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A Skunk In The House
by: Colby, Constance Taber

True account and adventures of one family who brought home a baby skunk from the pet store. B/W photos. 144 pgs.
c. 1973, H/C...$27.50
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Chulo
by: Gilbert, Bil

First hand account of a year living with wild coatimundia in Arizona. 290 pgs.
c. 1973, H/C...$35.00
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Chulo
by: Gilbert, Bil

First hand account of a year living with wild coatimundia in Arizona. 290 pgs.
c. 1973, S/C...$16.95
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Frosty, A Racoon To Remember
by: Weaver, Harriett E.

True story of the author caring for and raising an orphaned raccoon.
c. 1973, H/C...$7.50
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Frosty, A Racoon To Remember
by: Weaver, Harriett E.

True story of the author caring for and raising an orphaned raccoon.
c. 1973, P/B...$5.00
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How Do You Spank A Porcupine?
by: Rood, Ronald

The engaging true account of a New England family and their adopted porcupine. 160 pgs.
c. 1969, S/C...$8.95
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How To Raise & Train A Skunk
by: Hume, Charles
Rabies danger of wild caught skunks, best age to obtain, scientific classification & description, diet, feeding, training, breeding, housing, specialized defense mechansims & its removal, health, hibernation, skunklore. B/W photos. 48 pgs.
c. 1967, S/C...$17.50
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I Found A Baby Opossum, What Do I Do? - 3rd Edition (Basic Manuals: Wildlife Rehabilitation)
by: Carlson, Dale

Professional wildlife care and rehabilitation for a general audience. Safe, step-by-step text and picture guidance for back-yard rehabilitators. Provides first aid and rescue techniques, along with proper diet, housing and release techniques. 62 pgs.
c.1997, 3rd Ed, S/C...$9.95


Lotor The Raccoon
by: Russell, Franklin

This engrossing book tells the story of Lotor's life through a full cycle of seasons - from winter sleep through mating, the constant search for food, summer frolics with her growing family, to the bleak uncertainty of the next winter, when she must once again find a safe, warm den if she is to survive.
c. 1972, H/C...$7.50
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Masked Prowler: The Story Of A Raccoon
by: George, John & Jean

Story of a raccoon and his life and experiences in the wild
c. 1950, H/C...$12.50
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Porky: My Unusual Pet
by: Ward, Deloris Kay

A true story of a young girl, growing up on a small farm in New Mexico. A wonderful loving family was her security and the doting grandparents that lived within walking distance seemed like the best of everything. A surprise gift from her father on her 10th birthday seemed to be the ultimate joy of her young life. She loved animals and became a very devoted "Mom" to a baby porcupine. He was the center of her life for 2 years, and became a part of the whole family. This porcupine was a most remarkable pet, which left everyone that became acquainted with him shaking and scratching their heads. There are still those that remember him with awe. B/W photos. 97 pgs.
c. 2000, S/C...$12.42


Possum Stu
by: Fritz, Donna

A collection of short stories about the real-life adventures of Stuart James & Little C, two clever & charming opossums that live with the author. The author, Donna Fritz, is a calligrapher, wildlife illustrator & licensed falconer. All of the author's royalties (10% of the selling price) will be donated to the National Opossum Society (www.opossumorg) in Stuart's name. Illustrated. 119 pgs
c. 2005, S/C...$11.95


Raccoon Family Pets
by: Brandt, Leonore
Cages, health, selection, feeding, breeding. Covers the raccoon, kinkajou, coatimundi. 48 pgs.
c. 1954, S/C...$22.50
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Raccoons: A Natural History
by: Samuel I. Zeveloff
Presents detailed information on raccoon evolution, physical characteristics, social behavior, habitats, food habits, reproduction, conservation, as well as their relationship with humans. It also focuses on the raccoon's current range expansion, and the material on its cultural significance demonstartes this mammal's unique status in different North American cultures. 200 pgs.
c. 2002, S/C...$17.95


Raccoons: In History, Folklore & Today's Backyards
by: Holmgren, Virginia C.

Naturalist Holmgren has been feeding raccoons in her hillside backyard and systematically studying their behavior for thirty years. Here she traces sightings of these New World animals through all the early European naturalists from Columbus onward, relating Indian folk tales and pioneer lore along the way. Illustrations and photographs. 174 pgs.
c. 1990, S/C...$10.95


Raccoons & Their Relatives
Edited

Information & conservation on: red panda, olingos, kinkajous, ringtails & cacomistles, coatis, raccoons. Color photos. 32 pgs.
c.1995...S/C...$9.95


Raccoons Are The Brightest People
by: North, Sterling

True story of raccoons raised with a family. It is Sterling's well-founded belief that the raccoon is one of the most intelligent species below the anthropoidal apes. He spent more than a half century feeding, photographing and observing raccoons and devoted three years to writing this fascinating book. Great adventures and insight into the world of raccoons. Filled with lots of B/W photos.
c. 1966, H/C...$12.50
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Condition: Very good with dust jacket, small tears on edges of dust jacket


Raccoons Are The Brightest People
by: North, Sterling

True story of raccoons raised with a family. It is Sterling's well-founded belief that the raccoon is one of the most intelligent species below the anthropoidal apes. He spent more than a half century feeding, photographing and observing raccoons and devoted three years to writing this fascinating book. Great adventures and insight into the world of raccoons. Filled with lots of B/W photos. 192 pgs.
c. 1966, P/B...$5.00
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Condition: Very Good


Raccoons In My Life
by: North, Sterling

Recounts his life of living with raccoons for over 50 years, as a pet
c. 1966, H/C...$35.00
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Raising and Caring for Your Pet Coatimundi
by: Castleberry, Rocky

A good basic book on taking care of a Coatimundi. Includes species identification, habitat, behavior, feeding and reproduction. This is geared toward the captive ownership of coatis. Written by a man that truly knows what we is talking about, having been in the animal industry for over 30 years. 78 pages
c. 2010, S/C...$19.95


Rascal
by: North, Sterling

Classic Best-Seller. The author recalls his carefree life in a small midwestern town at the close of World War I, and his adventures & friendship with his pet raccoon, Rascal.
c. 1963, H/C...$12.50
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Rascal
by: North, Sterling

Classic Best-Seller. The author recalls his carefree life in a small midwestern town at the close of World War I, and his adventures & friendship with his pet raccoon, Rascal.
c. 1963, P/B...$7.50
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World Of The Porcupine
by: Costello, David F.

Follows the porcupine through the year, porcupines & man, subspecies.
c. 1966, H/C...$25.00
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World Of The Raccoon
by: Lee Rue III, Leonard

Describes the way a raccoon spends his year, where he lives, what he eats, what eats him, how young are raised, how he fights. B/W photos.
c. 1964, H/C...$35.00
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World Of The Raccoon
by: Lee Rue III, Leonard

Describes the way a raccoon spends his year, where he lives, what he eats, what eats him, how young are raised, how he fights. B/W photos. 145 pgs.
c. 1964, 1994, S/C...$20.00
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good


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