How to Hold Animals (Hardcover)

By Toshimitsu Matsuhashi

Scribner, 9781982155919, 128pp.

Publication Date: November 3, 2020

List Price: 14.99*
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From hedgehogs to frogs, How to Hold Animals is the irresistible guide to holding more than forty of your favorite critters safely and properly, according to wildlife specialists.

Learn from the experts—a pet show owner, a veterinarian, a wildlife photographer, and a reptile handler—how to pick up and hold dozens of species of animals, great and small, furry, scaly, and feathery, including snails, chipmunks, chickens, chinchillas, stag beetles, lizards, hamsters, owls, grasshoppers, mice, and more. Chock full of fascinating facts, interviews with experts, and full color photos on every page, How to Hold Animals will delight and inform animal lovers of all ages and stripes.

About the Author

Toshimitsu Matsuhashi is the former keeper at one of Japan’s largest aquariums, a professional animal photographer, and the author of How to Hold Animals.