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Seven Pet Books for Christmas, Your True Love Can Give To You

“Unlikely Heroes: 37 Inspiring Stories of Courage and Heart from the Animal Kingdom,” by Jennifer S. Holland (Workman Publishing, New York, NY, 2014; $13.95).
The author happens to excel at these sorts of books, touching but without being melodramatic. Aside from warming your heart for the holidays, the stories will also inspire you think differently about how animals think, and what they feel. Why would a pod of wild dolphins protect a lifeguard instructor and his students from a great white shark? There’s the story of the pet parrot actually calling “mama baby!” repeatedly to get mom’s attention, as her baby had begun to choke on some food. The parrot’s plea likely saved the baby’s life.
Here are seven new books for animal lovers for the holidays, several are inspirational, others are funny and still others plain useful. ©Steve Dale Pet World, LLC; Tribune Content Agency    Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. My list is completely spam free, and you can opt out... Read more »

Get in the Spirit, Gift Giving Pet Books

Clearly, pet lovers enjoy reading about animals and the difference they make in our lives. Publishers this holiday season have focused on inspirational pet stories. Here are some gift book ideas for the pet lovers in your life:(©Tribune Media Services, Steve Dale)