Title An Instant Guide to Small Pets: A Complete Guide to the Wide Range of Small Pets, from the Most Common to the Exotic, Described and Illustrated in Full Color
Binding Glossy Pictorial Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Size Small 12mo
Publisher U.S.A. Gramercy Books 2000
0517208733 / 9780517208731
Seller ID 052593
125 indexed pages including colour illustrations. An ideal compact identification guide to the whole range of the world's most popular small pets. This user-friendly guide assumes no previous knowledge: an easy-to-follow system of color-coded bands and symbols leads quickly to the chosen pet group. Every type of pet is included, from cats to cockatoos, guinea pigs to goldfish, and hamsters to horned frogs. Exotic pets such as snakes and spiders are featured as well as the more usual ones such as tropical fish and gerbils. More than 200 full-color illustrations complement the detailed text, which covers such aspects as origin and history, general and veterinary care, feeding and breeding requirements. The introduction includes advice on how to select, house, and care for your pet.