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A True Story of love, desperation and GPS technology

Advantages: Fabulous illustrations and a story I could relate to
Disadvantages: Sometimes looking at yourself through the mirror of someone else's story can be hard.

Perfect Presents I have three wonderful Dutch lesbian friends who treat me and my husband like family. For my birthday this year they each chose a book to send to me. Each book was about a cat and each book had a very moving little handwritten note o ...

koshkha 08.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Lost Cat - Caroline Paul

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Excellent for dog owners as well as wildlife fans.

Advantages: Shed new life on the alpha dog myths, beautiful photos, very informative.
Disadvantages: Printed cover would have been nice.

From the time my children were able to speak, I have given them a "book allowance". A couple of times each month they are allowed to choose anything they would like to read from Amazon and I pay for it. This book was chosen by my youngest son, age 6, as h ...

Marge3781 12.05.2015 ·
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Review of The Hidden Life of Wolves - Jim Dutchner

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A fun, entertaining book, but doesn't live up to its promises.

Advantages: Fun to read, good stories
Disadvantages: Lacking facts and evidence, doesn't really fit the title or description.

...Despite my mediocre rating, this is by no means a bad book. It is fun to read and highly entertaining. I just feel that it didn't quite live up to the claims made in the title and the product description. I was expecting something a bit more scientific, ...

Marge3781 10.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Modern Dog - Stanley Coren

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Love dogs? It would be a SHAME not to 'read' this book!

Advantages: Very funny
Disadvantages: None, unless you're not keen on dogs...

...Apparently 'dog shaming' became an internet craze last year. I must have somehow missed this phenomenon because the first time I had heard of dog shaming was when I came across a book in Waterstones around Christmas time last year. What mostly attracted m ...

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Review of Dog Shaming - Pascale Lemire

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Excellent advice for training the perfect recall

Advantages: Clear, useful information on training the recall.
Disadvantages: Not very exciting, some editing errors.

'Total Recall' is 248 pages devoted to one topic only - teaching your dog to come when called. This might sound a little boring, and to be perfectly honest, it was at times, but I still feel this is one of the best books I have come across on training. Tr ...

Marge3781 08.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Total Recall - Pippa Mattinson

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