Manual of Exotic Pet Practice

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice
Author: Mark A. Mitchell,Thomas N. Tully
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 546
Release: 2009
ISBN: 1416001190
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice Book Excerpt:

This practical, user-friendly resource provides essential information on the care and treatment of exotic pets. Coverage includes common health and nutritional issues, as well as restraint techniques, lab values, drug dosages, and special equipment needed to treat exotic animals.

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice
Author: MARK. TULLY MITCHELL (THOMAS N., JR.),Thomas N. Tully, Jr.
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2021-05-13
ISBN: 9780323533584
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice

Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice
Author: Mark A. Mitchell,Thomas N. Tully, Jr.
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2016
ISBN: 1455740845
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice Book Excerpt:

"Companion trext to Manual of exotic pet practice"--Preface.

Therapeutics An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Therapeutics  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Exotic Animal Practice  E Book
Author: Yvonne R.A. van Zeeland
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2018-04-26
ISBN: 0323583814
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Therapeutics An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice focuses on Therapeutics, with topics including: Metabolic scaling and other methods used to extrapolate drug dosages for exotics; Update on antiviral therapies in birds; Multiresistant bacteria in exotic animal medicine: fact or faux?; Emergency drugs and fluid therapy in exotics; Guidelines for treatment of toxicities in exotic animals; Nutraceuticals in exotic animal medicine; Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamics modelling of analgesic drugs; Psychoactive drugs in avian medicine; Cardiovascular drugs in avian and small mammal medicine; Gastrointestinal drugs in small mammal medicine; Update on cancer treatment in exotics; Drug delivery methods with emphasis on low stress handling while medicating exotic animal; and Compounding and extra-label use of drugs in exotic animal medicine.

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets
Author: Anna Meredith,Cathy Johnson Delaney
Publsiher: BSAVA
Total Pages: 300
Release: 2010-05-03
ISBN: 9781905319169
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets Book Excerpt:

This remains the Foundation Manual for information across the range of exotic pets, from small mammals, through birds, reptiles and amphibians, to invertebrates. Commoner pets, such as rabbits, rodents and budgies retain their place. However, the ever-increasing range of non-traditional pets encountered by the veterinary surgeon in practice is reflected in coverage of some new groups, such as marsupials, ratites and crocodilians.

Hematology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice

Hematology  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Exotic Animal Practice
Author: Terry Campbell
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 201
Release: 2014-12-24
ISBN: 0323355978
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Hematology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice Book Excerpt:

This issue, Guest Edited by Dr. Terry Campbell, focuses on Hematology in Exotic Animals. The comprehensive list of topics includes: Hematology of the Domestic Ferret (Mustela putorius furo), Hematological Assessment in Pet Rabbits: Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematological Assessment in Pet Guinea Pigs (Cavia porcellus): Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematology of Camelids, Avian Hematology, Fish Hematology and Associated Disorders, and more!

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine
Author: Marie Kubiak
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2020-08-24
ISBN: 1119389992
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine Book Excerpt:

Easy-to-use, comprehensive reference covering the less common species encountered in general veterinary practice Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine provides easy-to-access, detailed information on a wide variety of exotic species that can be encountered in general veterinary practice. Offering excellent coverage of topics such as basic techniques, preventative health measures, and a formulary for each species, each chapter uses the same easy-to-follow format so that users can find information quickly while working in the clinic. Presented in full colour, with over 400 photographs, the book gives small animal practitioners the confidence to handle and treat more familiar pets such as budgerigars, African grey parrots, bearded dragons, corn snakes, tortoises, pygmy hedgehogs, hamsters and rats. Other species that may be presented less frequently including skunks, marmosets, sugar gliders, koi carp, chameleons and terrapins are also covered in detail to enable clinicians to quickly access relevant information. Provides comprehensive coverage of many exotic pet species that veterinarians may encounter in general practice situations Presents evidence-based discussions of topics including biological parameters, husbandry, clinical evaluation, hospitalization requirements, common medical and surgical conditions, radiographic imaging, and more The Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine is an ideal one-stop reference for the busy general practitioner seeing the occasional exotic animal, veterinary surgeons with an established exotic animal caseload, veterinary students and veterinary nurses wishing to further their knowledge.

