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Temple Grandin's guide to working with farm animals : safe, humane livestock handling practices for the small farm

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  • Author: Grandin, Temple
    Contributor: Recorded Books, Inc.

    Award-winning author Temple Grandin is famous for her groundbreaking approach to decoding animal behavior. Now she extends her expert guidance to small-scale farming operations. Grandin's fascinating explanations of how herd animals think-describing their senses, fears, instincts, and memories-and how to analyze their behavior, will help you handle your livestock more safely and effectively. You'll learn to become a skilled observer of animal movement and behavior, and detailed illustrations will help you set up simple and efficient facilities for managing a small herd of 3 to 25 cattle or pigs, or 5 to 100 goats or sheep.

    Subject(s): Livestock | Domestic animals
    Original Publisher: North Adams, MA, Storey Pub.
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781612127453