Books

      We’ve got lots of REALLY great books. Many of our books are new, used or out-of-print. All are in new to excellent condition.  Some are hard to find books.

      We carry books about companion animals, as well as several self help books. We have too many books to list here, if interested contact us for our complete book list and we’ll send you a copy of the books we have available.

      

 

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Book Title

Author

Description

# Pg

 

Yr Published

$ Each

hc– hard cover

Sc– soft cover

When Your Pet Outlives You

David Congalton & Charlotte Alexander

How to legally protect & make sure your pets are cared for in the event of your unexpected death (since most states will NOT allow you to leave any money to an animal). Researched & written by two animal welfare advocates.

140 pg

 

Pub  2002

$20.00 sc

First Aid for Cats & Dogs

Amy D.

Shojai

A VERY practical book filled with lots of really good info for caring for your dog or cat when the unexpected "EMERGENCY" happens . . .  Lots of info that may very well save your pet's life,  until you can transport them to an emergency clinic or vet's office, a definite must have for every dog/cat owner!

415 pg

 

Pub 2001

$ 25.00 hc

$ 20.00 sc

Symptom Solver for Cats & Dogs

Matthew

Hoffman

This book discusses symptoms of various behaviors and identifications to determine possible causes. Great to help pin-point issues in your pets.

434 pg

 

Pub 1999

$ 15.00 sc

Good Cats, Bad Habits

Alice

Rhea

Complete A to Z guide for when your cat misbehaves & how to correct the habit

219 pg

 

Pub 1995

$ 15.00 sc

Good Dogs, Bad Habits

Jeanne

Carlson

Complete A to Z guide for when your dog misbehaves & how to correct the habit

241 pg

 

Pub 1995

$ 15.00 sc

Problem Cats & Their Owners

Louis

 Vine

A behavior and training handbook written by vet & behaviorist who believes problem issues can be solved if we work with our pets, instead of  abandoning them or dumping them at the nearest shelter to become some else’s problem.

155 pg

 

Pub  ????

$ 18.00 hc

Drs. Book of Home Remedies for Cats & Dogs

Matthew

Hoffman

A do-it-your-self basic guide of simple home remedies for pet care obtained from vets, trainers, breeders & other animal experts. Good for basic every day stuff (fleas, ticks, barking, biting, etc).

380 pg

 

Pub  1996

$25.00 hc

Shelter Cats

Karen

Commings

Book discusses different shelters & special needs of adopting & selecting a shelter cat. Many  are scared to get a pet from a shelter, they think shelter pets are  damaged, have behavior issues, imperfect, etc. While this may be true in some cases, the majority are pets who just need a chance to show how much love they have to give .  .  . otherwise they'll face  being put down, or worse being sold to labs for experimentation (facing torture, and a slow death).

200 pg

 

Pub 1998

$ 10.00 sc

Think Like A Cat

Pam

Johnson-Bennett

How to raise a well adjusted cat by understanding how your feline thinks & perceives their world around them. Author is a behaviorist who specializes in trying to help owners understand what their pet is thinking and why or how they react to certain situations.

398 pg

 

Pub 2000

$ 20.00 sc

Cat Miracles

Brad & Sherry

Steiger

Collection of astounding  & inspirational stories of cats and their dedication to their owners or other animals. Stories of cats that survive against all odds, show courage & heroism. Cats who’ve found their way back home, warned their loved ones of danger and much more.

264 pg

 

Pub 2003

$ 10.00 sc

Dog Miracles

Brad & Sherry

Steiger

Collection of astounding  & inspirational true stories of dogs and their dedication to their owners or other animals. Stories of dogs who save families, who find their way home after traveling hundreds of miles, or those who communicate with owners from beyond the grave.

264 pg

 

Pub 2001

$ 10.00 sc

Catmopolitan

Ilene

Hochberg

Wonderful spoof of popular magazine (Cosmopolitan) featuring cats everywhere, glossy magazine style cover, ads & feature articles (Catatonic Catastrophe! Catnip—the Drug Problem or Getting Your Claws into Mr.Right?) are geared towards cats. Nicely done.

