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1. Antesberger, Helmut (1985). The German Shepherd Dog (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (Reprint ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 88 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, colour photos, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. ISBN: 0812029828. Our Book No: 5386A. $10 AUD.

2. Badger, Louise; Kershaw, Lawrence (2012). Todo in Tuscany: The Dog at the Villa (Reprint ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 307 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour photos, pages faintly toned, faint colour loss base spine, minor edgewear jacket (tiny scuff & stain base bottom edge). This delightful heart-warming story is about a dog named Todo who had been waiting at the house 'Poggiolino' since his mistress died over two years before. He was cared for at the home by a neighbour. The authors weren't thinking of buying the first house they looked at in Tuscany. They were still thinking about the move from London, but they fell in love with the little dog with a big grin, waiting at the gates. They begin to restore Poggiolino to life, unlocking her past, and giving their beloved dog a second chance. ISBN: 9781444708271. Our Book No: 28501. $18 AUD.

3. Baglio, Ben M. (2000). Doggy Dare (Reprint ed) [Animal Ark Pets]. New York: Scholastic Inc. 114 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Young adults fiction. Mandy and her friends help find a home for Scruff the dog. ISBN: 043905169X. Our Book No: 24773. $10 AUD.

4. Bailey, Paul (2004). A Dog's Life (Reprint ed). London: Penguin Books. 181 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white illustrations, minor edgewear. The British author covers the 16-year period when his persistent companion was an adorable collie called Circe. He recalls all the moments that have been important to him through a series of funny and moving sketches. He proves that a dog's life is something to be celebrated. ISBN: 0141011963. Our Book No: 25048. $10 AUD.

5. Ball, Murray (1982). Footrot Flats Two (Reprint ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 72 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, good condition, black & white cartoons, front cover slightly creased & faded, minor spinewear, owner's written name. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. Our Book No: 22719. $10 AUD.

6. Ball, Murray (1982). Footrot Flats 7 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, good condition, black & white cartoons, top corner front cover creased, minor spinewear, staples lightly rusted, two pages loose at staples, owner's written name. This one has the true story of Horse the Cat, and how he became a very special part of Murray Ball's life. He has the sad news to pass onto all the readers that Horse has died. Our Book No: 22820. $10 AUD.

7. Ball, Murray (1982). Footrot Flats 6. Melbourne: Orin Books. 72 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, base spine bumped, minor edgewear. The adventures of Wal and his companion make these cartoons very funny and a great way to fill in some spare time. Cover blurb: Over Six Million Footrot Flats in Print. (Publication date, April 1982.). Our Book No: 2136A. $10 AUD.

8. Ball, Murray (1983). Footrot Flats 8 (1st Australian ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear, edges lightly toned, crease front cover near spine, faint foxing title page & inside covers. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. In this one, The Dog (alias The Grey Ghost), gets left at Aunt Dolly's Cats Home for TWO weeks! Our Book No: 2630. $10 AUD.

9. Ball, Murray (1984). Footrot Flats 9 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, slight foxing prelim pages, staples lightly rusted, minor edgewear, copy 2. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. Our Book No: 2622A. $10 AUD.

10. Ball, Murray (1984). Footrot Flats 9 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, covers corner tips creased, crease in rear cover, light rubbing along spine, minor edgewear, copy 1. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. Our Book No: 2622. $10 AUD.

11. Ball, Murray (1986). Footrot Flats 11. Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear. More fun with Footrot and friends. This one features Cheeky Hobson. ISBN: 0959226397. Our Book No: 21014. $10 AUD.

12. Ball, Murray (1988). Footrot Flats 13 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear, edges lightly toned, top corner front cover creased. Collection of cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist. ISBN: 0958864888. Our Book No: 20037A. $10 AUD.

13. Ball, Murray (1989). The Footrot Flats Weekender 2 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback large oblong, very good condition, black & white cartoons, full-page colour cartoons, minor edgewear corners. This is another of Murray Ball's great cartoon books. The colour photos add to the charm, especially one of a Border Collie with the cartoon drawing behind the real dog picture. ISBN: 0958864896. Our Book No: 1591A. $10 AUD.

14. Ball, Murray (1991). Footrot Flats Weekender 3 (1st ed). Melbourne: Orin Books. 80 pp. Paperback oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, few full-page colour photos & cartoons, corner little creased rear cover, minor edgewear. Collected cartoons by the New Zealand cartoonist, widely syndicated in newspapers and magazines. ISBN: 187523005X. Our Book No: 11103A. $10 AUD.

15. Billinghurst, Ian (1998). Grow Your Pups With Bones: The BARF Programme for Breeding Healthy Dogs and Eliminating Skeletal Disease (Reprint ed). Bathurst, NSW: Ian Billinghurst. 405 pp. Paperback small octavo, very good plus condition, pictorial colour cover, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear. Australian vet who promotes the BARF diet (bones and raw food) for healthy dogs. Of interest to dog breeders, and dog owners generally. (This 8th printing has a pictorial colour cover.). ISBN: 0958592500. Our Book No: 4600. $40 AUD.

16. Bolle-Kleinbub, Ingrid (1994). West Highland White Terriers (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (Reprint ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 64 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white drawings. An expert answers your questions about these very special little dogs. There are many colour photos and black & white line drawings. There is a special chapter on showing your Westie at dog shows. ISBN: 0812019504. Our Book No: 19339. $10 AUD.

17. Boston, Dr Sarah (2014). Lucky Dog: How Being a Veterinarian Saved My Life. Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 298 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor creases covers, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned. The author is a veterinary cancer surgeon. In this moving memoir she tells how working with animals helped her to trust her instincts, and have a lump in her neck investigated, and her recovery from cancer. Weaving funny and poignant stories of dogs she has treated along the way makes this a very readable memoir. ISBN: 9781760111991. Our Book No: 28661. $18 AUD.

18. Boulton, Marsha (2008). Wally's World: Life with Wally the Wonder Dog. Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 272 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minor edgewear. A raucous memoir about the American author, her partner and a very special bull-terrier named Wally. ISBN: 9780330424240. Our Book No: 25395. $12 AUD.

19. Bradshaw, John (2011). Dog Sense: How the New Science of Dog Behavior Can Make You a Better Friend to Your Pet (Reprint ed). New York: Basic Books. 324 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), many black & white drawings, minor edgewear jacket, edges & pages lightly toned as common. In this very important book, an animal behavior and welfare expert uses groundbreaking research into human-animal interactions to show us the world from a dog's perspective. Eloquent, humane, and filled with valuable advice, this book aims to appeal as much to dog owners as it does to those interested in understanding the latest science of animal behavior. ISBN: 9780465019441. Our Book No: 27683. $20 AUD.

20. Branson, V. M.; Rutt, W. (1982). Lead with a Watchful Eye: The Silver Jubilee of Guide Dogs in Australia. [Adelaide]: Royal Guide Dogs for the Blind. 132 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, few full-page colour photos (including frontispiece), minor edgewear. This very special book tells the history of the founding of The Guide Dogs in Australia. The first training centre was started in Western Australia in the early 1950s, and the centre in Kew in Victoria was set up in 1962. ISBN: 0858880067. Our Book No: 1696. $14 AUD.

21. Branson, V. M.; Rutt, W. (1982). Lead with a Watchful Eye: The Silver Jubilee of Guide Dogs in Australia (1st ed). [Adelaide]: Royal Guide Dogs for the Blind. 132 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, few full-page colour photos (including frontispiece), minor edgewear jacket, slight rubbing bottom edge, copy 2. This very special book tells the history of the founding of The Guide Dogs in Australia. The first training centre was started in Western Australia in the early 1950s, and the centre in Kew in Victoria was set up in 1962. ISBN: 0858880067. Our Book No: 1696A. $14 AUD.

22. Brash, Nicholas; Clyne, Densey; Frazier, Jim (photos) & Windus, John (Illustrations) (1987). The Watchers of Dar (1st ed). Sydney, Frenchs Forest: Lilyfield Publications. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, full-page colour illustrations, spine ends & cover corners little rubbed, light foxing few pages. This beautiful children's picture fantasy story is about a strange adventure for two children and their white dog inside a rainbow going through all the different colours. They find danger in some spots. ISBN: 0730102114. Our Book No: 27836. $15 AUD.

23. Brearley, Joan McDonald (1991). The Book of the Shar-Pei (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications. 224 pp. Hardback small quarto, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, black & white & colour text-photos, few full-page colour photos. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. This book provides a wealth of useful information for all Chinese Shar-Pei owners. There are over 200 full-colour photos and factual details. The author's firsthand experience and admiration for these ancient and beautiful dogs make this a very special book to own. ISBN: 0866226265. Our Book No: 22126. $28 AUD.