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine E Book

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine   E Book
Author: Margi Sirois
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2022-01-01
ISBN: 0323778178
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine E Book Book Excerpt:

Learn the veterinary technician’s role in the care of exotic pets and animals used in biomedical research! Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine: Principles and Procedures, 3rd Edition helps you gain the knowledge and skills needed to ensure animal health and well-being. It covers animal husbandry, restraint and handling, and diseases, and provides guidelines to key clinical procedures such as blood collection, medication administration, anesthesia, and diagnostic imaging. Research-related information addresses the ethical concerns of exotic pet ownership, as well as the benefits and humane use of animals in research. Written by noted veterinary technology educator Margi Sirois, this text is a must-have resource for all caretakers of lab animals. Comprehensive coverage prepares you to work with all types of animals by addressing a wide variety of species including rats, mice, rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, hamsters, gerbils, nonhuman primates, amphibians, fish, reptiles, birds, farm animals, and cats and dogs; it also covers topics such as animal species, the laboratory setting, regulatory guidelines, and ethical considerations. Consistent organization of each species chapter makes it easy to quickly identify similarities and differences among various laboratory animals. Current information on legal, moral, and ethical issues includes legal requirements, the protocols guiding lab animal use, animal exploitation, and animal rights. Discussion of specific uses for each species in biomedical research provides a perspective that helps you explain the benefits of animal use in providing high-quality research data. Technician Notes highlight important points and provide helpful tips to improve your knowledge and skills. Learning objectives, key points, and chapter review questions make studying easier. NEW! Comprehensive coverage of poultry includes the increasingly popular backyard chickens, as well as commonly performed procedures and in-depth information on housing, restraint, nutrition, common diseases, diagnostics, and therapeutics. NEW photographs show the latest technology available in laboratory and exotic animal medicine.

Cardiology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Cardiology  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Exotic Animal Practice  E Book
Author: Michael Pees
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2022-04-16
ISBN: 0323848915
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cardiology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

In this issue of Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice, guest editor Dr. Michael Pees brings his considerable expertise to the topic of Cardiology. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as comparative and functional anatomy of the sauropsid heart, heart diseases in reptiles, heart disease diagnosis and therapy in pet birds, ferret cardiology, and more. Contains 10 relevant, practice-oriented topics including spectral-CT contrast study: demonstration of the avian cardiovascular anatomy and function; histopathological findings in the cardiovascular system of psittacidae in routine diagnostics; more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on cardiology in exotic animal practice, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice
Author: Mark Mitchell,Thomas N. Tully, Jr.
Publsiher: W B Saunders Company
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2008-03-04
ISBN: 9781455734825
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice Book Excerpt:

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; The only book of its kind with in-depth coverage of the most common exotic species presented in practice, this comprehensive guide prepares you to treat invertebrates, fish, amphibians and reptiles, birds, marsupials, North American wildlife, and small mammals such as ferrets, rabbits, and rodents. Organized by species, each chapter features vivid color images that demonstrate the unique anatomic, medical, and surgical features of each species. This essential reference also provides a comprehensive overview of biology, husbandry, preventive medicine, common disease presentations, zoonoses, and much more. Other key topics include common health and nutritional issues as well as restraint techniques, lab values, drug dosages, and special equipment needed to treat exotics. Brings cutting-edge information on all exotic species together in one convenient resource. Offers essential strategies for preparing your staff to properly handle and treat exotic patients. Features an entire chapter on equipping your practice to accommodate exotic species, including the necessary equipment for housing, diagnostics, pathology, surgery, and therapeutics. Provides life-saving information on CPR, drugs, and supportive care for exotic animals in distress. Discusses wildlife rehabilitation, with valuable information on laws and regulations, establishing licensure, orphan care, and emergency care. Includes an entire chapter devoted to the emergency management of North American wildlife. Offers expert guidance on treating exotics for practitioners who may not be experienced in exotic pet care.

