The Complete Herbal Handbook for Farm and Stable

Author: Juliette de Baïracli Levy
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0571161162
Release Date: 1991-03-25
Genre: Medical

Juliette de Bairacli Levy pioneered herbal veterinary medicine. This book, first published in 1952 and now a classic in its field, has been once again thoroughly revised and updated, with a considerable amount of new information added.

The Complete Herbal Handbook for the Dog and Cat

Author: Juliette de Baïracli Levy
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0571161154
Release Date: 1991-03-25
Genre: Pets

Suggests special meal plans for dogs and cats, explains how to use herbs to treat their common ailments, and argues that vaccinations have not been successful in preventing dog diseases

Goat Husbandry

Author: David Mackenzie
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571265855
Release Date: 2011-10-20
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This is a book every goat-keeper should have. The latest edition has been extensively revised by Ruth Goodwin, a well-known expert, to reflect the changes in the goat-keeping world since publication of the previous edition. She has incorporated her revisions with great skill without losing the character of what is a classic work.

Veterinary Herbal Medicine

Author: Susan G. Wynn
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323029988
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Health & Fitness

This full-color text and practical clinical reference provides comprehensive information on herbal remedies for both large and small animal species. Key coverage includes clinical uses of medicinal plants, specific information on how to formulate herbal remedies, a systems-based review of plant-based medicine, and in-depth information on the different animal species--dog, cat, avian and exotic, equine, food animal, and poultry.

A Gypsy in New York

Author: Juliette De Bairacli Levy
Publisher: Ash Tree Pub
ISBN: 1888123087
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

In this richly detailed memoir, Juliette de Bairacli Levy -- one of the founders of American herbalism -- offers us a rare documentary. It is at once an herbal, a travel book, and a compendium of Gypsy lore and Gypsy ways. Juliette gives us river winds, strange characters in the streets by day, rats scurrying by at night, and legions of cockroaches in the apartments, against whose window the blossoms of apple and pear trees toss, even in the great city's cement heart.

Traveler s Joy

Author: Juliette de Bairacli Levy
Publisher: Keats Publishing
ISBN: 0879836512
Release Date: 1994-04-11
Genre: Science

Explore the free wandering life of this enchanting guide by a legendary teacher who lives in tune with the rhythms of nature. Lots of herbal lore. "This magical book has made me want to shelve my responsibilities and hit the road! The author's enthusiasm and ability to embrace hardship and bounty alike are truly inspirational. I am encouraged to lighten my material load to provide space for the gifts that the simple life provides. Recipes, travel lore, herbal medicine, literary references, and personal observations make Traveler's Joy an enjoyable read."

Spanish Mountain Life

Author: Juliette De Bairacli Levy
Publisher: Ash Tree Pub
ISBN: 1888123079
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Details the author's time in rural Spain, her pregnancy, the birth, and her struggle against typhus fever, requiring her baby to be suckled by a nanny goat. Gypsies dance and sing in this exquisitely detailed story. Includes herbal remedies for vermin, burns, skin, and more.

The Herbal Handbook

Author: David Hoffmann
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781620554722
Release Date: 1998-02-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Well-respected herbalist David Hoffmann's comprehensive and practical guide to herbal medicine. • Discusses the history and modern practice of herbalism, including Chinese, Native American, and Welsh influences. • Includes a practical reference section listing the effects of various herbs, with prescriptions on how to use them for a wide range of illnesses. • Covers the fundamentals of growing, drying, storing, and cooking with herbs. • Over 45,000 copies of previous edition sold. This compendium of medical herbalism by one of the most eminent herbalists practicing today is both comprehensive and practical. Answering basic as well as complicated questions about herbal medicine, it provides both the novice and the experienced practitioner with a reliable framework in which to develop their herbal skills. A discussion of the history and modern practice of herbalism, encompassing the influences of Welsh, Chinese, and Native American herbal medicine is followed by a practical reference section that lists the various actions herbs have on the body (carminative, anti-inflammatory, etc.), with examples of herbs and their mode of activity in each category. Herbal prescriptions for various illnesses are also organized under the main systems of the body so that information can be quickly and easily referenced. A final section covers the fundamentals of growing, drying storing and cooking with herbs, as well as the making of infusions, decoctions, oils, and ointments. The author also provides helpful introductions to aromatherapy and plant medicines.

Natural Goat Care

Author: Pat Coleby
Publisher: Acres USA
ISBN: 0911311661
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering


Nature s Children

Author: Juliette Levy
Publisher: Ash Tree Pub
ISBN: 0961462086
Release Date: 1996-04-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

The classic text for natural child rearing, now revised and expanded. Remedies, recipes, and fascinating lore on nourishing and healing children naturally.

Cats Naturally

Author: Juliette De Bairacli Levy
Publisher:
ISBN: 0571162312
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Pets

Offers diet charts to maintain a cat's good health, lists plants that cats instinctively use to keep themselves well, and suggests proven herbal treatments for feline ailments

Alternative Treatments for Ruminant Animals

Author: Paul Dettloff
Publisher:
ISBN: 1601730128
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

Drawing on 40 plus years of veterinary practice, Dr. Paul Dettloff presents a natural, sustainable approach to ruminant health. Copiously illustrated chapters break down the animal into its interrelated biological systems: digestive, reproductive, respiratory, circulatory, musculoskeletal and more. Also includes a chapter on nosodes, with vaccination programs for dairy cattle, sheep and goats.

Natural Cattle Care

Author: Pat Coleby
Publisher: Acres USA
ISBN: 0911311688
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Natural Cattle Care encompasses every facet of farm management, from the mineral components of the soils cattle graze over, to issues of fencing, shelter and feed regimens. Coleby presents a comprehensive analysis of farming techniques that keep the health of the animal in mind. She brings a wealth of animal husbandry experiences to bear in this analysis of the serious problems of contemporary farming practices, focusing on how poor soils lead to mineral-deficient plants and ailing farm animals. Coleby provides system-level solutions and specific remedies for optimizing cattle health and productivity.

Common Herbs for Natural Health

Author: Juliette De Bairacli-Levy
Publisher: Ash Tree Pub
ISBN: 0961462094
Release Date: 1996-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Common Herbs for Natural Health is an essential herbal for the newcomer to the expert. Juliette de Bairacli utilizes her Gypsy wisdom and decades of studying herbs and healing to create a book filled with natural remedies and recipes. What a treasure! Her respect and love for the plants, the earth, and the medicinal knowledge garnered from people of all ethnic origins is powerful, practical, and sensible. My gardens and personal health are already benefiting from this intelligent and tender book.