24. Bryant, Shane; Park, Tony (with) (2010). War Dogs: An Australian and His Dog Go to War in Afghanistan (1st ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 256 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos, single black & white photo, minor edgewear, minor bump top spine, minor edgewear top edge. The author tells his story about his time in Afghanistan working with elite American special forces alongside his faithful dog, Ricky. Shane is part of a band of modern day warriors; civilian contractors who commute to and from war zones. Highly trained dogs and their handlers search for improvised explosive devices or hidden weapons out on patrol with combat troops. The dogs have been credited with saving many lives by finding the hidden weapons before they explode. ISBN: 9781405039895. Our Book No: 28832. $18 AUD.

25. Burke, Di; Small, Mary; Dicandia, Jogn (illustrator) (2009). Seek! An Illustrated and Pictorial Tribute to Australia's Tracker Dogs in the Vietnam War (1st ed). Aspley, QLD: ANZAC Day Commemoration Committee Queensland. 43 pp. Paperback thin octavo, card covers, stapled, very good condition, colour & black & white photos, few creases rear cover, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written names). The story of the important tracker dogs that were part of the Vietnam War. There are also a few photos of the explosive detection and security dogs involved in Afghanistan, Somalia and Timor-Leste (East Timor), in present times. ISBN: 9780980448009. Our Book No: 26462. $20 AUD.

26. Bush, Karen (2007). Everything Dogs Expect You to Know (1st ed). London: New Holland (UK). 256 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear jacket (rear cover little rubbed, few faint biro marks). This book is packed with facts, stories and trivia as well as answers to the questions that every dog owner wants to know. There are quotations, and canine humour for light reading. ISBN: 9781845379544. Our Book No: 28594. $12 AUD.

27. Butterfield, Moira; Mendez, Simon (illustrator) (2011). Muddypaws (1st p/b ed). Bath: Parragon. Unnum 24 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, few tiny creases covers & spine, minor edgewear corners. A delightful children's picture story about a very special puppy. Ben could not decide on a name, until his new puppy found his own name. The cute illustrations will bring joy to any age. ISBN: 9781445428147. Our Book No: 28097. $12 AUD.

28. Cherry, Derelie (2009). Two Dogs & a Garden (Reprint ed). Kulnura, NSW: Paradise Publishers. 240 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket, very good plus condition, pictorial cover, colour photos (mostly full-page), light bump top pine. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. This delightful book, full of passion, beauty and life-like flowers, is about her garden, and the trials and tribulations experienced by herself, husband Bob, and their two dogs Jessee and Trudy. The garden is called Paradise, located 100 km north of Sydney, which Bob began creating in 1972. A wonderful edition to any garden book collection. ISBN: 9780646509570. Our Book No: 28552. $25 AUD.

29. Coile, Caroline D.; Hakanson, Tana (illustrator) (1996). Jack Russell Terriers (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 103 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Answers to all your questions about these very special dogs. There is a chapter called: What makes Jack Russell Terriers so different? There are 47 colour photographs and many helpful line drawings. ISBN: 0812096770. Our Book No: 20943. $10 AUD.

30. Cole, William (selector) (1976). A Dog's Life: A Canine Anthology (1st abridged ed) [Man's Funniest Friend]. London: J. M. Dent. 126 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, minor edgewear, few small marks boards, faint mark reverse side jacket (front flap creased), minor annotation top corner front pastedown. Originally published in 1967 titled Man's Funniest Friend. A high-spirited collection of stories and cartoons to delight every member of the family. Some of the famous authors and cartoonists include Spike Milligan, James Thurber, Ogden Nash, P. G. Wodehouse, Mark Twain, Len Lower and Burgess Johnson. ISBN: 046004298X. Our Book No: 21934. $12 AUD.

31. Collier, Margaret (1995). Border Collies (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 224 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos & drawings, slightly slack spine, front flyleaf removed. This book, illustrated with almost 200 full-colour photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a Border Collie. ISBN: 0793811872. Our Book No: 4829. $10 AUD.

32. Coudert, Jo (2010). The Dog who Healed a Family and Other True Animal Stories that Warm the Heart & Touch the Soul. Sydney, Chatswood: Mira Books. 182 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minor crease front cover. A charming collection of stories about dogs and other animals. The very special stories are of hope, humour, triumph, loyalty, compassion, life and death. ISBN: 9781021685972. Our Book No: 26203. $13 AUD.

33. Cuddy, Beverley (1991). Cavalier King Charles Spaniels (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 190 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, colour text-photos & drawings, minor foxing top edge. This book, illustrated with more than 175 full-colour photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ISBN: 0866227806. Our Book No: 24391. $10 AUD.

34. Dale, Jenny (2003). Sherlock's Home: Will He Get the Job He Deserves? (Reprint ed) [Puppy Patrol]. New York: Scholastic Inc. 110 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear, few tiny dents rear cover. Sherlock is strong, intelligent, and reliable - the perfect qualities for a police dog. But his owner is an ex-thief! Can Neil and Emily Parker persuade Sergeant Moorhead that Sherlock is the right dog for the job? ISBN: 0439296757. Our Book No: 25047. $10 AUD.

35. Daniels, Elva George (1997). Pippy's Diary (1st ed). New York: Vantage Press. 43 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear corner tips. A wonderful story for young adults "told" by Pippy the Cocker Spaniel. He was born in Australia, and in his diary he "talks" about his many true-life adventures, both in high society and one the streets of New York City and Brisbane, Australia. ISBN: 0533116155. Our Book No: 23078. $15 AUD.

36. Daristotle, Leighann (editor) (2002). Current Concepts in Clinical Nutrition for Dogs and Cats. Philadelphia: Harcourt Health Communications. 264 pp. Paperback small, spiral binding, very good condition, tables, rear cover lightly scuffed. A handbook for the use of vets, edited by specialists from the IAMS Company of Ohio. Our Book No: 4797. $15 AUD.

37. Davis, Jean L. (1983). Dachshunds in Australia. Melbourne: Jean L. Davis. 236 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, stickers, autograph (author's written name). A guide book of dachshunds, including their history in Australia and New Zealand. Written by committee member of the Dachshund Club of Victoria. ISBN: 0959193405. Our Book No: 13935. $30 AUD.

38. Davis, Richard Harding (1939). The Bar Sinister (Australian, reprint ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 70 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), pages lightly toned, edges foxed, toned strips endpapers, minor insect damage top edge, reverse side jacket lightly toned (edgewear, small edge tears & chips, rear cover lightly marked), protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. Scarce Australian reprint edition (1939) of a Canadian classic in animal literature (originally published 1903, 1st Australian edition, 1924). This story is told from the bull terrier dog's point of view. Its charm and simplicity will capture the heart of every dog lover. This book is fictional but based on a bull terrier named Edgewood Cold Steel and called "Kid". Our Book No: 25412. $20 AUD.

39. Davy, Vickie (editor); Adams, Saskia (editor); Warren, Katrina (foreword) (2011). Pet Rescue's Amazing Dog Stories: True Tales of Second-Chance Dogs and the Lives They Changed (Reprint ed). Melbourne: Penguin Group. 277 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, black & white text-photos, top corner front cover lightly creased, covers little scratched, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. This uplifting collection brings together over 100 original stories of canine survival, loyalty and unconditional love. These stories come from vets, volunteers, and pets' adopted families and show how important and enriching having a pet in your life can be. ISBN: 9780670075690. Our Book No: 28402. $15 AUD.

40. de Bernieres, Louis; Baker, Alan (illustrator) (2011). Red Dog (Reprint ed). Sydney: Random House. 119 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, few black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Australian novel, based on a famous red kelpie who lived in Dampier, Western Australia. Red Dog has now become a star in a major motion picture. The author states that the stories are based upon what really happened to Red Dog, the characters are invented, except John. The real Red Dog was born in 1971, and died in 1979; his bronze statue is just outside the town of Dampier. ISBN: 9781742752259. Our Book No: 25953. $13 AUD.

41. de Casembroot, Judy (1961). Spaniels. London: Batsford. 64 pp. Hardback square octavo, dustjacket, good plus condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos centre spread, edgewear jacket (edge tears), flyleaves lightly foxed, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. A delightful book containing 40 cute photos of spaniels, plus plenty of text explaining the variety of breeds available for this popular dog. Our Book No: 8675. $10 AUD.

42. De Prisco, Andrew (1996). A New Owner's Guide to Training the Perfect Puppy (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 160 pp. Hardback small octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos, top corners lightly bumped. About training your puppy. The many colour photos and easy-to-understand text will be helpful to anyone who wants to have a well trained dog. ISBN: 0793827582. Our Book No: 24364. $15 AUD.

43. Dean, Josh (2012). Show Dog: The Charmed Life and Trying Times of a Near-Perfect Purebred (Reprint ed). New York: HarperCollins. 393 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour photos (including frontispiece), black & white drawings, minor edgewear jacket, edges & pages lightly toned. The American author spent a year alongside rising star Jack, a champion Australian shepherd, and his canine and human friends. This book follows Jack as he matures over a course of a year, from still-improving adolescent to seasoned adult show dog. He also looks at the fascinating world of breeders and dog show fanciers. Frontispiece photo of Jack as a puppy. ISBN: 9780062020482. Our Book No: 27689. $15 AUD.

