A former teacher, journalist, pet lover and author of the Best Pets for Kids series reveals the 10 best, most fun and easiest-to-care-for pets for children, families and classrooms.
Having a pet is something just about every kid longs for. Parents and teachers want kids to enjoy pets responsibly. Here’s the book that tells kids about what animals can make good pets, what it’s like to have them, and what “responsible” pet ownership means. It’s ideal for kids begging for a pet – or another pet.
What the 10 best pets are, why they’re fun to have and the care they need to be healthy and happy pets.
How to know you’re ready to have a pet.
What being a responsible pet owner means.
What you must do to get ready to welcome a pet to your home or classroom.
Basic pet care for each of the 10 pets.
The safe way to pick up and hold a small pet.
Amazing things pets can do, including tricks to teach them.
Kids want pets that are fun. Parents and teachers want pets that are pleasant to have around and easy enough for children to care for (without having to be endlessly reminded to do the routine feeding and cleaning).
This book fully supports the parental message about giving pets kind, loving, responsible care, while telling new or future pet owners what they need to know to make a good pet choice that will work for them and your family or classroom.
If you have a child who longs for a pet, this book is sure to please!
For ages 8 to 12 and/or Grades 4 and up.
This fact filled book also has 33 color photos.
Suitable for libraries, home school and classroom teachers who want to build kids word power.
Available in eBook, Paperback and Hardcover.
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