Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 8 - E-Book
  • Author : R. Eric Miller
  • Release Date : 31 July 2014
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 792
  • ISBN 13 : 9781455773992

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Book excerpt: Logically organized by taxonomic groups, this up-to-date text covers the diagnosis and treatment of all zoo animal species and free-ranging wildlife, including amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and fish, unlikely to be seen by private practice veterinarians. Featuring full-color images, the consistent, user-friendly format supplies information on each animal’s biology, unique anatomy, special physiology, reproduction, restraint and handling, housing requirements, nutrition and feeding, surgery and anesthesia, diagnostics, therapeutics, and diseases. Global authorship includes multinational contributors who offer expert information on different species from around the world. "Veterinary care of non-traditional species is a rapidly progressing field and this title is the much awaited updated version of this zoo and wildlife practitioner’s ‘bible’. Reviewed by: Charlotte Day on behalf of The Veterinary Record, Oct 14 Global authorship includes internationally recognized authors who have contributed new chapters focusing on the latest research and clinical management of captive and free-ranging wild animals from around the world. Zoological Information Management System chapter offers the latest update on this brand new system that contains a worldwide wealth of information. General taxonomy-based format provides a comprehensive text for sharing information in zoo and wildlife medicine. Concise tables provide quick reference to key points in the references. NEW! All new authors have completely revised the content to provide fresh perspectives from leading experts in the field on the latest advances in zoo and wild animal medicine. NEW! Color images vividly depict external clinical signs for more accurate recognition and diagnosis.

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Fowler s Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine Volume 8 E Book

Author : R. Eric Miller,Murray E. Fowler
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
Genre : Medical
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Logically organized by taxonomic groups, this up-to-date text covers the diagnosis and treatment of all zoo animal species and free-ranging wildlife, including amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and fish, unlikely to be seen by private practice veterinarians. Featuring full-color images, the consistent, user-friendly format supplies information on each animal’s biology, ...

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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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Publisher : Saunders
Genre : Uncategorized
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Bringing together a globally diverse range of timely topics related to zoo and wild animals, Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 9 is an invaluable tool for any professional working directly with wildlife and zoo animals. The text's user-friendly format guides readers through biology, anatomy, and special physiology; reproduction; restraint ...

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Genre : Medical
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Genre : Medical
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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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Publisher : University of Chicago Press
Genre : Science
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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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