44. Dickman, Chris (editor); Lunney, Daniel (editor) (2001). A Symposium on the Dingo. Sydney, Mosman: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales. 110 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, figures, bottom corner front cover creased, minor edgewear. This book publishes the outcome of a successful conference to discuss whether the dingo qualifies as a threatened species under the NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995. More importantly, if it does qualify on biological grounds, what practical issues does it raise in wild dog control. Mr John Hogan who is hearing-impaired, brought "Donna", his hearing-aid companion dingo, who is the only dingo so trained in Australia. ISBN: 0958608520. Our Book No: 27992. $20 AUD.

45. Dicks, Terrance; Littlewood, Valerie (illustrator) (1989). Goliath and the Cub Scouts (1st ed) [Adventures of David and Goliath series]. London: Piccadilly Press. 52 pp. Hardback small, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, black & white drawings. Adventure story for children and young adults. David's dog Goliath - an enormous mongrel - insists on going wherever David goes. For once, David is glad he came along as Goliath solves the mystery of the missing medal. Collectible hardback edition, written by the author of some Doctor Who stories. ISBN: 1853400637. Our Book No: 1967. $13 AUD.

46. Disney, Walt; Memling, Carl (adaptor); Crawford, Mel (illustrator) (1966). Walt Disney Presents the Ugly Dachshund: Adapted by Carl Memling from the Motion Picture "The Ugly Dachshund" (Reprint ed). New York: Golden Press. Unnum 28 pp. Hardback folio, very good condition, pictorial cover, many colour drawings, some edgewear corners, small sticker rear pastedown. A wonderful children's picture story about a Great Dane who thinks he is a Dachshund. A big golden book that will appeal to any age. Our Book No: 22549. $12 AUD.

47. Donnelly, Kerry (1990). Yorkshire Terriers. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 192 pp. Hardback small octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos & drawings. ISBN: 0866225609. Our Book No: 11864. $10 AUD.

48. Dovers, Robert (1957). Huskies (1st ed). London: G. Bell & Sons. 219 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos, edges & endpapers, lightly foxed, minor edgewear jacket (spine edges rubbed, reverse side lightly toned). The author was in charge of three teams of huskies for a year in the Antarctic. In this book he writes about his adventures during this time. Our Book No: 25292. $20 AUD.

49. Duno, Steve (2010). Last Dog on the Hill: The Unforgettable Story of Lou, Best Friend and Hero (Reprint ed). London: Pan Books. 323 pp. Paperback trade, as new condition, few black & white text-photos. The author tells the moving story of Lou, a flea-bitten and emaciated pup he found on a Californian roadside. Lou was an energetic bundle of intelligence, loyalty and mischief. He had a vocabulary of over a 100 words, he was smart, funny, heroic, unique, and, for16 years, Steve's best friend. ISBN: 9780330520027. Our Book No: 25202. $15 AUD.

50. Fields-Babineau, Miriam (2000). Dog Training with a Head Halter (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 119 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos. Discusses the most effective way to correct canine behavior problems. Filled with instructive full-colour photos. ISBN: 0764112368. Our Book No: 2068. $12 AUD.

51. Fogle, Bruce (1996). Cocker Spaniel: English and American (Reprint ed) [Dog Breed Handbooks]. London: Dorling Kindersley (DK). 80 pp. Hardback wide, dustjacket, pictorial cover, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), colour text-photos & drawings. ISBN: 0751303399. Our Book No: 4768. $10 AUD.

52. Fogle, Bruce; Holden White, Patricia (dog training) (2000). RSPCA Australian Dog Training. Melbourne, Camberwell: Dorling Kindersley (DK). 128 pp. Paperback very small, card covers, very good plus condition, glossy pages, colour text-photos, faint creases covers. The new kind approach to training dogs of all ages, based on a system of praise and rewards. Under the RSPCA logo. ISBN: 1864662476. Our Book No: 20867. $10 AUD.

53. Fogle, Bruce (2003). Dog Owner's Manual. London: Dorling Kindersley (DK). 288 pp. Paperback trade (with flaps), very good plus condition, colour text-photos. ISBN: 075135158X. Our Book No: 20000. $15 AUD.

54. Fogle, Bruce (2005). Travels with Macy: One Man and His Dog Take a Journey through North America in Search of Home (Reprint ed). London: Ebury Press. 304 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white photos, minor edgewear jacket. This is a wonderful travel adventure written with great joy and humour, exploring a land of overwhelming grandeur and people of extraordinary spirit (United States). The British bestselling author and vet - and his beautiful golden retriever named Macy - retrace the footsteps of John Steinbeck in his 1962 book "Travels with Charley". A great story for all dog lovers and people who like adventure. ISBN: 0091899141. Our Book No: 23559. $15 AUD.

55. Fox, Mem; Denton, Terry (illustrator) (2005). Night Noises (Reprint ed). Melbourne: Penguin Group. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback wide small quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, bottom corner front cover little creased (few minor scratches), minor edgewear. Australian children's picture story about a very special lady named Lily Laceby who is nearly ninety, and lives in a cottage in the hills with her dog Butch Aggie. This book with the large colourful drawings and simple text will appeal to all ages. ISBN: 9780143501480. Our Book No: 28517. $10 AUD.

56. Fox, Mrs Milton (1965). How to Raise and Train an Australian Terrier. Jersey City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 64 pp. Paperback, good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, cover slightly soiled, edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. Our Book No: 1926. $10 AUD.

57. Frye, Frederic L. (1988). Schnauzers (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (Unstated 2nd ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 79 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, colour text-photos (some full-page). ISBN: 0764119621. Our Book No: 11287. $10 AUD.

58. Gaita, Raimond (2002). The Philosopher's Dog (1st ed). Melbourne: Text Publishing. 214 pp. Paperback octavo (with flaps), very good condition, pages lightly toned, top edge lightly foxed. First edition. The Australian philosopher has always been fascinated by animals - their obvious intelligence and disturbing brutality, their uncanny responsiveness to our moods and needs, the deep feelings they elicit from us and seem to return. In this marvellous book, he trains the lens of philosophy on the mystery and beauty of the animals he has known and loved best. One of those rare works that engages the heart from the very first paragraph. A graceful and engaging stylist, Gaita is lucidly grapples with great thinkers through the ages - from Socrates to Wittgenstein, Descartes to Hannah Arendt. And yet, Gaita frankly acknowledges that he has learned much about the nature of life from his beloved dogs and cat. In the end, he argues that love should be the essence of our bond with animals, the critical factor that guides how we treat them and think about their place in our world. ISBN: 1877008273. Our Book No: 13766. $10 AUD.

59. Gaita, Raimond (2005). The Philosopher's Dog: Friendships with Animals. New York: Random House. 220 pp. Paperback, as new condition. The Australian philosopher has always been fascinated by animals - their obvious intelligence and disturbing brutality, their uncanny responsiveness to our moods and needs, the deep feelings they elicit from us and seem to return. In this marvellous book, he trains the lens of philosophy on the mystery and beauty of the animals he has known and loved best. One of those rare works that engages the heart from the very first paragraph. A graceful and engaging stylist, Gaita is lucidly grapples with great thinkers through the ages - from Socrates to Wittgenstein, Descartes to Hannah Arendt. And yet, Gaita frankly acknowledges that he has learned much about the nature of life from his beloved dogs and cat. In the end, he argues that love should be the essence of our bond with animals, the critical factor that guides how we treat them and think about their place in our world. ISBN: 0812970241. Our Book No: 14826. $10 AUD.

60. Gardner, Nuala (2007). A Friend Like Henry: The Remarkable True Story of an Autistic Boy and the Dog that Unlocked His World (1st ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 342 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), frontispiece. The author is a community nurse and qualified midwife and mother of Dale and Amy, both being autistic. This is the inspiring account of a family's struggle to break into their son's autistic world, and how a beautiful golden retriever dog transformed their lives. ISBN: 9780340934012. Our Book No: 22639. $15 AUD.

61. Gawenda, Michael (2009). Rocky & Gawenda: The Story of a Man & His Mutt (1st ed). Melbourne: Victory Press / Melbourne University Publishing. 287 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. The Australian journalist tells the story of Rocky, his small furry dog of indeterminate breeding. This book of their relationship, which was originally a popular blog, is funny, joyous, sad at times, and full of of delightful surprises. ISBN: 9780522856972. Our Book No: 24768. $15 AUD.

