Fe…

  • Giraffe

    Giraffe
    av Anne Innis Dagg

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107610170

    With its iconic appearance and historic popular appeal, the giraffe is the world's tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Recent years have seen much-needed new research undertaken to improve our understanding of this unique ani…

  • Giraffe

    Giraffe
    av Anne Innis Dagg

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107034860

    With its iconic appearance and historic popular appeal, the giraffe is the world's tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Recent years have seen much-needed new research undertaken to improve our understanding of this unique ani…

  • Parasite Rex (with a New Epilogue): Inside the Bizarre World of Nature'sMost Dangerous Creatures

    Parasite Rex (with a New Epilogue): Inside the Bizarre World of Nature'sMost Dangerous Creatures
    av Zimmer

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780743200110

    For decades parasites were the pariahs of science. Only recently have biologists begun to appreciate that these diverse and complex organisms are the most highly evolved life forms on earth. In this work, Carl Zimmer takes the reader on a tour of th…

  • Cheats and Deceits

    Cheats and Deceits
    av Martin Stevens

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198707899

    In nature, trickery and deception are widespread. Animals and plants mimic other objects or species in the environment for protection, trick other species into rearing their young, lure prey to their death, and deceive potential mates for reproducti…

  • Dazzled and Deceived

    Dazzled and Deceived
    av Peter Forbes

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300178968

    The remarkable story of how mimicry is used by some of the most extraordinary creatures in the world Nature has perfected the art of deception. Thousands of creatures all over the world-including butterflies, moths, fish, birds, insects and snakes-h…

  • Wild Health: How Animals Keep Themselves Will and What We Can Learn from Them

    Wild Health: How Animals Keep Themselves Will and What We Can Learn from Them
    av Cindy Engel

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618340682

  • Seashells of North Carolina

    Seashells of North Carolina
    av Hugh J. Porter

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780966318708

    For many people, seashells are just part of the beach scenery--thousands of pretty but nameless objects strewn along the shore. Other people know the names of shells but often wonder how they were formed and what type of animal lived inside. Such in…

  • King Solomon's Ring

    King Solomon's Ring
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415267472

    Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world. He was that rare beast, a brilliant scientist who could writ…

  • King Solomon's Ring

    King Solomon's Ring
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415267465

    Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world. He was that rare beast, a brilliant scientist who could writ…

  • The Rat

    The Rat
    av S. A. Barnett

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780202309774

    The laws of animal behavior have been revised and revealed through research performed by zoologists, physiologists and experimental psychologists. Each has contributed much. Their main meeting ground has been the study of mammals, especially rats. T…

  • Passive Acoustic Monitoring of Cetaceans

    Passive Acoustic Monitoring of Cetaceans
    av Walter M. X. Zimmer

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107428386

    Passive acoustic monitoring is increasingly used by the scientific community to study, survey and census marine mammals, especially cetaceans, many of which are easier to hear than to see. PAM is also used to support efforts to mitigate potential ne…

  • Passive Acoustic Monitoring of Cetaceans

    Passive Acoustic Monitoring of Cetaceans
    av Walter M. X. Zimmer

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521193429

    Passive acoustic monitoring is increasingly used by the scientific community to study, survey and census marine mammals, especially cetaceans, many of which are easier to hear than to see. PAM is also used to support efforts to mitigate potential ne…

  • Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction

    Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction
    av Tristram D. Wyatt

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198712152

    How animals behave is crucial to their survival and reproduction. The application of new molecular tools such as DNA fingerprinting and genomics is causing a revolution in the study of animal behaviour, while developments in computing and image anal…

  • The Myth of Monogamy: Fidelity and Infidelity in Animals and People

    The Myth of Monogamy: Fidelity and Infidelity in Animals and People
    av David P. Barash, Judith Eve Lipton

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780805071368

    Applying new research to sex in the animal world, esteemed scientists David P. Barash and Judith Eve Lipton dispel the notion that monogamy comes naturally. In fact, as "The Myth of Monogamy" reveals, biologists have discovered that for nearly every…

  • Are Dolphins Really Smart?

    Are Dolphins Really Smart?
    av Justin Gregg

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199681563

    How intelligent are dolphins? Is their communication system really as complex as human language? And are they as friendly and peaceful as they are made out to be? The Western world has had an enduring love affair with dolphins since the early 1960s,…

  • The Zoology Coloring Book

    The Zoology Coloring Book
    av Lawrence M. Elson

    Pocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780064603010

    For high school biology students and college zoology students, as well as for all students of nature, this coloring book teaches the structure and function of the major animal groups, from simple to complex. Brief, informative texts accompany each d…

  • Animals Erased

    Animals Erased
    av Arran Stibbe

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819572325

    Animals are disappearing, vanishing, and dying out-not just in the physical sense of becoming extinct, but in the sense of being erased from our consciousness. Increasingly, interactions with animals happen at a remove: mediated by nature programs,…