Beyond the Sunrise - Dolphin Diaries
Jody McGrath, sailing around the world with her family on a mission to research dolphins, is thrilled to spot a rare Irrawaddy dolphin in the Ganges River which she names Sandhi, but she becomes frantic when she learns there are poachers in the area and Sandhi is missing.
The Rights of Animals
Should animals have rights? The animal rights debate. Animals should have a right not to be exploited. Differences between animals and humans do not justify denying animals basic rights.
When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.
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The Wildlife Detectives
Describes how the wildlife detectives at the National Fish and Wildlife Forensics Laboratory in Ashland, Oregon, analyze clues to catch and convict people responsible for crimes against animals.
Describes the bodies, behavior, habitats, diet, and life cycle of elephants, and discusses problems that endanger them, including habitat loss and ivory poaching, and how they are being helped.
Escape from Fire Mountain
Thirteen-year-old Nikki Roberts rescues two children from a forest fire, but then she must save herself and them from ruthless poachers.
Endangered Mountain Animals
Colorful photographs and text briefly describe mountain animals that are in danger of extinction such as the giant panda, snow leopard, and mountain gorilla.
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Photographs and brief text describe a variety of baby animals, some of whom are endangered, who make their homes in the desert.
Almost Gone : The World's Rarest Animals
Profiles animal species around the world that have gone extinct within human history, or that are at risk for extinction.