62. Graham, Alex (1984). Fred Basset: The Hound That's Almost Human! No. 21 (Reissue ed). London: Associated Newspapers Group. Unnum pp. Paperback small oblong narrow quarto, very good condition, black & white cartoons, minor edgewear, tiny mark top edge, light foxing on covers, faint foxing inside covers & some pages, staples lightly rusted. (Estimated date, 1984.) Over 150 cartoons about Fred the basset hound by Graham of the London Daily Mail. Our Book No: 22747. $10 AUD.

63. Gray, Jeffrey A. (1980). Ivan Pavlov [Modern Masters]. New York: Viking Press. 153 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black cloth spine, pages lightly toned, reverse jacket lightly toned (minor edgewear), few small marks endpapers, owner's written name. Biography of the Nobel-Prize-winning Russian physiologist who discovered the conditioned reflex during experiments with dogs. This concise account of his life and works follows the development of Pavlov's theories of brain function, behavior, and personality, based on the concept of conditioning. The author also discusses Pavlov's critics and followers, especially in the Soviet Union, and assesses his contribution to our understanding of behavior, brain and mind. ISBN: 0670404578. Our Book No: 28822. $18 AUD.

64. Greenop, Frank S; English, Hal (illustrator) (1965). Catapult for Tom: What He Learned from a Dog [Moorooba Books]. Sydney: Greenop & Greenhalgh. Unnum 14 pp. Hardback small thin quarto, no jacket, good condition, pictorial boards, stapled (lightly rusted), colour drawings, spine lightly worn (small tear), covers lightly scuffed & marked, pages & pastedowns lightly toned, cover corners little bumped, fore-edge front cover lightly dented, fore-edge rear cover little rubbed, title on front cover little rubbed. (Estimated date, 1960s, Trove catalogue.) An Australian children's picture story book about a boy using a catapult to scare of a dog. However, he gets lost and the very same dog saves his life. Our Book No: 27834. $10 AUD.

65. Grogan, John (2007). Bad Dogs have More Fun: Selected Writings on Family, Animals, and Life from The Philadelphia Inquirer (1st ed). Philadelphia: Vanguard Books. 247 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket. This book is a collection of more than 75 newspaper articles from "The Philadelphia Inquirer" written by former columnist John Grogan. ISBN: 9781593154684. Our Book No: 26419. $10 AUD.

66. Grogan, John; Cowdrey, Richard (illustrator) (2010). Marley and the Kittens (1st p/b ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, colour text-drawings (most full-page), reader creases along spine, corner tips front cover little scuffed, minor edgewear. This book is a very funny and warm children's picture story from the writer of Marley & Me. A pair of beautiful kittens joins the family, and Marley fears he may longer be number-one. Lucky and Yow-Yow teach Marley that no one's purr-fect and they all become the best of friends after a few ups and downs. ISBN: 9780007382156. Our Book No: 28719. $10 AUD.

67. Hanson, Michele (2013). Absolutely Barking: Adventures in Dog Ownership (1st ed). London: Simon & Schuster. 310 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages faintly toned, minor edgewear jacket. A witty look at dogs in Britain, an important aspect of British life. Written by a popular columnist for dog-lovers everywhere. ISBN: 9780857204912. Our Book No: 28587. $18 AUD.

68. Harrison, Lyn; Slim, Lady (foreword) (1961). Clippy is the Story of a Little Poodle Dog Living in London. Sydney: Oswald Ziegler Publications. 47 pp. Hardback square, no jacket, pictorial cover, good condition, black & white drawings, cover corners bumped, small scuff mark rear cover, base spine lightly worn, boards lightly marked, few small stains edges, inner hinge little split (pages firm), minor insect damage front cover, edges & pages lightly toned, autograph (author's written front free flyleaf). This charming story is told by Clippy, a poodle who found a home with the author and her husband. The drawings and the way Clippy explains his thoughts on any topic and situation he finds himself in are very amusing. Our Book No: 26102. $15 AUD.

69. Hartnett, Sonya (2002). Of a Boy (1st ed). Melbourne, Camberwell: Viking / Penguin Books. 188 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket, edges & pages lightly toned. First edition. Novel by Australian writer for young adults. The story of a boy named Adrian who is nine. He lives with his gran and his uncle Rory. He loves to draw and wants a dog. He watches his suburban world, but there there is much he cannot understand. Why did three neighbourhood children set out for ice-cream and never come back? ISBN: 0670040266. Our Book No: 27433. $14 AUD.

70. Hartnett, Sonya (2007). Stripes of the Sidestep Wolf (Reprint ed). Melbourne, Camberwell: Penguin Books. 191 pp. Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned, faint foxing top edge. This book is a shimmering, ultimately joyful novel for young adults, a story of journeying towards courage and freedom, of finding the will to live a life beyond expectation. He dares to think that his dreary life might change when he spies a strange doglike animal at a nearby mountain that he thinks may be the rare, striped Tasmanian tiger. Satchel O'Rye, devoted son of an impoverished couple in a dying rural town, must weigh in balance the life of his most cherished dog and the freedom of a mysterious rare animal. ISBN: 9780143006794. Our Book No: 27469. $12 AUD.

71. Heffernan, John (2002). Pup (1st ed). Sydney, Hunters Hill: Margaret Hamilton / Scholastic. 144 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. Novel for young adults. When Kylie and her mother leave the farm taking Spud and Chips with them, only one dog remains. Pup is that dog. At heart, Pup is bright and energetic. However, his spirit has been all but broken by the cruelty of his owner. It takes the love and bravery of a boy called Jack to bring this young Kelpie back to his happy self. Pup is the third in the popular series by the award-winning author. ISBN: 1876289651. Our Book No: 22951. $15 AUD.

72. Hegewald-Kawich, Horst (1996). The German Shepherd Dog (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (Reprint ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 64 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, black & white drawings. ISBN: 0812097491. Our Book No: 2121. $10 AUD.

73. Heyhoe, Dave; Lewis, Damien (with) (2012). It's All about Treo: Life and War with the World's Bravest Dog (1st ed). London: Quercus. 324 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos, spine lightly creased, top corner rear cover creased, light creases front cover, minor edgewear. This is the true story of an unbreakable bond between Treo, the world's most highly decorated living dog, and the author who is his handler, while doing the most dangerous job on earth - sniffing out bombs in Afghanistan. This story is told with much warmth and care. ISBN: 9781780873978. Our Book No: 27968. $15 AUD.

74. Hill, Herminie Warner (1970). Pekingese (Reprint ed) [Foyles Handbooks]. London: Foyles Handbooks / W. & G. Foyle Ltd. 78 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white photos, spine ends little bumped, minor foxing front flyleaf. Our Book No: 6960. $10 AUD.

75. Holloway, Monica (2009). Cowboy & Wills (1st p/b ed). London: Pocket Books. 279 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white photos, crease front cover, minor edgewear, faint impression marks front cover. This extraordinary true story of an autistic boy and the golden retriever dog who changed his life. ISBN: 9781847399557. Our Book No: 25937. $10 AUD.

76. Holt, Ben (2012). Wonder Dogs: True Stories of Extraordinary Canines. Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 195 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. This very special book features inspiring true stories from around the world. From trained lifeguard dogs and guide dogs to loyal family pets and unnamed strays, each of the courageous canines described in this book has shown true heroism. Heart-melting, dramatic and often deeply moving, this book proves why dogs can save and change lives, and are truly our best friends. ISBN: 9781743313855. Our Book No: 27291. $15 AUD.

77. Horowitz, Alexandra (2010). Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know (Reprint ed). New York: Simon & Schuster. 352 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, faint crease fore-edge front cover & first few pages. This book looks at how dogs perceive their daily worlds, each other and humans. The author is a cognitive scientist with an understanding of dogs, and this practical book will delight dog lovers interested in understanding why their dogs do what they do. ISBN: 9781416583431. Our Book No: 26633. $14 AUD.

78. Hubbard, Athleen; Gidas, Marie (illustrator) (1984). A Pen & Four Paws, by Horrie Hamish Hubbard (1st ed). Melbourne, Kew: National Guide Dogs. 32 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good condition, stapled, thin card covers, black & white drawings, minor edgewear, spine & covers little creased. Children's literature. Cats have always played an important role in the training of guide dog puppies. There are always several around the National Guide Dog Training Centre in Kew, Victoria. The reason for this is that guide dogs of the future must be used to cats and consider them good friends. This delightful little book is suitable for all ages, as Horrie the cat has made sure to include easy-to-read poems and the charming drawings to make the poems come alive. (Includes photo of the author and his cat Horrie.). Our Book No: 23894. $15 AUD.

79. Iby, Judith P. (1996). A New Owner's Guide to Cocker Spaniels (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 160 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour photos, spine ends lightly rubbed, minor edgewear jacket. Written by an expert breeder, trainer and veterinary technician. This book is full of useful information presented in an enjoyable manner and covering the history and breed description, selecting the puppy, housebreaking and grooming, health and dental care and training. There are more than 150 colour photos. ISBN: 0793827558. Our Book No: 25278. $13 AUD.

