All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Mammals  Insectivores to Ungulates  Pigs, Peccaries & Hippopotamuses

The Illustrated Guide to Pigs How to Choose Them - How to Keep Them

Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: Celia Lewis
160 pages, 150+ full colour paintings
The Illustrated Guide to Pigs
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • The Illustrated Guide to Pigs ISBN: 9781408140406 Hardback Jul 2011 Out of Print #189983
About this book Biography Related titles
Images Additional images
The Illustrated Guide to PigsThe Illustrated Guide to Pigs

About this book

The Illustrated Guide to pigs covers the 35 most familiar breeds of pigs in Europe and North America. The breed profiles are written in engaging text that covers the history of each breed, its main characteristics and information about how to look after them. Each breed has been illustrated with delightful paintings by the author. Introductory sections contain practical advice about pig-rearing and husbandry, and outline the differences between breeds, including the pros and cons of keeping pure breeds and cross breeds. Whether you're looking to raise your own pigs or simply love these intelligent and endearing animals, this book is a must-have.

Customer Reviews

Biography

Celia Lewis is an accomplished artist and is passionate about the animals that she draws and paints. She is the author of the best-selling, The Illustrated Guide to Chickens (A & C Black).
Handbook / Manual Out of Print
By: Celia Lewis
160 pages, 150+ full colour paintings
Media reviews
'Celia Lewis' book is an utterly charming and entertaining read...a pig-lover's dream' - The Ecologist (August 2011)
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Handbook of the Bees of the British Isles (2-Volume Set)Order your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife