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Animal Behavior: An Evolutionary Approach
by John ALCOCK
Hardcover from Sinauer Associates, Inc.
ISBN: 0878930175
 
Dr. Pitcairn s New Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs and Cats
Dr. Pitcairn's New Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs and Cats
by Richard H. Pitcairn, Susan Hubble Pitcairn
Paperback from Rodale Books
Media Published: 2005-
ISBN: 157954973X
Over 400,000 copies of this treasured classic have been sold since its original publication more than 20 years ago
The book that is the definitive guide to a natural lifestyle for dogs and cats is now completely updated and revised--for the first time in 9 years. Writing with the warmth and compassion that have won them a national following, veterinarian Richard H. Pitcairn and his wife Susan Hubble Pitcairn, noted specialists in chemical-free nutrition and natural healing for pets, show dog and cat owners how to provide the very best in companionship and lifelong care.
They now cover environmental matters, including pollutants both inside the home and out, as well as recent hot-button topics, such as Mad Cow disease, Lyme disease, and the West Nile virus. They've updated dozens of recipes for delicious and healthful pet food and treats. With a guide to handling emergencies and an in-depth "Quick Reference" section, they give specific instructions for preventing, diagnosing, and treating a wide range of animal diseases and disorders-with special attention to homeopathic, herbal, and nutritional remedies.
 
Dog Owner s Home Veterinary Handbook
Dog Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook
by Debra M. Eldredge DVM, Liisa D. Carlson DVM, Delbert G. Carlson DVM, James M. Giffin MD
Hardcover from Howell Book House
ISBN: 0470067853

The classic bestseller--expanded and updated

The guide dog lovers have relied on for more than twenty-seven years, this handbook has been extensively revised to include the latest information on everything from canine healthcare to nutrition to holistic treatments. Dog Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook, Fourth Edition, is the definitive guide for every dog owner. It puts vital information at your fingertips, with:

    An index of signs and symptoms to help you find information fast

    Clearly written, step-by-step directions for handling common canine ailments and problems

    A chapter on emergencies that explains what to do immediately for shock, broken bones, burns, dehydration, heat stroke, poisoning, insect stings and bites, wounds, and more

    Hundreds of photos and drawings that illustrate what to look for and what to do to provide the best care for your dog

    A glossary of terms

With this guide, you'll know when to rush your pet to the vet and when you can begin treatment at home. You'll communicate more effectively with your vet. You'll have the latest information on every aspect of your dog's medical care when you need it. This is the hands-on reference you'll trust again and again.

Open the front cover and the first two pages you see contain the Index of Signs and Symptoms, from Abdomen (painful, swollen, distended, and tucked up) to Weight loss, Wheezing, and Whining (continual). There's a comprehensive index in back, of course, running the gamut from Abortion to Zinc-Responsive Dermatosis, which is all very useful, but when your pooch is in pain, it's great to be able to turn, with the minimum of folderol, to the page that says to relax, it's nothing a bit of extra grooming won't fix, or alternatively to hightail it over to the vet hospital. It's a wonderful reference for any dog owner, with chapters on emergencies (such as burns, dehydration, and poisoning), as well as worms, infectious diseases, skin care, and canine eyes, ears, and nose. There are chapters on the digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems, the nervous, musculoskeletal, and urinary systems, plus dog sex, whelping, puppy pediatrics, geriatrics, and chapters on cancers and medications. In short, it covers every health dimension a dog owner might want to know more about, identifies the possible causes, helps you determine the severity of the condition, and indicates what treatments or actions to take to best insure your dog's good health. --Stephanie Gold

 
Basic Animal Nutrition and Feeding
by D.C. Church, Wilson G. Pond
Paperback from John Wiley & Sons Inc
ISBN: 0471875147

This fifth edition arms readers with the latest information on nutrient metabolism and the formulation of diets from an array of available feedstuffs. The authors discuss animals' role in ecological balance, environmental stability and sustainable agriculture and food production. A new chapter on the regulation of nutrient partitioning offers a lively and timely discussion of emerging technologies in modifying and increasing efficiency of nutrient metabolism and animal food composition. A new chapter on toxic minerals in the food chain addresses the role of agricultural production animal nutrition in protecting the environment from toxic levels of minerals and nitrogen in the food chain.

 
Atlas of Veterinary Hematology: Blood and Bone Marrow of Domestic Animals
by John W. Harvey
(Paperback -- January 15, )
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The Complete Book of Foaling: An Illustrated Guide for the Foaling Attendant
by Karen E. N. Hayes
Listed under Horses

Cancer in Dogs and Cats: Medical and Surgical Management
by Wallace B. Morrison
Listed under Veterinary Oncology

Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction
by Edward C. Feldman

Canine & Feline Nutrition: A Resource for Companion Animal Professionals
by Linda P. Case

Canine and Feline Theriogenology
by Shirley D. Johnston, Margaret V. Root-Kustritz, Patricia N. S. Olson, WB Saunders Company
Hardcover from W B Saunders

Canine Epilepsy: An Owner's Guide to Living With and Without Seizures
by Caroline D. Levin

Canine Ophthalmology: An Atlas and Text
by Keith C. Barnett

Canine Genetic Diseases (CD-ROM)
by Donald F. Patterson

Common Diseases of Companion Animals
by Alleice Summers

Common Small Animal Medical Diagnoses: An Algorithmic Approach
by Charlotte Davies et al.
Book Description:
This valuable clinical tool presents an algorithmic approach to the differential diagnosis of multiple medical presentations commonly seen in daily veterinary practice. Problems are presented as signs, symptoms and laboratory abnormalities to simulate the way in which a veterinarian works toward a diagnosis. Each algorithm presumes that the first test performed has been a thorough history and physical examination, and from this point it relies on the use of clinical examination and diagnostic texts to progressively narrow a larger list of diagnoses for any given problem. Common Small Animal Medical Diagnoses offers an easy and cost-effective way to quickly rule out possible conditions and arrive at a manageable list of differential diagnoses. 
Paperback: 261 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.50 x 8.50 x 11.25 
Publisher: W B Saunders; 1st edition (January 15, ) 
ISBN: 0721684785 

The Chicken Health Handbook
by Gail Damerow, Amanda Haar (Editor)
(Paperback -- June )

Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians
by Dennis M. McCurnin (Editor), Joanna M. Bassert (Editor)
(Hardcover -- July 17, )

Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery
by Elizabeth V. Hillyer (Editor), et al
(Paperback -- January 15, )

Merck Veterinary Manual
by Susan E. Aiello, et al
Hardcover: 2305 pages
Merck & Co; ISBN: 0911910298; 8th edition (April 15, )

Equine Massage: A Practical Guide
by Jean-Pierre Hourdebaigt
(Spiral-bound -- January )

Manual of Raptors, Pigeons and Waterfowl
by Peter H. Beynon, Neil A. Forbes, Nigel H. Harcourt-Brown
Paperback from Iowa State University Press

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Opportunities in Animal and Pet Care Careers (Vgm Opportunities Series (Paper))
by Mary Price Lee, Richard S. Lee (Contributor)
(Paperback -- October 1993)

Color Atlas of Veterinary Anatomy: The Dog & Cat
by Stanley H. Done, Peter C. Goody, Susan A. Evans, Neil C. Stickland
Paperback from Mosby

The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline
by Lawrence Patrick Tilley, et al
(Hardcover -- September )

Handbook of Veterinary Anesthesia
by William W. Muir
Listed under Anesthesiology

Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook
by James M. Giffin
Listed under Horses