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets
Author: Patricia V. Turner,Marina L. Brash,Dale A. Smith
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2017-11-29
ISBN: 0813818311
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets Book Excerpt:

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets presents a ready reference for veterinarians, veterinary pathologists, and technicians who work with small mammal companion animals. Provides up-to-date, practical information on common disease conditions in small mammal companion animals Offers chapters logically organized by species, with comprehensive information on diagnosing diseases in each species Takes a practical, system-based approach to individual disease conditions Covers clinical signs, laboratory diagnostics, gross pathology, histopathology, and differential diagnoses in detail Includes relevant information for conventional breeding operations and breeding facilities, with strategies for disease management in herds and colonies Features information on normal anatomy in included species to assist in recognizing pathology

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine E Book

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine   E Book
Author: Margi Sirois
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2015-07-24
ISBN: 0323353940
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine E Book Book Excerpt:

Learn how to properly handle and care for lab animals and exotic species with Laboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine, Principles and Procedures, 2nd Edition. This comprehensive resource provides the latest anatomy, physiology, and taxonomy information on a wide variety of species — including birds, reptiles and amphibians, rats and mice, guinea pigs, hamsters, rabbits, gerbils, ferrets, wildlife, woodchucks, armadillos, frogs, and fish. Coverage also includes a number of commonly performed procedures (such as blood collection, medicine administration, and animal husbandry) and in-depth information on housing, restraint, nutrition, common diseases, diagnostics, and therapeutics. Research-related information, including legal and ethical issues surrounding exotic animals being kept as pets, as well as the humane use of animals in research, make this text a must-have resource for any aspiring vet tech or professional who must work with lab animals. Comprehensive coverage addresses a wide variety of species (rats, mice, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, ferrets, rabbits, nonhuman primates, swine, chinchillas, armadillos, amphibians, reptiles, birds, fish, farm animals, and cats and dogs) and covers a wide variety of topics (such as animal species, the laboratory setting, regulatory guidelines, and ethical considerations) to fully prepare students for work with all types of animals. Consistent organization of each species chapter makes it easy for students to quickly identify similarities and differences among various laboratory animals. The latest information on laws and ethics related to lab animal medicine cover the areas of pain management, use, care, and more. Review questions at the end of each chapter allow students to assess their knowledge of the material. Discussion of specific uses for each species in biomedical research gives students a perspective on animal use that allows them to explain the benefits of animal use as required by veterinary technology program accreditation procedure. Boxes and tables list anatomic and physiologic data for each species. NEW! Updated design features more high-quality, full-color illustrations and a revised reader-friendly layout with learning objectives and key points to make content easier to follow.

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry
Author: Ron E. Banks,Julie M. Sharp,Sonia D. Doss,Deborah A. Vanderford
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2013-05-23
ISBN: 1118708857
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry Book Excerpt:

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry is a practical reference for assessing, handling, and treating small exotic animals in the veterinary clinic. Covering common species such as mice, hamsters, rabbits, and ferrets, the book focuses on nursing care, giving veterinary staff the information they need to work with these less-common patients. With information on basic anatomy, preventative care, and common diseases, Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of caring for small exotic mammals and communicating with owners.

Exotic Animal Care and Management

Exotic Animal Care and Management
Author: Vicki Judah,Kathy Nuttall
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2016-01-15
ISBN: 1305687868
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exotic Animal Care and Management Book Excerpt:

Focusing exclusively on the care of exotic species as pets, EXOTIC ANIMAL CARE AND MANAGEMENT, 2ND EDITION delves into the unique behaviors, diet, housing considerations, handling and restraint methods, medical concerns and clinical procedures related to the proper management of these animals. Reader-friendly and concise, each chapter covers a specific exotic animal commonly found in veterinary practice, including small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, intervtebrates, alpacas and llamas, miniature pigs and backyard chickens. Also included is an overview of specific concerns and zoonotic diseases associated with exotic animals so that veterinary technicians are fully prepared to contribute to their care and treatment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Surgery of Exotic Animals

Surgery of Exotic Animals
Author: R. Avery Bennett,Geoff W. Pye
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022-01-26
ISBN: 1119139589
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Surgery of Exotic Animals Book Excerpt:

Surgery of Exotic Animals The first book to provide veterinarians with in-depth guidance on exotic animal surgical principles and techniques As the popularity of exotic animals continues to grow, it is becoming increasingly important for veterinarians to be knowledgeable and skilled in common surgical procedures for a wide range of exotic species. Written for practitioners and board-certified surgeons with a working knowledge of domestic animal surgery, Surgery of Exotic Animals is the first clinical manual to provide comprehensive guidance on surgical principles and common procedures in exotic pets, zoo animals, and wildlife. Edited by internationally recognized leaders in exotic animal surgery and zoological medicine, this much-needed volume covers invertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and both terrestrial and marine mammals. Contributions from a team of surgery and zoo specialists offer detailed descriptions of common surgeries and provide a wealth of color images demonstrating how each procedure is performed—including regional anatomy and surgical approaches. An invaluable one-stop source of authoritative surgical information on exotic species, this book: Provides illustrated guidance on surgical principles and common surgeries performed in exotic species Describes general principles, instrumentation, equipment, suture materials, and magnification surgery Covers a wide range of procedures such as small and large mammal dental surgery, avian soft tissue surgery, reptile orthopedic surgery, and primate surgery Includes chapters on surgical oncology, megavertebrate laparoscopy, and minimally invasive surgery techniques Surgery of Exotic Animals is an indispensable clinical guide and reference for all private veterinary practitioners; exotic, zoo, and wildlife veterinarians; laboratory animal veterinarians; veterinary students; and veterinary technicians.

