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Will's Red Coat: The Story of One Old Dog Who Chose to Live Again Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062444998
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Published: William Morrow & Company - February 6th, 2018

Boston Globe Bestseller

A true story of acceptance, perseverance, and the possibility of love and redemption as evocative, charming, and powerful as the New York Times bestseller Following Atticus.


Catnip: A Love Story Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781682681572
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Published: Countryman Press - February 6th, 2018

The result is a collection of magical pieces, filled with joy, that represent a year in the life of a couple in love with one another, and certainly with their cats.


Farewell to the Horse: A Cultural History Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781631494321
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - February 13th, 2018

Horses and humans share an ancient, profoundly complex relationship. Once our most indispensable companions, horses were for millennia essential in helping build our cities, farms, and industries. But during the twentieth century, in an increasingly mechanized society, they began to disappear from human history.


Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616207434
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 30th, 2018

"Surprising. Impressive. Cannibalism restores my faith in humanity." --Sy Montgomery, The New York Times Book Review


Cesar Millan's Lessons from the Pack: Stories of the Dogs Who Changed My Life Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781426218828
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Published: National Geographic Society - February 6th, 2018

In this inspiring book, best-selling author and "Dog Whisperer" Cesar Millan uses decades of experience to reveal the many ways that dogs and people can enrich each other's lives, sharing eight essential life lessons imparted by a group of very special dogs he's trained over the years.


Our Native Bees: North America's Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781604697698
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Published: Timber Press (OR) - February 7th, 2018

All the buzz about North America's bees


The Meaning of Birds Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781681776262
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Published: Pegasus Books - January 2nd, 2018

From the mocking-birds of the Galapagos who guided Charles Darwin toward his evolutionary theory, to the changing patterns of migration that alert us to the reality of contemporary climate change, Simon Barnes explores both the intrinsic wonder of what it is to be a bird--and the myriad ways in which birds can help us understand the meaning of life.


Rain: Four Walks in English Weather Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780571328949
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Published: Faber & Faber - February 1st, 2018

An evocative meditation on the English landscape in wet weather by the acclaimed novelist and nature writer, Melissa Harrison.


The Seabird's Cry: The Lives and Loves of the Planet's Great Ocean Voyagers Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781250134189
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - February 6th, 2018

Life itself could never have been sustainable without seabirds. As Adam Nicolson writes: "They are bringers of fertility, the deliverers of life from ocean to land."


Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats, 5th Edition: Breed Selection, Feeding, Fencing, Health Care, Dairying, Marketing Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781612129327
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Published: Storey Publishing - February 20th, 2018

This best-selling handbook is packed with detailed information on housing, feeding, and fencing dairy goats. It's been the trusted resource on the topic for farmers and homesteaders since it was originally published in 1975, and the new edition -- completely updated and redesigned -- makes Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats more comprehensive and accessible than ever.


Bird Life: A Guide to the Study of Our Common Birds Cover Image
By Frank Chapman, Julie Zickefoose (Foreword by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781510724488
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Published: Skyhorse Publishing - February 6th, 2018

From the sparrow to the starling, the woodpecker to the warbler, the eagle to the egret, and every species in between, birds are some of the most plentiful and most diverse creatures in North America.


Deep Nature Play: A Guide to Wholeness, Aliveness, Creativity, and Inspired Learning Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781565893221
Availability: Backordered
Published: Crystal Clarity Publishers - January 7th, 2018

When absorbed in deep play our sensory awareness is heightened, we become immersed in the present moment and feel intensely alert and alive. Because play is fun and rewarding, we operate at the peak of our mental and physical capacity. Animals love to play.


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
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