Large Animal Internal Medicine
by Bradford P., Dvm. Smith
Book Description: The new, third edition of the "gold standard" in the field has been completely revised and updated, reflecting large animal internal medicine as it is practiced today. In a single, comprehensive volume, it covers virtually everything the busy practitioner needs to know on the subject. Using a problem-oriented approach to the diagnosis of diseases of horses, cattle, sheep, and goats, it teaches readers how to diagnose based on what they observe and what the laboratory and diagnostic tests reveal. Complete lists of common, less common, and uncommon diseases associated with particular signs or symptoms are given in easy-to-find boxes, and the clinician is given an approach to each manifestation of disease and a method to work toward a diagnosis. Readers will also find guidance on treating problems symptomatically, a method that is commonly used in everyday practice. In addition, interpretation of abnormalities is made easier with complete lists of diseases associated with a given laboratory abnormality provided in handy boxes. 
(Hardcover -- June 11, )

Clinical Anatomy & Physiology for Veterinary Technicians
by Joanna M. Bassert, Thomas P. Colville
Listed under Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology

Spurgeon's Color Atlas of Large Animal Anatomy: The Essentials
by Thomas O. McCracken (Editor), Robert A. Kainer (Editor)
Listed under Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology

The Cat Who Cried for Help: Attitudes, Emotions, and the Psychology of Cats
by Nicholas Dodman
(Paperback -- February 2, )

Clinical Behavioral Medicine for Small Animals
by Karen L. Overall (Paperback -- January 15, )

Successful Dog Breeding: The Complete Handbook of Canine Midwifery
by Chris Walkowicz, et al
(Hardcover -- January )

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian
by Signe J. Plunkett

The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline
by Larry P. Tilley

The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline [book & Cd-Rom edition]
by Larry P. Tilley

The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Dermatology
by Karen Helton Rhodes

Saunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary
by D. C. Blood, V. P. Studdert
(Paperback -- January 15, )

Small Animal Surgery
by Theresa Welch Fossum, Laura Pardi Duprey, Michael D. Willard, Ann L. Johnson
Listed under Veterinary Surgery

Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine: Diseases of the Dog and Cat (2-Volume Set)
by Stephen J. Ettinger, Edward C. Feldman
Hardcover from W B Saunders

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Dogs and Cats
by David C. Twedt

Genetic Diseases of Dogs: A Guide to Diagnosis and Control
by Donald F. Patterson
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Genetic Diseases of Dogs: A Guide to Diagnosis Information (book with CD-ROM)
by Patterson

UC Davis Book of Dogs : The Complete Medical Reference Guide for Dogs and Puppies
by School of Veterinary Medicine Staff, Mordecai Siegal
Listed under Dog Care & Health
 

Veterinary Parasitology: Reference Manual
by William J. Foreyt (Spiral-bound -- October 15, )

Veterinary Ethics: Animal Welfare, Client Relations, Competition and Collegiality
by Jerrold Tannenbaum
(Paperback -- January 15, )

Veterinarians Guide to Natural Remedies for Dogs : Safe and Effective Alternative Treatments and Healing Techniques from the Nations Top Holistic Veterinarians
by Martin Zucker
(Paperback -- February )

Veterinarians Guide to Natural Remedies for Dogs: Safe and Effective Alternative Treatments and Healing Techniques from the Nations Top Holistic Veterinarians
by Martin Zucker

Veterinary Drug Handbook
by Donald C. Plumb
Listed under Veterinary Pharmacology

The Veterinarians' Guide to Your Dog's Symptoms: Your Pet Can't Speak, but Its Symptoms Can
by Michael Garvey (Editor), et al
(Paperback -- June )

Veterinarians Guide to Natural Remedies for Cats : Safe and Effective Alternative Treatments and Healing Techniques from the Nations Top Holistic Veterinarians
by Martin Zucker
(Paperback -- February )

Veterinary Medical School Admission Requirements: 2002 Edition for 2003 Matriculation
(Paperback -- May )
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Treatment of Behavior Problems in Dogs and Cats: A Guide for the Small Animal Veterinarian
by Henry R. Askew
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