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The Encyclopedia of the Cat: The Definitive Visual Guide

Out of Print

By: Bruce Fogle

288 pages, Col photos, illus, diags

Dorling Kindersley

Hardback | Sep 2008 | Edition: 2 | #173101 | ISBN-13: 9781405321495
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About this book

Discover everything you need to know about cats in this updated guide from the UK's bestselling vet, Dr Bruce Fogle. Get up close to 75 of the world's major cat breeds and find out what makes each one special, from their varied colours to their more varied temperaments. Discover the history of your feline friend, from how one species developed a tolerance for humans and became today's domestic cat, to the many aspects of their role in today's culture. Explore the feline form, from the skeleton and nervous system to the latest on genetics. Then discover what's going in your pets mind, from instinct to hunting, socialising and mating habits. Plus, pick up tips on caring for your cat: learn everything about grooming, behaviour and training for your purfect mate.

As a comprehensive guide to every aspect of feline life this is hard to beat. Sunday Times

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Dr Bruce Fogle, DVM, MRCVS, is a world-renowned expert in animal health and behaviour. He lectures internationally, frequently appears on TV and radio and writes for a variety of newspapers and magazines. His previous books include New Complete Dog Training Manual, Dog Owners Manual, Dogalog and RSPCA What's up with my Dog. He lives in London and Arundel, Sussex.

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