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Author Dohner, Janet Vorwald, 1951- author.

Title The encyclopedia of animal predators : learn about each predator's traits and behaviors; identify the tracks and signs of more than 50 predators; protect your livestock, poultry, and pets / Janet Vorwald Dohner.

Publication Info. North Adams, Massachusetts : Storey Publishing, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  591.53 DOH    AVAILABLE
Description 279 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-273) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Predators in the modern world -- The predation situation -- Who's out there? -- Pt. II. Predators up close -- Mammals -- Birds -- Reptiles -- Pt. III. Prevention and protection -- Nonlethal prevention methods and strategies -- Successful protection from predators -- Moving forward together -- App. Predator control guides for home, recreation, farm, and ranch -- Organizations providing additional resources for predator control.
Summary "Learn to identify threatening species through tracks, scat, and the damage they leave behind. Fascinating profiles of more than 50 predatory mammals, birds, and reptiles teach farmers, ranchers, homesteaders, and backyard-animal raisers how to prevent their livestock, poultry, and pets from becoming prey. By understanding how predators think and behave, where and how they live, and how they attack and kill prey, you'll be able to interpret the potential threats surrounding your home. Whether you have a vested interest in protecting your pets and livestock or are simply spellbound by wild predators, this is the book for you!"
Subject Predatory animals.
Predatory animals -- Control.
Predatory animals. (OCoLC)fst01074996
Predatory animals -- Control. (OCoLC)fst01074998
Other Form: Online version: Dohner, Janet Vorwald, 1951- author. Encyclopedia of animal predators North Adams, Massachusetts : Storey Publishing, 2017 9781612127002 (DLC) 2017004014
ISBN 9781612127057 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
1612127053 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
9781612126999 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
1612126995 (paperback) (alkaline paper)

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