Get the Scoop on Animal Poop: From Lions to Tapeworms: 251 Cool Facts about Scat, Frass, Dung, and More! (Google eBook)

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Charlesbridge Publishing, Aug 1, 2013 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 80 pages
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Poop gets a bad rap, but itís really very cool and useful. Animals use poop in many different ways: to trick predators and prey, send messages, feed themselves and their babies, build homes, mark their territories, and more. Young readers will discover why rabbits, hamsters, pigs and gorillas eat their own feces (gross!), why some ground-nesting birds circle their eggs with poop, and how caterpillars can build umbrellas made of poop to hide under. There are so many ways to use poop, it is a shame to waste it.
  

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Review: Get the Scoop on Animal Poop

User Review  - Tina Mcconkie - Goodreads

This science book is full of interesting facts about poop! What kid would not love this book? The illustrations are all bright photographs. I found the simple text full of easily explained science ... Read full review

Review: Get the Scoop on Animal Poop

User Review  - Jessica Bennett - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this. I thought it was a funny but informative way to talk about poop. It covered a lot more animals that I thought that it would. It also provided a lot of pictures which I thought ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Dawn Cusick enjoys making science education fun for both kids and adults. In addition to writing children's animal behavior books, she is a college biology instructor. She is the author of ANIMAL TONGUES and BUG BUTTS, also published by EarlyLight Books.

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