Pets by Royal Appointment: The Royal Family and their Animals

by Brian Hoey | Pets & Animals | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 1849546037 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingyorkshire-lasswing of Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom on 10/19/2016
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Amazon Editorial Review

The Royals say they can do without many things, but not their animals. They are suspicious of practically everyone outside their own family, so the only creatures they really trust are not of the human variety. For countless monarchs and their consorts, cats, dogs, horses, even the occasional parrot, have acted as constant, faithful companions, unquestioning allies, and surrogate children for generations. The only time the Queen and Princess Anne have been known to shed tears in public was when one of their favorite horses died. And Her Majesty's corgis, the most disliked creatures at Court, even have their own "royal" cemeteries in all the royal residences and each has its own "mini-palace" immediately outside their mistress's sitting room in Buckingham Palace.

Members of the royal family, from the Queen to her youngest grandchild, are taught to ride almost as soon as they can walk and, even at the age of eighty-six, Her Majesty still rides every weekend at Windsor—and refuses to wear a hard hat. This engrossing book traces the fascination of the royals with their animals—including intimate details of each of the present and early members of the family's favorite pets, with anecdotes relating to each of them and their idiosyncrasies. Pets by Royal Appointment makes essential reading for royal watchers and pet lovers alike.

Journal Entry 2 by wingyorkshire-lasswing at Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom on Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Released 3 yrs ago (10/20/2016 UTC) at Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom

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This is on its way to the winner of the Royal Flush Sweeps, I saw on your profile that you like animals so I thought that you might like this :-)

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Journal Entry 3 by HDeaton27 at Nederland, Texas USA on Thursday, January 05, 2017
I was so happy to receive this book! I love the royal family and animals! I could've gotten a better book! Thank you so much and have a wonderful and blessed day, I received this book in the royal flush sweeps

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