Reporting for Duty by Tracy Libby

Stars: ***** True Stories of Wounded Veterans and Their Service Dogs i-5 Publishing (2015) 240 pages Summary: A book profiling 15 disabled veterans and their service dogs. I have been enjoying this book over the last few days. This book was received by a PR company to review. All opinions are my own. The author… Read More »

Dr. Jack’s Dog Facts by John Bloxham, D.V.M.

Stars: **** Subtitle: A Guide to Common Canine Ailments AuthorHouse (2014) Veterinary Medicine 73 pages I received this book for review. All opinions are honest. This little booklet goes through a dog’s body from nose to tail and goes over all the common problems a dog can experience from tapeworms to hip dysplasia to fleas… Read More »

Chicken Soup For the Soul: I Can’t Believe My Dog/Cat Did That

Stars:★★★★☆ Chicken Soup for the Soul (2012) For the cat or dog lover in your life, these books are the best present. If you love animals, you love reading stories about the crazy, funny and heroic antics of your pet of choice. I read I Can’t Believe My Dog Did That and have been laughing… Read More »

Homer’s Odyssey and Dewey’s Nine Lives (Cat Books)

Homer’s Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life with a Blind Wonder Cat by Gwen Cooper Stars: ***** Delacorte Press (Random House) 2009 Summary: The last thing Gwen Cooper wanted was another cat. She already had two, not to mention a phenomenally underpaying job and a recently broken heart.… Read More »

The Chimp Who Loved Me And Other Slightly Naughty Tales of a Life With Animals by Annie Greer & Tim Vandehey

Stars: ***** Diva Press (2010)215 pages 20% of sales go to the ASPCA! Summary: The Chimp Who Loved Me is a collection of true stories from the life and times of Annie Greer, a veterinary chiropractitioner, animal healer, radio host, speaker, farmer’s wife and all-around magnet for bizarre animal behavior. […] if you crave twisted… Read More »

Winter’s Tail, Made You Look and Face Painting

I don’t like writing mini-reviews and putting more than one book in a post but I am so behind I need to catch up somehow. Winter’s Tail: How One Little Dolphin Learned to Swim Again by Juliana Hatkoff, Isabella Hatkoff and Craig Hatkoff Stars: **** Scholastic Press (2009)Children’s NonfictionReading Level: 4-8 (I disagree, see below)… Read More »

Nasty, Brutish and Short: The Quirks and Quarks Guide to Animal Sex and Other Weird Behaviour by Pat Senson

This week is all about SEX! You can read more here but check back every day this week for reviews and giveaways.  Stars: ***** McClelland & Stewart (Division of Random House) Nonfiction (Animals) 296 pages Summary:  Birds do it, and bees do it, so do all animals, some of them in weird and wonderful ways.… Read More »