80. Jack, Felicity (2000). Faithful Friends: A History of Animal Welfare in North Melbourne (1st ed) [Annals of Hotham, Volume 2]. Melbourne: Hotham History Project. 96 pp. Paperback square octavo, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, few tiny scratches front cover. The history of the Lort Smith Animal Hospital and the Lost Dog's Home, North Melbourne. The dedication and generosity of many people who have devoted their time, money and expertise to welfare of animals is a central part of this important book. ISBN: 0958611114. Our Book No: 20270. $14 AUD.

81. Johns, Rowland (editor) (1950). Our Friend the Retriever: Curly-Coated, Flat Coated and Golden (3rd ed) [Our Friend the Dog Series]. London: Methuen & Co. 88 pp. Hardback very small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photo frontispiece, small edge tears jacket (flap clipped), pages lightly toned as common, minor edgewear, bookshop sticker, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. A tiny collectible book providing detailed information about retriever dogs and their different breeds. Our Book No: 11735. $12 AUD.

82. Katz, Jon (2010). The Dog Who Loved: Lenore, the Puppy Who Rescued Me. London: Ebury / Random House. 198 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos. A moving and inspiring story of love, compassion, and the incredibly rich and complex relationship between dogs and their humans. ISBN: 9780091932275. Our Book No: 25187. $10 AUD.

83. Kehret, Peg; Farrar, Greg (photos) (2005). Shelter Dogs: Amazing Stories of Adopted Strays (Reprint ed). New York: Scholastic. 133 pp. Paperback wide trade, good condition, black & white text-photos, minor creases & tears covers, minor edgewear. This book is about rescue dogs from shelters in the United States. The true stories of eight amazing shelter dogs, and how they have changed the lives of the caring, courageous people who love them. ISBN: 0439760992. Our Book No: 27005. $10 AUD.

84. Ker Wilson, Barbara; Phelps, Kathleen (illustrator) (1986). Yellow Dog Dingo (1st ed). Sydney, Drummoyne: Golden Press. Unnum 31 pp. Hardback small quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings, page edges lightly toned, two tiny dents fore-edge covers. This delightful Australian Aboriginal folktale (children's picture story) will also interest older readers. ISBN: 0730203166. Our Book No: 26886. $15 AUD.

85. Kern, Kerry (1987). Labrador Retrievers (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 71 pp. Paperback square octavo, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, colour photos. Answers to all the questions about raising Labrador retrievers: feeding, behavior, health, breeding and lots more helpful information. Eight pages of full-colour photos plus drawings. ISBN: 0812037928. Our Book No: 20987. $10 AUD.

86. Kilsby, Dita (editor) (2001). Living with a Border Collie (Reprint ed). New York: Barron's Educational. 127 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pictorial cover, colour photos (some full-page, including frontispiece), minor edgewear jacket (minor foxing reverse side, tiny dent front cover). This book gives advice specifically about the border collie. The topics covered are: feeding, training, and grooming. The needs of the puppy are looked at, adolescent problems are discussed, and guidance is given on the best lifestyle for your border collie. The many photos and easy step-by-step instructions make this an ideal book for anyone wanting to get a border collie. There are heart-warming interviews with people who have border collies as assistance dogs. ISBN: 0764153269. Our Book No: 28514. $21 AUD.

87. King, Bart (1990). Cocker Spaniels. Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications. 192 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour photos. ISBN: 0866221670. Our Book No: 2920. $10 AUD.

88. Kopelman, Lieut.-Col. Jay (2007). From Baghdad, with Love: A Marine, the War, and a Dog Named Lava (Reprint ed). Sydney: Pan Macmillan. 196 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white photos, frontispiece, small mark fore-edge, minor edgewear corners. An unforgettable true story of an unlikely band of heroes who learn unexpected lessons about life, death, and war from a mangy little flea-ridden refugee dog. ISBN: 9781405037969. Our Book No: 23908. $12 AUD.

89. Kriechbaumer, Armin; Grunn, Jurgen (1990). Yorkshire Terriers: Care, Training, Diet, Diseases, Behavior (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st UK ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 70 pp. Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, colour photos, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. In this pet owner's manual there are detailed discussions about everything you need to know about keeping a Yorkshire terrier. ISBN: 0812044061. Our Book No: 20891. $10 AUD.

90. L'Hommedieu, Dorothy K.; Kirmse, Marguerite (illustrator) (1965). Skippy: The Little Skye Terrier (Reprint ed). London: Robert Hale. 61 pp. Hardback wide octavo, no jacket, pictorial cover, good condition, black & white & colour drawings, boards lightly warped, edges lightly toned, top corners lightly bumped, endpapers toned, piece missing top spine, base spine little worn, black texta name front pastedown. (Originally published 1965.) Skippy is a little skye terrier living on a farm who helps a kitten return to her home. He decides to run away after his Mother and his mistress go on a trip without him. After a few hair raising adventures he - and the little kitten who also ran away after Cook chased her - return to the safety of their home. The charming drawings in this children's picture story will delight children and adults alike. Our Book No: 25195. $20 AUD.

91. Lawrenson, Diana (2001). Guide Dogs From Puppies to Partners (1st ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 32 pp. Paperback quarto, very good plus condition, colour text-photos (some full-page). The author writes about the training of guide dogs. The many photos and stories featuring Spike, Britta, Lundy and Lonnie make this an ideal book for anyone wanting to learn about these very special dogs. ISBN: 1865082465. Our Book No: 23336. $15 AUD.

92. Lee, Sandra (2011). Saving Private Sarbi: The True Story of Australia's Canine War Hero (Reprint ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 311 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, colour photos, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. This is the true story of Sarbi, a black labrador-cross trained by the Australian Army as an explosives detection dog for the most dangerous combat mission imaginable. Sarbi went missing in action following a historic battle between the elite SAS and the Taliban in Afghanistan. This story, and those of the other brave Australian Army dogs in Afghanistan, will strike a chord with anyone who has experienced the magical connection with a dog. This is an inspiring story of love, loss, hope and triumph. ISBN: 9781742375571. Our Book No: 26218. $15 AUD.

93. Lewis, Kim (1993). Floss (Reprint ed). London: Walker Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small oblong quarto, very good plus condition, colour drawings. A delightful children's picture story about a border collie dog who loved to play ball with the children, when she lived in town. Now she lives on a farm and has to work for her keep. The illustrations will appeal to any age. ISBN: 0744520711. Our Book No: 23886. $10 AUD.

94. Lewis, Rebecca (1995). Guide to Owning a Collie. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 64 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, colour text-photos. ISBN: 0793818567. Our Book No: 2369. $10 AUD.

95. Lonsdale, T. (2001). Raw Meaty Bones (1st ed). Windsor, NSW: Rivetco P/L. 389 pp. Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, minor edgewear. This book explains why feeding only canned and dry pet foods can effect your dogs health. ISBN: 0646396242. Our Book No: 24483. $15 AUD.

96. Lunn, Helen; Pugh, Clifton (illustrator) (1991). Digger's Mate. Melbourne, Flemington: Aird Books. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback large quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear & creasing. Delightful children's picture story based on a true story about an orphaned wombat being raised in the same family as a household dog. Clifton Pugh is one of Australia's foremost artists and a passionate conservationist. ISBN: 0947214178. Our Book No: 11164A. $12 AUD.

97. Macgregor, Forbes (1984). The Story of the Greyfriars Bobby (Revised, reprint ed). Edinburgh: Ampersand. 51 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings & text-photos, small sticker inside front cover, minor edgewear. The story of the remarkable Skye terrier dog who sat by the grave of his master (Constable John Gray), in Edinburgh, for much of his life. No ISBN printed in the book. ISBN: 0900161019. Our Book No: 11186. $10 AUD.

98. MacRobert, Virginia (2010). Gin's Tonic: Ocean Voyage Inner Journey (1st stated ed). Hong Kong: Proverse Hong Kong. 536 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, autograph (author's written name & date). This book is the daily record of a journey around the world. The author, Henry the dog, Coco the cat, and some crew members shared her journey. They took a long journey under sail in the catamaran sailing vessel Dai Long Wan. They left the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club in October, 2006, and arrived back in March 2008, which took 493 days to complete a circumnavigation. This log of their voyage records real-life episodes with pirates, terrific storms and breakdowns in the middle of the most remote places on the planet. The author was born in Australia, and raised on a farm in New South Wales. ISBN: 9789881772435. Our Book No: 28826. $40 AUD.

99. Maggitti, Phil (1994). Pugs: A Complete Pet Owner's Manual (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 94 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, & black & white drawings, minor edgewear. A helpful book for anyone thinking about purchasing a pug. The information will also be of interest to anyone lucky enough to already own one of these delightful little dogs. ISBN: 0812018249. Our Book No: 20890. $10 AUD.