96 pg

 

Pub 2000

$ 25.00

Dogue

Ilene

Hochberg

Comical spoof of popular magazine (Vogue) featuring dogs everywhere, glossy magazine style cover, ads & feature articles (Best bets for Bow-Wows! or Dream Doghouses), are geared towards dogs who like to keep up with the fashion trends.

96 pg

 

Pub

$ 15.00

Good Mousekeeping

Ilene

Hochberg

Spoof of popular magazine (Good Housekeeping) featuring cats everywhere, glossy magazine style cover, ads & feature articles (Morris the Cat: A rats to riches Tale or Paws to Catch your Breath– Fat Cats Go for the Burn) are geared towards our homebody pussy cat.

96 pg

 

Pub 1996

$ 35.00

Vanity Fur

Ilene

Hochberg

An interesting parody of  popular magazine (Vanity Fair) featuring cats & dogs, glossy magazine style cover, ads & feature articles (The Fur is Flying: Christian LaClaw vs Yves St.Bernard, fighting to lead the Fashion Pack), are geared towards our fashion conscious pets.

96 pg

 

Pub 1988

$ 60.00

Pupple Weekly

Garrett

Simmons

Absolutely hysterical, parody of popular periodical (People Weekly) featuring dogs , soft cover, ads & feature articles (e.g. “Barkara Streishound publicly chews out Miami Lice star Dog Johnson”), follow well known stars. Photos of dogs w/ wigs bear a uncanny resemblance to the celebrity stars they represent.

80 pg

 

Pub 1988

$ 40.00

Cowsmopolitan

Thomas

Hagey

This bovine spoof of popular magazine (Cosmopolitan) featuring cows everywhere, glossy magazine style cover, ads & feature articles (Bachelor of the Month– Cowsmo’s Bouncing All-Bull, No-Bull– Mr. Avail A. Bull or How to Milk Your Ex for Everything . . .), are written with cows taking the lead.

72 pg

 

Pub 1996

$ 20.00

Best of Playboar

Thomas

 Hagey

A great spoof  (Best of Playboy), for folks who like pigs, this glossy magazine cover, ads & feature articles feature swine everywhere. Gotta check out the centerfold (Taffy Lovely: Littermate of the Year), she’s adorable in her g-string! Very tastefully done.

56 pg

 

Pub 1996

$ 20.00

Catty Signs

We have several “customized” catty signs for sale,  that have been laminated. Our most popular sellers are House Rules & Rainbow Bridge;

   

· Beware ATTACK Cat

· House RULES (for Non-Pet Owners)

· Cat Crossing

· STOP & Feed the Cat (or Cats)

· WECOME signs (for dogs, cats, as well as multi-animal households)

· Rainbow Bridge (Memorial)

· 10 Catmandments

· Do Not Disturb (Cat Napping)

 

Contact us for our cat-a-log which shows the full line of styles available for our signs and magnets.

Item

Description

Size

$ Each

-House Rules

-Rainbow Bridge

-Beware Attack Cat

Laminated signs

Large

(8.5”  x 11”)

$ 3.00

-Ten Catmandments

-Cat Crossing

-STOP & Feed the Cat

-Welcome to the Cat 

      House

-Welcome to the Dog

      House

-Welcome to the 

      Animal House

-Creation According to

     Cats

- Do Not Disturb (Cat  

     Napping)

 

Laminated signs

Small

(various)

$ 2.00

Pet Memorial Picture Frame

  This is a lovely poly-resin picture frame is perfect for holding a 3 X 5 picture of any pet that has passed on.

  Comes w/ removable bowl that sits in front of picture.

 

 

Item

Description

Size

$ Each

“All Pets Go to Heaven” Picture Frame

Beige stone-like poly resin w/ metal gates, clear plastic inside frame and removable back. Comes w/ removable bowl too

8 1/4” high

8 1/4” length

2” wide

20.00