Introduce children to the animals they know and love in this fact filled, fun resource that will captivate them for hours. Hamsters, parrots, horses, snakes, and more are covered, including the more common cats and dogs. Children will learn how animals communicate, tips for teaching tricks, how much money we spend on pets annually, how pets assist humans and even take a quiz to determine which pet may be best for them. Colorful photographs/illustrations and engaging information come together to create a pet expert in your family. Includes interactive glossary. 164 pgs, sc. ~ Deanne
Let the fur fly with tons of photos and facts about our animal friends. Did you know that a cat's top speed is about 31 miles per hour, that a dog can make about 100 different facial expressions, or that many birds' feathers weigh more than their bones? Find out everything you ever wanted to know about our beloved petswhether scaly, slithery, four-legged, or featheredin National Geographic Kids Everything Pets. Filled with fabulous and funny photos and peppered with fun facts, this is a must-have for all young animal lovers, sure to satisfy kids' curiosity about every kind of pet.