100. Manos, Helen; Vivas, Julie (2006). Samsara Dog (1st ed). Adelaide, Kingswood: Working Title Press. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback small quarto, very good condition, orange cloth spine, colour drawings (some full-page), tiny scuff bottom edge front cover, tiny dent bottom edge rear cover. A children's picture story by Australian writer about a dog who lived many lives. Some of his lives were long. Some lasted only a few days. Dog never remembered them. He lived each life as it came, until he learned the most important lesson of all. Based on the Buddhist concepts of Samsara and Nirvana, this moving story about love and life, death and dying will touch every reader. Suitable for older readers or families with an interest in Eastern Religions. ISBN: 1876288620. Our Book No: 27504. $15 AUD.

101. McCallum, Fiona (2014). Meant to Be (1st Australian p/b ed) [Button Jar Series: Book 3]. Sydney, Chatswood: Harlequin Mira Books. 424 pp. Paperback thick octavo, very good plus condition. This Australian rural romance novel is a story of overcoming challenges and finding inner strength. This is the inspiring conclusion to Emily's journey which began with Saving Grace. ISBN: 9781743568705. Our Book No: 27627. $18 AUD.

102. McCarty, Diane (1990). Collies. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 192 pp. Hardback small, pictorial cover, very good condition, colour text-photos & drawings. ISBN: 0866228624. Our Book No: 4698. $10 AUD.

103. McCredie, Matt (2009). Blue Paws: A Funny and Entertaining Look at Life in the Dog Squad (Reprint ed). Sydney: New Holland. 206 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear, top corner creased rear cover. This book is the true story of Merlin the Australian police dog (German Shepherd) and his handler as they tackle thugs, chase robbers, and bring armed and dangerous criminals to justice. ISBN: 9781741108354. Our Book No: 24782. $22 AUD.

104. McGill, Craig; Elliot, Susan (2005). Footy Dogs: The Dogs of Australian Rules Football (1st ed). Sydney, Rozelle: Giant Dog Pty Ltd. 280 pp. Hardback small, no jacket as issued, burgundy cloth cover, very good plus condition, colour photos. This book features over 100 players from all sixteen AFL (Australian Rules football) teams, and over 210 stunning photos of their loyal dogs. ISBN: 0958085633. Our Book No: 24117. $20 AUD.

105. Milio, Jim; Pelitier, Melissa Jo (2009). Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Lessons from Cesar's TV Dogs and Their Owners: The Ultimate Episode Guide (Reprint ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 348 pp. Paperback large wide octavo, very good condition, colour text-photos, minor edgewear, base spine lightly rubbed. Features 150 stories of the dogs Cesar has met and helped. The book is easy to use and full of Cesar's trademark advice. The stories are from the TV show's first three seasons, and there are some dog behavior secrets to learn along the way. Includes photos and updates on how the dogs and their owner's are getting along today. ISBN: 9780340992616. Our Book No: 27550. $15 AUD.

106. Mitchell, Elyne; Cole, Michael (illustrator) (1970). Jinki: Dingo of the Snows (1st ed). Melbourne: Hutchinson. 168 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings, endpapers & edges minimally foxed, minor edgewear, owner's written name, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve (Brodart). First edition. Story for young adults about an Aboriginal boy and a dingo pup. By the author of the popular Silver Brumby books. ISBN: 0090976606. Our Book No: 16121. $25 AUD.

107. Moroney, John P. (1972). Companionship Dog Training: A Book for Beginners. Adelaide: J. P. Moroney. 52 pp. Paperback small, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, black & white & single-colour text-photos, minor edgewear. By past president of the South Australia Obedience Dog Club. Our Book No: 13347. $10 AUD.

108. Morpurgo, Michael (2007). Best Mate: The Many Lives of One Incredible Dog (1st p/b ed). London: HarperCollins Children's Books. 239 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Novel for young adults about a boy named Patrick who rescues a puppy from drowning. The puppy is named Best Mate, and grows into a beautiful greyhound; he has many adventures along the way to finding a real home. ISBN: 9780007262434. Our Book No: 22769. $10 AUD.

109. Newby, Jonica (1997). The Pact for Survival: Humans and their Animal Companions (1st ed) [Later title: The Animal Attraction]. Sydney: ABC Books. 280 pp. Paperback, good plus condition, edges lightly foxed. Based on the latest research and interviews, presents a careful analysis of the pros and cons of pet-keeping (eg, cats and dogs), specifically the health benefits of animal-human communication. Associated with the ABC Science Show series "Animal Friends". ISBN: 0733305814. Our Book No: 7929. $10 AUD.

110. Niccoli, Ria (1989). Pembroke Welsh Corgi (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 157 pp. Hardback small octavo, pictorial cover, very good condition, colour text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear. This book, illustrated with more than 125 colour illustrations, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a Pembroke Welsh Corgi. ISBN: 0866226834. Our Book No: 22925. $10 AUD.

111. Nicholas, Anna Katherine (1987). A Complete Introduction to German Shepherds (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 126 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, colour photos & drawings, minor edgewear. Easy to read and full of practical, easy-to apply- advice and colour photos, this small book is suitable for a beginner and anyone interested in owning a german shepherd. ISBN: 0866223789. Our Book No: 21311. $10 AUD.

112. O'Hurley, John (2007). It's Okay to Miss the Bed on the First Jump and Other Life Lessons I learned from Dogs (1st p/b ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 160 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, top corner tip rear cover lightly creased, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. In this lighthearted and reflective exploration of how and why dogs have served as some of our most valuable and enlightened teachers, the author shares lessons learned from his life with canine companions. ISBN: 9780340937051. Our Book No: 25003. $12 AUD.

113. O'Neill, Everlyn (1991). Washing Mr Blob (1st ed). Melbourne: Lothian Publishing. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket, very good condition, colour drawings (mostly full-page), few tiny spots one page, minor creases few pages. Written by an practising artist and craftsperson. This is the Australian author's first children's book. Tommy, his sister, his father and the family dog, Mr Blob, have indeed had a very busy day. This very special book is a story of catastrophe told with charm and humour. The bright large illustrations will delight all ages. ISBN: 0850914663. Our Book No: 26844. $20 AUD.

114. Orlean, Susan (2012). Rin Tin Tin: The Life and Legend of the World's Most Famous Dog (1st p/b ed). London: Atlantic Books. 324 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white & photos, frontispiece, minor edgewear. The story Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy (found on a battlefield in France during WW1) to movie star and international icon. The book is also a richly textured history of 20th-century entertainment and entrepreneurship, and the changing roles of dogs in the family and society. A poignant look at the enduring bond between dogs and humans. ISBN: 9780857896292. Our Book No: 27003. $18 AUD.

115. Pisano, Beverly (1990). Siberian Huskies (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH. 192 pp. Hardback small octavo, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, colour photos & drawings. This book, illustrated throughout entirely with full-colour photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for Siberian Huskies. ISBN: 0866224491. Our Book No: 2621. $10 AUD.

116. Pisano, Beverly; Lewis, Gloria (1995). Miniature Schnauzers (Revised ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T. F. H. Publications. 224 pp. Hardback octavo, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, colour text-photos & drawings, cover photo differs from stock photo. ISBN: 0793811848. Our Book No: 5737A. $10 AUD.

117. Pitcher, George (1996). The Dogs Who Came to Stay. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 163 pp. Hardback small, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), drawings, minor edgewear jacket. True story about how two black and tan dogs adopt two bachelor Princeton University professors. ISBN: 0297818503. Our Book No: 3277. $12 AUD.

118. Robertson, Narelle (1994). Australian Cattle Dogs [KW Series]. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 224 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos & drawings, advert card tipped-in. ISBN: 079381085X. Our Book No: 4167. $10 AUD.

119. Robson, Frank (2007). Lucky for Me (1st p/b ed). Sydney: HarperCollins. 221 pp. Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos. The author tells the story of Lucky, the cream-coloured terrier, who was abandoned by his owners at a vet's clinic in Queensland. A week before being put down he was adopted by the author and his partner, Lisa. In this wonderful story of friendship that developed between man and dog, the author puzzles on the sentient being who trotted into his life and taught him about survival, mateship and the joys of an independent spirit. ISBN: 0732285054. Our Book No: 23337. $10 AUD.

120. Ryan, Terry; Shattuck, Louise (illustrator) (1994). The Puppy Primer. Sydney: NSW Animal Welfare League. 32 pp. Paperback, stapled pamphlet, card cover, very good condition, black & white cartoons, faint rubbed spot. ISBN: 0646235869. Our Book No: 1602. $10 AUD.

121. Shay, Sunny; Barbaresi, Sara (1958). How to Raise and Train an Afghan. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 64 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white (few colour) text-photos. Our Book No: 1545A. $10 AUD.

