To be released May 2017

"A thorough book of facts and practical advice on coexisting with troublesome predators. Running throughout is a unifying plea of compassion: these are not mindless enemies to be vanquished, but irreplaceable neighbors to be cherished"

     Will Stolzenburg, author

     The Heart of a Lion and Where the Wild Things Were

The Encyclopedia of Animal Predators
  • Learn about Each Predator's Traits and Behaviors 
  • Identify the Tracks and Signs of More Than 50 Predators
  • Protect Your Livestock, Poultry, and Pets

Learn to identify threatening species through tracks, scat, and the damage they leave behind.


Fascinating profiles of more than 50 predatory mammals, birds, and reptiles teach farmers, ranchers, homesteaders, and backyard-animal raisers how to prevent their livestock, poultry, and pets from becoming prey.


By understanding how predators think and behave, where and how they live, and how they attack and kill prey, you’ll be able to interpret the potential threats surrounding your home. Whether you have a vested interest in protecting your pets and livestock or are simply spellbound by wild predators, this is the book for you!

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