7 Books for Pet Lovers


If you are looking for something good to read we have book recommendations for dog and cat lovers! Whether you are looking for something educational or just fun, I have the perfect book for you!

Starting from Scratch by Pam Johnson-Bennett

This amazing book focuses on cat behavior and all of the common issues cat owners can see. It is written by Pam Johnson-Bennett, a cat behaviorist and author. You can see her array of books on her website.

Animals in Translation by Temple Grandin

If you want to have a look at animals and the world from their perspective, this book is for you. Temple Grandin is a Fort Collins native and Colorado State University professor.

The Best of James Harriot

Really, any book by James Harriot is worth reading, but this collection pulls together his best stories. These feel-good tales are a wonderful insight into the world of veterinary medicine and people who love their pets.

Merle’s Door by Ted Kerasote

This book tells the tale of a dog able to make his own decisions in life and how he affects the people he interacts with. It is a true story about a real dog and makes you think about our pets as individuals.

Culture Clash by Jean Donaldson

This is one of the first great modern books on dog behavior and our interactions with our pets. It is a clear but easy ready for dog lovers!

Tiny But Mighty by Hannah Shaw

If you are interested in kittens, then this is the book for you! Hannah Shaw, also known at the Kitten Lady, tells you everything you need to know when working with young kittens. Hopefully, it convinces more people to foster young kittens and gives them the confidence to help these amazing animals!

The Other End of the Leash by Patricia McConnell

The author Patricia McConnell is a world-renowned dog behaviorist and she gives us a glimpse into the dog mind in this book. It is easy to understand the perspective of our canine friends and be able to communicate even better with them!


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