Caring for Animals

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All around the world there are charities trying to improve the lives of endangered, ill, and rescued animals. This book looks at the efforts of animal charities and their workers and volunteers, with exciting stories and case studies, and gives advice on how readers can get involved.

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Overview

All around the world there are charities trying to improve the lives of endangered, ill, and rescued animals. This book looks at the efforts of animal charities and their workers and volunteers, with exciting stories and case studies, and gives advice on how readers can get involved.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781432963910
  • Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Series: Charities in Action Series
  • Pages: 64
  • Age range: 11 - 15 Years
  • Lexile: 1110L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Liz Gogerly has written over eighty information books for children and young adults, including many books on fashion and art. Her titles include 21st Century Lives: Fashion Designers, and 21st Century Lives: Supermodels, biographies of Pablo Picasso, a 'dressing up' book and books on Graffiti Culture and Cool Brands.

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Table of Contents

Who Cares for Animals? 4

Making a World of Difference 14

National Charities at Work 26

Wildlife Underwater 36

Sanctuaries and Shelters 44

Caring for Older Animals 50

Volunteering 54

Statistics 58

Glossary 60

Find Out More 62

Index 64

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