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Horsewatching (Petwatching)

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The author of the phenomenally successful Catwatching, Dogwatching, and Catlore turns his attention to horses, answering more than 40 intriguing questions about the nature of the horse, and discussing the myths and history of horses through the ages. Desmond Morris delights animal lovers once again in this book of facts and lore. 25 black-and-white drawings.
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published April 13th 1989 by Crown (first published 1988)
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Nov 25, 2011 Randine rated it liked it
I knew a lot of the things he writes about simply because I read a great deal about horses but he managed to include some things I didn't know like the sex life of horses (interesting!)
Jun 06, 2008 Aubrielle rated it liked it
This is a very good educational book. I recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more about horses.
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Some good basics
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Desmond John Morris is most famous for his work as a zoologist and ethologist, but is also known as a surrealist artist and author.

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