122. Sherrill, Martha (2008). Dog Man: An Uncommon Life on a Faraway Mountain (1st ed). New York: Penguin Press. 239 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white text-photos, bottom edge & flap creased jacket. Stunning portrait of the Japanese man who single-handedly rescued the 4,000-year-old Akita dog breed. At the end of WW2, there were only 16 Akita dogs left in Japan. Morie Sawataishi became obsessed with preventing their extinction. He defied convention, broke the law, gave up a prestigious job, and chose instead to take his urbanite wife to Japan's forbidding snow country to start a family, and devote himself entirely to saving the Akita. Provides a profound look at what it takes to be an individual in a culture where rebels are rare, while expertly portraying a side of Japan rarely seen by outsiders. ISBN: 9781594201240. Our Book No: 14250. $15 AUD.

123. Skiff, Jennifer (2013). The Divinity of Dogs: True Stories of Miracles Inspired By Man's Best Friend. Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 327 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. This very special book is about the moments you learn something profound about life from an experience with a dog. These inspiring and heartwarming true stories show where love, tolerance, comfort, compassion, loyalty, joyfulness and even death have provided experiences that have led to spiritual enlightenment. The author is an advocate for animals, and divides her time between Maine, USA and Perth, Australia, where she is a television producer and journalist. ISBN: 9781743315415. Our Book No: 28393. $18 AUD.

124. Sparkes, Craig S. (2003). The History of English Setter Showdogs in America: The Story of the Greatest English Setter Showdogs in AKC History (1st ed). Phoenix, Arizona: Doral Publishing. 160 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white photos, tiny mark fore-edge, faint foxing top edge. The first book to chronicle the greatest English Setter show dogs in AKC history. There are tales of the dogs, owners, and handlers that have lit up the American show rings over the last 100 years. In addition, the book has over 100 photos, most never seen before. ISBN: 0944875939. Our Book No: 24888. $20 AUD.

125. Stahlkuppe, Joe (2002). Great Danes (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (2nd ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 94 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, & black & white drawings. The huge and handsome Great Dane is sociable with children and is a wonderful companion for owners who have ample space to accommodate a large dog. This book has advice and information to help you care for this loveable giant. ISBN: 0764118900. Our Book No: 20593. $10 AUD.

126. Stahlkuppe, Joe; Earle-Bridges, Michele (illustrator) (1991). Pomeranians (A Complete Pet Owner's Manual) (1st ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 79 pp. Paperback square trade, very good plus condition, colour text-photos, & black & white drawings, minor edgewear. Answers to all your questions about these very special little dogs. There is a useful chapter to help you understand your Pomeranian. Dozens of vivid colour photos and drawings. ISBN: 0812046706. Our Book No: 20974. $10 AUD.

127. Stein, Garth (2008). The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel (A Heart Wrenching Love Story and a Moving Tale of Redemption, as only a Dog Could Tell It) (Reprint ed). London: HarperCollins. 321 pp. Paperback small trade, very good condition, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. This is the moving American novel of a family with a very special dog named Enzo, who tells most of the story from how he looks at life. ISBN: 9780007284764. Our Book No: 28082. $15 AUD.

128. Stranger, Joyce (1978). Two's Company (1st p/b ed). London: Corgi Books. 175 pp. Paperback, very good condition, black & white photos, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. A moving and hilarious account of her two dogs (Puma the German shepherd, and Janus the golden retriever). Will be irresistible to all her many readers, especially those with dogs of their own. ISBN: 0552109274. Our Book No: 20697. $10 AUD.

129. Stroud, Patricia; Potter, Bruce (illustrator) (2003). Caesar: The Anzac Dog (1st ed). Auckland: HarperCollins. 39 pp. Paperback small wide quarto, very good condition, single-colour drawings, minor edgewear corners, remainder mark bottom edge. This is a wonderful story based on the very special mascot named Caesar who rescued wounded soldiers from the hell that was No-Man's-Land at the battle of the Somme, France, during WW1. The author is the daughter of Ida, who was the niece of Caesar's handler, and passed the stories onto her children and grandchildren. Caesar was the unsung Kiwi hero, and a little known aspect of the First World War. ISBN: 1869504593. Our Book No: 28291. $15 AUD.

130. Sullivan, Christine (2009). Saving Cinnamon: The Amazing True Story of a Missing Military Puppy and the Desperate Mission to Bring her Home (1st Australian ed). Sydney: Hachette. 243 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, colour photos, edges lightly toned, minor edgewear. This is the true story of Cinnamon and the family who wanted to adopt her from Afghanistan. The author, a devoted dog lover who rescues animals helped to bring Cinnamon on a journey spanning 7000 miles and lasting 44 days to her new family in America. This is an inspiring story of love, loss, hope and triumph. ISBN: 9780733624766. Our Book No: 25462. $15 AUD.

131. Summers, Judith (2008). My Life with George: The Inspirational Story of How a Wilful Dog Brought Joy to a Bereaved Family (Reprint ed). London: Penguin Books. 264 pp. Paperback small trade, good condition, black & white drawings, edges & pages lightly toned, reader crease spine, cover corners creased, few light creases in covers, minor edgewear. A wonderful tale of a dog named George who changed the lives of the British author and her son, after her husband died from cancer. George is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel with a loving character and loves to chew up paper. ISBN: 9780141032238. Our Book No: 27427. $10 AUD.

132. Sundin-Wickman, Ulla (1967). Andreas in Kings Park (1st US ed). New York: Harcourt Brace & World. 30 pp. Hardback oblong quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, full-page colour drawings, green cloth spine, edges covers lightly rubbed, corners lightly worn, tiny scuff mark rear cover, tiny bump top edge rear cover. A children's picture story based in Sweden. A very special story about a boy and his dog named Ruff, and their many adventures. Our Book No: 23953. $18 AUD.

133. Tranter, Nigel (1967). Tinker Tess (1st ed). London: Dennis Dobson. 121 pp. Hardback dustjacket, good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white illustrations, minor edgewear jacket (minimal insect damage, flap clipped), edges & pages lightly toned. A charming story for young adults set among the sand dunes and the saltings near the village of Aberlady on the Firth of Forth. Tinker Tess is a friendly brown dog who adopts two children, and the adventures they have together. The author is well known for his books for older children; here he brings his talents to writing for a younger age group. Our Book No: 26422. $20 AUD.

134. Trezise, Percy (1990). Lasca and Her Pups (1st p/b ed) [Picture Bluegum series]. Sydney: Collins/Angus & Robertson. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, colour drawings, minor edgewear, light foxing edges, spine little faded, minor edgewear. Aboriginal picture story for children about a dingo and her pups who lived long ago during the Dreamtime. The large colourful drawings will delight any age. ISBN: 0207170037. Our Book No: 5765. $10 AUD.

135. Trezise, Percy (1990). Lasca and Her Pups (1st ed). Sydney: Collins Publishers Australia. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback quarto, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour drawings, minor edgewear. Aboriginal picture story for children about a dingo and her pups who lived long ago during the Dreamtime. The large colourful drawings will delight any age. ISBN: 0732249457. Our Book No: 3788. $30 AUD.

136. Trout, Nick (2013). The Patron Saint of Lost Dogs. Sydney, Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin. 337 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. This book is a tale of new beginnings, forgiveness, and the American vet who finally finds his way home. He has a lot of help from his animal patients who help him to heal. ISBN: 9781743316627. Our Book No: 28100. $14 AUD.

137. Tucker, Michael (1990). Dog Training Step by Step: A New Guide for Owners and Instructors (1st ed). Melbourne: Houghton Mifflin. 147 pp. Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, figures (drawings & text-photos), corners covers little creased, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. The author explains everything in a clear, conversational way, his method makes the whole process of training dogs (and people) interesting, enjoyable, and far easier than most would imagine. ISBN: 0867702220. Our Book No: 23844. $10 AUD.

138. Upfield, Arthur (1994). Man of Two Tribes. Melbourne: Hinkler Books. 216 pp. Paperback small, good plus condition, pages lightly toned, edges & endpapers lightly foxed, corner rear cover lightly creased, minor edgewear. Classic Australian crime fiction, set in the forbidding Nullarbor Plains, starring Aboriginal detective Napoleon Bonaparte. Myta Thomas has walked off the train into the desert. With two camels and a dog, he sets off to search for her and finds more than he bargains for. ISBN: 0207185816. Our Book No: 3747. $15 AUD.

139. Van Garderen, Ilse (1993). Winter Bacon: The Story of a Little Pig (1st ed). Montville, QLD: Walter McVitty Books. Unnum 28 pp. Paperback small quarto, very good condition, colour illustrations, minor edgewear. Everyone in Matya's family, including Ponti the sheepdog, has a job to do, but how can a little pig be useful around a farm? This is a delightful children's story with a very good ending. The author was born in Australia, but spent her childhood in the Netherlands. ISBN: 0949183865. Our Book No: 22952. $20 AUD.

