Tabby cat or toucan? Airedale terrier or Angora rabbit? Python or Parakeet? If you didn't have a pet as a child, you probably wanted one.
Pets features a huge range of pets from everyday pets such as cats and dogs to exotic pets such as tropical fish, toucans and terrapins, from cute mice to formidable pythons, from energetic rabbits to docile tortoises to thoroughbred horses.Part of the highly successful Mini Encyclopedia series, Pets includes 300 pets from around the world, offering a wealth of fascinating information on the background, breeding and natural habitat of these animals.With a page and outstanding colour illustration given to each pet, and specification boxes detailing on the origins, appearance, size, diet and lifespan of each animal, Pets is an easy-to-use pocket reference book for anyone interested in domesticated animals.
1D Europe, 1F Asia, 1H Africa, 1K The Americas, 1M Australasia, Oceania & other land areas, 2AB English, 3JM 21st century, 5AH Interest age: from c 7 years, WNC Wildlife: general interest, WNG Domestic animals & pets, YNN Natural history (Children’s/Teenage)