The Cat Selector
How to Choose the Right Cat for You
Designed to help you choose the breed of cat that will make your perfect feline companion, David Alderton’s book begins with practical advice on choosing a kitten (or an adult cat), before setting out the history and characteristics of each breed. There is an astonishing variety of breeds, each beautifully photographed and arranged by type, from colourful cats (white, cream, red, lilac, etc.) to talented cats such as the Abyssinian, which you can train to retrieve balls.
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The 360° Guide to Picking Your Perfect Pet
It may be useful to know, when choosing a pet dog, that the Afghan hound's beautiful coat needs daily grooming or that the friendly and loyal Labrador needs plenty of exercise and has a prodigious appetite. This guide to over 150 of the most popular breeds includes photographs of exemplary dogs, shot from all angles, and a useful key comparing them for size, friendliness, feeding, exercise and grooming requirements.