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All pet lovers know that furry friends are the heart of a home. From Winn-Dixie, to Old Yeller, and even Grumpy Cat, pets are an endless fodder of companionship, adventures, and giggles. Let’s take a tour through the library collection to find some of the best resources for you and your pet!
Frezon has compiled a charming collection of stories highlighting the special role that pets play in our lives. You’ll meet cats that comfort, whales that save each other, and dogs willing to sacrifice themselves to rescue their owners. Faithfully Yours is a feel-good book that will make you want to snuggle even closer to your furry friend.
This is an excellent handbook to care for your pet without spending hundreds of dollars at your veterinarian’s office. Using every day products, you’ll learn how to make quick remedies that will keep your pet healthy and happy.
Did you know there is such a thing as animal psychiatry? Find out why your pet behaves the way it does in this fascinating book on animal behavior.
Run, Spot, Run: the Ethics of Keeping Pets by Jessica Pierce
There is no denying that keeping a pet can enrich one’s life. But does it enrich the animal’s life? Pierce tackles this tough question in her book, exploring the emotional cost and ethics of animal ownership.
The Loss of a Pet by Wallace Sife
Why does losing a pet hurt so much? Sife provides concrete steps to help you heal from the loss of a pet in this seminal book. It will equip you to tackle tough decisions, like euthanasia and explaining the loss to a child.
Pitbulls get a bad rap, but Wallace is here to prove you wrong! In this incredible story, you’ll meet Wallace, a pit bull rescued from Michael Vick who defied all odds to become an award winning disc-catcher.