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By Tracey Stewart, Lisel Ashlock

The extra we all know in regards to the animals in our global and the higher we take care of them, the higher our lives should be. Former veterinary technician and animal recommend Tracey Stewart knows this higher than most—and she’s on a challenge to alter how we have interaction with animals. via 1000's of fascinating illustrations, a number of do-it-yourself tasks, and her funny, a professional voice, Stewart presents perception into the key lives of animals and the kindest how one can stay with and along them. At domestic, she exhibits readers find out how to communicate “dog-ese” and “cat-ese” and the way to “virtually undertake” an animal. within the yard, we know about construction bee homes, dealing well with pesky moles, and inventive how you can bird-watch. And at the farm, Stewart teaches us what we will be able to do to aid all livestock lead a greater existence (and unearths pigs’ superpowers!). half sensible advisor, half memoir of her existence with animals, and half testomony to the ability of giving again, Do Unto Animals is a present for animal fans of all stripes.

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Down Comforters! Giving Sanctuary It’s Time to Make a Change: Let’s Get Rid of Factory Farms Foster a Farm Friend: How It Works Stewart Family Traditions: Sponsoring a Farm Animal on Thanksgiving Acknowledgments Resources About the Author Index Introduction Love of animals was part of me from the very beginning. There are pictures of my mother pregnant with me, a bird on her head, a rabbit in her arms, and a dog at her feet. It was the late 1960s, so also by her side sat Aunt Ginny puffing away on a Pall Mall cigarette.

4 Keep treats handy This makes rewarding dogs easy for the trainer as well as for any other person interacting with the dog. Make sure you can get your hand into and out of your treat holder quickly. Widemouthed jars are great for this reason, as are treat pouches that attach to your waist. The goal is for the dog to never know when reinforcement may happen, so you want to have the treats/toys readily accessible but not visually obvious—otherwise the dog learns to focus on you when he sees the pouch and tune out when he doesn’t.

Another surprising thing that happened was that I became good at math. Apparently, it just needed to be applied to something I cared about. Take that, Mrs. Jessup! My flight on animal love endorphins took a four-year detour when I had my kids. Caring for them when they were infants and toddlers felt quite similar to my work in veterinary medicine. Beautiful innocence, constant checking of vitals, and lots and lots of poop. During this time I created a café that focused primarily on feeding exhausted, overwhelmed parents with nourishing organic fare while engaging kids in their natural love of animals through classes and art projects.

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