Some Books I've Enjoyed


Creating Web Pages Simplified The 3-D Visual Approach
IDG Books

Animal Behavior

Adamís Task: Calling Animals by Name
Hearne, Vicki
Bandit: Dossier of a Dangerous Dog
Hearne, Vicki

Beast and Man
Midgely, Mary
Kinship With All Life
Boone, J. Allen
Molecules of Emotion
Pert, Candace
Nature of Horses: Exploring Equine Evolution, Intelligence, and Behavior
Budiansky, Stephen
Straight From the Horseís Mouth:
How To Talk to Animals
Kinkade, Amelia
The Tao of Equus
A Womanís Journey of Healing
Kohanov, Linda
Think Harmony With Horses:
An In-Depth Study of Horse/Man Relationship
Hunt, Ray & Millie & Roy
What The Animals Tell Me
Fitzpatrick, Sonya
When Elephants Weep
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson and Susan McCarthy


An Owners Guide to The Border Collie
Dr. Mary Burch
Lessons From A Sheep Dog
Phillip Keller
One Dog, His Man and His Trials
Marjorie Quartin
Dog Watching
Desmond Morris
Don't Shoot the Dog
Karen Pryor
An excellent review of operant conditioning and its practical applications, written without the jargon.
Man Meets Dog
Konrad Lorenz
Dogs Never Lie About Love
Reflections on the Emotional World of Dogs
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Understanding Your Dog
The essential guide to dog psychology and behavior, revised for the 90s
Dr. Michael W. Fox

The Intellegence of Dogs
Stanley Coren
Pack of Two:
The Intricate Bond Between People and Dogs
Knapp, Caroline

Farming and Rural Life

Any Fool Can Be a Pig Farmer
James Robertson
The Best of James Herriot
The Favorite Stories of One of the Most Beloved Writers of Our Time
James Herriot
Country Property Dirt Cheap
How I Found My Piece of Inexpensive Rural Land... Plus My Adventures with a $300 JunkAntique Tractor
Ralph C. Turner Review
Country Dreams
Your guide to saving time AND money, while still getting what you want and need in country property!
Alan Schabilion

A Thousand Miles of Mustanginí
Green, Ben K.
Horse Tradiní
Green, Ben K.
The Draft Horse Primer
A Guide to the Care, Selection, and Use of Work Horses and Mules
Maurice Telleen
Draft Horse Journal
A Centrury of Belgian Horses in America
Maurice Telleen
Draft Horse Journal

Mister, You Got Yourself a Horse Tales of Old-Time Horse Trading
Roger Welsch
Bison Books
Wonderful stories collected by WPA Works Projects from the last of the old time horse traders themselves.

Catfish at the Pump Humor and the Frontier
Roger Welsch with Linda K Welsch
Bison Books


A Good Horse is Never a Bad Color
Rashid, Mark
The Body Language of Horses
Ainslie, Tom & Ledbetter, Bonnie

Centered Riding
Swift, Sally
Considering the Horse
Rashid, Mark
The Faraway Horses: The Adventures & Wisdom of
Brannaman, Buck & Reynolds, William
Horse Sense
Blake, Henry
Horses Never Lie: The Heart of Passive Leadership
Rashid, Mark

Horse Watching
Desmond Morris
Inside Your Horseís Mind
Skipper, Leslie
Natural Rider: A Right-Brain Approach
Wanless, Mary
She Flies Without Wings: How Horses Touch a Womanís Soul
Midkiff, Mary D.
Shy Boy
Roberts, Monte
Some Horses
McGuane, Thomas


Hog Fever
Richard LaPlante

Shop and Tools

Shop Savy Tips, Techniques & Jigs for Woodworkers & Metalworkers
Roy Mongovan
Most amazing collection of useful tips and tricks I've ever come across


Old Tractors and The Men Who Love Them
Roger Welsch
Busted Tractors and Rusty Knuckles
Norwegian Torque Wrench Techniques and Other Fine Points of Tractor Restoration
Roger Welsh Review
Tractor Heritage
Duncan Wherrett with Trevor Innes
Osprey Automotive
Illustrated Case Tractor Buyers Guide
Peter Letourneau
Farmall Tractors
Illustrated Color Series
Lee Klancher
Motorbooks International
How To Restore Tractor Magnetos
Neil Yerigan

New arrivals

Cat Stories
Roger Caras
Dog Stories
Roger Caras
How to Live with a Neurotic Dog
Stephen Baker
The Man Who Listens to Horses
The Story of a Real-Life Horse Whisperer
Monty Roberts
Good natured
The Origins of Right and Wrong in Human and Other Animals
Frans De Waal
The Compassion of Animals
True Stories of Animal Courage and Kindness Kristin Von Kreisler
What the Animals Tell Me
Developing Your Innate Telepathic Skills To Understand and Communicate With Your Pets
Sonya Fitzpatrick

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Updated 9/22/02