What Do They Do with All That Poo?

What Do They Do with All That Poo?

Find out what happens to all of the poo at the zoo in this funny and factual picture book!

There are so many different kinds of animals at the zoo, and they each make lots and lots (and sometimes LOTS!) of poo. So what do zoos do with all of that poo? This zany, fact-filled romp explores zoo poo, from cube-shaped wombat poo to white hyena scat, and all of the places it ends up, including in science labs and elephant-poo paper—even backyard gardens!

Title:What Do They Do with All That Poo?
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781481479868
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About Jane Kurtz

Jane Kurtz was born in Portland, Oregon, but when she was two years old, her parents moved to Ethiopia. Jane grew up in Maji, a small town in the southwest corner of the country.


    What Do They Do with All That Poo? Reviews

  • Melissa

    If you have kids, poo books are just all the rage, right? But it's more fun as the reader when the facts you learn are fascinating. Who knew poo books could teach so much? The 4 year old always giggle...

  • Vicki

    I absolutely loved all of the facts in this book! I can totally picture reading this with my nephews and having them laugh their heads off and also learn a bunch. The only problem is the answer to the...

  • Garrett

    Why do I love this non-fiction children's book about poo so much?No, I'm asking--please explain it to me. WHY?...

  • Earl

    A fascinating read about the different kinds of poop zoo animals have and the various ways they are used afterwards....

  • Heidi

    While the subject of this book is rather gross, it's also a fact of life. And the title question is a good one. I have to admit that when I heard the title for the first time, I was both grossed out a...

  • Kristen

    There is a lot I like about this book. First off, the illustrations are nice (even when they are picturing poo). It kind of reminds me of Curious George.Secondly, they have two sizes of fonts of each ...

  • Amanda

    This book is fascinating and disgusting. The Victorian in me has never wondered what zoos do with animal waste. I would have never picked this book off the shelf; I only read it because it was require...

  • Alisha

    Great informative book about animal poo. Answers questions like: why is hyena's poop white? Do lions hide their poo like domestic cats? What animal has square poo? And of course, what do zoo's do with...

  • Emily

    This is actually one of the most interesting books I've read in a long, long time. Who knew that wombat poo is cubical? Who knew about wombat poo?If you get paper from me for Christmas, you might cons...

  • Yamile Méndez

    Oh! I love dit soooo much!...