WorldCat Identities

Vriends, Matthew M. 1937-

Overview
Works: 222 works in 483 publications in 2 languages and 29,274 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Recipient, Other, Creator
Classifications: SF473.C6, 636.6865
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matthew M Vriends
Ferrets : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, diseases, behavior, and breeding by Chuck Morton( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything about the purchase, care, nutrition, diseases, behavior, and breeding of ferrets
Gerbils : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, diseases, breeding, and behavior by Raymond Gudas( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything about the purchase, care, nutrition, diseases, behavior, and breeding of gerbils
Cockatiels : everything about acquisition, care, nutrition, and diseases by Annette Wolter( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An owner's manual providing advice on housing, feeding, care, purchase, diseases, breeding, and characteristics of cockatiels
Lovebirds : everything about housing, care, nutrition, breeding, and diseases : with a special chapter, Understanding lovebirds by Matthew M Vriends( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On t.p.: Everything about housing, care, nutrition, breeding, and diseases : with a special chapter, Understanding lovebirds
Simon & Schuster's guide to pet birds by Matthew M Vriends( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 206 species of cage and aviary birds, all illustrated in full color, with information on Classification, Characteristics, Habitat, Distibution, and Captivity
Cocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training : with a special chapter on understanding cocker spaniels by Jaime J Sucher( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expert answers questions on selecting, feeding, grooming, training, and breeding cocker spaniels
The new goat handbook : housing, care, feeding, sickness, and breeding : with a special chapter on using the milk, meat, and hair by Ulrich Jaudas( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goats: housing, care, feeding, sickness, and breeding
Parakeets by Earl Schneider( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a parakeet
Hamsters : how to take care of them and understand them by Otto von Frisch( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains information about the purchase, care and feeding, illnesses and behavior of hamsters
The new parrot handbook : everything about purchase, acclimation, care, diet, disease, and behavior of parrots, with a special chapter on raising parrots by Werner Lantermann( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barron's Handbooks for bird owners and breeders are written, designed, and illustrated in much the same attractive fashion as Complete Pet Owner's Manuals. However, most Handbooks are somewhat longer and more extensive in their coverage, the longest among them running to about 160 pages
The new rabbit handbook : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, and behavior by Lucia E Roesel-Parent( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different breeds of rabbits, briefly traces their history, and offers advice on health care and grooming
Hedgehogs : how to take care of them and understand them by Matthew M Vriends( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers advice on handling, feeding, grooming, housing, and caring for ferrets, and describes their history and behavior
Beekeeping : a practical guide for the novice beekeeper : buying bees, management, rearing, honey production : special section, the beekeeper's yearly work cycle by Werner Melzer( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers all aspects of beekeeping
Pigeons : everything about purchase, care, management, diet, diseases, and behavior of pigeons : with a special chapter, Understanding pigeons by Matthew M Vriends( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic guide to care of pet pigeons
Parakeets : how to take care of them and understand them by Annette Wolter( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert advice, handsome full-color photos, and drawings to answer all your questions about raising healthy, happy parakeets. Up-to-date, informative, and clear enough for young pet owners. more than 40 full-color color photos
The cockatiel handbook by Matthew M Vriends( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The information you need to raise healthy cockatiels
Parrots and related birds by Henry J Bates( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various parrots of the world. with aspects of caring for a pet parrot, including selection, housing, feeding, grooming, and training
The new saltwater aquarium handbook : everthing about setting up a marine aquarium, aquarium conditioning and maintenance, selecting fish and invertebrates, nutrition, and disease control by George C Blasiola( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new salt water aquarium handbook
Rottweilers : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training by Kerry V Kern( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training : filled with full-color photographs
 
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Simon & Schuster's guide to pet birds
Alternative Names
Teind, Thijs van 1937-

Vriends, Mathijs Maria Cornelis Helena Martinus 1937-

Vriends, Matthew 1937-

Vriends, T. 1937-

Vriends, T. (Thijs), 1937-

Vriends, Thijs 1937-

Vriends, Thijs 1937- Czn

Vriends, Thijs, Czn., 1937-

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Cockatiels : everything about acquisition, care, nutrition, and diseasesLovebirds : everything about housing, care, nutrition, breeding, and diseases : with a special chapter, Understanding lovebirdsSimon & Schuster's guide to pet birdsCocker spaniels : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, behavior, and training : with a special chapter on understanding cocker spanielsThe new goat handbook : housing, care, feeding, sickness, and breeding : with a special chapter on using the milk, meat, and hairParakeetsThe new parrot handbook : everything about purchase, acclimation, care, diet, disease, and behavior of parrots, with a special chapter on raising parrotsThe new rabbit handbook : everything about purchase, care, nutrition, breeding, and behavior