Emergency and Critical Care An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Emergency and Critical Care  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Exotic Animal Practice  E Book
Author: Margaret Fordham,Brian K. Roberts
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 361
Release: 2016-05-27
ISBN: 0323444873
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Emergency and Critical Care An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice focuses on Emergency and Critical Care. Articles include:. Basic Shock Physiology and Critical Care;Common Emergencies in Pet Birds; Emergency and Critical Care in Pet Birds; Common Emergencies of Small Mammals; Critical Care, Analgesia and Anesthesia of Small Mammals; Toxicologic Emergencies in Exotics; Common Wildlife Emergencies; Arachnid and Insect Emergency Care, Rabbit Physiology and Treatment for Shock? and more!

Manual of Exotic Pets

Manual of Exotic Pets
Author: Peter H. Beynon,British Small Animal Veterinary Association
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 312
Release: 1991
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Animals
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Advances and Updates in Internal Medicine An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Advances and Updates in Internal Medicine  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics  Exotic Animal Practice   E Book
Author: Kemba Marshall
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 294
Release: 2010-08-31
ISBN: 1455700770
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advances and Updates in Internal Medicine An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Exotic Animal Practice E Book Book Excerpt:

A current review of important internal medicine topics for the exotic animal practitioner! Articles will review metabolic bone disease, avian hepatic disorders, avian female reproductive disorders, proventricular dilatation disease, avian renal disorders, ferret neoplasia, amphibian internal disorders, koi reproductive disorders, thyroid tumors and lymphadenopathies in guinea pigs, reproductive reptilian disorders, disseminated idiopathic myositis in ferrets, gastric stasis in rabbits, and much more!

Clinical Cases in Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology

Clinical Cases in Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology
Author: Terry Campbell,Krystan R. Grant
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2011-06-09
ISBN: 0470961791
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Cases in Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology Book Excerpt:

Clinical Cases in Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology demonstrates how to use hemic cytology and cytodiagnosis as part of the assessment of an exotic animal patient, taking the reader through nearly 100 actual clinical cases. With a focus on cytological interpretation, the hands-on, practical approach facilitates learning, teaching, and comprehension. Well illustrated throughout, Clinical Cases in Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology is a helpful guide for exotics veterinarians, zoo and aquarium veterinarians, and veterinary hematologists.

Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology

Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology
Author: Terry W. Campbell,Krystan R. Grant
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2022-01-21
ISBN: 1119660262
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology Book Excerpt:

The newly revised Fifth Edition of Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology delivers a fully updated new edition of the most complete reference to hematology and cytology in exotic animals. The book features high-quality images and step-by-step descriptions of practical techniques. Organized by animal class to make it easier to quickly find critical information, the authors have included 45 new case studies to highlight the application of the content in a real-world setting. All major exotic animal groups are covered, including mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish. Clinicians seeking a decision-making aid for patient workup, treatment, and prognosis will find what they need in Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology. The book also includes: Thorough cellular descriptions unique to mammalian, avian, herptile, and fish species, with extensive discussions of blood and bone marrow sample collection and hematologic techniques for each group Comprehensive evaluation of the peripheral blood specific to mammals, birds, herptiles, and fish, as well as the evaluation of bone marrow Practical discussions of hematology case studies with applications to common real-world clinical problems Color atlas of hemic cells of select species for quick and easy reference Extensive examinations of cytodiagnosis and exploration of unique features within mammals, birds, herptiles, and fish, as well as cytology case studies and wet-mount cases in fish Access to video clips and additional case reports on a companion website Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology is an essential reference for veterinary clinical pathologists, anatomic pathologists, clinicians, and technicians, as well as for veterinary students taking courses involving exotic hematology and cytology.