Derek Hall

Derek Hall is a freelance author and editor, specialising in natural history, including pets. He has an Honours degree in biology from London University.
As editor, Derek has produced numerous pet books, covering a range of subjects, including aquarium fish, horses, cats, dogs, cage birds and small mammals (rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils, etc). He was also editor of the successful partwork Living Countryside, and has given practical talks on nature watching.

Derek's books include guides on keeping chickens, bee-keeping, and dog breeds and their care. He has owned and trained dogs ranging from pedigree Fox Terriers and Springer Spaniels to ‘rescued’ cross-breeds.


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