140. Van Hemert, Colleen; Whitehead, jack (photographer) (1986). Casper to the Rescue (1st ed). Melbourne, Ashburton: Buttercup Books. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback small quarto, no jacket, pictorial cover, minimal EX-LIBRARY, very good condition, colour photos (some full-page), top corners covers bumped, small section cover top corner little faded. This delightful children's picture story is about Casper the Newfoundland dog who lived on a farm. Although he had a large dam to swim in, he also liked the paddling pool and the bath. One day, something happened to make Sue, his owner, very glad that Casper was such a strong swimmer. That was the day he met Greg, the lifeguard - and from that day, Casper's life changed. ISBN: 0949447471. Our Book No: 27417. $20 AUD.

141. Verhoef-Verhallen, Esther (1999). Golden Retrievers (1st ed). Lisse, Netherlands: Rebo Productions. 125 pp. Hardback large octavo, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, colour text-photos & colour full-page photos. This beautiful book covers the history, buying, training, and caring for the puppy. Also, the nature, body language, working or competing with one, illness, breeding, grooming and general care for an adult dog. ISBN: 1840531460. Our Book No: 20292. $10 AUD.

142. Walsh, James E.; Walsh, Phyllis Ann (1980). Golden Retrievers. Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 125 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, black & white & colour text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear. ISBN: 0876666780. Our Book No: 3650A. $10 AUD.

143. Weil, Martin (1988). Bichon Frise (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH Publications. 155 pp. Hardback small octavo, no jacket, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos & drawings, corner creased three pages, top corner creased rear page, faint foxing top edge. This book illustrated with more than 125 color photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for Bichon Frise dogs. ISBN: 0876667396. Our Book No: 22363. $10 AUD.

144. Weil, Martin (1988). Saint Bernards (1st ed). Neptune City, NJ: TFH: T.F.H. Publications. 192 pp. Hardback small, very good condition, pictorial cover, colour text-photos & drawings, edges & flyleaves lightly foxed. This book, illustrated throughout entirely with full-colour photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a Saint Bernard dog. ISBN: 0866228209. Our Book No: 11781. $10 AUD.

145. Whatley, Bruce; Smith, Rosie (2001). Little White Dogs Can't Jump (Reprint ed). Sydney: Angus & Robertson. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback quarto, very good condition, colour drawings (many full-page), covers & spine faintly creased, minor edgewear. A children's picture story about a dog named Smudge who could not jump into the car because his legs are so short. The family come up with a solution that suits Smudge and the family (especially Mum). Australian writer and illustrator. ISBN: 9780207198830. Our Book No: 28071. $10 AUD.

146. Whitman (1950). Tatters. Sydney: Golden Press / Colourtone (Printer). 8 pp. Paperback narrow octavo, very good condition, stapled (rusted), colour drawings, novelty edges (top edge wavy patten, bottom corner rounded), edgewear, non-author written dedication. (Estimated date, 1950s, Trove catalogue. Originally published by Whitman, USA, 1949.) Delightful little children's book about the adventure a pet dog Tatters. Edges have an unconventional wavy (novelty) design. Our Book No: 23588. $20 AUD.

147. Whyman, Matt (2011). Oink! My Life With Minipigs (1st ed). London: Hodder & Stoughton. 357 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, few black & white photos, light creases covers & spine, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear. The author is a writer and house husband. There are four challenging children, one freaked-out feline, a wolf-like dog and a wild bunch of ex-battery chickens. Then his wife Emma brings minipigs Butch and Roxi into the family. This book is touching and very funny - about the trials and errors of living with a menagerie. ISBN: 9781444711455. Our Book No: 28581. $15 AUD.

148. Wild, Margaret; Blackwood, Freya (illustrator) (2009). Samuel & Saltitao. Cordova, Portugal: Editorial Caminho. Unnum 32 pp. Paperback large square quarto, very good plus condition, colour drawings, top corner little bumped. Portuguese translation of the children's picture story "Harry & Hopper" (Omnibus, Gosford, 2009). Samuel and Saltitao his dog do everything together. At night, Saltibao sneaks past Dad and goes to sleep in Samuel's bed. One day, samuel comes home from school and his dog isn't there to greet him. Teaches children about the death of a loved pet dog. ISBN: 9789722120937. Our Book No: 14867. $20 AUD.

149. Wild, Margaret; Brooks, Ron (illustrator) (2005). Zorro. Caracas, Venezuela: Ediciones Ekare / Edif. Banco del Libro. Unnum pp. Paperback large square quarto, very good plus condition, colour drawings. A classic children's picture story, written in the Spanish language, and published in Venezuela. An injured magpie and a one-eyed dog live happily together in the forest, until a jealous fox arrives to teach them what it means to be alone. ISBN: 9802573140. Our Book No: 14836. $20 AUD.

150. Wilson, Sylvia (2001). Bark Busters: How To Solve Your Dog's Behavioural Problems (Revised, reprint ed). Sydney: Simon & Schuster. 126 pp. Paperback, very good plus condition, black & white drawings. ISBN: 0731806204. Our Book No: 15454. $10 AUD.

151. Winn, Steven (2009). Come Back, Como: Winning the Heart of a Reluctant Dog. London: HarperCollins. 273 pp. Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, spine little creased. The tender and very funny American story of one man's rich experience with a dog who wanted nothing to do with him. ISBN: 9780007344000. Our Book No: 26047. $13 AUD.

152. Woodberry, Joan; Angus, Max (illustrator) (1970). Ash Tuesday (Special ed). Melbourne: Macmillan. Unnum 38 pp. Paperback small quarto, flexible covers, stapled, good condition, colour drawings, few minor edge tears pages, minimal insect damage & marks covers, minor edgewear. This children's picture story is about a boy named Simon, a bushfire in an Australian farming community and his very special dog Dingo. The story follows Simon on his birthday, and the loss of his school from the bushfire. He thinks he has lost Dingo in the fire, but that night Dingo arrives home having saved the sheep, and Simon was able to have a happy birthday. Our Book No: 25167. $15 AUD.

153. Woodford, James (2003). The Dog Fence: A Journey Across the Heart of Australia. Melbourne: Text Publishing. 260 pp. Paperback octavo, minimal EX-LIBRARY, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, black & white text-photos. At 5400 kilometres, the Dog Fence is one of the longest man-made structures on Earth. It slices across Australia's desert heart, dividing the continent to keep dingoes (Australian native dogs) away from livestock. An enthralling account of his journey of discovery over sand, gibber plains and salt lakes. (Previously from John Fairfax Library.). ISBN: 1877008761. Our Book No: 14170. $13 AUD.

154. Wrede, Barbara J. (1997). Civilizing Your Puppy (2nd ed). Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational. 110 pp. Paperback square trade, very good condition, colour text-photos, minor edgewear. This revised edition has even more practical tips and color photos than before. Shows readers the right way to housebreak a puppy. Covers obedience training, teaching boundaries, bathing and grooming, car manners, veterinary care, eating habits and more. ISBN: 0812097874. Our Book No: 11566. $10 AUD.

155. Wright, John C.; Wright Lashnits, Judi (with) (1999). The Dog who Would Be King: Tales and Surprising Lessons from a Pet Psychologist (1st ed). Emmaus: Rodale Press. 262 pp. Hardback dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white drawings, tiny scuff mark endpapers. A delightful and revealing collection of real-life stories from an American pioneer in the field of applied animal behaviour. ISBN: 1579540023. Our Book No: 22480. $10 AUD.

156. Ying, Ying (2013). Starting with Max: How a Wise Stray Dog Gave Me Strength and Inspiration (1st ed). Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 198 pp. Paperback trade, very good condition, colour photos, minor edgewear, edges & pages lightly toned. This wonderful story is about the author starting a new life here in Australia after leaving friends and family in China, and adopting a stray dog named Max who becomes a much loved family member. Ying Ying reflects on matters of significance such as love, faith, ageing, mortality and creation as she tells Max's inspiring story. ISBN: 9781743317945. Our Book No: 27149. $15 AUD.

157. Youatt, William (1879). The Dog. London: Longmans, Green & Co. 270 + 20 pp. Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, good condition, brown cloth cover (embossed border, gilt spine lettering, little faded & mottled), black & white drawings, inner hinge little split (pages firm), tide marks near edge inside rear cover (previous water contact now dry), spine ends frayed, corners & edges covers little bumped, pages lightly toned, edgewear. Cover subtitle: "Under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge." Plus 20-page catalogue of Longmans books at rear. Our Book No: 15526. $40 AUD.

158. Zimmerman, Andrea; Clemesha, David; Rosenthal, Marc (illustrator) (2004). Dig! (Modern reprint ed). Orlando, FL: Harcourt Inc. Unnum 32 pp. Hardback small quarto, dustjacket, pictorial cover, orange endpapers, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour drawings, minor edgewear jacket (few light creases), few tiny dents along spine. This charming children's picture book follows Mr Rally and his dog, Lighting (or Lightning), as they travel the town on a big yellow digging machine, taking care of five important building jobs. ISBN: 9780152167851. Our Book No: 27955. $12 AUD.